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Re: February 28, 2018: Ait-Ben-Haddou, Morocco

Travel Luver ·
Amazing! It looks like a movie set.
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Re: February 28, 2018: Ait-Ben-Haddou, Morocco

Professorabe ·
As I said, quite a few films were shot here. Wikipedia has a list: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/...t_A%C3%AFt_Benhaddou Ouarzazate is the centre of Morocco's film industry. We actually visited one of the studios - but Ait-Ben-Haddou is far more interesting.
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Re: Iceland's Secret Life as a Film Star (Really!)

DrFumblefinger ·
Anyone who has traveled to Iceland wouldn't be surprised by this. It's a country of amazing rugged beauty, just made for cinema. And with Icelandair, it's quite easy to do get there now both from North America and Europe. I suggest people look at some of the scenery in the Golden Circle and South Iceland to understand what I mean by this.
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March 9, 2018: The Commando Memorial (Spean Bridge), Scotland

Ian Cook ·
Ian Cook shares one of the United Kingdom's most beloved monuments, that dedicated to British Commando Forces. The monument offers panoramic views, including of Ben Nevis and Aonach Mòr.
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February 28, 2018: Ait-Ben-Haddou, Morocco

Professorabe ·
Professor Abe visits the picturesque town of Ait-Ben-Haddou, Morocco. It is a UNESCO World Heritage site and a very photogenic destination.
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Iceland's Secret Life as a Film Star (Really!)

Paul Heymont ·
The new Ben Stiller film, the Secret Life of Walter Mitty, has focused new attention on Iceland as a venue for film-making. It's a surprising country with a wide variety of scenery...but up to now it has mostly played "somewhere else" in the movies....
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Gumbo's Pic of the Day, Oct 3, 2013: Houses of Parliament and River Thames, London, England

DrFumblefinger ·
 One of the most iconic images of England is that of the Houses of Parliament (House of Lords and House of Commons), and its famous clock tower (Big Ben).  Situated in the heart of London, for centuries the site of British government and...
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Aug. 26, 2016: Ben Youssef Madrasa, Marrakech

seesaw ·
Almost hidden in the Medina, a striking display of geometric tilework and exquisitely carved details every where you look.
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Nov. 23, 2016: Big Ben - London

Samantha ·
Possibly the most famous clock tower in the world...but Samantha reminds us that it's actually the bell and not the clock and tower that is Big Ben!
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Big Ben to go silent next year

Travel Rob ·
Officials announce Big Ben will be silent for months during repairs next year.
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The Boss to play Rome's Circus Maximus (and Milan)

Paul Heymont ·
Bruce Springsteen—The Boss—has two concerts planned for Italy this summer, including one in the historic Circus Maximus.
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Re: Aug. 26, 2016: Ben Youssef Madrasa, Marrakech

Travel Rob ·
Really incredible!
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Re: March 9, 2018: The Commando Memorial (Spean Bridge), Scotland

DrFumblefinger ·
I enjoy interesting memorials. The setting of this one is amazing! Thanks for sharing this, Ian!
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Re: Nov. 23, 2016: Big Ben - London

Marilyn Jones ·
Perfect image of Big Ben!
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Re: Nov. 23, 2016: Big Ben - London

Samantha ·
Thank you Marilyn. We had a great time visiting
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Re: February 28, 2018: Ait-Ben-Haddou, Morocco

Sarah Marry ·
Great post about Morocco, one of the prettiest countries in North Africa!
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Re: February 28, 2018: Ait-Ben-Haddou, Morocco

Professorabe ·
Thanks a lot for your kind comment. You are right - Morocco is an interesting country with lots of fabulous sights.
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Re: Morocco: Ouarzazate and Ait Ben Haddou and Ait Youl

Marilyn Jones ·
Gorgeous photography!
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Morocco: Ouarzazate and Ait Ben Haddou and Ait Youl

Lestertheinvestor ·
Lester enjoys his drive through the high Atlas mountains, his encounter with the Berber people, and some of the lovely villages and scenery he encountered.
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