Peter Callesen | HipBip By exploring the relationship between two and three dimensionality in his paper arts, Peter Callesen, a talented artist from Denmark, created these amazing papercut artworks. His canvas is the commonly used 80 gsm A4 sheet of paper. Enjoy! Inkscape. Draw Freely. Scientists Discovered the Ultimate Road Trip. Here's How To Make Money on It - Roadie In the past few months, scientists have discovered the Ultimate Road Trip across America. This optimal route is the quickest way to drive across the U.S., and along the way, you’ll find a National Landmark, National Historic Site, a National Park, or a National Monument at every stop. Anyone else hear adventure calling their name? The only thing holding you up? From gas to food to lodging, driving cross-country gets expensive quickly, and you’ll need to find a way to afford it. 1. There are lots of ways to make money on the road, but Roadie may just be the easiest and fastest way to do it. Just check what Gigs are along your route and offer to help out — some drivers have ended up making hundreds, if not thousands, along the way. 2. Why not get paid while you sightsee? 3. Spending the night camping in a National Park? Now you’re ready to hit the open road and earn some extra cash to help pay for your trip! Become a Driver
Amazingly Creative Drawing Vs Photography This wonderful work has done by a very talented Belgian painter, illustrator, portraitist, caricaturist and photographer Ben Heine. This creative artist was born in Abidjan, Ivory Coast. He Studied graphic arts and sculpture and I also have a degree in journalism. Lets take a look at some of his awesome works that he calls “Drawing Vs Photography” or “Imagination Vs Reality”. Wordle - Beautiful Word Clouds It's all a fairytale!! - Globatrol Turning our backs on the coast, we made east for Pamukkale – famous for an amazing series of tiered lakes on the slopes of a mineral rich hillside and Roman ruins. The famous tiered lakes of Pamukkale Ruins of Heiropolis at Pamukkale My cynical side bubbles to the surface quite often when visiting major tourist attractions such as these lakes. You feel like you’re just a mobile ATM machine that talks back! An arid and unimpressive location other than the main attraction has been made a lot less attractive with the investment in cheesy hotels offering bright blue swimming pools nestled amongst palm trees so that you forget where you are! Walking ATM’s These ancient lakes are a geological anomaly that provided the catalyst for settlement to bloom around this area. As usual, we were met with a throng of tourists – acceptance is the key! Undies, Undies, Undies and …still Undies! Cappadocia Underground Cities – Kaymakli and Derinkuyu The whole region is just plain weird and fantastic! Uchisar Sunset
Vacation Tips for Big Families Our family loves to travel together. Finding new places to visit, explore and fall in love with is a priceless gift for our family of seven. As our family has grown throughout the years, our travel habits have definitely had to change and adapt to our larger needs. It’s funny -- once you max out of a standard hotel room (max out number is five), travel is never the same for you. We’ve done our best over the years to make travel easy, manageable and fun with our large family. I know it’s not easy to get everything planned and off your “travel to-do list” with a large family. Don’t let having a large family hold you back from traveling and experiencing amazing vacations together. Here are five tips to keep in mind when planning your family's next vacation: Fun-For-All Destinations Vacationing with a large family usually means that there are many different aged kids traveling with you. Plan Ahead Bring An Extra Set of Hands Kid-Friendly Lodging Organized Packing
Os Gémeos + Blu, Lisbon Some amazing things are happening in Lisbon; this wall is just incredible, and Sam3 is getting in on the action too. Of course, Blu's bloated corporate figure sucking the world dry is very topical. Update: the eyes of the fat corporate guy are suspended from the roof, so move in the wind. so good. See more Blu + more Os Gémeos. artists: Blu + Os Gémeoslocation: Lisbon via Os Gémeos' blog
Global Health, Local Knowledge The 9 Most Underrated Restaurants In Minnesota Posted in Minnesota April 14, 2016 by Jo Magliocco Never judge a book by its cover, and never judge a restaurant by its facade. This is something Minnesotans are especially good at. We can usually see through humble and antique exteriors, and in the case of these restaurants, it’s lucky we do! 1. This "Rapid-Service" establishment has been serving up the best burgers and fries in town since 1959. 2. While its plain exterior combined with the motel sign might inspire visions of typical chain restaurants, the Duluth Grill is anything but average serving up the freshest local foods. 3. Alright so maybe it's not glamorous on the outside, but the food is phenomenal. 4. Facebook/The Barn It might just seem like any other stop along the road, but this place is beloved by many for the delicious food and cozy atmosphere. 5. This awesome restaurant has plenty of character and is always the life of the party, but you might not be able to tell when you drive by for the first time. 6. 7. 8. 9.
Abandoned Buildings Venturing into abandoned structures is perhaps the most common example of urban exploration. At times, sites are entered first by locals, and may sport large amounts of graffiti and other acts of vandalism. Explorers face various risks in abandoned structures including collapsing roofs and floors, broken glass, guard dogs, the presence of chemicals and other harmful substances, most notably asbestos, hostile squatters and motion detectors. Some explorers wear respirators to protect their airways and proper attire to protect their bodies. Although targets of exploration vary from one country to another, high-profile abandonments include amusement parks, grain elevators, factories, power plants, missile silos, fallout shelters, hospitals, asylums, schools, poor houses, and sanatoriums. Many explorers find decay of uninhabited space to be profoundly beautiful and some are also proficient freelance photographers.