Kris Davis

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Top 10 Extreme Hotels in the World

As the world grows smaller and the luxury hotel scene expands, it's becoming more and more difficult to find a corner of this planet to call your own -- not to mention finding a hotel that doesn't look like a thousand others. That said, it's not impossible, as GAYOT's list of extreme hotels proves. …

Setting Sail: A Giant Orb Made Of NYC’s Snapped Umbrellas

Assembled from discarded umbrellas and plastic bottles, the Harvest Dome 2.0 is a dramatic work of “performance architecture.”<p>This week, SLO Architecture celebrated the crash-free launch of Harvest Dome 2.0, a 24-by-18 foot floating sphere made of umbrella skeletons and plastic bottles. It smoothly …

Surreal Scenes of African Animals Playfully Living Life

<i>Hakuna Matata</i> is a lighthearted series created by Paris-based photographer Thomas Subtil. The surreal images feature African animals playfully living by the motto “Hakuna Matata” or “no worries” and going about life without a care in the world. In the photographs, Subtil transforms typical African …

Vitamin D: Start, Use, Do

<i>(click on the image for a larger version)</i><p>Sometimes we spend so much time preparing or buying supplies or getting ready that we never really get …

Fracked off: the beauty of north-east England – in pictures

First published on Thu 1 Aug 2013 10.27 EDT

Drone hobbyists show off their breathtaking aerial shots on Dronestagram

Advertisement<p>3 Comments<p>Credit: Dronestagram/edupin<p>It’s no wonder that humans are fascinated with the bird’s-eye view. High in the sky, even the most …

China's rainbow mountains - in pictures

The Danxia scenic area in Gansu province, north-west China, is a landform of reddish sandstone that has been eroded to create unusual rock formations

Take A Tour Of China's New Donut-Shaped Hotel

And now China has entered the running for crazy hotel design, with the Sheraton Huzhou Hot Spring Resort, a donut-shaped hotel that's located in the city of Huzhou, near Shanghai.<p>Designed by Beijing-born architect Ma Yansong, the 27-story arched structure looks like a horseshoe, but is actually …