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Victoria Falls – The great curtain of falling water in Livingstone

A waterfall on the Zambezi River in southern Africa, which provides habitat for several unique species of plants and animals. While it is neither the highest nor

University of Khartoum – The oldest university of Sudan in Khartoum

In 1898 after Britain gained dominance in Sudan as part of a condominium arrangement, Lord Kitchener proposed founding a college in the memory of Gordon of Khartoum,

Peter Sellers – One of the greatest comedians of all time makes his debut in Portsmouth

An English film actor, comedian, became known to the world public through his many roles, including Chief Inspector Clouseau in the movie series The Pink Panther. Peter

Stirling Castle – The great symbol of Scottish independence in Stirling

Is one of the largest and most important castles in Scotland. The castle is surrounded on three sides by steep cliffs, giving it a strong defensive position.

The No. 2857 bus – The vehicle of victory is being exhibited in Dearborn

On December 1, 1955, in Montgomery, Alabama, Rosa Louise McCauley Parks, an American activist, rejected bus driver James F. Blake’s order to vacate a row of four

Jim Crow Museum – The place of racist memorabilia in Big Rapids

The museum, displays a wide variety of everyday artifacts depicting the history of racist portrayals of African Americans in American popular culture. Also displays books, signs, tickets, brochures

Saltair Pavilion – The great former resort in Magna

The first Saltair, completed in 1893, was jointly owned by a corporation associated with The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and the Salt Lake &

Pyramid of Khufu – The great pyramid in Giza

Graham Greene – The birthplace of the famous author in Berkhamsted

An English writer and journalist regarded by many as one of the leading English novelists of the 20th century. Greene acquired a reputation early in his lifetime

Lady Godiva – The realistic Collier’s Godiva is being exhibited in Coventry

An 1897 painting by English artist John Collier, who worked in the style of the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood. The model in the painting is Mabel Paul, an artist

Al-Hashemi II – The largest dhow ever built is being exhibited in Kuwait City

It is one of the largest wooden ships in the world today. Al-Hashemi-II was commissioned by Husain Marafie. Planning began in 1985, and actual construction began in

Divorzio all’italiana – The Italian style divorce in Ispica

A 1961 Italian drama-comedy film directed by Pietro Germi. The screenplay is by Germi, Ennio De Concini, Alfredo Giannetti, and Agenore Incrocci, based on Giovanni Arpino’s novel

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