by Globetrotter on 23 January 2008EN
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Written in the sand on Bondi beach.
Two & a half Men filming location The "Two & a half Men" beach house flyover scene was filmed at the Malibu Colony near Malibu Lagoon. The actual film set is located at the Warner Brothers Studios http://www.dailymotion.com/video/x40l9x_two-a-half-men-behind-the-scenes_shortfilms - so unfortunately the house is not real and can't be visited. Sorry folks! All islands from The Beach Boy's "Kokomo" All Caribbean islands that are mentioned in the song "Kokomo" by the Beach Boys (released in 1988 for the movie "Cocktail" with Tom Cruise): Aruba, Jamaica ooo I wanna take you Bermuda, Bahama come on pretty Mama Key Largo, Montego baby why don't we go Jamaica Off the Florida Keys There's a place called Kokomo That's where you wanna go to get away from it all Bodies in the sand Tropical drink melting in your hand We'll be falling in love To the rhythm of a steel drum band Down in Kokomo Aruba, Jamaica ooo I wanna take you To Bermuda, Bahama come on pretty Mama Key Largo, Montego baby why don't we go Ooo I wanna take you down to Kokomo We'll get there fast And then we'll take it slow That's where we wanna go Way down to Kokomo To Martinique, that Monserrat mystique We'll put out to sea And we'll perfect our chemistry By and by we'll defy a little bit of gravity Afternoon delight Cocktails and moonlit nights That dreamy look in your eye Give me a tropical contact high Way down in Kokomo Aruba, Jamaica ooo I wanna take you To Bermuda, Bahama come on pretty Mama Key Largo, Montego baby why don't we go Ooo I wanna take you down to Kokomo We'll get there fast And then we'll take it slow That's where we wanna go Way down to Kokomo Port au Prince I wanna catch a glimpse Everybody knows A little place like Kokomo Now if you wanna go And get away from it all Go down to Kokomo Aruba, Jamaica ooo I wanna take you To Bermuda, Bahama come on pretty Mama Key Largo, Montego baby why don't we go Ooo I wanna take you down to Kokomo We'll get there fast And then we'll take it slow That's where we wanna go Way down to Kokomo Aruba, Jamaica ooo I wanna take you To Bermuda, Bahama come on pretty Mama Key Largo, Montego baby why don't we go Ooo I wanna take you down to Kokomo Crocodile Trophy 2008 The Crocodile Trophy - one of the hardest mountainbike races on earth - takes place in Queensland, Australia. On the right side of the coast you can see the Great Barrier Reef. Track: Mareeba – Cape Tribulation Date: October 21 – October 30, 2008 Distance: 10 Stages, 1400 km Filming location of "The Beach" Original filming location of the movie "The Beach" (2000) - Island Ko Phi Phi Le in Thailand. 2011 World Solar Challenge Build a car that runs on the power of the sun. Prove it works... drive it across Australia! Darwin - Adelaide, 16-23 October 2011 Maho Beach plane landing Maho Beach in St. Maarten on Netherlands Antilles is famous for its spectacular plane landings at Princess Juliana Airport. Bekannte Strände Eine Auswahl der weltweit bekanntesten Strände. Schönen Urlaub! Readymix Logo in Australia The diamond shape "Readymix Logo" with a size of 3.2km x 1.6km was carved into the ground by Allan Hoare in 1965. It was listed in the Guinness Book of World Records as the world's largest letters. Readymix is a company that was founded in Sydney in 1939. Earth Hour 2009 Earth Hour is a global WWF climate change initiative. Individuals, businesses, governments and communities are invited to turn out their lights for one hour on Saturday March 28, 2009 at 8:30 PM (local time) to show their support for action on climate change. The event began in Sydney in 2007, when 2 million people switched off their lights. In 2008, more than 50 million people around the globe participated. In 2009, Earth Hour aims to reach out to 1 billion people in 1,000 cities. The world's largest Coca Cola Logo In Chile you can find this massive Logo - built from 70.000 empty Coke bottles - celebrating the 100th anniversary of the Coca Cola company. Travis Pastrana New Year No Limits The first ever ramp-to-ramp car jump over water. Pine Street Pier, Rainbow Harbor/Long Beach 31 December, 2009 Weltrekord am Bondi Beach Am Bondi Beach in Sydney haben am 26. September 2007 nicht weniger als 1010 Bikini-Schönheiten vor einem Fotografen posiert und somit den Eintrag ins Guiness Buch der Rekorde geschafft. Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach The Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach, America's #1 Street Race, is an annual race in March/April featuring Indy cars driving through the streets of downtown Long Beach. It started in 1975 and also includes the Toyota Pro/Celebrity Race, raising money for the organization "Racing for Kids". Will Rogers State Beach/Santa Monica Beach On this beach the famous TV series "Baywatch" (1989-2001) was filmed. Baywatch is the most watched TV show in the world of all time - according to the Guinness Book of World Records. "The best job in the world" "The best job in the world" is a marketing campaign for Queensland, Australia. Tourism Queensland calls for a dream job on Great Barrier Reef's Hamilton Island. Job description: - Swimming, snorkeling, making friends, etc. - Post experiences, photos and videos on a weekly blog - Duration: Six months - Salary: AUD$ 150,000 Everyone can send an application for this job on the following website until February 22, 2009... Tennis Grand Slams The four annual Tennis Grand Slams are the Australian Open (January), the French Open (May/June), Wimbledon (June/July) and the US Open (August/September). Warsteiner Commerical in Las Vegas Warsteiner Beer Commercial on a roof in Las Vegas, USA. AUSTRALIA.com Commercial Written in the sand on Bondi beach. Paradise Cove Paradise Cove is a beach in Malibu/Los Angeles. Uluru (Ayers Rock) The Uluru (Ayers Rock) in Australia is a famous rock made of sandstone with a height of 863 m (2,831 ft). It is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and has a great spiritual significance to the local Aborigines. That's why visitors should not climb the Uluru.