Tuesday, April 16
The Château de Chenonceau is a French château near the small village of Chenonceaux, in the Loire Valley of France. The château was built on the site of an old mill on the River Cher and was designed by the French Renaissance architect Philibert de l’Orme.
Monday, April 15
This is the 43rd time that Mauritius signed an agreement to avoid double taxation. To the Minister of Finance, Xavier-Luc Duval, this agreement with the Principality of Monaco will increase the visibility of the island as a financial center in Europe.
Friday, April 12
A scheme co-management of Tromelin by France and Maurice had to be ratified, Thursday, April 11, the French National Assembly. French MEP Philippe Folliot protested and claimed that he is first subject to debate because it is part of "a piece of the French national territory."
Monday, April 08
Margaret Thatcher, the "Iron Lady" who transformed Britain and inspired conservatives around the world by radically rolling back the state during her 11 years in power, died on Monday following a stroke. She was 87.
Friday, April 05
The ship Adamantios Korais with the master cpt Isidore Hardy approaches the port of Kimolos while winds blowing in intensive 9 Beaufort.
Tuesday, April 02
Have you ever seen a horizon rainbow before? This fascinating phenomenon was recently captured by photographerBertrand Kulik in Paris, France. According to Robert Nemiroff and Jerry Bonnell of NASA’s Astronomy Picture of the Day(APOD):
Monday, March 25
Shaped over thousands of years by the crashing waves, Kannesteinen Rock is a beautiful, heart-shaped formation located in the village of Oppedal, Norway, approximately 10 km west of the centre of Måløy. While difficult to gauge the size in the particular photograph, the rock is about three feet high (0.9 meters) and wide enough for three or four people to stand on.
Wednesday, March 20
In this incredible photograph, we get a view of the beautiful Lake Bondhus in Norway. In the background you can see the Bondhus Glacier (Bondhusbreen) which is an offshoot of the large Folgefonna glacier, with a length of approximately 4km and a height of 1,100 meters.
Friday, March 01
Quelques 7318 propriétaires d’esclaves de Maurice avaient fait une demande en réclamation au gouvernement britannique lors de l’abolition de l’esclavage. Leurs noms figurent dans les travaux de l’University College London (UCL), publiés sur son site.
Wednesday, February 20
The Vasco da Gama Bridge is a cable-stayed bridge flanked by viaducts and rangeviews that spans the Tagus River in Parque das Nações in Lisbon, the capital of Portugal.