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10 Coolest & Craziest Walkways On The Planet

The common walkway is an essential device that helps us cross rugged ground, steep slopes or large gaps, but while most walkways are pretty mundane, there are a special few that are capable of taking your breath away. Whether they’re attached to the side of a mountain, precariously perched between two buildings or stretched across […]

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10 Brilliantly Alternative Houses

In the constant race to construct the most energy efficient and cost-saving homes, savvy builders and architects have turned to all types of different building materials and structures. Whether it’s using reclaimed wood to keep the building costs down, installing a green roof to lower the energy bills or converting an old grain silo into […]

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Natural Wonders

These Worms Shine Like Stars Inside a Dark Cave

Waitomo Glowworm Caves is an interesting place to visit if you are in New Zealand, it is a popular attraction that is located in Waitomo region on the North Island. The dark caves are illuminated by worms that are hanging from the ceiling. This particular glowworm species (Arachnocampa luminosa) can be found only here lighting up your way up […]

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Culture

Travel Plug Guide For Every Country – Which adapter should I take?

Choosing a correct adapter can sometimes be a dilemma for any traveller. As annoying as it sounds there are different plug and socket types in many counties so to charge your gadgets or appliances you would have to consider buying an adapter that fits the socket.  If you are planning to go abroad make sure you […]

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Natural Wonders

10 Natural Wonders of North America

The continent of North America covers a huge expanse of almost 10 million square miles, so it is perhaps unsurprising that the area is home to some of the most incredible places on the planet. Whether it’s the cold beauty of the Alaskan north or the stunning landscapes of Mexico in the far south, the […]

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Glass Walkway 4,600 Feet Above Ground in Tianmen Mountain

A visit to a mountainside walkway is always going to provide a picturesque experience but hikers travelling to Tianmen Mountain in Zhangjiajie National Forest Park, China may get a bit more than they anticipated.  Up in the Tianmen Mountain there is a glass walkway called Coiling Dragon Cliff skywalk. It is attached to the side of a cliff and […]

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Fancy Living In A Bio-climatic Sundial House?

If unusual buildings are your thing, then this sundial house in Strasbourg, France may well be your ideal home. The unique Heliodome was designed as a bio-climatic living space that keeps the building cool in the summer and warm in the winter. The giant three-dimensional sundial is positioned at a fixed angle so that it […]

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Natural Wonders

20 Natural Phenomena to See Before You Die

We live on a dying planet: Massive pollution in all its forms; melting polar ice-caps; desertification of the land; dwindling water resources; disappearing flora and fauna; toxic waste filling the oceans and rivers and all around this Dantean landscape, the ceaseless and viral multiplication of the culprit behind it all, Man. Yet for all the […]

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Dangerous Culture

12 Places You Will Never Set Eyes On

No, these forbidden places are strictly off limits to your, or anyone else’s, physical presence or prying eyes. There is no Lonely Planet or Frommer’s Guide to these places. These are simply places you will never set eyes on. Coca Cola Recipe Vault The Real Thing is locked away, heavily guarded and out of sight […]

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Fun

10 things to know before going to Zip World Slate Caverns

No matter what your age is (unless you are 70) trampolines are a huge amount of fun! While trampolines have always come in different shapes and sizes, there are few that can match the dimensions or location of the cave trampoline at ‘Bounce Below’ in Wales. The unique adventure park is located in a slate cave […]