Location of the Week

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This week's winning location offers a place of calmness and serenity due to its dramatic skies and quiet skies.

kdstevens takes us to the Salton Sea, which used to be a popular tourist attraction in the 1920s. By 1960s, neglect wore out the lake. It’s still a good location, though – it evokes a feeling of mystery, serenity, and calmness. Congratulations kdstevens for winning Location of the week! Enjoy your 10 Piggies!

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written by silvergwen on 2009-10-11 in #world #locations #water #skies #desert-lake

5 Comments

  1. ilovemydiana
    ilovemydiana ·

    lovely!

  2. disdis
    disdis ·

    That was obvious! One really great location!

  3. azurblue
    azurblue ·

    Very well deserved ! Congrats !

  4. -a-l-b-e-r-t-o-
    -a-l-b-e-r-t-o- ·

    Yes, this was also my choice...great!

  5. eva_eva
    eva_eva ·

    nice!

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