Meet Alex Honnold, they call him the Michael Jordan of free climbing. He free climbed half dome in 3 hours with no rope, most people take two days with ropes.
The “Empty America” series begins in San Francisco and shows famous landmarks like the Golden Gate Bridge, Fisherman’s Wharf,Lombard Street, Ghirardelli Square and the Bay Bridge without any people and cars.
Optical illusion at the Paris Town Hall.
The full moon rises between the Olympic Rings below the Tower Bridge during the London 2012 Olympic Games. By potographer Luke MacGregor – REUTERS.
I’m off to Lost Wages for my annual bday vacation so no blog posts for a few days….
The video of Golden Gate Bridge 75th anniversary fireworks celebration.
The Radisson Blu Hotel In Berlin, Germany may look like just another luxury hotel, however once you enter it, you will be blown away by the enormous 82-feet high aquarium in the heart of the hotel’s lobby atrium. The AquaDom is the world’s largest cylindrical aquarium with one million liters of saltwater, and it is a stunning habitat for many species of tropical fish.
A glowing cathedral like structure — dubbed the Luminarie De Cagna, was display at the 2012 Light Festival in Ghent, Belgium. “Soaring above the street at 91 feet high and using 55,000 LEDs to light up the night sky. The canopies and columns are created out of wood and the lights, and despite the jaw dropping light and color, the whole shebang only uses 20 kilowatts per hour of energy.” Very dope
Gibraltar is the only major airport where the runway actually intersects with a major highway. When a plane has to take off or land,car traffic is shut down.