St Louis Cathedral, Port Louis, Mauritius

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La Cure, is the place where the priests and other helpers of the church have their offices. In Port Louis, La Cure, is located right opposite the St Louis Cathedral. The building is colonial style and has been there for more or less 200 years, I don't have the exact dates and I don't think …

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Treasury of Al-Beidha, Little Petra, Jordan

Stories from the past: A visit to little Petra

Everybody has heard of Petra: the Rose City, capital of the Nabatean Kingdom, located in the southern part of Jordan. It is probably the most fabulous place to visit in the small Kingdom of Jordan. Well, not far from Petra, is another little trade post, also from the Nabatean period. It is called al-Beidha in Arabic, 'the …

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