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One57 in New York

[caption id="attachment_191662" align="aligncenter" width="590"] © flickr.com - Anthony Quintano/cc-by-2.0[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]One57, formerly known as Carnegie 57 and nicknamed "The Billionaire Building", is a 75-story (marketed as 90-story) supertall skyscraper at 157 West 57th Street between Sixth and Seventh Avenues in the Midtown neighborhood of Manhattan, New York City. Upon completion in 2014, it stood at 1,005 feet (306 m) tall, making it the tallest residential building in the city for a few months until the comp...

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Herzlia in Gusch Dan

Herzlia in Gusch Dan

[caption id="attachment_152002" align="aligncenter" width="590"] Herzliya Marina © David Shay/cc-by-sa-3.0[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]Herzliya is a city in the central coast of Israel, at the Northern part of the Tel Aviv District in the Tel Aviv Metropolitan Area. It has a population of more than 110,000 residents. Named after Theodor Herzl, the founder of modern Zionism, Herzliya covers an area of 21.6 square kilometres (8.3 sq mi). At its western municipal boundaries is Herzliya Pituah, one of Israel's most affluent districts...

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The sail training ship Dar Młodzieży

The sail training ship Dar Młodzieży

[caption id="attachment_168181" align="aligncenter" width="590"] © Patrick Wernhardt/cc-by-sa-3.0[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]Dar Młodzieży (Polish: Gift of the Youth) is a Polish sail training ship designed by Zygmunt Choreń. A prototype of a class of six, the following five slightly-differing units were built subsequently by the same shipyard for the merchant fleet of the former Soviet Union. Her sister ships are Mir, Druzhba, Pallada, Khersones and Nadezhda. [gallery size="medium" gss="1" ids="168179,168180,168181"]Th...

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The sail training ship Unión

The sail training ship Unión

[caption id="attachment_165220" align="aligncenter" width="590"] © flickr.com - Galeria del Ministerio de Defensa del Perú/cc-by-2.0[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]The BAP Unión is a training ship of the Peruvian Navy. It is a four-masted steel hulled full rigged barque built in 2014 by Shipyard Marine Industrial Services of Peru, known as SIMA. In June 2015, the ship received its masts and propeller; and the interior fitout began in charge of contractors Acopafi and MO Contract. Also, according to an agreement between SIMA and Na...

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Theme Week Chile - Valparaíso

Theme Week Chile - Valparaíso

[caption id="attachment_164065" align="aligncenter" width="590"] Plaza Echaurren © Hemorag/cc-by-sa-3.0[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]Valparaíso is a major city, seaport, and educational center in the county or commune of Valparaíso. Greater Valparaíso is the second largest metropolitan area in the country. Valparaíso is located 111.8 kilometres (69.5 miles) northwest of Santiago and is one of the South Pacific's most important seaports. Valparaíso is the capital of Chile's third most populated administrative region and has be...

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The Greater Region Luxembourg, Lorraine, Saarland, Rhineland-Palatinate and Wallonia

The Greater Region Luxembourg, Lorraine, Saarland, Rhineland-Palatinate and Wallonia

[caption id="attachment_153857" align="aligncenter" width="590"] Großregion map © Staatskanzlei des Saarlandes[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]The Greater Region is the area of Saarland, Lorraine, Luxembourg, Rhineland-Palatinate, Wallonia, the French Community of Belgium and the German-speaking Community of Belgium. It is not identical with the SaarLorLux Euregio, being in the same territory. It is situated between the Rhine, Moselle, Saar and Meuse rivers, has an overall area of 65,401 km². Its population counts 11.2 mill...

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Fairmont Monte Carlo

Fairmont Monte Carlo

[caption id="attachment_162974" align="aligncenter" width="590"] © flickr.com - Leandro Neumann Ciuffo/cc-by-2.0[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]The Fairmont Monte Carlo is a luxury resort located in Monte Carlo managed by the Canadian-based hotel chain Fairmont Hotels and Resorts. Construction of the hotel was completed in the early 1970s. The hotel was built on the spot of the first Monegasque railway station, by the real estate development company Caroli Group. As it stands today, there is still a section of the original station w...

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European Union Prize for Contemporary Architecture

European Union Prize for Contemporary Architecture

[caption id="attachment_185892" align="aligncenter" width="590"] © europa.eu[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]The European Union Prize for Contemporary Architecture - Mies van der Rohe Award is a Prize given biennially by the European Union and the Fundació Mies van der Rohe, Barcelona, "to acknowledge and reward quality architectural production in Europe". The Prize was created in 1987 as equal partnerships between the European Commission, the European Parliament and the Fundació Mies van der Rohe. The award is open to all ...

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