July 19, 2019 AWAYN NEWS Aggregator

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There’s a Chapel Located Inside a Volcano in Spain | Travel

July 19, 2019

July 19, 2019

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A Giant, Mirrored Hot Air Balloon Is Currently Traveling Over Massachusetts | Travel

July 19, 2019

July 19, 2019

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This Artist Imagines How Nature Evolves Following an Environmental Apocalypse | At the Smithsonian

July 19, 2019

July 19, 2019

https://thumbs-prod.si-cdn.com/UsPY-Pm2q89Xv0vR1PT1pGqe45k=/fit-in/1600×0/https://public-media.si-cdn.com/filer/cd/cb/cdcb9210-d2cd-4159-a8a2-9346dbf9ca7d/photo_by_pixelme_studio_4.jpg SMITHSONIAN.COM | July 19, 2019, 11:46 a.m. Walk into a first-floor room at the Renwick Gallery of the Smithsonian...

This Wine Festival in Switzerland Only Happens Once a Generation—and It’s Taking Place Right Now | Travel

July 19, 2019

July 19, 2019

https://thumbs-prod.si-cdn.com/1AGZ3LCmYOJgGzJ-POeQWNj25dU=/fit-in/1600×0/filters:focal(1292×853:1293×854)/https://public-media.si-cdn.com/filer/4a/64/4a646834-eb39-404d-afba-0f096122d7a9/unknown-1.jpeg This summer, what is arguably the most anticipated wine festival of the decade is taking over a Swiss town...

Eight Spots in the United States Where You Can See Petroglyphs | Travel

July 18, 2019

July 18, 2019

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Before Going to the Moon, Apollo 11 Astronauts Trained at These Five Sites | Travel

July 17, 2019

July 17, 2019

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There’s a Massive Jester Floating on Austria’s Lake Constance | Travel

July 15, 2019

July 15, 2019

https://thumbs-prod.si-cdn.com/P0AONy9SfSVGscV4Zd4A2NZ-EDg=/fit-in/1600×0/https://public-media.si-cdn.com/filer/bd/f6/bdf6afa9-2f84-4649-b0b0-15d1e13ff681/bregenz_festival.jpg On July 17, the 74th season of Austria’s Bregenz Festival will begin, kicking off a monthlong celebration of opera....

This Florida Music Festival Takes Place Completely Underwater | Travel

July 11, 2019

July 11, 2019

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Two Tour Guides—One Israeli, One Palestinian—Offer a New Way to See the Holy Land | History

July 11, 2019

July 11, 2019

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New Exhibit at SFMOMA Highlights the Art of the Mistake

July 11, 2019

July 11, 2019

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