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Snoqualmie, Washington

—are only about an hour's drive from the town of Roslyn, Washington, the town used for the series ''Northern Exposure''. Many exterior scenes were filmed in wooded areas of Malibu, California. '''North Bend''' is a city in King County, Washington, United States. The town was made famous by David Lynch's television series ''Twin Peaks'' (also filmed in nearby Snoqualmie (Snoqualmie, Washington).) Since


Kaposvár

of science and culture many person made famous the name of the city, not just in the country but beyond the borders too: the Archives of Somogy County, the Csiky Gergely Theatre, the Béla Vikár Choir, the Somogy Dance Group, and the Berzsenyi Company. The crisis of the 1980s, and the stop of the city's development made necessary changes. In the end of the decade - like so many times during its history - Kaposvár stood to the top of reforms. The maverick organisations were funded and a memorial


Hazleton, Pennsylvania

of a penis approximately 35 yards long and 20 yards wide. '''Pennsylvania Route 309''' is a major highway which runs for 134 miles (216 km) through Pennsylvania in the United States. It connects Philadelphia and its northern suburbs to Allentown


Najran

. The tribes of Tayy, Abd Al-Qais, and Taghlib are also known to have included many Christians in the pre-Islamic period. The Yemenite city of Najran was a center of Arabian Christianity, made famous by the persecution by one of the kings of Yemen, Dhu Nawas, who was himself an enthusiastic convert to Judaism. The leader of the Arabs of Najran during the period of persecution, Al-Harith, was canonized by the Roman Catholic Church as St. Aretas. Some modern scholars suggest that Philip the Arab was the first Christian emperor of Rome. By the 4th century a significant number of Christians occupied the Sinai peninsula, Mesopotamia and Arabia. '''Sūrat al-Burūj''' (


Nerja

Buy The maximum you can draw out from all of the town's ATMs on a non-Spanish credit or debit card per calendar week is 500 euros. There are '''markets''' on Sundays (Boot Market, now located near the Almijara 11 area and Flaming Urbanisations) a good distance from the centre of town and Tuesdays at Chaparil. There is a Thursday fleamarket at the Boatyard. As well as a wide assortment of small shops around town selling all sorts of items (do shop around), there are several Chinese bazaars which sell a huge selection of items fairly cheaply. *


The Pas

%), never been married (32.3%), divorced or separated (8.8%), or widowed (5.7%). There are 2,324 private dwellings (Dwellings) in The Pas, most of them being occupied (94.1%). The average number of people per household is 2.5 people. Culture The Pas was made famous for many young Canadians when author Farley Mowat published in 1956, the first of two children's' young adults' books set in the vicinity and which mentions the town prominently, titled Lost in the Barrens


Freeport, Bahamas

forms of cultural expression. In this milieu more traditional Bahamas performers such as Joseph Spence (Joseph Spence (musician)), have still enjoyed successful careers playing junkanoo, Christian hymns and the ''ant'ems'' of the local sponge (sea sponge) fisherman, which include "Sloop John B", later made famous by The Beach Boys. In 2002, the new 32-gate Concourse E opened,


Mission District, San Francisco

book author Latorre, Guisela title Walls of empowerment: Chicana o indigenist murals of California publisher University of Texas Press location Austin year 2008 isbn 0-292-71906-X pages 30–31 and inspired by the traditional Mexican paintings made famous by Diego Rivera. Some of the more significant mural installations are located on Balmy Alley and Clarion Alley. Music scene The Mission is rich in musical groups and performances. Mariachi bands


Stavropol Krai

," home to Alexander Solzhenitsyn * Lysogorskaya Stanitsa — a small Cossack village not far from the health spa cities with a beautiful 19th century wooden church * Mineralnye Vody — a health spa city named for its "Mineral Waters" at the edge of the; a common flight destination for visitors to the North Caucasus * Pyatigorsk — major Russian health spa destination surrounded by the five peaks of Beshtau made famous by Lermontov's Other


Grytviken

thumb 300px The abandoned whaling station at Grytviken (File:Grytvikken.jpg) '''Grytviken''' is the whaling station made famous by Shackleton's reunion with civilization on South Georgia (South Georgia Island) after losing his ship, the ''Endurance'', to Antarctic pack ice in 1915. Toast "Bring 'em Back Shack" at his gravesite in a small cemetery overlooking the bay. Although the grave of Ernest Shackleton can be found in the little graveyard here, Grytviken is not the whaling station where he


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