Wandile Nggqabayi

38 Flips | 1 Magazine | @WandileNggq7buq | Keep up with Wandile Nggqabayi on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Wandile Nggqabayi”

Can World's Rarest Bear Be Saved?

Fewer than three dozen Gobi bears survive in one of the harshest places on Earth.<p>The Gobi is Earth’s fifth largest desert, sprawling across half a million square miles of southern Mongolia and northern China. It sees temperatures of minus 40°F in winter and 120 in summer, and gets just two to eight …

Best Spring Trips 2014

Vibrant spring blooms in the northern hemisphere and dazzling autumn displays in the southern make this the perfect season to get outside and walk, hike, or take a scenic drive. Use our editors' list of 10 best spring trip destinations as the launching pad for an active—and colorful—spring getaway. …

Travel Photography

Brewery tour of Alaska

A road trip of Interior and Southcentral Alaska is an excellent approach for discovering the regions’ best sights: the tallest mountain in North America, the largest wild salmon in the world as well as a myriad of adventures. And almost every town from Fairbanks to Homer is home to at least one …

Five fabulous South African hotels

Exotic scenery meets sustainable comfort in the Rainbow Nation, where travellers can enjoy their own private peace.

National Parks

Autumn in Queenstown, Speargrass Flats Road

First on the blog – What does the fall look like here?<p>I wanted to release this video here first to you all… just a little segment of my day — what I …

Travel Articles, Photos and Videos - AOL

Travel Articles, Photos and Videos - AOL

The world's greatest walking trails

Hiking

Exclusive New York City Penthouse Blends Tribeca Style With Modern Living

The distinct and dashing style of apartments in the Tribeca neighborhood is as famous and easily distinguishable as their counterparts that embrace …

The 10 Fastest Growing Cities In America

CNN Money compiled the latest census data to see which US cities had the largest percentage of population growth. Texas had three cities in the top …

Demographics

BEFORE & AFTER: A Disaster Zone Goes Glam

An iconic American farmhouse gets an elegant restoration.<p>An iconic American farmhouse gets an elegant restoration. This piece originally appeared on countryliving.com

DTI Logo

Fancy living in an old garage? Melbourne based architects Hearth have taken a small, utilitarian building and with clever use of space and salvaged …

OUTDOOR FURNITURE COLLECTION BY NORM | THE STYLE FILES

Danish designers Jonas Bjerre-Poulsen and Kasper Rønn named their company Norm to express their dedication to “working with Danish norms and …

Europe's Top Ten Most Popular Designers

Do you know who designed what you are sitting on??? After covering I Saloni in Milan now for three years, I've come to realize that there are about …

Farmhouse Kitchen Sinks – For The Practical And Nostalgic Cook

The term farmhouse kitchen sink tends to be a little misleading. This type of sink is not necessarily linked to farmhouses, cottages and barns. But …

Inspiration From Kitchens With Stainless Steel Backsplashes

This month at Decoist, we’ve been celebrating the sleek, sturdy look of stainless steel. From exploring design ideas for kitchens with stainless …

Geometric Design in Outdoor Spaces

The innate wildness of nature – think prairie thunderstorms, ocean waves, desert sand dunes, and mountain forests – is inspiring at a deep level. …

Silver Kitchens: Ideas & Inspiration

Glittering and sparkle, silver is all about the dusting of glamour. And you can certainly dress your kitchen in something with that much beauty and …

House Serengeti: Sharp Angles, Contemporary Architecture & Luxurious Decor

Whenever we think of gorgeous, contemporary homes from South Africa that are draped in luxury, we think of expansive residences that invite nature …

10 Designers' Chic Outdoor Dining Spots

There's nothing more satisfying than dining alfresco.<p>There's nothing more satisfying than a feast in the open air. Ten designers show us where they like to gather with friends.

Sustainable Four-Level Home in Brazil Exhibiting a Bold Modern Architecture

Located in Sousas, one of four districts from the city of Campinas-Sao Paulo, this four-level home by <b>24.7 Arquitetura Design</b> defies the provincial …

Good Questions: To Paint or Not To Paint Our Abundance of Wood Trim? http://apttherapy.com/1iFyFgv Q: We are proud first time homeowners. Our new house is beautiful, but is decked out with some serious wood trim. We want to paint some of the trim to give it an updated look, but don't know where to stop.

Articles about spiral staircase shapes tokyo home on Dwell.com - Dwell

How is a 921-square-foot, 44-level house possible? Witness Tokyo architect Akihisa Hirata’s mind-bending, shape-shifting...<p>A cosmopolitan design mecca with a distinctive urban vibe—Tokyo is one of the most populous metropolitan areas in the world and...<p>A renowned architect transforms a 1920s home, …

Bong Joon-ho

Articles about sustainable glass house sonoma on Dwell.com - Dwell

Philip Johnson and David Whitney used to invite great minds from the architecture, design, and art worlds to the Johnson-designed...<p>Take a tour through Chicago's first Passive House built by Brandon Weiss of Weiss Building and Development LLC, with the help of...<p>Every week, we highlight one amazing …

Architecture

Articles about walter gropius hagerty house on Dwell.com - Dwell

Alongside Le Corbusier and Frank Lloyd Wright, German architect Walter Gropius was a foundational figure in modern architecture...<p>No nautical nonsense here. How Walter Gropius built the Hagerty House, his first commission in the United States.<p>No nautical nonsense here. How Walter Gropius built the …

Architecture

A Mies van der Rohe-Inspired Cottage in Johannesburg

A floating wall on a Johannesburg cottage draws inspiration from local mining moguls and Mies van der Rohe.<p>Architect Georg van Gass could have stopped the special effects after creating an elevated foundation that allows the prefab home to hover over the landscape. Instead, he went one step further …

Prefab Homes

Articles about renovated farmhouse northern italy on Dwell.com - Dwell

A couple in northern Italy trade a cramped flat for a renovated farmhouse in the country.<p>Cerebral architect Matali Crasset turns a stone farmhouse into a flexible, open environment for a Parisian jewelry designer and...<p>A design team builds a minimalist abode with curving interior walls on the site …

Italy