Often called “Norway’s tiger”, the Eurasian Lynx (Gaupe in Norwegian) is a beautiful beast. This one lives at Namsskogan Familiepark in Central Norway but there are estimated to be over 400 living wild in Norway
After the bunker apartments, here’s another unique architectural concept . The idea of putting housing on top of a motorway has often been considered but Schlangenbader Strasse in Berlin is (so far) the only structure ever completed. More on this in a later post, but yes the motorway runs right through the place.
I know. You’re justifiably wondering why this ugly tower block is featured in our daily photo section, right? Well wonder no more – you already know that we’re die-hard James Bond fans and believe it or not there is a connection here. This place is called Trellick Tower and is found in North Kensington, London and [...]
This is the kind of stowaway you’re most likely to encounter on your boat while docked at Cabbage Key near Captiva in Florida
Having promised my wife I wouldn’t bungee jump without her – or rather not do anything so stupid on my own – I kept my word, naturally. However I did receive clearance for the Bridge Slide (zipline), one of Shearwater Victoria Falls‘ many activities. It might be lamer than the bungee or the pendulum [...]
Impala seen from the historic tram ride with Shearwater Victoria Falls to the Victoria Falls Bridge. You don’t have to go far from town to encounter wildlife in Zimbabwe #zimbabwesafari2014
My views on the actors prancing around on the actual site of Checkpoint Charlie are not exactly news to regular followers of Grown-up Travel Guide. Fortunately the rest of the area around Kochstrasse/Zimmerstrasse has finally got the memorials and exhibitions it deserves – although you still have to zigzag around the fake souvenir stalls of [...]
Walt Disney World in Orlando is undeniably a little cheesy, but certainly delivers spectacle. It’s worth staying for this Main Street Electrical Parade in the evenings, but check the schedule online for showtimes as it is not held every day