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The Architect of the Capitol

The Architect of the Capitol

[caption id="attachment_27998" align="aligncenter" width="415"] Map of the United States Capitol Complex © Architect of the Capitol[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]The Architect of the Capitol (AOC) is the federal agency responsible for the maintenance, operation, development, and preservation of the United States Capitol Complex, and also the head of that agency. The Architect of the Capitol is in the legislative branch and is responsible to the United States Congress and the Supreme Court of the United States. The current A...

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Theme Week Paris - Arrondissement de l'Hôtel de Ville (4th)

Theme Week Paris - Arrondissement de l'Hôtel de Ville (4th)

[caption id="attachment_151905" align="aligncenter" width="590"] Paris Town Hall © Pol[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]Situated on the Right Bank of the River Seine, it is bordered to the west by the 1st arrondissement; to the north by the 3rd, to the east by the 11th and 12th, and to the south by the Seine and the 5th. The 4th arrondissement contains the Renaissance-era Paris City Hall. It also contains the Renaissance square of Place des Vosges, the overtly modern Pompidou Centre and the lively southern part of the medieval distric...

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The city of Derby in Derbyshire

The city of Derby in Derbyshire

[caption id="attachment_160830" align="aligncenter" width="590"] Sadler Gate © geograph.org.uk - Alan Heardman[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]Derby is a city and unitary authority in the East Midlands region of England. It lies upon the banks of the River Derwent and is located in the south of the ceremonial county of Derbyshire. In the 2001 census, the population of the city was 233,700, whilst that of the Derby Urban Area was 229,407. According to the 2001 census, Derby was at that time the 18th largest settlement in England, meas...

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Sailing boats for beginners - advantages of smaller boats

Sailing boats for beginners - advantages of smaller boats

[caption id="attachment_153705" align="aligncenter" width="520"] Skippi 750 © boat-duesseldorf.com[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]You are not yet a seasoned sailor but want to experience the joys of sailing on your very own boat together with your family or friends? If you are looking to start your sailing career, small sailing boats are perfect for you. Ideally suited for sailing beginners’ needs, they offer a number of advantages compared to their larger counterparts. Spontaneity and independence Not only are they less ...

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Interlaken in the Bernese Oberland

Interlaken in the Bernese Oberland

[caption id="attachment_151511" align="aligncenter" width="590"] View of Interlaken and Thunersee from Schynige Platte © Andrew Bossi[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]Interlaken is a municipality in the Interlaken-Oberhasli administrative district in the Canton of Bern in Switzerland, a well-known tourist destination in the Bernese Oberland. Interlaken is located between Lake Brienz to the east and Lake Thun to the west in the area called Bödeli. The town takes its name from its geographical position between the lakes (in Latin inter...

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Europe's End: The North Cape

Europe's End: The North Cape

[caption id="attachment_151704" align="aligncenter" width="590"] North Cape © W. Rebel[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]Nordkapp (or North Cape in English) is a municipality in Finnmark county, Norway. The administrative centre of the municipality is the village of Honningsvåg. Nordkapp (originally named Kjelvik) was separated from Porsanger on 1 July 1861. The western part of the island of Magerøya was transferred from the municipality of Måsøy to Nordkapp on 1 January 1984. The municipality encompasses mainly the island of Mager...

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Theme Week Abruzzo - L’Aquila

Theme Week Abruzzo - L’Aquila

[caption id="attachment_153293" align="aligncenter" width="590"] City center © flickr.com - elparainbow/cc-by-2.0[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]L'Aquila (meaning "The Eagle") is a city and comune in central Italy, both the capital city of the Abruzzo region and of the Province of L'Aquila. It has a population of 70,500 inhabitants. Laid out within medieval walls on a hill in the wide valley of the Aterno river, it is surrounded by the Apennine Mountains, with the Gran Sasso d'Italia to the north-east. L'Aquila is approximately 100 ...

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Theme Week Styria - Hartberg

Theme Week Styria - Hartberg

[caption id="attachment_153212" align="aligncenter" width="590"] Main Square with Mary column © Josef Moser/cc-by-sa-3.0[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]Hartberg is a city in Styria, the capital of the Hartberg-Fürstenfeld (district). As of the census of 2001, it has a population of 6,500 in an area of 21.54 km². The city is approximately 68 km away from Styrias capital Graz. This town has a long and rich history. A settlement was located here in the Neolithic ages. One of the most important, prehistoric settlements of Styr...

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