Category Archives: urban destination

Ζερντές…κρέμα με κρόκο (σαφράνι)

Στα γαλακτοπωλεία της Πόλης σερβίρεται μία κρέμα με σαφράνι ο Ζερντές, ένα γλυκό, το οποίο παρασκεύαζαν και οι Μικρασιάτες και, το ετοίμαζαν πάντα στους γάμους και τις γιορτές. Συνέχεια

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Posted in #fail, Constantinopole, food & culture, gastronomy, Greece, greek gastronomy, homemade, minor asia, saffron, saffron cream, sweet cream, traditional, urban destination | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Δεν επιτρέπεται σχολιασμός στο Ζερντές…κρέμα με κρόκο (σαφράνι)

Oxford, England, UK

Street Entertainer, Oxford, originally uploaded by Howard Somerville. Oxford is the oldest university city in the United Kingdom, situated some 50 miles (80 km) to the west of the capital London in its own county of Oxfordshire, and located on … Συνέχεια

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Posted in British, EUROPE, oxford, photography, UK, urban destination | Δεν επιτρέπεται σχολιασμός στο Oxford, England, UK

Foggy sunrise in Dubai, UAE

Foggy sunrise in Dubai #1, originally uploaded by momentaryawe.com. Dubai has a rich collection of buildings and structures of various architectural styles. Many modern interpretations of Islamic architecture can be found here, due to a boom in construction and architectural … Συνέχεια

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Posted in ASIA, duba, MID.EAST, PHOTOS, travelling around..., U.A.E., urban destination | Δεν επιτρέπεται σχολιασμός στο Foggy sunrise in Dubai, UAE

Prague, Czech Republic

Dear Praha by Edgar Barany Prague is the capital and largest city of the Czech Republic. Situated in the north-west of the country on the Vltava river, the city is home to about 1.3 million people, while its metropolitan area is estimated to have a population of over 2.3 million. The city … Συνέχεια

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Posted in CZECH REPUBLIC, EUROPE, LIFE TIME, photography, PHOTOS, PRAGUE, travelling around..., urban destination | Δεν επιτρέπεται σχολιασμός στο Prague, Czech Republic

Abandoned Casino Constanta Romania

Abandoned Casino, originally uploaded by Bogdan Suditu. Constanța (Romanian pronunciation: [konˈstant͡sa]; historical names: Tomis, Greek: Κωνστάντια, Konstantia, Bulgarian: Кюстенджа, Kyustendzha, Turkish: Köstence) is the oldest extant city inRomania, founded around 600 BC. The city is located in the Dobruja region of Romania, on the Black Sea coast. It is the capital of Constanța County and the largest … Συνέχεια

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Posted in Constanta, EUROPE, photography, ROMANIA, travelling around..., urban destination | Δεν επιτρέπεται σχολιασμός στο Abandoned Casino Constanta Romania

Valparaiso Chile

Valparaíso (/ˌvælpəˈraɪzoʊ/, Spanish: [balpaɾaˈiso]) is a city and commune of Chile, center of its third largest conurbation (Greater Valparaíso) and one of the country’s most important seaports and an increasing cultural center in the Southwest Pacific hemisphere. The city is … Συνέχεια

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Posted in CHILE, photography, S.AMERICA, travelling around..., urban destination, VALPARAISO | Δεν επιτρέπεται σχολιασμός στο Valparaiso Chile

Parlement Européen, Strasbourg – Alsace – France

Parlement Européen, originally uploaded by Jean-Michel Priaux. The European Parliament (abbreviated as Europarl or the EP) is the directly elected parliamentary institution of the European Union (EU). Together with the Council of the European Union (the Council), it forms the … Συνέχεια

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Posted in ALSACE, EUROPE, FRANCE, LandMark, photography, PHOTOS, politcs, urban destination | Δεν επιτρέπεται σχολιασμός στο Parlement Européen, Strasbourg – Alsace – France

Neuchâtel by night, Switzerland

Neuchâtel by night, originally uploaded by Tambako the Jaguar. The city is located on the northwestern shore of the Lake of Neuchâtel («lac de Neuchâtel» in French and «Neuenburgersee» in German), a few kilometers east of Peseux and west of … Συνέχεια

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Posted in EUROPE, HISTORIC TOUR, LIFE TIME, neuchatel, PHOTOS, SWITZERLAND, urban destination | Δεν επιτρέπεται σχολιασμός στο Neuchâtel by night, Switzerland

New York new York!

http://player.vimeo.com/video/12163555?portrait=0&color=ff0179 New York City HD Part 1 from Andre Merilo on Vimeo. http://player.vimeo.com/video/12338533?portrait=0&color=ff0179 New York City HD Part 2 from Andre Merilo on Vimeo.   New York is the most populous city in the United States, and the center of … Συνέχεια

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Posted in AMERICAS, big apple, dedicated, N.AMERICA, NEW YORK, thoughts, urban destination, urbanism, USA, video | Δεν επιτρέπεται σχολιασμός στο New York new York!

Quebec, French and English and uniquely itself, Canada

Quebec really is its own unique culture, neither French nor Anglo Canadian, and certainly not American. No place I visited in the city so perfectly encapsulated the melange of cultures as the Cochon Dingue in the Lower Town portion of … Συνέχεια

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Posted in Anglo-Canadian, atmosphere, CANADA, culture, French, QUEBEC, travel, urban destination, urbanism | Δεν επιτρέπεται σχολιασμός στο Quebec, French and English and uniquely itself, Canada

New Orleans, Louisiana, USA

See and download the full gallery on posterous My favourite hotel!   Doubletree Hotel New Orleans 300 Canal Street, New Orleans, Louisiana, United States 70130Tel: 1-504-581-1300   Fax: 1-504-212-3141 The Doubletree New Orleans Hotel on Canal Street offers full service at a premierdowntown New Orleans location overlooking the Mississippi River … Συνέχεια

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Posted in Bourbon str, cemeteries, double tree hotel, French, hotel, LOUISIANA, NEW ORLEANS, urban destination, urbanism, USA | Δεν επιτρέπεται σχολιασμός στο New Orleans, Louisiana, USA

Tours of a Lifetime

We’re traveling again. Tour operators are reporting big spikes in inquiries and bookings. But an uncertain economy, ongoing wars, and the fragile health of the planet have, perhaps permanently, reordered priorities. Travelers now seek more perspective, meaning, and challenge. They … Συνέχεια

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Posted in leisure, lifetime, tours, travel, urban destination, vacances, VACATIONS | Δεν επιτρέπεται σχολιασμός στο Tours of a Lifetime