The Swiss Alps are the portion of the Alps mountain range that lies within Switzerland. The highest summit in the Swiss Alps is Monte Rosa (4,634 metres) near the Swiss-Italian border. The highest mountain which lies entirely on Swiss territory is the Dom (4,545 metres). Other main summits can be found in the list of […]
Yearly Archives: 2012
Stonehenge is a prehistoric monument located in the English county of Wiltshire, about 3.2 km west of Amesbury and 13 km north of Salisbury. One of the most famous sites in the world, Stonehenge is composed of a circular setting of large standing stones set within earthworks. It is at the centre of the most […]
South Africa’s Jan Serfontein has been named the IRB Junior Player of the Year 2012 following a thrilling Junior World Championship final at Newlands against New Zealand, which saw his side crowned champions for the first time (www.irb.com). This is Jan in action last year against Grey PE.
Ta Prohm is the modern name of a temple at Angkor, Siem Reap Province, Cambodia, built in the Bayon style largely in the late 12th and early 13th centuries and originally called Rajavihara. Located approximately one kilometre east of Angkor Thom and on the southern edge of the East Baray, it was founded by the […]
For those who has been to Phuket the sounds of: "To-night – To-night" will jump to your mind imediately. In Phuket they advertise Thai boxing by driving up and down on Beach road with a van with the boxers on the back and playing a recording anouncing where and when the event will take place: […]