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  • Its beautiful stretch of sands is flanked by a promenade extending all the way to Joppa.

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  • The promenade pier was erected in 1881.

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  • There is a pleasant promenade, with other appointments of a watering-place.

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  • Julie never missed a ball, a promenade, or a play.

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  • The Public Walks forms a pleasant promenade parallel to the wall, and in the centre of it stands a picturesque octagonal Chapel of the Red Mount, exhibiting ornate Perpendicular work, and once frequented by pilgrims. The church of St Margaret, formerly the priory church, is a fine building with two towers at the west end, one of which was formerly surmounted by a spire, blown down in 1741.

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  • One of the most popular public resorts of the city is the Paseo, a beautiful drive and promenade extending along both banks of the Rio San Juan de Dios for 14 m.

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  • The promenade of Hamilton Terrace commands a fine view of the broad expanse of the Haven with its various towns and forts.

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  • To the south lies the fine promenade known as the Jardin Lecoq.

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  • When Fred saw the Deans, he waved, patted his disappointed promenade partners on the arm and came over to the vehicle.

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  • Above the cliff west of the old town is a broad promenade called the Lees, commanding a notable view of the channel and connected by lifts with the shore below.

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  • In1877-1884the old town walls were demolished, a promenade and gardens taking their place, and since then a new quarter has grown up on the south side with a fine open place called the Emperor Charles's Plain.

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  • On the Western Promenade there is a monument to Thomas Brackett Reed, who was a native and a resident of Portland.

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  • Here a sea wall, completed in 1905, provides a magnificent drive and promenade along the shore for a distance of about 3 m.

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  • The Den, or Dene, forms a promenade along the sea-front, with a small lighthouse and a pier.

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  • On a plateau above the river, the favourite promenade of the citizens, stands the Vladimir monument (1853) in bronze.

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  • There are four cables which carry a promenade, a roadway and an electric railway.

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  • 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.

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  • avenue divided by a favourite promenade, planted with lime trees, presents Berlin life in all its varying aspects.

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  • The last, laid out at a cost of £130,000, include a large conservatory, a fine enclosed promenade, a theatre and an aquarium.

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  • Along the east side of the peninsula runs the Praya Grande, or Great Quay, the chief promenade in Macao, on which stand the governor's palace, the administrative offices, the consulates and the leading commercial establishments.

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  • The streets are in general steep and narrow, but there is a handsome promenade in the upper town, laid out in the 18th century by the intendant Antoine Megret d'Etigny.

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  • These grounds are traversed by the broad Nya Alle, a favourite promenade, and beyond them lies the best residential quarter, the first houses facing Vasa Street, Vasa Park and Kungsport Avenue.

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  • It has long been a favourite promenade, and fills an important part in the social and political life of the city.

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  • Except on the south side all the streets debouch on the promenade, which forms a circle round the town on the site of the old ramparts.

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  • The city's park system includes the Western Promenade, on Bramhall Hill; the Eastern Promenade, on Munjoy Hill; Fort Allen Park, at the south extremity of the latter promenade; Fort Sumner, another small park farther west, on the same hill; Lincoln Park, containing 2 acres of beautiful grounds near the centre of the city; Deering's Oaks (made famous by Longfellow), the principal park (50 acres) on the peninsula, with many fine old trees, pleasant drives, and an artificial pond used for boating; and Monument Square and Boothby Square.

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  • Longfellow by the same sculptor; and where Congress Street crosses the Eastern Promenade, a monument to the first settlers, George Cleeve and Richard Tucker.

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  • The harbour of Cagliari (along the north side of which runs a promenade called the Via Romo) is a good one, and has a considerable trade, exporting chiefly lead, zinc and other minerals and salt, the total annual value of exports amounting to nearly 12 million sterling in value.

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  • The city is laid out regularly, with broad streets, a large central plaza and a public garden, or promenade, called the prado.

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  • The promenade along the shore is 2 m.

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  • thick, affording a safe promenade, which commands a splendid view.

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  • The river front has been converted into a fine promenade, commanding extensive views of the Taunus range of mountains, and the "Rheingau," the most favoured wine district of Germany.

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  • Along the river stretches a fine promenade sheltered by poplars.

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  • In the Karlsaue, a favourite public promenade lying just below the Schdne Aussicht, are the Orangerie and the marble baths.

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  • There is, however, a handsome esplanade between the town and the citadel, and a promenade by the seashore towards Castrades.

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  • The chief attraction of Wyk is the Sandwall, a promenade which is shaded by trees and skirts the beach.

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  • Along the inner face of this rock has been cut the Victoria Promenade, a long walk roofed with glass and used for concerts.

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  • The town possesses a pier and promenade, a theatre, assembly rooms, and numerous convalescent homes, including an establishment belonging to the Merchant Taylors' Company.

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  • A stone let into the promenade close by marks the spot where, on the 13th of July 1870, King William of Prussia had the famous interview with the French ambassador Count Benedetti which resulted in the war of 1870-1871.

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  • and the Parque de la India (these two names are now practically abandoned) to the Parque de Colon or Campo de Marte, is the Prado, 1 a wide and handsome promenade and drive, shaded with laurels and lined with fine houses and clubs.

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  • From the Parque de Colon the Calle (or Calzada) de la Reina - an ordinary business street, once a promenade and known as the Alameda de Isabel I I.

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  • The conquest of Maine, Touraine, Anjou and Poitou in 1204 and 1205 was little more than a military promenade, though the castles of Loches and Chinon held out for a year.

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  • The Cavendish Terrace forms a fine promenade, and the neighbourhood of the town is rich in objects of interest.

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  • The marine parade of West Cowes, and the public promenade called the Green, are close to the castle.

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  • In front lie the Villa Communale (first called Reale and subsequently Nazionale) public gardens, the chief promenade of the city, which were first laid out in 1780, and have been successively extended in 1807, in 1834, and again in recent years; and the whole edge of the bay from the Castel dell' Ovo to Mergellina is lined by a massive embankment and carriageway, the Via Caracciolo, constructed in 1875-1881.

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  • The streets are wide and well laid out, but some are very steep. Through the centre of the town runs a broad tree-lined promenade, the Cours Jerome-Bertagna, formerly the Cours National, in which are the principal buildings - theatre, banks, hotels.

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  • On the north side of the inner town and on the promenade are the handsome exchange with library, and the reformed church, a pleasing edifice in late Gothic.

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  • To the several faculties also belong various collegiate buildings, notably, to the legal, that of the Collegium beatae Virginis in the Petersstrasse, and -to the philosophical the Rothe Haus on the promenade facing the theatre.

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  • There are six main line railway stations, of which the Dresden and the Magdeburg lie side by side in the north-east corner of the promenade, the Thuringian and Berlin stations further away in the northern suburb; in the eastern is the Eilenburg station (for Breslau and the east) and in the south the Bavarian station.

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  • Well-planted grounds fringe the steep slope down to the North Bay, in which there is a promenade pier; the South Cliff is similarly adorned.

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  • above low water, and on the wall a promenade sheltered by a parapet.

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  • There is a pier, and the sea-wall extends for about a mile, forming a pleasant promenade.

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  • This last demand Benedetti submitted to the king in an informal meeting on the promenade at Ems, and the misleading reports of the conversation which were circulated were the immediate cause of the war which followed, for the Germans were led to believe that Benedetti had insulted the king, and the French that the king had insulted the ambassador.

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  • C'est en cela que la promenade urbaine retrace la chronologie d'évnements qui font appel la mémoire individuelle et collective.

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  • Tywyn Promenade Off the promenade are hard and grass tennis courts, putting green, crown bowling green and children's play area.

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  • Creating a pedestrian priority promenade along the length of the High Street by installing footway level crossings at side streets.

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  • There is plenty of outdoor deck space on the Artemis and the wrap around teak promenade deck is good for sunbathers.

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  • eatery 600 meter long beach is flanked by the seafront promenade, which due to its urbanized setting boasts many eateries & retail outlets.

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  • flanked by a promenade the beaches are all pretty deep & sun beds are available in most places.

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  • greenery of parks and gardens with a characteristic terraced promenade.

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  • At the southern end of the boulevard de la Republique is the square de la Republique, formerly the place Bresson, in which is the municipal theatre; at the other extremity of the boulevard is the place du Gouvernement, which is planted on three sides with a double row of plane trees and is the fashionable resort for evening promenade.

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  • The great seawall of Brighton continues along the front at Hove, forming a pleasant promenade.

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  • The city proper is almost entirely enclosed by the remains of a great granite wall (built in 1673, when the new city was established), on the top of which on the side facing the sea is Las Bovedas promenade.

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  • To the north of it are the modern citadel and the barracks, and beyond, a public promenade.

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  • The chief thing to see is the city wall, outside which runs a good and clean promenade.

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  • The Queen's Hall, Langham Place, is used for concerts, including a notable annual series of orchestral promenade concerts.

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  • On the promenade of the court there circulated in a long file ceaselessly during fashionable hours five or six hundred carriages, the servants in showy liveries.

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  • In 1489, after a stubborn defence lasting seven months, it was captured by the Spaniards under Isabella of Castile, whose cannon still adorn the Alameda or public promenade.

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  • Some of the navigable canals which connected the harbour with the interior of the city have been either modified or filled up. Several streets have been widened, and a road along the shore has been transformed into a fine and shady promenade.

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  • The public monuments of Dresden also include the Moritz Monument, a relief dedicated by the elector Augustus to his brother Maurice, a statue of Weber the composer by Rietschel, a bronze statue of Theodor Korner by Hahne', the Rietschel monument on the Briihl Terrace by Schilling, a bust of Gutzkow, and a statue of Bismarck on the promenade.

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  • It was used as a promenade, and as a place from which to view the festal processions as they passed towards the Altis.

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  • The town walls were destroyed in the beginning of the 19th century; the seaward portion has given place to the Corso Garibaldi, the principal promenade.

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  • The main street or axis of the old town is the Rambla, which has a fine promenade planted with plane-trees running down the middle, and contains the principal hotels and theatres of the city.

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  • At the seaward end of the Rambla is a large ancient structure, the Atarazanas or Arsenals, which was finished about 1243, and partly demolished in the 19th century to give a better view to the promenade.

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  • One of the four is inhabited by the king, the second and third by the crown prince and other members of the royal family, while the fourth is occupied by the coronation and state rooms. The Ameliegade crosses the plads and, with the Bredgade, terminates at the esplanade outside the citadel, prolonged in the pleasant promenade of Lange Linie skirting the Sound.

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  • There is a promenade along the harbour and a botanical garden.

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  • A fine promenade extends along the shore; there are a quay and a pier, a winter garden, and all the appointments of a seaside resort.

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  • Fragments of the monastic buildings remain, and west of the churchyard is the monks' park, known as the Seal, and now a promenade, commanding beautiful views.

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  • It has a pier, a pleasant promenade and drive along the shore, and other appointments of a seaside resort, but it is less wholly devoted to holiday visitors than Blackpool, which lies 8 m.

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  • long, which contains the most fashionable cafes and hotels, and is the favourite promenade.

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  • Besides its boulevards Amiens has the ample park or Promenade de la Hotoie to the west and several fine squares, notably the Place Longueville and the Place St Denis, in which stands the statue of the famous 17th-century scholar Charles Ducange.

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  • Portions of its ancient fortifications are still to be seen, but they have been for the most part replaced by a shady promenade which separates the town from its suburbs.

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  • The principal square is surrounded with pillared porticoes, and has a fountain in the centre; and along the river bank there runs a fine promenade, planted with poplar trees and adorned with statues.

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  • The most attractive feature of the town is the Promenade du Chatellier on the site of the old ramparts.

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  • The old fortifications are now laid out as a promenade encircling the town.

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  • The pier, built originally in 1812, but since then greatly extended, forms a delightful promenade half a mile in length.

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  • The site of the former fortifications is occupied by a promenade.

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  • East and north of the theatre royal, the Karl-den-Tolftes-Torg and Kungstradgard (royal garden.) form the most favoured winter promenade.

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  • This seaside village, with its "semicircular sweep of houses," grew into a considerable town owing to the influx of summer visitors, for whose entertainment there are, besides the "Albion" mentioned by Dickens, numerous hotels and boarding-houses, libraries, a bathing establishment and a fine promenade.

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  • It is traversed by the Leine canal, which separates the Altstadt from the Neustadt and from Masch, and is surrounded by ramparts, which are planted with lime-trees and form an agreeable promenade.

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  • Its chief embankment, the Nikolai boulevard, bordered with tall and handsome houses, forms a fine promenade.

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  • It contains several good streets, some of which are, however, very steep. A main street, named successively rue de la Lampe, St Nicolas and Grande rue, extends from the bridge across the Liane to the promenade by the side of the ramparts.

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  • It consists of the old, or inner city, surrounded by a wide and pleasant promenade laid out on the site of the old fortifications, and of the very much more extensive inner and outer suburbs.

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  • At the end of the Petersstrasse, in the south-west corner of the inner town and on the promenade, lay the Pleissenburg, or citadel, modelled, according to tradition, on that of Milan, and built early in the 13th century.

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  • lakefront promenade can become crowded in the summer months.

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  • lakeside promenade into the center of Riva.

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  • Limassol has a picturesque marina and seafront promenade, dominated by the 14th century Limassol castle, which houses the Cyprus medieval museum.

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  • mercery business at Brunswick House, 3 Promenade Villas, London, was purchased on favorable terms.

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  • The alternative plan would build up to the lower promenade only, enabling people to view the rebuilt pier in its entirety.

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  • Located on a quiet south facing terrace overlooking the promenade.

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  • The beach is flanked by a seafront promenade, & due to its urban location ha many access points.

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  • The beach is approximately one mile long with a palm-lined promenade behind it.

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  • Playa de Muro beach forms part of a wonderful 9 mile stretch of fine golden sand flanked by a pleasant tree-lined promenade.

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  • The Lynton House Hotel is a quality hotel, only 50 meters from the pier & sweeping promenade.

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  • A long and elegant promenade from one end of Riva to another makes a delightful evening stroll.

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  • Flanking the beach is a delightful seafront promenade lined with eateries & cafes.

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  • promenade on the rain stippled wind?

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  • promenade decks with her dozens of deck chairs.

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  • promenade pier to a pleasure pier had begun.

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  • promenade concert at the Royal Albert Hall, London.

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  • promenade theater.

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  • Savoy Palace A popular hotel set in a tranquil location, yet close to the lakeside promenade into the center of Riva.

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  • A walk along the waterfront promenade, the sun high in a cloudless sky, is a welcome change from Gray's Inn Road.

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  • The house is situated within easy walking distance of the city center via the picturesque riverside promenade... .

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  • Numerous restaurants, specializing in fish, which have sprung up along the seaside promenade.

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  • Cocoa beach holidays can make good use of an efficient beach trolley bus to explore the long attractive beach promenade.

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  • The Empire auditorium featured a famous promenade, where high-class prostitutes picked up their clients.

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  • riverfront promenade.

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  • riverside promenade, c.1913, looking east.

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  • seafront promenade, & due to its urban location ha many access points.

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  • rub shoulders with the jet-set on the promenade at Nice.

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  • soloist in many recitals and concertos, including a concerto performance at the Promenade concerts.

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  • spellbinding promenade performance through the historic streets of Oxford will bring the year to an end.

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  • A pleasant stroll can be had along the promenade which is also suitable for wheelchair users.

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  • stroll along the promenade, explore the shops or catch a matinee performance at the theater.

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  • View the early morning sunrise from your verandah or take the few steps to the waters edge for your moonlight promenade.

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  • Surrounding the Promenade is a huge grassy sward, part of which is laid out as gardens.

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  • trudgeg the promenade, in parties of fifty, the remnants of practically all the last regiments were wearily trudging along.

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  • Situated on the coast Wallasey offers a lovely beach and promenade leading to New Brighton's famous waterfront.

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  • waterfront promenade is another focal point of the town.

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  • A fine park more than 80 acres in extent lies to the south of the city, which is rich in open spaces and promenades, the latter including the botanical garden and the Promenade de l'Arquebuse, in which there is a black poplar famous for its size and age.

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  • To the south of this is the Anlage, a pleasant promenade flanked by handsome villas and gardens, leading directly to the centre of the place.

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  • The Dyson Memorial in August 2002 The riverside promenade, c.1913, looking east.

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  • Some vessels are plagued with overly loud music in acoustically-enhanced areas, and the lack of a wraparound promenade deck slightly limits passenger strolling.

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  • Ships that feature the central promenade (as opposed to a vertical atrium) also offer "parades" throughout the voyage, each one themed with different music, costumes, and performers.

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  • Several larger ships offer unique cabin selections with interior views of the Promenade.

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  • Floor-to-ceiling windows in many ships' gyms offer stunning views, or for a taste of sea air, walkers and joggers can utilize the wraparound teak Promenade deck.

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  • The ceremony will be conducted on the ship's promenade, and a reception based upon your specifications in the beautiful Victorian dining area.

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  • Of the 733 interior rooms, 172 of them enjoy a promenade view.

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  • The massive ship is home to 2,700 cabins, ranging from 1,600-square-foot luxury suites (as large as a small house) to lofts with floor-to-ceiling windows and dramatic views of the promenade or ocean.

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  • A wide array of shops is available along the promenade, and an amusement area includes a range of kiddie rides and the wild Windstorm carnival roller coaster.

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  • One of the easiest and most fun variations in the foxtrot is the promenade, where the dancers face each other and move their feet sideways (still in the same rhythm) with a sort of grapevine step in order to move in the same direction.

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  • Promenade: The foxtrot promenade follows the same rhythm as the forward and backwards basics, but this time you are not moving forward or backwards, but sideways.

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  • A bit of shine enhancing promenade can easily do the trick.

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  • You may also see this one listed as The Lytham Promenade Orchestra.

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  • The Malecon - This downtown promenade is elaborately decorated with public art from one end to the other.

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  • He owns and runs a bar called Quark's Place in the promenade of the space station.

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  • A variety of dining choices are available along the promenade ranging from seafood to bar food.

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  • Its naturally strong position was formerly fortified, and part of the walls, serving as a promenade, remain.

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  • The Waverley Market for vegetables and fruit presents a busy scene in the early morning, and is used for monster meetings and promenade and popular concerts.

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  • Public grounds are few, but on the outskirts of the city are a park and race-course, with the fashionable Marina promenade; while the Mardyke walk, on the west of the island, is pleasantly shaded by a fine avenue, and was the site of the International exhibition held in 1902.

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  • The cathedral urban square is quality urban space, accessible freely from Clyde St and from the riverfront promenade.

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  • A spellbinding promenade performance through the historic streets of Oxford will bring the year to an end.

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  • The Lido, another island in the lagoon, is Italy's most fashionable bathing resort, and some of its most famous hotels are found along the Lido Promenade (such as the Grand Hotel des Bains and the Grand Hotel Excelsior).

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  • The beach is beautiful, clean white sand with a wide promenade next to it for walking, running, biking or rollerblading.

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  • Rub shoulders with the jet-set on the promenade at Nice.

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  • He has broadcast as a soloist in many recitals and concertos, including a concerto performance at the Promenade concerts.

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  • Hundreds of onlookers lining the Promenade have stared open-mouthed at the eye-catching displays.

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  • Take a stroll along the promenade, explore the shops or catch a matinee performance at the theater.

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  • Along the promenade, in parties of fifty, the remnants of practically all the last regiments were wearily trudging along.

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  • Situated on the coast Wallasey offers a lovely beach and promenade leading to New Brighton 's famous waterfront.

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  • The waterfront promenade is another focal point of the town.

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  • In this connexion it may be remarked (and this is a point on which Funck-Brentano entirely misinterprets the allusion) that, even in his capacity as valet to Fouquet, Dauger was still regarded an as exceptional sort of prisoner; for in 1679 when Fouquet and Lauzun were afterwards allowed to walk freely all over the citadel, Louvois impresses on Saint-Mars that "le nomme Eustache" is never to be allowed to be in Fouquet's room when Lauzun or any other stranger, or anybody but Fouquet and the "ancien valet," La Riviere, is there, and that he is to stay in Fouquet's room when the latter goes out to walk in the citadel, and is only to go out walking with Fouquet and La Riviere when they promenade in the special part of the fortress previously set apart for them (Louvois's letter to SaintMars, Jan.

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  • A fine promenade, over a mile in length, connects Queenstown with Rushbrook, a favourite watering-place.

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