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Nottingham Road: Photos by Elsa Bleda

There seems to be a trend towards giving night shots the neon treatment and Johannesburg-based photographer Elsa Bleda follows that trend. What …


BBC - Design Rules - 3/6 - Lighting

Working in the Theatre: Lighting Design

The Matsu Islands Have The Most Magical Water We've Ever Seen

Simply spectacular. ✨<p>This place may look like the imaginary land of your dreams, but trust us: It’s real.<p>Welcome to the magical blue waters of Matsu, an island chain off the coast of Taiwan. Every summer, Matsu’s shore glitters with a display of glowing algae known as “Blue Tears.” Travelers come …

Puerto Rico

Leave the light on..

Awakening from a dream

This Chinese Bookshop With Amazing Design Is a Fairytale for Bookworms

The new bookstore, Zhongshuge Yangzhou, appeals to design and book lovers alike.<p>Once upon a time, we might have considered a bookstore incredible if it included, say, tasty café food and giant beanbags for kids. Now, an incredible bookstore is defined by reflective "tunnels" of books and truly …

Photos of the 9 Most Jaw-Dropping Coastlines in the World

Need some inspiration for a scenic bay to explore or a coastal drive to set out on this summer? There are plenty to choose from, but only a small …

10 Best Beach Cities in America, Ranked

For most Americans, summer means one thing—beaches. But if you’re the type of person that can only take so much sun and swimming, remember that …

10 Trips That Will Actually Change Your Life

1 of 9<p>Beijing, China<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 9<p>Tanzania, Africa<p>3 of 9<p>Cairo, Egypt<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 9<p>Patagonia, Argentina<p>Advertisement<p>5 of 9<p>Ha Long Bay, …

Oldest Hotel in the World Has Been Operated by the Same Family for Over 1,300 Years

What is the secret to a long-lasting and successful business? Just ask the family who runs Nishiyama Onsen Keiunkan in Kyoto, Japan, a hot springs hotel that has been operated by 52 generations of descendants for over 1,300 years. Recognized as the oldest inn in operation by the Guinness World …

A Detailed Look At How Complex Equal Pay Day Really Is

Several new reports illustrate the complexity of the gender wage gap, why it persists, and why there’s hope for closing it.<p>Today is Equal Pay Day. That’s the approximate day in the year where the average woman working full time gets to catch up to the salary of her male counterpart (or about 79¢ …

Remembering the Man Behind the Iconic Sets of 007

Legendary production designer Ken Adam died Thursday, March 10th, at the age of 95. Known for his Academy Award-winning work on films like <i>The Madness</i> …

James Bond

Inspired by masters like Ensor and Goya, Paul Fenniak paints haunting portraits of people who appear lost in their own inner world. Take a look at his new paintings on Hi-Fructose: http://hifructose.com/2016/03/02/paul-fenniaks-haunting-and-psychological-paintings-of-figures/

Italy Travel Guide | The Planet D Adventure Travel Blog

Travel Styles:<p>Known as the birthplace of Western culture, Italy is a stunning country affectionately refereed to as the <i>Bel Paese (the beautiful</i> …


The Best Honeymoon Islands in the World: Readers' Choice Awards

From over-the-top accommodations to secluded escapes, Condé Nast Traveler readers rated their favorite honeymoon islands in 2015.<p>10. Aruba<p>9. St. Thomas<p>8. Big Island, HI<p>7. Bahamas<p>6. Bermuda<p>5. Kauai, HI<p>4. Jamaica<p>3. Oahu, HI<p>2. Maui, HI<p>1. St. Lucia

The world's most romantic cruise destinations

Santorini, Greece<p>Elba, Italy<p>Dubrovnik, Croatia

British Virgin Islands

The perfect storm

destination anywhere

Quiet moment in late autumn


Having fun

Tuscan Vista