Virginia Beach, VA: The original "Coastal View" cottage. This fabulous house has it all. Located on the north end of Sandpiper Road, you
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Beach Cottage Plans, Coastal Plans & Coastal Beach House Plans: This is my dream home love it soooo much!
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This stylish summer house is located on the Greek island Mykonos. It balances on a small hilltop with breathtaking views over the Aegean sea and the magical island of Delos. gives Villa Orpheus a fabulous impression on all who see it for the first time, the place is an oasis of luxury amidst the beautiful landscape.
Castle Howard. England. Although it looks like a castle, Howard is actually a stately home - a private residence of the Howard family that has resided in the complex for more than 300 years. The house, located in North Yorkshire, England, is one of the largest residences in Britain. Its construction commenced at the end of the 17th century and lasted around 15 years.
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Located in the heart of Marrakech’s medina, Serge Lutens’ house contains several sitting rooms like this one. Lutens designed virtually everything here, including the wall and ceiling carvings, the mosaics, the lamps and the pattern on the velvet banquettes. “You could call it an obsession,” says Lutens of the house, which has been under construction for the past 35 years.
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A view of the old Varvel one-room country school house, located a few miles north of Willow Springs Missouri
Where has this website been all my life!? You check off all the ingredients in your house and it gives you a list of recipes you can
Lima-based practice Longhi Architects has designed the Alvarez Beach House. Completed in 2010, this 6200 square foot, five story, contemporary beach house is located in Misterio Beach, 72 miles (117 kilometers) south of Lima, Peru.
Jeddah Light is an active lighthouse in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. With a height of approximately 436 feet (133 m) it has a credible claim to be the world's tallest lighthouse.It is located at the end of the outer pier on the north side of the entrance to Jeddah Seaport.
Egypt Egypt is one of the most mysterious and magical places on the planet. Located in North Africa, this country has more than 80
Christopher Rose Architects designed this stunning Blue Heron Pond Road residence on the north end of Kiawah Island, South Carolina
INTERIOR DESIGN i love
Hidden portrait in WDW's Haunted Mansion. "You may wonder where this mysterious picture is located. It’s actually right at the very end of the ballroom sequence: The wall on the far left of your doombuggy, where you turn to head into the Attic. You may be too busy watching the organist below you, but if you just turn to your left, this woman is staring at you the whole time, from the complete and utter blackness of the wall. Hope it gives
In this January 2012 photo provided by the Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center, a whale swims off the coast of Virginia. Whales by the dozen are wintering in the unseasonably warm waters off the resort city of Virginia Beach, Va., attracting a flotilla of recreational boats packed with sightseers and fishermen hoping to glimpse the big mammals gorging on tons of bait fish.
Bestseller Books Online Coastal Living Beach House Style: Designing Spaces That Bring the Beach to You Editors of Coastal Living Magazine
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USS Theodore Roosevelt passes the historic Fort Story lighthouse in Virginia Beach, Va. What a scenic view! CMFB
If you are coming to the Smokies, one of the BEST restaurants in Gatlinburg is the Best Italian. It is located at the end of the parkway
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love the coat.. This beautiful coat and all of its accessories are available at Isabella Boutique. This bohemian store is located in the heart of downtown Sunnyvale, and it has great pieces for everyone. It is owned by beautiful fashionista Rosimeire Osorio... Please check it out if you can.... Great Spring clothes in... Get it today..
Packing Guide for Cool Weather - this blog has so many travel & beauty tips for staying fabulous on the road
The Col. James Graham House is a historic log cabin located on West Virginia Route 3 in Lowell, West Virginia. It was built in 1770 as a home for Col. James Graham, the first settler of Lowell, and his family. It was later the site of an Indian attack on the Graham family in 1777. The house was added to the National Register of Historic Places on March 16, 1976. It is currently operating as a museum.
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Portsoy, Scotland One of the prettiest and most unspoiled villages on the Moray Firth Coast. It is a small holiday town (population 2000) about 50 miles north west of Aberdeen. Locals and visitors enjoy the benefits of a peaceful rural setting as well as the some of the best coastal views in Scotland. The climate in Portsoy is better than you would expect as well, the tail end of the Gulf Stream ensuring its usually mild rather than cold, and less than half the rain of the West Coast. To help you with an interesting walk around Portsoy the hotel have designed a walking treasure trail around the town. About 30 easy clues which will take you to all the best spots. Free drink for all the correct answers! (Bruce family)
Garlic Balsamic Vinaigrette: This dressing has a a lot of punch to it from all the garlic and the high vinegar to oil ratio. That punch is what everyone loves so much about it. - - Just be warned that if you bring this to a potluck, you will be bringing it until the end of time :) (blogged Sept 8, 2012)
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