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Grand Place of Brussels

| 19 julio, 2019 | 0 Comments
Grand Place of Brussels

The Grand Place is the most famous, lively and photographed place in Brussels. With dozens of famous buildings, it is one of the most beautiful architectural complexes in Europe. The Grand Place (Grote Markt in flamenco, Gran Plaza in Spanish) is the geographical, historical and commercial heart of Brussels, as well as one of the […]

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Ponte Vecchio in Florence, Italy

| 12 julio, 2019 | 0 Comments
Ponte Vecchio in Florence, Italy

Ponte Vecchio is to Florence what the Colosseum is to Rome, and its image is the best known and most representative of the city. The Ponte Vecchio is the symbol of romanticism that floods all of Florence. The origins of the «Old Bridge» date back to 1345, which makes it the oldest stone bridge in […]

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The temples and pagodas of Bagan, in Burma

| 3 noviembre, 2017 | 0 Comments
The temples and pagodas of Bagan, in Burma

Bagan was the first capital of the unified empire of Anawratha and was founded in the year 849. It is one of the most important archaeological sites in Asia and has been classified as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. A walk among its ruins and temples and a panoramic visit from the top of […]

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The ruins of Calakmul in Campeche, Mexico

| 2 marzo, 2015 | 0 Comments
The ruins of Calakmul in Campeche, Mexico

Calakmul is one of the largest and oldest discovered Mayan cities. Calakmul is located in the region of Campeche, just 30 km from the border with Guatemala, this city was inhabited during the years 500 BC and 1000 AD, and was «rediscovered» in 1931 by Cyrus Longworth Lundell. In 2002, the Ancient Maya City of […]

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The Acropolis of Athens in Greece

| 10 diciembre, 2014 | 0 Comments
The Acropolis of Athens in Greece

The Acropolis is the most important archaeological site of the city, the watchword of Athens in particular, and Greece in general. The meaning of the word ‘Akropoli’ city high, do honor to his name, as the site on which it stands is 156 meters above sea level. All ancient Greek cities had an acropolis, the […]

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Christ the Redeemer in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

| 2 octubre, 2014 | 0 Comments
Christ the Redeemer in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

On July 7, 2007 Christ the Redeemer in Rio de Janeiro was named as a winner in the list of the Seven Wonders of the Modern World by the New Open World Corporation through an open online vote in which participated, according to the organization, 100 million people. In Brazil a campaign to vote for […]

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The Angel of Independence in Mexico

| 6 agosto, 2014 | 0 Comments
The Angel of Independence in Mexico

The Angel of Independence is by far concerning historical, urban and symbolic in the collective consciousness of Mexico. Several characters were involved in the work; Antonio Rivas Mercado main promoter of the project, Enrique Alciati responsible for the sculptures are made ​​and Roberto Gayol was in charge of adapting the space. Due to the composition […]

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El Tajin archaeological zone in Mexico

| 18 julio, 2014 | 0 Comments
El Tajin archaeological zone in Mexico

El Tajin was the ancient capital of the Totonac culture. According to experts, was a contemporary of other great Mesoamerican cities such as Teotihuacan (in central Mexico), Monte Albán (Oaxaca) and Palenque and Yaxchilan, in the Mundo Maya. Today we know that its period of greatest splendor caught between the sixth and seventh centuries, when […]

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The Cathedral of Notre Dame in Paris, France

| 25 junio, 2014 | 0 Comments
The Cathedral of Notre Dame in Paris, France

The Cathedral of Notre Dame (or Notre Dame) is a vast Gothic church dedicated to the Virgin Mary in the Ile de la Cité. The construction of this cathedral took much time and effort of many generations. Construction work began in 1163 and it was not until 1345 that ended. Although Notre Dame is a […]

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The monastery of Wadi Qelt Valley in Israel

| 13 marzo, 2014 | 0 Comments
The monastery of Wadi Qelt Valley in Israel

Wadi Qelt is a desert valley that crosses the desert of Judea in Israel, reaching close to the dead sea. In it, a curious Monastery located on a cliff called Saint George is located among other historical ruins, and ancient synagogues. El Wadi Qelt moves from West to East, draining a significant part of the […]

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