Secluded and fabulous houses where you can be alone with yourself
There are such moments in life when you really want to retire, close yourself from the bustle of the world in your home, which is far from civilization, in order to rest and relax. Many do not dare to give up a comfortable modern life, while others go in search of solitude and freedom.
1. Urup Island (Russia)
Urup Island is part of the Great Kuril ridge and no longer has a permanent population, with the exception of lighthouse keepers. These are just two families who live on different parts of the island at a distance of 120 km. from each other. Continue reading
In Iceland opened a hotel with rooms in the form of soap bubbles: they are absolutely transparent
It’s hard to imagine, but the owner of the hotel The 5 Million Star himself has developed wonderful hotel rooms in which you can spend hours admiring the Northern Lights or the starry sky in the very center of the wild nature. And all this amazing beauty guests can contemplate lying in a luxurious bed in the middle of a picturesque forest and not even freeze in the fierce winter cold. And this is not fantastic – these are real spherical numbers created in the form of transparent soap bubbles. Continue reading
The melting glacier in the Swiss Alps caused the closure of an old hotel
The mountain hotel Belvedere is located on the Furka Pass, the most snow-covered region of Switzerland. For many centuries this picturesque place attracts countless fans of mountaineering, skiing and hiking in the ice labyrinths hacked into the Rhone glacier. But global warming provoked a catastrophic melting of the ice, and now it loses 10 centimeters every day, and the tourists leave with it.
The picturesque winding mountain pass through the Furka Pass (Furka), towering 2436 m above sea level, has been a connecting link in the Swiss Alps for many centuries. Continue reading