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Famous landmark: The White Cliffs of Dover, with a lighthouse on top, seen from the car ferry port.

The crumbling cliffs of Dover: Now France is even further away as thousands of tons of chalk crash into sea as winter takes its toll

Famous landmark: The White Cliffs of Dover, with a lighthouse on top, seen from the car ferry port.

Land's End (Cornish: Penn an Wlas or Pedn an Wlas) is a headland and holiday complex in western Cornwall, It is the most westerly point of mainland Cornwall and England, is within the Penwith peninsula and is about eight miles (13 km) west-southwest of Penzance at the starting and finishing point of the A30 road.   Land's End has a particular resonance because it is often used to suggest distance. Land's End to John o' Groats in Scotland is a distance of 838 miles (1,349 km) by road and this…

Land's End (Cornish: Penn an Wlas or Pedn an Wlas) is a headland and holiday complex in western Cornwall, It is the most westerly point of mainland Cornwall and England, is within the Penwith peninsula and is about eight miles (13 km) west-southwest of Penzance at the starting and finishing point of the A30 road. Land's End has a particular resonance because it is often used to suggest distance. Land's End to John o' Groats in Scotland is a distance of 838 miles (1,349 km) by road and this…

A mosaic depicting the Pharos of Alexandria, from Olbia, Libya c. 4th century AD.The Lighthouse of Alexandria, was a lofty tower built by the Ptolemaic Kingdom  280 - 247 BC. With a height variously estimated at 120 - 140 m, it was one of the tallest structures on Earth for many centuries. Badly damaged by three earthquakes between 956 and 1323, it then became an abandoned ruin. In 1994, French archeologists discovered some remains of the lighthouse on the floor of Alexandria’s Eastern…

A mosaic depicting the Pharos of Alexandria, from Olbia, Libya c. 4th century AD.The Lighthouse of Alexandria, was a lofty tower built by the Ptolemaic Kingdom 280 - 247 BC. With a height variously estimated at 120 - 140 m, it was one of the tallest structures on Earth for many centuries. Badly damaged by three earthquakes between 956 and 1323, it then became an abandoned ruin. In 1994, French archeologists discovered some remains of the lighthouse on the floor of Alexandria’s Eastern…

Elegance Creek- Kitsap County- The fall is divided in two by a jutting piece of basalt at the rim. The falls crash into a small splash pool in a small grotto, framed by fallen cedar trees and green rock walls.

Elegance Creek- Kitsap County- The fall is divided in two by a jutting piece of basalt at the rim. The falls crash into a small splash pool in a small grotto, framed by fallen cedar trees and green rock walls.

Plus-sized model Ashley Graham rocks tiny bikini in 'Sports Illustrated' swimsuit ad - Sports Illustrated/.

Plus-sized model Ashley Graham rocks tiny bikini in 'Sports Illustrated' swimsuit ad

Plus-sized model Ashley Graham rocks tiny bikini in 'Sports Illustrated' swimsuit ad - Sports Illustrated/.

Earlier this week the featured document from the U.S. National Archives was a drawing of the Matinicus Rock Lighthouse on the coast of Maine. The drawing is one of many in the Designs for Democracy series published by the National Archives.Designs for Democracyis an online exhibit created by theNational Archives and Records Administration. The exhibit features drawings sketches and pictures that demonstrate the creativity and ingenuity of Americans through history. The exhibit is divided…

Earlier this week the featured document from the U.S. National Archives was a drawing of the Matinicus Rock Lighthouse on the coast of Maine. The drawing is one of many in the Designs for Democracy series published by the National Archives.Designs for Democracyis an online exhibit created by theNational Archives and Records Administration. The exhibit features drawings sketches and pictures that demonstrate the creativity and ingenuity of Americans through history. The exhibit is divided…

A Great Image

A Great Image

White cliffs of Dover Uk #bbc1

White cliffs of Dover Uk #bbc1

Isla Mujeres - Cancun, MX--Cabin fever is really bad right now....all I can think of is turquoise water and sleeping on the beach!

Isla Mujeres - Cancun, MX--Cabin fever is really bad right now....all I can think of is turquoise water and sleeping on the beach!

I'm a sucker for gorgeous geology

I'm a sucker for gorgeous geology

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Description: WhiteCliffs of Dover.jpg

White Cliffs of Dover by jodie

White Cliffs of Dover by jodie

The white cliffs of Dover....

The white cliffs of Dover....

White cliffs of Dover - loved seeing them as the ferry floated away toward France on the English Channel.

White cliffs of Dover - loved seeing them as the ferry floated away toward France on the English Channel.

The white cliffs of Dover

The white cliffs of Dover

Cliffs of Dover

Cliffs of Dover