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Punta del Este

del Este has an island nearby, that is called the Isla Gorriti. It is protected because of its nature so there are no great buildings or anything like that. You can take a 20 minute ferry at the port that will drop you off at the island where you can enjoy the fun atmosphere, paradisaical beach, and good food at the restaurant. It is also possible to take private yachts, speedboats, or sailboats to the island and anchor by the shore. Renting a boat is nice in good weather. Isla de Lobos


Celje

Aquileia (Sln. ''Oglej'') to Pannonia. Celeia soon became a flourishing Roman colonies (Roman colony), and many great buildings were constructed, such as the temple of Mars (Mars (god)), which was known across the Empire. Celeia was incorporated into Aquileia ca. 320 under the Roman Emperor Constantine I (272-337). The city was razed by Slavic tribes during the Migration period of the 5th and 6th centuries, but was rebuilt in the Early Middle Ages. The first mention


Shiraz

. WikiPedia:Shiraz, Iran Commons:Category:Shiraz Dmoz:Regional Middle East Iran Localities Shiraz fa:شیراز


Abidjan

France date 24 March 2011 accessdate 28 March 2011 This recent decision is a consensus on the part of the country's political leaders. Government offices are located in Le Plateau Commons:Category:Abidjan Wikipedia:Abidjan


Beijing

Beijing2008.cn profile. The stadium was built in 1959 and was last renovated in 2004 (the concrete structure was strengthened, a new rotating display screen and energy-saving devices were installed). It has a capacity of 66,161 and covers a land area of 350,000 square meters. It is one of the Ten Great Buildings constructed in 1959 for the 10th anniversary of the People's Republic of China. Fame Sister Furong "did not have an easy time with the country's college entrance system. It took her three tries to get into college, and since graduation, she has set her eyes on two of the country's best schools." Hibuscus blooms’ and creates a buzz on the Net Over several years, she tried but failed to gain entrance to either of two top Beijing universities (Tsinghua University and Peking University) for postgraduate studies. She posted the story of her determination and pictures of herself on the Internet bulletin boards of those universities and touched a nerve among students. Ego pays off She responded to the attention by adding a quest for a boyfriend to her postings. Her narcissistic (Narcissism) self descriptions provoked controversy and the question, "Is she funny simply because she doesn't know she is?". The most distant trade route described by Pegolotti is that from Azov via Astrakhan, Khiva, Otrar and Kulja to Beijing. He also details the route from Ayas (Ayas (city)) on the Cilician coast of Turkey via Sivas, Erzingan and Erzerum to Tabriz in Persia. Olympic Games (Athletics at the 2008 Summer Olympics – Women's javelin throw) Beijing, China (People's Republic of China) 26th He finished fourth in the final of the 110 m hurdles at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing. The following season he started strongly, winning the 60 m hurdles gold medal at the 2009 European Indoor Championships. Solar Array Deployment Soon after its injection into to GTO, the two solar arrays of EDUSAT were automatically deployed. The deployment of the arrays as well as the general health of the satellite were monitored by the ground station of the ISRO Telemetry, Tracking and Command network (ISTRAC) located in the Indonesian island of Biak. The Master Control Facility (Master Control Facility (ISRO)) (MCF) at Hassan (Hassan, India) in Karnataka has since taken control of EDUSAT for all its post launch operations. Ground stations at Lake Cowichan (Canada), Fucino (Italy) and Beijing (China) are supporting MCF (Master Control Facility (ISRO)) in monitoring the health of the satellite and its orbit raising operations. In 2006, a Mandarin Chinese version of the play set in a hairdressers shop in a Beijing suburb was performed at the Beijing Oriental Theatre. It was produced by the Irish contemporary theatre company, Pan Pan Again, the play attracted controversy when a member of the audience complained about the shortness of the skirt worn by Sha Sha, playing the Sarah Tansey character. Following the complaint, the play was attended by two policemen. ''The Irish Times'' (23 March 2006) Athletics at the 2008 Summer Olympics Olympic Games Beijing, China (People's Republic of China) DNF Post her marriage to violinist Dr. L. Subramaniam (L. Subramaniam) in Bangalore on 11 November 1999, Kavita got extremely selective and cut down on her film singing. She started expanding her artistic range to areas which were never explored. She was the main featured soloist in the ''Global Fusion'' album released by Warner Bros., featuring musicians from five continents. As she actively started exploring fusion music, Kavita travelled around the world including to the US, UK, Europe, Africa, Australia, the Far East, the Middle East, and South America. She performed in concert halls including Royal Albert Hall in London, The Kennedy Center (John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts) in Washington, D.C.., Madison Square Garden, The Lincoln Center (Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts) in New York (New York City), the Zhongshan Music Hall (Forbidden City Concert Hall) in Beijing, The Esplanade (Esplanade – Theatres on the Bay) in Singapore, The Putra Jaya World Trade Centre in Kuala Lumpur, and Gewandhaus Leipzigm (Gewandhaus). Olympic Games (Athletics at the 2008 Summer Olympics) Beijing, PR China 10th '''1995''': The F308 receives its introduction at the NAMM show, followed by concerts in Los Angeles and Salt Lake City. In June, the F308 is presented in Beijing, followed by the purchase of Fazioli instruments by the Beijing Conservatory. More pianists become fans of the Fazioli, including Elisabeth Leonskaya. History The first Pekins are alleged to have been looted from the private collection of the Emperor of China at Peking (former name of Beijing) towards the end of the Opium Wars around 1860. However, some sources suggest that a consignment of birds from China around 1835 were given to Queen Victoria, assuming the name of 'Shanghais' and that these birds were bred with further imports and were developed into the breed we know today as Pekin Bantams. They are known in America and Canada as Cochins. This is the subject of some debate within the pekin cochin breeders community. Wikipedia:Beijing Dmoz:Regional Asia China Beijing commons:北京


Liverpool

; and the fifth largest in the world (List of largest church buildings in the world). Designed and built in Gothic style, it is regarded as one of the greatest buildings to have been constructed during the 20th century Sharples (2004), p83 and was described by former British Poet Laureate, John Betjeman, as 'one of the great buildings of the world’. Commons:category:Liverpool Dmoz:Regional Europe United Kingdom England Merseyside Liverpool Wikipedia:Liverpool


Jerusalem

1948, the United Kingdom relinquished its mandate over Palestine and the State of Israel was proclaimed. On the following day, the Palestinian Arabs, assisted by Arab States, entered into a state of hostilities against Israel when the Arab League forces under the command of King Abdullah I of Jordan entered the Palestine Mandated area into the territory allotted for the Arab partition. The great buildings of Emperor Justinian (Justinian I) like the Hagia Sophia


Iraq

buried until 1845, when Botta and Layard discovered the ruins of the Assyrian cities. The principal remains are those of Khorsabad, N.E. of Mosul; of Nimroud, supposed to be the ancient Calah; and of Kouyunjik, in all probability the ancient Nineveh. In these cities are found fragments of several great buildings which seem to have been palace-temples. They were constructed chiefly of sun-dried bricks (mudbrick), and all that remains of them


United States

encompasses most of the watershed of the river from the Cascades to the coast. The "Hundred Valleys of the Umpqua" form the heart of the timber industry of southern Oregon, generally centered on Roseburg. '''The Rembrandts''' are an American (United States) pop (Pop music) rock (Rock music) duo formed by Phil Solem and Danny Wilde (Danny Wilde (musician)) in 1989. They had previously worked together as members of '''Great Buildings''' in 1981. The Rembrandts are best


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