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World’s First Underwater Villa

The Conrad Maldives Rangali Island presented the world’s first underwater villa. They’re calling it Muraka, or “coral” in Dhivehi (the local language of the Maldives), and it’s projected to sit five meters beneath the waves of the ocean. “The first of … Continue reading

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A Trip Across Ecosystems while Climbing Kilimanjaro by Laurence Hills

“The most unforgiving filming location that I have had the pleasure to visit. The film was shot over 7 days climbing to the summit of Africa’s tallest mountain and the tallest freestanding mountain in the world. Walk from the rich … Continue reading

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Adršpach-Teplice Rock Town

The Adršpach-Teplice Rocks Town is not a town built by people but an unusual set of huge rock formations in northeastern Bohemia, Czech Republic. “The rocks take the shape of pillars, columns and walls and create a fascinating labyrinth to … Continue reading

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The Finalists of the 14th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest

© Michael B. Hardie. All rights reserved. Over the last 13 years, readers have submitted nearly 350,000 images to Smithsonian’s annual photo contest. These photos have transported us to the far corners of Earth, captured spectacular, split-second moments and introduced us to fascinating people … Continue reading

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Mika Suutari – Photographer of Mystical Nights

Mika Suutari, photographer of mystical nights in Finland. “I am an photographer from Southern Finland. I like pictures with a powerful athmosphere and I intent to have that in my photography. I hope my pictures convey the feeling I get when … Continue reading

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The Abyss Pub (Italy) – The 6th Sense Interiors

Inspired by Kraken, designers Alexandru Tohotan and Zoltan Zelenyak (Romanian design firm The 6th Sense Interiors) have created this unbelievable steampunk-bar The Abyss Pub, located in Italy. “Placed above the bar, the octopus is like a guardian of the abyss which fiercely defends the treasure of … Continue reading

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Picturesque Tree House Getaway Located in a Field of Lavender in Italy

Suite Blue, part of Hotel La Piantata, is a picturesque tree house designed by La Cabane Perchée. Located  in a scenic lavender field in Arlena di Castro, Italy, this accommodation is situated eight meters (26 feet) above the ground. With 44 … Continue reading

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117-Year-Old Color Postcards Reveal A Glimpse of Tunisian Culture at the Turn of the 20th Century

A street in Kairwan These gorgeous color postcards of Tunisia were created using the Photochrom process, and are part of The Library of Congress’ Photochrom collection. Invented by a Swiss printer in the 1880s, the Photochrom process is a technique for applying realistic color … Continue reading

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Vendors from Above by Loes Heerink

“Fascinated by the colorful arrangements of flowers and fruits strapped to the bikes of street vendors in Vietnam, photographer Loes Heerink began climbing onto different bridges around Hanoi to capture these pops of color on the streets. Heerink loved that each … Continue reading

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Südtirol by Andreas Levers

A few breathtaking landscape photos taken by media-designer Andreas Levers during a trip to the Dolomites. Website / Behance / Twitter  

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