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  1. General Photography
    Cinematic 4K drone video of Sardegna, Italia (Sardinia, Italy). Filmed in Costa Smeralda in 4K. Aerial views of Costa Smeralda, Caprera, Monte Moro, the Isola Cappuccini, rumored to belong to Madonna, or the stunning multi colored sea views of one of the most beautiful locations in Italy and...
  2. General Urban Developments
    https://therealdeal.com/2020/10/19/governors-island-rezoning-process-is-underway/ The large island in the middle of Upper New York Bay (Port of NY/NJ) is prime for developments following the creation of new parkland. A rezoning effort is underway. Max Touhey
  3. Além-Fronteiras / Around The World
    Jamaica é um país insular situado no mar do Caribe (em português europeu, Mar das Caraíbas) que compreende a terceira maior ilha das Grandes Antilhas. A Jamaica é o quinto maior país insular do Caribe (Caraíbas). Os povos indígenas da ilha, os taínos, chamavam-na de Xaymaca em aruaque, ou seja...
  4. Photos
    Reykjavík is the capital of and largest city in Iceland. Miðbær ("Central Town" in English) is Reykjavík's central business district. It is the political, economic, religious, and cultural center of Iceland. Miðbær sits on the original town settlement, dating back to Viking times. In fact...
  5. Manhattan
    admittedly not a thread I thought would ever have to be made, but here it is. City launches effort to rezone Governors Island
  6. Атлас
  7. Northern Emirates
    Welcome to the new Blu Mirage discussion thread. I am opening this for people to have a chance again to talk about, and exchange information about, this uncompleted development on Al Marjan Island.
  8. Africa: Photo Galleries
    Lamu Kenya Lamu Old Town is the oldest and best-preserved Swahili settlement in East Africa, retaining its traditional functions. Built in coral stone and mangrove timber, the town is characterized by the simplicity of structural forms enriched by such features as inner courtyards, verandas...
  9. Highways & Autobahns
    List of highways in Barbados. The main highways number 1–7, however there also smaller secondary routes off these main highways: ABC Highway: Cave Hill, St. Michael–Seawell, Christ Church Ermie Bourne Highway Highway 1 (H1): Bridgetown–Farley Hill, St. Peter Highway 1A (H1A)...
  10. Foreign Stuff
    Well as you may have read I have been to Iceland for a few nights. Stunning country. The baroness of the rural areas is breathtaking and it contrasts nicely with the colour of the cities. Particular standout buildings are: Hallgrimskirkja Harpa Concert Hall Harpa Harpa Exterior
  11. Sul
    Desde pré-adolescente , eu sempre tive como hobbies ler reportagens de cadernos de Turismo, colecionar cartões-postais e ler guias de turismo, ficando fascinado com lugares distantes e sonhando em um dia vê-los de perto. Como tenho uma origem humilde, eu só consegui realizar alguns de meus...
  12. Cityscapes and Skyline Photos
    :hi: Reykjavík is the capital and largest city in Iceland. Its latitude, at 64°08' N, makes it the world's northernmost capital of a sovereign state. It is located in southwestern Iceland, on the southern shore of Faxaflói Bay. With a population of around 120,000 (and 202,341 in the...
  13. Highways & Autobahns
    Guam Roads in Guam total: 885 km paved: 675 km unpaved: 210 km there is another 685 km of roads classified non-public, including roads located on federal government installations Roads in Guam are primarily paved out of a coral/oil mixture. When wet, the oil tends to float to the surface of...
  14. Highways & Autobahns
    For a small island of 1 865 km2, there are 2 066 km of roads in Mauritius, of which 48.5% are main roads, 28.7% are secondary roads, 3.6% are motorways and the remaining 19.2% are made up of other types of roads. The number of vehicles per km of road is at 177 as of 2009. Highways: Mauritius...
  15. United States Urban Issues
    What is life like on some of the little islands in our cities? Are residents looking for "island life", yet being in the middle of all of the bustle? What is the balance between somewhat-isolated island life, and being so close to so many people? How isolated can things get in these places...
  16. Highways & Autobahns
    TRINIDAD & TOBAGO Trinidad Tobago Highways in Trinidad & Tobago _ Uriah Butler Highway _ Sir Solomon Hochoy Highway _ Churchill-Roosvelt Highway _ Beetham Highway _ Audrey Jeffers Highway _ Claude Noel Highway Uriah Butler Highway The Uriah Butler Highway is one of the major north-south...
  17. Highways & Autobahns
    PAPUA NEW GUINEA Transportation is a major problem in Papua New Guinea because of the difficult terrain. Major population centers are linked chiefly by air and sea, although road construction has increased to supplement these expensive means of transport. Of some 19,600 km of roads in 2002...
  18. Travels Abroad
    A little preview of my latest trip to the Hawaiian Islands. Btw...if any of you want to see any of these pictures in full size, just go to my flickr page. Hanauma Bay on O'ahu's Windward Coast.
  19. Cityscapes and Skyline Photos
    Population: 6,563 Capital: Jamestown
  20. Highways & Autobahns
    Noumea Overlooking Centre Ville Overlooking Latin Quarter Noumea Centre Ville Noumea Anse Vata Noumea Baie Des Citrons Noumea Tollgate will follow data and number about roads in New Caledonia...
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