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Peru & Bolivia trip – Day 6 Cusco, Peru

Still feeling groggy from the altitude, we made our way to the top floor (@ Casa De Mama) to have breakfast. The view was stunning, this is what I call enjoying breakfast in style (bar the constant headache). 812 more words

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Another Huge Statue in Russia? Not Rare, but Hugely Divisive

MOSCOW — Moscow does not exactly want for colossal statues.

Nothing says “Soviet Union” quite like the imposing “Worker and Collective Farm Girl,” with its hammer, sickle, forward stride and idealized physiques; or Lenin glowering down on the capital, albeit now staring at a Burger King. 89 more words

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At Marienplatz

Part of the statue at Marienplatz in Paderborns city center

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Picture Of The Day

President Barack Obama, Attorney General Loretta Lynch, and the bust of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., in the Oval Office at the White House

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Santa Rosalia

Santa Rosalia is the patron saint of Palermo, Italy.

Rosalia was born to a wealthy Norman (mixed Frankish and Scandinavian origin) family in 1130. Rosalia denounced her position in society and, instead, chose a solitary hermit’s life in a cave on top of Mount Pellegrino. 391 more words

Italy