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Troops of tomorrow

Начнем разговор с цитаты из одного американского журнала о том, что “Carved In Stone’ — альбом, который не переплюнуть ни Dream Theater, ни Queensryche. Неплохо, а?

“Даже и не знаю, что сказать,» — в растерянности бормочет Карл. “По-моему это невероятнейшее преувеличение,и уж точно мы никогда не поведемся на такой приговор. Но все же приятно слышать такое, потому то все мы большие поклонники Queensryche с самых первых их дней.” “Правда, нужно отметить,» — добавляет Майк, что большее влияние на Shadow Gallery как на группу оказала вовсе не современная прогрессив-метал-сцена, а 70-ые годы, Jethro Tull, Kansas, Yes или Queen — единственные в

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The Spirit of Jodhpur.

Designing a residence in Jodhpur was an interesting journey for Punebased architects Manish Banker and Shailesh Untwale of TAO Architecture Pvt Ltd, who set out to capture the spirit of the desert city in a contemporary idiom. Their design met modern living needs using local construction techniques and materials, rather than by transporting these from other areas.

‘We went to Jodhpur as students rather than as professionals,’ says Manish Banker of the initial trip he and Shailesh Untwale made to the desert city in response to Nisha and Satyendra Johri’s invitation to design a modern residence for them which would

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LUXURY LIMESTONE

Durable and beautiful, this luxury limestone will exceed all expectations.

The initial brief from the client was very specific «I need something I can use inside and outside. It must be a natural stone, durable, hardwearing, non-slip, salt- and chlorine-safe, and which won’t look out of place on a large rural property.» It was clear from the outset the stone had to be refined enough to be used indoors while tough enough to be used externally around the saltwater swimming pool.

The chosen stone was Cinajus Midland Blue limestone and it exceeded the client’s expectations. More than 1300 square metres

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IT TAKES…

FIVE

This is Liz and Steve Watt’s fifth new build home – and it’s their finest

Liz Watt and husband Steve know that practice makes perfect. Together, they run a property development company, Ardgowan Homes, specialising in large family homes in Berkshire. They, too, have built several homes for their own family, including this, their latest and fifth. While Liz insists that she’s not an expert, she does admit that the results improve each time. ‘I’ve developed a clear idea of what I like and each house is better than the one before,’ she says. Tempted by the one and

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Rest with the baby.

ACTIVE — ITALY. A popular place for an active summer holiday with kids — the Dolomites. «Rest here love hiking supporters who actively attracted to this kind of recreation and their children, many of them very young and, — says Anna Poklonova, CEO of travel company» Fan-tour «. — Moms-traveler with a 6-7-month old baby sitting in slingoryukzachke, are not uncommon. The Dolomites are laid convenient routes for tourists, for which there are a number of houses for the night (tent set in these mountains is forbidden) and dining cafés. Not far from these paths are located villages and

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FROM A BYGONE ERA

The grand, vaulted entry and sumptuous interiors of this new hotel recall the romance of a finely appointed ocean liner and a time long past.

Picturesque, unspoiled resort locations have an untapped potential — there’s a chance to design a luxury hotel that maximises the natural indigenous setting, while simultaneously mixing old-style glamour with contemporary architectural practice.

The St Regis Sanya Yalong Bay resort in China brings together all these elements. Designed by architectural firm BBG-BBGM with interior design by DiLeonardo, the hotel epitomises the St Regis brand, says DiLeonardo principal Robert Macaruso.

«The client wanted an elegant, yet relaxed

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The stones of our Motherland

Ukraine — one of the world’s richest countries in natural resources. She can be proud of not only its famous black earth, but also the world’s largest reserves of ornamental stones, mainly granites. Ukrainian crystalline shield extends from the Volyn region to the shores of the Sea of ​​Azov width of 150-200 kilometers. The explored reserves of block stone are about 200 million cubic meters. Annually, mining and recycling an average of about one million tons of granite (per cubic meter — about 3 tons), the world’s only industry in the Ukrainian granite could work 600 years. Furthermore, in Ukraine,

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On the inscription stone Kurapaty Victims of Stalinism

In 1989 the stone was installed plate, on which was written, in accordance with the Council of Ministers in this woodland will be built a monument to victims of repression.This plate in 2005 stolen stone unknown vandals. Members of the public committee for the commemoration of the victims of Stalinist repression in This year sign and returned last weekend installed it on the back of the stone. And ahead vyshybli word "Victims of Stalinism." At the foundation stone now applied and images of saints. The implication is that your initiative did painter Anatoly Kuznetsov. He painted images of saints and

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Parafyanovo: The meaning of the farmers — to steal, to drive, to drink

In places where the average finish off confidently from Vilnius radio journalist "Freedom" may from time to time to feel the true star.How, for example, in Parafyanovo Dokshitsky district. "Freedom" in these places heed willingly. And not only because of the cleanliness of reception.First person with whom I was fortunate to come across, a local school teacher Tatyana — measured, middle-aged lady, our long-standing listener.Tatiana: "Hunting is not to be snow-white sheep and know the other side, notable expression. Plenty such people, that pleasant to listen to, and the idea of separating them. "We talk on the porch Tatiana beautiful

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Parafyanovo: The meaning of the farmers — to steal, to drive, to drink

In places where the average finish off confidently from Vilnius radio journalist "Freedom" may from time to time to feel the true star.How, for example, in Parafyanovo Dokshitsky district. "Freedom" in these places heed willingly. And not only because of the cleanliness of reception.First person with whom I was fortunate to come across, a local school teacher Tatyana — measured, middle-aged lady, our long-standing listener.Tatiana: "Hunting is not to be snow-white sheep and know the other side, notable expression. Plenty such people, that pleasant to listen to, and the idea of separating them. "We talk on the porch Tatiana beautiful

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