Europe, Hidden Places

Where Sailors Thrive: Popeye Village, Malta

25 Feb , 2015  

Popeye Village or Sweethaven Village (as it is called in the movie Popeye), is a remote group of rustic colorful wooden houses situated on the Mediterranean island of Malta, two miles away from the Mellieħa Village. Malta is an independent European state composed of three islands located only 80 km south of Sicily, Italy. The […]

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Four Crazy Cinema Ideas for Creative Movie Nights

18 Feb , 2015  

Maybe for some of you guys these improvised cinemas will seem a little bit excessive regarding comfort or the overrated attention for “building” a special mood for the audience. Of course, all this trouble will not adjust the quality of a film, neither the perception of it in the eyes of a cinemaniac. But these types of […]

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10 Activities You Must Experience in the Himalayas

5 Feb , 2015  

The dramatic Himalayan chain is one of the world’s most admired international travel spots, with interesting activities awaiting to be explored. The natural grandeur of the mountains, the people, abundant wildlife, and even its remoteness, has drawn millions of tourists in the past 10 years. Himalaya is not just your average type of mountain resort. […]

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Epic Free Climb on El Capitan, Yosemite National Park, USA [Video]

26 Jan , 2015  

“To anyone writing about Dawn Wall, this is not an effort to conquer. It’s about realizing a dream.”: — Kevin Jorgeson Tommy Caldwell and Kevin Jorgeson are the new climbing phenomenona after they succeeded in making the first free ascent on the 3,000 feet (915 meters) Dawn Wall, the most difficult side of El Capitan in the […]

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Travel Inspired

John & Wolf: A Man And a Dog Discovering The United States

7 Jan , 2015  

“Dogs are our link to paradise. They don’t know evil or jealousy or discontent. To sit with a dog on a hillside on a glorious afternoon is to be back in Eden, where doing nothing was not boring–it was peace.” ― Milan Kundera Maybe John Stortz feels the same regarding this odyssey that he started […]

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Glow-in-the-Dark Bike Track Inspired by Van Gogh’s Starry Night

2 Jan , 2015  

Imagine taking your bike for a ride in a warm summer evening and suddenly entering a dream zone. Thousands of small sparkling lights riding along with you, as you go deeper and deeper down this magical lane. This glow-in-the-dark bicycle track has recently been opened in Nuenen, east of Eindhoven, the Netherlands. Designed by Daan Roosegaarde and […]

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Cody Townsend’s Epic Ski Trail in the Alaska Tordrillos Mountain Range [Video]

11 Dec , 2014  

Red Bull Media House, in association with MSP Films, presents  DAYS OF MY YOUTH, a new film that examines every skier’s lifelong affinity for the sport. Cody Townsend takes big mountain skiing to an entirely new level, straight-lining one of the gnarliest vertical chutes deep in the Alaska Tordrillos Mountain Range, earning himself the “Best […]

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A Thrilling Winter Accommodation Experience: Arctic SnowHotel in Rovaniemi, Finland

7 Nov , 2014  

The Arctic SnowHotel is located in the Arctic Circle, near Rovaniemi, in Lapland, Finland. Once you get there, an incredible white world reveals in front of your eyes, digging through all senses, opening a new perception about space. Often referred to as being an “exotic” destination (only if we turn our thermometer upside down), at […]

Europe, Hidden Places

Traveling to Santa Claus Village, Lapland: Christmas Traditions in Finland

6 Nov , 2014  

Reindeers, husky sleigh rides, ice sculptures and glowing Christmas trees add up to the magic of Santa Claus Village (located north of Rovaniemi), the place where Christmas feels most at home. Traveling to Rovaniemi, Lapland in Finland for Christmas is more rewarding when equipped with some general information regarding the country’s traditions. Christmas in Finland […]

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Mammut Celebrates First Matterhorn Ascent by Lighting Up Hörnli Ridge [Video]

16 Oct , 2014  

Swiss mountaineering brand Mammut paid tribute to the first ascent of the Matterhorn peak taken by Edward Whymper and his team, 150 years ago. Earlier this year, mountain climbers ascended the Matterhorn’s Hörnli ridge (in the Pennine Alps on the border between Switzerland and Italy) and lit bright red lights in order to celebrate the inaugural ascent. […]

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Paris on the Edge: The New Eiffel Tower Glass Floor [Video]

7 Oct , 2014  

What’s it like to see bits of Paris while suspended on a glass platform, 57 meters (200 feet) above soil ? It seems that millions of tourists will soon have the rushing answer to this question, as visiting the Eiffel Tower now comes with an extra “perk”. Officially opened on Monday, the 6th of October […]

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Leicester Square, London’s Cinema Land

28 Sep , 2014  

Centered around a small park, Leicester Square is an open invite for visitors to relax, take a long walk and …see a fine movie. This is a place to visit during upsetting showers or when in need of some holiday drama. Currently known as the core of the West End entertainment district, Leicester square has […]

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Three Extreme Sports You Can Try Out in London

22 Sep , 2014  

We recently shared some interesting places to dine in London, while enjoying a bird’s eye view of the city. In this post, we will have a look at three extreme sports you can practice while visiting here, just in case sightseeing gets old. #1. Ice Climbing on Vertical Chill If you’ve never tried ice climbing […]

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Eat & Chill

5 Dazzling Eating Spots With London at Your Feet

11 Sep , 2014  

We are constantly on the lookout for spectacular perspectives. If you are planning on visiting London, here are five incredible ways to have a cocktail or enjoy a good meal with panoramic views of the city below: #1. Dinner in the sky Dinner in the Sky is hosted at a table suspended at a height of […]

Hidden Places, North & Central America

10 Things to Do This Winter In Ixtapa, Mexico

8 Sep , 2014  

Ixtapa is a beach holiday retreat located in the municipality of Zihuatanejo de Azueta, in the Mexican state of Guerrero. Best to visit from mid-November to March, the resort is a good winter destination for some adventurous leisure time, as well as for visiting some interesting cultural venues. Without further ado, here are ten things […]

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