Travel: World View Near-Space Balloon Flights

fact: not everyone can afford a 250 grand ticket for a suborbital flight, but that’s not the be all and end all IF you have $75,000 to drop. for 75k, you can still get a view of the curve of the earth from 19 miles (or around 31 kilometers, which is roughly 79 km shy of Virgin Galactic suborbital flight) up there,

Travel: Aqua Amazon Luxury Boutique Hotel Boat

if the lack of the luxe accommodation have been stopping you from going on the road (or in this instance, river) less traveled. then perhaps the Aqua Amazon Luxury Boutique Hotel Boat might change your mind. from the purveyor of ultimate river cruises Aqua Expeditions, the Aqua Amazon Luxury Boutique Hotel Boat, as the

Phinda Private Game Reserve

If you’re the sort of holiday maker who wants to be right in the heart of the action and you’re wanting to experience the ultimate in safari adventures, then the Phinda Private Game Reserve is definitely the place you want to be doing it. Set in a rather substantial 23,000 hectare site, the Phinda Private Game Reserve boasts seven

Samuel Adams Utopias for Crystal Cruises

let’s get this straight: this is not just about Samuel Adams Utopias, but it is the Samuel Adams Utopias that is destined to be served onboard the Crystal Cruises’ 2013 European cruises. like most beers, it takes the bottle to draw us to it (we are not alcoholic, so the beer itself won’t attract us like bees are to flower).

Eat: World’s Most Luxurious Club Sandwich

feeling the need treat your stomach to some lavishness? well, we say, travel to Hong Kong and get yourself some of the World’s Most Luxurious Club Sandwich. costing a cool 480 Hong Kong Dollars (about US$62), this extraordinary priced culinary creation out-price those in Geneva, which is the current “record holder” on

XCOR Lynx: NYC to Tokyo in 90 Minutes

if you (one) trust a rocket company to safely bring you from point A to point B, (two) has the yearning to see the space in person, and (three) has tons of cash to spare, then brace yourself for a coolest air (or rather space) travel any regular mankind has yet to experienced: a flight to the space and that will happen as early as year 2014. and the vehicle that will bring you to the…

Steve McQueen’s Baja Boot Buggy

fans of Steve McQueen will be disappointed cos’ this beautiful Baja Boot Buggy, once own by actor and motor enthusiast Steve McQueen, is not for sale but at least it didn’t end up in some junkyards. hailed as “the most innovative…

video: Miniatur Wunderland’s Largest Model Railway

for people who are fascinated by the workings of the world, it can be frustrating not being able to see those workings with a bird’s eye view physically. not even if you are a Superman…

Tiger & Turtle – Magic Mountain walkable Roller Coaster

we are familiar with roller coasters but have you heard of a walkable one? well, soon there will be one in Duisburg, Germany. this particular walkable, huge outdoor structure (or sculpture, if…