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Old November 18th, 2010, 07:28 PM   #41
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Berlengas castle, Portugal (1655)

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Old November 18th, 2010, 07:33 PM   #42
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Oceanário, Lisbon, Portugal (1998)







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Old November 21st, 2010, 04:14 PM   #43
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Old November 22nd, 2010, 04:00 PM   #44
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Inhabited Bridge

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Ban Bao village, Koh Chang, Thailand.

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Club Med, Kani Island, Maldives

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Male the capital of the Maldives


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Old November 22nd, 2010, 04:40 PM   #45
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Kinkaku-ji, Kyôtô (Japan)


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L'Hemisféric, Valencia (Spain)
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Old November 22nd, 2010, 04:47 PM   #46
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Lighthouse "Roter Sand", North Sea, Germany

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Old November 22nd, 2010, 09:43 PM   #47
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Old November 22nd, 2010, 09:59 PM   #48
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Castle of Fontanellato, near Parma, Italy
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Old November 23rd, 2010, 01:22 PM   #49
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They're not surrounded by water - now THIS is surrounded by water -

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Old November 23rd, 2010, 10:41 PM   #50
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Yes, notice the guy in the doorway of that lighthouse - it's off the French coast somewhere. He did survive, just nipped in the door at the last minute.
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Old November 25th, 2010, 04:01 PM   #53
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Check out these lighthouses! Much worse than the picture of turbosnail!





This vid lets you seee the whole set of pics of the story that turbosnail told.

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Old November 26th, 2010, 01:58 AM   #54
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Another fort, La Conchée (projected by Vauban http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sébasti...stre_de_Vauban), Saint Malo bay, France

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Old November 30th, 2010, 01:28 PM   #55
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Old December 16th, 2010, 04:31 PM   #56
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Dry Tortugas - Fort Jefferson

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Gunkanjima, or Battleship Island, Japan, now abandoned and now aka Ghost Island. It was once one of the most crowded places ever recorded, with a population of 5,559 miners and their families.









close by was also this complex:

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Guilin City's floating pagodas, China

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