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    climate change’s effect impacts on the Great Barrier Reef where is one of the UNESCO world heritage sites. The Great Barrier Reef is located in Queensland, state of Australia. A concern raised by a group of environmentalists over a threat to the Great Barrier Reef is carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions that emit from burning of coal. The federation government environment minister, Mr. Greg Hunt approved a 16.5 billion dollars project to Indian company so called Adany mining company. According to Queensland premier and Adani mining company, claimed that the investment of coal mine would create 10,000 jobs for local residents and inject 22 billion dollars for…

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    Weekend Getaways Essay

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    Weekend getaways around Chennai 1.Mahabalipuram It is one of the World Heritage Site with ancient archaeological wonders, also known as “Mahabs”. This town has a rich history during Pallava’s century and served as a a bustling seaport.this place has been named the demon king Mahabali who was renowned for his generosity.One can capture the picturesque scenic surroundings of its historical monuments, sculptures , culture and tradition. The striking feature is the beautiful Shore Temple…

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    Hotel Albu Case Study

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    events during that time. Golf tournaments were also held in the club. There are 42 lavish rooms in the resort, each magnificently decorated with awe-inspiring architecture. Each room offers amenities like balcony/terrace, tea maker, mini bar, refrigerator, heating and more. Ironing facilities are also available in all the rooms. All the rooms have attached bathrooms. The club is set on 7 hectares of well-maintained land and is very close to Trevor’s Tank, Dilwara Jain Temples, Sunset point and…

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    Machu Picchu would be a great travel destination because of its historical interest. Machu Picchu is one of the world's great archaelogical wonders and one of the most beautiful mountainous areas. Also, is a great historical site because of the history on how it was found. Furthermore, Machu Picchu would be a great historical travel destination because it is one of the world's great archaeological wonders. The story,"The Stones of Machu Picchu", says,"Despite the mysteries…

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    Film Forum Strengths

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    STRENGHTS: Film Forum is the only autonomous nonprofit cinema in New York City and one of the few in the U.S. As a nonprofit, the operating income comes from a combination of earned income (ticket sales, concession, merchandise, gift cards) and funding from private and public sources. Film Forum is able to take significant risks in the programming. Film Forum’s programs are thoughtfully curated, with attention to unique cinematic qualities, historical importance individually or within a genre…

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    3. Tapkeshwar Temple Source: The Internet Tapkeshwar Temple is the holy and religious place and is located on the bank of Tons or Nandi River. Tapkeshwar Temple is the must visit place in Dehradun. The place is ranked as 7th to visit in Dehradun. Tapkeshwar Temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva. The image of Lord Shiva is naturally made by caves and the water drops continuously on the image of Lord Shiva. There is a Sulphur Water spring near the temple which is very famous. The temple is surrounded…

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    Rock Art Research Paper

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    to the eye, and many tourists are attracted to it for that purpose. However, much rock art is used for a specific purpose or was made during a specific period of time and means much more to the people that created it than an impressionist landscape painting used just for decoration would to a common layperson. Rock art has a higher purpose than just being pleasing to the eye, though in many cases it is aesthetically beautiful. It is essential to view rock art within the context of the culture…

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    instrument grounded on destination resources. Heritage is what is inherited from the historical and what is in use in the current period , therefore history is the past and heritage is the modern day use of the past for tourism and other purposes (Timothy,D,2011). Heritage could therefore be seen as…

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    Out of all those objects she wanted the quilts more because they were made by hand by her grandma Dee and by her great grandma Ezra. After moments of arguing about who the quilts really belonged to, mama Johnson decided that Maggie was her true representation of heritage, later wangero(Dee) left mad because she didn’t get to have the quilts and left without looking back and with a big smile Maggie and her mom stayed outside chewing on a dip of snuff. Dee, “angered by what looks like a…

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    Everyday Use

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    For example, we have many people; such as Dee in the short story that change with the environment and make differences in their lifestyle as well as in their characters. We can see it’s examples by seeing the name of Dee, who changed her name. secondly most peoples are thinking that heritage can be kept alive by keeping the origins safe in the boxes or putting them on the wall. In the short story, Dee was also telling her Mama that “she can keep the quilts save and will put it on the walls to…

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