Plazza de Armas, Cusco, #Peru.  During the Inca Empire the square was called Huacaypata or Aucaypata.  The Cusco #Cathedral to the left of frame was constructed between 1559 and completed in 1669.  It is built on the site where the Inca Wiracochas Palace once stood.  The southeastern side (centre of frame) is the the church of La Compania also built in the 16th century on the Inca foundations of the Palace of Huayna Capac.  #travel #photography #southamerica

Plazza de Armas, Cusco, #Peru. During the Inca Empire the square was called Huacaypata or Aucaypata. The Cusco #Cathedral to the left of frame was constructed between 1559 and completed in 1669. It is built on the site where the Inca Wiracochas Palace once stood. The southeastern side (centre of frame) is the the church of La Compania also built in the 16th century on the Inca foundations of the Palace of Huayna Capac. #travel #photography #southamerica

San Francisco, California, USA. Founded on June 29, 1776, when colonists from Spain established Presidio of San Francisco at the Golden Gate and Mission San Francisco de Asís named for St. Francis of Assisi a few miles away.

Founded on June when colonists from Spain established Presidio of San Francisco at the Golden Gate and Mission San Francisco de Asís named for St. Francis of Assisi a few miles away.

Panoramic landscape of New York city as the sun sets for the day from Liberty Island in New York Harbor. Lower Manhattan, also known as Downtown Manhattan, is the southernmost part of the island of Manhattan, and where the city was founded in 1624.  New York, USA.

Panoramic landscape of New York city as the sun sets for the day from Liberty Island in New York Harbor. Lower Manhattan, also known as Downtown Manhattan, is the southernmost part of the island of Manhattan, and where the city was founded in

Panoramic landscape of New York city as the sun sets for the day from Liberty Island in New York Harbor. Lower Manhattan, also known as Downtown Manhattan, is the southernmost part of the island of Manhattan, and where the city was founded in 1624.

Panoramic landscape of New York city as the sun sets for the day from Liberty Island in New York Harbor. Lower Manhattan, also known as Downtown Manhattan, is the southernmost part of the island of Manhattan, and where the city was founded in

Dust storm covers the Burj Khalifa.  Built between 2004 and 2009 it is the tallest artificial structure in the world, standing at 829.8 m (2,722 ft). Dubai, UAE.

Dust storm covers the Burj Khalifa. Built between 2004 and 2009 it is the tallest artificial structure in the world, standing at m ft).

Train coming into Oslo Sentralstasjon, Oslo, Norway.

Train coming into Oslo Sentralstasjon, Oslo, Norway.

Dark clouds gather over the roof top of the Iglesia de San Francisco , La Paz, #Bolivia  #travelphotography #storm

Dark clouds gather over the roof top of the Iglesia de San Francisco , La Paz,

Aerial view of the New York and the Island of Manhattan with the Hudson river to the left. Over 1.6 million people call the Island of Manhattan home. You can see the statue of liberty in the foreground on Liberty island. New York, USA

Aerial view of the New York and the Island of Manhattan with the Hudson river to the left. Over million people call the Island of Manhattan home. You can see the statue of liberty in the foreground on Liberty island. New York, USA

Giant reflections glimmer in the Hudson river providing an extra dimension to the colossal nature of the architecture of Lower Manhattan. The site of the original colony of New Amsterdam, that eventually became New York City, Lower Manhattan is now most frequently associated with wall street and the financial district. New York City, USA.

Giant reflections glimmer in the Hudson river providing an extra dimension to the colossal nature of the architecture of Lower Manhattan. The site of the original colony of New Amsterdam, that eventually became New York City, Lower Manhattan is now most frequently associated with wall street and the financial district. New York City, USA.


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