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How Many Calories Does 30 Minutes Sports Activity Burn?

The amount of calories you burn during a sports activity depends on numerous factors, the most important being your weight and level of exertion. Weight: 70 kg Time: 30 minutes Aerobics – low impact 203.71 cal Aerobics – high impact 259.26 cal Water aerobics 148.15 cal Step aerobics 259.26 cal Stationary bicycling 259.26 cal Vigorous stationary cycling 388.90 cal Stationary rowing 259.26...

Stelvio Pass Breathtaking Road

The Stelvio Pass is a mountain pass in northern Italy, at an elevation of 2,757 m above sea level. It is most dramatic mountain pass to drive and the highest paved mountain pass in the Eastern Alps, and the second highest in the Alps, just 13 m below France\’s Col de l\’Iseran (2,770 m). The Stelvio Pass was originally built to link the Austrian Province of Lombardia with the rest of Austria....

Children and Teenagers Bedrooms Ideas by Mazzali

The Mazzali furniture program for children and teenagers bedrooms is solutions and ideas from childhood until the age of majority. Designing a child’s bedroom can be very complex task becouse the fast pace in which kids are growing up these days. There are a lot of types of rooms and room designs to apply to your dream home. credit: Mazzali

Amberley Vintage Car Show 2014

Amberley Workng Museum Spring exhibition is a wonderful display of cars from the vintage era. MG YA Wolseley 4/44 Holden FX215 Utility MG TF Roadster Alvis TA14 Coupe Ford Model A Riley Biarritz Rolls Royce Silver Dawn credit: pyntofmyld

The Queen Elizabeth II – A Royal visit to Rome

The foreign trip, a rarity these days for the 87-year-old monarch, had to be postponed last year because she was unwell. She was accompanied by her 92-year-old husband Prince Philip. The queen has visited the Vatican twice during her reign, once to meet John XXIII in 1961 and again in 2000 to see John Paul II. Queen Elizabeth II bearing a basket of honey, whiskey and other goodies from the royal estates...

British Polo Day in Abu Dhabi

British Polo Day is a celebration of British luxury and heritage in a polo events network that spans the World. Abu Dhabi once again proved to be a very glamorous affair, with His Highness Sheikh Shakhboot bin Nahyan al Nahyan and His Excellency, British Ambassador Dominic Jermey. credit: Land Rover MENA

Sierra Nevada Mountains Photography, California

This magnificent mountains covers much of the center of California, running 400 miles from north to south. Yosemite, Kings Canyon, and Sequoia National Parks all lie within the Sierra Nevada MOuntains. The range contains some of the most beautiful landscapes to be found anywhere in the world. The terrain is so varied that one may start out in desert conditions and end up with the sound of crunching...

Perth, Australia – 5 Interesting Facts

Perth is the sunniest city. You can enjoy an average eight hours of sunshine on any given day. Perth has the largest inner city park in the world – Kings Park. It’s even bigger than New York’s Central Park. Perth is the only city in the world where aircraft can land in the central business district. Perth is originally called Swan River Colony by the British settlers. Perth was nominated...

Ancient sites – Ring of Brodgar in Ornkey

The Ring of Brodgar stone circle is an iconic symbol of Orkney’s prehistoric past. Twenty-seven stones remain of an original sixty in the impressive stone circle, known as Ring of Brodgar or Brogar and set up on a slope facing east. The stones are part of a henge monument, and the surrounding ditch and bank can still be made out, with entrances on the NW and SE. The circle had a diameter of about...

Vancouver Fashion Week 2014

The VFW is the fastest growing fashion week in the world and every year the event is attended by over 20,000 guests. The event will took place at the Chinese Cultural Center in Vancouver’s historic Chinatown. credit: GoToVan

Egeskov Renaissance Water Castle in Denmark

Castle is one of Europe’s finest Renaissance buildings, featuring a real moat, spires, a knight’s hall and ghastly creatures in its masonry. It was built in 1554 and it is located in the south of the Funen island, just about two hours Drive from the Copenhagen. The quaint island of Funen is also the birthplace of storyteller Hans Christian Anderson. The castle consists of two long buildings connected...

Paper Pandas at Panda World Tour in Taipei

The 1600 papier mache pandas, created by French artist Paulo Grangeon, are seen displayed as part of an exhibition called “Pandas on Tour”. The event will also showcase 200 Formosan black bears – an endangered animal indigenous to Taiwan. It is hoped that the pandas will help to raise local awareness on animal conservation. After the exhibition, the art works will be put into a charity bazaar...

Theme Park – Six Flags Magic Mountain

Six Flags Magic Mountain is well known for world-class roller coasters and over 100 rides, games and attractions. It offers the world-class roller coasters and thrill rides like Full Throttle, the world’s tallest and fastest looping coaster, LEX LUTHOR: Drop of Doom, the world’s tallest vertical drop ride, GREEN LANTERN: First Flight, a spinning coaster on a zigzag pattern track, Tatsu, the...

Guangzhou Circle – A Donut Skyscraper in China

The building stands tall above the Pearl River in the industrial city of Guangzhou, and the reflection of the skyscraper on the water creates a figure 8, a number and symbol highly auspicious in China. It will be used for commerce with the functions of office, research and development and logistics. At 453 feet high, the impressive 33-storey doughnut features an inner hole 164 feet in diameter. Around...

The Rio Carnival 2014 in Photos

The Carnival in Rio is definitely the biggest and most famous, not just in Brazil but in the whole world. It is also the most visited as well. From March 1st through March 4th the people of the “marvellous city” have celebrated Rio Carnival 2014. The Carnival competition sees the city’s top samba groups, or schools, parade in the Sambadrome, each delivering an over-the-top, hour-long display...