Haulover Beach at north Miami Beach © flickr.com – Infrogmation of New Orleans/cc-by-2.0

Friday, 4 September 2020 - 08:31 pm (CET/MEZ) Berlin | Author/Destination:
Category/Kategorie:

Haulover Beach at north Miami Beach © flickr.com - Infrogmation of New Orleans/cc-by-2.0

Haulover Beach at north Miami Beach © flickr.com – Infrogmation of New Orleans/cc-by-2.0


Recommended posts:

    None Found

The mountain resort town Garmisch-Partenkirchen

The mountain resort town Garmisch-Partenkirchen

[caption id="attachment_151821" align="aligncenter" width="590"] Garmisch-Partenkirchen, with the mountains Alpspitze, Zugspitze and Daniel in the background © Octagon[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]Garmisch-Partenkirchen is a mountain resort town in Bavaria, southern Germany. It is the administrative centre of the district of Garmisch-Partenkirchen, in the Oberbayern region, and the district is on the border with Austria. Nearby is Germany's highest mountain, Zugspitze, at 2961 m (9714 ft.). The George C. Marshall European Center f...

[ read more ]

Portrait: Albert Schweitzer, a French-German theologian, organist, writer, humanitarian, philosopher, and physician

Portrait: Albert Schweitzer, a French-German theologian, organist, writer, humanitarian, philosopher, and physician

[caption id="attachment_183116" align="aligncenter" width="398"] © Bundesarchiv/cc-by-sa-3.0[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]Albert Schweitzer, OM, was a French-German (Schweitzer was born in the province of Kaysersberg, which changed hands between France and Germany near and during his lifetime. Schweitzer considered himself French and wrote mostly in German. His mother-tongue was Alsatian) theologian, organist, writer, humanitarian, philosopher, and physician. A Lutheran, Schweitzer challenged both the secular view of Jesus as depi...

[ read more ]

Caen in the Calvados department

Caen in the Calvados department

[caption id="attachment_152705" align="aligncenter" width="590"] Downtown Caen and the Abbey of St. Étienne © DennisPeeters[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]Caen is a commune in northwestern France. It is the prefecture of the Calvados department and the capital of the Basse-Normandie region. It is located 15 km (9.3 mi) inland from the English Channel. Caen is known for its historical buildings built during the reign of William the Conqueror, who was buried there, and for the Battle for Caen - heavy fighting that took place ...

[ read more ]

Theme Week Crimea - The spa and holiday resort Yalta

Theme Week Crimea - The spa and holiday resort Yalta

[caption id="attachment_159806" align="aligncenter" width="590"] Livadia Palace - Yalta Conference © Hinnerk/cc-by-sa-3.0-de[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]Yalta is a resort city in Crimea, southern Ukraine, on the north coast of the Black Sea. It is situated on a deep bay facing south towards the Black Sea, surrounded by wooded mountains. It has a warm humid subtropical climate with many vineyards and orchards in the vicinity. The term "The Greater Yalta" is used to designate a part of the Crimean southern coast spanning from Foro...

[ read more ]

Theme Week Abu Dhabi - Capital Gate, the Leaning Tower of Abu Dhabi

Theme Week Abu Dhabi - Capital Gate, the Leaning Tower of Abu Dhabi

[caption id="attachment_24848" align="aligncenter" width="393"] Capital Gate, July 2012 © FritzDaCat/cc-by-sa-3.0[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]Capital Gate is a skyscraper in Abu Dhabi adjacent to the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre designed with a striking lean. At 160 m (520 ft) and 35 stories, it is one of the tallest buildings in the city and features an 18° incline to the west. The owner and developer of Capital Gate is Abu Dhabi National Exhibitions Company. The tower (also known as the Leaning Tower of Abu Dhabi) is t...

[ read more ]

Borough Market in London

Borough Market in London

[caption id="attachment_217901" align="aligncenter" width="590"] © flickr.com - Jeremy Keith/cc-by-2.0[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]Borough Market is a wholesale and retail market hall in Southwark, London, England. It is one of the largest and oldest food markets in London, with a market on the site dating back to at least the 12th century. The present buildings were built in the 1850s, and today the market mainly sells speciality foods to the general public. Borough Market is located on Southwark Street and Borough High Street j...

[ read more ]

Vancouver in British Columbia

Vancouver in British Columbia

[caption id="attachment_157760" align="aligncenter" width="590"] © flickr.com - High Diver/cc-by-sa-2.0[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]Vancouver is a coastal seaport city on the mainland of British Columbia in Canada. he population is at 604,000 in the city, making it the eighth largest Canadian municipality. The Greater Vancouver area of around 2.4 million inhabitants is the third most populous metropolitan area in the country, the second largest city on the ...

[ read more ]

Bielefeld in the Teutoburg Forest

Bielefeld in the Teutoburg Forest

[caption id="attachment_160702" align="aligncenter" width="590"] Old Market Square © Hullie[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]Bielefeld is a city in the Ostwestfalen-Lippe Region in the north-east of North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. With a population of 323,000, it is also the most populous city in the county of Detmold. Its current mayor is Pit Clausen. The satirical Bielefeld Conspiracy gave the city some international attention. The historical centre of the city is situated north of the Teutoburg Forest, but modern Bielefeld...

[ read more ]

Fort Sumter in South Carolina

Fort Sumter in South Carolina

[caption id="attachment_217253" align="aligncenter" width="590"] © Bubba73/cc-by-sa-3.0[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]Fort Sumter is a sea fort built on an artificial island protecting Charleston, South Carolina, from naval invasion. Its origin dates to the War of 1812 when the British invaded Washington by sea. It was still uncompleted in 1861 when the Battle of Fort Sumter began the American Civil War. It was severely damaged during the war, left in ruins, and although there was some rebuilding, the Fort as conceived was never c...

[ read more ]

Ocean Drive in South Beach

Ocean Drive in South Beach

[caption id="attachment_162363" align="aligncenter" width="590"] © chensiyuan/cc-by-sa-4.0[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]Ocean Drive is a major thoroughfare in the South Beach blue neighborhood of Miami Beach. The road starts at South Pointe just south of 1st Street, near the southernmost end of the main barrier island of Miami Beach, about a quarter mile west of the Atlantic Ocean. Ocean Drive continues north to 15th Street, immediately southeast of Lincoln Road. It is known for its Art Deco hotels. Among the most popular ...

[ read more ]

Return to Top ▲Return to Top ▲