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Meteora Greece

Meteora , Greece

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The Metéora  is one of the largest and most important complexes of Eastern Orthodox monasteries in Greece and Kalampaka is the city under the rock towers of Meteora. The thing that makes Meteora so special is the monasteries on the top of the rock towers. The monasteries, the amound of peaks to climb and the paths for hiking...

Hsuehshan Tunnel Taiwan

Hsuehshan Tunnel, Taiwan

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Overview Location Taiwan Coordinates West Entrance: 24°56′18.96″N 121°42′54″E East Entrance: 24°50′52.08″N121°47′27.6″E Status Active Start Pinglin District, New Taipei City End Toucheng, Yilan County Operation Work begun July 1991 Opened June 16, 2006 Traffic Road tunnel Technical Length 12.941 km (8.041 mi) Number of lanes 4 Operating speed 60 to 90 km/h Overview The Hsuehshan Tunnel  or “Snow Mountain” tunnel, is...