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Mont Saint-Michel

Mont Saint-Michel is an island in the Lower Normandy region and is one of the most visited tourist destinations in France.

legoland

Legoland Billund

Legoland opend in 1968 in Billund, a town in Denmark that was the birthplace of Lego. It's the second largest tourist attraction in Denmark.

most visited and most famous castle in Europe

Neuschwanstein, A Fairytale Castle

Neuschwanstein Castle is one of the most famous castles in the world and one of the most visited tourist attractions in Europe.

beautiful house in Barcelona created by Gaudi

Casa Batlló

Casa Batlló is one of Gaudí's masterpieces in Barcelona. It was built in 1877 and was completely refurbished between 1904 and 1906.

manarola

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.

Gdynia Aquarium in Poland

The aquarium in Gdynia at the Baltic Coast is one of the largest in Poland. Divided over 3 floors, you can find here more than 1500 live organisms from about 250 species. These species come from four major biotopes in the world: coral reefs, ocean tides, dense rainforests of the Amazon and the Baltic Sea.

Location: al. Jana Pawła II 1, 81-345 Gdynia, Poland.

clown fish in Gdynia Aquarium in Poland


sea urchin in Gdynia Aquarium in Poland


anaconda in Gdynia Aquarium in Poland


sea turtle in Gdynia Aquarium in Poland


blue sea fish in Gdynia Aquarium in Poland


jellyfish in Gdynia Aquarium in Poland


sea turtles on display in Gdynia Aquarium in Poland


colourful lobsters in Gdynia Aquarium in Poland


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Sopot's Pier: the Longest Wooden Pier in Europe

Sopot's pier dates back to 1827 and was built by dr George Haffner. He was a doctor in Napoleon's army and founder of the first spa in Sopot. The original pier was 31.5 m, it's present shape was given in 1928 to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Pier. It now stretches 511.5 m into the sea, which makes it the longest wooden pier in Europe.

Since 2011 a marina is operating at the pier's head, this can accomodate 100 boats. You can also find a restaurant here and it is a starting point for boat trips. You can chose to take a cruise on a pirate ship, take a banana boat or rent jetski's. It's also possible to take the water tram to Hel and Gdansk from here.

If you wish to walk on the pier you have to pay a small admission fee, this is used for the maintenance of the structure.

Location: Plac Zdrojowy 2, 81-723 Sopot, Poland.


Sopot's Pier, longest wooden pier in Europe


view of wooden structure of Sopot's Pier


boats at Sopot's Pier waiting for passengers


marina at Sopot's Pier in Poland


marina at Sopot's Pier in Poland


catamaran for hire at Sopot's Pier in Poland


Pirate ship and small cruise boat heading towards Sopot's Pier in Poland


close view of pirate ship heading towards Sopot's Pier in Poland


view of Sopot's Pier from viewing deck



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