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Ferry Building of San Francisco

Ferry Building



The San Francisco Ferry Building is a landmark along the Embarcadero.  There is a Marketplace on the ground level and office spaces on upper levels. Above the building is a 245-foot tall clock tower with four clock dials of 22-foot diameter. It is the largest wind-up, mechanical dial clock in the world, although the hands are now powered by electric motors. There is a also heritage street car station located on the pedestrian plaza in front of the building.

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Posted by on December 12, 2014 in California, San Francisco, USA


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Fall Morning at Pinhey’s Point

Pinhey's Point

Pinhey’s Point

Pinhey’s point is an historic site located on the ottawa River in Eastern Ontario, Canada. The site consists of 88 acres of park land, a nearly 200 year old stone manor house, two barns, scenic views of the River and several stone ruins.

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Posted by on November 15, 2014 in CANADA, Ontario, Ottawa


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Urban Forest of Montreal

Urban Forest


The McCord Museum Urban Forest is a temporary summer park created on a pedestrian street in Montreal. Fake trees are made with bright coloured paper stripes and fake lawn patches are built with matching carpet. Color orange is in this year. Food trucks and free musical program during lunch hour and Wednesday evenings add to the outdoor experience.




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Posted by on August 17, 2014 in Montreal, Quebec


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Sunset at West Kowloon

Sunset at West Kowloon

Beautiful sunset view from the waterfront of West Kowloon District. The small island in the distance bears a little resemblance to the Chinaman’s Hat in Oahu, Hawaii.

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Posted by on June 8, 2014 in ASIA, Hong Kong


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Knightsbridge Station in London

Knightsbridge Station in London

Entrance to the Underground train station at Knightsbridge, London, U.K.

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Posted by on May 20, 2014 in England, EUROPE, London


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