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Image Double Arch and Milky Way stars at Arches...

Double Arch and Milky Way stars at Arches National Park on October 19, 2011 in Utah by Royce Bair. Double Arch is a close-set pair of natural arches, one of the more known features of Arches National Park in Utah, United States. From the Double Arch parking area it's a 0.5 mile round trip to the arches. (Wikipedia). #Justlearned #Science #Photography #Space

   

Image The Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II is the...

The Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II is the oldest shopping mall in #Italy, housed within a four-storey double arcade in central #Milan. The Galleria is named after Vittorio Emanuele II, the first king of the Kingdom of Italy. It was originally designed in 1861 and built by Giuseppe Mengoni between 1865 and 1877. #travel #photography #Art #architecture

   

Image Dive the underwater sculpture museum off the...

Dive the underwater sculpture museum off the coast of Isla de Mujeres and Cancun, #Mexico | #travel #museums #geography

   

Image GET A BIRD’S EYE VIEW AT TREEHOTEL BY...

GET A BIRD’S EYE VIEW AT TREEHOTEL BY AMANDA JAKUBIK | Merging a bit of eco-tourism with contemporary design, this tree house hotel for you to get back to nature and enjoy an unconventional vacation. Treehotel is located in northern Sweden, just outside Luleå in Harads, with the idea of offering high standard accommodation in the most relaxing environment possible, up in the trees. All of the treerooms at Treehotel are suspended above the ground, with locally supplied green power. #ecotourism

   

Image Burj Khalifa skyscraper, Dubai | Burj...

Burj Khalifa skyscraper, Dubai | Burj Khalifa (Arabic: برج خليفة‎ "Khalifa Tower"), known as Burj Dubai prior to its inauguration, is a skyscraper in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, and is the tallest manmade structure in the world, at 829.84 m (2,723 ft). Construction began on 21 September 2004, with the exterior of the structure completed on 1 October 2009. #travel #geography #architecture

   

Image 9 Breathtaking Places You Can Explore With...

9 Breathtaking Places You Can Explore With Google Street View | #travel #living

   

Image A remark usually attributed to Napoleon...

A remark usually attributed to Napoleon calls the Piazza San Marco "the drawing room of Europe". (The attribution to Napoleon is unproven).[1] It is one of the few great urban spaces in Europe where human voices prevail over the sounds of motorized traffic. #Travel #Venice #Italy

   

Image Piazza San Marco (often known in English as...

Piazza San Marco (often known in English as St Mark's Square), is the principal public square of Venice, #Italy, where it is generally known just as "the Piazza". All other urban spaces in the city (except the Piazzetta and the Piazzale Roma) are called "campi" (fields). The Piazzetta (the 'little Piazza') is an extension of the Piazza towards the lagoon in its south east corner. #travel #architecture #history #geography #photography

   

Image Catalan Atlas | The Catalan Atlas is the...

Catalan Atlas | The Catalan Atlas is the most important Catalan map of the medieval period (drawn and written in 1375). It was produced by the Majorcan cartographic school and is attributed to Cresques Abraham (also known as "Abraham Cresques"), a Jewish book illuminator who was self-described as being a master of the maps of the world as well as compasses. It has been in the royal library of France (now Bibliothèque nationale de France) since the time of King Charles V. #travel #maps

   

Image Christopher Columbus | 31 October 1451 20...

Christopher Columbus | 31 October 1451 20 May 1506) was an explorer, navigator, and colonizer, born in the Republic of Genoa, in what is today northwestern Italy. Under the auspices of the Catholic Monarchs of Spain, he completed four voyages across the Atlantic Ocean that led to general European awareness of the American continents. Those voyages, and his efforts to establish permanent settlements on the island of Hispaniola, initiated the Spanish colonization of the New World. #travel #pioneer

   

Image Marco Polo | September 15, 1254 – January...

Marco Polo | September 15, 1254 – January 9, 1324)[1] was a Venetian merchant traveler whose travels are recorded in Il Milione, a book which did much to introduce Europeans to Central Asia and China. He learned about trading whilst his father and uncle, Niccolò and Maffeo, travelled through Asia and apparently met Kublai Khan. In 1269, they returned to Venice to meet Marco for the first time. #travel

   

Image The Great Blue Hole, Ambergris Caye, Belize,...

The Great Blue Hole, Ambergris Caye, Belize, Diving in the Caribbean | A feature attraction of Diving in Belize, Especially for divers with a appreciation of geographical phenomena, is the opportunity to explore the famed Blue Hole. Part of the Lighthouse Reef System, it lies approximately 60 miles off the mainland out of BelizeCity. It is one of the most astounding dive sites to be found anywhere on earth, right in the center of Lighthouse Reef is a large, almost perfectly circular hole #travel

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Image Varadero, Cuba | Varadero is a resort town...

Varadero, Cuba | Varadero is a resort town in the province of Matanzas, #Cuba, and one of the largest resort areas in the Caribbean. Varadero is also called Playa Azul, which means "blue beach" in Spanish. It is situated on the Hicacos Peninsula, between the Bay of Cárdenas and the Straits of Florida, some 140 km east of Havana, at the eastern end of the Via Blanca highway. #travel #geography

   

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