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Purwokerto

. Tambak offer its famous '''Sate Bebek''' outlets along street. Price relatively cheap at Rp 10,000 (US $1) South * Gunung Tugel * Cilacap on the south coast is sleepy fishing port. Growing industry city, such as '''Pertamina''', Portland Cement, and new PLTU (coal energy source for electricity) Karangkandri. WikiPedia:Purwokerto


Xochistlahuaca


Grimsby, Ontario

numerous changes, being first a small rural village; then a centre for the manufacture of farm machinery (Agricultural machinery), hospital furniture, furnaces and other metal products; and later the hub of the Niagara Peninsula's fruit-growing industry. For many years, Grimsby also had a successful fishing industry which lasted until the 1960s. The Town of Grimsby and the Township of North Grimsby were amalgamated in 1970 with the formation of the Regional Municipality of Niagara


Ulyanovsk Oblast

Major shelterbelt projects Forest strips planted on a limited scale started no earlier than the 19th century. Some of the early forest strips, such as the late-19th century


Candeleda

; Tertiary sector This is the main economic sector employing 56.3% of the active population, with a great reliance on tourism. In 2011 the municipality (including the town itself, El Raso and the disseminated areas) had 158 retail establishments, 25 restaurants, 71 bars, 5 banks, 3 drug stores, 3 gas stations and 10 hotels or hostels. Rural tourism has been the fastest growing industry in the last few decades. By the 1990s the annual number of visitors to the Tiétar Valley region was estimated at 100,000. Category:Municipalities in the Province of Ávila Category:Populated places in the Province of Ávila


Kazanlak

of the Italian Renaissance when it was given a new name: chiaroscuro. The valley is famous for its rose-growing industry which have been cultivated there for centuries, and which produces 85% of the world's rose oil. The centre of the rose oil industry is Kazanlak, while other towns of importance include Karlovo, Sopot (Sopot, Bulgaria), Kalofer and Pavel banya. Each year, festivals are held celebrating roses and rose oil


South Tyneside

in maritime training and attracts students from around the world. Tourism is also an important and growing industry. Places of interest South Shields town centre offers high street shopping with a regular market and museum & art gallery. Arbeia Roman Fort Museum offers a reconstructed Roman fort at the Lawe Top. The seafront offers the traditional British seaside experience - fairground, parks, boating lake and miniature steam railway, amusements and arcades, hotels, bed and breakfasts, caravan and camping sites, restaurants, amphitheatre, outdoor live entertainment, promenades, Groyne lighthouse and the mile-long South Pier. On the coast road to Whitburn, Marsden Rock, a limestone sea stack colonised by sea birds, is a longstanding tourist attraction. Less famous is the nearby Souter Lighthouse, the first in the world to be generated by electricity, and the secluded Jackie's Beach is a welcome change from the busier beaches of Marsden. Much of the coastal scenery in this area was until two decades ago dominated by the spoil heaps and pithead winding gear of the collieries, but those are now gone and the area's natural beauty has been restored. The Customs House (The Customs House, South Shields) Arts Centre,situated in the Mill Dam conservation area hosts theatre,cinema, art gallery and restaurant and is open 363 days a year. Bede's World, the Tyne Pedestrian Tunnel, the refurbished Viking Shopping Centre, and J Barbour factory outlet at Jarrow are also of interest. Westoe, Harton, Cleadon, East Boldon, Monkton and Whitburn are typical suburban villages offering traditional pubs, building styles and small shopping boutiques. There is a cricket ground at Whitburn village and another 2 located in Westoe. Hebburn riverside is surprisingly green and open with views to the busy shipyards across-river at Wallsend. South Shields Sailing Club, Temple Park Leisure Centre, Gypsies Green and Monkton Stadium, Hebburn Swimming Pool, national and local cycle routes, open areas and parks are the main outdoor recreational areas. The Great North Run is the world's biggest half marathon which takes place every September October, starting in Newcastle (Newcastle upon Tyne) and finishing on The Leas in South Shields. In summer there is a festival with opening street parade, street and stage entertainment and an open-top tour bus connecting various places of interest. Environment The physical environment varies greatly in a small area: from industrial areas like Port of Tyne to business parks at Monkton and Boldon; traditional 'back to back (Back-to-back houses)' terraces to suburban housing; the River Tyne to the harbour, river entrance and open sea at Littlehaven; Marsden Quarry to the Great North Forest. EcoCentre at Hebburn is a building constructed from recycled materials, self-reliant in power generation by means of its own wind turbine and is efficient in waste management. The weather is variable and typical of a Maritime Climate. Transport The A194(M) (A194 road), A19 (A19 road) and other trunk roads link South Tyneside to the national road network. The Tyne and Wear Metro is a light rail system connecting the area with the rest of the Tyne and Wear conurbation, including Sunderland and Newcastle Central Station and Newcastle International Airport. The Tyne Road and Pedestrian Tunnels (Tyne Tunnel) traverse the river between Jarrow and Howdon. A pedestrian ferry (Shields Ferry) also serves the towns of North and South Shields. The Port of Tyne situated at Tyne Dock is a growing terminal handling large volumes of freight, including exports from the Nissan (NMUK) car plant in Washington. People Well-known South Tynesiders include author Dame Catherine Cookson, former three times Prime Minister of New Zealand Sir William Fox (William Fox (politician)), actress Dame Flora Robson, Monty Python actor Eric Idle, Hollywood director Ridley Scott, waxed jacket inventor J Barbour (J. Barbour & Sons) and athlete Steve Cram. Author Lewis Carroll was inspired to write 'Alice's Adventures in Wonderland' and 'Through the Looking-Glass' by local residents he met when staying in Whitburn (Whitburn, Tyne and Wear). Singer Joe McElderry who won the 2009 X Factor also comes from the area as well as two members of 2011 X Factor winners Little Mix, Jade Thirlwall and Perrie Edwards. South Shields is the only town to have two X Factor winners from its area. Ginger (Ginger (singer)) of British rock heroes The Wildhearts is from South Shields. New to the scene comedian, Chris Ramsey is also from South Shields. Twinned cities South Tyneside is twinned (Town twinning) with Épinay-sur-Seine, France; Noisy-le-Sec, France; and Wuppertal, Germany Climate Climate in this area has mild dfferences between highs and lows, and there is adequate rainfall year round. The Köppen Climate Classification subtype for this climate is "Cfb (Köppen climate classification#GROUP C: Mild Temperate mesothermal climates)" (Marine West Coast Climate Oceanic climate). Climate Summary for South Tyneside, UK A 19 year old from South Tyneside (w:South Tyneside), England (w:England) has been banned from looking after animals after stealing a cat and forcing it to inhale cannabis.


Tyler, Texas

Academy, and Good Shepherd Reformed Episcopal School, and the Brook Hill School(Bullard). Economy right thumb People's National Bank office building in downtown Tyler (Image:Venue Building, Tyler, TX IMG 0469.JPG) thumb right Chamber of Commerce office in downtown Tyler (Image:Tyler, TX, Chamber of Commerce office IMG 0543.JPG) In addition to its role in the rose-growing industry, Tyler is the headquarters for Brookshire Grocery Company, which operates Brookshire's, Fresh and Super 1 Foods, and Ole! supermarkets in three states (Texas, Louisiana, and Arkansas). The company's main distribution center is located in south Tyler, while SouthWest Foods, a subsidiary that processes dairy products, is located just northeast of the city. Adams Engineering has also made its headquarters in Tyler. The manufacturing sector includes: * Tyler Pipe, a subsidiary of McWane Inc. that produces soil and utility pipe products * Trane, a business of Ingersoll-Rand, formerly a unit of American Standard Companies, which manufactures air conditioners (air conditioning) and heat pumps (this plant was originally built in 1955 by General Electric) * Carrier (Carrier Corporation), which manufactures air conditioners (air conditioning) * Delek Refining (Delek), an Israeli-owned oil refinery formerly La Gloria Oil and Gas Co (a Crown Central Petroleum subsidiary) * Ferguson Beauregard, an operating company of Dover Corporation that specializes in equipment for the measurement and production of natural gas using the plunger lift method * DYNAenergetics Tyler Distribution Center, part of DYNAenergetics USA, which manufactures perforating equipment and explosives for the oil and gas industry * Vesuvius USA, manufacturer of refractory ceramics used in the steel industry *Cavender's Boot City, a large regional western wear retailer and manufacturer Also produced in Tyler are John Soules Foods' fajita and other meat products, Greenberg's smoked turkeys, Distant Lands Coffee Roasters coffee, Tyler Candle Co. jar candles, Tyler Products, and a variety of small, high-tech businesses, including SEO Skyrocket, Synthesizers.com, F3 Technology Solutions, Wood Networks, Group M7, CBI, Power-Up, and Arrick Robotics. Tyler is also a major medical center which serves the city, as well as the surrounding East Texas area. According to the City's 2012-2013 Comprehensive Annual Financial Report, City of Tyler 2012-2013 Comprehensive Annual Financial Report, p. 136. Retrieved 2014-04-11. the top ten employers in the city are: class "wikitable" - ! # ! Employer ! # of Employees - 1 Trinity Mother Frances Health System 3,775 - 2 East Texas Medical Center 3,153 - 3 Brookshire Grocery Company 2,599 - 4 Tyler Independent School District 2,468 - 5 Trane 1,500 - 6 SuddenLink 1,500 - 7 Walmart 1,311 - 8 The University of Texas at Tyler 1,121 - 9 University of Texas Health Science Center at Tyler 925 - 10 Tyler Junior College 862 Recreation and tourism Annually, the Texas Rose Festival draws thousands of tourists to Tyler. Until Now He was voted Most Likely to Succeed, and in 1980, after he graduated from high school, Dunham gave himself a career goal of obtaining, within ten years, an appearance on ''The Tonight Show with Johnny Carson'', which was seen as the "holy grail" for comedians. 50px Historic SH 26 left (Image:Old Texas 26.svg) '''SH 26''' was the last of the 26 original Texas highways proposed in 1917. The original route was to be a short route from Tyler (Tyler, Texas) through Henderson (Henderson, Texas) to Nacogdoches (Nacogdoches, Texas). By 1926, the stretch from Tyler to Henderson was reassigned to SH 64 (Texas State Highway 64). '''SH 26''' was instead routed northward to Longview (Longview, Texas) over part of SH 43 (Texas State Highway 43). By 1939, it had been extended north to the Oklahoma border via a proposed section of Texas SH 149 (Texas State Highway 149) and SH 11 (Texas State Highway 11). In 1962, '''SH 26''' was cancelled when U.S. Highway 259 (U.S. Highway 259 (Texas)) was routed over its entire length. Houston, Texas; San Antonio, Texas; Corpus Christi (Corpus Christi, Texas), Texas; Fort Worth, Texas; Tyler (Tyler, Texas), Texas; Midland (Midland, Texas), Texas; Denver, Colorado; Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; Oklahoma City, Oklahoma;


Batangas City

It has landing points (Cable landing point) in: *Batangas Bay, Batangas City, Batangas Province, the Philippines *Tanguisson Point, Dededo Village (Dededo, Guam), Guam '''St. Bridget College''' is a Catholic education institution located in M.H. del Pilar (Marcelo H. del Pilar) Street, Batangas City, Province of Batangas (Batangas), Philippines. It is one of the few major schools located Batangas City and throughout the Province of Batangas (Batangas). History '''St. Bridget College''' is a Catholic education institution located in M.H. del Pilar (Marcelo H. del Pilar) Street, Batangas City, Province of Batangas (Batangas), Philippines. It is one of the few major schools located Batangas City and throughout the Province of Batangas (Batangas). History


Ulyanovsk

military base presence in town. The 31st Airborne Brigade of the Russian Airborne Troops of the armed forces is based in Ulyanovsk. Tourism and Hospitality Industry thumb right Bank of Russia (File:Central Bank of Russia.jpg) in Ulyanovsk Tourism is a growing industry in the city and the surrounding areas because of Volga micro-climate and historical significance of Simbirsk. http: www.lonelyplanet.com russia volga-region ulyanovsk Hilton Hotel


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