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The Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm Centre in Berlin

The Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm Centre in Berlin

[caption id="attachment_1303" align="aligncenter" width="603" caption="Leseterrassen © Herr Gleisenagel"][/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]University Library of Humboldt University The Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm Centre will be jointly developed by the University Library and the Computer and Media Service as an open information and communication space on the midtown campus of Humboldt University in Berlin. More than 175 years after it's foundation the Central University Library will have a separate fully functional building for t...

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The African Union

The African Union

[caption id="attachment_151724" align="aligncenter" width="590"] African Union conference center and office complex (AUCC) in Addis Ababa © Danmichaelo/cc-by-sa-3.0[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]The African Union (AU) is a continental union consisting of 54 countries in Africa. The only African state that is not a member is Morocco, due to the status of the Western Sahara, although Burkina Faso and the Central African Republic have had their memberships suspended due to the recent coup d'état and ongoing civil war respectively. Th...

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Steigenberger Frankfurter Hof

Steigenberger Frankfurter Hof

[caption id="attachment_192941" align="aligncenter" width="590"] © Epizentrum/cc-by-sa-3.0[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]The Frankfurter Hof is a hotel in Frankfurt am Main. It was built between 1872 and 1876 on the grounds of the former Weißer Hirsch by Karl Jonas Mylius and Alfred Friedrich Bluntschli and was one of the first addresses of Frankfurt's gastronomy. First director was J. Fauchère-Shimon. The Frankfurter Hof is the flagship of the Deutsche Hospitality. In 1940, Albert Steigenberger acquired the hotel. Only f...

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The International House Sonnenberg near St Andreasberg/Oberharz

The International House Sonnenberg near St Andreasberg/Oberharz

[caption id="attachment_161225" align="aligncenter" width="590"] © sonnenberg-international.de[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]The Sonnenberg-Kreis e.V. is an independent provider of international, non-school based education in Europe, its work is solely and exclusively not for profit. The International House Sonnenberg near St Andreasberg/Oberharz is its conference centre. Conferences take place there throughout the year, primarily on subjects in the area of political education. The conferences often have an international di...

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Ostrava in the Czech Republic

Ostrava in the Czech Republic

[caption id="attachment_161060" align="aligncenter" width="590"] Market Square © Pudelek[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]Ostrava is the third largest city in the Czech Republic and the second largest urban agglomeration after Prague. Located close to the Polish border, it is also the administrative center of the Moravian-Silesian Region and of the Municipality with Extended Competence. Ostrava was candidate for the title of European Capital of Culture 2015. Ostrava is located at the confluence of the Ostravice, Oder, Lučina and Opav...

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The Paris Beaches

The Paris Beaches

[caption id="attachment_24618" align="aligncenter" width="590"] © flickr.com - Sharat Ganapati/cc-by-2.0[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]Paris-Plages is a plan run by the office of the mayor of Paris that creates temporary artificial beaches each summer along the river Seine in the centre of Paris, and, since 2007, along the Bassin de la Villette in the northeast of Paris. Every July and August, roadways on the banks of the Seine are blocked off and host various activities, including sandy beaches and palm trees. French city-dwellers...

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Lake George in New York

Lake George in New York

[caption id="attachment_152311" align="aligncenter" width="590"] Lake George from village beach © Daniel Case/cc-by-sa-3.0[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]Lake George, nicknamed the Queen of American Lakes, is a long, narrow lake located at the southeast base of the Adirondack Mountains, in the northeastern portion of the U.S. state of New York. It lies within the upper region of the Great Appalachian Valley and drains northward into Lake Champlain and the St. Lawrence River drainage basin. The lake is situated along the historical n...

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Erbil in Iraq

Erbil in Iraq

[caption id="attachment_25172" align="aligncenter" width="590"] City Park © Myararat83/cc-by-sa-3.0[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]Erbil, with a population of approximately 1.3 million (2009), the fourth largest city in Iraq after Baghdad, Basra and Mosul. The city is located in Iraqi Kurdistan. It lies 80 kilometres (50 miles) east of Mosul, and is the capital of the Kurdistan Region of Iraq. The city officially has been appointed Arab Tourism Capital 2014 by the Arab Council of Tourism. Urban life at Erbil (Hewlêr) can be...

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