Sights Sentence Examples
I wouldn't be surprised if you were in his sights.'
Was she setting her sights too high?
You are spared the pain of many sights and sounds, which you are only too happy in escaping.
Detective Hunter pointed out the sights as they left the airport and drove toward the center city police headquarters.
Jenn didn't let herself remember the sights and sounds of that day.Advertisement
Tangent sights were not much trusted at first.
He drank in the sights and sounds of the bucolic world around him and for the first time in days felt relaxed.
Such were the sights in use with smooth-bore guns in the first half of the last century.
The great stock-yards of South St Joseph are sights of great interest.
The extremely high pressure under which oil is met with in wells drilled in some parts of the Russian oil fields is a matter of common knowledge, and a fountain or spouting well resulting therefrom is one of the " sights" of the country.Advertisement
Since the early days of rifled guns tangent sights have been improved in details, but the principles remain the same.
Howitzer sights are vertical and do not allow for drift; they are graduated in degrees only.
The angle between two objects, such as stars or the opposite limbs of the sun, was measured by directing an arm furnished with fine " sights " (in the sense of the " sights " of a rifle) first upon one of the objects and then upon the other (q.v.), or by employing an instrument having two arms, each furnished with a pair of sights, and directing one pair of sights upon one object and the second pair upon the other.
It is true that he looked upon general society as a waste of time and that he disliked poetry as "misrepresentation"; but he intensely enjoyed conversation, gave good dinners and delighted in music, in country sights and in making others happy.
A protracted controversy with Johann Hevelius, in which Hooke urged the advantages of telescopic over plain sights, brought him little but discredit.Advertisement
Aleppo shared, and to some extent headed, the Syrian discontent with Egyptian rule, and was strongly held by troops whose huge barracks are still one of the sights of the city.
Of his astronomical studies he left a proof in the "heliotropion," a cave at Syros which served to determine the annual turning-point of the sun, like the grotto of Posillipo (Posilipo, Posilippo) at Naples, and was one of the sights of the island.
Between bites, Martha regaled the few late rising guests that lingered around the dining room with stories of her adventure and the bus window sights she'd visited.
There were no sounds, no sights underground, no sensations aside from the scent of his own fear and the feeling of earth closing in around him.
The sentiment of Italian scenery and the love which the Italian peasant has for the familiar sights and sounds of his home found a voice which never can pass away.Advertisement
Guns without dispart sights cannot be layed at elevations below the clearance angle.
The introduction of rifling necessitated an improvement in sights and an important modification in them.
It was found that projectiles fired from a rifled gun deviated laterally from the line of Sights for fire owing to the axial spin of the projectile, and that if the r i fled spin were right-handed, as in the British service, the deviation was to the right.
Instruction in the use of sights was based on the principle of securing uniformity in laying; for this reason fine sighting was discountenanced and laying by full sight enjoined.
Shield sights were introduced for disappearing mountings to admit of continuous laying for line, and a disk engraved for yards of range duly corrected for height, and called an " elevation indicator," replaced the index plate and reader.Advertisement
Continuous laying and telescopic sights became possible.
In this sight both hind and fore sights are fixed on a rigid bar pivoted about the centre; the rear end is raised or depressed by a rack worked by a hand-wheel; ranges are read from the periphery of a drum; the fore-sight and leaf of the hind-sight are provided with small electric glow lamps for night firing.
Birds flitted from tree to tree, chirping at each other and battling over the best roosting sights.
This is called " quadrant elevation," and the proper inclination was given by means of the " gunner's quadrant," a quadrant and plumb bob, one leg being made long to rest in the bore, or by bringing lines scribed on the breech of the gun in line with a pointer on the carriage; these were called " quarter sights."
Except for some minor differences the tangent sights were the same for all natures of guns, and for all services, but the development of the modern sight has followed different lines according to the nature and use of the gun, and must be treated under separate heads.
With the exception of the addition of a pin-hole to the tangent sight and cross wires to the fore-sight, and of minor improvements, and Field of the introduction of French's crossbar sight and the artillery reciprocating sight, of which later, no great advance was sights.
Other advantages are those common to all telescopic sights.
Scott's sight, though no longer used with quick-firing guns, is the precursor of all modern sights.
French, called cross-bar sights, and were in the year 1908 still in use with British 6-in.
Fore-sights are made right and left; tangent sights are interchangeable, the graduations are cut on the horizontal edges above and below, so that the sight can be changed from right to left or vice versa by removing and reversing the bar.
Goniometric sights have recently been introduced into British siege artillery.
In coast defence artillery, owing to the fact that the guns are on fixed mountings at a constant height (except for rise and fall of tide) above the horizontal plane on which their targets move, and that consequently the angle of sight and quadrant elevation for every range can be calculated, developments in sights, in a measure, gave way to improved means of giving quadrant elevation.
A correction for level of tide was in many cases necessary, and was artmer Mountai Siege artillery sights.
There must be two sets of elevating gears, one which brings the axis of the gun and the sights together on to the target, thus finding the angle of sight and also pointing the axis of the gun at the target, and a second by which, independent of the sight which remains fixed, the elevation due to the range can be given to the gun and read by means of a pointer and dial marked in yards for range.
When the target is completely concealed it is necessary to lay the gun on an aiming point more or less out of the line of fire, or to lay on a " director " with a large amount of deflection, and to align aiming posts with the sights at zero to give the direction of the target, and afterwards perhaps to transfer the line of sight to some other distant object, all of which require a far greater scope of deflection than is afforded by the deflection leaf.
The collimateur which is used in many sights is a rectangular box closed at one end by a darkened glass with a i "?
Special sights were introduced to overcome the difficulties of dis appearing guns, large guns firing through small ports, &c. Such were \ the Moncrieff reflecting sights, and the " chase sights " for the 10-in.
In addition to these open sights the bar also carries a sighting telescope.
The principle of combined sight and range-finder had long been known, Automatic and was embodied in the so-called " Italian " sight, but, sights.
The rocking-bar consists of a carrier a fixed to the cradle, a rockingbar d pivoted to the carrier at e, a sight bar f carrying the sights and sighting telescope.
When the hand-wheel is thrown out of gear the sights can only be moved by means of the elevating gear of the gun.
In later patterns, the sight is automatic pure and simple, the lever is rigidly attached to the rocking-bar, and the range scale and gear for raising the sights dispensed with, much as shown in fig.
In the navy the conditions of an unstable platform rendered quadrant elevation of little use, and necessitated a special pattern of tangent sight to facilitate firing the moment the roll of the ship brought the sights on the target.
Night sights were introduced by Captain McEvoy in 1884.
In turrets or barbettes two sets of sights are provided, one for each gun.
Toothed gearing connected with the gun mountings actuates a rack attached to the standards carrying the sights, so that any movement of the gun mounting is communicated to the sights.
The sights themselves fit into sockets cut at the proper angle for drift, and are raised in their sockets the requisite amount for the range by means of a small hand-wheel; they are thus non-recoiling sights.
The layer has under his control the hand-wheel for setting the range on the sights, another hand-wheel for elevating the gun and the sights on to the Detachable target, and a third for traversing the turret.
To ensure the sights on each side reading together they are connected by rods.
With smooth-bore arms of short range, the soldier needed little more, in the way of sights, than the rough equivalent of the dispart of cannon, viz.
But some form of sight was almost invariably employed with rifled firearms, even of early date, and when about1780-1800the rifle came into use as a military weapon, sights were introduced with it.
But, as rifles improved and came into general use for all troops, sights became indispensable, and to-day as much care is Bachsight FIG.
Fine lateral adjustments are provided on the " short " Lee-Enfield, and on many other military sights of modern date.
In 1841 a travelling tutorship took him to the continent; and on his return a book appeared called Sights and Thoughts in Foreign Churches and among Foreign Peoples (London, 1842), with a dedication to his friend the poet Wordsworth.
She was able to display remarkable energy in visiting the sights of the city, and even went as far afield as San Gimignano; and her visit had a notable effect in strengthening the bonds of friendship between the United Kingdom and the Italian people.
Geneva is well supplied with charitable institutions, hospitals, &c. Among other remarkable sights of the city may be mentioned the great hydraulic establishment (built 1882-1899) of the Forces Motrices du Rhone (turbines), the singular monument set up to the memory of the late duke of Brunswick who left his fortune to the city in 1873, and the tie Jean-Jacques Rousseau now connected with the Pont des Bergues.
In the second part Peregrinus describes first an improved floating compass with fiducial line, a circle graduated with 90 degrees to each quadrant, and provided with movable sights for taking bearings.
He then describes a new compass with a needle thrust through a pivoted axis, placed in a box with transparent cover, cross index of brass or silver, divided circle, and an external "rule" or alhidade provided with a pair of sights.
Of seventy-five hits on the hulls of the ships only five can with certainty be ascribed to projectiles from rifled guns, and thirty were unquestionably due to the old smoothbores, which were not provided with sights.
Its base covers a large area, and its square top, rising far above the snow-line, is one of the sights of Quito.
Six months later, the indefatigable astronomer started for Danzig to set at rest a dispute of long standing between Hooke and Hevelius as to the respective merits of plain or telescopic sights; and towards the end of 1680 he proceeded on a continental tour.
The article Transit Circle describes one form of mounting in which the telescope is simply a refined substitute for the sights or pinules of the old astronomers.
Besides being one of the sights of Paris, to which visitors resort in order to enjoy the extensive view that can be had from its higher galleries on a clear day, the tower is used to some extent for scientific and semi-scientific purposes; thus meteorological observations are carried on.
Back, showing graduations, parallelogram for measuring heights; and other tables, together with the Rule with sights (A) held by a moveable pin (B), known as the Horse or Wedge.
Myra has three notable sights, its carved cliff-cemetery, its theatre, and its church of St Nicholas.
The enormous flour-mills of Minneapolis (22 in 1907) are perhaps the most interesting sights of the city.
The creek where the whippoorwills nested, the rolling hills of wild flowers, and the soothing sound of meadow larks - they were all the sights and sounds of a happy childhood.
Instead he played travel guide, pointing out various sights along the wayâ€”the occasional abandoned mine building, steep slopes, and the ghost town of Sneffles where Dean had experienced yet another adventure, this one before marrying Cynthia Byrne.
On the upper agora we use signposts the user can select to start a tour to the most important " sights " .
A circular plate ' made much like the backe parte of an Astrolabe ' with a pivoted alidade, the sights.
Air Raising A hot-air balloon moving peacefully across the sky is one of the iconic sights of an English summer.
At the start of the river season I had my sights set on catching my first double-figure barbel.
Finally black specs appear in my sights and I see three formations, possibly 18 twin-engined bombers.
One of the rarer sights on the Loch is the Black-throated diver.
If we do not develop equanimity there is likely to be aversion because of unpleasant sights and smells or difficult situations.
An optional full-day excursion to Salzburg takes in the popular Sound of Music sights.
Opening the curtains the next morning at 7 brought upon sights of a very frosty forest.
Companies should have their sights set on long-term business transformation rather than just using outsourcing as an operational tactic to achieve short-term monetary gain.
An action-packed sticker book crammed with spooky sights and ghastly glowing ghouls!
We set our sights on bringing quality non-prescription orthotics to skiers and we did, inventing the category of custom insoles along the way.
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One of the major tourist sights in Moscow, however, is a somewhat macabre reminder of communist Russia's heyday.
One of the sights on the night was Estelle ' Poured into ' a leather miniskirt - or was it sprayed on?
They also have their sights on running the New York Marathon next year to maintain funding momentum.
Golf, walking, beaches, historic sights and of course Edinburgh are all nearby.
At Eva's behest Diabolik next sets his sights on stealing a magnificent emerald necklace belonging to the British trade emissary's wife.
Along this road nature lovers will enjoy the sounds and sights of numerous birds in the many large trees, including nightingales.
A nice bathroom and sights port charges and boaters paddle along.
My sights were set and I continually pestered the manager until he gave me the opportunity to design a mural for them.
Nevertheless, I saw some beautiful sights; this is a particularly photogenic city, with bags of charm.
In the sky around the aircraft appeared little puffballs of smoke as the antiaircraft gunners on the warships brought their sights to bear.
Instead, the hunters are setting their sights on a magnificent red deer in one scene.
For the duration of the Artillery Strike, your designated target will appear on their Command Map and Mortar sights as a targeting reticule.
The sights and sounds of the world fill my senses and I revel in the sensation of the friendly breeze which strokes my skin.
He sets his sights on writing a successful screenplay, but writer's block strikes.
There are two sorts of rifle which I think are better off without telescope sights.
Seeing the sights of wanton slaughter, To another bloody tour across the water.
Stirling's management team will now set their sights on bringing in new players.
The holiday resort of Orlando offers people of every age a marvelous opportunity to enjoy the superb theme parks and sights of Central Florida.
Now that telescope sights are practically universal on sporting rifles, the proper design of iron sights has become an abandoned topic.
But her political ardour was short-lived; she cared little about forms of government, and, when the days of June dashed to the ground her hopes of social regeneration, she quitted once for all the field of politics and returned to her quiet country ways and her true vocation as an interpreter of nature, a spiritualizer of the commonest sights of earth and the homeliest household affections.
Minor improvements in tangent sights certainly were made, notably an automatic clamp, but quadrant elevation was mainly used, and in the case of guns equipped with position-finders (see Range-Finder) the guns could be layed for direction by means, of a graduated arc on the emplacement and a pointer on the mounting.
At the same time, on land, the new necessities imposed on field artillery by the growing use of covered positions led to the development of scissors-telescopes (see Rangefinders) and panorama-telescopic sights (see Sights), in which the optical system was arranged with the tube of the telescope vertical and the object-glass and eyepiece systems at right angles to the axis of the tube.
This led to his invention of the micrometer and his application of telescopic sights to astronomical instruments of precision (see Micrometer).
When I paused to lean on my hoe, these sounds and sights I heard and saw anywhere in the row, a part of the inexhaustible entertainment which the country offers.
They live under the care of volunteer puppy walkers who introduce the young pups to different sights, sounds and smells.
He sets his sights on writing a successful screenplay, but writer 's block strikes.
The picture window holds the promise of unforgettable sights.
Allow plenty of time to wander through the streets, as you are bound to see some unusual sights here.
What wondrous sights will be there for all to see?
Also, if you plan on making stops along the way to take in the sights, a reclining stroller gives your baby a place to sleep comfortably and gives your back a break from carrying the infant the entire time.
A good travel guide is essential to enjoying the best hotels, restaurants, sights and sounds of any place unfamiliar to you.
Rough Guide books cover not only the usual sights, but sights off the beaten path.
If you see the perfect patio set, you want to grab it before another eager shopper sets his or her sights on it.
Have you ever found yourself, on a warm summer evening, wishing that you could eat your meal outside among the sights and smells of nature at your own rustic outdoor wood dining table?
Have you set your sights on a cute baby dragon but don't know where you can adopt such a cuddly little creature?
This helps capture the sights, sounds and emotions you experienced on the trip.
A New Zealand heli ski vacation is a perfect choice for anyone who wants to combine a snow-skiing adventure with the chance to explore the sights of an international destination.
If you're making the kit for yourself, think about the sounds, smells and sights that make you feel the most relaxed.
Sights, sounds and even smells are enough to spark a memory of the living nightmare and cause anguish.
It's never too early to start thinking about college, especially if you want to go away to school or set your sights on a highly competitive college.
For adventure lovers less content with catching the rays and taking in the historical sights, there are plenty of options for exciting and adventurous honeymoon destinations.
Having the ceremony while flying above the sights can be wonderful experience for couples.
When first auditioning for Hannah Montana, Miley did not have her sights set on playing the lead role; she originally tried out for the role of Hannah's best friend Lilly Truscott, currently played by Emily Osmet.
Several other productions later, including a four part miniseries of Charles Dickens's Oliver Twist and several more stints on Australian television, Fisher set her sights on Hollywood.
Rather, many mini-fashionistas had their sights set on what Obama's daughters, 10-year-old Malia and seven-year-old Sasha, would be wearing as their father made history.
If you're writing about an experience that took place while you were volunteering in Mexico, describe the sights, sounds, colors, and smells that surrounded you.
Even though a cruise may be the most prominent part of the vacation, visitors should not neglect the many fascinating sights of Palm Springs before they leave to board their ship.
As you indulge in the intimate, pampered luxury of a cruise ship, you will also get to enjoy an incredible variety of sights, sounds and activities this diverse nation has to offer.
Trips include live music and historical entertainment, along with regional cuisine and spectacular sights along the river.
Nature lovers will marvel at the wondrous sights featured along the majestic waterway.
Take a Nile River cruise holiday and enjoy all the sights, sounds, attractions and marvels of Egypt.
During the eight day itinerary, you see sights similar to what you'd see on the Cruise West exscursion.
Alaska last minute cruises are your ticket to view some of America's most awe-inspiring sights, from glimmering glaciers and rich forests to towering mountains and exotic wildlife, at drastically reduced prices.
Choose the length and pricing that works best for your family and be ready to take in some of the sights, sounds, and flavors of the area.
The Nile is the longest river in the world and is home to some of the most awe-inspiring sights on the planet.
Make it a holiday to remember with a Christmas Panama Canal cruise featuring warm weather, amazing sights and a host of seasonal surprises.
Regardless of where you depart from, you can expect to see some of the most beautiful sights in the world on a Hawaiian cruise.
Passengers enjoy a variety of sights, sounds, foods and celebrations along the way.
This is another 12-day cruise tour, boasting rare sights of Rameses II and Nefertari, temples, pyramids, the Sphinx and more.
Each sailing is unique, providing guests with various ports of call to tour and interesting sights to see along the way.
On a trip like this, you will experience a range of excursions and onboard sights.
Castle ruins and smaller towns are popular sights in this region.
Orchards and vineyards are popular sights along this sailing.
Keep your dog leashed as you make a circuit of the area, allowing them to adjust to the presence of other dogs and the new sights, sounds, and smells that they may never have encountered before.
Loews - This chain offers a room service menu especially for pets and an in-house pet sitter to keep your dog company while you're out seeing the sights.
Allow your pet to explore the car interior while parked, so he becomes familiar with the sights and smells.
Puppies are exposed to a wide variety of sights, sounds and experiences in order to lessen their sensitivity level to common daily distractions they might encounter in their later lives as guide dogs.
We spend some time there to get used to the sights, sounds and the smells.
There are few finer sights than a bank of double Furze in full bloom, and this can be enjoyed in every garden.
Sun Rose (Helianthemum) - There are few more brilliant sights than masses of these when in full beauty, and they are of the easiest culture, dwarf, and bearing in great profusion flowers with fine diversity of color.
Shorts are perfectly fine as long as you wear appropriate underwear to spare your fellow gym patrons from unpleasant sights while you lie down in the leg press machine.
In truth, it can be difficult to track down the pair of jeans you have your sights set on, and it's made no easier by the fact that few web sites or brick and mortar stores cater exclusively to the Blass line.
Many of these folks have set their sights on the elderly.
Enjoy a leisurely stroll through a garden enjoying the beautiful sights and scents of the flowers at a local botanical garden, conservatory or other public garden.
Each episode features a journey full of wonderful sights, surprises and memorable moments.
For retired seniors who have flexible travel dates, seeing new sights can be as affordable as it is educational and entertaining!
The company eventually even manufactured the first telescopic gun sights for the U.S. Navy.
From this storybook beginning, Escada set its sights on becoming the leading fashion designer in luxury sportswear, and by 1980, they had achieved their goal goal.
It will also depend on the type of frames you have your sights set on.
This was a dark ride which featured scary sights and sounds that likely made you laugh more than scare you.
Orlando is home to many fun attractions, including elegant boutique shopping, outlet malls, museums, gourmet dining, and other worthwhile sights.
A newly remastered version of this song will accompany the ride that will "incorporate sights, sounds, smells and tactile techniques."
The resort is located next to the BoardWalk entertainment complex, where guests can enjoy the sights and sounds of carnivals from a bygone era.
Disney's photographers take about 200,000 photos of guests each day, and even more visitors take their own photos in front of the memorable sights at all of Disney's Florida theme parks.
This will take you virtually hang gliding over some of California's most famous sights, including the Golden Gate Bridge and orange groves.
By planning thoroughly and in advance, you can enjoy most, if not all of the attractions and sights that you really want to see.
Although the country is most associated with sights like Big Ben and Stonehenge, there are actually plenty of amusement parks in England you can add to your itinerary.
Kemah Boardwalk can also take in the sights at the area marina.
The sights and sounds are simple, but as is this game.
They want revenge and have their sights set on Earth.
A creepy alien race has been looking for a new home and they have their sights set on the Mushroom Kingdom.
You'll ride around peacefully enjoying the sights on your first day when you suddenly see two American fighter jets at low altitude using evasive maneuvers.
The sights and sounds of a real NHL game are totally in place with NHL 08 for the PS3.
The Romans have set their sights on this city as the grand conquest of their empire.
The reason they are useful is the combination of information and tips about individual wineries and also restaurants, hotels/inns, shopping, and other sights and activities in the Napa area.
With so many sights to see in Texas, touring all or part of the state by recreational vehicle can be a great option.
Climbing up to Skylight summit will reward you with some of the most spectacular views of New York's Mountains and city sights.
Compatible with S60 v.3 and S60 v.5 Nokia smartphones, this hunting game puts some big game in your sights, including bears and deer.
They can see and hear adequately, but they have difficulty distinguishing between different visual cues and auditory signals, and may have problems understanding spatial relationships and sequencing the sights and sounds they observe.
When infants are exposed to variations in the sights and sounds in their environment, some become aroused and demonstrate this arousal by moving their arms and legs and fretting or crying.
The hospital is a frightening place full of unfamiliar sights, sounds, and people, and the child's primary source of security and reassurance is a parent.
A big part of this is the internet, which in conjunction with the digital media revolution, makes it easier than ever for musicians and dancers to share the sights and sounds of their practice of this craft.
Having proven his ability on the stage in both music and movement, Hines set his sights on the silver screen, landing a role in the Mel Brooks movie History of the World, Pt. 1 in 1986.
Many times these positions require specific skills, education and experience, so the sooner you set your sights on reaching your career goal, the more places you'll have the opportunity to see.
If you set your sights too high you may be disappointed with the properties you are actually able to afford.
San Francisco walking tours are ideal for visitors to the city who don't want to be stuck on a bus all day, seeing the city's numerous attractions and sights through a pane of glass.
Many people who come to San Francisco don't want to be stuck on a bus all day, seeing the city's numerous attractions and sights through a window.
The variety of sights and smells will mesmerize your senses.
Many of the companies will also package their tours with visits to Muir Woods, Sonoma Plaza, Sausalito, Monterey and other sights of interest along the wine routes.
They also offer tours to other San Francisco and Northern California sights.
From classy shopping to classic sights you will find it here.
San Francisco guidebooks will recommend a litany sights to see.
In 90 minutes, you will float past sights and sounds even many native San Franciscans have yet to see.
If you are looking for other activity ideas for Golden Gate Park, your best bet is to ask a local or visit a travel site devoted to San Francisco sights and points of interest such as SFTravel.com.
Well, you may not turn into an Olympic swimmer overnight, but if you have your sights set firmly on winning that gold medal, a swim club is a very good place to start.
Fashion insiders and those who eat, sleep and breathe fashion - even if from a distance - spend a great deal of time soaking up the sights, sounds and vibrancy associated with fashion shows.
Dryads, fairies, nymphs and magicians are common sights.
Take your time and enjoy the sights and smells.
For a Paris theme, you could decorate a room at your place or hers, with the sights, sounds and smells of Paris.
Ohio provides a wealth of activities and sights to see.
You can talk about the sights you see and your favorite fall memories.
Many locals never see their own sights because they live there, use a first date as an opportunity to visit your own area.
In 1957 the first shopping center location opened, and today the stores are familiar sights in malls across the country.
So figure out what it is that you want, and set your sights on getting it.
As you can see, you're going to need to stay on your toes if you've set your sights on a Gemini romance.
If your sights are set on Aries, the last thing you want to do is chase him.
This model is filled with sights and sounds sure to thrill your little one into a magical and magnificent world of luxurious abundance.
They take their time testing doors, windows, faucets, floor boards and anything else that can produce similar sights or sounds that match the residents' claims of the paranormal.
Las Vegas coupons are a great way to stick to a budget while still taking in all the sights in this fabulous city.
Ricky sets his sights on Grace Bowman (Megan Park) the devout Christian cheerleader who plans to remain a virgin until her wedding night.
Ricky sets his sights on Grace, but her strong sense of self keeps her off Ricky's list of conquests.
She sets her sights on Manuel Fuentes Guerra.
At the top, you are treated to breathtaking sights of the entire island.
Stick with healthy foods and try to relax and sleep during the flight, so when you arrive you are ready to take on the sights, sounds, andflavors of your destination.
Spend your first few visits hitting the major sights of the city, then whittle down to the core, and see the lesser-known areas.
Visitors flock to the city each year to marvel at the sights and enjoy the cosmopolitan atmosphere.
Lively sites full of children's entertainment and activities are just as plentiful as quiet and relaxing sights.
For example, many families spend the entire day walking and seeing the sights.
The Skyline Hotel, two blocks away from the sights and sounds of Times Square, is one of the best New York City hotel selections for families.
Among Hong Kong's most famous sights are the Tian Tan Buddha on Lantau Island; the star ferry, which traverses Hong Kong harbor every seven minutes; and the horse racing at Happy Valley.
Whatever you decide to do, there are many spectacular sights to see on the Islands of Hawaii.
Be sure to ask for a daily itinerary, so that you can see exactly when you will have free time to explore sights on your own.
When it comes to stunning autumn views, it is hard to beat the sights found on the fairways of Michigan's golf courses.
The month-long trips crisscross several continents to see the planet's most incredible sights, including the dramatic Inca city of Machu Picchu, the mysterious Easter Island and Cambodia's temple city of Angkor Wat.
For the last 15 years, I have led trips almost every winter to some Caribbean destination where our group can do yoga classes, swim, walk, and experience the local sights and culture.
Having sensory issues and exhibiting unusual reactions to certain tastes, sights, textures and sounds.
She gave up on school at age 16, but a few years later set her sights on hairdressing.
Adding to the mystery of the series; however, the author has slipped some new sights to see within her story, mostly places visited through memories, and continues to show off her talents at perfected ambiance.
In the pilot episode, they run afoul of the Kazon, a race of bad-hair warrior types who steal technology and set their sights on owning Voyager.
Stepping outside the realms of the television series just a bit, Whedon's imagination explodes onto the big screen, bringing in a broad scope of sights for audiences to see.
While Rivendall and Dimrill Dell are easily accessed by road, some people prefer to hire a helicopter to see the sights.
The city offers a mix of historical sights, modern attractions, and a full plate of sports teams to keep any visitor busy.
This is where two other must-see sights are found.
If you can't interest the family in the sights, you're sure to succeed with a warm, delicious bowl of lobster or clam bisque at one of the many seaside restaurants.
To satisfy your appetite while seeing the sights, there are several great food options downtown.
Boulder is an excellent place to take in the sights, sounds, tastes and smells of a fresh, outdoor-oriented community.
While taking in the tourist sights, visitors and residents are sure to also love the numerous food options available to them.
The two women chatted amicably, as if they'd known one another for a lifetime, with Cynthia pointing out the sights with a running line of commentary.
The principal industry is the smelting and refining of lead, and the smelting works are among the most interesting sights of the city.
The line of metal does not come under the definition of sights given above.
The necessity for sights follows directly on investigation of the forces acting on a projectile during flight.
In practice, tangent sights were graduated graphically from large scale drawings.
Tilt of sights in field guns owing to the sinking of one wheel had long been recognized as a source of error, and allowed for by a rule-of-thumb correction, depending on the fact that the track of the wheels of British field artillery gun-carriages is 60", so that, for every inch one wheel is lower than the other, the whole system is turned through one degree - a_ hXl ?
The introduction of trunnionless guns recoiling axially through a fixed cradle enabled sights to be attached to the non-recoil parts of the mounting, so that the necessity of removing a delicate telescopic sight every round disappeared, and Q?'
As in mobile artillery, the introduction of trunnionless guns brought about a revolution in laying and sights.
When two legs of my level were on the shore and the third on the ice, and the sights were directed over the latter, a rise or fall of the ice of an almost infinitesimal amount made a difference of several feet on a tree across the pond.
These sights and sounds had no depressing or intimidating effect on him; on the contrary, they stimulated his energy and determination.
His first unconscious feeling of joyful animation produced by the sights and sounds of the battlefield was now replaced by another, especially since he had seen that soldier lying alone in the hayfield.
The dead vamp's memories were fresh in her mind, and she sought the sights he'd passed.
Visions slammed into her, each one as vivid as the next, the sights, smells, sounds.