Posted in Etiquetas: Germany | em Monday, November 30, 2009
Thanks to Detlef:
Postcard from Leipzig sent from Germany to Portugal.
Leipzig (in Portuguese Leipzig) Is independent city (Kreisfreie Stadt) Of state of Saxony in Germany, Headquarters administrative region homonymous. It is located east of the country. Leipzig is about 510 thousand inhabitants, the largest city in the state of Saxony. It is part of metropolitan Metropolregion Sachsendreieck.
Originates from an ancient Slavic settlement named Lipsk.
Thanks to Maria da Graça:
Postcard from Pena Palace - Sintra, Portugal.
The Pena National Palace, Also known simply as Pena or Castelo da Pena. Located in the historic Sintra represents one of the best expressions of the Romanticism architectural century in the world. In July 7 of 2007 was elected as one of seven wonders of Portugal and is also the first palace romantic of Europe built about 30 years before the charismatic Neuschwanstein in Bavaria.
Posted in Etiquetas: Portugal | em Sunday, November 15, 2009
Thanks to Lurdes:
Postcard from Belém Palace in Lisbon, Portugal.
The Palace, located in Belém, Lisbon once the palace of kings, is today a national monument and the headquarters of the Presidency of the Republic. Called "the leoneiras" in the eighteenth century, seems to have the lion as its emblem - a symbol that combines solar Wisdom to Power. A green flag with the coat of arms - the presidential standard - is hoisted on the palace indicating the presence of the President in Belém.
Thanks to José Miguel:
Postcard from Portugal - Vila de Castro Daire. Is a village Portuguese in Distrito de Viseu, Central region and the subregion DãoWith about 4 600 inhabitants.
It is home to a city with 376.25 kilometers ² and 16 732 inhabitants (2006)Subdivided into 22 parishes. It is bordered to the north by the municipalities of Cinfães, Resende, Lamego and TaroucaEast by Vila Nova de PaivaSouth by ViseuSouthwest by São Pedro do Sul and west by Arouca.
Thanks to Zasa:
Postcard from Switzerland - Bern.
Bern, the capital of Switzerland. Bern has approximately 127 217 inhabitants, including the agglomeration. Extends a area 51.6 km ²Of population of 2465 km ² and is crossed by River Aare, Bordering the following municipalities: Bremgarten bei Bern, Frauenkappelen, Ittigen, Kirchlindach, Köniz, Mühleberg, Muri bei Bern, Neuenegg, Ostermundigen, Wohlen bei Bern, Zollikofen.
Bern is entered in World Cultural Heritage of UNESCO thanks to its heritage medieval urban, which pulled through the centuries.
Posted in Etiquetas: Portugal | em Saturday, November 14, 2009
Thanks to Buly:
Postcard from Reno, Nevada.
Reno is a city in and the county seat of Washoe County, Nevada, United States.
The city has a population of 208,791 and is the fourth most populous city in Nevada.
Reno, known as "The Biggest Little City in the World", is famous for its casinos, and is the birthplace of the gaming corporation Harrah's Entertainment.
Posted in Etiquetas: Cartoons | em Thursday, November 05, 2009
Posted in Etiquetas: Movie Cards | em Tuesday, November 03, 2009