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October 21, 2014

The Creepy Mummies of Ferentillo

The Creepy Mummies of Ferentillo

Below the Church of Santo Stefano in the peaceful landscape of Ferentillo, southern Umbria, were buried bodies preserved by a rare microfungus that attacked corpses and turned them into mummies. The Church was built in 15th century above an older church used as burial ground from 16th to 19th century. Some of the mummies still have beards, teeth and hairs. Some of them are elderly people, a napoleonic soldier, a murder, a victim, a mother with her child, two birds, the hunchback Severino and … [Read more...]

Escape reality at the Magic Mountain Lodge in Patagonia, Chile

Escape reality at the Magic Mountain Lodge in Patagonia, Chile

Deep within Chile’s beautiful Lake District lies a small lodge shaped like a volcano, and furnished like a tree house, complete with every modern comfort. It’s called the Magic Mountain Lodge (La Montaña Magica), and it was our pleasure to stay there last November. The Magic Mountain Lodge is located in the Huilo Huilo Biological Reserve, 500 miles south of Santiago, Chile. It is without a doubt one of South America’s most unique hotels. It’s not easy to get to, but that’s part of the adventure … [Read more...]

Kameha Bay Portals, High-Style Luxury Resort Hotel in Mallorca, Spain

Kameha Bay Portals

Tec Architecture and interior designer, Marcel Wanders, have teamed up again to create Kameha Bay Portals, a high-style luxury resort hotel in Mallorca, Spain. A little over a full year away from completion, Kameha Bay Portals has recently been admitted by the Leading Hotels of the World into its exclusive hotel association – and I thought you might be interested in taking a peek. Located on the south coast of the sunny Spanish isle, and within walking distance of the exclusive yacht harbour … [Read more...]

Checked in and Locked up at Hotel Alcatraz in London

Checked in and Locked up at Hotel Alcatraz in London

Hotel Alcatraz in London gives guests the experience of what life was like in the notorious prison Some people in England are paying to be treated like prisoners on Alcatraz. It’s billed as the world's toughest hotel and it recently opened its doors and bars to guests complete with guards. The hotel has four different 5x9 foot cells. Guests must check in at 6:30 p.m. and are given prison-issue uniforms and have their mug shot taken. While in prison they even have to complete … [Read more...]

The 5 Most Mysterious Disappearances of Great Civilizations

The Nabateans

We are living in a time when a lot of people, amongst them a lot of scientists, believe that our civilization represents the highest point of technological and social development of humanity, despite the fact that we cannot be sure ih which way humans were really living and what kind of technologies they had. The modern science is simply incapable to determine what really was happening about few thousand years ago. Scientists do believe that first intellectual human beings were present about … [Read more...]

The Underground Town of Coober Pedy in Australia

The Underground Town of Coober Pedy in Australia

Coober Pedy is small town in South Australia which is famous by precious opals that are mined in its nearby but also it is famous by pretty weird underground residences. Those structures are called dugouts by the local residents and primarily they were built with a purpose to escape from daytime heat which is unbearable down there in Australia. The name they use for those structures might sound too simple for the complex of buildings which is really existing there. They even have a church built … [Read more...]

The 5 of the Most Amazing Locations on the Earth

The 5 of the Most Amazing Locations on the Earth

Despite the fact that you have an internet connection and that you believe that you have seen every interesting location on the Earth, there will always be places which you have never seen. Earth is full of unique and exciting places, some of them are discovered and used by humans to rest and spend vacations there, and some of them are waiting to be yet discovered. We are about to present you a list of five location which we believe that they could be the most amazing places on Earth, however, … [Read more...]

Celebrating Halloween at Party Venues in London

Celebrating Halloween at Party Venues in London

Halloween is a perfect idea to celebrate autumn with your friends and relatives. Setting up the mood for upcoming Christmas, this is one of the much admired festivals and is enjoyed not only by kids but adults too. If you are also planning to host Halloween this year, here is an easy guide to arrange one at any of the party venues in London if you have not done it before. Spooky Invitations Invitations for the Halloween parties set the mood of the party.  For all those who are creative … [Read more...]

Exploring the Ancient Buildings Of Italy

Exploring the Ancient Buildings Of Italy

Most bed and breakfasts in Italy will be in close proximity to some of the most amazing and awe inspiring buildings from the Roman Empire and they stand as huge tourist attractions. The Pantheon is one of the last great buildings constructed during the Roman Empire. Standing in a city full of ruins and remnants of the great empire this building is unyielding to the storms of time. This amazing architecture has been influential to other European and American architects. The ceiling interior is … [Read more...]

Iguacu Falls – 5 Cool Facts

Iguacu Falls - 5 Cool Facts

Iguacu Falls, or Iguazu, is typically referred to as one of the most magnificent natural wonders of the world and is a place taht you must see when you visit Brazil. Located on the border between Brazil, Paraguay and Argentina these waterfalls are simply breathtaking. There's plenty to see and do when you visit, and you'll find that you can easily spend several days exploring the areas surrounding Iguazu. Extraordinary and Fascinating- The Iguaçu Falls are amazing have to visit these … [Read more...]