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Xhelal Hajda Toni/Selajdin Mullabazi Mici

This monument sits in the center of my site’s main park. It’s a statue of Xhelal Hajda Toni (sorry that link’s in Albanian) and Selajdin Mullabazi Mici (who I could not find any wiki information on). 125 more words

Peace Corps

Eugene Delacroix monument

A unique and detailed moment dedicated to Eugene Delacroix, created by the artist Aime Jules Dalou.

More detail at; www.eutouring.com/images_jardin_du_luxembourg_8.html

Paris

Barcelona's Famous Christopher Columbus Statue Is Under Attack

A group of city council members in Barcelona wants to take down the famous statue of Christopher Columbus in the town center, arguing that it inappropriately celebrates the explorer’s colonial history. 158 more words

A monumental history

On September 15, 2016, President Obama designated the first marine national monument in the Atlantic Ocean. The Northeast Canyons and Seamounts Marine National Monument includes two areas: one that includes four undersea mountains, called “seamounts” – Bear, Mytilus, Physalia, and Retriever; and an area that includes three undersea canyons – Oceanographer, Lydonia, and Gilbert – that cut deep into the continental shelf. 2,010 more words

History

London <3

Greetings from London!!

This weekend I spent in London. On Saturday morning Karin and I took the train to London and only one hour later we arrived at Paddington station. 481 more words

Weekend

Italy Reggiana

Porquê Itália?

Já tinha ido a Itália, concretamente a Roma, a Veneza e a Milão e algumas cidades circundantes. Já estava familiarizado com a comida italiana , com a confusão que é conduzir em itália, com a qualidade dos comboios (e como ser multado neles), com o quão caro pode ser ficar num hotel no centro da cidade e a quantidade inumerável de igrejas que existem em cada uma das cidades. 127 more words

Travel

New lock in old window

When I visited one of the old monuments in my hometown this brand new lock on the old window, well, actually it was the shutter, caught my eye. 66 more words

Dordrecht, My Hometown