Thitu Island (or Pagasa in Filipino) is the second largest island in the Spratly Islands in the South China Sea. The territory is contested by Viet Nam, China, Taiwan, Philippines and Malaysia. Currently claimed by the Philippines, it has a landing strip (Rancudo Airfield) with two commercial flights weekly and a small harbour. There are 100 inhabitants, mostly military, fishermen and weatherme...
The Pratas Islands or Dong-Sha Islands consists of three islands located in northeastern South China Sea, 340 km southeast of Hong Kong.
First called Moon Island, Pratas Islands was first acknowledged as Chinese territory during the Chin and Han dynasties. Further development was under taken during the Ming era. A Japanese businessman named N...
Pratas is located 850km southwest of Taipei and 340km southeast of Hong Kong in the northern part of the South China Sea.Today it is administered by Taiwan.China and Japan claimed it to be their overseas territory.
Main Street Station (downtown)was purchased at $16.5 million and remodeled at a cost of $45 million. Features include a hotel, casino and microbrewery with a turn-of-the-century Victorian atmosphere. Antiques and museum-quality reproductions adorn the property
This brightly colored amusement park is divided into three areas: Main Street, Themeland and Splash Park. There's plenty to keep the children amused all day: bumper cars, remote-control boats and amusement arcades in Main Street; the log flume and roller-coaster rides in Themeland and water-park activities in Splashland. Wednesday is Ladies Day -- no adult males are allowed in the park.
1. Taipei 101, Taiwan
2. Petronas Towers, Malaysia
3. Sears Tower, USA
4. Jin Mao Tower, China
5. Two International Finance Centre, China
6. CITIC Plaza, China
7. Shun Hing Square, China
8. Empire State Building, USA
9. Central Plaza, China
10. Bank of China, China
This one-meter resolution, color satellite image of the Lingshui military airfield on the southeastern coast of Hainan Island in the South China Sea, was collected at 10:32 a.m. local time on April 10, 2001 by Space Imaging's IKONOS satellite. A US Navy plane made an emergency landing there after a mid-air collision with a Chinese fighter. The navy aircraft is clearly visible and parked on the ...
Caja de Muerto is an island south of Puerto Rico that is protected by the Natural reserve Caja de Muertos Natural Reserve, because of native turtle traffic. The island is located 8.4 km south of the Puerto Rican mainland. It is part of Playa barrio of Ponce municipio. It is 2.75 km long northeast-southwest, and up to 860 meters wide (560 meters on the average). The area is 1.54 km≤. Close by ar...