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21 Places To See Before You Die

21 Places To See Before You Die
No matter how advanced our cities and technology is, eventually we get tired of all the noise, stress and crowd of the city and want to be in the nature. Humans have transformed Earth beyond recovery, but luckily not everything is lost yet. Beautiful mountains, blue water lakes, magnificent oceans with fabulous islands – our planet has many breathtaking places and awe-inspiring sceneries just waiting for you to discover them. However, life is short, and the funds are limited, so we have to narrow down the selection. We’ve picked 41 most amazing places in the world, however it is said that “beauty is in the eye of the beholder”, so you may as well have your very own personal list of places to see before you die. 1. Bamboos for: James Marvin Phelps , Rob Inh00d Antelope Canyon is the most-visited and most-photographed slot canyon in the American Southwest. 2. Bamboos for: Jo@net , Goianobe , CX15 3. Bamboos for: MarcelGermain , Maggie & David 4. Bamboos for: iujaz , aquabumps 5. 6. 7. 8. 9.

Igloo Hotel Découverte de cet hôtel très suprenant avec un véritable village d’igloo basé à Kakslauttanen, en Finlande. Chaque igloo est équipée de verre afin de de contempler les aurores boréales et les d’étoiles. Construit à partir de verre thermique spécial, les 20 chambres sont chauffées. Expedia Encourages You to Find Your Story with New App Travel and soul searching are inextricable partners. Some of the world’s greatest literary stories are hinged on enlightened journeys. Kerouac took to the road, Thompson rambled to Vegas, de Saint Exupéry’s Little Prince explored the Sahara, Agatha Christie solved murders on the Orient Express, and Hemingway ambled around Spain. And where there’s travel, there’s a definite need to find a mode of transport, though we’ll pass on the boat Yann Martel stranded his character Pi on, thanks very much. Since it launched its Find Yours campaign last fall, Expedia has been exploring this intersection of adventure and practical locomotive needs with a series of moving and, dare we say, inspiring films about people who’ve found whatever it is they’re looking for--curiosity, perspective, strength--through travel. Now, Expedia has handed the "Find Yours" storytelling over to its customers with an interactive Facebook app that allows users to make their own transformational videos.

10 Things I’ve Learnt From a Year of Backpacker Travel | BackpackerBanter.com Not A Bad Year! I’ve been on the road this time around for just over a year now (how time flies when you’re having fun hey?!) and it’s been the first major adventure where I’ve been bouncing around countries heaps. Needless to say along the way I’ve learnt alot on how to backpack and travel long term, made some mistakes and generally got more of a grasp on how I want to explore and structure my trip! I thought I’d pass on some bitesize chunks of this knowledge to help you with your plans! So here’s 10 Thing I’ve Learnt From a Year of Backpacker Travel; Planning – It Needs To Be Flexible! What have you guys learnt from your travels?

31 beautiful sights on this incredible planet Sossusvlei means "the gathering place of water" but you'll need to bring your own if you don't want to dehydrate at this, one of Namibia's most outstanding attractions. Torres del Paine: created with screen savers and inspirational corporate posters in mind. We love the wildebeest migration, which traverses the major nature parks in Kenya and Tanzania throughout the year, and so do the lions. Orion, Pegasus and about a million of their friends are visible in Mackenzie Basin in New Zealand. With its mountain backdrop and shores lined with ancient houses, the Nanxi River inevitably became the cradle of classic Chinese water-and-ink painting. It's also where travelers can watch local fishermen team with cormorants to catch fish. Lucky us, the world didn't end in 2012, so we still have time to see the Mayan ruins in Palenque. Your camera's memory card might blow up inside this Iceland volcano, but otherwise it's all cool. Monument Valley -- more beautiful in reality than in the movies. 1. 2. 3.

Île de Baffin Un article de Wikipédia, l'encyclopédie libre. L’île de Baffin, parfois nommée Terre de Baffin (Qikiqtaaluk en inuit ou encore Helluland (« terre de la pierre plate ») en vieux norrois), est l’une des îles de l'archipel arctique canadien, dans le territoire du Nunavut. C’est la plus grande île du Canada et la 6e du monde (5e en excluant l'Australie), avec une superficie de 507 451 km², soit une surface très légèrement supérieure à celle de l'Espagne. Histoire[modifier | modifier le code] L’île de Baffin est habitée vraisemblablement depuis plusieurs millénaires par les populations inuit. Du point de vue européen, l’île de Baffin fut découverte en 1576 par le navigateur anglais Martin Frobisher quoique déjà relatée par les Vikings comme l'Helluland de la saga de Leif Erikson dès 986. Géographie[modifier | modifier le code] Image satellitaire de l'Île de Baffin Côte nord-est de l'Île de Baffin. L’île de Baffin est séparée du Québec au sud par le détroit d’Hudson. (en) Atlas de l'ïle de Baffin

11 million downloads on, Expedia 3.0 taps live data to create visual itineraries on iOS and Android We last caught up with Expedia back in November, just as it had rolled out a new iOS and Android mobile app, adding flight information, special offers and high-res hotel photos. Now, the online travel behemoth has launched a much more significant update with version 3.0 for iOS and Android, introducing new visual mobile itineraries which are connected to the traveler’s Expedia itinerary. Indeed, the latest mobile Expedia incarnation gives travelers up-to-date information using a set of visual cues, tapping location-aware smartphone features and time-zone updates to surface the most relevant part of the itinerary. The new itineraries feature updates its information in real-time as a traveler moves from A to B, and even lets users share their itinerary via email and text message. It covers flights, displaying confirmation codes, airlines, flight numbers, travel dates/times, gate information and flight status, as well as flight maps showing pins for departure and arrival.

mon tour du monde en video Après mon éprouvante expédition en Papouasie indonésienne, j’avais besoin d’un lieu où je pourrais me détendre et me reposer. Quoi de mieux que des plages de sable blanc parsemées de cocotiers et récifs coralliens ?! J’ai donc décidé de trainer mon corps fatigué en Nouvelle Calédonie et plus exactement sur une des îles de la Loyauté : l’Ile des Pins ou comment trouver une île qui ressemble au paradis ! Je vous laisse apprécier ma station balnéaire de remise en forme ;-) Merci au voyageur caméraman et l’un de mes meilleurs : Aurel Pops Musique : Israel Kamakawiwo’ole – Somewhere Over The Rainbow & what a wonderful world Vizeo© mon voyage autour du monde en vidéo. Les internautes ont trouvé cet article grâce aux mots clés suivants nouvelle calédoniecoin photo nouvelle calédoniemeilleur coin caledoniepirogue de nouvelle caledonie

Essentials: "How to Pack" with Ralph Lauren Ralph Lauren’s fall collections were inspired by the concepts of the Modern Explorer and the Country Gentleman. This season, partnering with the brand we took a trip into the wilderness and making sure we were ready for it, we packed these Essentials. It goes without saying that when backpacking in the wilderness, your literal survival could depend on your compass, cutting implements, canteen, and flint so we’ll get right onto the wearables that’ll keep you warm and equipped for the conditions to follow. Starting with apparel pieces, we’ve got a shirt and vest. The vest is the down Explorer Vest available in navy, orange and green ($185), and is laid over the red patterned Custom Double-Faced Workshirt ($125). Saving your neck and keeping you covered is their Lauren Men Cable Winter Beanie made of merino wool and nylon and their thick grey Big Pony Scarf ($60).

Adieu le paradis blanc: départ d'Antarctique Encore deux journées magiques sur le continent blanc, des centaines de pingouins, des icebergs, découverte de la base britannique de Port Lockroy, encore quelques baleines, et c’est malheureusement l’heure de prendre le chemin du retour vers le monde normal. Réveil à 10 heures ce 5 janvier, ma première grasse matinée à bord de l’Antarctic Dream. Le bateau est entré cette nuit dans le passage de Drake, bras de mer plutôt agité qui sépare l’Antarctique de l’Argentine. Une nouvelle soirée arrosée aidant, j’ai dormi à poings fermés mais apparemment ça a dû pas mal secouer car c’est le foutoir incroyable dans ma cabine. Première difficulté de taille: impossible de remettre la main sur mes lunettes que j’ai malencontreusement posées sur ma table de nuit hier soir en oubliant de les ranger dans leur étui. Et elles ne sont pas au pied de la table. Lunettes enfin retrouvées, à deux mètres de la table de nuit, sous l’autre lit, pas très loin de la porte. Deuxième nuit dans le passage de Drake.

Gogobot releases iOS travel app with discovery tools and photo filters Travel, then, is a voyage into that famously subjective zone, the imagination, and what the traveler brings back is — and has to be — an ineffable compound of himself and the place, what’s really there and what’s only in him.-Pico Iyer In March of this year, I wrote a post titled, “Why Gogobot makes Google and TripAdvisor look like folding car maps.” The service is fast-becoming a much-loved, travel savvy community. Later this spring, Gogobot announced major partnerships with the top travel booking sites including Expedia, Kayak, Orbitz, Priceline and Hotels.com, gearing up Gogobot to be the #1 social platform for travel and wanderlust exploration. Today, Gogobot released its much-anticipated mobile app – a tool for iPhone users to explore nearby areas, discover new restaurants, bars, activities, hotels and access itineraries created on the main site. “Travel is all about discovering new experiences and sharing them with your friends and family.

TwistedSifter 15 Amazing Castles from Around the Globe Although designed and built for the prominent purpose of defense, today the castles seem like somewhat unrealistic constructions straight from the fairytale world. From solid strongholds to oriental fortresses and highly decorative palaces, the castles are our connection to the past, where legends mix with history and reality blends with a fairyland. This fairytale castle is the historical seat of the Prussian Kings and German Emperors. Its origin dates back to the Middle Ages - it was built in the 11th century, then completely destroyed in 1423 and reconstructed in 1461. The view from the castle that stands on top of Mount Hohenzollern (855 m) is as stunning as the complex itself. The castle is located about 50 kilometers (30 mi) south of Stuttgart, the capital of the Baden-Württemberg state. Although it looks like a castle, Howard is actually a stately home - a private residence of the Howard family that has resided in the complex for more than 300 years. Burg Eltz castle.

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