He led her to the window overlooking the street.
His house was built on a tree-covered knoll overlooking her farm, but part of Josh's land was visible from their porch.
She perked at the voice and strode to the landing overlooking the bottom floor.
Eden stood on top of the tavern overlooking the immortal city of the Grey God.
He later reported Cooms lived in a large estate house overlooking a lake.
He emerged from the shadow world in a luxurious penthouse suite in Paris overlooking the Arc de Triomphe.
Irritated, Sofia pulled open the curtains to his windows overlooking the bed.
Stop overlooking the resources you have at your disposal.
Overlooking the city from the N.
Speck's sector headquarters was abuzz with activity; the only private place to talk was the back porch overlooking a field of knee-high winter wheat facing a sun setting too early.
She stepped through and emerged on the landing overlooking the desert.
The kingdom perched on a cliff overlooking an ocean of velvet blue.
Xander stood near the railing overlooking the first floor, her phone in his hand.
Back to his condo, where the cat waited for him at the top of the stairs overlooking the front door.
It is largely due to the overlooking of this phase of the question that an American statistician has fallen into the error of stating that about 16s.
"I serve no one," Taran said as he crossed to the window overlooking the city.
Still more important is the church of Haghia Sophia, which occupies a conspicuous position overlooking the sea, about 2 m.
Extending along the front of the town is the boulevard de la Republique, a fine road built by Sir Morton Peto on a series of arches, with a frontage of 3700 ft., and bordered on one side by handsome buildings, whilst a wide promenade overlooking the harbour runs along the other.
Notre-Dame d'Afrique, a church built (1858-1872) in a mixture of the Roman and Byzantine styles, is conspicuously situated, overlooking the sea, on the shoulder of the Bu Zarea hills, m.
from Barmouth, is on a cliff overlooking the sea.
It occupies a slight eminence, crowned by the ruins of a Moorish castle, and overlooking the Guadiana.
Finally, he'd reached the top of a hill overlooking a small, familiar village that glowed with warmth.
He looked around and found a familiar dirt trail that led to a large rock overlooking the desert he'd sat on earlier to watch the sunset.
They passed through two more doors before exiting into a cold desert night on the side of a mountain, overlooking the activity at the elevator's entrance.
The next morning, Deidre found herself at the wall overlooking the red deserts of Hell.
Pushing himself away from the book that would reveal nothing he sought, he went to the small, square window overlooking the stone structure of the Sanctuary.
Unable to function from shock, he sat down on a rock overlooking the lake.
She spotted the place down the path, a point overlooking the valley.
She stood on a covered landing of a fortress made of black stones overlooking a parched desert beneath dual suns too faded to provide anything other than indirect light.
He sat at the window overlooking the street two dozen stories below.
She leaned against a wall, overlooking a stretch of rocky terrain punctuated with patches of yellow-green grass.
Long ago, before Sasha broke from the Council, he had stayed in a corner chamber overlooking the forest.
He opened a portal and crossed into the shadow world and then through a portal into a Japanese-style palatial estate overlooking Tokyo.
She didn't understand why until they reached the top, overlooking a deep canyon.
She turned away, crossed the road, and skirted the darkened helipad resting at the edge of a cliff overlooking an extensive valley.
He heard the shouts before they reached the helipad atop a cliff overlooking a valley.
Rhyn crossed his arms, irritated. Kiki trotted from the patio into the house perched on a hill overlooking Tokyo. He returned ten minutes later with a small briefcase, a jacket and a hard case for his iPad. Rhyn opened the portal, and the two strode through it, back to the massive tree where Rhyn had lost Toby in the cold, wet French Alps.
A tingle of alarm went through Rhyn, but his head was too heavy for him to process it. Instead, he focused hard on containing the power within him. When he felt he wouldn't explode, he looked around. Darkyn had claimed Kris's library and stood near a pane of windows overlooking the snowy Alps.
She opened the back door to a pleasant redwood deck overlooking a small, well-kept back yard.
He had no particular destination, but his meandering brought him to a hillside overlooking the new high school complex.
Noon found them back on the hill overlooking the old farmstead.
A small window overlooking the city was too small to squeeze through, and he saw no weapons.
Cursing, he went to the wall overlooking the meadow and spotted Vara atop his horse, awaiting his signal at the edge of the forest.
A railing lined the loft area overlooking the formal living area on the first floor.
Cat sat at the top of the stairs overlooking the main floor, as if to tell him where Jessi was.
She crossed to the railing of the loft area overlooking the formal living room with its two-story hearth.
To her surprise, he sat on the porch overlooking the beach.
When you think you don't, you're overlooking something.
Expensive cars lined the long drive to the mansion overlooking the hills.
She stood in the center of what looked like a ski lodge with one massive wall of windows overlooking the mountains.
The sea-front, overlooking the English Channel, stretches nearly 4 m.
The eastern façade overlooking the market-place was built in 1595-1628, in the Renaissance style, with three tiers of columns.
The northern face of the mountain, overlooking Table Bay, extends like a great wall some two miles in length, and rises precipitously to a height of over 3500 ft.
The view from the summit overlooking Table Bay is also one of much grandeur.
portion, overlooking the sea, which was the acropolis, is surrounded by fine walls of masonry of rectangular blocks of stone, which show traces of the reconstruction of 408 B.C. It is traversed by two main streets, running N.
Gorinchem possesses several interesting old houses, and overlooking the river are some fortified gateways of the 17th century.
high overlooking loughs Foyle and Swilly.
It lies near the border of Somersetshire, on the southern slope of a hill overlooking the river Yeo, in a fertile, well-wooded district.
Overlooking all smaller details, we may consider Asia to consist of a northern mass and a southern mass, too rigid to crumple, but not too strong to fracture, and an intermediate belt of softer rock which was capable of folding.
well-wooded site overlooking the flat lands bordering the Waveney.
of Kralyevo, stands high up among the south-western mountains, overlooking the Studenitsa, a tributary of the Ibar.
A so-called Roman camp, on an elevation overlooking the sea, is actually a modern beacon.
Here, overlooking the harbour, is the khedivial yacht club (built 1903) and the palace, also called Ras et-Tin, built by Mehemet Ali, a large but not otherwise noteworthy building.
Abandoned by almost all his adherents Benedict found refuge in the castle of Peniscola on an impregnable rock overlooking the Mediterranean, and remained intractable.
Bernadotte, we have seen, had marched to Dornburg, or rather to a point overlooking the ford across the Saale at the village of that name, and reached there in ample time to intervene, on either field.
The court-house and city hall are on the bluff overlooking Lake Erie.
the ranges overlooking the Mediterranean from Ceuta to Cape Bon; (2) the inner and more elevated ranges, which, starting from the Atlantic at Cape Ghir in Sias, run south of the coast ranges and are separated from them by high plateaus.
from the town, situated in the side of a hill, overlooking the Yarrangobilly river; they are seven in number and of remarkable beauty and extent.
1896), has been established on a slight elevation overlooking the river at the point below the rapids where steamers come to anchor, about one mile below Ahvaz.
The old Observatory is a quaint structure on Calton Hill, overlooking the district at the head of Leith Walk.
These works, and Forts Chaudanne and Bregille overlooking the Doubs at the bend, were constructed prior to 1870.
Government House, the residence of the governor-general, an excellent Tudor building erected in 1837, and several times enlarged, is delightfully situated in the Domain, overlooking Farm Cove.
The former is most picturesquely situated on the cliff overlooking the Pacific Ocean.
A fourth range also diverges from Giant's Castle and ramifies in various branches over a large tract "of country, one branch running by Pietermaritzburg to the Berea hills overlooking Durban.
With the support of the traders he founded a mission station on the hill overlooking the bay.
Middelburg (5085) is the largest town on the railway between Pretoria and Delagoa Bay; Barberton (2433), the centre of the De Kaap gold-fields, lies on the slopes of the Drakensberg overlooking the De Kaap valley.
Having been defeated at Laing's Nek, and suffered considerable loss in an engagement near Ingogo, Colley took a force to the top of Majuba, a mountain overlooking the Boer camp and the nek.
Traces of terraces on the southern headland can still be seen, and the sand-covered hills and slopes overlooking the bay contain extensive burial-grounds which were systematically explored in 1875 by Messrs W.
Diamantina is built partly on a steep hillside overlooking a small tributary of the Rio Jequitinhonha (where diamond-washing was once carried on), and partly on the level plain above.
In attempting to picture the site of London in its original condition, that is, before any building took place, it is necessary to consider (I) the condition of the Thames unconfined between made banks, (2) the slopes overlooking it, (3) the tributary streams which watered these slopes.
Well concealed in skilfully constructed entrenchments that were excavated on terrain overlooking the invader's lines, the Turkish contingents holding the different fronts could fairly calculate upon beating off any hostile attack unless their adversaries should be heavily reinforced.
They moreover enjoyed an even more marked superiority in respect to artillery, and this the Ottoman commander-in-chief hastened to turn to account; the heavier guns which had been sweeping the Anzac and Suvla areas for months past were promptly transferred to the high ground overlooking the extremity of the peninsula or to positions on the Asiatic side of the Straits from which the extremity of the peninsula could be effectively taken in flank.
Among the public buildings are several churches and hospitals (including the Jurujuba yellow-fever hospital and the Barreto isolation hospital), the government palace, a municipal theatre and a large Salesian college situated in the suburbs of Santa Rosa on an eminence overlooking the lower bay.
Telford's road, raised on the lower Berwyn range side and overlooking the Dee, opens up the picturesqueness of Corwen, historically interesting from the reminiscences of Wales's last struggle for independence under Owen Glendower.
Sabur near Taiz, where Botta describes it as forming an extensive forest and growing to a large size; it is also found in the range overlooking the W.
It contains a regular chain of volcanic peaks overlooking the coastregion of Tarapaca.
His body was placed in a temporary tomb in Riverside Drive, in New York City, overlooking the Hudson river.'
The Saalhof, built on the site of the palace erected by Louis the Pious in 822, overlooking the Main, has a chapel of the 12th century, the substructure dating from Carolingian times.
Two miles to the S.E., immediately on the Austrian frontier, romantically situated on a rock overlooking the Schwanensee, is the magnificent castle of Hohenschwangau, and a little to the north, on the site of an old castle, that of_Neuschwanstein, built by Louis II.
Corneto Tarquinia, q.v.), an ancient city of Etruria, Italy, situated on a hill overlooking' the S.W.
At Newtonbreda, overlooking the Lagan, was the palace of Con O'Neill, whose sept was exterminated by Deputy Mountjoy in the reign of Queen Elizabeth.
Unmindful of the experience of the 16th, he decided to execute an artillery surprise on a grand scale, and sent orders to his corps artillery to come into action on the long spur overlooking the French camps from the westward.
along the eastern slopes overlooking the Moselle valley, the latter having also a fortified bridge head at Ars-sur-Moselle.
The work, he says, is the "production of a decided partisan," who "rakes in the ashes of long-forgotten and a thousand times buried slanders, 1 Lord Brougham, overlooking the constitutional chapter in the Middle Ages, censured Hallam for making an arbitrary beginning at this point, and proposed to write a more complete history himself.
from Villers Plouich) and the spur overlooking Marcoing from the west.
The mass of Elgon can be seen from the northeast coast of Victoria Nyanza, from near the main Nile stream, from the heights overlooking Lake Rudolf and from the Kikuyu escarpment.
Sebenico is built on a hill overlooking the river Kerka, which here forms a broad basin, connected by a winding channel with the Adriatic Sea, 3 m.
Washington prepared to withstand the British behind fortifications on Harlem Heights, but discovering that Howe was attempting to outflank him by landing troops in the rear he retreated to the mainland, leaving only a garrison at Fort Washington, and established a line of fortified camps on the hills overlooking the Bronx river as far as White Plains.
From a broad plateau overlooking the lake the land slopes gradually westward to the river, again rising on the north, west and south to a height of 125 ft.
From Pegwell Bay south to a point near Deal the coast is flat, and the drained marshes or levels of the lower Stour extend to the west; but thence the coast rises again into chalk cliffs, the eastward termination of the North Downs, the famous white cliffs which form the nearest point of England to continental Europe, overlooking the Strait of Dover.
The principal cemeteries are Mount Pleasant, overlooking the Passaic in the northern part of the city, and Fairmount in the western part; about 1894 the remains of the early settlers were removed from the Old 1 The river channel before improvement had a navigable depth of 7 ft.
of the Mahi river, surrounded by an old disused rampart and adorned by various Hindu temples, with the battlements of the chief's palace overlooking it.
It is situated in a plain overlooking the Arc, about a mile from the right bank of the river.
Kuhna Shahr is a small fortified city on high ground overlooking the river Tuman.
Overlooking it are the finest residences, among them the governor's mansion.
The principal buildings are the palace of the prince of Reuss-Greiz, surrounded by a fine park, the old château on a rocky hill overlooking the town, the summer palace with a fine garden, the old town church dating from 1225 and possessing a beautiful tower, the town hall, the governmental buildings and statues of the emperor William I.
Overlooking the valley on the N.E.
The place is mainly celebrated for the beautiful Schloss which crowns a hill overlooking the Rhine valley, and is surrounded by vineyards yielding the famous Johannisberger wine.
Adrianople has five suburbs, of which Kiretchhane and Yilderim are on the left bank of the Maritza, and Kirjik stands on a hill overlooking the city.
Separating Franconia and Pemigewasset ranges is the romantic Franconia Notch, overlooking which from the upper cliffs of Profile Mountain is a remarkable human profile, The Great Stone Face, immortalized by Nathaniel Hawthorne; here, too, is the Franconia Flume, a narrow upright fissure, 60 ft.
He built a house on Odiorne's Point overlooking Little Harbor, and, although he removed to an island in Boston Harbor in 1626, he may have continued to superintend the business of the company .until the expiration of the five-year term.
inland (W.S.W.) from it, on the slope of Monte Caputo, overlooking the beautiful and very fertile valley called "La Conca d'oro" (the Golden Shell), famed for its orange, olive and almond trees, the produce of which is exported in large quantities.
The business portion of the city occupies the low ground of the river bottom; the residence portion is on the hillsides overlooking the harbour.
BARFLEUR, a small seaport of north-western France, overlooking the Bay of the Seine, in the department of Manche, 222 m.
overlooking the inner lowland in a well-defined slope dissected by many inland-flowing streams, and descending from its broad crest very gently seaward, thus giving ri~e to what has been called a belted coastal plain, in which the relief is arranged longitudinally and the upland member, with its very unsymmetrical slopes, has sometimes been called a cuesta.
high, overlooking the central denuded area of that state; and there, between the Brazos and Colorado rivers, occurs a series of isolated outliers capped by a limestone which underlies both the Llano on the west and the Grand Prairies cuesta on the east.
Adjacent to the city is Oakwood cemetery, overlooking the lake; and north-west of the city are the state fair grounds, with extensive exhibition halls and barns, where the annual fairs of the New York State Agricultural Society are held.
It has two facades, one overlooking the Place du Palais and the town, the other, more imposing, facing towards a fine park and the forest, which is chiefly of oak and beech and covers over 36,000 acres.
In 1740-1745 a fortification called Nuestra Senora de los Angeles was erected at the entrance; it is still standing, on a steep bluff overlooking the sea, and is one of the most picturesque of the old fortifications of the island.
high overlooking the Botafogo suburb and approachable only on the wooded N.W.
Besides these there are five private cemeteries, the one belonging to the British colony being on a hill overlooking the Gamboa shoreline.
The general ground-plan is a parallelogram, with irregular outlines, one side overlooking the Tweed; and the style is mainly the Scottish Baronial.
Among the other parks are Cazenovia Park, Humboldt Park, South Park on the Lake Shore, and "The Front" on a bluff overlooking the source of the Niagara river; in the last is Fort Porter (named in honour of Peter B.
Two such still remain hard by the ruins of the royal sanctuary of Edom, overlooking Petra, and are obelisks in form, 18 ft.
NORTH FORELAND and South, two chalk headlands on the Kent coast of England, overlooking the Strait of Dover, the North Foreland forming the eastern projection of the Isle of Thanet, and the South standing 3 m.
of Lynmouth, a fine projection of the highlands of Exmoor Forest, overlooking the Bristol Channel, and forming the most northerly point of the county.
Overlooking the town are the ruins of the medieval castle of Kalsmunt.
The Roman Catholic archiepiscopal theological college, beautifully situated on an eminence overlooking the Rhine, dates from 1892.
It was rebuilt in 1819 on an eminence overlooking one of the main entrances into the town, and is capable of accommodating loo resident pupils.
On the west of the city a pretty road planted with trees and grass plots leads from the Zoological Gardens (1857), on the north to the small park overlooking the river.
Sanquhar Castle, on a hill overlooking the Nith, once belonged to the Crichtons, ancestors of the marquess of Bute, but is now a ruin.
Angista), overlooking an extensive plain and at no great distance from the coast of the Aegean, on the highway between Neapolis (Kavalla) and Thessalonica.
The city faces upon a curve in the river bank forming what is called the Bay of Asuncion, and is built on a low sandy plain, rising to pretty hillsides overlooking the bay and the low, wooded country of the Chaco on the opposite shore.'
at an altitude of 3100 ft., on a low spur overlooking the valley of the Nam Yao.
The Gebi or royal enclosure completely covers a small hill overlooking the whole neighbourhood, while around it are the enclosures of the abuna and principal nobles, and the residences of the foreign ministers.
The parish church of St Symphorian, Forrabury, also stands high, overlooking the Atlantic from Willapark Point.
The city's charitable institutions consist of two general hospitals, each of which has a training school for nurses; a municipal hospital, an orphan asylum, a home for the friendless, two old folks' homes, and a bureau of charities; here, also, on a bluff, within a large enclosure and overlooking both lake and city, is the state soldiers' and sailors' home, and near by is a monument erected to the memory of General Anthony Wayne, who died here on the 15th of December 1796.
iii.), with a quaint frontispiece in which, from behind hills overlooking a fair landscape of town and country, there towered the body (above the waist) of a crowned giant, made up of tiny figures of human beings and bearing sword and crozier in the two hands.
It is beautifully situated on rising ground overlooking Sandown Bay and the English Channel, on the S.E.
On a hill overlooking the city is a beautiful school-house of native limestone, erected by the American military government as a model for the rest of the island.
Here also are to be found the churches, schools, theatres, asylums, and hospitals, academies of law and medicine, governor's palace, public library, and museum, and an interesting public garden on the edge of the bluff, overlooking the bay.
The wooded heights overlooking the Bergstrasse are studded with castles and medieval ruins, some of which are associated with some of the most memorable adventures of German tradition.
The principal buildings are the parish church, well-placed on a hill overlooking the pier, convalescent homes, Cottage and Victoria fever hospitals, and the town house.
Tombs of Mahommedan saints are also numerous, and are often placed on the summit of the cliffs overlooking the Nile.
Hermon in Syria, overlooking a deep amphitheatre from which a brook flows to the Hasbani.
Just below the town, on a height overlooking the Rhine, stands the Apollinaris church, built 1839-53 on the site of a chapel formerly dedicated to St Martin, and containing the relics of St Apollinaris.
edge of the hills overlooking the valley of the Sele.
of the city, overlooking the river, is the Michigan Soldiers' Home, with accommodation for 500.
JEREZ DE LOS CABALLEROS, a town of south-western Spain, in the province of Badajoz, picturesquely situated on two heights overlooking the river Ardila, a tributary of the Guadiana, 12 m.
Annonay is built on the hill overlooking the meeting of the deep gorges of the DeOme and the Cance, the waters of which supply power to the factories of the town.
overlooking the sea, has been laid out on a somewhat more spacious plan, with isolated dwellings and wide thoroughfares, some planted with trees.
It is situated on high ground overlooking the fertile Carse of Falkirk, i 1 m.
From the neighbourhood of Landi Kotal the boundary is carried to the Safed Koh overlooking the Afridi Tirah, and then, rounding off the cultivated portions of the Kurram valley below the Peiwar, it crosses the Kaitu and passes to the upper reaches of the Tochi.
The culminating peaks of the Koh-i-Baba overlooking the sources of the Hari Rud, the Helmund, the Kunduz and the Kabul very nearly reach 17,000 ft.
Overlooking the differences which separated the humanists from the eristics, and both of these from the rhetoricians, and taking no account of Socrates, whom they regarded as a philosopher, they forgot the services which Protagoras and Prodicus, Gorgias and Isocrates had rendered to education and to literature, and included the whole profession in an indiscriminate and contemptuous censure.
The surrounding scenery is famous for its richness of colour, especially in the grounds of Cary Court, and along "The Hobby," a road cut through the woods and overlooking the, sea.
On the face of the Western Ghats, and on the Khasi hills, overlooking the Bay of Bengal, where the mountains catch the masses of vapour as it rises off the sea, the rainfall is enormous.
On the 1st of January 1877 Queen Victoria was proclaimed empress of India at a durbar of great magnificence, held on the historic "Ridge" overlooking the Mogul capital Delhi.
On a hill overlooking Landshut is the castle of Trausnitz, called also Burg Landshut, formerly a stronghold of the dukes of Lower Bavaria, whose burial-place was at Seligenthal also near the town.
The brief notices of the classical writers inform us that Herculaneum' was a small city of Campania between Neapolis and Pompeii, that it was situated between two streams at the foot of Vesuvius on a hill overlooking the sea, and that its harbour was at all seasons safe.
In the first of these, which consists of one principal ridge with several lateral spurs, overlooking Port Louis, are the singular peak of the Pouce (2650 ft.), so called from its supposed resemblance to the human thumb; and the still loftier Pieter Botte (2685 ft.), a tall obelisk of bare rock, crowned with a globular mass of stone.
Instead of obeying he pitched his camp near the summit of a mountain overlooking Monterey, fortified his position, and raised the United States flag.
The older parts of the city, on the right bank of the river, are a maze of narrow and crooked streets, surrounded by ruined walls and a moat, and commanded by the ancient citadel, which stands on a height overlooking the plains of Noguera on the north and of Urgel on the south.
to Bay Ridge Park overlooking Upper New York Bay.
At the highest point of the ridge is a Gothic church with a fine gateway, and a modern tower overlooking the town.
Teias, who was proclaimed his successor, protracted for a few months a desperate resistance in the rocky peninsula of Castellamare, overlooking the bay of Naples.
At length want of provisions forced him into the plain, and there by the river Sarno, almost in sight of Pompeii, was fought (553) a battle which is generally named from the overlooking range of Mons Lactarius (Monte Lettere).
Varna is built on the hilly north shore of the bay, overlooking the estuary of the river Devna or Pravadi, which flows seaward through a magnificent valley surrounded by mountains.
6 There is everywhere a danger of misunderstanding isolated evidence, of wrongly classifying different motives, and of overlooking necessary links in the chain of argument.
This excessive rainfall is caused by the fact that Cherrapunji stands on the edge of the plateau overlooking the plains of Bengal, where it catches the full force of the monsoon as it rises from the sea.
The principal buildings are two mosques built in the 17th century; a modern fort overlooking the cantonments; the railway station, which is an important junction on the Oudh and Rohilkhand line; the palace of the nawab of Rampur, and the government college.
Among country palaces or mansions that of Gripsholm is notable, overlooking Lake Malar, the shores of which are specially rich in historic sites and remains In ecclesiastical architecture Sweden possesses the noble cathedrals of Lund, Upsala and Linkoping; while that of Skara, near the southern shore of Lake Vener, dates originally from 1150, and that of Strengn: s on Lake Molar was consecrated in 1291.
But when the Hats became the armourbearers of France in the north, a protector strong enough to counteract French influence became the cardinal exigency of their opponents, the younger Caps, who now flung themselves into the arms of Russia, overlooking the fact that even a pacific union with Russia was more to be feared than a martial alliance with France.
It is picturesquely situated on the side and at the foot of hills overlooking the lake; and Smith's Creek, by which it is traversed, supplies abundant water-power.
of Goletta, is La Marsa, a summer resort overlooking the sea.
the " snowy range " par excellence which is indicated by Nanga Parbat (overlooking the Indus), and passes in a south-east direction to the southern side of the Deosai plains.
Overlooking the plateau from the west are the snowclad peaks of Pomarape (20,505 ft.), Parinacota (20,918 ft.), Sajama (21,047), Huallatiri (21,654), Lirima (19,128), and the three volcanic peaks, Oyahua (19,226), San Pedro y Pablo (19,423) and Licancaur (19,685).
The fine Gothic bastion tower overlooking the harbour was built in 1532; the East gate not later than 1578.
Columbia is picturesquely situated on the level top of a bluff overlooking the Congaree, which falls about 36 ft.
The first floor overlooking the Schlossplatz is the Berlin residence of the emperor, and that square is embellished by a huge fountain (Neptuns-brunnen) by R.
It stands on the east slope of lofty bare mountains, overlooking a wide valley on the farther side of which flows the Zab.
A mausoleum was erected by national subscription, and in 1887 a statue, overlooking the Danube, was erected to his memory.
At this time a mission church was built on the heights overlooking the bay by Captain Allen Gardner, R.N., who named the hill Berea in gratitude for support received from the settlers, whom he found " L 'more noble than those of " Zululand - Dingaan having refused to allow the captain to start a mission among his people.
During his last two commands he was engaged first in overlooking the measures taken to meet a threatened invasion, and then in directing the movements of the numerous small squadrons and private ships employed on the coasts of Spain and Portugal, and in protecting trade.
The more attractive residential districts are on the plateau in the eastern portion of the district between the Allegheny and Monongahela rivers and on the hills overlooking the Allegheny river from the north.
Overlooking the Monongahela river is Schenley Park (about 422 acres), the first city park, of which about 400 acres were given to the city in 1890 by Mrs. Mary E.
to the north, overlooking the Allegheny river, is Highland Park (about 366 acres), which contains the city reservoirs and a picturesque lake.
Debra-Tabor ("Mount Tabor"), the chief royal residence during the reign of King John, occupies a strong strategic position overlooking the fertile plains east of Lake Tsana, at a height of about 8,620 ft.
The county-hall and town-hall, overlooking a broad market-place, are the principal public buildings.
It is picturesquely situated on the slopes overlooking the West Cleddau river, which is here crossed by two stone bridges.
The town is finely situated overlooking the Vienne and a small torrent, and has two interesting Romanesque churches, both restored in modern times.
coast, overlooking Spithead.
They included a new palace and a durbar hall, a bridge across the river and embankment, a pavilion and garden laid out around the site of Baber's tomb overlooking the Chardeh valley; and many other buildings of public utility connected with stud arrangements, the manufacture of small arms and ammunition, and the requirements of what may be termed a wholesale shop under European direction, besides hospitals, dispensaries, bazaars, &c. The new palace is within an entrenchment just outside the city.
But the arrangement of terraced gardens and the lightly constructed pavilion which graces the western slopes of the hills overlooking Chardeh are the most attractive of these innovations.
The Wa, who inhabit the hills immediately overlooking the Nam Ting valley, now make the route dangerous for traders.
The district is one of the most beautiful near London; the village of Chenies, overlooking the valley of the Chess, is especially picturesque.
St John (pop. about 10,000), the capital, situated on the north-west, is an exceedingly picturesque town, built on an eminence overlooking one of the most beautiful harbours in the West Indies.
Overlooking the river is the church of St Andre, which dates partly from the 12th century, and, till the Revolution, was a cathedral.
Three roads lead to Athens from the Boeotian frontier over the intervening mountain barrier - the easternmost over Parnes, from Delium and Oropus by Decelea, which was the usual route of the invading Lacedaemonians during the Peloponnesian War; the westernmost over Cithaeron, by the pass of Dryoscephalae, or the "Oakheads," leading from Thebes by Plataea to Eleusis, and so to Athens, which we hear of in connexion with the battle of Plataea, and with the escape of the Plataeans at the time of the siege of that city in the Peloponnesian War; the third, midway between the two, by the pass of Phyle, near the summit of which, on a rugged height overlooking the Athenian plain, is the fort occupied by Thrasybulus in the days of the Thirty Tyrants.
The mansion-house, which is the centre of interest, stands on a bluff overlooking the river.
The plateau of the Istrian Karst is prolonged in several of the bare and desolate mountain chains between the Save and the Adriatic, notably the Great and Little Kapella (or Kapela), which link together the Karst and the Dinaric Alps, culminating in Biela Lazica (5029 ft.); the Pljesevica or Plisevica Planina (5410 ft.), overlooking the valley of the river Una; and the Velebit Planina, which follows the westward curve of the coast, and rises above the sea in an abrupt wall, unbroken by any considerable bay or inlet.
Of the public buildings the city hall (erected 1868-1871), overlooking the Campus Martius, is in Renaissance style, in three storeys; the flagstaff from the top of the tower reaches a height of 200 ft.
The picturesque old town stands on a hill overlooking the Gloucestershire borders, the White Horse Vale and Lambourn Down in Berkshire, and the great chalk uplands of Marlborough; while the camps of Blunsdon, Ringsbury, Barbury and Badbury are all visible.
Westward from the Lower Tennessee river the surface of the East Gulf Coastal Plain rises rapidly to the summit of a broken cuesta or ridge and then descends gently and terminates abruptly in a bluff overlooking the Mississippi Flood Plain.
As the sun reached its zenith, they stopped to rest in a saddle of rock overlooking a sandy gully.
They rode up a long slope and topped out, overlooking a small fenced-in valley.
He lay under bushes on a hill overlooking the resort area of the clubhouse with another Guardian.
The Black God strode through the quiet buildings until he reached a long hallway overlooking a courtyard packed with hundreds of vamps and several bonfires.
Instead, she pushed open a door leading to a small balcony overlooking what would've been a large garden, prior to the vamps arrival.
cave on a sheer cliff overlooking the sea.
Each of the Council That Was Seven was represented, dutifully overlooking their father.s corpse.
He sat with his sisters and mother beneath a brilliant sky atop the small rise overlooking Anshan Palace with its white columns and myriad of windows.
His words were an echo of Death's assertion. They struck Kris bone-deep. Kiki's doubt was apparent for the second time that day. Kris watched Kiki pass him and disappear through the portal to the underworld. Kris stepped through, distracted from his dark thoughts by the new world. They stood on a small rise overlooking a jungle-like forest edged in the distance by an ocean of black water.
The log house was further on, and up a steep incline â€“ a sentinel overlooking the valley.
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Agios Georgios The tiny fishing harbor of agios Georgios The tiny fishing harbor of Agios Georgios with great fish restaurant overlooking the sea and just 5 minutes from Coral Bay.
In the summer months, residents can enjoy a cool drink on the roof terrace at the Tower Bar overlooking the busy airfield.
aperitif on the terrace overlooking the peaceful garden followed by great cuisine served in the delightful restaurant.
I thought nothing of it and sat back in my seat, overlooking the airport apron.
We went out onto a platform overlooking the arena directly.
My private office is in the central block, with a glass wall overlooking the atrium.
avenue of mature beech above and overlooking an area of wet meadow.
babe ruth grid a scene its perch overlooking.
It has its own furnished balcony overlooking the river, from which to sip wine and relax to the sound of lapping water.
Straight ahead is a bright room with a wrought iron balcony overlooking the front garden and the road.
Outside, overlooking the water, the large terrace is the venue for our delicious sizzling summer barbecues.
Also, five minutes walk away, with a garden overlooking the bay is Oxwich Bay Hotel, serving good food all day.
Each villa captures the best of Thai design - wooden floors, Siamese furnishings and a large terrace overlooking the beach or gardens.
Broken rocks then lead to a good grass ledge with nut belay overlooking the gully.
Terri's entry was a superb dragon overlooking a sphere which understandably encouraged fierce bidding, finally going for £ 110.
Sitting on a steep bluff, overlooking the River Gwendraeth, is more complete than many of its contemporaries.
sitting on a steep bluff, overlooking the river gwendraeth, is more complete than many of its contemporaries.
A raised boardwalk, through shady Pines, lead to hides overlooking a large lagoon.
There is now a newly opened brasserie open for lunches and evening meals (except Mondays) overlooking the golf course with superb views.
brasserie style restaurant overlooking the marina.
breathtaking panorama overlooking the Morar River estuary.
The Caravans The three modern caravans are set among spacious lawns, surrounded by trees and shrubs and overlooking the brook.
bungalow situated on the immediate seafront of St Ives Bay directly overlooking the beach.
Round the visit off with a delicious cake in the peaceful tearoom or garden overlooking the beautiful Conwy Valley.
Evening to be spent at a resort overlooking the canyon.
Located next to the castle, overlooking the cathedral and the Tyne and Millenium Bridges.
On either side of the door there were arched windows overlooking the churchyard.
Churchyard Whitford church occupies a large rectangular churchyard Whitford church occupies a large rectangular churchyard overlooking the Dee Estuary; the ground slopes naturally from west to east.
The old town is sited on an imposing 9th century citadel, built on top of a peninsula overlooking the Mediteranean Sea.
Near a grandfather clock to the south, French windows lead to a cool balcony overlooking the formal gardens.
Last but not least the 19th hole, a superb clubhouse with pro shop, restaurant and bar overlooking 18th hole.
The Zoo is set in 37 acres of woodland and beautiful gardens, overlooking the coastline and mountains of North Wales.
The problem only occurred with clef changes which are not coincident with bar lines: MOZART was overlooking them sometimes.
It stood on a slight hill, overlooking the confluence of two rivers, the Chelmer and the Can.
converted from two adjoining barns overlooking the old courtyard.
The hostel is located overlooking parkland in a highly cosmopolitan, trendy suburb of Edinburgh.
The private patio leads to a shared lawn, overlooking countryside.
Well oriented 3rd floor flat overlooking a lovely courtyard with southern exposure.
Mykonos: A holiday Villa with panoramic views. situated on a gently sloping hillside overlooking a serene cove with a secluded beach.
Diner: Overlooking the lavender garden the diner has farmhouse style furniture and a plentiful supply of simple white porcelain crockery.
decked veranda overlooking the gardens and the mountains beyond.
decked verandah on two sides of property overlooking garden, woodland and meadows.
It stood in a naturally defensive location on the shoulder of a steep slope overlooking a crossing point of the River Lune.
distillery on Islay was built in the village of the same name in 1779, overlooking Loch Indaal.
The oldest licensed distillery on Islay was built in the village of the same name in 1779, overlooking Loch Indaal.
The Hotel occupies a wonderfully elevated site overlooking St Ives Bay.
The Hotel faces due South, overlooking the esplanade, with a commanding view of the scenic Cardigan Bay coastline.
A nice off the beaten track walk overlooking the estuary above sleepy Salcombe.
etched into the glass of windows on our level 3 link bridge overlooking the panels.
Bedroom 2 has three cottage windows facing the rear of the house overlooking farmland.
The Oast is peacefully situated overlooking the farmyard at the end of a long private farm lane.
Some have balcony or terrace overlooking the fells or village.
Strome Castle, overlooking loch, blown up during 1603 clan feud.
This wedge shaped flat topped protuberance is 600 meters up a cliff face overlooking a fjord.
Pulborough, St Mary, like Wisborough Green's St. Peter, sits on high ground overlooking a flood plain of the River Arun.
fourteen acres of beautiful grounds, overlooking the historic spa town of Royal...
The Dining Area has the benefit of patio doors overlooking the rear garden, dining table with 4 chairs.
Continue on path, sometimes overlooking the gorge, to the viewing Tower.
The old 19th century granary overlooking the harbor is now the Crusoe hotel.
At the edge of Evergreen Cemetery overlooking a dusty suburb of Oakland in California is a small granite gravestone.
guano island The 460 refugees on board MV Tampa dreamed of an idyllic life overlooking Sydney Harbor.
The ceiling is coved with recessed halogen down lights and there is a window above the sink overlooking the rear patio and garden.
harbour4 star hotel is situated overlooking the harbor in the quiet town of Es Castell.
harbourMarina is situated in an enviable position on the River Dart overlooking its own private yacht harbor.
hardwood framed sealed unit french doors with full length panels to each side overlooking & giving access to the rear garden.
quality hardwood framed sealed unit french doors with full length panels to each side overlooking & giving access to the rear garden.
hide overlooking the Giant Petrel colony on the beach, we should have good views of these somewhat shy birds.
Overlooking a cascading stream, this 17thC watermill conversion nestles in a sheltered hollow at the foot of the magnificent Howgill Fells.
Best Western Ewington hotel Glasgow A Victorian townhouse hotel overlooking the tranquil and beautiful Queens Park, only minutes from Glasgow city center.
The bright galley kitchen seats up to 3 people at a pretty round table in the window overlooking Leith walk.
Visitors stay in a ranch in the rainforest overlooking a volcanic lagoon.
There are two golf courses both overlooking the lake.
Now we're having a late lunch on the patio of a country club, overlooking the lush green lawns of the golf course.
Dorset Square Hotel is a classic townhouse overlooking leafy Dorset square the former site of Lords Cricket Ground.
located overlooking the Forth Estuary and Crammond Island.
Adjacent to them is an RSPB hide overlooking a small loch.
Our hotels has a stunning loggia overlooking the golf course, perfect for afternoon tea.. .
These sunrise pictures below are of my car, overlooking the lough, at whitehead.
Eight bedrooms provide classic understated luxury with private balconies overlooking the lush gardens.
Tropical Kingbird We take a midday break at the Caroni Visitor Center, a great place for a picnic, overlooking the mangroves.
They have lived overlooking the marshes at Salthouse for over 25 years.
Of particular interest is the spacious master bedroom and the 20 foot third floor balcony overlooking this quiet mews.
nestling on a peaceful hillside overlooking the market town of Belper.
A cozy, detached character cottage nestling on a peaceful hillside overlooking the market town of Belper.
The fully fitted kitchen has breakfast nook overlooking pool.
What a spectacular setting overlooking the ocean on the windward side of the Island.
overlooking the harbor from the south.
overlooking the bay is Oxwich Bay Hotel, serving good food all day.
overlooking the rear garden, dining table with 4 chairs.
overlooking the lake.
overlooking a pretty courtyard.
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Teetering on the water's edge, overlooking the lagoon, this restored 14th-century, Gothic-style palazzo offers some seriously opulent surroundings.
Hotel Principe, Venice Housed in a 15th-century palazzo overlooking the Grand Canal, within walking distance of St. Mark's Square.
During the summer months, dinner is served on one of the terraces overlooking the ever-changing panorama.
From the windows diners enjoy the changing moods of the Scottish scenery with a breathtaking panorama overlooking the Morar River estuary.
The kitchen is fully equipped with window overlooking the patio to take full advantage of the views.
In addition, there is a furnished patio where food and drink can be enjoyed overlooking the golf course.
The farm courtyard is in a delightfully peaceful spot, overlooking rolling countryside.
perched on the hillside overlooking Airedale, you can see quite an expanse of open country.
The third floor provides the fifth bedroom with en-suite and balcony overlooking the piazza.
Sunny balcony overlooking the piste (no roads or cars!
The property comprises two double bedrooms, luxury bathroom, integrated kitchen and reception with a terrace overlooking the plaza.
Lounge with double sofa bed, TV, large patio window overlooking the pool.
Located on a quiet south facing terrace overlooking the promenade.
quadrangle building, four stories high facing west overlooking the River Dee and Welsh hills.
quaywnriver - the lee of the wall overlooking the old key at the Quarry.
Six conference suites overlooking the racecourse can seat from 10 to 450.
Overlooking the village are the ruined ramparts of the Castelo dos Mouros, a fort dating from the 8th Century.
recessed halogen down lights and there is a window above the sink overlooking the rear patio and garden.
Behind an impressive facade overlooking the recently rejuvenated shore area of the Port of Leith, is a unique hotel.
The original Winding Department was upstairs in the cottages overlooking the river.
All have large windows overlooking the riverfront or the landscaped hillside gardens behind.
Known babe ruth grid a scene its perch overlooking.
Stunning ocean views from the balcony overlooking the sea.
Victorian Kitchen at Brodie Castle Open Curling Hall, a large mansion overlooking the seafront at Largs, was built in 1812.
seafront restaurant overlooking the Mediterranean.
Act 8 Tonase and Konami resting under the shade of a large tree overlooking the seashore, and admiring the fine view of Fuji.
Commanding an elevated position overlooking the harbor and open sea views, this Edwardian semi detached house offers excellent family accommodation.
situated overlooking the River Trent.
On Thursday evening the Resort hosted the annual outdoor BBQ overlooking the golf courses in shirt sleeve weather.
Cuidad Rodrigo stands on a rocky spur overlooking the banks of the River Agueda.
Best room: number one overlooking the Georgian square.
steepened abruptly and the exposure overlooking Crowberry Gully increased dramatically.
Extensions Why not extend your holiday with 4 nights at the medium class Chateau Miramar hotel overlooking the straits of Florida.
FACILITIES infinity swimming pools are set overlooking the ocean, where, in winter, the whales arrive to mate and calve.
The dining Area has the benefit of patio doors overlooking the rear garden, dining table with 4 chairs.
Stopping at the hill overlooking the tarn we lay on the grass to admire the view - which was breathtaking to say the least.
We have the panoramic Spike Bar overlooking the 1st tee, the 9th hole and the 18th green.
Guests dined on soft shell crab and beef tenderloin followed by chocolate falling cake on the terrace overlooking the famous fountains.
terraced cottage overlooking the dunes, ideal for a quiet holiday.
towering above all others is the village of San Gimignano, which sits serenely on a hill overlooking the Elsa Valley.
tranquil of settings, overlooking the lido and the sand and shingle beach of Playa Taurito.
twin with balcony overlooking dining area.
understated luxury with private balconies overlooking the lush gardens.
The castle, originally built by the Normans on a spur, overlooking the river valley, stands proudly one mile upriver from Lostwithiel.
Lazonby Hall, the residence of General Peter Maclean, is situated opposite to Kirkoswald, overlooking the vale of the Eden.
All lodges have either a veranda or private patio overlooking the river or woodland.
victoria house within the Snowdonia National Park and situated in the foot hills of Cader Idris overlooking Cardigan Bay.
views from the balcony overlooking the sea.
This brand new luxury 4 bedroomed villa is set in a commanding position overlooking Kalkan, the sea and Taurus Mountains.
Most will also want to help drink the wine, on balconies overlooking the vineyard.
It is situated on a rocky hillside overlooking some waterfalls on the River Tywi about 12 miles north of Llandovery.
On warmer days, there is outdoor seating on the cobble-stoned quayside overlooking the waterfront, where summertime events include jazz on the key.
windmill restored in the early 1990s stands on a ridge overlooking the shore.
Sitting sipping wine on sunlit terraces overlooking field upon field of endless vineyards.
in circuit around the hills overlooking the harbour.
The most conspicuous building is the old ducal castle of Hohentubingen, built in1507-1535on a hill overlooking the town, and now containing the university library of 460,000 volumes, the observatory, the chemical laboratory, &c. Among the other chief buildings are the quaint old Stiftskirche (1469-1483), a Gothic building containing the tombs of the rulers of Wurttemberg, the new aula and numerous institutes of the university, all of which are modern, and the town-hall dating from 1435 and restored in 1872.
The eastern faÃ§ade overlooking the market-place was built in 1595-1628, in the Renaissance style, with three tiers of columns.
The ruin of the ancient moated castle of Codnor stands, overlooking the vale of the Erewash, on land which was once Codnor Park,, and is now the site of large ironworks.
The court-house and city hall are on the bluff overlooking Lake Erie; loon ft.
The principal buildings are the palace of the prince of Reuss-Greiz, surrounded by a fine park, the old chÃ¢teau on a rocky hill overlooking the town, the summer palace with a fine garden, the old town church dating from 1225 and possessing a beautiful tower, the town hall, the governmental buildings and statues of the emperor William I.
and 13,090 ft., and if the higher estimate be correct is the loftiest peak in Central America, the principal volcanoes are - Tajamulco or Tajumulco (13,517 ft.); Santa Maria (12,467 ft.), which was in eruption during 1902, after centuries of quiescence, in which its slopes had been overgrown by dense forests; Atitlan (11,719), overlooking the lake of that name; Acatenango (13,615), which shares the claim of Tacana to be the highest mountain of Central America; Fuego (i.e.
The southern and narrow part of the table-land, called the Edwards Plateau, is more dissected thanthe rest, and falls off to the south in a frayed-out fault scarp, as already mentioned, overlooking the coastal plain of the Rio Grande embayment.
The principal summits are Olympus overlooking the Gulf of Salonica; Musalla (9631) and Popova Shapka (8855), both in the Rhodope system; Liubotrn in the Shar Dagh (8989); Elin, in the Perin Planina (8794); Belmeken in southern Bulgaria (chain of Dospat, 8562); Smolika in the Pindus range (8445); Dormitor in northern Montenegro (8294); Kaimakchalan in central Macedonia (8255); and Kiona in Aetolia (8235).
The university of Kansas, situated on Mount Oread, overlooking the city, was first opened in 1866, and in1907-1908had a faculty of 105 and 2063 students, including 702 women (see Kansas).
Again, the eastern extremity of Parnes is joined by another line of hills, which, separating from Mount Oeta, skirts the Euboic Gulf, and, after entering Attica, throws up the lofty pyramid of Pentelicus, overlooking the plain of Marathon, and then sinks towards the sea at Sunium to rise once more in the outlying islands.
In plan the new infirmary was a quadrangle building, four stories high facing west overlooking the River Dee and Welsh hills.
Downriver - the lee of the wall overlooking the old key at the Quarry.
Setting up camp in the hills overlooking the town, they reminisce over their past.
For most of the season guests dine in the seafront restaurant overlooking the Mediterranean.
We are on a hill overlooking the city of Prague, with its romantic attractions shimmering in the distance.
The Riverside Hotel is pleasantly situated overlooking the River Trent.
As we approached the final pitches, the climbing steepened abruptly and the exposure overlooking Crowberry Gully increased dramatically.
Perhaps I am overlooking the swagger stick, which " accessory " was a debatable item of uniform for various services at various periods.
FACILITIES Infinity swimming pools are set overlooking the ocean, where, in winter, the whales arrive to mate and calve.
B reakfast is taken in the dining room overlooking the well tended garden.
Hayle Cottage - Victorian terraced cottage overlooking the dunes, ideal for a quiet holiday.
Literally towering above all others is the village of San Gimignano, which sits serenely on a hill overlooking the Elsa Valley.
Surrounded by the most tranquil of settings, overlooking the lido and the sand and shingle beach of Playa Taurito.
Is set in a wooded valley overlooking a turquoise ocean in South Cornwalls best kept secret.
Accommodation Two bedrooms: 1 x ground floor double, 1 x first floor twin with balcony overlooking dining area.
Gwelfor, is a lovely victoria House within the Snowdonia National Park and situated in the foot hills of Cader Idris overlooking Cardigan Bay.
I continue my walk past elegant townhouses overlooking piers that fade into warehouses long abandoned and reborn.
A windmill restored in the early 1990s stands on a ridge overlooking the shore.
Frozen tropical alcoholic drinks are perfect for sipping poolside or on a white sandy beach overlooking your favorite ocean, lake or river.
While interior design websites can be useful for this task, do not make the mistake of overlooking other sites.
Couples can choose to get married in the chapel, a gondola, or on the bridge overlooking the Grand Canal.
Couples often get caught up in the wedding cake design, overlooking the "wow" factor in getting a special recipe chocolate cake.
For example, consider having your wedding reception at an exclusive club downtown, in a room full of windows overlooking the city at sunset, or in a bed and breakfast reception center in a picturesque rural area.
The college campus occupies 80 acres overlooking St. Andrew Bay.
Instead of shoveling snow on Christmas, you could be sipping eggnog on the deck of your stateroom overlooking a cobalt blue sea.
You can choose from designs like Taking Someone for a Ride, Overlooking the Desert, Snail Garden, Hieroglyphics, Uncorrected Manuscript, and more.
They do say that shoes make the man, so don't make the mistake of overlooking your footwear in a business casual setting.
Overlooking the inappropriateness of the question and answer honestly is an option, but a more useful method is to answer the question's intent.
Overlooking the Galveston Bay, this 42-acre restaurant, hotel and amusement park destination is one of the main draws in the Houston, Texas, area, especially since the closing of Six Flags Astroworld in 2005.
Overlooking the Galveston Bay, Kemah Boardwalk is a 42-acre complex consisting of stores, hotels, amusement park rides, midway games and restaurants.
Guests can sit inside a modernized dining room or outside overlooking the Galveston Bay.
Go to the cliff overlooking a bottomless water pit next to the first Convenant shuttle drop (Phantom).
It's hard to imagine, perched on a hillside overlooking the smaller-than-expected Valley, that it's one of the best spots on earth for growing grapes and making wine.
Situated 65 miles southeast of Flagstaff, on the brink of the Mogollon Rim, Kehl Spring Campground offers spectacular scenery overlooking the Arizona landscape.
It stands on two-and-a-half acres of wooded property overlooking the school's Commons area.
After the show, dine nearby at the Cliff House overlooking the incredible park view, or discover one of the quaint restaurants in the adjoining neighborhoods.
You could also happen upon a chapel tour, a in-depth hospital tour, a cell door demonstration, a talk about the life of an Alcatraz guard, a tour of the catwalks overlooking the recreation yard and more.