Top 5 Worlds Oldest Hotels

Top 5 worlds oldest hotels Japan

Prostitution might probably be the oldest ongoing profession in the world. Hence somebody had to rent out beds. Most of the world’s longest-running hotels are located in Japan, where hotels did welcome pleasure seeking Samurai fighters in the 7th century AD. But there are also some equally historic hotels outside the land of the rising sun …

If you’re going to San Francisco

If you're going to San Francisco. Photo by The Travelling Chili.

First of all: in our opinion San Francisco is not one of the most amazing cities on earth. If you have ever been to Prague, Paris, Amsterdam, Venice or Florence you know why. But within the United States, SF is a front runner. That we must admit. Still, don’t expect too much if you’re going to San Francisco …

11 Places Straight Out Of Fairytales

11 places straight out of fairytales

The following video clip is food for the senses. Some are just nice to watch via pictures. Others might be worth a mini vacation: Rakotz Bridge in Kromlau (Germany), Angel Oak in Charleston (US), Red Flute Cave in Guilin (China), Hohenzollern Castle in Bisingen (Germany), Tunnel of Love in Klevan (Ukraine), Hallstadt (Austria), Lake Reschen in South Tyrol (Italy), Hallerbos Forest in Halle (Belgium), the City Palace in Jaipur (India), Angkor’s Ta Prohm Temple (Cambodia), and the St. Basil’s Cathedral in Moscow (Russia) …

Top 10 Inner Cities 2019

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The amount of historic inner cities still being fully in tact is low. Most city councils sacrifice their old architecture in order to to keep pace with the economic needs of their region. Still, against all odds some cities successfully resist this desire to destroy history for the sake of money …

Avenue of the Baobabs Latitude Longitude

Avenue of the Baobabs Latitude Longitude

Here comes another really awesome viral picture that captures people’s imagination: A street lined with huge Baobab trees. This instafamous snapshot was taken somewhere in Madagascar. So far so good. But where exactly? …

Cabin with Tree Rooftop Latitude Longitude

Sod Roof in immediate need of repair.

Green roofs may be a new phenomenon elsewhere, but in Norway people have been planting gras and flowers atop their houses for a few hundred years already. Lush green on the roof just happens to keep a house better insulated. There are obvious advantages such as maintaining regular temperatures within the dwellings and stabilizing the houses themselves. Only sometimes things get out of control …