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Stunning Lake Braies, Italy

Posted by on Oct 16, 2015 in Nature | Comments Off on Stunning Lake Braies, Italy

Lake Braies is a pearl among Dolomite lakes. The Lago di Braies is situated in the homonymous valley, the Val di Braies, which diverts from Val Pusteria between Villabassa and Monguelfo. This lake, located in the heart of the Braies Dolomites, is characterised by its unique position in the north of the nature park Fanes-Sennes-Braies. The geological origin of the emerald green lake is referable to a reservoir dam, consequence of a mudflow.
Italy-Dolomites-Lake-Braies-7Also in the world of sagas the Lago di Braies has got an important role to play. According to legends, the south end of the lake, where the Croda del Becco (2,810 m) is situated, there was the gate to the underworld. This is also why the Ladin name of the Croda del Becco is “Sass dla Porta”, which means “gate mountain”.

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Don’t Miss Out on the Trip of a Lifetime!

Posted by on Sep 29, 2015 in Exotic Locations | Comments Off on Don’t Miss Out on the Trip of a Lifetime!

When you are looking for a place that is a world away, with unbelievable sites, and great food, Suzhou, China is the place to go. Experience the beautiful gardens while walking through them or while relaxing on a boat.

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Romain Bain Hammam Essalihine

Posted by on Sep 18, 2015 in Houses | Comments Off on Romain Bain Hammam Essalihine

Hammam Essalihine (Aquae Flavianae) is an ancient Roman Bath situated in the Aurès Mountains in the El Hamma District in the Khenchela Province of Algeria. As the Latin name suggests, it dates from the time of the Flavian Dynasty.
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Travel the World and Help Others While You’re At It

Posted by on Sep 7, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Travel the World and Help Others While You’re At It

Multi-tasking is a sought-after trait in today’s society, most often heralded at the top of résumés to provide a competitive edge for those in search of work. But it’s not just for the office anymore. You can now multi-task while you’re on vacation. Travel the world as a volunteer, and you’ll get to see a unique side of South Africa, make a meaningful difference in the world, and reap the benefits of being a volunteer.

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The Homestead Crater in Utah

Posted by on Sep 2, 2015 in Weird | Comments Off on The Homestead Crater in Utah

The Homestead Caldera, known locally as “The Crater” is a natural hot spring surrounded by a rock dome. It is located in Midway, Utah. It is a commercial location open year round to scuba divers and swimmers. Originally, it was accessed from a large natural opening at the top of the dome, but has since had a tunnel blasted through horizontally for easy access. The Crater began forming 10,000 years ago, and is made of minerals deposited by the rising, heated spring water.

homestead-crater-“The Crater” is estimated to be around 10,000 years old and is one of many geothermal hot pots in the Midway, Utah region. These geological features have attracted miners and workers passing through the area as a place of respite to get a little rest and relaxation.

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