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Detroit – Town That Is Falling Apart

Posted on 17 November 2011 in: Featured Articles, Places

Detroit has become a ghostly town. Its population has really fell from 1950 till today. It used to live about 2 million people, now it lives only 700 000. No jobs and poverty has driven away families to live outside the city. When driving through the city you will notice lots and lots of abandoned […]

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Unusual Upside-down Trees

Posted on 12 January 2011 in: Featured Articles, Places

If you look at these trees you will notice that something is not right. It looks like they are growing upside-down; the roots are seen up in the air, and not in the ground as they are supposed to be. The so-called Baobab tree grows mostly in Africa and Australia, but only in low-lying areas. […]

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Huge and White Mushroom Stones

Posted on 18 December 2010 in: Featured Articles, Places

In Bulgaria you can find beautiful and weird nature, and one of the examples is the Giant Stone Mushrooms of Beli Plast. They are basically white lime stones that are shaped like mushrooms, and they will get up to 3 meters. It took them thousands of years to be shaped like this, and there are […]

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Floating Islands on Lake Titicaca

Posted on 14 December 2010 in: Featured Articles, Places

You can say that lake Titicaca in Peru is a really strange lake. It the highest commercially navigable lake in the world because it sits 3,811 meters above sea level, that is about 12,500 feet. But that is not all; the weirdest thing is that it consists of 42 floating islands that actually are artificial […]

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Norias of Hama – Huge Waterwheels in Syria

Posted on 05 December 2010 in: Featured Articles, Places

These amazingly beautiful water wheels are several centuries old. The name is Norias of Hama, and it is from Arabic which explains why they are located in Syria. They have been used to bring water into aqueducts that take the water further to all the fields. Back in the days there were 30 of these […]

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When Two Waters Meet You Get This Result

Posted on 04 December 2010 in: Featured Articles, Places

This phenomenon is something that you need to see. In Manaus, that is the largest city in the Amazonas, there are two rivers that literally meet each other. The rivers are Rio Negro and the Amazon, and they have completely different colors, so when the phenomenon happens you can see the contrasts from the water. […]

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The Most Beautiful Places Where You Should Play Poker

The Most Beautiful Places Where You Should Play Poker

Playing poker is really increasing in popularity all over the world, but there are some places where it is more popular than others. Many places have casinos where a selection of games are played but ...

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