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Bologna night

Bologna, (Latin: Bononia) is the capital and largest city of the Emilia-Romagna Region in Northern Italy. It is the seventh most populous city in Italy, at the heart of a metropolitan area of about one million people. Of Etruscan origin, the city has been a major urban centre for centuries, …

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Piazza Venezia and Victor Emmanuel Monument

The Altare della Patria (Altar of the Fatherland) also known as the Monumento Nazionale a Vittorio Emanuele II (National Monument to Victor Emmanuel II) or "Il Vittoriano" is a controversial monument built in honor of Victor Emmanuel, the first king of a unified Italy. The monument is built of white …

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View from Rialto Bridge

I bought the D5000, my first DSLR, because of this trip and took this picture just before sunrise. Which I would say is the best time to experience the beauty of this City, before it becomes over swarmed by the crowds of tourists during the day .© Tien Vu | …

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Colorful houses of Porto Venere

The ancient Portus Veneris is believed to date back to at least the middle of the 1st century BC. It has been said that the name refers to a temple to the goddess Venus which was sited on the promontory where the church of Peter the Apostle now stands. The …

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1310 The City of Dundee

Dundee ———– Dundee,Scotland is the fouthe-largest city in Scotland and the most settement in the United Kingdom.It lies within the eastern central Lowlands on the north bank of the Firth of Tay,which feeds into the North Sea.Under the name of Dundee City,it forms one of the 32 council areas used …

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Castle in the Sky: The Municipal Building

[Explored] The love the alignment of the Municipal Building, the Thurgood Marshall Federal Courthouse and One Court Square in Queens. Quite simply, this is my favorite building in New York City. This is one of my first shots with my 70-200 4 IS and I am very satisfied with its …

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The Night View of Philadelphia 06

Philadelphia (/ˌfɪləˈdɛlfiə/) is the largest city in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, the fifth-most-populous city in the United States, and the core of the sixth-largest metropolitan area in the country. Located in the Northeastern United States at the confluence of the Delaware and Schuylkill rivers, Philadelphia is the economic and cultural …

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Potterierei – Brugge

Bruges in English French and Catalonian; Brugge in Dutch, Brügge in German and Brujas in Spanish is the capital and largest city of the province of West Flanders in the Flemish Region of Belgium. It is located in the northwest of the country. The historic city centre is a prominent …

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