Dubai-Built on sand and oil

Mention that you live in Dubai and you'll always provoke a reaction. Often, it's one of wonder ('Are the motorways really paved with gold?');...

La Rignana – Luxury Villa in Chianti

A long way from the main roads in Chianti wine country, tucked within 300 acres of forest, olive groves, and vineyards, sits a refined...

10 Amazing Underwater Hotels

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to stay underwater, surrounded by scores of marine life? You aren’t the only one to...

Carnegie Hall

Andrew Carnegie (1835-1919), an immensely powerful leader of industry and a philanthropist, commissioned Carnegie Hall in 1890 to create a venue for the Oratorio...

The Adirondacks-Getting Wet & Wild

When a Dirondack State Park was created in  1892, the state constitution declared  its public lands would be “forever kept as wild forest land.”...

Texel Island- Wadden Sea Eco-Paradise

When the tides pull out from Texel Island, they  leave  behind  broad  glistening  mud flats,  where  the  North  Sea  had  been  lapping  only  hours ...

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