An old brewery in Zurich has been turned into a thermal bath and spa, complete with naturally heated water from a nearby spring. If you’re planning a visit to Zurich, check out the spa’s official website here. |Via|
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The Salina Turda salt mines in Turda, Transylvania, Romania, have been transformed into the world’s first salt mining history museum. The mines were excavated in the 17th century to provide Romania with the essential resource. Fast forward to today, and they are a popular tourist attraction, with a regulated temperature of 11-12 degrees Celsius and […]
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The Abbey of San Fruttuoso (translates to St. Fruitful) is located in the small Italian village of Camogli. This is also where the Italian Christ of the Abyss statue is located.
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The bronze statue, which was built to commemorate Dario Gonzatti, the first Italian to use scuba gear, is submerged at a depth of 17 meters in the Mediterranean Sea near the Abbey of San Fruttuoso in Camogli, Italy. It was placed in the water in 1954 and it depicts Christ offering a benediction of peace, […]
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Duff Beer at Moe’s Tavern! Krusty Burger! Lard Lad Donuts! The Frying Dutchman! The Kwik-E-Mart! Kang & Kodos’ Twirl’n’Hurl ride! There better be a Bort license plate at the gift shop. Opened today, August 22.
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Located in Provence, France. They bloom between June and July and can be seen until mid August. Click the photo for more, or Google image search “lavender fields” for an array from around the world.
Another example: Click below for a gallery from the Somerset Lavender Farm in England.
For more countries with lavender fields, check out this link.
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Abu Dhabi is the capital of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and over the past few years has really started to rival the better known (one hour and a half drive away) city of Dubai. Arguably its most impressive landmark is the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, which opened in 2007. From Wikipedia – “The Sheikh […]
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Located in Krausnick, Germany (60km south of Berlin) is Tropical Islands Resort, where the temperature is always 26°C/78.8°F. It’s inside the largest free-standing hall in the world, which was originally built to produce transport airships before its company went bankrupt. A Malaysian company bought the hangar, transformed it and opened the “tropical paradise” in 2004. […]
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