21 марта 2011 г.

Solovetsky Islands. From Lena

The Solovetsky Islands are located in the Onega Bay of the White Sea, Russia. Historically the islands have been the setting of the famous Russian Orthodox Solovetsky Monastery complex. A popular tourist site for Russian tourists, the islands are becoming more open to western visitors.

19 марта 2011 г.

Geronimo. From Mr. Mark Young (youngini)

Geronimo (June 16, 1829 – February 17, 1909) was a prominent Native American leader of the Chiricahua Apache who fought against Mexico and the United States for their expansion into Apache tribal lands for several decades during the Apache Wars.

9 марта 2011 г.

Taroko National Park. From justinuk

Taroko National Park is one of the seven national parks in Taiwan and was named after the Taroko Gorge, the landmark gorge of the park.

Marge Simpson. From Michele (TheGreenOne)

Marge Simpson is the backbone of the family, and as such, gets streched and squeezed, but is always there with hot cocoa and a warm hug for all.

Maggie Simpson. From Michele (TheGreenOne)

An infant who can not talk; Maggie nonetheless leads a rich, exciting life, and is undoubtedly the happiest Simpson.

HongKou. From xinying

Embenkment of the Sozh. From Coralfish

RR City-viewcards. Group 40

Cahokia Mounds. From Alcott1

RR Just Viewcards. Group 72 
Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site is the area of an ancient indigenous citynear Collinsville, Illinois.
It is a National Historic Landmark and designated site for state protection. In addition, it is one of only twenty one World Heritage Sites in the territory of the United States. It is the largest prehistoric earthen construction in the Americas north of Mexico.

Chickamauga. From michelle32855

Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park, located in northern Georgia and eastern Tennessee, preserves the sites of two major battles of the American Civil War: the Battle of Chickamauga and the Chattanooga Campaign.