Category Archives: Photo

UNESCO adds new heritage sites around the world

UNESCO World Heritage Center adds new heritage sites to its World Heritage List. “A World Heritage site is a landmark or area which is selected by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) as having cultural,[1] historical, scientific … Continue reading

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Cleaning the Watch

“Having my Watch cleaned” by JP Appleton. There is something inspiring about this picture. An a bit philosophical. This picture was featured on the BBC In Pictures gallery. See more of JP’s artistic photographs on his website and at … Continue reading

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A villa with a view

Residence du Cap is a villa with a view – at St. Lucia! From TropicalSky, see more details and interior photos here

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‘Colourful alleys, chock full of street food, local produce, antiques and knickknacks’

“China’s ancient city where Islam took hold” – a very interesting article by Nellie Huang on BBC Travel, subtitled Xi’an’s Silk Road roots continue to fuel one of the city’s most interesting modern-day neighbourhoods. It tells about about the Muslim … Continue reading

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Some classic British cars – on stamps

Two sets of stamps were issued in 2013 in UK to celebrates some of the most iconic British cars of the 20th century. One set of British Auto Legends is dedicated to the upscale cars from the 1960s and 70s. … Continue reading

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Strange case of the melting house (and floating, etc.)

British artist Alex Chinneck creates large-scale installations, art that is inspired by architecture and also transcends it. Images and article on CNN: On Dailymail (UK) – a ‘floating’ building at Covent Garden :

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Lancia Aurelia Florida

Elegant !!! Designer: Pinifarina Year: 1956 More

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