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Best Subway Stations in the World ( - Destinations)

12 Arts et Métiers Station,  Paris, France Arts et Métiers Station, Paris, France

It is situated in the Beaubourg quarter, the intersection of rue de Turbigo and rue Reaumur on the surface and lines 3 and 11 below the surface. The name of the station got its name from the Museum of Arts and Crafts , located above it. This is one of the few metro stations, the French, which is worthy of careful study. So, do not miss the Museum of Arts and Trades above the station is full of inventions and oddities of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, including Foucault's original pendulum used to ...
10 Pecherska Metro Station,Kiev, Ukraine Pecherska Metro Station,Kiev, Ukraine

Slightly sinister air, the foreign world is not entirely a coincidence: it is a consequence of the Cold War. Russian architects have created subways so that descend to 100 feet deep to serve as shelters against bombs. Pecherska station’s brilliance mixed films of Cold War espionage with a considerable dose of futurism: modern chandelier in the center and large shady arcades make you think that might even stop next month....
9 Karlsplatz Station, Vienna, Austria Karlsplatz Station, Vienna, Austria

The station operates as a museum of architectural works, with plans and details of the old station. In 1898, in Vienna took birth new ideas of geniuses such as Gustav Klimt, Sigmund Freud and Otto Wagner. The Viennese Secession and the "young style" by Wagner, presented in plants, steel and marble was in vogue. The Court of Hietzing was made to serve as a personal subway line of the royal family, with appropriate design (today, is a popular destination for weddings ). Meanwhile, ordinary citizens ...

The Best Theatres in the World ( - World Tourism)

42 Teatro Colon in Buenos Aires Teatro Colon in Buenos Aires

Teatro Colon is an opera theatre in Buenos Aires, Argentina. The opera in Argentina experienced a rapid flowering in the mid-1850s. Fifty-three operas were performed on various stages in 1854 in Buenos Aires. That’s why the need in the emergence of a new theater appeared. It was laid in 1856 and it was opened on April 27th, 1857. The new theater has enough space for about 2500 spectators and included a special gallery for women. A constant ballet troupe appeared in the theater in 1925. It...
33 Moscow Bolshoi Theatre Moscow Bolshoi Theatre

The Bolshoi Theatre is one of the largest theatres in Russia and one of the biggest opera and ballet theatres in the world. The complex of theater buildings is located in the center of Moscow, on the Theatre Square.   The history of the theatre   Initially, it was a state-owned theater, which together with the Small Theatre made t...
27 La Scala Theatre in Milan La Scala Theatre in Milan

The opera house La Scala Theatre in Milan is recognized as one of the world’s most important theatres. Annually  the best theatre companies from all over the world are flocking to Milan to put on their spectacular shows. For many people it is the culmination of their professional careers to enjoy a great performance at the La Scala Theatre in Milan. The theatre is beautifully located close to the Duomo in piazza...

The Strangest Sculptures in the World ( - World Tourism)

22 Passing through the wall Passing through the wall

Montmartre is a very different Paris. Here, at the top of the hill the steep, narrow and winding streets are usually paved with cobblestones and the stairs that cut the way to its peak. There is a different architecture here. There are beautiful little parks and entwined with bindweed small houses where sometimes the fireplaces are drown. Even the air is special here. It is crystal-clear. People say that even the Parisians, who live here, are different. &nbs...
22 The Chizhyk-Pyzhik statue The Chizhyk-Pyzhik statue

A monument to the Chizhyk-Pyzhik was installed in St. Petersburg on November 19, 1994. This is one of the smallest sites in the world.   The monument represents a small bird standing on a small pedestal. The singularity of this monument is that it is installed on the reverse side of the embankment. The unusual monument is loved by the local people and tourists. Two traditions appeared gradually. The...
21  The Traffic Light Tree The Traffic Light Tree

The Traffic Light Tree is eight feet high. It is found in the capital of England, in Docklands, at the intersection of Westferry and Marsh Wall Roads. For the first time it was seen in 1999. It is the element of the new urban art. Its functional role does not matter, because the island is located in the middle of the roundabout, between two ordinary trees. The traffic lights are switched by the controller Peek Traffic. The signals switching is a...

The Most Bizarre Houses in the World ( - World Tourism)

5 The Kvivik Igloo The Kvivik Igloo

Kvivik is a village from the Faroe Islands on the coast of Denmark. A pair of identical igloos was built there. Each structure has about 91 square meters and a kitchen, a living room with double bed and a loft. Both igloos are very friendly with the nature. It has a lush green roof and they are so near to the mountains and the ocean. Tourists enjoy these two constructions as they can be rented at least for two nights....
4 The One Log House The One Log House

Would you believe that a tree trunk may become a house for you? So, there is a house carved into a huge, over 2,000 years old, tree of 42 tons. The tree is of the same family as the sequoia trees are. It was “built" by the carpenter Art Schmock in 1946. He exhibited this home at various fairs and festivals log across the country to promote the beautiful old trees in Northern California and his labor source. The house, which is almost 10 feet long and about 1.80 high, ...
4 The Upside-Down House The Upside-Down House

It represents a memorial to the horrors of communism and crimes against the humanity. The house was built at the initiative of Daniel Czapiewski, a Polish businessman who deals with the construction of wooden houses. The construction lasted 114 days, 5 times more than usual, because the workers felt confused and disoriented in the strange house. The house is a tourist attraction, but people who visit complain of symptoms similar to sea sickness. Czapiewski is also the holder of a Guinnes...

The best art galleries in the world ( - Destinations)

116 Louvre Museum in Paris, France Louvre Museum in Paris, France

  Louvre Museum is the most visited art museum in the world, a monument full of historical meaning and the greatest national museum of France. It is a central tourist attraction in Paris, located on the Right Bank of the Seine, in the first arrondissement. Here there are displayed over 35,000 art objects dating from the 6th millennium BC and up to the nineteenth century AD.       Louvre Museum is housed by Louvre palace, which was originally conceived as a fortress, in the twelfth century u...
116 Vatican Museums Vatican Museums

  Vatican City is the smallest state in the world, occupying an area of only 50 hectares. The population of this state is only slightly more than 550 people, and its form of government is theocracy, headed by Papa.      Inside the Vatican City there are the Vatican Museums, which are considered to be among the greatest museums in the world, with an impressive collection, where one can admire some of the world’s most renowned classical sculptures and most important masterpieces of Rena...
114 Hermitage Museum in Saint Petersburg Hermitage Museum in Saint Petersburg

  Hermitage Museum is the largest art gallery of Russia, one of the most remarkable museums in the world and certainly the main attraction in St. Petersburg. Hermitage Museum was founded as a collection of art works by Empress Catherine the Great in 1764, and opened to the public in 1852.      The main building of the Hermitage Museum is the Winter Palace, built by the architect Bartolomeo Rastrelli (1754-1762), in Baroque style. The first person who lived here was Catherine the Great. In 1...

The best destinations for dance lovers ( - Destinations)

107 Tango in Buenos Aires, Argentina Tango in Buenos Aires, Argentina

  There exists Philippines and Finnish tango, but the best known is the kind of Argentinian tango, so, in the heart of Buenos Aires, you will surely find the most talented practitioners of the dance that was once banned. Due to a growing number of schools and Tango's admirers, this dance is more popular today than ever. The most beautiful performances can be seen at El Querandi, a local with more than 80 years of history, while enjoying the famous Argentine food....
107 Salsa and merengue in Dominican Republic Salsa and merengue in Dominican Republic

  Besides the charming beaches and clear blue waters, the Caribbean is also recognized by salsa and merengue dances. Even if these two styles are different, they express the attitude and passion of living in places like Puerto Rico or the Dominican Republic.     While you can dance merengue only in pairs, salsa can be danced individually as well. Visit the show as La Guacara Taina, a place always full of locals and tourists, showing that salsa and merengue are among the most popular dance styles...
106 Flamenco in Sevilla, Spain Flamenco in Sevilla, Spain

   Dance is, without doubt, a mirror of culture worldwide. Crack violent hands and tap steps are important elements of flamenco, which impress those that know little about it and outsiders and animate those who practice it.     Even though many cities in Spain claim to have the most passionate and talented dancers, we know that Sevilla is the true "swing" of flamenco's. In the city there are many schools of flamenco, and Taller Flamenco, where tourists can learn basic steps and mo...

The best solarium in Rome, Italy (Italy - Solarium)

130 C C'è sole e sole

    We offer the professionalism of our staff, the safety of our equipment certified to EEC standards: the certainty of the highest hygiene, a comfortable, air conditioned and comfortable, the guarantee of 20 years of experience ..... so let beautiful at our office. Moreover, the equipment is from the latest generation....
118 Juice Headesigner Juice Headesigner

  The Hairdresser - Beauty Juice headesigner has starred in numerous events in the capital's most trendy and fashionable organizer of important services. The Centre employs a young team capable of combining the experience gained in the field with a constant and continuous updating. Juice headesigner is the center of the trend-setting ......
118 Megasolarium Megasolarium

    We really care about the health and wellbeing of your skin. In fact, all our machines are the result of the latest technological research, constantly updated and constantly testing and maintenance. Each skin has a different skin type and we have a car suitable for each type of pelle.Inoltre all tanning products like lotions or tanning etc.., Are also tested and absolutely Available, selected for their best quality....

The best art fairs in Europe in 2010 ( - Fairs)

129 Art Cologne Art Cologne

   At some point, interest in Art Cologne began to fall, other newer art fairs have gained in importance. For example those in London, New York, Miami and Basel. Since, however, American leadership was taken over by Daniel Hug, the exhibition of a fair wind blows Rhine metropolis.      In the main entrance of the building which houses the Art Cologne, costumed musicians, with tails and top hat, beat the drums as hard paote, attracting visitors careful. They are part of the project the Danish art...
118 Art Amsterdam Art Amsterdam

    Van Krimpen, together with Martijn Sanders Art Fair has set up the Foundation, in 1984 the first director of the KunstRAI. A year later, the first KunstRAI place, almost 2300 square meters and attracts some 15,000 visitors. The scholarship is energetically starting from the beginning and has an international character. Van Krimpen uses a regional focus from 1989 to galleries outside the Randstad area and to work with host countries       The KunstRAI a pioneer. Besides the exhibiti...
117 Art 41 Basel Art 41 Basel

   Art 41 Basel is the world's premier international art show for Modern and contemporary works. Art 41 Basel will take place on June 16 – 20, 2010. It presents almost 300 galleries from North America, Latin America, Europe, Asia and Africa. More than 2,500 artists will exhibit their art work in the multiple sections. The exhibition includes the highest-quality paintings, sculptures, drawings, installations, photographs, video and editioned works. At the last edition, 61,000 people attended Art 40 Basel, among which art colle...