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A Hotel Stay Like No Other (25 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Travel 13 Feb 2013   / 2957 views

Every year, artists from around the world meet in a small village in northern Sweden for a project that is known as “ICEHOTEL”. Covering 5,500 square meters of land and constructed from 2000 tonnes of ice and an additional 30 000 tonnes of “snice” (snow and ice), the hotel is the largest of its kind in the world.

 

A Hotel Stay Like No Other

A Creepy Zombie-Invested Prison (37 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Travel 12 Feb 2013   / 4612 views

Photos taken from the prison set of “The Walking Dead.”

 

A Creepy Zombie-Invested Prison

Crowds Go Wild on the Streets of Rio (56 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Travel 11 Feb 2013   / 7114 views

The Rio street carnival is the world’s biggest and most celebrated festival and is attended by approximately 5 million people. Here are some moments from this year carnival.

 

Crowds Go Wild on the Streets of Rio

Barbie Inspired Dining at Taiwan’s Own, “Barbie Café” (24 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Travel 1 Feb 2013   / 3629 views

As the name suggests, “Barbie Café”, which has just opened in Taiwan’s capital city, Taipei, is designed around the original Barbie doll toy. Taiwan has been chosen as the restaurant’s location since and themed restaurants have proven to be successful in this landscape. Barbie’s manufacturers, US toy company Mattel, hope to promote Barbie as a fashion brand to the Asian market and the staff uniforms and décor of the restaurant all accentuate the iconic Barbie world that is predominantly pink and girly.

 

Barbie Inspired Dining at Taiwan’s Own, “Barbie Café”

A Gorgeous Island Getaway (34 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Travel 30 Jan 2013   / 4998 views

Photos of the beautiful Maldives islands.

 

A Gorgeous Island Getaway

The Egyptian Pyramids from A Different Perspective (3 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Travel 28 Jan 2013   / 10458 views

Although it may seem like the pyramids are in the middle of an empty desert area...

 

The Egyptian Pyramids from A Different Perspective

Deserted Religious Theme Park (29 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Travel 28 Jan 2013   / 5447 views

Located in Waterbury, Conneticut, Holy Land USA is an 18 acre (7.3 ha) theme park that is inspired by the Christian Bible. Although the park has been closed to the public since 1984, the buildings and artefacts remain intact.

 

Deserted Religious Theme Park

The World’s Most Terrifying Place (9 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Travel 26 Jan 2013   / 13798 views

Probably many of you have already seen this picture, from which shivers are running through the skin. This unique stone ledge is located in San Diego and is aptly named “Potato Chip Rock.” But...

 

The World’s Most Terrifying Place

Gorgeous Tropical Island Getaway (33 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Travel 17 Jan 2013   / 7553 views

The five star LUX* resort is located in the Maldives and is the epitome of peaceful tranquility. Guests can enjoy 4km of beautiful white beaches and clear tourquoise seas outside their waterfront villas. The resort boasts 193 rooms with seven restaurants and six bars.

 

Gorgeous Tropical Island Getaway

The Destination of Your Dreams… (28 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Travel 15 Jan 2013   / 8460 views

The luxury, five star, Conrad Maldives Rangali Island is an extravagant resort that spans two private islands and consists of 50 water villas, 79 beach bungalows and 21 spa villas. However, the most spectacular feature of the retreat is the underwater, glass restaurant that can also be converted into a suite serving dinner and breakfast in bed. The Conrad Maldives Rangali Island has twice won the “Best Hotel in the World” award and is the ultimate dream destination.

 

The Destination of Your Dreams…

It Seems to Be a Wonderful Place to Visit (13 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Travel 11 Jan 2013   / 7255 views

Tanah Lot is a rock formation located near Bali, Indonesia. It is a very popular site of tourism thanks to its pilgrimage temple and the magnificent photos you can shoot there.

 

It Seems to Be a Wonderful Place to Visit

China's Ice Palace (15 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Travel 7 Jan 2013   / 3981 views

In the city of Harbin, North-Eastern China opened the 29th annual International festival of ice and snow. Thousands of visitors came to admire the works of the best sculptors, enjoying
fireworks and walking on the city made of ice.

 

China

The World Famous, “The Count of Monte Cristo”, Island Estate (32 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Travel 12 Dec 2012   / 7356 views

The Château d'If became well known for being one of the settings in the novel, “The Count of Monte Cristo”. It is located in the Mediterranean Sea in the Bay of Marseille, France.

 

The World Famous, “The Count of Monte Cristo”, Island Estate

Neglected Flintstones Amusement Park Is Still a Tourist Attraction (42 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Travel 10 Dec 2012   / 5825 views
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Located in Bedrock City, Arizona, this funfair pays homage to the popular Flintstones animated TV series and visitors to the Grand Canyon, still stop there for sightseeing.

 

Neglected Flintstones Amusement Park Is Still a Tourist Attraction

Not Your Usual Theme Park (41 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Travel 29 Nov 2012   / 8677 views

You may think you have seen it all but wait until you see this one-of-a-kind theme park.

 

Not Your Usual Theme Park

Are You Brave Enough to Attempt This Terrifying Hike? (30 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Travel 16 Nov 2012   / 14863 views

Located in China, the Huashan Hiking Trail is considered one of the most dangerous hiking spots in the world! Just don't look down!

 

Are You Brave Enough to Attempt This Terrifying Hike?

Be Adventurous: Take a Walk in the Trees… (20 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Travel 14 Nov 2012   / 6981 views

The world’s longest tree top walk can be found in the Bavarian Forest National Park in Neuschonua, Germany. The natural trail is a whopping 44 meters (144ft) high and 1 300 meters (0.8miles) long. The path winds up into a ‘tree tower’ and the wooden construction allows unspoiled views towards the Lusen and Rachel mountains. The tower also has an elevator, which allows wheelchair and pram access as well as information points at various stops along the path.

 

Be Adventurous: Take a Walk in the Trees…

The Perfect Island Getaway! (40 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Travel 8 Nov 2012   / 6488 views

Situated in the chain of the Bahamas and north of Haiti in the Caribbean, the Turks and Caicos Island Groups are well-known for the stunning resorts, beautiful beaches and as an offshore financial centre. The islands experience a dry and sunny, tropical climate with consistent temperatures year round. In summer the temperature rarely exceeds 33 ° C and in winter the temperature rarely falls below 18° C.

 

The Perfect Island Getaway!

This Thrilling Mountain Ride Is a Swiss Landmark (15 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Travel 7 Nov 2012   / 5147 views

Located 200 meters (645 feet) above sea level and running a distance of 5km (3.1 miles) Gelmer Funicular Handeck Bridge is one of the most exciting rides in Europe.

 

This Thrilling Mountain Ride Is a Swiss Landmark

Edward Scissorhands on Location (25 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Travel 6 Nov 2012   / 13507 views

Take a look at some of the real-life places used to film this iconic movie.

 

Edward Scissorhands on Location

Norwegian Adventurers Try Out Their “Bear Grills” Skills! (31 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Travel 29 Oct 2012   / 6669 views

Armed with two bags of canned food, dry food, tools and fishing rods, these Norwegian friends decided to head to the Arctic to experience the holiday of a lifetime. They built their own shelter from planks and debris that washed onto the shore and spent all their leisure time fishing, hunting and surfing! Here are some of the stunning photos that captured their 9 month experience!

 

Norwegian Adventurers Try Out Their “Bear Grills” Skills!

Places Straight Out of Your Imagination (25 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Travel 23 Oct 2012   / 12985 views

These places may look like something out of a fantasy novel, but they are, in fact, very real.

 

Places Straight Out of Your Imagination

The “Real” Breaking Bad (20 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Travel 10 Oct 2012   / 8368 views

Actual locations of the Breaking Bad TV show as filmed in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

 

The “Real” Breaking Bad

Eco-friendly Treehotel Is a Natural Heaven (26 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Travel 5 Oct 2012   / 4718 views

For nature lovers, the Treehotel in Luela, Sweden is a “must-visit” travel destination. Designed by Scandinavian architects, the concept behind the five uniquely designed ‘treerooms’ is to offer top class accommodation to visitors whilst ensuring that the hotel maintains a minimal ecological footprint. Open year round, guests can enjoy a variety of outdoor activities within a private and tranquil setting. The rooms all sleep two people and the price varies according to which room you choose to stay in, with the most expensive costing $650 per night for double occupancy.

 

Eco-friendly Treehotel Is a Natural Heaven
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