Красная площадь

Red Square in Moscow, Russia. It was called "Red Square"' long before the communists took control during the Russian Revolution of In Russian "krasnaya" (red) is sometimes a synonym of "krasivaya" (beautiful).

For the third time in the last five years the Portuguese capital has been voted Best City Break Destination in Europe. This prestigious prize is awarded by the World Travel Awards ( WTA ) which is regarded by the Wall Street Journal as the " Oscars of the Travel Industry ".  October 2013

Portuguese capital has been voted Best City Break Destination in Europe. This prestigious prize is awarded by the World Travel Awards ( WTA ) which is regarded by the Wall Street Journal as the " Oscars of the Travel Industry ".

Praça dos Restauradores, The obelisk and sculpture commemorates the 1640 restoration of Portugal's Independence from Spain.   Lisbon, Portugal

Praça dos Restauradores, The obelisk and sculpture commemorates the 1640 restoration of Portugal's Independence from Spain.

Old Town Square, Prague - Dating back to the 12th century, this Medieval square was inscribed to the UNESCO World Heritage List in 1992.

Pilsners in Prague

Old Town Square, Prague - Dating back to the century, this Medieval square was inscribed to the UNESCO World Heritage List in

The Luxor Obelisk, located in the Place de la Concorde in the 8th arrondissement of Paris was a gift from the Egyptian government to France in 1829.  Originally marking the entrance to the Luxor Temple in Egypt, it stands 75 feet tall and is covered in hieroglyphics depicting the reign of Pharaoh Ramses II.

View ont the Luxor Obelisk and the Eiffel Tower, Place de la Concorde, Paris VIII

Place de la Concorde, Rue Royale, Paris VIII

Place de la Concorde this afternoon, the obelisk shining brightly in the misty sunlight, and La Madeleine in the background at the end of the Rue Royale in Paris, France

Pinterest
Search