Doris Salcedo, Installation at International Istanbul Biennial, Salcedo's idea was to create a "topography of war"--not tied to a specific historical event, but to war in general. wooden chairs piled high between two buildings in central Istanbul.
Tunnel of Love, Ukraine This tunnel is actually still used today — trains chug through it three times a day to deliver wood to a factory. It's believed that if couples who are truly in love hold hands and cross the tunnel, their wishes will come true.
Passo dello Stelvio ~ Italy (Province of Sondrio) ~ The Stelvio Pass is a mountain pass in northern Italy, at an elevation of m above sea level. It is the highest paved mountain pass in the Eastern Alps, and the second highest in the Alps.
Oak trees lining the Audubon Park - New Orleans - When I wrote the storm scene in Enticed by Blood where Juliette and Andre had to abandon their car and walk to the old hotel, these are the trees that lined the road.