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|In Triberg, Germany along the B33 road you find the world's tallest (and working!) cuckoo clock. |
Height: 4.50 metres, weight: 6 tons.
Triberg is a small city in the Black Forest and is well-known for it's cuckoo clocks (hence the big one). But in Triberg you find also the tallest waterfall in Germany.
|The Kjosfossen is a legendary waterfall in Norway. It belongs to the municipality of Aurland in Sogn og Fjordane province and is located directly on the Flåmsbanen (railway between Myrdal and Flåm. 1951, near the waterfall, a stopping place for trains was built for the train passengers leave the train in order to visit the waterfall. It's an impressing sight and the sound from the water is like...||07/01/2009||508|
|This is a very nice and high waterfall in the near of the street from Interlaken to Grindelwald (Switzerland).|
I visited it in 2000 for a breakfast after travel home to the hostel in Titisee-Neustadt.
|The Hukou Waterfall (Chinese: 壶口瀑布; pinyin: Hǔ Kǒu Pù Bù; Wade-Giles: Hǔ Kǒu Pù Bù), the largest waterfall on the Yellow River, the second largest waterfall in China (after the Huangguoshu Waterfall), is located at the intersection of Shanxi Province and Shaanxi Province, 165 kilometers to the west of Fenxi City, and 50 kilometers to the east of Y...||09/10/2009||560|
|Angel Falls is the Longest free fall of water in the world.|
At 979 meters high, it is 15 times higher than Niagara.
Angel Falls is located in the Guayana highlands, Venezuela.
The falls are named after Jimmy Angel, a bush pilot who first saw the falls in 1933 while searching for a gold ore bed.
The tallest non permanent waterfall in the world is the Catira which is f...
|From Wikipedia: Yerba Buena Gardens is a public park between Yerba Buena Center for the Arts (www.ybca.org) and the Sony Metreon in San Francisco, California. Built in the early 1990s on top of the Moscone North convention center, it is the largest public park in the South of Market area.|
It includes a large lawn with a performance shell, a waterfall, a bowling center, a museum, ...
|KL tower, with the height of 421 meters, is the world's forth tallest telecommunication tower in the world as well as the tallest telecommunication tower in South East Asia. It also hold a record as the tallest tower that is made from concrete with the weight of 100K tonnes. For more details visit the website: www.menarakl.com.my|
|Domus Vista in Frederiksberg was build 1969 with a hight of 105 meters in 30 stories and 460 appartments.|
At that time the tallest appartment building in Europe. Today it's still the tallest.
In the beginning there was a hotel included at street level but it closed in the early 1970th. Instead a shopping center and a library was made.
|It a private house. On the satellite view,not quite good, it seems to be a church, but it is not. in fact, it´s the tallest private wooden house on earth. Situated in the Russian city of Arkhangelsk.|
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|Life-sized statue of the world's tallest man(2.72m) Robert Pershing Wadlow located near his place of birth in Alton, Illinois.|