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Theme Week Ibiza - Sant Josep de sa Talaia

Theme Week Ibiza - Sant Josep de sa Talaia

[caption id="attachment_152229" align="aligncenter" width="590"] Cala d'Hort with Es Vedrà in the background © flickr.com - Philip Larson/cc-by-sa-2.0[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]Sant Josep de sa Talaia (Spanish: San José Obrero) is a village and municipality of the Balearic Islands in western Ibiza. The village is 10.7 miles (17.2 km) west of the capital Ibiza Town and is Located on the PM803 highway between Eivissa town and Sant Antoni de Portmany. The town is 6.5 miles (10.5 km) from the island's airport. The population of t...

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Zell am See

Zell am See

[caption id="attachment_160602" align="aligncenter" width="590"] seen from Mitterberg Mountain © BestZeller[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]Zell am See is the capital city of the Zell am See district in the Austrian state of Salzburg. The city has about 10,000 inhabitants. Zell am See is a tourist destination and a transportation hub for the region. The German name "Zell am See" means "Zell by the lake". The valley of Zell is a corridor in the middle of the Austrian Alps between the Saalach and the Salzach rivers. The lake is...

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Theme Week New York City - National September 11 Memorial and Museum

Theme Week New York City - National September 11 Memorial and Museum

[caption id="attachment_26620" align="aligncenter" width="590"] © Cadiomals/cc-by-sa-3.0[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]The National September 11 Memorial & Museum is the principal memorial and museum, respectively, commemorating the September 11 attacks of 2001 (which killed 2,977 people) and the World Trade Center bombing of 1993 (which killed six). The memorial is located at the World Trade Center site, the former location of the Twin Towers (which were destroyed during the attacks). It is operated by a non-profit corporation, he...

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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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Downtown Ottawa

Downtown Ottawa

[caption id="attachment_214722" align="aligncenter" width="590"] Confederation Square, with National War Memorial in its centre © Skeezix1000/cc-by-sa-3.0[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]Downtown Ottawa (French: Centre-Ville d'Ottawa) is the central area of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. Like other downtowns it is the commercial and economic centre of the city. It is sometimes referred to as the Central Business District and contains Ottawa's financial district. It is bordered by the Ottawa River to the north, the Rideau Canal to the east,...

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Theme Week South Africa - Bloemfontein

Theme Week South Africa - Bloemfontein

[caption id="attachment_166169" align="aligncenter" width="590"] Old Presidency © Janek Szymanowski/cc-by-sa-3.0[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]Bloemfontein (Afrikaans and Dutch previously "fountain of flowers" or "blooming fountain;" also known as Bloem) is the capital city of the province of Free State of South Africa; and, as the judicial capital of the nation, one of South Africa's three national capitals (the other two being Cape Town, the legislative capital, and Pretoria, the administrative capital). Bloemfontein is the sixth...

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The Midnatsol

The Midnatsol

[caption id="attachment_151573" align="aligncenter" width="590"] © Shisha-Tom/cc-by-sa-3.0[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]MS Midnatsol (Norwegian for is Midnight sun) a Hurtigruten vessel built by Fosen mekaniske verksteder in Rissa, Norway in 2003. It is the fourth ship to sail for Hurtigruten to bear this name. She has a sister ship, MS Trollfjord which also sails for Hurtigruten. It's the fourth ship in the Hurtigruten service named Midnatsol. The direct predecessor to the Hurtigruten service was later re-named Lyngen and...

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Theme Week Frankfurt - St. Paul's Church

Theme Week Frankfurt - St. Paul's Church

[caption id="attachment_7221" align="aligncenter" width="590"] © Simsalabimbam/cc-by-sa-3.0[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]St Paul's Church (German: Paulskirche) in Frankfurt am Main is a church with important political symbolism in Germany. It was started as a Lutheran church in 1789 - coincidentally the same year as the French Revolution. By 1849, it had become the seat of the Frankfurt Parliament, the first publicly and freely-elected German legislative body. From 31 March until 3 April 1848, it was the meeting place for ...

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Belgrade, the capital of Serbia

Belgrade, the capital of Serbia

[caption id="attachment_153498" align="aligncenter" width="590"] Railway Museum © Uncle buddha[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]Belgrade is the capital of Serbia. As the largest city of Serbia, it is the country's principal political, cultural, commercial, industrial, and transportation centre. It has an urban population of 1.2 million, while the metropolitan area has more than 1.7 million people, making it one of the largest cities of Southeast Europe. The city lies at the confluence of the Sava and Danube rivers, where the Pannonian...

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The National School of Administration in Strasbourg

The National School of Administration in Strasbourg

[caption id="attachment_25428" align="aligncenter" width="590"] ENA Strasbourg © Rémi LEBLOND/cc-by-sa-3.0[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]The École nationale d'administration, one of the French graduate schools (Grandes écoles), was created in 1945 by Charles de Gaulle to democratise access to the senior civil service. It is now entrusted with the selection and initial training of senior French officials. The ENA is one of the symbols of the Republican meritocracy, along with École normale supérieure and Ecole polytechnique ("X...

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