Deutsches Museum in München – Fünfmast-Vollschiff Preußen Modell © Mattes

Sunday, 7 April 2019 - 02:57 pm (CET/MEZ) Berlin | Author/Destination:
Category/Kategorie:

Deutsches Museum in München - Fünfmast-Vollschiff Preußen Modell © Mattes

Deutsches Museum in München – Fünfmast-Vollschiff Preußen Modell © Mattes


Recommended posts:

    None Found

Ponta Delgada, the capital of the Azores

Ponta Delgada, the capital of the Azores

[caption id="attachment_150909" align="aligncenter" width="590"] Marina de Ponta Delgada © flickr.com - Feliciano Guimarães/cc-by-2.0[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]Ponta Delgada is a city and municipality on the island of São Miguel in the archipelago of the Azores, an autonomous region of Portugal. It includes 44,403 residents in the urban area, and approximately 20,113 inhabitants in the three central parishes that comprise the historical city: São Pedro, São Sebastião, São José. Following the revised constitution ...

[ read more/mehr lesen ]

Goodwood House in Chichester

Goodwood House in Chichester

[caption id="attachment_200728" align="aligncenter" width="590"] © flickr.com - Ian Stannard/cc-by-sa-2.0[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]Goodwood House is a country house and estate covering 4,900 hectares (12,000 acres) in Westhampnett, Chichester in West Sussex and is the seat of the Duke of Richmond. The house was built in about 1600 and is a Grade I listed building. The Monarch's Way long-distance footpath crosses the downs from west to east, passing immediately south of the racecourse. The landscaped park and woodlands of Goodw...

[ read more/mehr lesen ]

Çeşme on the Aegean

Çeşme on the Aegean

[caption id="attachment_152103" align="aligncenter" width="590"] Çeşme © Brecht/cc-by-sa-2.5[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]Çeşme is a coastal town and the administrative centre of the district of the same name in Turkey's westernmost end, on a promontory on the tip of the peninsula which also carries the same name and which extends inland to form a whole with the wider Karaburun Peninsula. It is a popular holiday resort and the district center, where two thirds of the district population is concentrated. Çeşme is located 85 k...

[ read more/mehr lesen ]

Dachau in Upper Bavaria

Dachau in Upper Bavaria

[caption id="attachment_153420" align="aligncenter" width="590"] Historic District - Konrad Adenauer Street © Schlaier/cc-by-3.0[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]Dachau is a major district town of the administrative region of Upper Bavaria, in the southern part of Germany, about 20 kilometres (12 miles) north-west of Munich. It is now a popular residential area for people working in Munich with roughly 40,000 inhabitants. The historic centre of town with its 18th-century castle is situated on an elevation and visible over a great dist...

[ read more/mehr lesen ]

The medieval town of Sandwich

The medieval town of Sandwich

[caption id="attachment_153715" align="aligncenter" width="590"] The Admiral Owen © geograph.org.uk - Chris Downer[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]Sandwich is a historic town and civil parish on the River Stour in the Non-metropolitan district of Dover, within the ceremonial county of Kent, south-east England. It has a population of 6,800. It was one of the Cinque Ports and still has many original medieval buildings, including several listed public houses and gates in the old town walls, churches, almshouses and the White Mill. While...

[ read more/mehr lesen ]

The media city Hilversum

The media city Hilversum

[caption id="attachment_160555" align="aligncenter" width="590"] Main building of the Sonneheerdt estate © DennisM[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]Hilversum is a municipality and a town in the province of North Holland. Located in the region called "'t Gooi", it is the largest town in that area. It is surrounded by heathland, woods, meadows, lakes, and smaller villages. Hilversum is part of the Randstad, one of the largest conurbations in Europe. Hilversum lies some 30 km south-east of Amsterdam and 20 km north of Utrecht. Th...

[ read more/mehr lesen ]

Katowice in Silesia

Katowice in Silesia

[caption id="attachment_154208" align="aligncenter" width="590"] © Umkatowice/cc-by-sa-3.0[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]Katowice is a city in Silesia in southern Poland, on the Kłodnica and Rawa rivers (tributaries of the Oder and the Vistula respectively). Katowice is located in the Silesian Highlands, about 50 km (31 mi) north of the Silesian Beskids (part of the Carpathian Mountains) and about 100 km (62 mi) southeast of the Sudetes Mountains. It is the central district of the Upper Silesian Metropolis, with a populati...

[ read more/mehr lesen ]

The museums island Ellis Island

The museums island Ellis Island

[caption id="attachment_24434" align="aligncenter" width="590"] Ellis Island, as seen from Liberty Island © Daniel Schwen/cc-by-sa-3.0[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]Ellis Island, in Upper New York Bay, was the gateway for millions of immigrants to the United States as the nation's busiest immigrant inspection station from 1892 until 1954. The island was greatly expanded with land reclamation between 1892 and 1934. Before that, the much smaller original island was the site of Fort Gibson and later a naval magazine. The island was ma...

[ read more/mehr lesen ]

Return to Top ▲Return to Top ▲