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Ensenada, Baja California

, Mexico race is one of the largest private yacht races in the world. Also, Mount Gay gives away distinctive red hats to top competitors at its sponsored regattas. These hats are prized amongst top sailors. '''SCORE (SCORE International) Baja 1000''' is an off-road race (Offroad racing) that takes place on Mexico's Baja California Peninsula in November. The Baja 1000 is part of the SCORE Championship Desert Racing Series that include the Baja 500, San Felipe 250 and the new San Felipe Challenge of Champions in place of the Primm 300 which had been the only SCORE race in the United States. The Baja 1000 allows various types of vehicle classes to compete on the same course - from such small and large bore motorcycles, stock VW (Volkswagen), production vehicles, buggies (Buggy (automobile)), Trucks, and custom fabricated race vehicles. The course has remained relatively the same over the years with the majority of events being either a point-to-point race from Ensenada (Ensenada, Baja California) to La Paz (La Paz, Baja California Sur), or a loop race starting and finishing in Ensenada. The CAF and its new promoting partner, Rallymex, moved the event to the US (United States) border in Ensenada (Ensenada, Baja California), Baja California, for two years, where it started to attract international entries. San Ignacio is located approximately A later expedition by Vizcaíno with the same mission sailed on May 5, 1602 with four ships. This expedition was more fruitful. Ensenada, Baja California was founded. San Diego Bay was explored and Catalina Island (Santa Catalina Island, California) was named. The explorers reached as far north as Monterey Bay, Alta California, which Vizcaíno named in honor of the viceroy. Subsequent plans to colonize Alta California foundered when Zúñiga's successor, Juan de Mendoza, 3rd Marquis of Montesclaros, turned out to be much less favorable. http: www.sandiegohistory.org journal 78winter plans.htm PLANS FOR THE OCCUPATION OF UPPER CALIFORNIA A NEW LOOK AT THE "DARK AGE" FROM 1602 TO 1769, The Journal of San Diego History SAN DIEGO HISTORICAL SOCIETY QUARTERLY, Winter 1978, Volume 24, Number 1


Asmara

to register with the Immigration and Nationality office in Asmara within seven business days of entry into the country. Both Eritrea and Ethiopia maintain large military presences along the border and all border crossings into Ethiopia from Eritrea remain closed. Get around thumb 250px Harnet Avenue, in the central district of Asmara. (File:Harnet Avenue (8352530432).jpg) Asmara has 10 downtown bus-lines on distinctive '''Red Mercedes Benz buses''', with a sign in the front saying where


Works Progress Administration

, 493 3-Digit ZCTA - Reference Map - American FactFinder , U.S. Census Bureau, 2000 census Paris Park, north of town, was the site of the second fish hatchery in the state of Michigan. The Paris Fish Hatchery opened in 1881, and from 1913 to 1938, salmon and brown trout fingerlings were shipped by rail baggage cars in milk cans painted a distinctive red. The Works Progress Administration renovated and expanded the facility in the mid 1930s. The hatchery operated until 1964

was converted to condominiums, with the remaining portion, now ''Parkchester South Condominium'' converted later, in 1986. The complex is best known for its broad, tree-lined walkways between the distinctive red-brown buildings, and for its Works Progress Administration-style terracotta decorations on the buildings, that represent animal and human figures of many types. Many of these are the work of sculptor Joseph Kiselewski. File:Detail of Bret Harte sculpture.jpg thumb


Allentown, Pennsylvania

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San Marino

the Guard of the Rock are all enrolled as 'Criminal Police Officers' (in addition to their military role) and assist the police in investigating major crime. The uniform of the Guard of the Rock is a distinctive red and green. Guard of the Council Great and General The Guard of the Council Great and General commonly known as The Guard of the Council or locally as the 'Guard of Nobles', formed in 1740, is a volunteer unit with ceremonial duties. Due to its striking blue, white, and gold


Derby

numbered RDB 968007 (British Rail departmental locomotives), and was given its Class 97 number in 1979. It was employed hauling various test-trains until retirement in 1988. It was painted in RTC's distinctive red blue livery, and named "''Experiment''". After withdrawal it was preserved on the North Yorkshire Moors Railway. * '''97800''' - This locomotive was converted from a Class 08 (British Rail Class 08) locomotive in 1979 for use as a shunter at Slade Green Depot


Belize

'''. It ranges predominantly in Mexico, but can be found as far south as Belize, El Salvador, Guatemala and Florida. They are terrestrial, burrowing spiders. The reason for the name red rump is because of its distinctive red hairs on its abdomen. Like most tarantulas, they will eat anything they can overpower, which is usually insects, but small lizards and rodents may also be consumed. They can grow to a 5 inch leg span, with males typically being smaller and thinner than the females. They prefer scrubland habitats. thumb right View of Xcalak (Image:Xcalak.JPG) '''Xcalak''' is a village of 375 inhabitants 2010 census tables: INEGI in the municipality of Othón P. Blanco (Othón P. Blanco, Quintana Roo), Quintana Roo, on the Caribbean coast (Caribbean sea) of Mexico. Xcalak is one of the last "unspoiled" stretches of Mexican Caribbean located on the Southern end of the Costa Maya. The world's second largest barrier reef (Mesoamerican Barrier Reef System) passes just off-shore from Xcalak and it is also a departure point for dive trips to the Chinchorro Banks (''Banco Chinchorro'') atoll reef system. It is designated a Mexican national reef park (''Parque Nacional Arrecifes de Xcalak'') and is an excellent site for snorkeling, scuba diving and fly fishing. It is


Wellington

named for its distinctive red rocks (probably Jasper). Take the number 1 bus to the end (Island Bay). Walk across the park towards the ocean and hang a right. There is another bus, number 4, that goes to the end of the road but only at certain times. Travel west (right side, if facing the water) until you run out of road. Here you will find a disused quarry and a soon-to-open visitors centre. The walk along this beach is pleasant but rocky and often very windy, so dress accordingly. If you walk


Seoul

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Madagascar

giraffa'') is a weevil endemic (endemic (ecology)) to Madagascar. It derives its name from an extended neck much like that of the common giraffe. The giraffe weevil is sexually dimorphic, with the neck of the male typically being 2 to 3 times the length of that of the female. Most of the body is black with distinctive red elytra covering the flying wings. The total body length of the males is just under an inch (2.5&nbsp


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