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A museum or coffee house?

This photography museum was created by Alejandro Simik, a photographer who started to collect antique cameras in 1995. The museum was installed inside “Bar Palacio”, where the cameras are everywhere, even inside the tables ! It has over 600 cameras and a wide variety of old photographs, lenses, camera accessories, etc. The visit is free and you can have something ... Read More »

Stunning blue hue as algae lights up Hong Kong harbor

The stunning photo shows a shimmering blue shoreline with the bright lights of Hong Kong in the distance. The fluorescent blue glow is natural lighting powered by an algae bloom of Noctiluca scintillans, commonly known as “Sea Sparkle.” The non-toxic phytoplankton is not considered harmful and is relatively common in Hong Kong. What is uncommon is capturing its iridescent glow ... Read More »

Angelina Jolie Visits Refugees

Angelina Jolie, the UN refugee agency’s Special Envoy, visited to a refugee camp in northern Iraq on Sunday and was met with smiles and warm greetings from young children and adult survivors of ISIS attacks. The 39-year-old Oscar-winning actress is on an official, two-day United Nations trip to the autonomous Kurdistan region of the country. She is there to visit ... Read More »

Woman Marries Dog

An 18-year-old Indian girl has married a stray dog as part of a tribal ritual designed to ward off an evil spell. Mangli Munda, from a remote village in the eastern Indian state of Jharkhand, wed the canine in a lavish ceremony. The wedding was hastily organised by village elders after a local guru led Mangli’s parents to believe that ... Read More »

The Georgia aquarium with 8 million Dollar income !

The Georgia Aquarium is a public aquarium in Atlanta, Georgia, United States. It houses more than 100,000 animals, representing 500 species, all of which reside in 10 million US gallons (38,000 m3) of marine and fresh water, and was the world’s largest aquarium when it opened in 2005. Businessman Bernard Marcus credits his 60th birthday dinner, held at the Monterey ... Read More »

A village of stone in Portugal

Monsanto was voted in 1938 the “most Portuguese village in Portugal” nestles on the slope of a steep hill (the Monsanto head, known in Latin as Mons Sanctus) , which rises abruptly above the prairy and reaches a height of 758 meters 2486 feet).)The most typical  aspect of Monsanto is the fact that the  village developed around impressively big and ... Read More »

Overturning Porsche panamera

The Porsche Panamera has a standard V6 engine that reviewers say delivers plenty of power. A number of high-performance variants with more potent engines are even faster, according to test drivers, and the standard seven-speed dual-clutch transmission executes quick shifts. The base Panamera is rated at an EPA-estimated 18/28 mpg city/highway, which is in line with rivals’ fuel economy. No ... Read More »

The flak towers were a nightmare for allies in second world war

Flak towers were 8 complexes of large, above-ground, anti-aircraft gun blockhouse towers constructed in the cities of Berlin (3), Hamburg (2), and Vienna (3) from 1940 onwards. Other cities that used flak towers included Stuttgart and Frankfurt. Smaller single-purpose flak towers were built at key outlying German strongpoints, such as at Angers, France and Heligoland, Germany. Read More »

Pictorial of Historic Bathhouses

In 1890 there were 72 bathhouses inthe city, with different range of quality and cleanliness. These days only 31 public bathhouses have been identified as remaining. However, at around 1920 there were around 85 bathhouse keepers . Public bathhouses are an ancient tradition in this part of the world that in many areas still form part of people’s daily lives. ... Read More »

the Fastest SUV in the world

 Porsche has traveled to the Detroit Motor Show to introduce the 2015 Cayenne Turbo S, the fastest and most expensive SUV it has ever offered. The Turbo S sits at the very top of the Cayenne hierarchy.Power for the Turbo S is generated by a twin-turbocharged 4.8-liter V8 engine that makes 570 horsepower and a massive 590 lb-ft. of torque. ... Read More »