Benjamin Smith

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Indie Travel in the Czech Republic for $45 Per Day

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Czech Tales of Communism

Prague is a beautiful, historic, and delightful-to-visit city. And if you, like me, are forever fascinated by slice-of-life stories from people who had to live through the Cold War in the Warsaw Pact, it's even more engaging. Throughout Eastern Europe, guides like my friends who lead me around …

Eastern Europe

The Czech Republic: Sites to Behold

The Charles Bridge... a mansion designed by Mies van der Rohe... an ancient Jewish town center and synagogue. What do these and nine other equally diverse places have in common? They've all been designated UNESCO World Heritage sites in the Czech Republic.<p>When a site receives the highly prestigious …

Czech Republic on a Bike

After crossing Germany and it’s mountains, we entered the Czech Republic. While we knew that Czech Republic was mountainous, we were delighted at …

A1´s Hat Tea House is a Minimalist Garden Shelter in the Czech Republic

Situated in a charming private garden in Ostrava -- the third largest city in Czech Republic -- Hat Tea House is an intimate wooden shelter perfect …

Tea House

Czech vote triggers early elections

Czech MPs have voted to dissolve the Chamber of Deputies, triggering early elections.<p>The dissolution was supported by 140 members of the 200-seat lower house of parliament.<p>Opinion polls show that the centre-left Social Democrats (CSSD) will be the biggest party, but they will need support from …

Czech Republic to hold snap election

Czech lawmakers have voted to dissolve parliament, triggering early elections that could put an end to months of political turmoil over a spy and bribery scandal.<p>The dissolution on Tuesday was supported by 140 members of the 200-seat lower house of parliament. The president, Milos Zeman, must now …

Czech PM resigns amid aide scandal

Czech Prime Minister Petr Necas was forced to quit by a graft and spying scandal involving his closest aide, pitching the European Union member state into a period of uncertainty over who will form the next government.<p>Under the Czech constitution, the whole government will now have to step down, …

Kings Of Leon - Mechanical Bull

Almost exactly a decade after their debut (read Clash’s ‘Youth & Young Manhood’ retrospective <b>here</b>), <b>Kings Of Leon</b>’s sixth album arrives amid a …

Music

The Week in Review

Inside Flipboard / September 6, 2013<p>Fashion leaders and lovers from around the world are now in Manhattan for New York Fashion Week (NYFW), which …

Questing for heroism in MMOs

Dungeons and raids are usually the most exciting part of any MMO, but there's still depressingly little heroism to be had in most of them. To be …

Pioneer NavGate HUD for smartphone navigation makes you feel like a jet fighter pilot - Pocket-lint

Want to turn your car into a fighter pilot's cockpit? A heads-up display should do the trick there. That's where the Pioneer NavGate HUD's 29-inch …

Google Glass

Photographs by Lewis Morley

Lewis Morley, who died last week, captured a country on the cusp of change. He had donated his entire archive to the National Media Museum in Bradford

The Observer's 20 photographs of the week

The best photography in news, culture and sport from around the world this week<p>First published on Sat 7 Sep 2013 11.00 EDT

Daily Inspiration #1546

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want …

Articles about historic housing complex transformation england on Dwell.com - Dwell

In Sheffield, England, a historic housing complex is transformed from a city nuisance into a budding neighborhood.<p>Industrial structures can be excellent candidates for renovations—their large spaces can either be left open and airy, or divided...<p>Though garages have traditionally been used to hold …

Graphics and Illustrations by Cruschiform

Vector Illustrations.<p>A couple of commissioned illustrations and personal artworks created by Cruschiform, a Paris-based creative studio founded in …

Graphic Design