Archive for April, 2006

Kamienna Góra - viewing point in Gdynia, Poland

Saturday, April 29th, 2006

Kamienna Góra Hill (54 meters above the sea level)

You can find here view of marina in Gdynia, Kościuszki Square and some other parts of Gdynia.

ORP Błyskawica - Grom-class destroyer, Gdynia, Poland

Thursday, April 27th, 2006

ORP Błyskawica was Grom-class destroyer serving in the Polish Navy during World War II, currently preserved as a museum … all » ship in Gdynia. It is the only ship of the Polish Navy awarded with the Virtuti Militari medal. She was the latter of two Grom-class destroyers, built for the Polish Navy by J. Samuel White, Cowes. The name means Lightning. The two Groms were some of the most heavily-armed destroyers on the seas before World War II.

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Mount Everest (Jomo Lungma), Nepal - videos

Wednesday, April 19th, 2006

Mount Everest is the highest mountain on Earth, meaning its summit is higher above sea level than that of any other mountain. Its summit ridge marks the border between Nepal and China. The summit of Mount Everest is rising at a rate of around 2.5 centimetres per year.

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