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A Russian fisherman photographs the fascinating sea monsters he brings to the surface

A Russian fisherman photographs the fascinating sea monsters he brings to the surface

The seabed is inhabited by strange but fascinating creatures! A Russian fisherman proves it to us by posting pictures of the animals he is hauling up in his nets. The Twitter account of Roman Fedortsov, a Russian fisherman, is full of pictures of the strangest […]

Goliath: the biggest spider in the world is aptly named

Goliath: the biggest spider in the world is aptly named

Imagine a spider as big as a child's forearm and weighing as much as a puppy... The English call it Goliath birdeater (bird eating Goliath). Scientists consider it to be the largest spider in the world. In short, if you are arachnophobic, you shouldn't stay long […]

The 17 strangest streets in the world

The 17 strangest streets in the world

Summary Angel Place, Sydney, Australia Caminho do Comboio, Funchal, Madeira, Portugal Ebenezer Square, Wick, Scotland Maeklong Railway Market, Thailand Avenida 9 de julio, Buenos Aires, Argentina Paper Streets, Pittsburgh, USA Norderstraße, Flensburg, Germany […]

Back in the days when you ate well on the plane: Scandinavian Airlines meal trays

Back in the days when you ate well on the plane: Scandinavian Airlines meal trays

There was a time when airplane food trays looked much better than what we are served today... How well we ate back then! Today, when you take a plane, especially for a long haul, you will naturally have lunch or even dinner. And then suddenly, as the "trolley" […]

The secret room of the airplanes where the crew sleeps on long-haul flights.

The secret room of the airplanes where the crew sleeps on long-haul flights.

Not many people know about this piece that was stolen from the planes... When you are on a long-haul flight to Asia or the west coast of the United States for example, it is important to get some sleep, so that you do not arrive out of phase when you arrive. You […]

25 dream hammocks

25 dream hammocks

Which hammock would you choose for your summer naps? The hammock is probably one of the most representative symbols of summer. It only takes 2 trees to install a traditional hammock, but some people compete in ingenuity to have a dream hammock. The 25 hammocks […]

The first world tour in history

The first world tour in history

Do you know who initiated the first round-the-world trip? Today, a round-the-world trip is accessible to anyone. With a few thousand euros in your pocket and time in front of you, going on a trip around the planet is easy. This was not the case at the time of […]

The 17 most expensive buildings in the world

The 17 most expensive buildings in the world

Summary 17. Wembley Stadium in London 16. Taipei Tower 101 in Taipei 15. The Palazzo Hotel in Las Vegas 14. Bank of China Tower, Hong Kong 13. Princess Tower, Dubai 12. The Bellagio Hotel in Las Vegas. 11. Antilia, in Bombay 10. City of Dreams, Macau 9. The Venetian […]

How do you survive a plane crash?

How do you survive a plane crash?

Increase your chances of survival in a plane crash! A few tips could help you get out of an accident. Here are a few tips and good plans to maximize your chances of survival in the event of a plane crash Who hasn't thought of that when they get on a plane? Air […]

What are the most dangerous cities in the world?

What are the most dangerous cities in the world?

Ranking of the world's most dangerous cities Drug trafficking, gang warfare, political instability, corruption and poverty. These are all reasons that turn some of the world's cities into a veritable powder keg! Unsurprisingly, Latin America is the deadliest […]

A floating suite with an underwater room!

A floating suite with an underwater room!

Sleeping in an underwater suite is the attraction of this special hotel in Zanzibar! A room 4 meters underwater At this hotel in Zanzibar, Tanzania, you can sleep in a glass-walled room, surrounded by the local underwater life! Not recommended for the claustrophobic, […]

37 incredible natural phenomena in the world

37 incredible natural phenomena in the world

Summary A living rock in Chile Methane bubbles trapped under the ice Giant crabs in Tasmania Flying fish Gigantic crab migration on Christmas Island (Australia) Catatumbo Storm A water hole in Belize formed by erosion Gateway to Hell in Turkmenistan Volcanic storms […]

The 10 most dangerous and unusual airports in the world

The 10 most dangerous and unusual airports in the world

Summary 10. Princess Juliana International Airport, Sint Maarten 9. Savannah/Hilton Head International Airport, Georgia, USA 8. Ice Trail, McMurdo Antarctic Base 7. Vancouver International Airport, Canada Gisborne Airport, New Zealand Barra Airport, Scotland Don […]

Where were your wallpaper photos taken? We reveal it to you

Where were your wallpaper photos taken? We reveal it to you

Where do the pictures of landscapes in the wallpapers come from? Have you ever wondered where the place on your desktop photos might be? Have you ever wanted to dive into the perfectly blue waters of your wallpaper? Well, now you'll finally know where they were […]

25 anecdotes and surprising facts about the Titanic

25 anecdotes and surprising facts about the Titanic

An Australian billionaire wants to build a replica of the Titanic, an opportunity to look back at a few anecdotes about the famous liner. While an exact replica of the Titanic should be built in 2018, Toolito offers you to (re)discover 25 surprising facts about […]

Asian landscapes brought to light by a photographer

Asian landscapes brought to light by a photographer

Breathtaking photos of Weerapong Chaipuck Asia is a beautiful and mysterious continent with breathtaking landscapes and deep-rooted traditions. This is exactly how the Thai photographer Weerapong Chaipuck shows it in his pictures. In admiring his work, it is hard […]

The 8 countries with the largest gold reserves

The 8 countries with the largest gold reserves

France now has the third largest stock of gold in the world. In six months, Russia has bought 54 tonnes of gold and its reserves are now larger than those of China. According to analysts, this is how the Russian economy is reducing its dependence on the dollar […]

The 7 wonders of the ancient world: only one still standing

The 7 wonders of the ancient world: only one still standing

Summary 1. The pyramid of Cheops in Egypt 2. Hanging Gardens in Mesopotamia 3. The statue of Zeus in Greece 4. The Temple of Artemis in Ionia (present-day Turkey) 5. The tomb of Mausole in Carie (present-day Turkey) 6. The Colossus of Rhodes in Greece 7. The Lighthouse […]

12 baby animals in their mother's womb

12 baby animals in their mother's womb

These photos of animal fetuses will touch and amaze you! You have to see it to believe it. You've certainly had the opportunity to see dozens of photos of animals still as babies with their families, but this time it's from a totally different angle that you'll […]

The sizeable projects of the future tallest towers in the world

The sizeable projects of the future tallest towers in the world

What will be tomorrow's tallest towers? Focus on the projects and constructions in progress that will see the light of day by 2020. You've probably noticed that skyscrapers are growing like mushrooms... Especially in some parts of the world like Asia and the Middle […]

30 photos of the world's scariest parties

30 photos of the world's scariest parties

Summary Halloween Día de Muertos Wilder Mann Guy Fawkes Night Lantern Festival Ghost Festival Up Helly Aa Gai Jatra Famadihana- Which of these festivals scares you the most?The most terrifying parties and festivals in the world: 30 chilling photos to get ready […]

7 really weird ocean creatures

7 really weird ocean creatures

Fantastic creatures in the heart of the ocean In the depths of the ocean, there are fascinating but also frightening creatures that you wouldn't want to come across. Here are some pictures and anecdotes about these very, very strange sea creatures. The Hatchetfish […]

Scott Keyes, the man who travels for free...

Scott Keyes, the man who travels for free...

This man is playing with the air transportation system so he's never paid for a plane ticket... Scott Keyes is not your average traveler. Don't believe by this introduction that he travels around the world by being invited to people's houses as Antoine de Maximy […]

Top 12 Predictor Animals

Top 12 Predictor Animals

Summary Paul the octopus (World Cup 2010) Achille the Cat (2018 World Cup) Nelly the German Elephant (World Cup 2010, Euro 2012) Alf the English Penguin (2014 World Cup) Flopsy "Predictaroo" the Australian kangaroo (2014 World Cup) Mrs. Shiva the Swiss guinea pig […]

42 colorized photos depicting the 20th century

42 colorized photos depicting the 20th century

These 42 photos retrace the history of the previous century. They have been colored for better and for worse. The twentieth century saw the birth and death of various political ideologies, the technological innovation capable of taking man to the moon, the genesis […]

When is the best time to book your hotel for the summer?

When is the best time to book your hotel for the summer?

The travel website TripAdvisor has just published its report about the best times to make good deals on hotel reservations. Not always easy to know when to book your accommodation for the summer holidays. We tend to think that the more we do in advance the better. […]

Around the world in a few statistics

Around the world in a few statistics

Go around the world on foot, by bike, by hitchhiking, by submarine, with 0€, 2€, 5€, 10€, 500€ per day... There are all kinds of round-the-world tours! In fact, every round-the-world trip is different and when you start a round-the-world trip, you're […]

20 unusual flowers that look like something other than flowers

20 unusual flowers that look like something other than flowers

These flowers look like everything but flowers! If you arrived on another planet, this is the kind of thing you would expect to encounter. But these strangely shaped flowers are part of our world! Flowers have attracted the attention of man, who uses and cultivates […]

5 unusual parties around the world

5 unusual parties around the world

Top 5 craziest festivals In a world like ours, where our differences are our first wealth, it is not surprising to see customs or other religious festivals as surprising as each other... Here is an excerpt from 5 of them: The turning of the dead in Madagascar Commonly […]

Geocaching: discover the trendy and life-size treasure hunt

Geocaching: discover the trendy and life-size treasure hunt

Treasure hunts and treasure hunt fashion and treasure hunt games with geocaching If you don't know what to do on your next vacation, here's a new travel trend: treasure hunting. It's called geocaching and this new way of walking around and experiencing new things […]

19 complaints from crazy travellers

19 complaints from crazy travellers

When travelers send absurd complaints to travel agencies... Unfortunately, the summer holidays are a distant memory. You are now at work thinking back to all those good times spent on the beach on warm evenings, unforgettable meals in hidden places off the beaten […]

16 people pushing the limits of adventure

16 people pushing the limits of adventure

These modern-day adventurers will make you want to travel... They are of all ages and have proven to the world that anything is possible with a little envy, naivety and organization (and not necessarily money, you'll see). They are travellers above all, explorers, […]

A map gives the names of the countries in their native language.

A map gives the names of the countries in their native language.

This world map shows the names of the countries as their inhabitants call them. Cultural minute for you:Endonymy is the fact that a name is regularly and commonly used by a population to designate itself or the place where it lives in its own language ( A brilliant […]

The 20 countries where people drink the most alcohol

The 20 countries where people drink the most alcohol

Where do you drink the most alcohol in the world? The latest report (2014) from the World Health Organization (WHO) indicates that alcohol consumption is on the rise, with Eastern European countries leading the way. Globally, the average individual over 15 years […]

10 countries where modern slavery is rampant

10 countries where modern slavery is rampant

Slavery in the world According to the Global Slavery Index created by the Walk Free Foundation in 2013, the number of people affected by modern slavery is estimated at 30 million. 3 criteria are taken into account for this calculation: slavery, forced labour or […]

This couple of travelers get paid 8000€ per photo posted on Instagram

This couple of travelers get paid 8000€ per photo posted on Instagram

Two famous travel influencers live by posting their photos on Instagram: they explain how they pay themselves a six-figure salary! At only 26 and 24 years of age respectively, Jack Morris and his girlfriend Lauren Bullen are causing a stir on Instagram. The […]

This French girl grew up like Mowgli, in the African fauna.

This French girl grew up like Mowgli, in the African fauna.

Tippi Degree, real character from the Jungle Book? Tippi Degré is a 24-year-old French girl who didn't have the same childhood as yours. No, she didn't have video games, TV, computer or dolls. No, she didn't have any friends named Thomas, Pierre, Marie or Alexandra. […]

22 sumptuously furry animals

22 sumptuously furry animals

Summary A stuffed cow Long-haired guinea pig Siberian Cats Angora rabbit Tinker Horse Mary River Turtle (Elusor macrurus) Highland (cattle breed) Hairy caterpillar Dwarf hen Samoyed Afghan Greyhound Komondor says "mop dog." Wavy parakeet Hairy caterpillar (Apatelodes […]

15 barely recognizable hairless animals

15 barely recognizable hairless animals

Summary Rabbit Hamster Hérisson Kangaroo Baboon Wombat Dog Chimpanzee Rat Penguin Guinea pig Squirrel Raccoon Parrot BearAlopecia in animals is not a complex: here are 15 hairless animals that you will have trouble recognizing! Human beings are not the only ones […]

Chinese swimming pools: the most crowded (dirty) in the world

Chinese swimming pools: the most crowded (dirty) in the world

In China, swimming pools are overcrowded and the water is almost toxic. Swimming has long been a symbol of physical strength in China, but outside of top sports schools, competitive swimming is not the preference of ordinary Chinese who prefer to make it a hobby. […]

In Russia, the decommissioned diamond mine at Mirny

In Russia, the decommissioned diamond mine at Mirny

The diamond mine in Mirny, Russia, is one of the most impressive open-pit mines in the world! Among the most extraordinary (and strange) places our planet has to offer, the Mirny Diamond Mine (or Mir Mine) in Russia is surely one of the most impressive. At the […]

What is a volcanic storm?

What is a volcanic storm?

Where does lightning come from in a volcanic eruption? We explain to you what a famous "volcanic storm" is. Etna has just erupted, and on the images captured by the Sicilian photographer Marco Restivo, we can see the appearance of lightning in the ash cloud. This […]

5 airports for shopping

5 airports for shopping

Duty free and shopping tips for airport terminals Airports never cease to be crowded with an ever-increasing flow of passengers year after year. We have already talked about air traffic figures around the world to explain that the number of travellers is enormous. […]

The 10 most dangerous dishes in the world

The 10 most dangerous dishes in the world

Summary Cassava The Fugu Casu Marzu Hákarl The achée (Blighia sapida) The cashew nut The bullfrog The Elderberry The Sannakji Blood ClamsThese 10 foods can be deadly They are delicious dishes or exotic specialties that we might find on our plates every day, […]

Wiesn Koks, the weird, legal drug that rocks at Oktoberfest...

Wiesn Koks, the weird, legal drug that rocks at Oktoberfest...

There is a bizarre, yet legal drug that the locals are crazy about during the Oktoberfest in Munich. To the question "which powder is white, and sniffs at the Oktoberfest?" one is tempted to answer cocaine. In reality, it is Wiesn Koks, a coke-like drug also known […]

50 unusual finds on Google Earth

50 unusual finds on Google Earth

ContentsStrange and amazing satellite photos Google Earth is a tool that allows you to explore the entire Earth without moving from home. This ingenious program juxtaposes billions ofsatellite images to recreate a cartography of the globe. And like their program […]

An international zip line between Spain and Portugal

An international zip line between Spain and Portugal

An unusual way to cross the border between the two countries At first glance, you will hardly notice that there is a steel cable linking Sanlúcar de Guadiana, in Andalusia, to Alcoutim, in the Algarve. With a length of 720 metres, the only zip line in the world […]

The 10 most visited countries in the world

The 10 most visited countries in the world

Contents 10. Russia - 28.4 million 9. Turkey - 30 million 8. Thailand - 32.6 million 7. Germany - 35.6 million 6. United Kingdom - 35.8 million Italy - 52.4 million 4. China - 59.3 million 3. United States - 75.6 million 2. Spain - 82 million 1. France - 82.6 million- […]

What went through the minds of the authors of those weird statues?

What went through the minds of the authors of those weird statues?

The strangest statues in the world? Artists are used to surprising us, to astonishing us, and some dare to go beyond the limits of the conventional to provoke. But most of the time, sculptors and artists remain original to create creative statues, while others […]

You have no idea how these fruits grow...

You have no idea how these fruits grow...

You probably have no idea how your favourite fruits, vegetables and spices grow. We all have a favourite fruit, vegetable or spice, but most of us probably don't know where it comes from and how it grows. We've compiled a list of 24 delicious fruits, tasty vegetables […]

The 10 busiest subways in the world

The 10 busiest subways in the world

Which subways carry the most passengers in the world? In some cities in the world, it is very easy to travel from one point to another, especially thanks to the metro. However, this same metro can prove to be hell for their regular users. This phenomenon is usually […]

How does the SNCF allocate seats on its trains?

How does the SNCF allocate seats on its trains?

The daily newspaper 20 Minutes sought to understand how the SNCF distributes its passengers between the different seats available at the time of booking. Car 6, seat 45, window side. Have you ever wondered why you sometimes land in car 6, sometimes in car 16? […]

Windows Of The World: window mosaics

Windows Of The World: window mosaics

Some Southern European cities through their windows Doors and windows are rarely the subject of attention anywhere in the world. Yet, when looking up in the streets of cities, people have sometimes looked up and seen a little gaiety. For some, it's just a way […]

25 weird customs to toast to the world

25 weird customs to toast to the world

The art of toasting in 25 countries No matter how many historical monuments you visit on a trip, or how many museums you explore, you will never understand the locals and their culture until you have a drink with them. But before you toast with your new friends, […]

10 hearts present in nature and landscapes

10 hearts present in nature and landscapes

Summary A rock in the desert Lough Bray Lover in the Irish Mountains The window in the heart of a cave Heart Reef: Great Barrier Reef in Australia A heart on the lawn A tree trunk full of love The Lake at Heart in Washington, D.C. A cloud of love Trees coming together […]

15 of the world's strangest ossuaries and catacombs

15 of the world's strangest ossuaries and catacombs

Ossuaries, catacombs, chapels of bones... call them what you like, but these creepy places are actually beautiful bone constructions... There was a time when the use of the bones of the deceased was a legitimate way for religious institutions to honour the dead. […]

Holidays in France: what to visit around you?

Holidays in France: what to visit around you?

Holidays in France: thousands of hidden treasures to explore! A wind of freedom gently blows over France. After a few weeks of vicarious travel, the country seems to be waking up again, ready to get back on track. Slowly but surely, it is now possible to leave […]

Ranking of

Ranking of "peace" in each country of the world

Which country participates the most in peace on earth? Which countries have a reign of terror? It is difficult to give a concrete answer to this question: Which country is most at peace? However, there is a lot of data that can show us the current situation in […]

Why is flying from west to east faster?

Why is flying from west to east faster?

Maybe you've already noticed it, but a flight from Paris to New York is longer than the flight back. Yet you have the same plane and the same flight crew. But the time difference is there. So why is that? The reason is to be found in the winds aloft. Planes […]

In which country will you hold a conversation in English?

In which country will you hold a conversation in English?

Where do you speak the best English in Europe? Whether you're travelling in Barcelona, skiing in Austria, or sitting in a café in Greece, it's always a good idea to learn afew basic phrases in the local language, if only to integrate with the locals. You can […]

Lifespan: how long do animals live?

Lifespan: how long do animals live?

The longevity of animals: how many years can a lion, a horse, a whale live? This infography represents the average age that some animals can reach, based on zoo reports and biologists' estimates. The data were acquired by the Field Museum of Natural History in […]

The 20 weirdest houses

The 20 weirdest houses

Some architects don't run out of imagination! To prove it, here is my selection of the 20 strangest houses : The Green House, Pembrokeshire, Wales. Few houses on earth are as green as this one. Built by Tony Wrench and made of wood, straw and recycled materials. […]

Skiathos Airport, the

Skiathos Airport, the "Sint Maarten" of Greece

Spectacular landings on the island of Skiathos You may have heard of the Princess Juliana International Airport in Saint Martin, French West Indies and its dangerous approach to Maho Beach, which has made it one of the most famous airports in the world. Apparently, […]

Latitude Zero: 40,000 km around the world

Latitude Zero: 40,000 km around the world

An adventurous world tour The "Round the World" section therefore begins with the presentation of the most extreme and difficult circumnavigation of the globe that a man has ever achieved: Mike Horn, an explorer and adventurer of Swiss and South African origin, […]

What is the most dangerous animal for man?

What is the most dangerous animal for man?

In your opinion, what is the most dangerous animal in the world? The shark? The bear? The snake? Or the man himself? When we talk about themost dangerous animal for humans, we are not talking about the one that scares you the most, or the most poisonous, but the […]

What happens when you flush a plane?

What happens when you flush a plane?

As a curious person, you probably ask yourself a lot of questions about what happens to your personal belongings when you are in an airplane bathroom. Once you've flushed the toilet, what happens? Does everything end up in the air? Explanations Technology at the […]

The best places to pan for gold

The best places to pan for gold

Gold panning is still practiced, but where? Not in France in any case. At least, this is not the spot where gold experts go. We've all fantasized about getting rich, no matter if it happened by winning the lottery or by finding a wad of bills on the ground. The […]

The strangest landscapes on Earth taken by satellites

The strangest landscapes on Earth taken by satellites

These pictures taken by satellites for Google Earth show us unusual landscapes of our planet. Since the launch of Google Earth in 2005, the whole world has had the opportunity to have access to an infinite number of landscapes seen from the sky. Millions of satellite […]

30 secrets from pilots, stewardesses and airlines

30 secrets from pilots, stewardesses and airlines

Airline" legends have been confirmed: the airlines are careful not to tell you about them! For us, the plane is the safest means of transport in the world, which is the case in short... However, we are far from suspecting that there are things that are not very […]

The Pacu, a fish with human teeth...

The Pacu, a fish with human teeth...

Pacu has a bad reputation for devouring testicles... Pacu is a freshwater fish from South America found in most rivers and streams in the Amazon andOrinoco, but it has also been reported as far away as Papua New Guinea, where it was artificially introduced using […]

19 strange and unusual international borders

19 strange and unusual international borders

Borders say a lot about the relationship between two countries Politics between two (or even three) countries has led to some rather strange sites. Indeed, each country (except the island countries) borders another country and the resulting borders can be somewhat […]

Patrick Commecy's trompe-l'oeil lights up the streets...

Patrick Commecy's trompe-l'oeil lights up the streets...

Street art by Frenchman Patrick Commecy to liven up the sad facades of towns and villages! French artist Patrick Commecy and his team of mural artists transform dull and boring facades across France into dynamic paintings full of life. His hyperrealist paintings […]

16 of the world's scariest stairs

16 of the world's scariest stairs

Those steep or dangerous stairs will make you dizzy... Watch your step as you climb these stairs, whether you are climbing steep mountains, narrow streets or famous temples. From the 70% slope of the steps of the Angkor Wat temple in Cambodia to the slippery path […]

How many tons of CO2 does your flight emit?

How many tons of CO2 does your flight emit?

Which are the busiest flights that emit the most CO2 from Paris? The editorial staff of For Travel Lovers has drawn up a list of the most polluting routes The flygskam (or "shame of flying") movement, which calls on citizens, in the name of environmental conservation, […]

Crazy numbers aboard one of the world's largest cruise ships

Crazy numbers aboard one of the world's largest cruise ships

On board the liner Oasis of the Seas, the Royal Carribean, 46,800 eggs and 10,680 hot dogs are in the fridges to feed passengers and staff. Among the mastodons that roam the seas, the Oasis of the Seas is a magnificent cruise ship from the Royal Carribean Cruise […]

Superstitions of numbers across continents

Superstitions of numbers across continents

The superstition associated with Friday the 13th is not universal. Did you know that? The meaning of the number 13 is to Europe what the number 4 is to Asia! Different continents have completely different superstitions. What does tetraphobia mean? Aversion to […]

World air traffic figures

World air traffic figures

If there is one area in travel where the figures are simply impressive, it is the air traffic figures around the world! Some figures on air traffic in the world It is interesting to note the air traffic figures. (Also learn how to follow live air traffic around […]

Does the pilot of an airplane have to inform you when there's a problem?

Does the pilot of an airplane have to inform you when there's a problem?

If your aircraft is about to crash, should the pilot keep you informed, or risk creating panic? You've all heard it at least once in your lives: the airplane is the safest means of transportation of all. This is absolutely true. But what happens when something […]

11 animal sorcerer's apprentices with real superpowers

11 animal sorcerer's apprentices with real superpowers

These strange animals have incredible characteristics You don't believe in magic? Discover these bugs with hallucinating powers! Simple impression or real prowess, they all do something that will arouse your curiosity... The Apogonidae (Fish): It spits fire... When […]

What happens to your luggage lost in airports?

What happens to your luggage lost in airports?

If you have lost your suitcase or bag on a plane or in an airport, chances are that its contents will end up in this place: a huge shopping mall in the United States run by a family of Americans who buy back lost luggage and resell the thousands of clothes and […]

Aogashima in Japan: the volcanic island lost in the middle of the ocean

Aogashima in Japan: the volcanic island lost in the middle of the ocean

Summary In the footsteps of the volcanic island of Aoga in Japan What's behind Aogashima in Japan? How to get there- How?- How? When? To sleep there- On the spot To eat there What budget should you plan to visit Aogashima, Japan? To take in my backpack What […]

The 10 weirdest festivals in the world

The 10 weirdest festivals in the world

Summary Kanamara Matsuri (Feast of the Iron Penis) Cooper's Hill Cheese-Rolling and Wake Hadaka Matsuri (Naked Man's Day) Monkey Buffet Cat Gastronomy Festival El Salto del Colacho (baby jumping) Festa del Cornuto (Festival of the Horns) Encierro de Pamplona (San […]

11 times when tourists regretted their clumsy gesture

11 times when tourists regretted their clumsy gesture

Contents He marks his name on an Egyptian temple A group groping the statue of an Egyptian queen She's kissing a Buddha in Sri Lanka... A couple carves their initials on the Coliseum A tourist rings the bells of a Buddhist temple... He breaks the finger of a statue […]

Vario Mobil, the luxury motorhome worthy of the top hotels

Vario Mobil, the luxury motorhome worthy of the top hotels

The German luxury motorhome manufacturer Vario Mobil has designed a top-of-the-range model with all the latest state-of-the-art technology. The Vario Alkoven 1200 on Mercedes-Benz Actros is a real gem. With its grand hotel standard and integrated garage, it should […]

How much would the most famous historical monuments cost if they were built today?

How much would the most famous historical monuments cost if they were built today?

What budget would be needed today to build the Statue of Liberty, Big Ben or the Tower of Pisa? That's the funny question that a site for renting houses between private individuals asked itself. Didn't you ever wonder how long it took to build the Pyramids of […]

30 of the strangest and most terrifying places in the world...

30 of the strangest and most terrifying places in the world...

Summary Old Jewish Cemetery in Prague, Czech Republic Hanging caskets from Sagada, Philippines Abandoned City of Pripyat, Ukraine The island of dolls, Mexico City, Mexico Hashima Island, Japan Bone chapel in Evora, Portugal Cambridge Military Hospital, Cambridge, […]

France again the most visited country in the world

France again the most visited country in the world

With 84.7 million foreign tourists in 2013, France remains the most visited country in the world. France welcomed 84.7 million foreign tourists in 2013, making it once again the most visited country in the world, according to a new study. This figure exceeded […]

Funny announcements on airplanes

Funny announcements on airplanes

16 rather amazing pilot or hostess announcements On airplanes, we hear some rather boring announcements that we all know. However, some crew members are more original (like this pilot). Here is a collection of the funny, daring and scary announce ments we heard […]

40 strange animals you didn't know existed

40 strange animals you didn't know existed

Summary 1. The bat fish with red lips 2. The Lutin Shark 3. The panda ant or "velvet ant". 4. The penis snake 5. Umbonia Spinosa 6. The lowland zebra tenrec or "little porcupine". 7. The Moro sphinx or "hummingbird sphinx"... 8. The Glaucus atlanticus (Atlantic […]

The 9 most dangerous islands in the world

The 9 most dangerous islands in the world

Summary 1. Ilha da Queimada, Brazil 2. Miyake-jima, Japan 3. Saba, Netherlands Antilles 4. Bikini Atoll, Marshall Islands 5. North Sentinel Island, Andaman Islands (Indian Ocean) 6. Gruinard Island, Scotland 7. Farallon Islands, United States 8. Ramree Island, […]

The Door of Hell in Turkmenistan, the result of a scientific error

The Door of Hell in Turkmenistan, the result of a scientific error

In Turkmenistan there is a mysterious place where fire has been burning continuously since 1971. This place is called the "Gateway to Hell". Do you know Turkmenistan? Many people have already heard of this country but very few know how to place it on a map. Rest […]

The oldest sequoia in the world, 3200 years old, photographed in its entirety.

The oldest sequoia in the world, 3200 years old, photographed in its entirety.

A first: this giant tree had never before been photographed in its entirety. Meet the "President". This giant sequoia from Sequoia National Park in California is more than 3200 years old, has more than 2 billion leaves and stands 74 meters high. The portrait of […]

7 former dictators' palaces to spend a night in

7 former dictators' palaces to spend a night in

Summary JW Marriott Grand Hotel in Bucharest, Romania Intercontinental Berchtesgaden Resort, Germany Stalin's Villa, Sochi, Russia Hotel Vila Bled, Slovenia Saint Katharine's (Parmoor House), Henley-on-Thames, England Grand Hotel a Villa Feltrinelli, Gargnano, […]

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