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P9022579ac St Pol-de-Léon Chapel Notre-Dame du Kreisker (14th - 15 th)

St Pol-de-Léon Chapel Notre-Dame du Kreiske has a very high helfry (89m); As this majestic sanstuary has no transept it is a chapel (not a church with the traditional shape of a cross); France Bretagne Region Finistère Department St Pol-de-Léon Chapel Notre-Dame du Kreisker (14th - 15 th).

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P9022577ac St Pol-de-Léon Chapel Notre-Dame du Kreisker (14th - 15 th)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia: The Notre-Dame du Kreisker chapel (French: Chapelle Notre-Dame du Kreisker, Breton: Chapel Intron Varia Ar C’hreizkêr) is a former Roman Catholic chapel in Saint-Pol-de-Léon in Brittany; With its 78 meters rising up in the sky, the church tower of the "Chapelle du Kreisker" is the highest in Brittany; The word Kreisker means the downtown; Built in the 14th and 15th centuries on the site of an ancient place of worship, it’s one of the major works of Breton religious arc…

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Dol-de-Bretagne St Samson Cathedral

TO SEE ENLARGED FOR DETAILS!!! One of the 7 Founders Saints of Brittany cathedral which was part of the mediaeval pilgrim walk called Tro Breizh;TRO BREIZH means in Breton language "Tour of Brittany"; This consists since mediaeval times of a visit of each cathedral of the 7 Saint Founders ( shown nowadays at the recent Saints Valley of Carnoët in big granite statues); When done the pilgrimer obtains the pardon of all his faults! Some of these ancient dioceses have been attached to a newer one in accordanc…

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P6153191ac Pors Bugalez Deeply Red Daisies in the Rocks

France Bretagne Region (Brittany) Côtes -d'Armor Department Plougrescant Pors Bugalez.

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P6153190ac Plougrescant Pors Bugalez Flowered Rocks

France Bretagne Region (Brittany) Côtes -d'Armor Department Plougrescant Pors Bugalez.

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P6153184ac Plougrescant Pors Bugalez Flowered House and Rocks

This little road leads to Castel Meur classified site with the islet house between rocks (200m); France Bretagne Region (Brittany) Côtes -d'Armor Department Plougrescant Pors Bugalez 500 m from home.

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HuangshanImages China Fairytale Yellow Mountains

I have drawn the chinese calligraphy of Huang Shan or Yellow Mountain, a name given by people to honour their yellow emperor siecles ago; It is a fantastic natural site where sharp and very abrupt peaks covered of lovely pines are vanishing in a permanent sea of clouds, source of inspiration for many Chinese artists composing from nature the so exquisite Chinese stamps with black ink; China Anhui Province Huangshan Geopark Unesco World Heritage.

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Huangshan Mobile Phone Rock

Huang Shan or Yellow Mountain, named to honour an ancient emperor called yellow emperor, is a group of vertiginous peaks appearing and disappearing in a frequent sea of turning clouds; Here is the curious Mobile Phone Stone (手机石) among pines; A piercing sun has been easily added for fun as if this flying stone was showing it in the mist! China Anhui Province Huangshan NP UNESCO World Heritage.

Some Spectacular Trees We Saw in North America and Africa

I showcase here some of the spectacular trees of different species we saw during our trips in USA, Mexico and Africa including Madagascar; Trees from other continents are not shown as the Cambodian trees eating temples in Angkor neither trees manipulated by human to get an insolite shape; it is another subject! All superlatives can be applied as world's biggest, largest, widest, tallest, oldest, strangest in each specie! The best way should be to make a dedicated album to trees only; Here I just show some…
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