Grassy hilltop parks, Lafayette and Alta Plaza, in Pacific Heights, San Francisco, with benches provide sweeping views of the city and dramatic cloud formations.
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A City of Bridges – Pittsburgh
Affectionately known as the “City of Bridges,” Pittsburgh boasts 446 bridges – more than any other city in the world, including Venice, Italy. Long before the majestic bridges soared above the Three Rivers, Pittsburgh was a rugged terrain of deep valleys, creeks, and rivers, isolating many of the city’s residents.
Bridge Into Richmond
The Manchester Bridge (9th Street) in downtown Richmond, Virginia boasts some of the most spectacular views of any city anywhere, including of ruins, the beautiful James River, and unmatched urban wildlife.
View from the Top
Hyderabad city views from top of Golconda Fort …..
Raleigh Glowing at Night
We end our series of images from Raleigh, North Carolina with a panoramic view of the city glowing at blue hour.
Sculptures in Red
Sculptures displayed at Raleigh’s City Plaza add to the vibrant atmosphere
Slide to Digital – Benches in a Japanese Garden
Serenity in the gardens of the Imperial Palace with the busy city life of Tokyo, Japan outside, circa 1985
Panama City Under the Tree
Panama city is a modern skyscraper city with its prosperous business district and a city center full of live and cultural delights. The recent completion of the “cinta costera”, a project to beautify the Bay of Panama City and to provide its citizens will recreation areas has added to the attractiveness of this city for tourists.
Machu Picchu – The Remnants of a Civilization
Machu Picchu, located in Peru, is a 15th-century Inca site located 2,430 meters (7,970 ft.) above sea level. It is situated on a mountain ridge above the Sacred Valley which is 80 kilometers (50 mi) northwest of Cusco and through which the Urubamba River flows. Often referred to as the “Lost City of the Incas”, it is perhaps the most familiar icon of Inca civilization.