Sightseeing placemarks that don't fit into any of the other sightseeing categories.|
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|Oymyakon is known as the Northern Pole of Cold. On January 26th, 1926, a temperature of -71.2°C (-96 °F) was recorded there. This is the lowest temperature ever recorded in any locality on Earth that has permanent, year-round human habitation. It is also the lowest temperature recorded for the Northern hemisphere.||09/29/2005||541|
|Taken from the freely available LINZ data, the attached file is a visual listing of all huts listed on maps. Its very useful for planning a weekend trip in the mountains!||09/29/2005||1,728|
|Previously known as Woden Valley Hospital due to its location in... surprise, surprise... Woden Valley.|
It combined with the Royal Canberra Hospital in 1991 and was renamed to The Canberra Hospital in 1996.
|One of the hospitals in Canberra.||09/29/2005||282|
|Here your see the most modern and quickest container harbour in the World. All vehicles carrying containers are fully computer controlled.||09/28/2005||346|
|Here are some placemarks with a thumbnail preview of the attached link to a "VR Panoramic photo" using Quicktime. Updated late September 2005.||09/27/2005||473|
|KTRK-TV & Fox-TV Towers, Missouri City, Texas.|
Height: 601 m (1971 ft) and 600.4 m (1969 ft)
|live broadcasting of SIC and TVI from Portugal||09/26/2005||846|
|Here are 4 radio stations from Lisbon, Portugal ||09/26/2005||413|
|Giant pool in China - 5 kilometers x 2 kilometers!|
Possibly water treatment or purification facility?
|Thousands of plastic greenhouses to grow tomatoes etc. for whole northern Europe spoil the landscape of Andalucia...|
Easy to see that tourism isn´t the theme of today anymore.
|This structure iste the frontier ( generally a fence 4 to 5 meters high ) beetween the spanisch town of Ceuta and Moroocco. It is aimed to stop illegal immigrants from entering Spain and E.U..||09/24/2005||422|
|Looks like a big CD-ROM.||09/23/2005||1,096|
|"Groendakkies" (Afrikaans for "green roofs") is an institution for those who need padded walls and straightjackets, conveniently situated just outside Cape Town.||09/23/2005||405|
|Casino and restaurant complex in Cape Town.|
Zoom in on the moat to the left of the smaller square building - they even have a pirate ship!
|One of the oldest wineries in the Cape area.|
|This beautiful river mouth found in the north-east of italy!If anyone knows the river's name, please contribute in the discussion thread of this file.||09/21/2005||389|
|The General Post Office (GPO), designed by Francis Johnson, is located in Dublin's O'Connell Street, is the headquarters of An Post, the Irish postal service. In 1916 it served as the headquarters of the leaders of the Easter Rising. |
During the Easter Rising, the building was extensively damaged and not repaired until the Irish Free State government took the task to itself. The buil...
|Interesting things in the city of Portland.||09/20/2005||1,290|
|This file shows you a beautiful view over the biggest harbour in Hamburg!||09/20/2005||257|
|This is the easiest way to transport wood.||09/20/2005||234|
|The Center for Environmental Research [CER] is a joint project of the Austin Water and Wastewater Utility, the University of Texas, and Texas A&M University, and its mission is to promote research and education about urban sustainability and ecology. It is located at the 1200-acre Hornsby Bend Biosolids Management Plant, an award-winning facility that recycles urban "wastes" back ...||09/20/2005||282|
|Another unknown place in Algeria.||09/20/2005||703|
|Unknown industry or military place in the desert of Algeria.||09/20/2005||652|
|At Spier wine estate, the Cheetah Rescue & Outreach facility is attempting to re-educate farmers and save the species.|