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Cliffs at Etretat in France

Cliffs at Etretat

The cliffs at Etretat are part of the Alabaster coast in France. In this seaside town you can have a great view of the white cliffs and the natural archways that reach out into the sea.

Kapellbrücke in Lucerne

Kapellbrücke

The Kapellbrücke(Chapel Bridge) is a symbol of Lucerne and one of the most visited landmarks of Switzerland. It was built in 1333 as part of the city's fortifications and is the oldest wooden covered bridge in Europe.

Cubic Houses in Rotterdam

Cubic Houses Rotterdam

Designed by Piet Blom in 1984, the cubic houses are one of the most famous buildings in the world. The 32 houses are tilted 45 degrees, contain 3 floors and have a total area of 100 square metres.

Beersel Castle in Belgium

Beersel Castle

Beersel Castle, located in the South of Brussels, was built by Godfried van Hellebeke between 1300 and 1310. It has 3 massive watchtowers and is surrounded by a wide moat.

Manarola, Cinque Terre in Italy

Manarola

Manarola is part of the Cinque Terre in the Italian region of Liguria. The Cinque Terre consists of five villages located on the cliffs at the Mediterranean coast.

Piazza del Duomo in Pisa

Piazza dei Miracoli The Piazza del Duomo or Piazza dei Miracoli in Pisa is a popular destination for tourists visiting Italy. With good reason, it has one of the most famous buildings in the world, the Leaning Tower of Pisa(the Campanila). Other landmarks on this square are the Baptistery, the Cathedral of Pisa and the Composanto. In 1987 the Piazza del Duomo was added to the UNESCO list of World Heritage Sites.

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Manarola

Manarola is part of the Cinque Terre in the Italian region of Liguria. The Cinque Terre consists of five villages located on the cliffs at the Mediterranean coast. The other villages are Corniglia, Vernazza, Riomaggiore and Monterosso al Mare. All five are connected by train and hiking paths, which are very popular with backpackers.
The colourful village of Manarola is one of the most visited of the Cinque Terre. It's an ideal place for discovering the area and to enjoy the quiet life of this small fishing village. The most beautiful view of Manarola you can have from the path leading towards Corniglia.

Manarola

Manarola

Manarola

Manarola


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The Cathedral of Como

Duomo di Como

Duomo di Como

Dome, by Juvara

Duomo di Como

Duomo di ComoComo's Cathedral dominates the Piazza Duomo, the main market square of the city. Construction of the cathedral begun in 1936 and lasted almost four centuries. The facade is beautifully decorated with lots of statues, including two of Como's most famous sons, Pliny the Elder and Pliny the Younger. The interior is decorated in Renaissance style with tapestries, paintings made by Bernardino Luini and Gaudenzio Ferrari and statues made by Rodari. The dome of the cathedral is in Rococo style, it was added in the 18th century by Juvara.



Lake Como

Lake Como

Lake Como

Lake Como

Lake ComoThe great location at the foothills of the Alps and the mild climate make Lake Como a popular destination for tourists around the world. This Y-shaped lake has its origin from the Adda river in Switzerland. It's the third largest lake in Italy, After Lake Garda and Lake Maggiore and is one of the deepest in Europe. The region is also very popular with celebrities and their luxurious villas and is featured in many movies such as Ocean's Twelve and Casino Royale.

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Como

Como is located in the Lombardy region, in the north of Italy. The city is best known for its beautiful surroundings with the famous Lake Como and the close proximity to the Alps.

Como

View of Como


Lake Como

Como - Italy Piazza Duomo


Como - Italy

Tempio VoltianoTempio Voltiano


Como - Itlay

San Fedele BasilicaSan Fedele Basilica


medieval wall and San Vitale tower remains of the medieval wall and the San Vitale Tower


Como - Italy

Broletto Broletto Tower on the Piazza Duomo


Como - Italy




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Rotterdam

Rotterdam is famous for its port, which is the largest in Europe. The center of the city has been given a modern look after is was almost completely destroyed during World War II. Now the city houses several of the tallest structures in the country and its skyline belongs to the top in Europe.

Erasmus Bridge


The Leuvehaven

Leuvehaven

Leuvehaven

Leuvehaven

LeuvehavenThe Leuvehaven is an old harbor in the centre of Rotterdam. Here you can visit the ships of the Harbor Museum which are open for visitors. Nearby the Leuvehaven is also the Maritime Museum, one of the world's top maritime museums.

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