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

Posted by Raya in Lifestyle » Travel 26 Apr 2013   / 15749 views

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   / 9579 views

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   / 28005 views

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   / 5992 views

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   / 4827 views

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   / 6581 views

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   / 5533 views

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   / 17615 views

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   / 5403 views

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   / 284178 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

Coolest Winding Road in the USA (6 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Travel 8 Mar 2013   / 6627 views

Called “Snake Alley for its unusual shape, this interesting path is in Burlington, Iowa.

 

Coolest Winding Road in the USA

Japan’s Pretty Pink Park (23 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Travel 27 Feb 2013   / 4573 views

The Takinocho Shibazakura park is a beautiful one-of-a-kind destination. The pictures speak for themselves.

 

Japan’s Pretty Pink Park

A Manmade Tropical Island Resort (23 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Travel 21 Feb 2013   / 11155 views

Located in Krausnick, Germany, this tropical island retreat is completely artificially constructed and contained in an unusual place.

 

A Manmade Tropical Island Resort

Spectacular Mineral-Rich Russian Mountain Range (21 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Travel 21 Feb 2013   / 7497 views

Located within the Arctic Circle, the Khibiny Mountains are uninhibited except for a large mineral quarry that mines apatite and nepheline ores. The territory contains approximately 477 valid minerals of which 108 were first identified here.

 

Spectacular Mineral-Rich Russian Mountain Range

The Coldest Inhabited Place in the World (33 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Travel 20 Feb 2013   / 8713 views

Known as the “Pole of Cold”, the Russian town of Oymyakon has received recorded temperatues of -71°C, or -95.8°F. Surprisingly there are some people who actually still live here!

 

The Coldest Inhabited Place in the World

Carnival Fun on the Streets of Rio 2013 (59 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Travel 15 Feb 2013   / 13522 views

These gorgeous colourful costumes are one of the great features of the annual street festival.

 

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

 

Carnival Fun on the Streets of Rio 2013

A Hotel Stay Like No Other (25 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Travel 13 Feb 2013   / 3070 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   / 5052 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   / 7496 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   / 3903 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   / 5383 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   / 10860 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   / 5638 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   / 14442 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
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