Fun and Interesting Thanksgiving Facts
Lifestyle - Food and Drink
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Fun-and-Interesting-Thanksgiving-Facts Thanksgiving Day is a Holiday rooted in rich history. Here are some very fun and interesting Thanksgiving facts to share during Thanksgiving dinner.
*Thanksgiving Day is celebrated on the fourth Thursday in November in the United States.
*Thanksgiving Day is celebrated on the second Monday in October in Canada.
*The pilgrims arrived in North America in December 1620.
*The Pilgrims sailed across the Atlantic Ocean to reach North America.
*The pilgrims sailed on the ship, which was known by the name of 'Mayflower'.
*The Wampanoag Indians were the people who taught the Pilgrims how to cultivate the land.
*The drink that the Puritans brought with them in the Mayflower was beer.
*By the fall of 1621 only half of the pilgrims, who had sailed on the Mayflower, survived. The survivors, thankful to be alive, decided to give a thanksgiving feast.
They celebrated the first Thanksgiving Day at Plymouth, Massachusetts.
*The Pilgrim leader, Governor William Bradford organized the Thanksgiving feast and invited the neighboring Wampanoag Indians also to the feast.
*The first Thanksgiving celebration lasted three days.
* At the first harvest celebration with the pilgrims and Native Americans, "fowl" was eaten. While this might have been turkey, it's more likely to have been geese and ducks.
* A mature turkey has 3,500 feathers. Turkey feather were used by Native Americans to stabilize arrows...

A Visit To The National Museum Of Art
Lifestyle - Travel and Places
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A-Visit-To-The-National-Museum-Of-ArtThe National Museum of Art may be gone through in one day. However, with the frequent rotation of traveling exhibitions, there is almost regularly a reason to return to the museum. If you have never been to the National Museum of Art, it is recommended that you give yourself extra time so that you may give each gallery the time it deserves.
The National Museum of Art, likewise renowned as the National Gallery of Art, is a massive gallery located in Washington, D.C. The gallery focuses on the art of those who have had historic ties to the United States of America, with a focus on American, British, Spanish, French, Dutch, Flemish plus Italian arts. With a variety of art styles, ranging from paintings to sculptures, there is a little of something for everyone at the National Museum of Art.
The National Museum of Art is a 2 building, multi story complex with garden cafe plus four wings of galleries. There is a sculpture hall, as well as a Rotunda in the upper floor of the west building. The ground floor is dedicated to prints, drawings, sculptures, decorative arts besides is the location of all temporary exhibitions that are currently visiting the museum. The east building contains shops and auditoriums, as well as extra galleries that are used as needed. There are likewise a huge deal of offices plus storage facilities situated in the east building that is not open to the public...

Bouquets Unveiling of the Brand Happy Roses
Lifestyle - Arts and Culture
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Here is a complete picture gallery of bouquets unveiling of the brand Happy Roses. The principle: a unique process that allows color to tint specifically each petal a different color. A wealth of shades to discover in these macro photographs...

Brilliant Facilities and Murals by Italian Artist Esther Stocker
Technology - Design
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Brilliant facilities and murals by Italian artist Esther Stocker. Work around the minimal art and geometry in black and white, with the floors, walls and ceilings filled with graphics in 2D and 3D...

Singapore Jurong Bird Park
Lifestyle - Travel and Places
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One of the main attractions nestles in the corner of the island, a very unassuming locale with an ornate gate and a collection of the most rarest and beautiful species of the animals of flight you will ever see; the Singapore Jurong Bird Park is definitely a must visit for anyone to be visiting this lovely island named after the mythical sealion. This place appeals to anyone with a love for the unusual, exciting, the colourful and an experience that closely resembles a natural rainforest within the edifices of concrete and steel.
The Singapore Jurong Bird Park is located in the westerly area of Singapore and the rustic locale just adds to the rustic charm. It feels like an adventure as you leave the busy lights and mass crowds of the town centres and the charming suburbs - languishing slowly through a busy highway that slowly but sure becomes quieter and quieter as the kilometres go by. Reaching the all familiar sign, you will be treated to an almost minituaristic Jurassic park like entrance, only instead of a roar and a thunder shaking rumble - you will experience the warm smiles of the staff and the calls of different species echoing through the air...

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