Travelling with Fotostrasse

By felipe tofani | we take cool people to amazing places. from Berlin to the world.

Luxury train offers visitors to Peru's Andes a taste of the high life

The Peruvian Andes are home to some spectacular sights, and explorers looking to take it all in can now do so from the comfort of what is billed as …

The Awesome Incan Ritual That Still Spooks Travelers

YOU DON’T WEIGH too much, do you?” Those were the words of a woman behind me as our group of five nervously stepped onto an Inca suspension bridge swaying high over a gorge in the Peruvian Andes, hoping it wouldn’t snap. Earlier that day, I had arrived in this remote region, along with a few dozen …

List-Worthy

The best secret beaches, pubs and places to stay in the UK

For those who like to keep things low-key, our writers recommend lovely, quiet coastal spots, cosy pubs and boltholes with superb views<p><b>BEACHES</b><p><b>Killard Point</b><b>, Ballyhornan, County Down</b><p>Walk out through orchid-studded meadows to reach this remote headland with sandy bays and skylarks. Swim in crystal …

England

19 Epic, Endangered Places You Should Visit Before It's Too Late

These beautiful spots are on UNESCO's "Danger List."<p>The world is full of beautiful places, but not all of them will stay that way.<p>This week, UNESCO released its annual state of conservation reports, which outline which of its famous designated World Heritage Sites are in danger of losing the …

Ivory Coast

Iconic and fairytale like tower in Belem - Review of Torre de Belem, Lisbon, Portugal

BradJill<p>Hong Kong, China<p>Level Contributor<p>5,558 reviews<p>3,586 attraction reviews<p>11,950 helpful votes<p>“Iconic and fairytale like tower in Belem”<p>Reviewed …

Lisbon

EFFEKT’s treetop experience observation tower offers a breathtaking panoramic view of denmark

the 600 meter-long walkway is connected to a 45 meter-tall observation tower, creating a unique opportunity to meander above the treetops.The post …

Adventure Travel

43 Incredible Photos of U.S. UNESCO Sites: Present and Proposed

Find out which sites are under consideration for the prestigious title and which ones have already made the cut.<p>From the glowing lava flows of Hawaii to the pearly ice fields of Alaska, the United States’ natural and cultural heritage is as vast and diverse as the country itself. The U.S. currently …

List-Worthy

Location Scouting for Wes Anderson

I have another part-time job that nobody knows about. It doesn’t pay very well because … well, technically my “boss” doesn’t actually know I hired …

Wes Anderson

The Only Travel+Photography Bag You Need

People tend to anthropomorphize their special possessions like their car, bike, guitar, or their camera. They shower it with love and care, calling …

Photography

Top 5 Historical Places to Visit in Poznan via @fotostrasse

First, you need to visit Porta Poznania<p><b>If you are going to Poznan for a weekend and want to see the most of the city, don’t skip Porta Poznania.</b> This …

Europe

Istanbul Travel Guide - Awesome Things to do, Must-Try Restaurants and Cool Places to Stay

Istanbul is a city like no other, located on two continents - sharing East and West, Asia and Europe - nowhere else you will find such an incredible …

Europe

Iconic little mermaid statue vandalised

The "little mermaid" statue in Copenhagen, the city's most famous monument, was vandalised on Tuesday by animal rights activists outraged over …

Little Mermaid

8 Amazing Things to Do in Croatia

More than just beaches, Croatia offers a remarkable variety of landscapes, historical monuments, and cultural attractions. There are the sun-kissed …

Europe

The best of Washington state and Oregon: readers’ travel tips

The Pacific Northwest is known for its great outdoors – lakes, mountain trails, wild shores. But our readers also have tips for the region’s eminently livable towns and cities<p>Winning tip: Cape Flattery, Washington state<p>On a stormy day, dramatic tree-covered cliffs and rocky outcrops being pounded …

Oregon

Essential's miniature 360 camera attaches to its new phone

Andy Rubin, the man who created Android, has unveiled his Essential Phone today. One of the key new aspects of the Android-powered smartphone is a new modular system designed for additional accessories. Essential’s first accessory is a tiny 360 camera that clips to the rear of the Essential Phone. …

Andy Rubin

RotterZwam: Abandoned Water Park Turned Indoor Mushroom Farm

Bags of old coffee grounds hang in the dank dressing rooms of an abandoned Rotterdam water park, growing oyster mushrooms. Two men turned the former …

Farming

We visited the First Public Drinking Fountain in London via...

I never thought about public drinking fountains until a couple of years ago when I listened to an episode of 99% Invisible where they talk about …

We visited the smallest police station in Great Britain via...

If you want to find this weird sight that London has to offer, go to Trafalgar Square and look for the subway exit. In the southeast corner, there is …

What to eat, what to do and where to go in Sicily by @Fotostrasse

People in Sicily are very proud about their land, and in many cases, you’ll hear that Sicily is the best place to live. This feeling is so strong …

Kau Manor was named World's Most Inspired Design Hotel in 2016 via...

The most beautiful room we ever stayed<p><b>When we remember Kau Manor, the first thing that comes to our mind is how wonderful my bedroom was.</b> We’re there …

St. Magnus Cathedral and Kirkjubøur in Faroe Islands via @fotostrasse

Our Visit to Kirkjubøur Village<p><b>The southernmost village on Streymoy is called Kirkjubøur and we have no idea how to say it without making a mistake.</b> …

One family's life in the wilderness

<b>In the US state of Alaska, the Atchley family are the only people who live anywhere along the 250-mile (400km) length of the Nowitna River.</b><p>Over the past 18 years, only a handful of people have ever visited them in their remote location, 100 miles from the nearest town, Ruby.<p>Photographer Ed Gold …

From whale sharks to luxurious resorts, everything you need to...

Visiting Cebu City<p><b>The capital of Cebu (island) is Cebu (city) and it is the oldest city in the whole country</b> and the main center of trade, education, …

Everything you need to know to enjoy MyFest Kreuzberg even more...

When I talk to the Germans and Berliners I know, they tell me stories about the 90s, when there were riots everywhere, and even Atari Teenage Riot …

The Haus: Turning a soon to be demolished Bank into a Temporary...

<b>The Haus is Berlin’s newest attraction, and it can only be described as one of these things that only happen in the German Capital.</b> We say this …

We went paragliding in Vorarlberg and it was beyond amazing! via...

Trust this blogger, your fear of heights shall not be in your way<p>One of the questions that I answer the most after going for paragliding in …

Sublime Photos Of New York City In The Mid-1980s

Part 2 of Frank Horvat’s <i>Up and Down</i>, a study of New York City in the 1980s. In the first section we featured years 1980-1983. We now look at …

Fashion Week

Lisbon Architecture

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10 Bars at the End of the World

Raise a glass to some of the most remote and unlikely watering holes in the far reaches of the world.<p>Vernadsky Station on Galindez Island, …

Weird