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A Swiss Mountain Hut on the Edge of the Matterhorn (11 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Travel 22 Feb 2014   / 6017 views

At 13,133 feet (4,000 meters) above the ground, located on the north-eastern ridge of the Matterhorn, the Solvay Hut is owned by the Swiss Alpine Club and is used for providing food and shelter to mountaineers, climbers and hikers. Named after Ernest Solvay, it was first built in 1915 and then rebuilt in 1976 and equipped with a telephone.

UPD: Thanks to all for noticing the error, it was a typo, our bad. We already corrected it and sorry for the inconvenience.

 

A Swiss  Mountain Hut on the Edge of the Matterhorn

Sunny and Warm Days at the Sochi Winter Olympics (24 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Travel 18 Feb 2014   / 4566 views

Olympians, spectators an visitors to the Sochi games enjoy a little bit of warmth as temperatures reach 63 degrees Fahrenheit (17 degrees Celsius).

 

Sunny and Warm Days at the Sochi Winter Olympics

Island Living at Its Best (13 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Travel 15 Feb 2014   / 7619 views

Thousand Islands is situated between the Canada-United States border and consists of 1864 individual islands. This scenic setting is a homeowner’s dream location!

 

Island Living at Its Best

One of the Largest Marinas in the World (28 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Travel 14 Feb 2014   / 3973 views

Empuriabrava in Catalonia, Spain is also known as Spain’s Venice and is one of the largest marinas worldwide.

 

One of the Largest Marinas in the World

A Beautiful Desert Village That Is the “Oasis of America” (33 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Travel 10 Feb 2014   / 3213 views

Huacachina is a village in the Ica Region of southwestern Peru. This small town has only 115 people and is a resort and tourist destination for locals from Ica and people wanting to experience desert activities like dune rides and sandboarding. Located around a small lagoon, the legend says that a native princess was captured by a hunter and the water she was bathing in became the lake and that she now lives in the oasis as mermaid.

 

A Beautiful Desert Village That Is the “Oasis of America”

Interesting Info about the USA’s Least Populous State (34 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Travel 30 Jan 2014   / 5525 views

Although Wyoming has the lowest population in the U.S. it has some great natural features and some fairly fascinating cultural and historical facts.

 

Interesting Info about the USA’s Least Populous State

A Scenic Aerial View of the Hawaiian Islands (34 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Travel 23 Jan 2014   / 11309 views

Located in the Northern part of the Pacific Ocean, the fiftieth state of the United States consists of 24 islands. Here are some beautiful pictures of the area taken by photographer, Cameron Brooks.

 

A Scenic Aerial View of the Hawaiian Islands

Standing on the Edge Has Never Been More True (13 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Travel 6 Jan 2014   / 3818 views

For the thrill seekers and adventurers among us, the French Alps has a new attraction. Tourists will be able to "hang over the abyss" in a transparent cube with a glass floor. It is secured at an altitude of 1000 meters. Aptly named, "Step into the void" it is located at the top of the alpine peak called Aiguille du Midi.

 

Standing on the Edge Has Never Been More True

The World Is So Beautiful in Winter (32 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Travel 21 Dec 2013   / 4682 views

These great images of stunning places worldwide are taken during winter.

 

The World Is So Beautiful in Winter

The Remarkable Cliff-Hanging Chinese Restaurant (13 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Travel 12 Dec 2013   / 3920 views

Located in the Happy Valley Gorge Silin, the Fanven restaurant is built on a narrow concrete bridge overhanging the river below.

 

The Remarkable Cliff-Hanging Chinese Restaurant
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