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The Grand Canyon, USA At 277 miles in length, 18 miles across at its widest, and a maximum 1,857 metres deep, this vast Arizona landmark is grand in nature as well as name. Around 40 sedimentary layers are visible in its steep cliffs, with the oldest basement rocks formed around two billion years ago. Hike the canyon’s Bright Angel Trail via a Google Street View Trek. One of the most popular long-distance routes in the national park (9.3 miles), it zigzags up from the Colorado River to the south rim. Like with other entries in the list, wider exploration is on offer with Google Earth view, which lets users zoom in and out and click into points of interest – the peaks of Wontons Throne or Angels Window, for example – for further information. Another VR project, AirPano, has high-definition 360-degree images for a bird’s eye view of the Red Rocks. … [Read more...] about 10 of the best virtual tours of the world’s natural wonders
On that side of the village the road, leading nowhere in particular, is quiet. Once or twice a day an air-conditioned coach appears at the narrow intersection like a vast, snub-nosed whale, venting great sighs from its hydraulic brakes, and clumsily manoeuvres itself into place outside the old school. From its side tourists are disgorged, people from Germany and Holland, people from Japan, come to unearth the Madonna from her obscurity here by the side of the road. The rest of the time the building stands brilliant white and silent in the sunshine while the curator sits on the front steps, reading the Corriere della Sera and smoking Marlboro Lights. He is a man with business interests, and has dogs that are reputed to be the most voracious truffle-hunters in the region. Often a woman is sitting on the steps in his place, keying messages on her mobile phone or talking over the little gardens to the lady who runs the cafe a few doors up. There are quite a few women prepared to keep an … [Read more...] about Immaculate conception
European press sympathy for Mrs May Court to rule on whether UK can halt Brexit Pound falls after Brexit statement Mixed Northern Ireland response to statement Speaking afterwards, Mr Tusk said that while there were some "positive elements" in Mrs May's proposals, EU leaders had agreed that "the suggested framework for economic co-operation will not work, not least because it is undermining the single market". … [Read more...] about Theresa May: EU must respect UK in Brexit talks
"They have continually brought forward previous things that had been rejected by the EU, so they went out and again showed that blatant disregard which they continually produce every time they go round the tables to discuss Brexit," Mrs O'Neill told the BBC. … [Read more...] about Brexit: Mixed NI party response to PM Salzburg comments