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Patagonia This South American locale is likely the one place that’ll stay at the top of your life-list—even after you’ve visited it a few times. Much of that superiority lies in the sheer opulence of outdoor attractions, from Torres del Paine to the Lake District to Tierra del Fuego. Factor in the seasons, and the allure expands exponentially, from hiking to climbing to skiing to stomping across a glacier… Maybe carve out a full year?

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Cracking the Caribbean on a budget by Ryan Ver Berkmoes · When travelling in the Caribbean, your choices are as diverse as the islands. But you don't need to fall for the cliché of pricey beach resorts or isolated boutique getaways costing hundreds of dollars a night. Camping News 1 hr ago | Somerset County Gazette Manager Laura Humphreys, centre, with staff. GO Outdoors, which sells outdoor equipment and clothing, has opened a A 1.2million store in Taunton , creating 37 jobs and boosting the local economy. Trending on the Topix Network 4 hrs ago | ABC 27 Police: Man, 67, had inappropriate contact with minor Italy Pictures - Europe stock photos Italy's history, art, architecture, and culture have attracted travelers for several centuries. The country has harbored a refined civilization for two millenia, as demonstrated on a grand scale by the imposing ruins of Rome's imperial past, and on a more daily scale, by the excavations of private villas in Pompei. The great cities of art such as Rome, Venice, Florence, and Siena, are so laden with art, culture, and history, that they sometimes give the feeling of being museums themselves. Color and decoration is present anywhere, from the rainbow colors on the facades of the great Romanesque-Gothic churches, to the pastel multicolored palette of villagers houses. Besides being spread with many architectural treasures, the countryside also often displays a remarkable harmony between the natural environment and the human elements, one that can be reached only by millenia of patient cultivation.

Lookbooks Salvatore Piccolo Spring Summer 2014 Located in Naples, Salvatore Piccolo is best known as a Neapolitan shirt brand. Salvatore Piccolo started as a bespoke shirtmaker with the love of fabrics and craftsmanship. Later, Salvatore Piccolo offers a small collection of ready-to-wear shirts, entirely handmade in Naples. For Spring Summer 2014, he unveils a beautiful collection inspired by “Havana in the ’40s... Tomorrowland Spring Summer 2014 Eagle Cam: Turtle Bay Exploration Park: Human. Nature. Unfortunately this was an unsuccessful nesting season, as all three eggs were lost. At this point in time we are unsure what happened. If we learn more, we will be sure to let you know. BALD EAGLE FACTS Although Bald Eagles have been removed from the Endangered Species List, bald eagles are still protected under the Migratory Bird Treaty Act and the Bald and Golden Eagle Protection Act. Are native only to North America!

Caribbean climbs: the best islands for hiking Gros Piton, St Lucia The steep-sided twin peaks of the Pitons rocketing above St Lucia’s west coast are a World Heritage Site and striking icons of this intensely green island. Rising to 2,614ft, Gros Piton is its second-highest point, a mighty sugar loaf that cries out to be conquered. The four-hour round trek is one of the most appealing and easily arranged ascents in the Caribbean – but no doddle. Portraits of Dogs as They Shake Off Water For her series “Shake“, pet photographer Carli Davidson photographed curious portraits of dogs shaking off water. Use a fast shutter speed and you can capture all kinds of strange expressions on your dog’s face. You can find the rest of the photographs in the series here. Shake (via Photojojo) Image credits: Photographs by Carli Davidson and used with permission

Suits collections from Paul Smith with Christopher Rayner Paul Smith Japan unveils a nice campaign to showcase different suits from the collections Paul Smith, Paul Smith London, and PS Paul Smith. British model Christopher Rayner in beautiful suits photographed by Yuji Kawata. www.paulsmith.co.jp MOLO - Database The Molecular Logic Database is designed to provide teachers and students with easy access to our model-based activities. The activities are derived largely, but not entirely, from projects of the Concord Consortium sponsored by the National Science Foundation (NSF). The models are primarily of interactions of atoms and molecules, or rule-based genetics. The model-based activities are presented in a variety of sizes, styles, and degrees of teacher support, but a subset of Stepping Stones (See Overview of Stepping Stones) has been built to provide entries to larger domains.

Caribbean travel guide Read more: What's new in the Caribbean? The islands Click on the links below to read about individual islands. Kaleidocsope Painter Click this button to download the painting into your computer as a standard image (png) file. The file can then be opened in an image editing program such as Paint or Adobe Photoshop. (If you can't open the file, please append ".png" to the filename.) If this feature doesn't work for you, please make sure that you're using the latest browser (Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer or Safari). Alternatively if you do not have a latest browser, you can use the screen capture feature on your computer: Windows instruction here, Mac instruction here. Phone/tablet user: unfortunately at this moment this feature is not supported on tablets/phones.

Ваша туса - отстой! / Блоги / Субкультуры / Стили ABOUTOnce trust fund punks lose their savings they are reduced to riding a fixed gear bike, the same means of travel they had when they were in middle school. Their current bike build is actually less sophisticated than the ones they grew up on, but hipsters will always sacrifice the convenience of brakes for fashion. One of the most pretentious of all hipsters, fixies are primarily located in Williamsburg, Portland, San Francisco and wherever else snobs congregate these days. They tend to hang out at cafés, bike shops and anywhere else they can turn their nose at other hipsters. Usually enrolled in some form of printmaking or photography at their art school, the fixie spends more time complaining about things rather than creating them. One should not confuse a nonathletic fixie with actual racers or bike messengers.

20 Beautiful Waterfalls Hidden in North Carolina With North Carolina being home to over 250 waterfalls, its a little hard to pick just twenty, thirty, or even fifty, to explore. Despite the dreary weather currently overtaking my section of the state, making this list has me dreaming of the lush greenery of the North Carolina mountains. There is nothing quite like dipping your toes in that cool mountain water after a long summer hike on the Blue Ridge.

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