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NÎMES -- the Jesuit Chapel, the Natural History Museum, the Jardin!

We started off yesterday by going over to the Jesuit Chapel — although the very first thing we have to do every morning is go down the stairs of our apartment building, which demands careful attention, as you can see in the photo.  1.305 kata lagi

France

Megaliths & Romans around Flor de Rosa

There are many megalithic sites around Flor de Rosa and if you are staying in the Pousada and enjoy exploring do search them out, and there are many more than I have so far found! 565 kata lagi

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THE HELLENIC FRATORIA OF THE SPANISH Ουασκόνων(Βάσκοι) (a)

Origin of the Basques

The Basque people (Basque: Euskaldunak) are an indigenous people inhabiting adjacent areas of Spain and France.Their history is therefore interconnected with Spanish and French history and also with the history of many other past and present countries, particularly in Europe and the Americas. 1.450 kata lagi

HISTORIC THEMES

A Wind So Strong It Broke A Standing Stone, 21 December, 1674 #History #Scotland

A twelve-foot standing stone had stood in Easter Ross for over three thousand years until the great storm of 21 December, 1674:

‘The wind here, at Tarbut, Dec 21, 1674, was extraordinary: it broke a standard-stone, that stood as an obelisk, about 12 feet high, 5 broad, and nearly 2 feet in thickness. 508 kata lagi

History

Storms lash state’s west as rain hits Melbourne

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Australia

Bay of Biscay : Carnac Megaliths

A morning of cold grey drizzle on the motorway north through Nantes behind us we arrived in Locmariaquer to the west of the Golfe Du Morbihan in clearing weather. 728 kata lagi

Journeys & Places

welsh stones

Craig Cerrig Glesiad

Black Mountain

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