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15 Beautiful Off-Grid Homes We’d Like to Live In. The idea of eschewing electricity, running water, and the white picket fence is a terrifying prospect for the average American.

15 Beautiful Off-Grid Homes We’d Like to Live In

Based on the number of modern off-grid homes in remote locations that rely on the sun and wind for energy, others clearly disagree. Earlier this week, we were charmed by an efficient, beautiful home located in the middle of a cornfield. We feature it past the break, along with other sustainable houses far from the rat race. The stunning green fields of Moravia. Here a combined selection of stunning landscape photos from two Polish photographers Marek Kiedrowski and Krzysztof Browko, showing the spectacular beauty of the green fields of Moravia, a picturesque region close by the city Brno in the Czech Republic.

The stunning green fields of Moravia

Green hills form amazing waves, which from some angles looks like a great green tsunami. Be Sociable, Share! 10 Best Places to Live for Escaping World Conflict. Where would you be the safest if World War 3 broke out tomorrow?

10 Best Places to Live for Escaping World Conflict

Perhaps it’s a grim subject, but safety and distance from world conflict can be a motivating factor in your choice to expatriate. At the very least, conflict around the world can weigh heavy on the soul, and it’s nice to know there are some places still left in the world where you might be left in peace. Thus, we’ve assembled a list of the 10 best places to live if you want to escape world conflict. 10. Switzerland. Plitvice Lakes National Park. Logo of Plitvice Lakes National Park Map of Plitvice Lakes National Park View of the lakes on a satellite image Plitvice Lakes National Park (Croatian: Nacionalni park Plitvička jezera, colloquial Plitvice, pronounced [plîtʋitse]) is the oldest national park in Southeast Europe and the largest national park in Croatia.[2] The national park was founded in 1949 and is situated in the mountainous karst area of central Croatia, at the border to Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Plitvice Lakes National Park

The important north-south road connection, which passes through the national park area, connects the Croatian inland with the Adriatic coastal region. The protected area extends over 296.85 square kilometres (73,350 acres). Features[edit] The national park is world famous for its lakes arranged in cascades. The lakes are renowned for their distinctive colors, ranging from azure to green, grey or blue. Origins of the name and reputation[edit] Location[edit] Routes and distances[edit] The nearest airports are Zadar, Zagreb and Rijeka.

Plitvice Waterfalls : Plitvicka Jezera, Croatia : Mountain Photography by Jack Brauer. Cenote IK KIL, a photo from Yucatan, Southeast. Maui waterfalls and pools aerial. Beautiful unique waterfall in a forest nature by behindmyblueeyes. Tunnel of Love (Kleven/ Ukraine) Green tunnel photo. Amazing appenzellerland, switzerland photo. Random photo Submit your photo Stumble Thru.

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About OneBigPhoto is your daily dose of high quality photos. 2696 photos uploaded Important stuff Top rated Top galleries Submit photo Privacy policy Wallpaper Contact us Connect with us Search Some rights reserved. ©2013 OneBigPhoto.com. The Most Magnificently Placed Hotel in the World – Hotel Salto Chico. 10 Weird and Mysterious Places on Earth. Digg 1. Mystery Spot Mystery Sport is a tourist attraction near Santa Cruz, California, famous because of its disrespect to the laws of physics and gravity. The odd cabin, although seems like lying on flat ground, makes those who enter inside swinging all the time. The most probable theory that tries to explain this says that it’s all about “tilt-induced visual illusion. 2. The question about the triangle that swallows ships, planes and all the people with them still waits for its answer. 3.

The 20 Best Travel Websites on the Internet - Golden Book Traveler. Update: Visit the 2012 version of The 20 Best Travel Websites on the Internet I hope that everyone who attended my SXSW Core Conversation panel on How to Make Money Traveling Around the World enjoyed the presentation.

The 20 Best Travel Websites on the Internet - Golden Book Traveler

As promised, I have a listing of my top 20 favorite travel websites (in no particular order). I’m still working on my eBook “70 Vacations in 7 Months“. The project has consumed most of my time of late. If you attended the presentation with myself and Tynan, shoot me over an email (if you haven’t already) and I’ll make sure you receive a free copy upon completion. Seven Things to Do in Iceland (Why You Should Go Right Now!) – Nomadic Matt's Travel Site. The world’s economy is crashing, and no country is feeling the pain of this global credit meltdown more than Iceland.

Seven Things to Do in Iceland (Why You Should Go Right Now!) – Nomadic Matt's Travel Site

The country’s overextended banking industry has collapsed, and the country has declared bankruptcy. Yes, I said the COUNTRY. The last few weeks have seen its currency completely freefall. Traveling with Light. September 30, 2013 Sasha Goldberg with his exhibition evening slideshow Munem Wasif signing a book September 30, 2013.

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