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AACHEN – Aachener Dom
The Aachen Cathedral, frequently referred to as the 'Imperial Cathedral' of Aachen, is the oldest cathedral in northern Europe. Charlemagne began the construction of the Palatine Chapel in 786. When he died in 814, he was buried in his own cat [...]

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AACHEN – Siegel Karl der Großen
Charlemagne. For centuries his name has been legend. Carolus Magnus ('Charles the Great'), King of the Franks, Holy Roman Emperor, the subject of numerous epics and romances--he was even made a saint. As a figure of history he is larger than l [...]

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AALST – Aalst Carnaval 2017 – 89 stoet
The most beautiful, the longest, the wettest, the safest ... There are many superlatives to describe Carnival 2017. With the mayor's traditional breakfast cookies, the city can look back on a top edition. With more than 80,000 visitors the car [...]

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AALST – Aalst Carnaval 2018 – 90 stoet
Op zondag 11 en maandag 12 februari 2018 paraderen maar liefst 76 ingeschreven Aalsterse carnavalgroepen door Aalst. Ze vormen een feestelijke, kleurrijke stoet, boordevol humor en Oilsjterse spirit, het resultaat van een maandenlange voorbere [...]

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AALST – Aalst Carnaval 2019 – 91 stoet
Yordi is a 27-year-old Aalstenaar in heart and soul is a known figure in the carnival world. His design was chosen as the face of Aalst Carnaval 2019. In his poster the following message is interwoven: "Carnival is an outlet, something we all [...]

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AALST – Carnaval 2014 – 87 stoet
The first historical records on Aalst date from the 9th century, when it was described as the villa Alost, a dependency of the Abbey of Lobbes.Construction of the town hall began in the middle of the 12th century, making it the oldest survivin [...]

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AALST – Carnaval Aalst – 87 stoet
87th Sunday procession started at 13 am and ends at 21:30. The carnival groups treated the audience to a colorful spectacle. This year there were a lot celebrities present at the grandstand on the Markt: Flemish minister Ben Weyts, Deputy Prim [...]

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AALST – Carnaval Aalst – 88 stoet
Aalst Carnival is a tradition, a unique expression of popular culture, and therefore stands Aalst carnival on the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity

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ABLAIN-ST-NAZAIRE – Nécropole Nationale Française de Notre-Dame de Lorette
Notre Dame de Lorette, also known as Ablain St.-Nazaire French Military Cemetery, is the world's largest French military cemetery. It is the name of a ridge, basilica, and French national cemetery northwest of Arras at the village of Ablain-Sa [...]

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ADEGEM – Canada – Poland War II Museum
On 7september 2004 a new museum was inaugurated ' The Maple Leaf ' by the representative of His Majesty the King and many Canadian and Polish public figures, the museum includes militaria miniatures scale 1/35, and shows many battlefields of W [...]

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ADEGEM – Canada War Museum
World War II as it was lived in Flanders, the Canada Museum takes visitors back to the heart of that time. Through many realistic scenes the visitors can experience war time. A monumental panorama represents the battle for the Leopold canal in [...]

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AEGINA – Temple of Aphaea
On the Greek island of Aegina in the Saronic Gulf, about 50 km from Athens, there is a ruin of the Temple of Aphaea. It is situated on the top of a hill covered with pines, in the north-eastern part of the island, and is distinguished by very [...]

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AGLONA – Aglona Basilica
Aglona basilica was built in the late baroque style; it is decorated with two 60 meters high towers. Pilgrims come to Aglona every year on August 15 to celebrate the day of the Assumption of the Virgin Mary into Heaven. It is one of the most w [...]

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AGLONA – The King’s Hill of Christ
Sculpture Park is unique because it represents the history of mankind from Adam's to our days in accordance with the Testament.Sculpture Park - The King's Hill of Christ - is being built in gratitude to God and Jesus Christ as a spiritual plac [...]

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AINHOA – Paus Basque – Highlights
Ainhoa is a commune in the Pyrénées-Atlantiques department in Aquitaine in south-western France. The village is in the traditional Basque province of Labourd. The commune is listed amongst the 'Most beautiful villages of France', a title confe [...]

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AIZPUTE – Aizputes novads
Aizpute is the largest and the oldest town in Courland. The past and the present meet on our streets, where the historical heritage coexists well with the present day. Aizpute historic center with its wooden architecture is included in the Eur [...]

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AJACCIO – 1769-2019 – De Bonaparte à Napoléon 1er
In Corsica, the most famous house is the Maison Bonaparte in Ajaccio where Napoleon was born on August 15, 1769.  According to tradition, his mother, Letizia Ramolino was praying in the nearby cathedral when she felt severe labor pains.  She h [...]

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ALBI – Cathédrale Saint Cecile – Patrimoine Mondial de l’UNESCO
Albi Cathedral, formally the Cathedral Basilica of Saint Cecilia (French: Basilique Cathé drale Sainte-Cé cile d'Albi), is the most important Catholic building in Albi, France, and the seat of the Roman Catholic Archbishop of Albi. First built [...]

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ALBI – Cité Episcopale d’Albi
Albi is a commune in southern France. It is the prefecture of the Tarn department. It is located on the River Tarn, c. 85 km northeast of Toulouse. It was the seat of the Archbishop of Albi and is the seat of the Diocese of Albi. The episcopal [...]

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ALBI – Saint-Salvi – Patrimoine Mondial de l’UNESCO
In the very centre of Albi is the Saint-Salvi collegiate church - a stone's throw from the Sainte-Cecile Cathedral. Over 900 years old, the church combines romanesque and gothic elements. The Saint-Salvi collegiate church had to undergo numero [...]

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ALCOBAÇA – Mosteiro de Alcobaça – Façade
Remarkable is also the Relicário (Reliquary) and the Altar da Morte de São Bernardo (Altar consecrated to the Death of St. Bernard), made in terracotta, of the late-17th century, as well as the great kitchen of the 18th century. The neo-Gothic [...]