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|Founded 1546 by Henry VIIIth, some buildings date back to 14the century. Undergraduates have included Earl Grey, Lord Byron and Isaac Newton.||09/18/2005||322|
|The Villa Diodati is a manor in Cologny close to Lake Geneva. It is most famous for having been the summer residence of Lord Byron, Mary Shelley, Percy Shelley, John Polidori and others in 1816, where the basis for the classical horror stories Frankenstein and The Vampyre were laid.|
Originally called the Villa Belle Rive, Byron named it the Villa Diodati after the family that own...
|It was built 1770-1774 by Sir William Chambers for Viscount Melbourne, as Melbourne House.Historically Albany was the best known and most prestigious set of bachelor apartments in London. The residents included such famous names as the poet Lord Byron and the future Prime Minister William Ewart Gladstone, and many members of the aristocracy. ||11/18/2006||366|
|Lord Howe Island is a small island in the Pacific Ocean 600 km east of Australia.and belong to Australia.350 permanent residents are living on the island. The Lord Howe Island group was inscribed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1982. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lord_Howe_Island||07/04/2006||655|
|The romantic Drachenfels (1010 ft.), crowned by the ruins of a castle built early in the 12th century by the archbishop of Cologne, rises behind the town. From the summit, to which there is a funicular railway, there is a magnificent view, celebrated by Lord Byron in Childe Harold's Pilgrimage. A cave in the hill is said to have sheltered the dragon which was slain by the hero Siegfried. The mo...||08/03/2005||650|
|This is Hotel Arctic in Ilulissat, the world’s most northerly 4 star hotel with a 5 star conference centre.|
It has a great vue out towards Ilulissat Icefjord, especially nights in the summer when the sun still shines.
Famous are the 5 silver igloo's to the left used as hotel apartments.
|This Texas-shaped green and Oklahoma-shaped bunker are part of the Cottonwood Valley course at the Four Seasons Hotel and Resort in Irving, Texas. The Four Seasons is the location of the PGA's EDS Byron Nelson Championship. The Cottonwood Valley course is played in the early rounds with the final rounds played across MacArthur Boulevard on the Tournament Players Course.||04/20/2007||383|
|Image taken at the time the Hotel was been built. The Lowry is the only 5 star Hotel within the city. all hte big stars stay at this hotel. ||01/16/2007||288|
|Hotel Gellért is a famous, first class four star hotel in Budapest, Hungary. The hotel was erected on the right bank of the river Danube between 1916 and 1918 at the foot of Gellért Hill, next to Szabadság Bridge.|
Hotel Gellért is famous for its thermal baths.
|Peace Hotel is truly a fusion of ancient and modern, Eastern and Western. The 12-storey Peace Hotel, built in the Gothic style of the Chicago School, first opened as the Cathay Hotel in1929.|
|Astor House Hotel(or Richard's Hotel,as it was known before) was established in 1846(during Qing Dynasty Daoguang period,26 years)by the Richard's family.It is the very first western hotel property all over China since Shanghai became a trading port.|
|The hovercraft was invented by Sir Christopher Cockerell whilst he owned and worked at Ripplecraft, the boatyard in Somerleyton. From 1953 to 1956 as well as designing and building hire craft for the Broads Sir Christopher “worked on the problem of making boats go faster”. He was attempting to make boat propulsion more energy efficient and one of his experiments was to inject air under the hull...||09/21/2007||383|