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Transport Links to the Mosel Valley

The great thing about the Mosel valley is its accessibility. It is located close to the borders with Belgium, Luxembourg, France and the Netherlands, and excellent transport links make getting here from anywhere Europe a breeze. 268 more words

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Dracula Castle-Bran, Romania

 Far away in the East, there is a castle in Romania where Bram Stoker‘s Dracula used to live. If you are brave enough, just come in this nice little country where the landscapes are amazing and you’ll take your adrenalin pill too. 51 more words

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Black Canyon City Dog Track

I don’t exactly know what draws me to abandoned places. Maybe it’s within me to seek out what is often overlooked. Maybe it’s because these forgotten places are a confirmation of how we and everything around us are connected, as I see human creations, used and discarded, then eventually reclaimed by nature. 300 more words

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Confused by Stonehenge...again

Queensland June 2018

On the Thomson Development Road, from Jundah to Longreach, we detour into a tiny dot of a hamlet called Stonehenge and although nothing like its namesake we are once more left bewildered. 151 more words

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Arms of Furtwangen im Schwarzwald, Germany

In use since 1873

Blazon: Argent on a mount in base, issuant therefrom two pine trees vert, the ruins of a castle gules

The oldest arms in use for the city date back to 1806, when it simply used the arms of Baden. 23 more words

Heraldry

Rory and Lorelai Visit Harvard University

After examining the map, Lorelai surprises Rory by driving her to Harvard University, which is in the city of Cambridge in Massachusetts, part of the Boston metropolitan area. 388 more words

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Places on the Map

RORY: Well, I didn’t want to drive around aimlessly again today.
LORELAI: I got it, I got it. So what’s near?

Concord is a town in Massachusetts, part of the Greater Boston area, with a population of around 17 000. 412 more words

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