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Sochi and Rosa Khutor, Krasnodar Krai, Russia
Chiltern Hills, England


 

In the ski resort Rosa Khutor

Sochi and Rosa Khutor, Krasnodar Krai, Russia

Sochi (Russian: Со́чи; IPA: [ˈsotɕɪ]) is a city in Krasnodar Krai, Russia, located on the Black Sea coast near the border between Georgia/Abkhazia and Russia. The Greater Sochi area, which includes ...
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Ivinghoe Beacon seen looking north from The Ridgeway (author: Pointillist, 2009).

Chiltern Hills, England

The Chiltern Hills form a chalk escarpment in South East England. They are known locally as "the Chilterns". A large portion of the hills was designated officially as an Area ...
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The New South Wales Art Gallery, Vernon building, main entrance

Art Gallery of New South Wales (AGNSW), Sydney.

The Art Gallery of New South Wales (AGNSW), located in The Domain in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, is the most important public gallery in Sydney and one of the ...
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Aerial view of w:Orlando, Florida from a commercial aircraft. Lake Apopka is in the upper-right corner

Orlando, Florida, USA.

  The City of Orlando is nicknamed "The City Beautiful," and its symbol is the fountain at Lake Eola. Orlando is also known as "The Theme Park Capital of the ...
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Autumn Yamantau (author: Tsibin Konstantin, 2014).

Bashkortostan, Rusia

The Republic of Bashkortostan (Russian: Респу́блика Башкортоста́н, tr. Respublika Bashkortostan; IPA: [rʲɪsˈpublʲɪkə bəʂkərtɐˈstan]; Bashkir: Башҡортостан Республикаһы, Başqortostan Respublikahı), also known as Bashkiria (Russian: Башки́рия, tr. Bashkiriya; IPA: [bɐʂˈkʲirʲɪjə]) is a federal subject ...
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Yoyogi Park and Meiji Shrine as seen from the Park Hyatt Tokyo

Meiji Shrine,Tokyo

Meiji Shrine (明治神宮 Meiji Jingū), located in Shibuya, Tokyo, is the Shinto shrine that is dedicated to the deified spirits of Emperor Meiji and his wife, Empress Shōken. The shrine ...
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A contemporary ballet leap performed with modern, non-classical form

Ballet

Ballet /ˈbæleɪ/ (French: [balɛ]) is a type of performance dance that originated in the Italian Renaissance courts of the 15th century and later developed into a concert dance form in France ...
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A Russian fish pirog (author: Shuvaev, 2007).

Pirog, ubiquitous in Russian life

  Pirog (Russian: пиро́г; IPA: [pɪˈrok], pl. pirogi пироги [pirɐˈɡi]; Belarusian: піро́г; Northern Sami: pirog; Latvian: pīrāgs pl. pīrāgi; Ukrainian: пиріг pyrih, pl. pyrohy пироги) is a baked case of dough ...
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