Architecture and art, Photography, Sightseeing, Uncategorized

Street art in Cuenca, Ecuador – the secret of turning walls into canvas

You’ve got to admit – graffities are everywhere. It’s simply impossible to imagine yourself in a world where there’s no scratch on the public toilets, no tags on old railway carriages, or on the road signs. But it’s always puzzled me how talented street artists not only fail to get the proper consideration for their works, but are often put in the situation to pay fines.   It’s partly why I’ve always been impressed by…

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Photography, Uncategorized

Wildly inspiring rock climbing photos

Rock climbing is difficult, but with passion and motivation, you can make anything happen. If these pictures don’t inspire you to get into it and start considering rock climbing… then I don’t know what will.              ……

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Architecture and art, Europe, Sightseeing, Travel Tips, Uncategorized

Venice – the best time you’ll have getting lost

Because you most certainly will get lost. In most of the situations, it’s not even a matter of time – there’s too much challenge even for a great map to save from this. Yet what you should wonder if whether or not you want to be saved. You see, I’m all for planned travels, I believe they reflect our interest for the locations. But Venice is the exception that I’d always advice people to make…

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Architecture and art, Financing & Budget, Travel Tips, Uncategorized

The world’ most famous School of Witchcraft and Wizardry, now available for you

  Accio Hogwarts             Since Halloween is coming, we thought that instead of giving you ideas of what to wear, we could help you immerse in a completely fictional universe. The good thing is that you don’t need any special qualifications to enter the Harry Potter universe. If you’ve been waiting a day too much for your letter to Hogwarts, it’s time to visit it without any special invitation. From muggles to top wizards, anybody can…

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Health & Safety, Sightseeing, Things to do, Travel List, Travel Tips, Uncategorized

Where beauty meets adrenaline – incredibly dangerous roads

Valli del Pasubio, Italy Of course from a point on there’s restricted vehicle access, but when did this last stop anybody? And if drivers tend to think twice before venturing, the cyclists aren’t made to follow the rules. What makes it famous are the stunning views and the legend says that you can’t just go there only once. The true surprise that people most often don’t expect when coming to this place is the huge…

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Financing & Budget, Gear & Equipment, Health & Safety, Photography, Uncategorized

The hitchhiker’s guide to Antarctica: basic tips

Antarctica is one of the world’s craziest settings in terms of good looks. It’s out of this world and not just because it’s extremely difficult to get there, but the setting looks miraculous and most certainly you are going to end up taking over a thousand amazing pictures and return home with what’s going to look like a photo-journalistic approach of the place. Because of all the destinations in this world, Antarctica is the place…

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Architecture and art, Asia, Culture and religion, Food, Sightseeing, Things to do, Transportation, Travel Tips, Trip reviews, Uncategorized

Get a sense of the metropolitan life in Shanghai

There is no typical guide to visiting this city, and the impossibility of making it fit into a pattern is what makes it so memorable, after all. Unlike many of the popular tourist destinations, it’s hardly possible to make a list of monuments of which the Internet says they’re a must. Instead, Shanghai is all about discovering the bewildering variety, unfolding on the street level. And although it’s called the Paris of the East, you’ll…

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Endangered animals you should see before it’s too late

It’s a fact, although nobody seems to notice it, that almost 150 (sometimes up to 200) species of animals go extinct every day. It’s also scientifically proven that the natural extinction rate is almost 1,000 times higher because of the human presence and its consequences. There’s truly little we could individually do to prevent these disasters from happening, but what’s really worth doing is taking some time to admire the endangered species before it’s too late….

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Asia, Photography, Sightseeing, Uncategorized

North Korea how you’ve never seen it before

I’ve never heard anyone say anything positive about North Korea. And neither did the producers of this video, city-branding pioneer J T Singh and flow-motion videographer Rob Whitworth. The video is presented as a need to properly inform the Western countries about what really happens there. A city vision through time-lapse photography, explained: There are numerous speculations about the way in which human rights are not respected in this country, how nothing’s popular aside from the…

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Architecture and art, Eastern Europe, Things to do, Uncategorized

Romanian pub immersing visitors into the steampunk universe

Joben Bistro is literally out of this world – fairy and sensuous for all the steampunk lovers, this fantastic paradise is nothing but a regular pub, in Cluj Napoca, Romania. As you’ll discover here, there’s more than Dracula to this country and although its position in Eastern Europe suggests it’s a developing country (and it is!), there are dazzling places to explore here. The steampunk heaven we’re talking about is very trippy, and its first…

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