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Last updated on 17 Oct 2008 01:00:06
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One of the bits of folk history underlying the Rogers Park district of Chicago is the Cabbage Head War.
Pecherska Lavra, Kiev's celebrated cave monastery, dates to the 11th century and still contains the mummified remains of monks.
The local civil servants in Macau are only allowed to enter the territory's casinos on the first three days of the Chinese new year.
Bird Rock (Craig yr Aderyn), near Tywyn is the only site in Europe where cormorants nest inland.
Goa, the former Portuguese colony on the west coast of India, has nearly a dozen discos, eight prominent art galleries, and nine museums.
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Mt. Angel recently built the largest glockenspiel in the United States. Also hosts a Bavarian-style "Oktoberfest" complete with traditional German bands every September (de-outline, wait for September, 2008 dates are Sep.11-14)
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Menton Fête du Citron: There's a lemon party and you're invited! Lemon-related festivities over several days in February. (wait for Feb)