Polly 2 on September 12th, 2012

The Pont du Gard is an ancient Roman aquaduct bridge that was  was built in 60 A.D.  to cross the Gard river in southern France. The aqueduct was built by the Romans to carry water from a spring at Uzès to the Roman colony of Nîmes. At one time, the aqueduct carried about 200,000 gallons […]

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  The Golden Gate Bridge is a suspension bridge, and is one of the most internationally recognized symbols of San Francisco. It was named the Golden Gate Bridge because it spans the Golden Gate, the opening of the San Francisco Bay into the Pacific Ocean. It was completed in 1937 and celebrated it’s 75th anniversary […]

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Polly 7 on July 27th, 2012

After a happy time hiking, we traveled to Inle Lake.  This is a very large lake where people still live and work as they have done for hundreds of years. We arrived at the lake and we went into a long, narrow boat with a very noisy motor! It was a very exciting boat ride. […]

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  Coit Tower is located on Telegraph Hill, and is a 210 foot high, simple white concrete column, that has been there since 1933. You can see the intriguing looking tower from all over the city of San Francisco, and curiosity finally got the best of us. We decided that we would have to go […]

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  This bridge was constructed around 1880 and had to be reconstructed in 2003 after a fire. It’s located in Dauphin county, Pennsylvania, and is the last covered bridge in the county that is standing in it’s original location. It spans the Wiconisco Creek, and has a Burr arch truss as it’s structural support system. […]

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Polly 3 on March 7th, 2012

Welcome to Chicago! I’m glad you could join me! Destiny, Jennifer, Xavier, and Michael…I created this post especially  for you! I wanted to take you along with me on a hopping, I mean walking tour of Chicago.  We’re going to start by my hotel and head to the heart of the city.  You’ll find Chicago […]

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Polly 21 on November 30th, 2011

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Polly 2 on October 1st, 2011

Derry or Londonderry is the second-biggest city in Northern Ireland, and the fourth-biggest city on the island of Ireland. Even though the legal name is Londonderry, it’s more commonly known as Derry.  The city covers both banks of the River Foyle, but the old walled city is on the west bank of the river.   […]

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Polly 3 on July 10th, 2011

The Natural Bridge, situated in Virginia’s Shenandoah Valley, is located approximately two miles off of I-81 when you take exit 175. After a long road trip from Florida, we were happy to have the chance to take a break and stretch our legs.       Accessible only through the Natural Bridge Gift Shop, we […]

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Polly 2 on June 30th, 2011

Florence is the capital city of the Italian region of Tuscany. It’s considered the birthplace of the Renaissance, and is known for it’s art, architecture, and cultural heritage. 7 people like this post. Like Unlike

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