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|A very nice compass rose at Falcon Field, Arizona.||09/04/2007||577|
|A very nice compass rose in a roundabout.||04/06/2008||486|
|Take bearings as required.|
(Magnetic compass headings are one of the things on my wishlist in Google Earth)
|Lisbon Castle (Castelo de São Jorge) in Lisbon, Portugal. When you move to South-East you will see the narrow alleys of Alfama (oldest part of Lisbon) sprawling downhill to the bank of river Tejo.||09/02/2005||581|
|A big compass in the sand of the California Desert at Edwards AFB.||07/17/2005||1,178|
|A comprehensive file of 25 compass roses viewable from space. A couple of the sites require using historical imagery as noted in their description.||07/15/2010||816|
|Big Star Compass at El Paso International Airport. Looks cool.||02/28/2006||545|
|Santa Maria Maior de Lisboa or Sé de Lisboa is the cathedral of Lisbon and the oldest church in the city. Since the beginning of the construction of the cathedral, in the year 1147, the building has been modified several times and survived many earthquakes. It is nowadays a mix of different architectural styles.|
Lisbon is the seat of a bishopric since the 4th century AD (see Patr...
|Valley of Roses (aka Rose Valley) is a region in Bulgaria located just south of the Balkan mountains and famous for its rose growing industry from which 70% of the world's rose oil is produced. The centre of this rose oil industry is Kazanluk.|
The Valley of Roses is one of the biggest producers of rose oil in the world. The soil and the clima...
|Compass built in the floor, Palmas Tocantins the center of Brazil.||01/17/2008||317|
|1755, on november 1st at 9:20am, Lisbon was hit by an earthquake with epicenter 200 km. in the Atlantic Ocean. It was followed by a tsunami with waves of 4 stores high. After the quake the city was hit by fires because of open cooking-fireplaces and lamps.|
More than 60000 of 250000 people were killed in Lisbon and thousands in the outskirts.
The quake hit when there was an All Sai...
|(Portuguese: Teatro Nacional de São Carlos ) is an opera house in Lisbon, Portugal. |
It was opened on July 30, 1793 by Queen Maria I as a replacement for the Tejo Opera House, which was destroyed in the 1755 Lisbon earthquake.
The theatre is located in the historical center of Lisbon, in the Chiado district.