2012 London Olympic Torch Route: Week 3 Sights

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2012 Olympic Torch Route

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After winding its way through Wales, the 2012 London Olympics torch run heads from Liverpool across the Irish Sea to the Isle of Man and Northern Ireland,…Read More »

with spectacular sights along the way, before returning to the island of Great Britain in Scotland.

OurAmazingPlanet will be taking you on a sight-seeing journey along with the torch week-by-week until the beginning of the Games of the XXX Olympiad, which runs from July 27 through Aug. 12, 2012. Here, we travel along the route for week 3. Make sure to come back to see where the torch goes next!

(See sights along the torch route from week one and week two. In the image above, Torchbearer John Simpson carries the Olympic Flame on the Torch Relay leg through the English town of Much Wenlock, where the precursor to the modern Olympics was held.)   Less «
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