Monthly Archives: February 2012

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

The United Arab Emirates is known throughout the world as one of the richest, most well developed countries in west Asia.  Abu Dhabi itself is one of the world’s largest producers of oil, and with all that wealth, they know … Continue reading

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Petite-Île, Réunion

A tiny island off the eastern shores of Madagascar, Réunion is one of the 27 regions of France, and as such, part of the Eurozone.  You don’t really need to know that; I just like the word.  Anyway, much like … Continue reading

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Wagga Wagga, Australia

I’m going to level with you.  I was cruising around on google maps, looking at place names, and I thought this one was funny.  It made me think of some Fozzie Bear knock-off, “wagga wagga wagga!” so I zoomed in … Continue reading

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Bora Bora

Today, let us journey down south, all the way to French Polynesia and the island of Bora Bora.  Located west of Tahiti, it is an incredibly popular tourist destination, famous for its exotic resorts.  No joke, this is what all … Continue reading

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Iceland, six miles south of 63.962401,-20.355463

Here’s another one that’s out in the middle of nowhere.  I like these ones. While there may be roads in the middle of this image, there are certainly no cities that google maps thought were worth mentioning.  If we zoom … Continue reading

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