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Old September 25th, 2017, 04:01 AM   #2781
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Title: Mendoza, Argentina
Location:Mendoza, Argentina
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20170917_150037 by seba mza, en Flickr

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20170917_150037 by seba mza, en Flickr
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Old September 25th, 2017, 07:00 AM   #2782
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Title: Babolsar
Location: Iran
Source: http://www.upsara.com/viewer.php?fil...abolsar_s4.jpg
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Old September 27th, 2017, 02:28 PM   #2783
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Title: Angelópolis Skyline
Location: Puebla, Mexico
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Old September 30th, 2017, 05:56 PM   #2784
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Split

Title: Split

Location: Split, Croatia

Information: Split looking east, viewed from the Trogir ferry.

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Old September 30th, 2017, 05:58 PM   #2785
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Bled

Title: Bled

Location: Bled, Slovenia

Information: Looking east up Lake Bled.

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Old October 2nd, 2017, 12:28 AM   #2786
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Title: Saint John, NB
Location: Saint John, NB, Canada
Information: West side of Uptown, seen on October 1st

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Old October 2nd, 2017, 11:03 AM   #2787
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excelent, here we go

Oct. 9: Ljubljana
Oct. 10: Mendoza
Oct. 11: Babolsar
Oct. 12: Angelópolis
Oct. 13: Split
Oct. 14: Saint John
Oct. 30: Bled (hey Geoff, looks like you had another great trip! )
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Old October 2nd, 2017, 09:54 PM   #2788
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Thanks Jan; still in the middle of a great trip!
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Old October 6th, 2017, 06:15 PM   #2789
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Rome

Title: Rome

Location: Rome, Italy

Information: Looking west along the Tiber from the Ponte Sant' Angelo. Ponte Vittorio Emanuele I is left-center and St. Peter's Basilica is at the right.

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Old October 7th, 2017, 12:19 AM   #2790
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Title: Teresina at night

Location: Teresina/PI - Brasil

Information: - Av. João XXIII aerial view.

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Old October 8th, 2017, 08:28 AM   #2791
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Title: Ortigas Central Business District

Location: Ortigas Center, Philippines

Information: One of the major CBD's in Metropolitan Manila

Source: my photo --- > here

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Old October 13th, 2017, 12:24 PM   #2792
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right on, here are the dates:

Oct. 17: Rome
Oct. 18: Teresina
Oct. 20: Ortigas Central
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Old October 13th, 2017, 08:35 PM   #2793
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Ortigia

Title: Ortigia

Location: Ortigia (Siracusa), Italy

Information: Ortigia, a small, charming, ancient, densely-populated island, is Siracusa's historical center. It is separated from mainland Siracusa by a narrow channel which is spanned by two bridges, each about 150 meters long.

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Old October 15th, 2017, 07:17 AM   #2794
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Title: Palma de Mallorca waterfront
Location: Balearic Islands, Spain
Info: Palma is the capital and largest city of the autonomous community of the Balearic Islands
Source: Taken by me, copyleft



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Old October 15th, 2017, 12:30 PM   #2795
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Nice picture, but a little hint

PALMA

Since one year ago, the official name is "Palma" only
"de Mallorca" (regarding the island where they are) is out of date

(do not search in google, it is out of date too)

and yeah, it can be confusing having one island capital called Palma only (Balearic islands) and another one Las Palmas, same word but in plural (Canary islands).... but I bet that writing former name, some comments relating to it will appear


Please... "Palma"

(official webpage of their municipality: https://www.palma.cat/portal/PALMA/home.jsp?codResi=1 )
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Old October 15th, 2017, 06:56 PM   #2796
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Title: Canterbury Cathedral
Location: Canterbury, UK
Source: Taken by me, I give permission to use it.



Description: I took this sunset picture of Canterbury Cathedral from the grounds of the King's School, Canterbury. From here, the Archbishop of Canterbury heads the Church of England. The Cathedral was founded in 597AD by St Augustin after he managed to convert to Christianity the Saxon people of Kent thereby becoming the first land in England to embrace the new religion. Whilst some of the original building remains, what we see nowadays is the Norman reconstruction from 1070AD, two years after they invaded England and three since the original building burned down.

It was also here that St Thomas Beckett was murdered in 1170. The death of the Archbishop brought huge changes to the city. Thousands of pilgrims from all over Europe came to pay tribute to the saint and brought a lot of wealth with them to the city. Today the city is easily accessible from London and mainland Europe via high-speed rail.

The school itself traces its roots to St Augustin's original monastery and it has been in continuous operation ever since then. Therefore, it is widely considered to be the oldest extant school in the world and it is one of the most exclusive schools in the UK.
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Old October 17th, 2017, 04:25 PM   #2797
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Taormina

Title: Taormina

Location: Taormina, Italy

Information: The dramatic town of Taormina spills down cliffs, high above the Mediterranean, in northeast Sicily. Mt. Etna, its white plume drifting from its summit, can be seen looming over the region at the left.

During the early to mid 20th century, Taormina was a hangout for various intellectuals and writers, including D. H. Lawrence, Halldór Laxness, Bertrand Russell, Roald Dahl, William Faulkner, and Tennessee Williams. In a 21st century change of pace, Taormina hosted the 43rd G7 summit in April, 2017.

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