12 December, 2019

    The website will allow you to travel the world if you are ready to take care of animals

    Imagine that you could stay in the most amazing and beautiful places of our planet during your travels - from a French farm to Australian beach villas - all this in exchange for caring for charming creatures. Trusted Housesitters provides this opportunity to anyone for just $ 100 a year. ...
    • The Gallery Hotel Art in Florence presents a stunning art installation

      The Gallery Hotel Art in Florence presents a new installation by artist and designer Simone D'Auria, “WOW - Windmill Energy,” which combines the hotel’s façade and the surrounding urban environment. WOW is the fourth installation on the facade of the Galley Hotel Art. Prior to this, many remember such spectacular objects as 2013's Up on a Bicycle, which is a chain of huge bicycles that symbolize the adventures of mankind, always looking to the future, 2014 Personal / Non-Personal - a mysterious line of creatures with the heads of different animals climbing on the facade of the hotel, which, with the help of symbols, told about the great personalities of Florence, and, finally, the “Spoon” dedicated to the EXPO-2015 in Milan - red and white spoons looked funny on the facade of the hotel, and in the square the large spoon resembled Bruno the motto of the Expo "Feeding the planet, energy for life". ...
    • On the beaches of which countries of the world sharks most often attack people

      Not all beach resorts can be called safe. Some of them regularly appear in news reports as a meeting place for people with sharks. Some seas of our planet almost do not visit large species of sharks, and somewhere vacationers regularly encounter aggressive marine predators. We tried to find out in which seas the probability of encountering dangerous animals is the highest. ...
    • The smaller the better: the size of the brain of insects depends on the size of the community

      Observations of primates and other mammals, as well as birds living in groups, revealed an interesting feature: the higher the level of socialization, the greater the volume of the brain. In this regard, the hypothesis of a “social brain” was formulated, according to which a large number of connections and complex relationships within the animal community lead to stimulation of brain activity and the emergence of consciousness. ...
    • How to touch a shark

      Moscow photographer Dmitry Vasyanovich visited the volcanic island of Guadalupe and swam with divers in the Pacific Ocean, making truly unique pictures. In his photographs, divers feed a huge shark and even touch it. From the sight seen just breathtaking! Considered the largest predatory fish on the planet, the white shark, on average, reaches a size of more than 4.5 meters, and especially large representatives grow up to 6 meters, while their weight is about 2 tons. ...
    • D-Resort Göcek - Mediterranean resort in one of the most beautiful bays of Turkey

      Gocek has long been known as a port: even the ancient Greeks came on their ships to its quiet bay, surrounded by mountains and protected from the wind by the bends of the coast and islands. Today it is one of the most prestigious yacht centers in Turkey: there are six marinas with sailing and motor yachts. Due to its convenient location - just 20 minutes from Dalaman Airport - this place is popular for weekend trips and for relaxing before or after yacht cruises. ...
    • Spring fares from Singapore Airlines!

      Plan your perfect vacation in advance. And if you take advantage of the spring promotion Early Birds from Singapore Airlines, you can plan trips at competitive rates for air travel. In the midst of spring, the airline makes a present to its passengers and again launches a promotion familiar to many for travelers who book their vacations in advance. ...
    • Time Travel: Famous World Attractions During Their Construction

      A book called Paper Time Machine, released by Wolfgang Wilde, is a real find. On its pages you can find as many as 130 curious and unique historical photographs specially selected by the author for publication. This book literally changes the idea of ​​the past, because it is filled with extremely rare photographs that have been restored in color. ...
    • In Zimbabwe built a termite building that does not need air conditioning

      Architects and designers often draw inspiration from the wildlife world and borrow interesting ideas from animals. For example, in the capital of the African country of Zimbabwe, the city of Harare, not so long ago a building unique in its structure appeared. Engineers took as a basis the “layout” of termite mounds and created a duct system in the building that helps reduce energy costs for air conditioning. ...
    • The man spent 40 years renting the craziest roadside business buildings in the US

      The 50s of the last century were the era of kitsch-style motels, extravagant shops, and eccentrically designed restaurants that sprang up along roadsides across America. By the 70s, suburban shopping centers and interstate highways led to the fact that all these colorful institutions were forced to fight for the blood for customers. ...
    • 20 cool travel tattoos that inspire new travel

      Travelers constantly collect something - passport stamps, coins, fridge magnets and travel photos. However, some still prefer longer-lasting adventure reminders, such as tattoos. We have made for you a selection of the most beautiful and original travel tattoos that will surely inspire you to perpetuate your love of travel! ...
    • Autumn marathon

      Summer is over, but the most important events in Estonia are just beginning! On fine September days, the island of Saaremaa invites everyone to a gastronomic holiday, the border city of Narva calls for an opera festival, Tallinn organizes an architectural biennale, gathers for crazy student days in Tartu, and tests are held for the most experienced cyclists in Võrumaa county. ...
    • Rock carvings that are no longer anywhere in the world: hand cave in Argentina

      In the south of Argentina, in the Rio Pinturas river valley, there is one of the most stunning caves in the world with unusual cave paintings. If the inhabitants of Eurasia and Africa preferred to draw wild animals, everyday scenes and moments of hunting, then the ancient inhabitants of South America left their handprints to posterity. This is the Cave of Hands, or Cueva de las Manos, as this place is officially called in the Argentinean province of Santa Cruz. ...
    • How much will travel made famous in 10 popular films cost?

      How do you plan your trip? Carefully calculate each ruble or dollar, and then clearly adhere to the budget or estimate the approximate cost and take a little more money in reserve? It seemed to us here that our favorite movie heroes are the most carefree in this matter. They generally do not care about the cost of tickets, hotels, food and visiting attractions. ...
    • 15 breathtaking wildlife shots of Russia, from which you open your mouth!

      Last year, National Geografic presented the best works of the photo contest "Wildlife of Russia 2015". We can only state the fact that it is impossible to look at these pictures with indifference, and the people who took them are simply unrealistically talented and lucky. After all, how else to explain that each of the frames is breath taking? ...
    • 5 come true works of Jules Verne, because of which you begin to consider him a prophet

      The writer and geographer Jules Verne was born in France in 1828 and is considered one of the founders of such a popular genre of literature as science fiction. In addition, even now, his novels occupy top positions in the ranking of the most translated works. And not surprisingly, his creations have long become classics, it is interesting to read them at any age and re-read more than once. ...
    • Stunning Eye: a round lake with a mysterious island is found in the swamps of Argentina

      Despite the fact that outside the window of the XXI century, there are still enough places on our planet that are little studied and almost unknown to people. The swampy regions of Argentina are one of them. Therefore, it is not surprising that a previously unknown lake was discovered there, which surprised the public a lot. The find was made by accident: the film crew was looking for a place to work on a new film. ...