We’re starting off with this new HisPotion series “The Saturday Adventure” with a couple of base-jumpers throwing themselves off Moab Towers in Utah. Sit back, relax and listen to their story – if you’re not impressed or if it doesn’t move you, I don’t know what can. If you don’t believe you can do it, you can’t do it! … I mean I feel more vulnerable sitting in my chair at home and watching TV and letting my life waste away Go full screen and … continue reading
This week Hindus around the world celebrate Holi, the Festival of Colors. Holi is a popular springtime celebration observed on the last full moon of the lunar month. Participants traditionally throw bright, vibrant powders at friends and strangers alike as they celebrate the arrival of spring, commemorate Krishna’s pranks, and allow each other a momentary freedom — a chance to drop their inhibitions and simply play and dance continue reading
What’s one of the most important things that has to be considered when you’re setting up for an adventure in the wild? A tent, of course, for providing a “roof” over your head and protection against harsh weather conditions. Well, one of the most practical ones that I’ve recently stumbled upon is the single pole tent from Scout Seattle. This USA-made tent offers a simple and easy way for setting camp without burdening you with unnecessary accessories or undesirable weights that would slow you down … continue reading
This is how a $36 million home looks like – a brand new residence in the hills of Hollywood just finished this month. Palumbo Design and Whipple Russell Architects teamed up and designed the three-story estate with with such luxury amenities as a glass-walled six-car garage, a home theater, a wine room, a Crestron home automation system, Miele kitchen appliances, an infinity pool with a Jacuzzi, and a private deck off the master bedroom with a large fire pit, and more. The asking price? A cool $36 million. Check out the video below.
NASA recently released some stunning photos inspired by the Hollywood masterpiece Gravity staring George Clooney and Sandra Bullock. In fact it’s the other way around, but they’re just closing the circle – NASA inspired the movie that inspired the agency to release these photos. The Earth views from above at night are simply amazing, and these astronaut selfies must be the best selfies so far.
If you’re into luxurious accommodations and always wanted to go see Africa’s wildlife, Lion Sands Game Reserve is the ultimate retreat. As much as we’d want to tell you more about any of the 5 Lodges or 3 tree houses, it still is much better to get the whole point from the photos below. Prices per night start at around $1,000. The Sabie River, snaking lazily through the Kruger National Park and the Kingstown property, was the life source of the plentiful fauna and flora, and … continue reading
Take a trip around the globe to see how people celebrated the new year – with fireworks. This year’s absolute winner in fireworks is Dubai, setting a new Guinness World Record for the largest pyrotechnics show. The total cost was a cool $6 million, took 10 months to plan, was controlled by a a network of 100 computers and included 500,000 fireworks. The photo above is what people in Rio de Janeiro saw on the sky – night swimming and fireworks is definitely something that’s … continue reading
Some of us have found paradise in religion or in doing something meaningful. As for me, I think Paradise is here, on Earth. More precisely, in Bora Bora, in French Polynesia. Really, this is paradise on Earth, I have never seen something more beautiful and more inspiring than these great outdoors, God’s gift to his children. The water here looks like Venetian crystal, it is blue and pure, there are actually dozens of shades of blue, varying from pale turquoise to deep blue. Wherever you … continue reading