WORLD’S FIRST FLOATING UTOPIAN CITY

Australian house prices getting you down? Want a change of government? Grossed out by our new $10 bills? Maybe you should consider moving to this modern infrastructural paradise, soon to be planted in the middle of the ocean according to its proponents. It’s long been considered nothing but science fiction, but the world’s very first […]

THE MOST DANGEROUS DEADLY STREAM IN THE WORLD THAT SWALLOWS PEOPLE

Between Barden Tower and Bolton Abbey in Yorkshire, England, lies one of nature’s most dangerous booby traps. It’s a small innocuous-looking mountain stream, about six feet across, known as Bolton Strid, or simply the Strid. But below the water’s surface is a deep chasm with powerful undercurrents that pulls anybody that falls into it to […]

THE TOWN THAT PRODUCES NO TRASH ” THE ZERO WASTE TOWN”

At times, separating trash between paper and plastic can be time-consuming. But it’s nothing compared to the recycling efforts of residents in Kamikatsu, a small village in southwestern Japan. They sort their garbage into 34 separate categories of waste, as noted in this video discovered by Fast Company. Residents sort their trash into super-specific categories, […]

THE VILLAGE THAT TURNS BOMBS INTO SPOONS

The Vietnam War ended 40 years ago, but left a deadly legacy, especially in Laos. The US military dropped more than 2 million tons of bombs on the country during the war between 1964 and 1973, making Laos the most heavily bombed country in the world on a per capita basis. There were more than […]

THE AMAZING HOTEL ON TRUCK FOR THE SURFERS

‘Truck Hotel’ is an amazing double-decker pad for surfers . The trouble with hotel rooms is that they’re so darn stationary. Once booked, you’re locked into the location for the entirety of your stay, with no chance of venturing to places far beyond. Of course, you could always travel in a camper van, but the […]

THE SHOCKING DEVICE THAT AWAKES SLEEPY DRIVERS WITH AN ELECTRIC PULSE

Drowsy driving may not be as frowned upon as drunk driving but it can be just as dangerous. Drowsy drivers may cause as many as 6,000 fatal crashes each year in the United States, according to the Center for Disease Control. And although coffee, energy drinks, and loud music can help keep drivers awake, they’re […]

MAKHUNIK : THE 5000 YEAR OLD CITY OF THE DWARFS

THE LITTLE VILLAGE OF IRAN In a remote corner in Iran’s South Khorasan Province, near its border with Afghanistan, is a village that, until about a century ago, was inhabited by people of very short stature. Indication of their dwarfism is found in the local architecture. Of the roughly two hundred stone and clay houses […]

NEW DUBAI CRUISE TERMINAL TO OPEN IN 2020 TO PROMOTE TOURISM

Cruising in the Middle East is about to start a new chapter. This week, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed, Vice President and Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates and Ruler of Dubai, approved the building of the Dubai Cruise Terminal, a partnership between Meraas (a Dubai-based holding company) and Carnival Corporation in the developing Dubai […]

TOP LIST OF BEST AND WORST AIRPORTS IN THE WORLD 2018

Changi International Airport is the best airport in the world for 2018, according to a survey of global travelers.  Switzerland’s Zurich Airport progressed to second place after coming in at No. 3 in 2017. It was followed by Istanbul Ataturk, Copenhagen and Munich airports which filled the rest of the top five. All the airports […]