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Bruny Island is an island off the south-eastern coast of Tasmania, from which it is separated by the D’Entrecasteaux Channel; Tasmania, Dream Vacations, Vacation Spots, The Places Youll Go, Places To See, Beautiful World, Beautiful Places, Beautiful Scenery, Amazing Places

DAR – theCHIVE

Daily Afternoon Randomness - Find the best random memes, photos and gifs to perk up your day each afternoon! Browse our random funny memes to Keep Calm and Chive On!

Isthmus Cove, Two Harbors, camping, Catalina Island, California Snow Camping, Camping Photo, California Mountains, California Camping, Oh The Places You'll Go, Places To Travel, Places To Visit, By Any Means Necessary, Mountain Photography

Trans Catalina Trail

Postcard view of the town of Avalon at sunset. [/caption] Catalina Island is only a one hour ferry ride away from Los Angeles, but it's a world apart. Unlike the hectic, traffic-clogged city of millions, Avalon just oozes a relaxed vibe, kind of like the Californian equivalent of a... #california

FolkCostume&Embroidery: Sarafan-like costumes of Europe [Finland] Folk Clothing, Vintage Clothing, Viking Dress, Costumes Around The World, Folk Costume, Historical Costume, Traditional Dresses, Costume Design, Beautiful Outfits

Rekko costumes of the Karelian Isthmus and Ingria

Hello all, Today I am going to talk about a type of costume which was found in the southern and western parts of the Karelian Isthmus. The Finns call this type of costume 'Rekko', after the particular kind of embroidery done on the chemise. This embroidery is done on the front just under the collar and results in the opening being on the side, as you can see in this image above. Karelia is a contiguous region, but references to it are complicated, as it is divided into three parts…

Madison map documents life along Thong & Cape Man Runway (aka Willy Street) : Ct Boat Blinds, Madison Wisconsin, College Life, City Life, The Neighbourhood, Places To Go, In This Moment, My Love, Spaces

Cultural representations of Madison reinforce racial disparities

We all came to Madison for jobs at UW and found each other through our activism and volunteer work at WORT, Rainbow Bookstore Cooperative, Wisconsin Books to Prisoners and Groundwork. Just a little over a year ago, we started getting together to talk about the social landscape of our adopted town and to share our observations about the activism that grew out of the protests against Gov. Scott Walker.

Santa Catalina Stay by Shepard, Otis,Dorothy and Otis Shepard Avalon California, Santa Catalina Island, Two Harbors, Print Magazine, Vintage Travel Posters, Illustrators, Retro, Cards, Sea

who put the cat in catalina?

In 1919, chewing-gum entrepenuer William Wrigley, Jr. bought all the controlling shares in the Santa Catalina Island Company and became the largest shareholder of the island. He loved…

Panama: the Isthmus and the Canal Great Books, My Books, Book Cover Design, Golden Age, Great Artists, Panama, Philadelphia, Book Art, The Past

Panama: the Isthmus and the Canal

Forbes-Lindsay, C.H. Philadelphia: J.C. Winston. 1906.

The Darien scheme was an unsuccessful attempt by the Kingdom of Scotland to become a world trading nation by establishing a colony called "Caledonia" on the Isthmus of Panama on the Gulf of Darién in the late Isthmus Of Panama, Interactive Exhibition, Panama Canal, Cartography, Colonial, Scotland, Vintage World Maps, History, Rpg

random notes: geographer-at-large

“Geography, sir, is ruinous in its effects on the lower classes. Reading, writing, and arithmetic are comparatively safe, but geography invariably leads to revolution.” (1879 testimony before a Select Committee of the House of Commons, London, England, regarding expenditures of the London School Board)

Two sets of plastic Montessori trays, the top set with complementary Lake - Island, Gulf - Peninsula, and Strait - Isthmus forms; the lower set with complementary System of Lakes - Archipelago and Bay - Cape forms Montessori Trays, Shadow Images, Blue Food Coloring, Plastic Trays, Archipelago, Little Ones, Landing, Lakes, Island

Land & Water Form Trays - Set 1 & 2 | E&O Montessori

The whole set includes 10 plastic trays (20 x 20 x 4 cm) containing the following land and water forms: Lake - Island Gulf - Peninsula Strait - Isthmus System of Lakes - Archipelago Bay - Cape Add water with blue food colouring! Blue food colouring is not included with this product.

map art quilt by Leah Evans Map Quilt, Quilts, Craig Thompson, Make A Map, Human Ecology, Textiles, Map Art, Screen Shot, Textile Art

Leah Evans textiles

It seems I start each morning with an inspiration overload, as I lose an hour or two perusing image after image from artist after artist. Today was no exception. I love how the internet has made ar…

This is a natural rock formation on the island of Tasmania south of Australia. Gonna see this when we visit Australia.when we hit the lottery! Amazing Nature Photos, Amazing Pictures, Sunrise Landscape, Destinations, Strange Places, Natural Phenomena, Pavement, Natural Wonders, Geology

The Tessellated Pavements of Tasmania

The narrow isthmus connecting the Tasman Peninsula to mainland Tasmania (in Australia) is covered with beautiful and rugged terrain and seve...