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|Tomb of the Unknown Soldier Arlington National cemetary. The guard appears to be at the North end of the path. The Tomb contains the remains of unknown American soldiers from World Wars I and II, the Korean Conflict and (until 1998) the Vietnam War. Each was presented with the Medal of Honor at the time of interment and the medals||03/11/2007||802|
|About 1.6 miles from the Baghdad Muthenna airport a park-like airplane display.
See also the Unknown Soldier Monument nearby.||08/26/2005||521|
|The "Unknown Soldier Monument" in Baghdad.
See also the nearby Aircraft Display||08/25/2005||649|
|The Bucharest Ring is a street circuit in the Romanian capital city of Bucharest.|
Designed by famed track designer Hermann Tilke, the circuit is in the city centre, and has the Palace of the Parliament in its infield.
It was announced in September 2010 that the circuit will host a round of the Auto GP championship in July 2011, with the event becoming known as the ...
|The National Theatre Bucharest was founded in 1852 and it became a national institution in 1864 by a decree of Mihail Kogălniceanu.|
Its first building was destroyed during the bombardment of Bucharest during the World War II and the new building has been in use since 1973. The new building is located about half a kilometer away at University Square, in a complex that also includes t...
|This sculpture by H.W. Bissen was made 1858 to honour the brave danish soldiers who won the battle of Fredericia against Prussia in 1848 to 1850.|
It was financed by a countrywide collection of money that began the day after the end of the victory and Bissen was aware of it was the soldiers who were the heroes, not the generals.
The sculpture itself is 3.75 meters t...
|Next to the main ringroad of Bucharest, about to be swallowed by Progress, lies what seems a lot like the fortifications you also find in Holland (for example Naarden ||07/08/2008||590|
|This tomb, built in 1570, is of particular cultural significance as it was the first garden-tomb on the Indian subcontinent. It inspired several major architectural innovations, culminating in the construction of the Taj Mahal.|
It was inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage List in 1993.
|Built by Abyssinian architect Bilal Mohammed Khan in 1753-54, this is the tomb of Mirza Mukin Abul Mansur Khan. |
It is one of the last examples of a Mughal tomb surrounded by a garden.
|28 June 1944 |
With the intentions of cutting the railroad lines connecting Bucharest and Ploesti, the Air Force again assigned the Chitila Marshalling Yard at Bucharest to the Group as a target. As has been the case on many of the missions which Colonel Glantzberg had led, poor weather hindered the success of the mission. A great deal of bad weather was experienced en route to th...
|The Ceausescu Palace in Bucharest is the 2nd largest building in sqm (1st: Pentagon). Unfortunately this area offers not the best resolution.||07/29/2005||598|
|Raised in Bucharest to commemorate Romania's Great War heros, "Arcul de Triumf" stands about 25 meters high. The first monument, made of wood, was erected on the same spot in 1922, being replaced in 1935 by the actual arch, built in Deva granite, by Architect Petre Antonescu, who is also the father of the Bucharest City Hall. The Triumphal Arch is conceived in classical style, followi...||05/02/2006||501|