Show/HideSearch Criteria: All Waymarks [show search options]
Additional Settings: all dates
Show/HideCategories [hide category]
Show/HideWaymarks [hide waymarks]
Currently displaying Oddities

sorted by:

 
Total Records: 9291 Page: 1 of 372 prev<<<[12345678910]>>>next
Image for Cosmopolitan Hotel  -  San Diego, CAview gallery
Log it!

Ghosts and HauntingsCosmopolitan Hotel - San Diego, CA

in Ghosts and Hauntings

The Cosmopolitan Hotel is located in San Diego's Old Town.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: California

date approved: 2/5/2016

last visited: 1/19/2016

Image for Swansea Maritime Quarter Bridge - Satelitte Oddity - Swansea, Wales.view gallery
Log it!

Satellite Imagery OdditiesSwansea Maritime Quarter Bridge - Satelitte Oddity - Swansea, Wales.

in Satellite Imagery Oddities

A truly spectacular asymmetrically cable-supported bridge, who's official name is 'The Sail Bridge' The single support is over 130 feet high. The 500 feet long pedestrian bridge crosses the River Tawe in the Maritime Quarter of Swansea, South Wales.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/5/2016

last visited: never

Image for The Queen's Head - Wanli District, Taiwanview gallery
Log it!

Satellite Imagery OdditiesThe Queen's Head - Wanli District, Taiwan

in Satellite Imagery Oddities

This rock formation, known as the "Queen's Head", has only taken 4000 years to get to this shape! The locals think the head, when seen from the right angle, looks like Queen Elizabeth II. I think it looks more like Queen Nefertiti of Egypt.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: Taiwan

date approved: 2/5/2016

last visited: never

Image for Prince Frederick's Barge - National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London, UKview gallery
Log it!

Satellite Imagery OdditiesPrince Frederick's Barge - National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London, UK

in Satellite Imagery Oddities

This barge was built in 1732 for Frederick, Prince of Wales. It was used by subsequent monarchs until 1849 when it was put into storage. In 1951 it was put on show in the National Maritime Museum where it is still on display.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/5/2016

last visited: never

Image for The Gurkha Soldier Memorial - Horse Guards Avenue, London, UKview gallery
Log it!

Satellite Imagery OdditiesThe Gurkha Soldier Memorial - Horse Guards Avenue, London, UK

in Satellite Imagery Oddities

This memorial is dedicated to the Gurkha Soldier for both the First and Second World Wars. The monument also list the various campaigns the Gurkha's have taken part in.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/5/2016

last visited: never

Image for El Torro Marine Base - Irvine, CAview gallery
Log it!

Super Fund SitesEl Torro Marine Base - Irvine, CA

in Super Fund Sites

The former El Torro Marine Base in Irvine, California is still being cleaned up by Superfund. Today, most of the cleaned up areas are now part of the Orange County Great Park.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 2/5/2016

last visited: never

Image for Greenwich Peninsula Spire - Peninsula Square, Greenwich, London, UKview gallery
Log it!

Satellite Imagery OdditiesGreenwich Peninsula Spire - Peninsula Square, Greenwich, London, UK

in Satellite Imagery Oddities

This stainless steel needle points to the sky in Peninsula Square that is to the south of the O2 in North Greenwich.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/4/2016

last visited: never

Image for Joseph Lister Statue - Portland Place, London, UKview gallery
Log it!

Satellite Imagery OdditiesJoseph Lister Statue - Portland Place, London, UK

in Satellite Imagery Oddities

This memorial, to Joseph Lister, is a bust atop a plinth in the middle of the road close to the northern end of Portland Place.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/4/2016

last visited: never

Image for Olympia - Hammersmith Road, London, UKview gallery
Log it!

Satellite Imagery OdditiesOlympia - Hammersmith Road, London, UK

in Satellite Imagery Oddities

Olympia, which opened in 1886 as the National Agricultural Hall, is an exhibition centre, event space and conference centre in West Kensington, London. It has four event centres and a conference centre.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/4/2016

last visited: never

Image for The Fan Museum - Crooms Hill, Greenwich, London, UKview gallery
Log it!

Satellite Imagery OdditiesThe Fan Museum - Crooms Hill, Greenwich, London, UK

in Satellite Imagery Oddities

The Fan Museum, with a collection of more than 4000 fans, is on Crooms Hill immediately to the west of Greenwich Park.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/3/2016

last visited: never

Image for Collection of Sailing Ship Figureheads - National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London, UKview gallery
Log it!

Satellite Imagery OdditiesCollection of Sailing Ship Figureheads - National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London, UK

in Satellite Imagery Oddities

The National Maritime Museum, in Greenwich, has a collection of almost 250 figureheads. Several are on display in the museum and they can also be researched online.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/3/2016

last visited: never

Image for Cleopatra's Needle - Victoria Embankment, London, UKview gallery
Log it!

Satellite Imagery OdditiesCleopatra's Needle - Victoria Embankment, London, UK

in Satellite Imagery Oddities

On the north west bank of the River Thames is an Egyptian obelisk known as "Cleopatra's Needle". The obelisk, which is covered with hieroglyphs, was made in 1460BC and arrived in London in 1878.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/3/2016

last visited: never

Image for Blood Swept Lands and Seas of Red - Tower Hill, London, UKview gallery
Log it!

Satellite Imagery OdditiesBlood Swept Lands and Seas of Red - Tower Hill, London, UK

in Satellite Imagery Oddities

Blood Swept Lands and Seas of Red was an installation of ceramic poppies in the moat of the Tower of London. Each poppy represented a British life lost in World War I and it took four months to "plant" tem all.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/3/2016

last visited: never

Image for Boleyn Ground - Green Street, London, UKview gallery
Log it!

Satellite Imagery OdditiesBoleyn Ground - Green Street, London, UK

in Satellite Imagery Oddities

Boleyn Ground, in east London, is the home to West Ham United football club a team that plays in the top flight of English football. West Ham have played here since 1904.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/2/2016

last visited: never

Image for Boleyn Ground - Green Street, London, UKview gallery
Log it!

Readable From AboveBoleyn Ground - Green Street, London, UK

in Readable From Above

Boleyn Ground, in east London, is the home to West Ham United football club a team that plays in the top flight of English football. West Ham have played here since 1904. On the roof of the east stand can be seen "betway" and "adidas" club sponsors.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/2/2016

last visited: never

Image for Sequoyah or Ssiquoya, Cherokee, NCview gallery
Log it!

Epic Beings and CreaturesSequoyah or Ssiquoya, Cherokee, NC

in Epic Beings and Creatures

The magnificent, hand-chiseled, wooden sculpture can be found at the Cherokee Indian Museum in Cherokee, NC.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NCDaywalker

location: North Carolina

date approved: 2/1/2016

last visited: 2/2/2016

Image for Aurora - Paris, Franceview gallery
Log it!

Epic Beings and CreaturesAurora - Paris, France

in Epic Beings and Creatures

This sculpture is located in the Louvre.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Île-de-France, France

date approved: 2/1/2016

last visited: 10/16/2011

Image for TALLEST - Victoria Memorial - City of Westminster, London, UKview gallery
Log it!

SuperlativesTALLEST - Victoria Memorial - City of Westminster, London, UK

in Superlatives

Monumental London's Victoria Memorial, devoted to the Queen Victoria, is with height 25 metres (82 ft) he tallest monument to a King or Queen in England.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dorcadion Team

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/1/2016

last visited: 2/4/2016

Image for The Blind Beggar - Whitechapel Road, London, UKview gallery
Log it!

Satellite Imagery OdditiesThe Blind Beggar - Whitechapel Road, London, UK

in Satellite Imagery Oddities

The Blind Beggar, on the Whitechapel Road, is probably one of the most famous pubs in London for the wrong reasons - a murder was committed in 1966.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/1/2016

last visited: never

Image for Buddy's Hot Rod - Yulee, FLview gallery
Log it!

Elevated Everyday ObjectsBuddy's Hot Rod - Yulee, FL

in Elevated Everyday Objects

Buddy's Collision has a miniature hot rod on top of two wooden poles in Yulee, Florida, USA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: Florida

date approved: 1/31/2016

last visited: never

Image for Love padlocks - Wellington, New Zealandview gallery
Log it!

Love PadlocksLove padlocks - Wellington, New Zealand

in Love Padlocks

Located on the beautiful waterfront on Wellington Harbour

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member waiiti20

location: North Island, New Zealand

date approved: 1/30/2016

last visited: 1/30/2016

Image for 666 Salmon Arm Post Office Box - Salmon Arm, British Columbiaview gallery
Log it!

666 Sightings666 Salmon Arm Post Office Box - Salmon Arm, British Columbia

in 666 Sightings

As you enter the Post Office continue to your left and about 3/4 the way down the row of postal boxes you will find box 666 on the left side.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 1/30/2016

last visited: never

Image for City Palace Site Legend - Udaipur, Rajasthan, Indiaview gallery
Log it!

Urban Legends and SuperstitionsCity Palace Site Legend - Udaipur, Rajasthan, India

in Urban Legends and Superstitions

The sign relating the legend of the City Palace site can be seen next to the City Palace Tripolia Gate in Udaipur in the Indian state of Rajasthan.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member denben

location: India

date approved: 1/29/2016

last visited: never

Image for Top-Flite, Dungog Golf Club, NSW, Australiaview gallery
Log it!

Elevated Everyday ObjectsTop-Flite, Dungog Golf Club, NSW, Australia

in Elevated Everyday Objects

This 'super-sized' golf ball sits atop a very tall pole right beside the Dungog to Paterson road, and at the intersection to the Dungog Golf Club (Hanley's Creek Road).

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Grahame Cookie

location: New South Wales, Australia

date approved: 1/29/2016

last visited: never

Image for OLDEST - Twinings Shop - Strand, London, UKview gallery
Log it!

SuperlativesOLDEST - Twinings Shop - Strand, London, UK

in Superlatives

In depicted house, located at London's Strand, You can find amazing Twinings' shop and museum of tea. It holds several interesting records: OLDEST commercial logo worldwide, OLDEST shop in Westminster, LONGEST London's standing rate-payer...

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dorcadion Team

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/29/2016

last visited: 1/30/2016

Total Records: 9291 Page: 1 of 372 prev<<<[12345678910]>>>next
Premium Member Downloads: download.GPX Lite File       download.LOC File       download .KML File (Google Earth)