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Antarctica’s Forgotten Places (18 pics)

Posted by Raya in Lifestyle » Travel 6 Aug 2013   / 6500 views
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These places were once used by military and scientists but are now uninhibited.
 

Antarctica’s Forgotten Places

Tips on How to Travel the World on a Budget (15 pics)

Posted by Raya in Lifestyle » Travel 29 Jul 2013   / 4975 views
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These useful tips come from Graham Hughes who has travelled to many countries without flying.
 

Tips on How to Travel the World on a Budget

A Swimming Pool Filled with Beer Is No Longer Just a Fantasy (8 pics)

Posted by Raya in Lifestyle » Travel 16 Jul 2013   / 5930 views
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These beer swimming pools are an interesting feature at the Austrian brewery, Starkenberger and can be reserved to swim in for the price of $298 per pool.
 

A Swimming Pool Filled with Beer Is No Longer Just a Fantasy

A Dutch Village Only Accessible by Boat (37 pics)

Posted by Raya in Lifestyle » Travel 12 Jul 2013   / 5340 views
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Giethoorn is located in the Dutch province of Overijissel and has no roads at all.
 

A Dutch Village Only Accessible by Boat

The Most Scenic Railroad Track in the World (9 pics)

Posted by Raya in Lifestyle » Travel 28 Jun 2013   / 9100 views
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If you are ever travelling by train near Dudhsagar Falls in India, this is the spectacular sight that you would see…
 

The Most Scenic Railroad Track in the World

A Spectacular Photo Tour of the United States (51 pics)

Posted by Raya in Lifestyle » Travel 27 Jun 2013   / 8471 views
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These landscape photos capture the scenic countryside of each of the 50 states.
 

A Spectacular Photo Tour of the United States

A Fun Retreat Designed in the Shape of a Ship (29 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Travel 25 May 2013   / 4421 views
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The hotel Espejo De Luna in Isla Chiloe, Chile is built in the form of a ship and offers a great getaway.

 

A Fun Retreat Designed in the Shape of a Ship

Immerse Yourself in This Dreamlike Setting above the Clouds (13 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Travel 24 May 2013   / 5510 views
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The Unkai Terrace is located atop a mountain peak on the island of Hokkaido in Japan and provides a scenic spot for tourists to enjoy a unique and spectacular view of a natural cloud formation.

 

Immerse Yourself in This Dreamlike Setting above the Clouds

An Idyllic Island Getaway That Is Like Heaven on Earth (36 pics)

Posted by Raya in Lifestyle » Travel 23 May 2013   / 5942 views
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The Baa Atoll Island in the Dusit Thani Maldives has one hundred residences and villas that are all fully equipped with modern technology and stylish décor! Surrounded by blue waters and coral reefs, this resort is everything that any holiday maker could want.
 

An Idyllic Island Getaway That Is Like Heaven on Earth

The Biggest Cemetery on the Planet (12 pics)

Posted by Raya in Lifestyle » Travel 20 May 2013   / 6637 views
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Located in the city of Najaf, Iraq, the “Valley of Peace” or Wadi-us-Salaam is the world’s largest cemetery and contains millions of bodies.

The Biggest Cemetery on the Planet

The Longest Desert Highway in the World (8 pics)

Posted by Raya in Lifestyle » Travel 8 May 2013   / 4914 views
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This 343 miles (552km) highway runs through the Tarim desert on Takla Makan, China. To protect the road from the sand, they have planted vegetation on either side of the road and built a huge irrigation system to manage it.
 

The Longest Desert Highway in the World

Bin Laden’s Abandoned Mansion in Florida (12 pics)

Posted by Raya in Lifestyle » Travel 26 Apr 2013   / 8137 views
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This property was bought by Khalil Bin Laden for his wife in 1980. It is located near Disney World in the USA and it is believed that Osama may have stayed there while visiting his brother.
 

Bin Laden’s Abandoned Mansion in Florida

A Fascinating Little English Village (18 pics)

Posted by Raya in Lifestyle » Travel 24 Apr 2013   / 8199 views
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This “small” town in England is called Bourton-on-the-Water and will surprise you when you visit it.
 

A Fascinating Little English Village

A Hauntingly Beautiful Abandoned Castle in Belgium (44 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Travel 19 Apr 2013   / 14621 views
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The Miranda Castle or Chateau Miranda was built in 1866. It was deserted in 1991.

 

A Hauntingly Beautiful Abandoned Castle in Belgium

An Airport That You Won’t Want to Leave (28 pics)

Posted by Raya in Lifestyle » Travel 18 Apr 2013   / 5228 views
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The Changi Airport in Singapore is a busy hub that has over 135,000 travellers passing through it, each day. One guy took these pictures of the airport to show why passengers actually enjoy spending time here.
 

An Airport That You Won’t Want to Leave

A Petting Zoo with a Difference (38 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Travel 9 Apr 2013   / 4142 views
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The Lujan zoo in Argentina offers visitors a really thrilling experience…

 

A Petting Zoo with a Difference

The Sky-High Bailong Elevator Is a True Architectural Feat (11 pics + 1 video)

Posted in Lifestyle » Travel 9 Apr 2013   / 5613 views
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The glass lift is built into the side of a mountainous cliff in the Wulingyuan area of Zhangjiajie, China. It is a staggering 1,070 feet (330 m) high and is claimed to be the highest and heaviest outdoor elevator in the world.

 

The Sky-High Bailong Elevator Is a True Architectural Feat

A Majestic African Hotel Experience in Kenya (21 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Travel 8 Apr 2013   / 4482 views
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The Loisaba holiday retreat in Kenya offers a variety of stunning accommodation made from natural materials and decorated with unique hand-made furnishings. Visitors are invited to enjoy an authentic African experience in complete luxury.

 

A Majestic African Hotel Experience in Kenya

This Abandoned Mountaintop Hotel Is a Beautiful Piece of History (33 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Travel 3 Apr 2013   / 16101 views
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The Hotel del Salto was opened in 1924 near Tequendama Falls, Bogotá River, Colombia and closed down in the 1990’s. People speculate that the hotel was haunted and this is why no one wanted to stay here but another reason could be that the river was polluted.

 

This Abandoned Mountaintop Hotel Is a Beautiful Piece of History

Experience Treehouse Living in Forested Costa Rica Resort (21 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Travel 22 Mar 2013   / 4559 views
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This sustainable treehouse community is named Finca Bellavista and is situated on 600 acres of land in the mountainous region of Costa Rica. The development was started by Mateo and Erica Hogan, a married couple from Colorado, and consists of seven treehouses for rent. Visitors to the community are treated to a forested, riverfront setting that boasts waterfalls, hiking trails and wildlife. The cost of the rooms varies from $100-$275 per night.

 

Experience Treehouse Living in Forested Costa Rica Resort

A Canadian Ghost Town That Is Stuck In Time (66 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Travel 18 Mar 2013   / 33086 views
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Kitsault  is a town in British Columbia, Canada which has been abandoned for the past 30 years. The town was erected in 1979 due to the emergence of the American Mining Corporation Phelps Dodge and Molybdenum mine in the area and was originally intended as a base to house miners and their families. The town catered for 1200 residents and was equipped with shopping centres, schools and hospitals amongst many other things.

 

A Canadian Ghost Town That Is Stuck In Time
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