Dwellings perched incredibly precariously
Holman House Australia
. Inspired by Picasso s The Bather, this cliff top house by Durbach Block Jaggers dangles over the sea for spectacular views.
Meteora Monasteries Greece
. In Greek, meteora means suspended in air. There could be no better name for this mind blowing monastic settlement.
The HemLoft Canada
. Looking almost like a drop of dew, this secret treehouse hangs (somewhat illegally) on a precipitous slope, in a towering stand of hemlocks in Whistler, Canada. If you ever have to be a squatter, this is the way to do it.
Castellfollit de la Roca Catalonia
. Situated on a narrow basalt rock face in Catalonia, tucked between the Fluvi
Cliff House Calpe Spain
. Designed by architect Fran Silvestre, this white lime stucco covered private residence overlooks the Mediterranean Sea, and was built using reinforced concrete slabs pinned to rock.
The Hanging Houses Spain
. Cuenca s Hanging Houses (Casas Colgadas) were built on a cliff overlooking the Hu
Sky High Treehouse France
. Balanced delicately among the brances of a 130 foot Austrian pine, you ll get your cardio in while walking up all the stairs to this spectacular tree house. But the views of nearby Lake Geneva will be worth it.
River House Serbia
. This small cabin, built on a rocky island in the middle of the Drina River, was constructed by a group of boys in 1968 as a clubhouse. It clearly puts my childhood forts to shame.
. Designed by Frank Lloyd Wright, Fallingwater is built into a mountainside and perched over a series of picturesque waterfalls. Wright did such a good job of meshing the home with the surrounding landscape, some of the boulders upon which it is built actually protrude into the interior.
Monte Rosa Hut Swiss Alps
. This spaceship looking building is actually a way station for mountaineers that s perched atop the Gorner Glacier in the Pennine Alps.
Villa Amanzi Phuket Thailand
. This spectacular house is nestled into a narrow ravine that overlooks the Azure sea. That didn t stop them from sliding a sweet pool in over the massage sala (don t worry I had to Google it too it means open pavilion where you get awesome massages).
Stahl House Hollywood Hills
. The Stahl House is a modernist styled house designed by architect Pierre Koenig in the Hollywood Hills section of Los Angeles, California.
Socotra Island Indian Ocean
. So many rare and exotic species call this island home, it s almost like another planet. But for now, we ll just focus on one species (human) and the dizzying city that they built on top of a coastal cliff.
Takasugi an Teahouse Japan
. It looks straight out of Dr. Seuss but there s nothing fictional about this tea house on stilts designed by modern architect Terunobu Fujimori.
Fallen Star San Diego
. No, you re not seeing things. That really is a house dangling off the side of Jacobs Hall at the University of California San Diego. It s technically a sculpture, built as the 18th addition to the school s Stuart Collection.
Upside Down House Poland
. House dangling off the side of a building not enough for ya? Have one that s turned completely upside down instead. Built by Polish businessman and philanthropist Daniel Czapiewski, this topsy turvy house is perched in the tiny village of Szymbark. It is meant to be a profound statement about the Communist era and the chaotic state of the world.
. Without exactly the right perspective, you wouldn t even be able to separate this amazing tree hotel from the surrounding foliage. Accessible only by a 12 meter long bridge, those brave enough to journey into the Mirrorcube are rewarded with a double bed, bathroom, lounge, and rooftop terrace.
Just Enough Room Island
. Thousand Islands (no relation to the salad dressing) is an archipelago of 1,864 islands that straddles the Canada U.S. border in the Saint Lawrence River. This is one of the smallest, appropriately named Just Enough Room. You can see why.
Xuankong Temple China
. Fifteen hundred years after its construction (allegedly by a single man) this hanging temple in China s Shanxi Province still dangles 300 feet above the river bed.
Balancing Barn Suffolk
. This shiny vacation home in the English countryside is the epitome of an optical illusion. When It is only when visitors reach the end of the track that they suddenly experience the full length of the volume of the residence, suspended in mid air by nothing but a bit of clever engineering.
The UFO Sweden
. This sci fi fantasy is owned by the same brilliant minds that created the Mirrorcube. Suspended in the trees of Harads, Sweden, visitors should be prepared to jet off to worlds unknown at least in their dreams.
HP Tree House Australia
. This gorgeous Australian residence, designed by MMP Architects, is meant to disturb the forest as little as possible. Which explains why the structure is lifted above the sloping terrain using a galvanized steel support framework.
Nut House Dusseldorf
. This nut shaped house is mostly supported by stilts, while the rest is strapped to a nearby tree. It s used as a playroom for the owner s three children, and as an occasional guest room.
Benefits of Apples
It is an allnatural massage treatment
. Rubbing apple cider vinegar on your hands and feet will give massagelike benefits and relief to tired hands and feet. Apple cider vinegar helps the body maintain a healthy alkaline pH level. Research shows that higher acid levels (lower pH level) lea
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Sweet Heart Neckline Blouse
. This sweet heart saree blouse pattern can set high standards for others to follow your fashion sense in any even.This is one pattern which works on almost all fabric.Fitting is the most important thing for this pattern.
Men If youre going bald go short
. One of the worst mistakes balding men make is the comb-over. A sexier, more modern style is the closely trimmed, Bruce Willis look. An added bonus: Your hair will be easy to maintain.
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Hike the Most Dangerous Path in the World Malaga Spain
. El Caminito del Rey is a walkway which was first established in 1905. Since then, it has fallen into disrepair but remains in use, making it one of the most dangerous but thrilling hikes that youll ever take.
Worlds Strangest Vehicles
Jet powered Flatmobile the flattest car in the world
. This crazy, crazy Flatmobile is going to enter the Guinness book as the flattest vehicle ever. How flat is it? Nineteen inches. This Batmobile like?contraption?is extremely dangerous?creator Perry Watkins shoved a gas turbine jet engine on the butt
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Create your inspirational haven
. Turn your room into a place you love. Do the same for your work desk. Get rid of things that make you unproductive. Surround it with things that inspire you and trigger you to action.
How to Do Computer Yoga
Connect yourself with the Enlightened Saints or God or other entity Say
. Om all enlightened masters. Om God. I beg for guidance and help on my way.
HTC One M9
. HTC's One M9 is the worthy successor of its earlier famed model One M8. This amazingly designed smartphone in an allmetal chassis brandishes a 5inch full HD scratchproof display. Running on the latest Android Lollipop OS, this powerful smartphone is
Benefits of Cardamom
. Cardamom has some anti inflammatory properties that limit pain and swelling, especially in mucus membranes, the mouth, and throat. It has many health benefits attached to it apart from its use as a mouth freshener.
Benefits of Fennel Seeds
. The volatile oils present in fennel seeds can protect the liver. Studies have shown that fennel seeds can protect liver from various chemicals that can attack liver. The study concluded that fennel essential oil has potent hepatoprotective properties
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Ghosts Caught On Film
. Ghosts Caught on Film A collection of strange and unexplained photographs that offer the exciting possibility of ghosts and paranormal activity captured on film. It covers various aspects of the paranormal, from early photographs of psychics, mediums
Benefits of Radish
. Radishes have good water content. This helps in keeping your body well hydrated all the time. It results in a healthy and wellhydrated skin. It fights dry and flaky skin too. Black radishes are especially beneficial to jaundice patients. The diuretic
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Organic Beauty Top 10 ingredients to avoid
. Some ingredients are more undesirable than other try to avoid the following: Petroleum-based substances - these are drying for the skin and polluting for the atmosphere. Formaldehyde - this irritates the skin and is cancer-inducing. Parfum/fragran
Benefits of Ginger
. To get relief from?migraine, mix ginger juice and pinch of saffron.Now pour 3 or 4 drops of this mixture in the nostril on side of pain.
Myth about Anger
Domestic violence happens only in low income families
. Domestic violence happens in all kinds of families, rich and poor, urban, suburban and rural, in every part of the country, in every racial, religious and age group.
Rising Three Methods
. A three day bearish pattern that only happens in an uptrend. The first day is a long white body followed by a gapped open with the small black body remaining gapped above the first day. The third day is also a black day whose body is larger than the
WhatsApp for Beginners
How to Use WhatsApp
. WhatsApp, a play on the casual greeting whats up?, is an ad free mobile messaging app that allows users to exchange text and media messages through their Internet data plan or through WiFi. Users do not have to pay for SMS. Once you start using Whats
Benefits of Cereals
. Brown rice is another variety of rice that is rich in the vitamin B group, particularly thiamine, riboflavin, niacin and minerals like iron, potassium, phosphorous and magnesium.
Creative Valentines Day Gift
Heart and Book Box
. For the bookworm in your life, a hard covered treasure box that has space carved out for holding something special inside.
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. The emerald tree boa, which is found in the Amazon basin, is equipped with highly sensitive heat sensing organs that it uses for 3 D thermal imaging oftheir prey. Its color pattern and the way the tree boa drapes itself over branches are similar to t
Rules to play Petanque
. Petanque is played on a large dirt or gravel dirt, semi level surface. If you wish, the playing area terrain can be marked off in a rectangular area with string. 15 meters x 4 meters 13ft x 49 ft.
. Christmas is a compound word originating in the term Christ Mass.It is derived from the Middle English Cristemasse, which is from Old English, a phrase first recorded in 1038 followed by the word Cristes messe in 1131.Crist (genitive Cristes) is from
What to Eat in Dadra and Nagar Haveli
. The state of Gujarat is located on Indias northwestern coast just above Maharashtra state. The cuisine of Gujarat is primarily vegetarian in nature. Gujarati food is a delicate balance of sweet, salty and spicy flavors. Fresh seasonal vegetables serv
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Reflect on things
. Do rainy days and Sundays get you down? Don t let them: embrace the photo opportunities afforded by the puddles. The rain is as much a part of the story of your holiday as the food you ate and the sights you saw. Use reflections wherever possible for
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Upgrade Your Doors and Windows
. To enhance the homes 9 foot ceilings, these homeowners upgraded to 8 foot tall doors and 6 foot tall windows to let in maximum light. They also aligned the doors and windows at the same height to draw the eye up and create the illusion of more s
Sunniest Places in the World
. Located on the banks of the Nile Dongola has an average of only seven tenths of an inch (17.8 millimeters) of rainfall per year. On an average Dongola gets 10.4 hours of sunshine every day.
Benefits of Celery
. Celery promotes healthy and normal kidney function by aiding elimination of toxins from the body. While eliminating toxins, it also prevents formation of kidney stones. To prepare the root celeriac, trim off its top and base ends. Peel the outer toug
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Consider giving quizzes
. You may want to have a quiz every Friday to assess how well the students are grasping the material. You can judge how well you are teaching by how well the majority of your students perform on the quizzes.
Best Foods to Eat If You Start Feeling Sick
. The omega3 fatty acids in oily fishsuch as salmon and tunacan boost your skins defenses against UV damage. In a study published earlier this year in theAmerican Journal of Clinical Nutrition, researchers found that those who ate a little more than 5
Guru Nanak Dev
Nanak the Herdboy
. When Nanak became old enough, his father gave him the job of watching cattle. Nanak would slip into deep meditative trances while the cattle grazed. He got into a lot of trouble couple of times when the cattle wandered into the neighbors fields and a
Xmas Food Ideas
Christmas Pudding Ice Cream
. This fantastic alternative Christmas pudding ice cream recipe is lower fat as its made with Greek yogurt.
Rules to play Darts
. Darts not thrown during a round or game for one reason or another.
Benefits of Cantaloupe
. Unripe fruits can be stored on the kitchen counter to ripen; once ripe, they should be kept in the refrigerator. Cantaloupe doesn
Best types of nuts for your health
. Nut with a wrinkled two-lobed seed and hard but relatively thin shell widely used in cooking.
Best Bodyweight Exercises for a Strong Core
. Get in a modified plank position, balancing on forearms (elbows aligned under shoulders) and toes. Tighten abs so body is straight from head to heels. Keeping torso tight, hop feet out wide. Hop feet back to starting position and repeat.
The Fastest four wheel drive Supercars
NISSAN GT R 2 Point 7 SECONDS
. The Nissan GT R received a few minor tweaks for 2014, and in conjunction with the same 550 hp twin turbo V6 and awesome four wheel drive system, the 0 62 mph (100 km/h) time stands at 2.7 seconds a performance per pound bargain at ?78k (CAD$140).
Awesome Mental Health Resources
. Sure, pot is now legal in some states, but like other legal substances (ahem, alcohol) that doesnt mean it wont trigger addiction issues. If your tokes are getting in the way of your life, these national meetings can help bring back some balance.
Good Luck Charms From Around The World
. OK so you might not already have this item (which is a ball of undigested hair and food fiber from the gut of an animal ) in your house already, and if so, ew? But if you can get one, it s lucky, and if you re Ron Weasley, it might save you someday.
Benefits of Fenugreek Seeds and Leaves
. Since fenugreek is a rich source of soluble fiber, several experiments were performed in animals to assess its effects on lipids and blood glucose. The gel forming characters of fenugreek fiber reduces gastric emptying, glucose absorption and the ins
Astounding Facts about the human body
Astounding Facts 31
. Our nose is our personal air conditioning system: it warms cold air, cools hot air and filters impurities.
Get Stylish Hair
. a. Take 2 inch wide section of your hair from either side of the parting and tuck them back with bobby pins. Loosen them a bit.b. Take a section of hair from above the left ear to make a low pony tail. Do the same on the right side.c. Now twist each
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Do not be Over ambitious
. This in one area where many fall down by taking on too much to do in too short a time. Pull back and be realistic in balancing what is required in the kitchen and everywhere else (gift-wrapping, housework, kids and family).Christmas cooking and all i
The Highest Speed Cars in the world
Bugatti Veyron 16 Point 4
. 1. A Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport Vitesse driven by the Chinese racing driver Anthony Liu at Volkswagen Groups proving grounds in Ehra Lessien became the fastest open top production sports car, with speed of
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VW Beetle Dune Concept
. Designed to capture the attention of the younger buyer, this model seems poised to succeed in that regard. The Beetle Dune is the kind of car anyone would want to take to the beach. It has a slightly rounder frame, making it just a bit sportier than
Forever Young Naturally Lifestyle
Healthy heart Good fat
. Omega-3 oils may offer protection from coronary heart disease, though a recent review of multiple studies in the British Medical Journal didn't find a clear effect. Choose dietary sources over fish-oil supplements, which may be contaminated with hea
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Spice it up
. B2B content is generally dry and boring to read. By infusing your content with emotion, you can keep your readers engaged.
Keep teeth for eating
. Keep a bottle opener and a small pair of scissors in your bag or desk drawer. If you have the right gadgets to hand, you wont be tempted to use your teeth as tools, which can damage them. In fact, never, ever use your teeth as tools for anything exce
Greatest Oscar Moments
Without A Hitch
. The Moment The honorary Oscar aka, Quick, before they die! is the Academys guilty apology to the ones they missed. When Alfred Hitchcock received one at the 40th Academy Awards, he knew he was being fobbed off. Why Its Great Hitchcocks brief, deadp
Benefits of Cinnamon
. You can Simply apply a little Vaseline onto your lips and gently pat a pinch of cinnamon on top. Rub the mixture on for a few seconds and then allow it to sit for a minute. You will feel a slight tingly sensation from the spice never apply dry cinna
Best Cars for Winter
Nissan Qashqai SUV
. Nissan can argue that with the original Qashqai, it invented the crossover a model that mixes the characteristics of a normal car with the looks and practicality of an SUV. The new model has grown up a little bit, but sticks to the same formula. Its
Benefits of Star Anise
. This oil has mild purgative properties but is safe to use. Unlike other synthetic or harsh purgatives it is not hard on the stomach and liver and does not leave you exhausted and fatigued. When taken in low dosages it helps clear motions and cures
Benefits of Quince
The quince is low in calories
. The quince is low in calories, salt and fat, but high in fibre and vitamin C, so it's a satisfying and unusual tasting food to include in a healthy diet. Quinces can be stewed or poached for a deliciously different
Most Expensive Mobile Phones in the World
Vertu Signature Diamond
. Exclusive luxury phones from Vertu. Vertu is very famous for its luxury mobile phone products, including mobile phones Vertu Signature Diamond is included in order to 10 list of the worlds most expensive mobile phones. This phone is made of platinum
Most Popular New Years Resolutions
. Everybody knows that there is absolutely nothing beneficial about smoking. It is harmful to your health, it makes your teeth yellow, your clothes smell bad, it is extremely annoying for all non smokers and last but not least it is expensive So why
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Expect Criticism And Welcome It
. Criticism will come from those who want you to improve your site. Dont take it personally. Treat it as valuable research and listen to the majority. If you dont fill the void for the browsers then they will stop coming to your site. Expect feedback
Amazing Dances From Around The World
. Casually known as riverdance thanks to the popularity of an interval act in 1994 called Riverdance; this dance can be done solo or by a group and is characterized by stiffened upper bodies while performing quick and intricate footwork.
Benefits of Fennel Seeds
. Fennel seed should be avoided in large doses. Compounds in fennel may be neuro toxic in higher concentrations and may cause hallucinations and seizures. It may exacerbate estrogen receptor linked cancer conditions like endometrial, breast, ovarian.
Benefits of Quince
Minerals such as copper
. The fruit is a good source of minerals such as copper (130
Benefits of Papayas
How to Enjoy
. Mix diced papaya, cilantro, jalapeno peppers and ginger together to make a unique salsa that goes great with shrimp, scallops and halibut.Sprinkle papaya with fresh lime juice and enjoy as is.Slice a small papaya lengthwise and fill with fruit salad.
Mouthwatering Foods to Try
. This K drama series made me so hungry. I love pasta but have not had the opportunity to eat it in the incredibly refined way prepared at Choi Hyun Wooks restaurant. I think its an experience everyone should have, eating handmade pasta from someone wh
Benefits of Cucumber
Cucumbers and Pesticide Residues
. Virtually all municipal drinking water in the United States contains pesticide residues, and with the exception of organic foods, so do the majority of foods in the U.S. food supply. Even though pesticides are present in food at very small trace leve
Weird Ghost Stories
. More than 150 true stories of the supernatural Midwest. Readers will enter an America they never knew existed that of ghosts, haunted houses, possession and exorcism, of vanishing people and ships, mystery lights, premonitory dreams and more. A peren
These moai statues are on Easter Island
. moai, are monolithic human figures carved by the Rapa Nui people from rock on the Chilean Polynesian island of Easter Island between the years 1250 and 1500. Easter Island statues are known for their large, broad noses and strong chins, along with re
Black Phantom Tetra
. The Black Phantom Tetra grows to 2 inches. It is a hardy species that does well in both small and large groups. Their flat oval body is silvery gray with a distinctive splash of black edged in white just behind the gills. The fins of the male are edg
Valentines Day Crafts
Valentine Hair Clip
. Make an adorable felt heart hair clip for your little one. They are so simple you could make several to give out as gifts.
Designs For Bathroom
Luxurious and Spa like
. The tiles in this Georgia beach house bathroom shine.Many people use matte tiles these days, but the lustrous spa like finish of polished tile it feels expensive, says designer Jim Howard.
What to Eat in Orissa
. Bela pana is a drink made from Bael (Aegle marmelos) fruit pulp,in the month of Chaitra and Boishakh,in Orissa.
Visa and Passport
Entry and duration period
. Visas can also be single entry which means the visa is canceled as soon as the holder leaves the country; double entry, or multiple entry which permits double or multiple entries into the country with the same visa. Countries may also issue re entry
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Jon Bon Jovi worked as a Christmas decoration maker
. Basically a Christmas decoration makers job is to design and generate a vast range of manually made celebratory decorations for Christmas trees. These decorations may be traditional or contemporary. Traditional like Holly, snowflakes, angels, figures
Sagittarius in Relationship
. Sagittarius ( Nov 22 - Dec 21 ) Sagittarius in Relationship : Mental fireworks will surely fly in a relationship with the Archer, for nothing seems worthwhile without them. This eagerness to learn can make for one very curious lover. Sagittarians lo
Benefits of Gooseberry
. Amla juice contains 20 times more vitamin C than orange juice. This vitamin improves the tannins that are required to shield heat and light. During summer season, this juice keeps your skin cool by sorting out heat from the body. It also acts as a sh
Xmas Greeting Card
Tissue paper Christmas tree card
. Fold 10 layers of tissue paper in half and cut out a Christmas tree shape using the template.Cut out the same shape in plain green paper for the front of the card.Place the tree shape in the centre fold of the card and either stitch to the card by ha
Benefits of Radish
. Vitamin C, phosphorus and zinc found in radishes, along with its water content, help keep your skin fresh for longer. The diuretic properties of radish help in cleansing both the kidneys and the bladder and therefore regular consumption of radish jui
Forever Young Naturally Beauty
Natural Haircare Basics Visualization for scalp health
. Sit comfortably resting palms on thighs to relax the shoulders. Close your eyes and be aware of your breath moving in and out. Breathing in, feel the refreshing air drawn in through your nose and cool behind your eyes. Imagine it invigorating your sc
Elbow Extensor Anconeus Stretch
. Arm, Wrist, and Hand Stretches: Method:Stand or sit upright while facing a table. Flex the elbows and rest the forearms on the table with the palms up. Lean forward, bringing the chest toward the table.Affected Body Part:Most-stretched muscle: Left a
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Dont be afraid to ask study questions
. Of course, depending on what youre studying, it may be quite difficult to get into a position to understand a concept,theory or other information you need to learn. This is where it is invaluable to ask questions of your teachers, lecturers or other
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Keep the Boys Back
. You might be tempted to introduce your date to your friends early on, but a group of men can get intimidating if its game night at the bar. Slowly introduce a few friends at a time, not all at once.