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Marekerk

The Marekerk is a Protestant church in Leiden, located at the Lange Mare and the Oude Vest canal. The church can be easily seen from the Oude Vest and the Burcht van Leiden by its round dome.

                                               

Grote of Sint-Laurenskerk (Rotterdam)

Grote of Sint-Laurenskerk is a Protestant church in Rotterdam. It is the only remnant of the medieval city of Rotterdam.

                                               

Pilgrim Fathers Church

The history of the Old or Pilgrim Fathers Church goes back as far as 1417, when the Roman Catholic church of St Anthony was consecrated on this site. The oldest known depiction of the church dates from 1512. In 1574 during the Reformation, the ch ...

                                               

Wilhelminakerk

The Wilhelminakerk was a former church in Rotterdam, built at the end of 19th century as a new district church of the then independent Dutch Reformed Church. It was razed in the 1970s.

                                               

Buurkerk

The Buurkerk is a former church in Utrecht, Netherlands on the Buurkerkhof. The building is the location of the Museum Speelklok, and the entrance is on the Steenweg. It is one of the medieval parish churches of Utrecht, along with the Jacobikerk ...

                                               

Jacobikerk

The Jacobikerk is a landmark Protestant church in Utrecht, Netherlands. The building is located on the St Jacobsstraat, named for its patron saint St. James the Greater. The church is one of the medieval parish churches of Utrecht, along with the ...

                                               

Het Oude Loo

Het Oude Loo is a 15th-century castle on the estate of Het Loo Palace in Apeldoorn in the Netherlands. The castle was built as a hunting lodge and is surrounded by a moat. The castle is currently used by the Dutch Royal Family as a country house ...

                                               

Berkenrode

Berkenrode, or Berckenroode is a former Heerlijkheid in the Dutch province of North Holland, situated on the southwest side of Haarlem on the leidsevaart, north of Iepenrode and west of Heemstede. The original castle Berkenrode in the center of t ...

                                               

Heemstede Castle

Heemstede Castle is the site of the old castle of Heemstede. The property is situated at the site of the former castle Heerlijkheid Heemstede, or Huis te Heemstede, at a strategic position on mouth of the Spaarne river on the Haarlem lake.

                                               

Huis te Manpad

The Huis te Manpad is an historical villa and former summer home of Jacob van Lennep in Heemstede, the Netherlands; bordered by the Leidsevaart canal, the Manpadslaan, and the Herenweg. It neighbors the estate of Hartekamp, famed for the gardens ...

                                               

Iepenrode

Iepenrode, or Ipenrode, is the name of a villa in Heemstede, the Netherlands, between the Leidsevaart and Herenweg, located north of Huis te Manpad and south of Berkenrode. It was once the summer home of various mayors of Haarlem and is currently ...

                                               

Pancratiuskerk

Although no written sources about the origin of the church are known, a comparative study including among others Onze-Lieve-Vrouwebasiliek in Maastricht concludes that building started in the first half of the 12th century. However, since this st ...

                                               

Ter Worm Castle

Ter Worm or Terworm Castle is a castle located in the municipality of Heerlen, Limburg Province, Netherlands. The castle is part of the Terworm estate.

                                               

Nooitgedacht (Arnemuiden)

Nooitgedacht is a wooden octagonal windmill in Zeeuwse Arnemuiden in the Dutch municipality of Middelburg. The windmill was built in 1981 as a replacement for a windmill was built in 1736 but burned down in 1977.

                                               

Berg en Broeksche Verlaat

The Berg en Broeksche Verlaat is a canal lock in Rotterdam between the River Rotte and 2 peat bogs. It was built in 1866 and has Rijksmonument status.

                                               

Boterdorpse Verlaat

The Boterdorpse Verlaat is a lock between the River Rotte and Strekvaart in Bergse Plassen in the municipality of Rotterdam. The fairway was formerly used by vessels carrying malt wastes from Schiedam but nowadays is very rarely used even for ple ...

                                               

DOliphant

The DOliphant, also written as De Oliphant, was commissioned in 1591 by Cornelis van Wijkcool as "boerenbehuizinge" built near Nieuwesluis on the island Voorne. Oliphant translates into "Elephant" although the current spelling of the Dutch word i ...

                                               

Schiecentrale

The Schiecentrale is a national monument in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. The building was designed by the Dutch firm Mei and constructed by the Belgian company Besix upon request of PWS. The building is located in the hip quarter Lloydkwartier in ...

                                               

Mount Albert (New Zealand)

Mount Albert was named after Queen Victorias consort, Prince Albert, following a petition in 1866 to the Superintendent of Auckland Province, Frederick Whitaker. The main Māori name of the peak is Ōwairaka, which means Place of Wairaka; she was t ...

                                               

Newmarket Park

Newmarket Park is an approximately 6 ha large park in Auckland, New Zealand. It is located in the triangle between three suburbs, northeast of the Newmarket, southeast of Parnell and northwest of Remuera. It is located partially on a higher, man- ...

                                               

Woodhaugh Gardens

                                               

Frank Kitts Park

                                               

Hoovers bentgrass

Agrostis hooveri is a species of grass known by the common name Hoovers bent grass. It is endemic to California, where it is known only from western San Luis Obispo and Santa Barbara Counties. It grows in woodland and chaparral in hilly terrain. ...

                                               

Hvervenbukta

Hvervenbukta is a swimming and recreation area southeast of the city center of Oslo, Norway, located at the shores of Bunnefjorden in the borough of Sondre Nordstrand, and not far from Ljan and Holmlia. The area originally belonged to Ljan mansio ...

                                               

Katten (beach)

Katten is a municipal beach in Bunnefjorden in the Nordstrand area in Oslo, Norway. The beach is suitable for children and comprises a sheltered, sandy beach, rocks and grassy hills. There are diving boards, swimming ladders, tables and benches, ...

                                               

Buenos Aires, Trujillo

Buenos Aires is a coastal town and resort located in Victor Larco Herrera district, in Trujillo, Peru. This locality is subdivided into three zones: Buenos Aires South, extending to the border with the Moche district, Buenos Aires Central limitin ...

                                               

Las Delicias, Trujillo

Las Delicias is a coastal town and resort located in Moche district, in Trujillo city, La Libertad Region, Peru. It is near the ancient town of Moche. This beach is between Buenos Aires and Salaverry towns.

                                               

Our Lady of the Annunciation Parish

Our Lady of the Annunciation Parish Church: Shrine of the Incarnation is a parish church located at St. Dominic III Subdivision, Mindanao Avenue, Barangay Tandang Sora, Quezon City 1116, Philippines. It is part of the Roman Catholic Church under ...

                                               

Sacred Heart Parish Kamuning

The Sacred Heart Parish-Shrine - Kamuning is a Catholic parish in the Kamuning District of Quezon City in the Philippines. It was established on October 3, 1941, making it the first parish in Quezon City. The parish has been in the pastoral care ...

                                               

Shrine of Our Lady of Mercy

In September 24, 1856, it was founded by Rev. Fr. Andres Martin, OSA as the Chapel of the Corpus Christi. Later. the status of chapel transform as a parroquia Parish Church when Novaliches became as a town. Again in September 15, 2008, status cha ...

                                               

Coim Beach

Coim Beach or Coin Rock Beach is a maritime beach of Povoa de Varzim, Portugal in the civil parish of Aver-o-Mar, located between Esteiro Beach and Quião Beach.

                                               

Esteiro Beach

Esteiro Beach or Praia do Esteiro in Portuguese, meaning tidal creek, is a beach on the southwestern coast of Povoa de Varzim, Portugal, bordering the Atlantic Ocean. It is adjacent to Aver-o-Mar and the beach has medium to fine sand, with a reco ...

                                               

Fragosa Beach

Fragosa Beach is an extensive maritime beach of Povoa de Varzim, Portugal. It is located in the parish of A Ver-o-Mar. The beach is popular in the summer, but very calm during winter. The beach has white sand and no or very few rocks. In front of ...

                                               

Povoa de Varzim beaches

The beaches in Povoa de Varzim are an extensive and continuous group of golden sandy beaches forming small bays or coves along the shoreline in northern Portugal. These do not have any barrier and are in fact a single beach, over 12 km long, unde ...

                                               

Quião Beach, Portugal

Quião Beach is an extensive maritime beach of Povoa de Varzim, Portugal, located just South of Cape Santo Andre in the area of A Ver-o-Mar. It has fine to medium sand and several rocky outcrops. The beach is a coastal dune habitat and a rich and ...

                                               

Redonda Beach

Redonda Beach or Praia Redonda in Portuguese, meaning Round, is a beach on the southwestern coast of Povoa de Varzim, Portugal, bordering the Atlantic Ocean. It is adjacent to Passeio Alegre, in Povoa de Varzim City Center. The Avenida dos Banhos ...

                                               

Salgueira Beach

Salgueira Beach is an extensive maritime beach of the city Povoa de Varzim in Portugal. The beach has white sand and very few rocks, in the central spot with a northern rocky side, near Buddha Club, known as Praia Azul. Salgueira is very popular ...

                                               

Santo Andre Beach

Santo Andre Beach is an extensive and wide maritime beach of Povoa de Varzim, Portugal. It is located in Santo Andre, between the A Ver-o-Mar and Aguçadoura. It borders Cape Santo Andre to the south. This beach is very beautiful. It has flowers a ...

                                               

Verde Beach

Verde Beach is a small maritime beach of Povoa de Varzim, Portugal. It is located near the northern tip of Banhos Avenue. The beach is popular in the summer, but calm during winter. The beach has white sand and several rocks. It is known due to a ...

                                               

Cathedrals in Moscow

                                               

Vladychny Monastery

There are several churches at the convent including the Cathedral of the Entry of the Theotokos into the Temple and St. George’s Church. The cathedral houses the relics of St. Varlaam of Serpukhov, a 14th century monk who is considered to be the ...

                                               

Holocaust Memorial Synagogue (Moscow)

The Holocaust Memorial Synagogue is a synagogue located on Poklonnaya Hill in Moscow. It was built in 1998 to complement an Orthodox church and a mosque that are also part of the outdoor museum dedicated to Russias victory in World War II.

                                               

Marina Rosha Synagogue (Moscow)

The Maryina Roshcha Synagogue is a synagogue in Moscow established in 1925 at Vtoroy Vysheslavtsev Lane, 5a.

                                               

Cathedrals in Saint Petersburg

                                               

Lutheran churches in Saint Petersburg

                                               

Cathedral of Christ The King, Johannesburg

The cathedral was built in 1958 in Berea. The plans to build the Cathedral was envisioned by David OLeary in 1937. OLeary was the first South African born Catholic Bishop of Johannesburg. OLeary had originally intended the cathedral to be built o ...

                                               

Sandton City

Sandton City is a shopping mall situated in Sandton, Johannesburg, South Africa. It was founded and owned by the property development company Rapp and Maister, in partnership with brothers Hilliard and Eli Leibowitz, and was later taken over by L ...

                                               

Shopping centres in Soweto

                                               

Brooklyn Mall

Brooklyn Mall is a shopping mall in Brooklyn, Pretoria, South Africa, owned by development company Growthpoint Properties. Brooklyn is designed around two spaces – the Mall itself, hosting the retail area, and Brooklyn Square, an outside dining area.

                                               

Yongdusan Park

Yongdusan Park is a park located in Jung-gu, Busan, South Korea. The 120-meter-high Busan Tower is located here. Yongdu means" dragon’s head” and" san” means" mountain”. The name is an allusion to the similarity of the mountain park, which is sai ...

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