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Key West at the southwesternmost end of the Florida Keys

Key West at the southwesternmost end of the Florida Keys

[caption id="attachment_151753" align="aligncenter" width="590"] US Southernmost point © Daniel Schwen/cc-by-sa-3.0[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]Key West is a city in and the county seat of Monroe County in Florida. The city encompasses the island of Key West, the part of Stock Island north of U.S. 1 (the Overseas Highway) (east), Sigsbee Park (north, originally known as Dredgers Key), Fleming Key (north), and Sunset Key (west, originally known as Tank Island). Both Fleming Key and Sigsbee Park are part of Naval Air Station Key We...

Smart City

Smart City

[caption id="attachment_196688" align="aligncenter" width="590"] © flickr.com - Wilgengebroed/cc-by-2.0[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]A smart city is an urban area that uses different types of electronic data collection sensors to supply information which is used to manage assets and resources efficiently. This includes data collected from citizens, devices, and assets that is processed and analyzed to monitor and manage traffic and transportation systems, power plants, water supply networks, waste management, law enforcement, info...

Theme Week Channel Islands - Sark

Theme Week Channel Islands - Sark

[caption id="attachment_151204" align="aligncenter" width="590"] © Phillip Capper[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]Sark is a small island in the Channel Islands in southwestern English Channel, off the French coast of Normandy. It is a Royal Fief, geographically located in the Channel Islands in the Bailiwick of Guernsey, with its own set of laws based on Norman law and its own parliament. It has a population of about 600. Sark's economy depends primarily on tourism. Sark has an area of 2.10 square miles (5.44 km2). Sercquiais...

Theme Week Rome - Villa Borghese, Villa Massimo and Villa Medici

Theme Week Rome - Villa Borghese, Villa Massimo and Villa Medici

[caption id="attachment_150695" align="aligncenter" width="590"] Galleria Borghese © Alessio Damato[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]VILLA BORGHESEVilla Borghese is a large landscape garden in the naturalistic English manner in Rome, containing a number of buildings, museums (see Galleria Borghese) and attractions. It is the second largest public park in Rome (80 hectares or 148 acres) after that of the Villa Doria Pamphili. The gardens were developed for the Villa Borghese Pinciana ("Borghese villa on the Pincian Hill"), built by the...

Gleneagles in Scotland

Gleneagles in Scotland

[caption id="attachment_152515" align="aligncenter" width="590"] Gleneagles Hotel and grounds © geograph.org.uk - Simon Ledingham/cc-by-sa-2.0[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]Gleneagles is a glen which connects with Glen Devon to form a pass through the Ochil Hills of Perth and Kinross in Scotland. The name's origin has nothing to do with eagles, and is a corruption of eaglais or ecclesia, meaning church, and refers to the chapel and well of Saint Mungo, which was restored as a memorial to the Haldane family which owns the Gleneagles...

Theme Week Ireland

Theme Week Ireland

[caption id="attachment_171137" align="aligncenter" width="590"] The English Market in Cork © flickr.com - WordRidden/cc-by-2.0[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]Ireland (Irish: Éire), also known as the Republic of Ireland (Poblacht na hÉireann), is occupying 26 of 32 counties of the island of Ireland. The capital and largest city is ...

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