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My town

My Town – Newquay

by Alex Howarth, 14

I live in Newquay. It’s a small town on the Atlantic coast in the south of England. It has got great beaches and is the best place to surf in the UK. There are lots of surf schools where you can learn how to surf. I go surfing with my friends every weekend. My favourite place is Fistral Beach.

I love Newquay because there are lots of other things to do as well as surfing. If you like water sports, you can go kayaking, water-skiing or coasteering. Coasteering is different because it is rock climbing, jumping into the sea and swimming in the same activity, but you should always go with a special instructor.

If you like animals you can also visit the Blue Reef Aquarium and see lots of different fish and even sharks. You can also go horse riding on the beach or visit Newquay Zoo. There are lots of other attractions too like mini golf and bowling. Come and see for yourself!


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joong 14 March, 2014 - 17:32

I am from Azerbaijan. I live in Minghachevir. Mingachevir sometimes spelled Mingecevir, is the fourth-biggest city in Azerbaijan with a population of about 100,000. It is known as city of lights because of its hydroelectric power station on the Kur River, which splits the city in half. Mingecevir is also one of the central towns of science, education and culture. There are two institutions of higher education, one college, 20 high schools, 3 musical schools, one private Turkish lycee and a drivers’ training school in the town.

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dzeni 13 March, 2014 - 15:34

I live in Podgorica, the capital of Montenegro. It isn`t big town but it`s biggest in Montenegro. It has a very favorable geographic position. The climate is mediterranean. It hasn`t seaside but there many rivers. The most famous places are Milenium bridge, Sahat tower, shopping center Delta City...
The most popular sports are foodball and basketball. There are also stadium under Gorica and sports center Moraca. The best place for rest and relaxation is park forest Gorica.

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StellaLima 4 March, 2014 - 14:22

I live in Altos, Brazil is a little town next to the capital of my state Piaui and I love it here because everywhere I want to go, I can go by motorcycle.

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Safura98 1 March, 2014 - 15:48

My town a Ismayilli. Ismayilli has been part of the historical Shirvan territory. The distict has a rich nature. The part of Shahdagh National Park. There are many historical monuments: the Maiden Tower, the Cavanshir Tower, the Girdiman Tower.

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ellen 22 February, 2014 - 16:36

Hi, everybody.
I tell your about something my town.
My town is Astara.it's a small town on the south of Azerbaijan.
It has got very wonderful view.The weather is very unbearable ,winter temperature is -10 in summer+35or +40 .
Talysh Mountains is surrounded by the city from the west.There are springs that are important to the city for treatment.One of them ~ hot water~.who was involved in one of the most popular tourist destinations.
There a lot of things to do play footbal, basketball, go to shopping central and s.on/

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butterfly1999 9 December, 2013 - 09:46

I live in Gibraltar and I really like were I live because we have lots of things to do like bowling, ice skating, going to the cinema , shopping , visiting the zoo and we also have a museum.

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Blanco16 2 December, 2013 - 09:30

I live in Spain,my city's name is La Linea de la Concepcion.La Linea is not a very big city but there are loads of things to do; for example you can go to the skate park, to the municipal pool, to our huge Reina Sofia park and loads of more things. We also have beautiful beaches and interesting ruins which are called ''The Santa Barbara ruins''. I think that's all, in La Linea you can find whatever you think about.

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MALINE 2 November, 2013 - 14:44

I live in México city and I really like it you have an extended range of things to do like going to the theatre,visiting musuems,art galleries,zoos,shopping centres,markets name anything you can imagine and you will find it.

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AnaB 31 October, 2013 - 18:32

I live in Podgorica. Podgorica is the capital and the largest sity of Montenegro It's locaked in the central Montenegro. There a lot of things to do play footbal, basketball, go to shopping central, vizit some places ( Blažo Jovanović bridge; Sahat kula; Millenium Bridge...). The temprature in summer is +35, and in the winter is -10.

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Sale1_ 29 October, 2013 - 18:34

I live in Rozaje.it's a small town on the north of Montenegro.There are a lot things to do,play the football,basketball,volleyball,but every city is beautiful.The weather is very unbearable ,winter temperature is -20 in summer +35 .In Rozaje winter you can ski . There is also a ski resort Turjak.In summer it is very hot, since we have no pool, you can go cool off in the river.In Rozaje has many beautiful places in the woods, and I, and friends often go on picnics and camping

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Teen1211 18 September, 2013 - 22:06

Bogota Colombia, It is the most populated colombian city, there are a lot of things to do, visit the cinema, play football, go to the shopping center, but any city is perfect, the weather is unpredictable, so you always have to keep an umbrella.

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