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    The most mesmerizing city 01.02.2011 DESTINATIONS
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    The most mesmerizing city of South America. Rio de Janeiro (meaning River of January in Portuguese) is without doubt the most mesmerizing city of South America. It was a backwater town until the early 1800s when the Portuguese royal family set up court in Rio after being driven from Europe by Napoleon.
    Portuguese settlers founded Sebastiao do Rio de Janeiro, and the city became wealthy exporting diamonds, gold and sugar.
    It was the capital, and home of Brazil's monarchs, until Br...

  • Photo of Paris New Years Eve 2011, Paris

    12.27.2010

    Paris New Years Eve 2011
    Europes greatest cities.

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    Paris 2011 New Years Day in Paris can be savoured in real style with a helicopter or hot air ballon ride over the city offering a birds eye view of its inspiring momuments or follow the crowds to Disneyland Paris for the traditional New Year street party, always a highlight for young families. Paris, the City of Love, is without a doubt one of...

  • Photo of Mexico Cuisine and  Fine arts, Mexico City

    12.20.2010

    Mexico Cuisine and Fine arts
    Mexico City is a place to taste it

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    Mexican cuisine is known for its intense and varied flavors, colorful decoration, and variety of spices. Most of today's Mexican food is based on pre-hispanic traditions, including the Aztecs and Maya, combined with culinary trends introduced by Spanish colonists. The conquistadores eventually combined their imported diet of rice, beef, pork, chic...

  • Photo of Buenos Aires Tango street dancing, Buenos Aires

    12.17.2010

    Buenos Aires Tango street dancing
    Argentina: The deep culture in the dance

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    Buenos Aires, or "fair winds" in spanish, is the place your'e looking for if you are into Tango and street dancing. This cultural capital city, is not only best known for its dancers, but is also said to be the birthplace of Tango itself. Whether or not this is true, is open for debate, but go see for yourself, the persuasive authenticity of the gr...

  • Photo of Monkey Mia Shark Bay Marine Park, Perth

    12.14.2010

    Monkey Mia Shark Bay Marine Park
    Western Australia

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    If you love marine life and are traveling around the western parts of Australia at any stage, Monkey Mia should be on your list of must-see places. Despite being a popular tourist resort located around 800km from Perth, in Western Australia and 25km north east of Denham in the Shark Bay Marine Park which is a World Heritage Site. Monkey Mia is a...

  • Photo of Lifestyle of Seoul, Seoul

    12.12.2010

    Lifestyle of Seoul
    Seoul, the modern capital of South Korea

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    Seoul, the modernized capital city of skycrapers and neon lights. See with your own eyes, the result of concentrated work done by the people of a collectivist culture, uniting under one cause, having built up its economy so rapidly to the point of finacially supporting other countries which have supported them to begin with, all within 30 years. ...

  • Photo of A Secret Paradise, Auckland

    12.05.2010

    A Secret Paradise
    The Kingdom of Tonga

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    The Kingdom of Tonga is an archipelago of 176 coral and volcanic islands, with around 52 that are inhabited, these islands are scattered over 700,000 square kilometres of ocean. Tonga, one of the most scenic and unspoiled of the Pacific island nations, with it’s dramatic and still active volcanic landscapes, tropical rainforests, pristine cor...

  • Photo of Lake of the Incas, Santiago

    11.17.2010

    Lake of the Incas
    Patagonia Chile

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    South America is not just a land of beautiful beaches, open-air clubs, bikinis and summer vacations – in the wintertime it can be equally as spectacular. The Lake of the Incas is a bewildering place, especially in the winter months – the crystal like ice that covers this lake is truly a sight to behold and legend has it that on the nights o...

  • Photo of Tropical Getaway , Nadi

    11.16.2010

    Tropical Getaway
    Fiji a real paradise

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    Fiji, is made up of 333 stunning tropical islands, some have people living on them but most are vacant. This stunning group of islands is smack bang in the South Pacific Oyun İndir and epitomizes a tropical paradise, it has everything you would expect the swaying coconut trees, aqua blue waters, white sandy beaches and super friendly locals. ...

  • Photo of The Great Wall Facts and Fiction, Beijing

    11.10.2010

    The Great Wall Facts and Fiction
    Beijing China

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    About the Great Wall Facts and Fiction… The Great Wall of China is constructed from a series of stone and earth made fortifications in northern China, they built it originally to create protection for the northern borders of the Chinese Empire against intrusions by various nomadic groups. Several walls have been built since the 5th century BC...

  • Photo of Nagol Vanuatu Land Diving, Port Vila

    11.01.2010

    Nagol Vanuatu Land Diving
    Pentecost Island 2nd April 25th June 2011

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    Vanuatu is an archipelago of 83 islands, of which two — Matthew and Hunter — are also claimed by the French overseas department of New Caledonia. The nation's largest towns are the capital Port Vila, situated on Efate, and Luganville, on Espiritu Santo. The highest point of Vanuatu is Mount Tabwemasana, at 1879 m (6158 ft), on the island of ...

  • Photo of The Cook Islands, Rarotonga

    10.29.2010

    The Cook Islands
    Pacific Best kept secret .

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    The Cook Islands is a stunning collection of 15 islands in the heart of the South Pacific; it takes up an area roughly the size of India, but has a population no bigger than a tiny New Zealand country town. The Cook Islands lies in the Tropic of Capricorn, is bordered on the west by Tokelau, the Samoas and Nuie and to the east is Tahiti and the i...

  • Photo of Suncoast Dixieland Jazz Classic, Miami

    10.23.2010

    Suncoast Dixieland Jazz Classic
    Clearwater Florida – USA 19th -21st Nov

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    If Swing is your thing and you are going to be in sunny Florida in November, make sure you stop by the Suncoast Dixieland Jazz Classic. This jazz juggernaut features all kinds of music with jazz influences. More than 20 bands from across the USA, Canada and Europe travel to this toe tappin’, foot stompin’ festival held at the Sheraton and Mar...

  • Photo of Perth Western city in Australia, Perth

    10.20.2010

    Perth Western city in Australia
    the oldest wine regions

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    Perth-largest city of the Australian state Is the capital and largest city of the Australian state of Western Australia and the fourth most populous city in Australia. Perth is one of the most isolated metropolitan areas on earth. Shortly after the establishment of the port settlement of Fremantle, Perth was founded on 12 June 1829. Perth City...

  • Photo of Marrakech has blossomed to become a world capital, Marrakech

    10.05.2010

    Marrakech has blossomed to become a world capital
    One of the most unique cities on Earth.

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    With a population of just over one million people, the colorful and ancient city of Marrakesh has blossomed to become a world capital and one of the most unique cities on Earth. It's an inland city, located more or less in the center the west of the country, 180km from the Atlantic coast-Morocco’s second-largest city and its population continue...

  • Photo of Chichen Itza , Mexico, Chichen Itza

    09.19.2010

    Chichen Itza , Mexico
    Inspiring experience similar to the Pyramids or Angkor Wat

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    Nestled away in the Yucatan province just south of the party town of Cancun in Mexico is the ancient ruins of Chichen Itza of the once powerful Mayans which ruled most of Central America before the trigger happy Spanish came along. As you walk through the ruins it’s a truly awe inspiring experience very similar to the Pyramids or Angkor Wat. W...

  • Photo of Northern Ireland, Belfast

    09.14.2010

    Northern Ireland
    Can you Cross the Bridge?

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    For centuries there was a salmon fishery on the tiny island of Carrick-a-rede. In order to collect the salmon, a boat had to come in from the nearby town of Ballintoy. This made the whole operation time-consuming and unreliable. So, in the mid-eighteenth century, local salmon fishers decided to sling a rope bridge over to the island. Today the brid...

  • Photo of Legend of Rome, Rome

    09.03.2010

    Legend of Rome
    The Story of Romulus and Remus

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    The founding of Rome is reported by many legends, which in recent times are beginning to be supplemented by more scientific reconstructions. The most popular and most famous legend is the story about the two brothers raised by a she-wolf. The earlier legend of the founding of the Rome, was supplanted over the centuries by the attribution of the f...

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