I know it’s only Monday to start showing off adventurous posts, but take this as a reminder that life’s not what happens when you’re in your cubicle or in front of your devices, checking your facebook newsfeed. No! Life’s when you go do what you’ve been dreaming of! But do take extra care if attempting something similar, or how other boring headlines put it: don’t try this at home … continue reading
When I was traveling through Asia for the first time in my life, my plans kept changing at a crazy pace. When planning, back home, I thought I’d stay in Vietnam for a long time, since my instincts were telling me that it was an appealing place. Turned out I disliked Vietnam very much and decided to leave. One of the nearby countries is Malaysia. Off I was to the island of Penang. I’d booked a cute little hotel near the old part of George Town, checked my smartphone and found the “party hostel” and headed there with a case of beer and a smile.
If you like to travel around and you don’t want to leave your house behind, well, you can get yourself a caravan . Snails do that, so why don’t you? And while we’re at it, why not go buy yourself an ultra light caravan, especially one like in the Alto series, from SafariCondo? This type of mobile home comes with luxuries like a king size bed that’s convertible to twin beds (who wants that anyway?) and a retractable roof. Basically, you … continue reading
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 … 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 … 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.