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VEYTAUX – Château de Chillon
Chillon Castle, Château de Chillon, is an island castle located on Lake Geneva, south of Veytaux in the canton of Vaud. It is situated at the eastern end of the lake, on the narrow shore between Montreux and Villeneuve, which gives access to t [...]

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BOLOGNA – Crypt of the Abbot Martin – Abbazia di Santo Stefano
The Crypt of Abbot Martin is located in Church of the Saints Vitale and Agricola. It is the oldest church of the Abbazia Di Santo Stefano. This basilica-shaped church, without a transept, with a salient façade and triconca apse, is dedicated t [...]

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BOLOGNA – The Fontana di Pilato – Abbazia di Santo Stefano
Church of the Holy Sepulchre dates back to the fifth century, built by the bishop Petronius as a simulacrum of the Constantinian Sepulcher of Jerusalem and rebuilt at the beginning of the eleventh century by Benedictine monks after it was heav [...]


BONN – Ludwig van Beethoven
Ludwig van Beethoven was a German pianist and composer widely considered to be one of the greatest musical geniuses of all time. His innovative compositions combined vocals and instruments, widening the scope of sonata, symphony, concerto and [...]

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BIRMINGHAM – Sea Life – Otter
Two rescued Alaskan sea otters have been found a new home at the National Sea Life Centre in Birmingham in a new scheme to protect the species. In a UK first, the pair will become residents at the attraction's new multi-million pound marine re [...]

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PORTO – Futebol Clube do Porto – A Vencer Desde 1893
It was in this year that António Nicolau d'Almeida, a sportsman par excellence and an excellent Port Wine trader, started his project for a football club in the city. The FC Porto foundation is celebrated on September 28. António Nicolau d'Alm [...]