Tyne bridges at night, Newcastle

The Tyne at night from Newcastle side showing Gateshead Millennium Bridge, Tyne Bridge ans Swing Bridge. Newcastle is a city in Tyne and Wear, North East England. It is 166 km south of Edinburgh and 446 north of London. The city developed around the Roman settlement Pons Aelius and was named after the castle built in 1080 by Robert Curthouse, William the Conqueror’s eldest son. Thanks to Frida.

Tyne bridges at night, Newcastle

Tyne bridges at night, Newcastle [rev]

Views from Guernsey

The Bailiwick of Guernsey is a British Crown dependency. It is in the English Channel, off the coast of Normandy. 1. Noonday Gun, Castle Cornet 2. Castle Cornet 3. Castle Cornet Panorama. Thanks to Monica. I received this one in August 2013, sent from Saint Peter Port, the capital of Guernsey.

Views from Guernsey

The stamp was not cancelled. It is part of the 2013 EUROPA The Postman’s Van series. It has a value of .66 Guernsey pound.

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Giant’s Causeway, Northern Ireland

Giant’s Causeway, Northern Ireland

The Giant’s Causeway is an area of about 40 000 interlocking basalt columns, the result of an ancient volcanic eruption. It is located in County Antrim on the northeast coast of Northern Ireland. It was declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1986.

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Giant's Causeway, Northern Ireland