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Top 10 Biggest Paintings

I like visual art; in my childhood, my grandfather had a collection of postcards with reproductions of paintings, and since the internet and Instagram hadn’t been invented yet, I entertained myself by examining the pictures. On the reverse side of the postcard, the author, the technique used in the work, the size, and the museum […]

Miki Magud
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Top 10 Trams in Europe

With this publication, I will start a new section called “Top 10 Looks,” and I will prepare a series of publications on how similar objects, structures, cultural phenomena, people, and workers appear in different countries. In today’s publication, we will talk about trams. Currently, tram lines are widespread throughout Europe. Trams began to appear en […]

Miki Magud
Miki Magud
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Top 10 Best ATVs

A quad bike is a mix of a motorcycle, an all-terrain vehicle (ATV), and a buggy, designed for riding on mud and impassable terrain. Quad bikes are very popular worldwide as off-road vehicles, technical transport for utility workers, rescuers, police, and also as a means of transportation for active recreation and entertainment. You can use […]

Miki Magud
Miki Magud
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Top 10 Largest Cities in Japan

Japan is a very unique country that has preserved its culture from external influences. For a long time, Japan was a closed country to foreigners, so closed that many city names sound unfamiliar to us. Nevertheless, Japan is densely populated with many big cities, and today, here is the top 10 largest cities in Japan. […]

Miki Magud
Miki Magud
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Top 10 Largest Cities in Italy

Recently, I had the opportunity to visit Italy, and I was struck by the coziness of small towns where tranquility and a special seaside atmosphere prevail. People are in no hurry; they sit in cafes in the morning and enjoy their coffee. I’ve encountered something similar in Montenegro perhaps all seaside towns share this characteristic. […]

Miki Magud
Miki Magud
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Top 10 Largest Cities in Germany

Germany, usually remembered for images of long autobahns, German cars, beer, sausages, and Oktoberfest. However, Germany is the largest economy in the European Union and the second-largest economy in the world after the USA. This, in turn, has led to the concentration of the workforce in cities and their further growth. Let’s take a look […]

Miki Magud
Miki Magud
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Top 10 Biggest pizzas in the world

Do you love pizza as much as I do? Let’s start with a few words about the dish’s history, and then dive into the records. Pizza is a traditional Italian dish. The precursor to pizza was food served on slices of bread in the homes of ancient Greeks and Romans. The first Italian pizza appeared […]

Miki Magud
Miki Magud
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Top 10 Biggest Countries in Africa

Africa is the second-largest continent on Earth, divided into 55 countries with diverse cultures and populations, bearing historical traces of colonization. Our primary interest lies in the largest countriesl in Africa. 1Algeria, 2,381,741 sq. km Algeria is a country in North Africa, situated between the Mediterranean Sea and the Sahara Desert. Modern Algeria features Roman […]

Miki Magud
Miki Magud
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Top 10 Most Expensive Pianos

A grand piano is a musical instrument in which the strings, soundboard, and mechanical components are arranged horizontally, and the body has a triangular shape. Instruments are classified into 5 classes based on quality and construction excellence. There are not many manufacturers of premium grand pianos in the world, and the price of the most […]

Miki Magud
Miki Magud
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Top 10 Best Urban Neighborhood

This year, the Prague district of Vinohrady made it into the list of the best urban neighborhoods. Quite a pleasant coincidence for me, as my office is located in this area, so I have a lot to say about it. Vinohrady is, without a doubt, a wonderful district, and I particularly enjoy the area around […]

Miki Magud
Miki Magud
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Top 10 Relocated Capitals

Modern city capitals often seem to us as something permanent, unchanging symbols of their respective states. However, in the 20th century, approximately 15 capital cities changed their geographical location or name. Currently, the government of Egypt is planning to move its capital to a new city – New Cairo. Here are the top 10 relocated […]

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Miki Magud
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Top 10 Czech products

Czech Republic is often considered a small country, not particularly standing out in any significant way. However, the Czech Republic is the most economically developed among all the countries in the post-communist bloc. Its GDP per capita is one and a half times higher than that of Russia and is sourced from various sectors, including […]

Miki Magud
Miki Magud
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Top 10 Largest Charitable Organizations

Charity — the activity of providing assistance to other people in the form of providing property, finances, or services. The main feature of charity is the voluntary choice of the type, time, place, and content (target) of the aid. People engaged in charity are usually called philanthropists. There are numerous charitable organizations in the world, […]

Miki Magud
Miki Magud
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Top 10 Tallest Statues in the World

Statues are usually created to commemorate important historical events or honor famous individuals. The tallest statue in the world is about the height of a 60-story building. It’s hard to imagine such a gigantic human figure. If you take a closer look, you’ll find that all the top leaders are in Asia. 1Statue of Unity, […]

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Miki Magud
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Top 10 Largest Cities in France

Wine and cheese are the first things that come to mind when we think of France. However, it is a large country, the 22nd most populous country in the world, with a developed industry, the 6th place in the world in terms of GDP per capita, and modern technology. France is also known for its […]

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Miki Magud
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Top 10 Diving Birds

Some birds can not only fly and swim but also dive underwater to find food. The first diving birds were Hesperornises, which lived in the Cretaceous period. There are many birds today that have preserved this skill. The most common, of course, are ducks and their entire duck family. Some ducks can dive to great […]

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Miki Magud
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Top 10 Volcanoes that Have Awakened Recently

A volcano is a natural geological formation, one could say, a crack in the Earth’s lithosphere through which hot lava and volcanic gases reach the surface of the Earth. Thanks to volcanoes, hills, mountains, and sometimes even entire islands emerge on the Earth’s surface. Volcanoes exist not only on Earth, but also on other planets; […]

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Miki Magud
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Top 10 Largest Ships in the World

People have been building boats and ships for a long time, and there is research that suggests that Vikings visited America by sea before the Spanish. In colloquial language, the term “ship” is the same as “vessel.” During the era of sailing fleets, a ship was defined as a vessel with a frigate rig, meaning […]

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Miki Magud
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Top 10 most expensive cognacs in the world

The drink brandy received its name from the city of Cognac in France. The geographical boundaries of the area where brandy production is allowed, the production technology, and the name “Cognac” itself are strictly defined, regulated, and established by numerous legislative acts. Brandy is an inherently French product. The only brandy in the world that […]

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Miki Magud
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Top 10 Largest Birds

Creating a rating of the largest birds turned out to be not so simple. What criterion should be the basis? Height? Weight? Wingspan? The problem is that there are tall but thin birds, or small but well-fed ones; those with giant wingspans but light, or, worse, large and heavy birds that cannot fly or are […]

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Miki Magud