by Glotter on 02 February 2008EN
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Some places with photos of my trip to Vancouver in British Columbia, Canada.
Mauritius 2008 "Mein Reisetagebuch" Urlaub in Mauritius vom 16. Mai - 1. Juni 2008 Vancouver Olympics 2010 (GE Tour) This is a Google Earth tour of the "2010 Olympic Venues". View it in GE 3D mode http://www.glotter.com/entry-2482-earth and press the Play-button to enter the 2:33 min tour. X-Men: Xavier's School for the Gifted Hatley Castle on Vancouver Island in British Columbia was used as exterior filming location of "Xavier's School for the Gifted" in the X-Men series. The Squirrelizer = photo crasher Melissa Brandts and her husband were hiking in Banff National Park in Alberta, Canada and decided to take a portrait of themselves with spectacular Lake Minnewanka in the background. Melissa set up the camera and went back to pose, and her husband held the remote shutter release. Meanwhile, attracted by the sounds of the autofocus, an inquisitive Columbian ground squirrel, common in the park, popped up to investigate. Click! "Self-Portrait With Ground Squirrel"... (c) National Geographic Intelligent travel blog An internet hype is born ;) Cirque du Soleil: Resident shows Cirque du Soleil was founded in Quebec, Canada in 1984. It is an entertainment empire that is performing modern circus. The six permanent shows of Cirque du Soleil ("O", KÀ, La Nouba, LOVA, Mytère, Zjmanity) take place in Las Vegas and in Florida. Other fascinating shows are touring through the whole world. Icehockey World Championship 2008 The 2008 IIHF World Championship takes place at the Colisée de Québec and at the Halifax Metro Centre, Canada from Friday, May 2 - Sunday, May 18, 2008. 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. Sightseeing in Wien Wien hat unglaublich viel zu bieten. Von zahlreichen Museen über imperiale Bauten bis hin zu den berühmten Wiener Café-Häusern. Vancouver Some places with photos of my trip to Vancouver in British Columbia, Canada. IMAX Corporation Headquarters of the IMAX Corporation in Ontario, Canada London Sightseeing Places, Parks, attractions, Points of interest, etc. Greenpeace International Greenpeace was established in 1971 in Vancouver/Canada. The International headquarters are located in Amsterdam. Greenpeace is one of the largest environmental organizations in the world. Greenpeace works on the following issues: - Stop climate change - Defending our Oceans - Protect ancient forests - Demand Peace and Disarmament - Say no to genetic engineering - Eliminate toxic chemicals - End the nuclear age - Encourage sustainable trade Basilique du Sacré-Cœur in Paris The Basilique du Sacré-Cœur is a famous church located on the Montmartre in Paris. It was completed in 1914. Freedom Trail in Boston The Freedom Trail is a red marked pedestrian path in Boston which guides to 16 historic sites. Arc de Triomphe Arc de Triomphe in Paris. CN Tower The CN (Canadian National Railway) Tower in Toronto, Canada has a height of 553.33 m (1,815.4 ft) and is the second-tallest free-standing structure in the world. It was constructed from 1973 – 1976. Place de la Bastille Place de la Bastille (with the Colonne de juillet) in Paris. Canada postage stamp In Vancouver you can find this painting of a big 45 Cent postage stamp on the roof of a building in Downtown. Global Use of ICD-10 Global Global Use of ICD-10 Global