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San Diego Zoo Live Cam, Elephants

by on Aug.31, 2016, under Cams, USA

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Watch live stream of the elephants in San Diego Zoo, USA.

San Diego Zoo is not in vain considered to be one of the biggest zoos in the world, because he has something to show guests. The zoo is quite large, it takes up 40 hectares. Be prepared to spend the hours of 6, if you want to bypass all the animals.

San Diego Zoo pioneered conceptually new organization open-air zoo without cages.

It is home to more than 3,700 animals of 650 species and subspecies of animals, as the park is rich and its fauna: you can admire the beautiful plants and flowers that are planted throughout the park, there is an opportunity to take a walk on a small Japanese garden, look at the fish, Sakura, and other attributes of the Japanese landscape.

Yes, a beautiful zoo, the famous and great, but it seemed to me that the ticket prices are somewhat high, but they also need to feed all the animals and pay salaries to employees.

Parking at the zoo is free, which is very pleasing, and very large, there are additional parking lots, in general, do not need to worry about where to park. After visiting the zoo, you can go to Balboa Park, which is a 3-minute walk away.

At the entrance to the zoo is a beautiful emblem of the park, which remained in the photographs of hundreds of thousands of tourists.

Zoo is located in Balboa Park, at Zoo Drive, 2920. It is the western half of the park.

Hours: daily from 9:00 to 21:00.

Admission: day ticket (includes guided tour by bus, express bus “Kangaroo” lift “Skayfari” and the show schedule) 48 USD for adults (12 years), 38 USD for children (from three years). Day ticket “plus” (all of the above plus a session in one of the 4D-theater) – 54 USD for adults USD 44 for children.

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Hollywood Live Cam Los Angeles, California, USA

by on Aug.30, 2016, under Cams, USA

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Watch live streaming webcams of “Hollywood” inscription is Los Angeles, California.

“Hollywood” inscription, you’ll be surprised is in Hollywood :) , on one of the hills in Griffith Park, the north-western outskirts of Los Angeles, California, USA.

This inscription is perhaps the most famous example of advertising signboards, which has become an object of cultural heritage. In 1923, Hollywood decided to advertise a new residential area and hung a sign Hollywoodland, then shortened to Hollywood and became a symbol of the American film industry.

Installing the inscription cost it customers, the publisher of “Los Angeles Times” Harry Chandler 21 thousand dollars. The word «Hollywoodland» night is illuminated by electric lights, the day the white letters were visible from the 40-kilometer distance. Advertising anticipated Hollywoodland and a half years, but the label remained in its place. In 1949, the inscription was repaired and removed the last 4 letters. By that time, Hollywood has turned into a symbol of Los Angeles and the entire entertainment industry. Care of the inscription has taken the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce.

In 1973 an inscription declared a national historic landmark. By the end of the 1970 inscription dilapidated, and in 1978 the letters had been dismantled. In the same year, a charitable foundation, headed by Hugh Hefner, founder of «Playboy» magazine, raised funds for the overhaul of the sights. The current inscription, composed of white letters of the 15-meter-high and 12-meter-wide, appeared in November 1978. In the manufacture of each letter it took 27,500 dollars. Since then, restoration work was carried out with the help of private donations.

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Burlington, Vermont Live Cam – Church Street Market Place

by on Jul.26, 2016, under Cams, USA

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Watch Church Street Market Place live cam located in Burlington, Vermont, USA.

Burlington is the largest city in the US state of Vermont, Chittenden County Center. It was founded in 1785. Located on the hillside between the shore of Lake Champlain and the Adirondack Mountains, 72 km south of the US-Canadian border and 151 km south of Montreal. To the east of Burlington stretched green mountains. Its population is 42301 inhabitants.

Burlington was named after the family of Berling, the first to master the surrounding land. Year of foundation settlement is considered to be 1763, but its active colonization began only ten years later, when there earned a shipyard and a sawmill. In the case of the British attack the city had a garrison. When broke the Anglo-American War of 1812-1814, he was carried out from Burlington British Navy shelling.

In the years 2006-2012 Mayor Bob Kiss was representing a strong Vermont Progressive Party is left-wing. On 6 March 2012 the mayor of the city is the representative of the US Democratic Party – Miro Weinberger. One of the richest and most influential families – Handy family

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