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El Ateneo Grand Splendid — South America’s Most Beautiful Bookstore

By Janet / August 3, 2016

How can old theaters shine without any more play? Here’s the best example of a stunning rebirth. Grand Splendid Theater in Buenos Aires, Argentina has a history of almost a hundred years, and it was successfully converted into a beautiful bookstore called El Ateneo Grand Splendid. Literally its name has indicated the charm of the […]

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Art Nouveau door of the Villa Melchiorri

By Janet / July 14, 2016

I found this photo on Pinterest, captioned as an “Art Nouveau door in Paris”. Art Nouveau yes, Paris, no. A few pages of scrolling through my Google reverse image search leads me to a villa in Ferrara, which is said to be a highly underrated city far less visited than Florence, (but just as fabulous). Villa Melchiorri is […]

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10 Stunning Vacation Rentals For A Luxurious Summer Getaway

By Janet / June 25, 2016

At this time of year,many  are skittish about taking their vacation.If you’re still dragging your feet making those vacation plans, here are TEN stunning properties from around the world that will inspire you to get out of town ASAP. They’re located in some of the most desirable destinations around the world, with luxury amenities like home theaters, […]

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Ten Spectacular Scandinavian Houses With Green Roofs Look Straight Out Of A Fairytale

By Janet / June 21, 2016

Too many people assume green-roofed houses are for hobbits, and hobbits only. Over in Scandinavia though, things are different. They have been planting greenery atop their houses for hundreds of years,and even have a competition every year to determine the best green roof project in Scandinavia by the Scandinavian Green Roof Association! The green roof’s effect on the […]

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10 Most Glorious Spots to Watch the Sunset in the World

By Janet / June 18, 2016

For as long as I can remember, I’ve always loved watching the sunset and all the beautiful colors that come with it as it starts to become darker. The setting sun is more than just a daily ritual — it’s an example of just how beautiful the natural world can be.They say that no two […]

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7 Incredibly Beautiful Natural Sights In The UK You Just Have to Visit

By Janet / June 16, 2016

The UK, and London in particular, is one of the most visited tourist destinations in the world. The main attractions for most people visiting the UK are the iconic buildings/architecture, fascinating history, exciting cities,rich cultural traditions, even the food (okay, perhaps more so the visit to the pubs serving said food) yet not as much attention is […]

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10 Coolest Ice Bars To Combat The Heatwave In Summer

By Janet / June 12, 2016

As summer temperatures start to soar, with heatwaves across US,what’s better than having a drink with friends at a regular bar? Enjoying one in a bar made entirely of ice. If you’ve never been to an ice bar before, now’s your chance to experience one.Fantastic ice sculptures, sexy vodka cocktails, and Siberian-like temperatures – the […]

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