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Vortexes, Mystery Spots, and Gravity HillsSuperstition Mountains -- nr Apache Junction AZ

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The Superstition Mountains are well known as a source of many mysterious energy vortices.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Arizona

date approved: 2/21/2014

last visited: 4/5/2014

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Epic Beings and CreaturesNeptunbrunnen - Weilburg, Hessen, Germany

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On the marketplace of Weilburg the Fountain of Neptune is located. Neptune was the Roman god of freshwater and the sea in Roman religion.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Eibacher Kuckuck

location: Hessen, Germany

date approved: 2/21/2014

last visited: 4/14/2014

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Epic Beings and CreaturesHercules - St. Petersburg, Russia

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This sculpture is located in the Hermitage Museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Russia

date approved: 2/21/2014

last visited: 8/16/2012

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Epic Beings and CreaturesGriffin (Vogel Gryff) - Basel, Switzerland

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A statue of a griffin in its specific local form in the court of the former Carthusian monastery.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

location: Nordwestschweiz (AG/BL/BS), Switzerland

date approved: 2/21/2014

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery Oddities30 St Mary Axe - London, UK

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Known as "The Gherkin" due to its shape 30 St Mary Axe is on of London's iconic buildings. It was designed by Norman Foster and opened in 2004.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/21/2014

last visited: 12/10/2013

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesBank of England - Lothbury, London, UK

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The Bank of England is located in the City of London and has a museum that opens to the public.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/21/2014

last visited: never

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SuperlativesFIRST - Iron Furnace West of the Allegheny Mountains - Weirton, West Virginia

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Historic former iron furnace near Weirton, West Virginia.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: West Virginia

date approved: 2/20/2014

last visited: never

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Epic Beings and CreaturesHercules mourning - Thomas Church, Strasbourg

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This sculpture of Hercules is located in the Protestant Thomas Church in Strasbourg. It depicts Hercules mourning for Count Hermann Moritz of Saxony, a German commander and military thinker in the French service.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Eibacher Kuckuck

location: Alsace, France

date approved: 2/19/2014

last visited: never

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Weird Story LocationsFish Fountain Initiations - Munich, Germany

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"To round off their schooling, young apprentice butchers were sheathed in nothing but a sheepskin and a calf’s penis hanging from their necks, spun around three times and thrown into the fountain."

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Bayern, Germany

date approved: 2/19/2014

last visited: 11/30/2013

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesPhysics Garden - Satellite Oddity - Cowbridge, Vale of Glamorgan, Wales.

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A real oddity, you don't see many of these Physics gardens from the medieval past. You can easily see the formal pattern from the Satellite.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/18/2014

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesKalø Slotsruin-Denmark. Kalø castle ruin

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Kalø Slotsruin er en af vore best bevarede borge fra middelalderen. Kalø castle ruin is one of our best preserved castles from the Mittle Ages.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member kallehaugerne

location: Denmark

date approved: 2/18/2014

last visited: 3/31/2014

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesThe Royal Exchange - London, UK

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The Royal Exchange sits between Threadneedle Street and Cornhill at the heart of the City of London. The western end of the building overlooks Bank junction where six roads meet.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/18/2014

last visited: never

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Epic Beings and CreaturesAmazon - Basel, Switzerland

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A statue of an Amazon by Carl Burckhardt.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

location: Nordwestschweiz (AG/BL/BS), Switzerland

date approved: 2/18/2014

last visited: never

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Guinness World RecordsPie trowing - Alphen aan den Rijn (NL)

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World record of 2000 people throwing pies, achieved in 2013.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Axel-F

location: Zuid-Holland, Netherlands

date approved: 2/18/2014

last visited: never

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Guinness World RecordsBERTRAND Booksellers, LONGEST RUNNING BOOKSHOP - Lisboa, Portugal

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"Established in 1732, Bertrand bookshop, located in Lisbon, Portugal, is the oldest operating bookshop."

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RuiJSDuarte

location: Lisboa, Portugal

date approved: 2/18/2014

last visited: never

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Man-made Devilish LocationsTeufele - Nagold, Germany, BW

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At the 'Marktstraße' in Nagold, Germany, Baden-Württemberg exists a pub which is called 'Teufele' (Small Devil).

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Tante.Hossi

location: Baden-Württemberg, Germany

date approved: 2/18/2014

last visited: never

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Urban Legends and SuperstitionsVirgem da Cortiça - São Marcos da Serra, Portugal

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Accordingly to the legend - quite a modern one - a Saint appeared here in 1999.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Torgut

location: Faro, Portugal

date approved: 2/17/2014

last visited: never

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SuperlativesBUSIEST -- Container Port in the U.S. - San Pedro, CA

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The Port of Los Angeles, also known as Los Angeles Harbor, was used during the 1932 Los Angeles Summer Olympic Games for the sailing competition. Now it is the busiest container port in the country.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 2/17/2014

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesCommunity Bookshelf - Kansas City, Mo.

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This two-story parking garage is located on 10th Street between Wyandotte and Baltimore in Kansas City, Mo.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member iconions

location: Missouri

date approved: 2/16/2014

last visited: never

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Shoe TreesShoe Tree an der Gera in Erfurt, Thüringen, Germany

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a living tree, home of a lot of shoes

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dieSulzer

location: Thüringen, Germany

date approved: 2/16/2014

last visited: never

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Epic Beings and CreaturesApoly - Ronov nad Sazavou, Czech Republic

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Apoly dragon.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ToRo61

location: Kraj Vysocina, Czech Republic

date approved: 2/15/2014

last visited: never

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Epic Beings and CreaturesDrukken faun - Copenhagen, Denmark

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Sculpture of a Drunken Faun. The male is called Faunus and female is Fauna.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SnowBoat

location: Denmark

date approved: 2/15/2014

last visited: never

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Epic Beings and CreaturesDragon Maleficent - Anaheim, CA

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This dragon is made completely out of legos.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 2/15/2014

last visited: never

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Epic Beings and CreaturesNessie the Loch Ness Monster - Anaheim, CA

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Nessie is made completely out of legos.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 2/15/2014

last visited: never

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Readable From AboveU hrocha - Skrdlovice, Czech Republic

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The hotel and restaurant U hrocha.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ToRo61

location: Kraj Vysocina, Czech Republic

date approved: 2/14/2014

last visited: never

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