Saint Elijah Gorgani

The Saint Elijah Gorgani Church was raised on the site of an older 17th century church, by the former greate cup-bearer Manolache Hrisoscoleo and his wife Elena, together with the former great clucer (master of ceremonies) Radu Voinescu, former great cup-bearer Stefan Voinescu and the furriers guild, it features an antypical three-nave basilica plan.

The iconostasis, of outstanding artistic value, was painted at Mount Athos.
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Gura Motrului Monastery

Saint Monastery of Gura Motrului is located at the confluence of Motru River and Jiu River.

The monastery was build by the Brincoveanu Family and it is situated in the village with the same name as the monastery. Construction of the monastery was begun by Jupan Brincoveanu and painted by Constantin Preda Brancoveanu in 1705 (as shown in the inscription carved in stone above the entrance door of the monastery).
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Trevi Fountain

The Trevi Fountain (Fontana di Trevi in italian) is situated in Trevi district of Rome, Italy. Having 25.9 metres high and 19.8 metres wide it is the largest baroque fountain in Rome and one of the most famous in the world. The Trevi fountain was designed by Nicola Salvi in 1732 and completed in 1762.

The central figure of the Trevi Fountain is Neptun (the God of the sea), flanked by two tritons.

Tradition says that a coin thrown into the water guarantees a visitor's return to Rome.
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NP Plitvice Lakes

Plitvice Lakes National Park is the oldest national park in Southeast Europe and the largest national park in Croatia. The national park was founded in 1949 and is situated in the mountainous karst area of central Croatia, at the border to Bosnia and Herzegovina.

In 1979, Plitvice Lakes National Park was added to the UNESCO World Heritage register among the first natural sites worldwide. The protected area extends over 296.85 square kilometres. About 90 percent of this area are part of Lika-Senj County, while the remaining 10 percent are part of Karlovac County.

The national park has become famous during the 1960s and 1970s through several Western film productions of Karl May novels. Many scenes have been shot at the lakes or waterfalls.

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Gran Madre di Dio

The Church of Gran Madre di Dio (en: Great Mother of God) is located in Turin near the river Po, just in front of Piazza Vittorio Veneto, and it is one of most important churches in the city. At the foot of the stair stands the monument to Vittorio Emanuele I by Giuseppe Gaggini. On his right and to his left, are present two statues, representatives the faith and religion, made by Carlo Chelli.

The church was designed by Ferdinando Bonsignore, who modelled this stern temple (1827-31) on the Pantheon in Rome and raised its circular bulk on a podium so as to make it visible from piazza Castello.




The town itself has several historical landmarks, especially the 1713 Capuchin Monastery, the most important monument of culture in the town and which is full of old paintings.
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Zoo Ljubljana, Slovenija

Ljubljana zoo is situated in the beautiful environment of the natural forest. Spreading on a area of 19 hectars, it features 4 kilometers of sightseeing paths. There, one can admire representatives of the animal species living in nature in Slovenia, as well as some exotics ones.

The Ljubljana ZOO, founded in 1951, is home to a total of 152 species and 580 animals. The zoo organizes professional guidance, meetings with animals, diverse workshops and events. To reach to the zoo you can take the zoo bus number 23 (from 1st May till end of September). The zoo is open from 9 am till 7 am, in summer (only till 4 am in winter).




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My Special Car Show

Rimini is a city in the Emilia-Romagna region of Italy, and the capital city of the Province of Rimini. It is located on the Adriatic Sea, on the coast between the rivers Marecchia (the ancient Ariminus) and Ausa (the ancient Aprusa).
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Tivoli Park

The Tivoli Park is the largest park in Ljubljana, the capital of Slovenia. The park was laid out during the French Imperial administration of Ljubljana (1813) and named after the Parisian Jardins de Tivoli. The park was renovated in the 1920s.

Several notable buildings stand in the park, among them the Tivoli Castel, the National Museum of Contemporary History and the Tivoli Sport Hall.
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Ljubljana, Slovenija

Ljubljana is the capital of Slovenia and its the largest city. It is located in the center of the country in the Ljubljana Basin. For centuries, Ljubljana was the capital of the historical region of Carniola, and in the 20th century it became the cultural, educational, economic, political and administrative centre of Slovenia.

In Ljubljana you can visit Ljubljana Castle (slo: Ljubljanski grad), Saint Nicholas Cathedral (slo: Stolnica svetega Nikolaja) or the Dragon Bridge.
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Turin - June 2009

Turin (Torino in italian) is the capital of the Piedmont region of Italy Repubblic. It is located on the left bank of the Po River and it is surrounded by the Alpine Arch.

Here you can visit Museo Egizio, Mole Antonelliana or the Basilica di Superga. It is imperative to see Palazo Madama.
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Bari, February 2008

Bari is the capital city of the province of Bari and of the Puglia region of the Italy. It is situated on the Adriatic Sea and it is the most important economic center of the South Italy after Napoli. It is known as the city of Saint Nicholas.
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Parin 2010

Paris is situated on the river Seine, and it is the capital of France. Paris is the most visited city in the world. Here you cand visit the Eiffel Tower, Montparnasse or Louvre museum.
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Rome / 200802

Rome is the capital of Italy, a town on the River Tiber. It is also the capital of the province of Lazio and Rome. The most famous monuments of Rome are Colosseo, Traian's Column, Castle Sant Angelo and the Trevi Fountain.
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Dirvari Comune, RO

Dirvari is a comune located in Mehedinti Country, Romania.
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Italy, Bardonecchia 2009

Bardonecchia is an italian town located in the Province of Turin, in the Piedmont region.
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Bucharest - February 2011

Bucharest became the capital of Romania in 1862 (first appearance dating from 1459). It is the largest city and the most significant commercial and industrial center of Romania. The town is situated in south-east between Ploiesti and Giurgiu, on the shore of Dambovita river, which flows into the Arges (tributary of the Danube).

Population of over two million people makes Bucharest to become the 6th largest capital in the European Union. Until the establishment of the communist regime it was the residence of Ilfov county. Currently, the city has the same administrative level as a county but it is divided into six districts.
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Bioparco of Rome, 2008/08

The zoological garden of Rome is called Bioparco and it is located in the Villa Borghese park area, on Viale del Giardino Zoologico.
The zoo was designed by Carl Hagenbeck, a well-reputed animal trainer and zoo-man who had already opened a zoo in Hamburg Stellingen. The park was built in the style of that in Hamburg: ditches and pits instead of bars and green spaces.

After the Second World War, the zoo began to deteriorate, although many areas were renovated and others fully rebuilt. In 1970, the reptile house had to be closed due to its ailing condition, its improvements took about nine years and it was finally reopened in 1983.

All the usual suspects are here: lions, tigers, many species of monkeys, hippos, elephants, giraffes and dashing zebras. Ther
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Palestrina, June 2008

Palestrina is an ancient city located in the Province of Rome, in the Lazio region of the Italia Reppublic. The modern town is built on the ruins of the famous temple of Fortuna Primigenia.
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Decebalus REX 2009

Decebal's figure is carved in stone on the shore of the Danube River in Mraconia on DN 57 which is linking Eselnita of Dubova.

The sculpture was placed here as a replica of the Tabula Traiana monument which is placed on the Serbian Danube shore.
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