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SuperlativesOLDEST - Monumental structure made of stone

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Pyramid of Djoser is situated in Saqqara, Egypt.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member g300td

location: Egypt

date approved: 11/11/2014

last visited: never

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SuperlativesOLDEST - Movie theatre in Nordrhein-Westfalen

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Film Studio Glückauf is the oldest moovie-theatre not only in Essen but also in Nordrhein-Westfalen.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member g300td

location: Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany

date approved: 11/11/2014

last visited: never

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SuperlativesOLDEST- Solar observatory in the world

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This is the oldest known Solar observatory in the world and it is situated in Goseck, Sachsen-Anhalt, Germany.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member g300td

location: Sachsen-Anhalt, Germany

date approved: 11/11/2014

last visited: never

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SuperlativesLARGEST - Gothic church in Northern Europe , Köln, Germany

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Germany's most visited landmark

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member g300td

location: Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany

date approved: 11/11/2014

last visited: 11/15/2014

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesPeter Pan Statue - Kensington Gardens, London, UK

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In Kensington Gardens, on the west side of The Long Water, there is a statue of Peter Pan that was gifted by the creator J M Barrie in 1912.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/10/2014

last visited: 11/19/2014

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesDiana, Princess of Wales Memorial Fountain - Hyde Park, London, UK

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The Diana, Princess of Wales Memorial Fountain is located in Hyde Park just south of The Serpentine.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/10/2014

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesWorld’s Largest Concrete Totem Pole - Foyil, Oklahoma, USA.

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The Worlds largest Totem Pole - Visible from space, & featured on Virtual Globetrotting. Ed Galloway’s Totem pole Park, has been drawing visitors off the Route 66 corridor for over 60 years. Located in Foyil, Oklahoma.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 11/9/2014

last visited: never

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SuperlativesLONGEST - railway bridge in Czech Republic - Karlín, Praha, CZ

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Negrelliho viadukt - the longest railway bridge in the Czech Republic and one of the longest ever built in Europe in the 19th century.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Noe1

location: Hlavni mesto Praha, Czech Republic

date approved: 11/8/2014

last visited: never

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Urban Legends and SuperstitionsLa Fille du géant (Das Riesenspielzeug) Giant Toy - France

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Nideck castle is known in the German-speaking world, especially through the 1816 handed down by the Brothers Grimm tale of the giant toy that inspired Adelbert von Chamisso to the poem The giant toy.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member KaPsTeam

location: Alsace, France

date approved: 11/8/2014

last visited: never

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Super Fund SitesMilltown Reservoir Sediments - Milltown, MT

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Milltown, in 1908, was the unfortunate recipient of a gift from the City of Butte, MT, a gift which would, three quarters of a century later, turn out to be a wholly unwelcome one.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 11/7/2014

last visited: never

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Super Fund SitesLibby Asbestos Super Fund Site - Libby, MT

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A pavilion and picnic area were built in a new park on the south bank of the Kootenai River in Libby. They were built as a memorial to all the residents of the area who have suffered or died as a result of vermiculite mining in the area.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 11/7/2014

last visited: never

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Love PadlocksPark Gilibert - Hrodno, Belarus

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This small bridge in Hrodno is used by the followers of the love padlocks tradition

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Torgut

location: Belarus

date approved: 11/6/2014

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesBlautopf - Blaubeuren, Germany

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Blautopf is the second most water-rich spring in Germany.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member g300td

location: Baden-Württemberg, Germany

date approved: 11/6/2014

last visited: 10/15/2013

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Epic Beings and CreaturesPaul - University Park, IL

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A large sculpture of Paul Bunyan.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member shyzny

location: Illinois

date approved: 11/6/2014

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesCape Point, Cape Town, South Africa

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There is a beautiful distant view to the Cape of Good Hope.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member g300td

location: Western Cape, South Africa

date approved: 11/6/2014

last visited: 10/20/2014

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesU.S. Mint - Denver, CO

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The Denver U.S. Mint sits along to U.S. 40.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Colorado

date approved: 11/6/2014

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesBerlin Tempelhof Airport - Berlin, Germany

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Once one of the largest buildings on earth.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member g300td

location: Berlin, Germany

date approved: 11/6/2014

last visited: never

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Ghosts and HauntingsMark Nesbit's The Original Ghosts of Gettysburg - Gettysburg, PA

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The web site claims that Mark Nesbit was the first to give ghost tours in Gettsyburg - they continue today with a staff of tour guides.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 11/6/2014

last visited: never

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Readable From AboveTojiba joinery - Lanov, Czech Republic

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Tojiba joinery [CZ: Truhlárství Tojiba] .

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ToRo61

location: Kralovehradecky kraj, Czech Republic

date approved: 11/5/2014

last visited: never

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Readable From AboveRNLI Lifeboats - Victoria Embankment, London, UK

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The RNLI lifeboat station on the River Thames is located close north east of Waterloo Bridge on the south east side of Victoria Embankment. It is known as Tower Lifeboat Station and the words "RNLI Lifeboats" can be seen from above.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/5/2014

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesHands of Hope - Satellite Oddity - Webb City, Missouri, USA.

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Giant Praying Hands - These impressive huge 'Hands of Hope' stand over 30 feet tall, Featured on Virtual Globe Trotting, located near the Historic Route 66, in Webb City, Missouri.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Missouri

date approved: 11/5/2014

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery Oddities66 Drive-In Theatre - Satellite Oddity - Carthage, Missouri, USA.

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Historic - 66 Drive-In Theatre - Opened in 1949 Yes you've guessed it, alongside Route 66, in Carthage. The last functional Drive-In, on the Mother Road, in Missouri.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Missouri

date approved: 11/4/2014

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesCrossroads of the World - Lake Buena Vista, FL

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This globe is on the top of a 50 foot column just past the entrance to Disney's Hollywood's Studios.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Florida

date approved: 11/4/2014

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesWalt Disney World Entrance Gate - Lake Buena Vista, FL

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The main entrance to the number one vacation site in the world.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Florida

date approved: 11/4/2014

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesSchloss Wilhelmshöhe, Kassel, Germany

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Since 6/23/2013 Bergpark Wilhelmshöhe with the castle is an UNESCO-World-Heritage-Site

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member g300td

location: Hessen, Germany

date approved: 11/4/2014

last visited: never

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