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Zeenews: Quito: "Pepe the Missionary," a giant tortoise who rose to fame as one of the most photographed animals on Ecuador`s Galapagos Islands, has died at age 60, officials have said....
China Daily: Back in the summer of 1965, a group of self-styled anarchists whitewashed 50 bicycles and stationed them in the center of Amsterdam. "We wanted to save the city," said Luud Schimmelpennink, 79, who invented the "White Bicycle Plan" as a member of the...
noodls: (Source: Bundesliga - DFLDeutsche Fußball Liga GmbH) Bundesliga | 22.08.2014 12:40:41 Excitement is growing ahead of the 52nd Bundesliga campaign, prompting lots of reaction on social media (image from 2010) Mats Hummels (l.) is a real fan favourite among the...
The Dallas Morning News: QUITO, Ecuador — Not long after pulling out of the train station in the high-altitude Andean city of Quito, we passed a nearly life-size mural of a train painted on the concrete wall of a school. Attracted by the still-novel sound of a train slowly gathering...
noodls: (Source: ProductionAssociation Belorusneft) The Best in Ecuador 8/22/14 8:43 AM Belorusneft seismic exploration project in Ecuador recognized as the BestProject of 2014. The annual award ceremony was held in Quito (Ecuador) on August 20, 2014 by "Oil&Gas...
San Francisco Chronicle: Well-known hotel in Costa Rica for its secluded luxury, prime location, amazing views, superb service and intimate setting, ZephyrPalace's reputation is now acknowledged worldwide by being voted for 3rd consecutive year as the Top Hotel in Costa Rica...
noodls: (Source: IMF - International Monetary Fund) Press Release No. 14/393 August 20, 2014 On July 30, 2014, the ExecutiveBoard of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) concluded the Article IV consultation with Ecuador. Ecuador has made significant economic and...
Huffington Post: Every year, scores of adventurous men and women compete in one of the most grueling racing events, the SCOREBaja 1000. This year's 1,130-mile race -- the 47th Tecate SCORE Baja 1000 -- will take place November 12 through 16. It will start in Ensenada, Baja...