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Sochi and Rosa Khutor, Krasnodar Krai, Russia
Chiltern Hills, England
Art Gallery of New South Wales (AGNSW), Sydney.
Orlando, Florida, USA.
Melbourne, Australia
Bashkortostan, Rusia


 

Komodo dragon at Komodo National Park, Indonesia (author: Adhi Rachdian, 2010).

Komodo National Park, Komodo Island, Indonesia

The Komodo National Park is a national park in Indonesia located within the Lesser Sunda Islands in the border region between the provinces of East Nusa Tenggara and West Nusa ...
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Shibai Ukie ("A Scene from A Play") by Masanobu Okumura (1686–1764), depicting Edo Ichimura-za theater in the early 1740s (author: Okumura Masanobu, PD-US).

Kabuki, classical Japanese dance-drama

Kabuki (歌舞伎) is a classical Japanese dance-drama. Kabuki theatre is known for the stylization of its drama and for the elaborate make-up worn by some of its performers. The individual ...
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Mount Rushmore National Memorial (phot: taga on absfreepics.com)

Rushmore Mountain, South Dakota, USA

Mount Rushmore National Memorial is a sculpture carved into the granite face of Mount Rushmore, a granite batholith formation in the Black Hills in Keystone, South Dakota, United States. Sculpted ...
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Leshan Giant Budha, Sichuan, China

The Mount Emei Scenic Area, including Leshan Giant Buddha Scenic Area has been listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1996. The Leshan Giant Buddha (simplified Chinese: 乐山大佛; traditional ...
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The Richat Structure in the Sahara Desert of Mauritania view from Landsat-7 satellite(source: USGS, 2008 ).

The Eye Of Sahara, The Richat Structure, Mauritania

The Richat Structure, also known as The Eye of the Sahara and Guelb er Richat, is a prominent circular feature in the Sahara near Ouadane, west–central Mauritania. The Richat Structure ...
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Legong dancers on performance (author: Yves Picq, 2007).

Legong Dance, Bali

Legong is a form of Balinese dance. It is a refined dance form characterized by intricate finger movements, complicated footwork, and expressive gestures and facial expressions. Origins Legong probably originated ...
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Neues Palais today, Potsdam (author: MaryG90, 2012).

Brandenburg and Potsdam as The Capital, Germany

Brandenburg (Low German: Brannenborg, Lower Sorbian: Bramborska) is one of the sixteen federated states of Germany. It lies in the northeast of the country covering an area of 29,478 square ...
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The Ajanta Caves, Maharashtra, India

The Ajanta Caves site are mentioned in the memoirs of several medieval era Chinese Buddhist travelers to India and by a Mughal era official of Akbar era in early 17th ...
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Rock sculpture of Decebalus, king of the Dacians. (author: Cosmin Cornea, 2008).

Decebalus, The Rock Sculpture, Orșova, Romania

The rock sculpture of Decebalus is a 42.9 m in height and 31.6 m in width carving in rock of the face of Decebalus, the last king of Dacia, who ...
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