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  • Theatre de Verdure

    written by vicuna on 2008-05-09 #places
    Theatre de Verdure

    The "Theatre de Verdure" in Nice is a beautiful park and concert place in this city. Located just in front of the sea, and very close to the charming old city, it's a perfect place for summer festivals and concerts.

  • The street art corner

    written by marcela_cuartas on 2008-05-09 #places
    The street art corner

    There is no doubt, this is the corner most involved with street art in Cali. It's extended along the Calle 5 to the Calle 6, from the Carrera 9 to the Carrera 10 containing all the walls and bridges located inside this area. To be more exact you can take a look at "El Sub", another location that I previously recommended.

  • Millefont Lake

    written by vicuna on 2008-05-09 #places
    Millefont Lake

    The Lake of Millefont is a beautiful place to take a walk, see nature, relax and take pictures. It's in the pre-alps, about 70 km from the coast of the Cote d'Azur and the city of Nice. You must leave Nice following the river Var, along the N202 road (west side of the city, near the airport). This road is the direct way to the mountains and you can quickly be in mountainous landscape and still see the Mediterranean Sea :).

  • Castle Street (Vilnius)

    written by jogintas on 2008-05-09 #places
    Castle Street (Vilnius)

    Vilnius is proudly named the European capital of culture in 2009, so this is why I just have to tell you a lot of good things about it. And if starting about the old part of the town, the first place you must see is the old Pilies g-ve (or Castle Street).

  • Times Square

    written by jamesfrew6 on 2008-05-09 #places
    Times Square

    Times Square in New York City is the ultimate tourist attraction. Times Square is constantly jam packed with tourists and, if you time it right, the naked cowboy could be there. I have never been fortunate enough to see him but if you go during the day, I'm sure you might see him with his signature cowboy hat, underpants, guitar and not much more.

  • Taiping Lake Garden

    written by jhunnie on 2008-05-09 #places
    Taiping Lake Garden

    The Taiping Lake Garden has been operational since 1880. It was built on an old mining land and today plays host to a variety of plants, flowers, trees, birds and a dazzling variety of insects. The old mining pool has become the crown jewel - the lake.

  • Torino Olympic Arch

    written by champi on 2008-05-09 #places
    Torino Olympic Arch

    The Olympic arch stands between the Olympic village and the Lingotto district, where most of the Olympic structures are situated. It's a huge cable stay pedestrian bridge, supported by a 70 meters tall inclining arch.

  • White Water Rafting (Cagayan De Oro)

    written by cruzron on 2008-05-09 #places
    White Water Rafting (Cagayan De Oro)

    Water rafting in Cagayan River is adventure experience and fun.

  • Toronto

    written by jamesfrew6 on 2008-05-09 #places
    Toronto

    Toronto is an amazing place to visit. There is so much to see. To get your self started, I would recommend taking the open top bus tours.

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  • Klaipeda

    written by puly on 2008-05-09 #places
    Klaipeda

    Klaipeda is the third largest city of Lithuania. It is situated in the Western part of the Lithuania. It is an ice-free port with favorable geographical position on the coast of the Baltic Sea and Kursiu Lagoon, within close distance to other Baltic Sea ports like Kaliningrad (in Russia) and Riga (in Latvia).

  • Canadian Vimy Memorial

    written by milkie on 2008-05-09 #places
    Canadian Vimy Memorial

    During the First World War, my region, the Pas-de-Calais was the place of many battles. In Vimy (my city), on April 1917, a great offensive was launched by Canadian Corps, the battle was terrible and many soldiers were killed there, but the Canadian succeeded in taking the ridge of Vimy to the Germans.

  • Mosque on the Mid Levels

    written by ghostkamera on 2008-05-09 #places
    Mosque on the Mid Levels

    In this vast ether, devoid of all but allure, I am lost. The roads have all merged into one long timeline to which photographs or short poems are added to keep memories fresh. Faces appear in my memory from time to time and I have to go back to that timeline to figure out where I met them, and what we shared. The days shrivel. They pass in blurs, sometimes a few slip by while I wrestle with sleep. The clouds lay heavy. My mind is weighed down in thought. The times are strange. My ability to move forward is hindered by options. I lay swaying in the comatose condition of the condemned.

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  • Stanley

    written by jeepeng on 2008-05-09 #places
    Stanley

    Thinking about relaxing while traveling to one of the busiest city in Asia, Hong Kong? You must try this, Stanley. You can take No.65 New World First Bus from Exchange Square, Central directly to Stanley Market.

  • Desert museum

    written by janisthewanis on 2008-05-09 #places
    Desert museum

    The desert museum is similar to a zoo, but a bit different. Everything that they have on display is from the desert, and is from the nearby vicinity.

  • Sungei Buloh Wetland Reserve

    written by thekillergerbil on 2008-05-09 #places
    Sungei Buloh Wetland Reserve

    Prior to the settlement of Singapore the land around the inlet of Sungei Buloh, in the northwest of the main island of Singapore, was dominated by tidal mudflats and mangrove systems.

  • Saturday Salcedo Market

    written by zoe191 on 2008-05-09 #places
    Saturday Salcedo Market

    Residents of Makati, particularly those living in the condominiums around in Salcedo Village, have been enjoying the Saturday Salcedo Market since it began in May 2004. The parking lot beside Velasquez Park becomes an outdoor food market from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. every Saturday.

  • The Waterway

    written by mephisto19 on 2008-05-09 #places
    The Waterway

    It was Saturday, September 22nd, when my roommate Tommy (Lomo username: tombagel77) the overall and absolute "who the hell" winner and I made our way through London. Starting at the Lomo Hotel at Russel Square Station, we made our way up to Abbey Road.

  • Lake of Sainte Croix

    written by vicuna on 2008-05-09 #places
    Lake of Sainte Croix

    When we organized our little Lomo-meeting with golfpunkgirl and stoonja, we met at the lake of Sainte Croix, one of the favorite spots of stoonja. We took the A8 highway from Nice, and came out at the exit "Brignoles", then, about 50 km through little country roads up in the mountains, we suddenly we discovered the place: a beautiful blue lake in an amazing landscape full of very different colors.

  • Del Monte Plantation (Bukidnon)

    written by cruzron on 2008-05-09 #places
    Del Monte Plantation (Bukidnon)

    A Famous Pineapple plantation in the Philippines.

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  • Rethymon

    written by jogintas on 2008-05-09 #places
    Rethymon

    Crete Island has a four district under the government of prefect and Rethymon is the one from west-northern.

  • MAAD (Singapore City)

    written by ymmij on 2008-05-09 #places
    MAAD (Singapore City)

    Market of Artists and Designers, in short and commonly known as MAAD, is a market for original creative works in the field of fashion, art, craft and design. It happens on every first Saturday and Sunday of the month at the Red Dot Design Museum.

  • Abanoned mines in Ojos Negros

    written by jelga on 2008-05-09 #places
    Abanoned mines in Ojos Negros

    The very poetic name of Ojos Negros does not make reference to the mysterious black eyes of some beautiful woman of remote times but rather to the coal and ore mines that made this small village famous in Spain.

  • Sainte Croix Lake

    written by stoonja on 2008-05-09 #places
    Sainte Croix Lake

    The lake of Sainte Croix is an artificial reserve, setting in waters in 1973, following the construction of the dam of Sainte Croix on the course of the Verdon. It is located between the departments of the Var and Alpes de Hautes Provence, at feet of the Gorges du Verdon.

  • Teluk Chempedak Beach

    written by ng1336 on 2008-05-09 #places
    Teluk Chempedak Beach

    What I love about this beach is that I grew up there and this is where I'm from...not from the beach but the town called KUANTAN. This is the place like any other tropical beach minus the sun tanning craze fashion. This is a tropical beach in a fairly medium size town on the east coastline of Peninsula Malaysia. A very south-east Asian place where the locals don't strip to the max to enjoy having fun at the beach.

  • Cameron Highland

    written by iamwen on 2008-05-09 #places
    Cameron Highland

    One of my favorite vacation spots in Malaysia is Cameron Highland. I like it so much because of the weather. Due to its position which is in the highland, it is always cold and has nice weather. Cameron Highlands have lots of hotel and small hostel for travelers.

  • Le Wiels Contemporary Art Center

    written by jelga on 2008-05-09 #places
    Le Wiels Contemporary Art Center

    A new and innovative contemporary art center, Le Wiels, has just opened its doors in one of the finest exponents of industrial modernist architecture in Brussels: the former brewery installations of the Wielemans Ceuppens company. The site was built in 1930 by Belgian architect Adrian Blomme and it's defiantly worth a visit.

  • Stadthallenbad (Vienna)

    written by severin on 2008-05-09 #places
    Stadthallenbad (Vienna)

    Alright, so I like to swim. Actually I prefer doing it outside, but what do you wanna do in cold cold winter? RRRight, hitting the Stadthallenbad. It`s deadly cheap (2,50 day card for students) and also, like the Stadionbad in summer, an amazing Austrian socio-cultural frying pan.

  • Greenwich

    written by vicuna on 2008-05-09 #places
    Greenwich

    Greenwich is well known for the international time meridian, but it's also a nice borough of London. Sure, the main attraction is the central green park of the city with the observatory in it and the famous line of the 0°0' meridian line. A little museum about the fantastic adventure of time setting and fixing the 0°0' at this exact place is very interesting too.

  • Pantheon

    written by vicuna on 2008-05-09 #places
    Pantheon

    The building of the Pantheon in Paris is located in the center of the city, in the 5th "arrondissement" and is a very impressive classical building. Built as a church at the end of the 18th century in a Gothic style with antique Greek influences it was transformed after the French revolution in a memorial place of the greatest men of the French history in all kind of achievement (art, culture, literature, politics) and where these are buried.

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  • Fellows' Garden Exeter Colleg

    written by gyllzd on 2008-05-09 #places
    Fellows' Garden Exeter Colleg

    The Fellows' Garden of Exeter College is an amazing hidden spot right in the centre of the city. It is a completely enclosed walled garden surrounded by the beautiful buildings of Oxford - Exeter College on one side, the Bodleian library on another and if you go right to the end of the garden there's the best view in Oxford (and hence, the world... well, in my opinion anyway).

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