0 Likes

Rizal Park
Philippines

Manila Rizal Park- Luneta  with the Philippine flag marking the 0km point  for measuring the distances to Manila in the Philippines

Copyright: Willy Kaemena
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 5500x2750
Taken: 13/11/2004
Загружена: 18/01/2009
Обновлено: 03/02/2012
Просмотров:

...


Tags:
comments powered by Disqus

Willy Kaemena
Rizal Park 2009
Alex Dennis Bolado
Picture-picturan sa Luneta
Rommel Bundalian
Rizal Park
Fung Yu
Manila Rizal Park
Alex Dennis Bolado
Centennial Clock
Alex Dennis Bolado
Rizal Park
Alex Dennis Bolado
La Madre Filipina
Alex Dennis Bolado
Gomburza Marker
Alex Dennis Bolado
Train Ride sa Luneta
Alex Dennis Bolado
Chariot Ride at Rizal Park
Alex Dennis Bolado
Chinese Garden- Luneta
Jerry SMV Segador
San Agustin Church by JSMVS
Wolfgang Guelcker
Florence - Santa Croce (Transept)
Tom Baetsen
Tuin de Kloet punt
Richard Toman
Dolní oblast VÍTKOVICE - Ostrava
Flyprod.aerial - Franck Marchand Maillet
Barrage du Chevril à Tignes by Flyprod
Max Balyura
Trig point on Ai-Petri
Mikhail Muryy
Khabarovsk Eternal Flame
Leszek Cuper
Opolski Rynek
Thomas K Sharpless
Blossoms All around
Churbanov Yakov
My favorite vacation spot. Bar, billiards,bowling,
Flyprod.aerial - Franck Marchand Maillet
Val Thorens By Flyprod
Saša Stojanović
City of Belgrade
Konrad Łaszczyński
Budapest Párizsi Udvar - Paris Court Telephone
Willy Kaemena
Railjet First Class
Willy Kaemena
ICE1 Restaurant redesign
Willy Kaemena
Cap San Diego Engine Control
Willy Kaemena
Verde Canyon Railroad
Willy Kaemena
Bremen - Weser Weihnachtsmarkt - Schlachte
Willy Kaemena
Phra Mondop
Willy Kaemena
Newyearbremen2015 1 Mod
Willy Kaemena
Cap San Diego
Willy Kaemena
Langenstrasse
Willy Kaemena
ICE1 First Class original design
Willy Kaemena
Berlin Hbf 2012
Willy Kaemena
Merlion's Head
More About Philippines

The Philippines are an archipelago of more than seven thousand islands off the southeast coast of Asia. Only half of these islands have been named and roughly one thousand are inhabited. Look at how beautiful they are! People first arrived here from the mainland around 25,000 B.C. by crossing a land bridge which existed at the time.The name comes from Ferdinand Magellan of Portugal, who explored the Philippines in 1521. He claimed them in service of Spain, naming them after Prince Philip. Spain controlled the Philippines for the next 350 years until the Philippine Revolution of 1896.Here's a picture of Fort Santiago, where the national hero Jose Rizal was imprisoned prior to his execution. He was a poet and novelist who supported peaceful reform, rather than violent revolution, against the Spanish government.This is one of poems in which he describes the creation of the world, as a gift to his mother:"Say they that tell of the world, the first dawn of the sun, the first kiss that his bosom inflamed, when thousands of beings surged out of nothing, and peopled the depths, and to the heights mounted, to wherever his fecund kiss was implanted"Violent revolution broke out anyway and the Philippines changed hands from Spanish, to American, to Japanese control over the next fifty years. Following World War Two they finally became an independent republic.Back to the beautiful ocean! You can dream about the Cafe Del Mar resort next time you find your screen saver kicking in when you're still sitting at the desk staring blankly. There's a series of DJ mixes with this title but I don't know if it refers to the same place. I would not be surprised.Annnnd to really get you buying your plane tickets...the sunset over Borocay White Beach!Text by Steve Smith.