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Friday, April 20, 2012

Voodoo Fetish Market

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There is a traditional market in Lome called fetish market sells something unnatural like elephants' feet, heads of leopards, hands of chimpanzees, skull of a horse, dead birds, dry snakes sometimes human skull. The people believe those are the best medicines in the world that can cure everything even a patient not having a future in the best hospital around the world. Grind up and drink or swallow or rub on the skin, it will be cleared, they believe. Voodoo is a traditional practice in Togo. Here are some example images from Voodoo Fetish Markett.
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Saturday, March 31, 2012

Wall Of China

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The Great Wall of China is a series of stone and earthen fortifications in northern China, built originally to protect the northern borders of the Chinese Empire against intrusions by various nomadic groups. Several walls havebeen built since the 5th century BC that are referred to collectively as the Great Wall, which has been rebuilt and maintained from the 5th century BC through the 16th century.

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The Great Wall of China

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Friday, March 30, 2012

Torres Del Paine National Park

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Torres del Paine National Park is a national park encompassing mountains, glacier, lake, and river-rich areas in southern Chilean Patagonia. The Cordillera del Paine is the centerpiece of the park. It lies in a transition area between the Magellanic subpolar forests and the Patagonian Steppes. The park is located north of Puerto Natales and north of Punta Arenas. Bernardo O'Higgins National Park is its neighbour to the west, while Los Glaciares National Park is located to the north in Argentine territory.

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Torres del Paine National Park

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Thursday, March 29, 2012

Karstic Peaks Guilin

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Yangshuo is located in Yangshuo Town. Surrounded by karst peaks and bordered on one side by the Li River. It is easily accessible by bus or by boat from nearby Guilin. Over the years, it has become popular with foreign backpackers. Visitors to Yangshuo can swim in the Li River or the cleaner Yu Long (Dragon River), climb one of many nearby karst peaks, hire a bicycle for a cycling trip through the karst scenery, arrange a sightseeing trip on the Li River by bamboo raft or cruise boat, or visit a number of local cave systems, including a butterfly cave.

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Karstic Peaks Guilin

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