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Lubbock in Texas

Lubbock in Texas

[caption id="attachment_163613" align="aligncenter" width="590"] Buddy Holly Center © Billy Hathorn/cc-by-sa-3.0[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]Lubbock is a city in and the county seat of Lubbock County. The city is located in the northwestern part of the state, a region known historically and geographically as the Llano Estacado and ecologically is part of the southern end of the High Plains. Lubbock has a population of 250,000, making it the 83rd most populous city in the United States of America and the 11th most populous city in...

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Berlin Botanical Garden and Botanical Museum

Berlin Botanical Garden and Botanical Museum

[caption id="attachment_169431" align="aligncenter" width="590"] Italian Gardens and Tropical House © Axel Mauruszat[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]The Berlin-Dahlem Botanical Garden and Botanical Museum (German: Botanischer Garten und Botanisches Museum Berlin-Dahlem) is a botanical garden in Berlin, with an area of 43 hectares and around 22,000 different plant species. It was constructed between 1897 and 1910, under the guidance of architect Adolf Engler, in order to present exotic plants returned from German colonies. The garden ...

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Theme Week Lorraine - Thionville

Theme Week Lorraine - Thionville

[caption id="attachment_154001" align="aligncenter" width="590"] © Johnny Chicago/cc-by-sa-3.0[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]Thionville is a commune in the Moselle department in Alsace-Champagne-Ardenne-Lorraine in north-eastern France. The city is located on the left bank of the river Moselle, opposite its suburb Yutz. The population of Thionville has increased mainly in the first half of the 20th century due to industrial development of the upper Moselle basin. Thionville was settled as early as the time of the Merovingia...

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Theme Week Tel Aviv

Theme Week Tel Aviv

[caption id="attachment_26988" align="aligncenter" width="590"] Tel Aviv from Shalom Meir Tower © Shmuliko/cc-by-sa-3.0[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]Tel Aviv or Tel Aviv-Yafo is the second most populous city in Israel, after Jerusalem, with a population of 414,600. It is located in central-west Israel, within Tel Aviv Metropolitan Area, Israel's largest metropolitan area, containing 42% of Israel's population. It is also the largest and most populous in Gush Dan, which is collectively home to 3,464,100 residents. Residents of Tel ...

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Bra in Piedmont

Bra in Piedmont

[caption id="attachment_160799" align="aligncenter" width="590"] © Davide Papalini/cc-by-sa-3.0[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]Bra is a town and comune in the province of Cuneo in the northwest Italian region of Piedmont. It is situated 50 km south of Turin and 50 km northeast of Cuneo in the area known as Roero. Bra is the birthplace of the feminist philosopher Adriana Cavarero, politician Emma Bonino, and of the activist Carlo Petrini, founder of the Slow Food movement and of the world’s first University of Gastronomic S...

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Theme Week Miami - Coconut Grove

Theme Week Miami - Coconut Grove

[caption id="attachment_164436" align="aligncenter" width="590"] Former Pan American Seaplane Base and Terminal Building, now Miami's city hall © Ebyabe/cc-by-sa-3.0[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]Coconut Grove is the oldest continuously inhabited neighborhood of Miami in Miami-Dade County in Florida. The neighborhood is roughly bound by North Prospect Drive to the south, LeJeune Road to the west, South Dixie Highway (US 1) and Rickenbacker Causeway to the north, and Biscayne Bay to the east. It is south of the neighborhoods of Bric...

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The university town of Modena in Emilia-Romagna

The university town of Modena in Emilia-Romagna

[caption id="attachment_160853" align="aligncenter" width="590"] Palazzo Comunale (right) and Cathedral (left) © Hierakares[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]Modena is a city and comune (municipality) on the south side of the Po Valley, in the Province of Modena in the Emilia-Romagna region. An ancient town, it is the seat of an archbishop, but is now best known as "the capital of engines", since the factories of the famous Italian sports car makers Ferrari, De Tomaso, Lamborghini, Pagani and Maserati are, or were, located here...

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Place de la Bastille in Paris

Place de la Bastille in Paris

[caption id="attachment_192547" align="aligncenter" width="590"] Place de la Bastille © Kaihsu Tai[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]The Place de la Bastille is a square in Paris where the Bastille prison stood until the storming of the Bastille and its subsequent physical destruction between 14 July 1789 and 14 July 1790 during the French Revolution. No vestige of the prison remains. The square straddles 3 arrondissements of Paris, namely the 4th, 11th and 12th. The square and its surrounding areas are normally called simply Bastille....

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Federal Hall National Memorial in New York City

Federal Hall National Memorial in New York City

[caption id="attachment_212564" align="aligncenter" width="590"] George Washington statue © flickr.com - Ken Lund/cc-by-sa-2.0[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]Federal Hall is a historic building at 26 Wall Street in the Financial District of Manhattan, New York City. The name refers to two structures on the site: a Federal style building completed in 1703, and the current Greek Revival-style building completed in 1842. While only the first building was officially called "Federal Hall", the current structure is operated by the Nationa...

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Fulton Fish Market in New York

Fulton Fish Market in New York

[caption id="attachment_25821" align="aligncenter" width="590"] New Fulton Fish Market © Doc Searls / ArnoldReinhold/cc-by-sa-3.0[/caption][responsivevoice_button voice="UK English Female" buttontext="Listen to this Post"]The Fulton Fish Market is a fish market in The Bronx in New York City. It was originally a wing of the Fulton Market, established in 1822 to sell a variety of foodstuffs and produce. In November 2005, the Fish Market relocated to a new facility in Hunts Point in the Bronx, from its historic location near the Brooklyn Bridge along the East River waterfront at and above Fulton...

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