Maddie West

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Insane Makeup Turns Models Into 2-D Paintings Of Famous Artists

Facepainting isn’t just for kids anymore, and one talented Russian makeup artist is elevating it to an artform.<p>When we think of face painting, we usually think of clowns, county fairs and this turtle-loving zombie kid. We certainly tend not to respect it as an art: instead, it’s considered a …

Chinese Dresses Covered with 20,000 Porcelain Butterflies

From afar, these beautifully designed Chinese dresses by artist Caroline Cheng are simple gowns covered with interesting patterns. However, upon closer inspection, viewers will be pleasantly surprised to discover that the fabric is actually covered with thousands of porcelain butterflies. Entitled</i> …

Sculpture

Travels on the Run: Sydney

TravelIntelligent Travel<p>It can cost more than $300 to climb the Sydney Harbour Bridge, where they harness you up and take you on a hair-raising ascent to the top of the landmark’s 440-foot steel arch. Plus, you’re not even allowed a camera to capture the breathtaking panorama far below.<p>There’s a …

Australia’s remote slot canyons

Just a few hours’ drive west of Sydney, daring Aussies plunge into the many canyons of the country’s Blue Mountain region.

All of the lights seen from the Eureka Skydeck in #Melbourne. Great shot by @mindy711106! (via IG) http://t.co/Lv3fceMbrF

Sick of Sydney? Visit These Islands on the Great Barrier Reef (Photos)

Paradise<p>The big cities of Australia’s Gold Coast may be tempting, but they’re also crowded. Avoid the same old tourist destinations and try the …

Tales from an ancient place

9 Reasons to Visit Australia’s Northern Territory

Why should you make the effort to visit the Northern Territory? The Australian Outback endures as a symbol of the rugged, remote reaches of the …

Northern Territory

Spotlight on Launceston

<b>1. Ben Lomond National Park</b><b><br>Distance from Launceston:</b> 60 min / 60 km / SE<b><br>Activity:</b> Skiing, rockclimbing, mountain biking, hiking<b><br>The Drawcard:</b> This …

It's a beautiful #spring day at Gordon's Bay in NSW. Love this shot by @garypeppergirl! (via IG) http://t.co/GJ3hhvKSDE

Here's a Leadbeater's Possum at @ZoosVictoria's #HealesvilleSanctuary - pretty cute right? Photo by Dan Harley http://t.co/69Ipl3JwsB

The Perth skyline reflecting on #SwanRiver at dusk in Western Australia. Great shot by @prettyyoungthing! (via IG) http://t.co/lF3ZAmS4vy

Chicago – Black and White Street Photography by Satoki Nagata

Chicago Street Photography.<p>Photographs of a series by Chicago-based photographer Satoki Nagata. The photographer captured people in the cold streets …

Street Photography

16 Sinful Hot Chocolate Recipes You Have to Try

We know it’s hard to put down your pumpkin spiced latte in favor of any other warm winter drink. But that will get a whole lot easier once you read these 16 absolutely sinful hot chocolate recipes. Looks like its time to start stocking up on marshmallows! ;)<p>1. French Vanilla Hot Chocolate: French …