Tag: arch

  • Marrakech, Morocco Just like in Arabic Tales

    written by tangmay on 2010-03-04 #places
    Marrakech, Morocco Just like in Arabic Tales

    Marrakech is a beautiful Moroccan city so filled with old Arabic world charm - like what one would imagine when reading an Arabic tale as a child. The Medina, architecture, dusty pink colored walls, winding alleys, friendly locals, traditional medicine stores, souks, amazing chaos in the main square..... all make Marrakech a truly memorable and unique destination like nowhere else in the world.

  • My Favorite Monument in Lisbon

    written by saidseni on 2012-07-18 #places
    My Favorite Monument in Lisbon

    Someone asked me once which was my favorite monument in Lisbon. It is probably the city's aqueduct. I like that it distributes an essential element for life and its beautiful construction makes me burn film after film.

  • La Défense, Paris

    written by lihooi on 2011-08-06 #places
    La Défense, Paris

    La Défense, a Paris district, 5km west of downtown Paris City. It is the largest business district in Europe with more than 3 million square meters of offices and shopping centers. The development of La Défense in the perspective of Champs Elysees and Arc de Triomphe is a typical example of Paris planned urban development.

  • The St. Louis Arch

    written by blue-dog on 2009-03-04 #places
    The St. Louis Arch

    The St. Louis Arch, marks where North American history has been made.

  • The Chain of Rocks Bridge

    written by blue-dog on 2011-02-22 #places
    The Chain of Rocks Bridge

    I recently got to visit the amazing Chain of Rocks Bridge. The Gateway Arch in St Louis is visible downstream. The bridge was built at one of the most scenic parts of the Mississippi River. The Chain of Rocks Bridge, is named as such because of a rocky area in the Mississippi during low water that looks like there is a small waterfall.

  • Summer Hot Spots: As Catedrais Beach

    written by marta1901 on 2013-06-13 #places
    Summer Hot Spots: As Catedrais Beach

    Summer days are about to come! Have you already chosen a destination? Well, if you haven't because you were too busy lately, maybe you could have a look at my recommendation: the Beach of the Cathedrals! It is one of the most magnificent beaches you can find in the north coast of Spain.