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CES 2018 in Las Vegas

Consumer Electronics Show revealed full range of technological gadgets for everyday lives. The LG’s rollable TV prototype was one of the most exciting announcements of CES 2018. LG arguably surpassed its biggest rival Samsung in terms of TV picture quality. The bad news is LG has no plans to actually release a rollable TV in 2018. The new LG InstaView ThinQ fridge might just be the coolest refrigerator...

Tequila Orendain Tour – Mexicos Best Tequila

This one of the most beautiful and traditional distilleries of Tequila in Mexico. Since 1926 the name that stands out above all of the other Tequilas for high quality is Tequila Orendain. It has its roots in the state of Tequila, Jalisco, Mexico, which is where world famous Tequila is manufactured. This family-owned Tequila manufacturing company began in 1926 under the leadership of the legendary Don...

Photos Taken at Los Angeles Auto Show 2017

New conceps, crossovers, sports car were everywhere at the 2017 Los Angeles Auto Show – many of them revealed for the first time in North America and some for the first time in the world. Although the concepts at the show represented a glimpse into the future of the automotive industry, more-production-ready vehicles gave the public a chance to see what\’s soon headed to their dealers’...

Truly Unique Salvation Mountain in California

Salvation Mountain is a literal man-made mountain 28 years in the making, covered in half a million gallons of latex paint. What started as a small monument made of dirt and painted cement became, over time, a sprawling adobe and hay-bale mountain complex, with peripheral structures made of telephone poles, tires, and car windows, as well as art cars and sculptures. The mountain was created by Leonard...

Speed Racing at El Mirage Dry Lake

El Mirage Lake is a dry lake bed in the northwestern Victor Valley of the central Mojave Desert, within San Bernardino County, California. The dry lake, at an elevation of 2,840 ft (870 m), is approximately 6 mi (9.7 km) long. For 50 years the lakebed has been used by the Southern California Timing Association for timed speed runs. The club also operates the Bonneville Salt Flats speed runs. Land speed...

Air Force Museum of New Zealand – Must-See Attraction

Located in Christchurch at the former RNZAF Base at Wigram, the Air Force Museum of New Zealand provides a fascinating insight into the history of the RNZAF from its formation to the present day. With over 28 beautifully restored aircraft on display, interactive exhibitions and even a flight simulator. The Museum also has a Mosquito Flight Simulator, which features a mission based on the Allied bombing...

Best Costumes from Comic Con in New York 2017

The New York Comic Con is an annual New York City fan convention dedicated to comics, graphic novels, anime, video games, toys, movies, and television. New York Comic Con is the second largest pop culture convention in America and the only one that takes place in the comic book, publishing, media, and licensing capital of the world — Gotham City. The hundreds of cosplayers attended the 2017 New York...

Liege-Guillemins Railway Station by Santiago Calatrava

The station by the architect Santiago Calatrava was officially opened on 18 September 2009, with a show by Franco Dragone. It has 9 tracks and 5 platforms (three of 450 m and two of 350 m). All the tracks around the station have been modernised to allow high speed arrival and departure. While the station only houses five platforms, it is one of the most important hubs in Belgium because all of the...

Toyota at Vietnam Motor Show 2017

The Vietnam Motor Show 2017 took place August 1-5 at the Saigon Exhibition and Convention Centre in Ho Chi Minh City. The 13th annual motor show attended by 12 automakers, mainly members of the Vietnam Automobile Manufacturers Association (VAMA), including Chevrolet, Ford, Do Thanh, FUSO, Honda, Isuzu, Lexus, Mercedes-Benz, Mitsubishi, Nissan, Suzuki and Toyota. Toyota presented at VMS 2017 the newest...

The Falkirk Wheel – Rotating Boat Lift in Scotland

The Falkirk Wheel is a rotating boat lift in Scotland, connecting the Forth and Clyde Canal with the Union Canal. The lift is named after the nearby town of Falkirk in central Scotland. It is the world’s only rotating boatlift. It opened in 2002, reconnecting the two canals for the first time since the 1930s as part of the Millennium Link project. The Wheel is essentially two huge, balanced water...

CV-16 Liaoning – Chinese aircraft carrier

Liaoning aircraft carrier, is the first aircraft carrier commissioned into the People\’s Liberation Army Navy Surface Force. It is classified as a training ship, intended to allow the Navy to experiment and gain familiarity with aircraft carrier operations. Originally built as a “heavy aircraft-carrying cruiser” for the Soviet Navy, the ship was laid down as the Riga and renamed the Varyag...

2017 Parade the Circle in Cleveland

Parade the Circle, which began as a community-outreach experiment by the art museum in 1990 to mark its 75th anniversary, has grown to become one of Cleveland’s biggest annual events. For more than a quarter of a century, Parade the Circle has signaled the arrival of summer in Northeast Ohio. International and national guest artists joined Greater Cleveland artists, families, schools, and community...

Bhutan – The Land of the Thunder Dragon

The Kingdom of Bhutan is a landlocked country in Asia, and it is the smallest state located entirely within the Himalaya mountain range. Located in the Eastern Himalayas, it is bordered by China and India. Bhutan is a democracy and constitutional monarchy. The Bhutanese monarchy was founded in 1907. It held its first democratic elections in 2008. Bhutanese call their home “Druk Yul,” which means...

Nevada Open Road Challenge 2017

Street racing is almost always illegal, but in the Silver State, there is one exception. One May weekend each year is dedicated to the Nevada Open Road Challenge. Timed speed challenge on closed desert highway is world’s fastest road race. Talented drivers ride fast cars on Nevada Highway 318 for 90 miles. credit: zombieite

Landmarks of Saint Petersburg, Florida

St. Petersburg is a city in Pinellas County, Florida. It is known as the Sunshine City, with an average of 361 sunny days per year. It was founded in 1888 by John C. Williams, who purchased the land, and by Peter Demens, who brought the railroad industry into the area. St. Petersburg had a population of 244,769, making it the fourth largest city in Florida. St. Pete boasts the third-largest waterfront...