Why set up camp in one place for days, or even weeks, at a time, when you could just cycle away and stay inside your own collapsible Wide Path Bicycle Camper? Simply attach it to your bike and pedal to wherever your heart desires, as this accessory is durable, lightweight, as well as large enough for two adults to comfortably sleep inside. When you're refreshed, just fold the bed away and the trailer becomes a dining space for four adults. Underneath the bed, there's 300-liters of storage for food, water, supplies, etc. Continue reading for another video and more pictures.
Alexandru Tohotan and Zoltan Zelenyak of "The 6th Sense Interiors" have opened Enigma Cafe, the world's first steampunk-themed bar, in Cluj, Romania. In addition to the numerous kinetic sculptures - artworks in constant motion from light and ceiling fixtures, customers will also find gigantic wall clocks, rotating wheels, metallic flowers opening up on the ceiling, a live moving bird as well as a Giger-inspired robot on a bike. Continue reading for more pictures and a few animated GIFs.
This isn't a giant fossilized elephant, but rather one of the most unique rock formations you'll ever see. It's located on the island of Heimaey in Iceland, and there are two parts to this illusion: an elephant's "wrinkles" are mimicked by basalt rock, a type of material that results from the rapid cooling of thick lava, and then natural indentations that appear to form an eye, a floppy ear, as well as its trunk. Continue reading for another video, more pictures and additional information.
Measuring 140-feet long, Adastra is what happens when hydrodynamics meets aerodynamics, as the design ensures speed while at the same time, not sacrificing fuel consumption. The water vessel boasts a top speed north of 23 knots, and doesn't need to refuel but once every 4,000 nautical miles, thanks to its lightweight carbon fiber construction. Inside, you'll find 5-star amenities, including luxurious bathrooms, a bar, full kitchen, whirlpool, sauna, master cabin, two guest cabins and a massive deck for enjoying the panoramic views. Continue reading for two more videos and pictures.
One of the most unique libraries in the world, Libreria Acqua Alta, is located in Venice, Italy. Owner Luigi Frizzo opened the doors to this enchanted place approximately 10 years ago and it has become a success, even during high water, like you see in the video. One thing you may not have known is that 60% of the books are new, and in the first room, tourists can find many guidebooks about the city, as well as books on art, cinema, sports, food, and music. The second room is packed with comic books and bestsellers. If you happen to be in St. Mark's Square, this is definitely a "must see" attraction. Click here to view the first image in this week's funny Facebook status updates gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of zero gravity trick recorded with 4K cameras.
For those who demand the ultimate in luxury while on the seas, look no further than the $20-million H2ome Yachting Villa. Inside, you'll find a modern interior, designed by Genovese Studio A-LAB and Raffaella Berge, complete with plenty of teak flooring throughout as well as a state of the art kitchen. Outside, there's a stunning glossy reflective finish. Continue reading for more pictures.
Though it may look other-worldly, Fly Geyser is all natural, and basically a small geothermal geyser located approximately 20 miles north of Gerlach, in Washoe County, Nevada. The geyser started spewing water in the 1960s when a geo-thermally heated pack of water found a weak spot in the wall and began escaping when accidentally hit by drillers. The dissolved minerals rose and accumulated creating the mound on which the geyser sits. Continue reading for more cool facts.
If you thought flying first class today was extravagant, these interesting pictures show what luxury in the skies really was like during the Golden Age of Flying. To put things in perspective, an economy class ticket on TWA in 1955 from Chicago to Phoenix cost $138 round-trip, and adjusted for inflation, that equates to $1,168 today. Since in-flight television, internet, etc. did not exist at the time, many planes were equipped with dining tables - others were handed postcards to write on. Continue reading for more pictures and information.
The Land Rover Defender Icarus by South Africa-based Alu-Cab is arguably the ultimate camper vehicle, as it has the footprint of a normal off-road vehicle, but packs everything you need for an action-packed adventure. It includes everything from a roof tent that deploys in seconds to slide-out solar and a fold-away stove. There's Lumeno lights and a kitchen storage on the outside, complete with pots, pan, cups, along with plates that can all be accessed easily. Click here to view the first image in today's viral picture gallery. Continue reading for the five most popular viral videos today, including one of a tiny Norwegian town built specifically for bodybuilders.
Based on the Ford E350 van platform, the Sportsmobile's Ultimate Adventure Vehicle, priced from $80,000, has everything you need for an off-road adventure. Sporting a pop-up style sleeper camper and a spacious interior, complete with a fully-equipped kitchen as well as a dining area, makes for a great living space. Four-wheel drive, improved axles, shocks, brakes, and a 46 gallon fuel tank ensure you're never stranded out in the wild. It can also be equipped with propane, water, and electric systems powered by solar panels or generators. Continue reading for two more videos and more information.