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Proof that the earth isn't flat....

The earth’s curvature is quite pronounced around these parts.

In fact, you’ll be lucky to see the other side of the road in places…

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The Schillerplatz’s mass-planting of Impatiens hawkeri aka New Guinea Impatiens – basically a Busy Lizzie with a college education

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If you immediately associated this....

…withe Canaletto, then I’d say that was very perspective..er.. perceptive of you..

Emmerich-Josef-Strasse from ground level

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Umbram castra

That’s shadow castle to you.

Taken in Acker, a narrow dead-end street that leads to the Breitenbachstrasse (and Kaffee Kommune II) and keeps me away from the murderous Gaustrasse traffic

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And the Lord said....

…let there be skylights

This is what goes for aircon in these parts….

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Old? This isn't OLD....

The first St Stephan zu Mainz was built in 991 as a side project to the building of the cathedral. (Willigis, the first bishop of Mainz, had a hand in both.) 86 more words

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