Did you know that this basket is actually a building in Ohio? And that the Kansas City Public Library looks like a set of books? We’ve created a new infographic to tell you all about the most bizarre buildings from around the world, including the upside down Wonderworks Museum in Tennessee to the Aldar Building in Abu Dhabi.
All of us know about impressive architectural buildings, but have you ever stopped to wonder what the most expensive building in the world is? Hint: it isn’t the One World Trade Center in New York or the Bellagio in Las Vegas. Take a look at our infographic to find out!
This rest of this year promises to be an exciting time for sport, not only are the Euros currently underway but the Olympics are just around the corner. Have you ever wondered how much attending them in the flesh would set you back? Well, check out our latest infographic to find out.
Have you ever visited the Ferrari Theme Park in Abu Dhabi? Or how about BonBon Land in Denmark where the park is filled with statues of animals excreting and projectile-vomiting? Our latest infographic looks at some of the strangest theme parks in the world and where you can find them. Also don’t forget to visit Crocosaurus Cove where you can climb into the ‘cage of death’ to get up close to these fearsome reptiles!
Sometimes when we’re travelling all over the world, we forget to stop and think about what all the place names actually mean. Did you know that Hong Kong means ‘A Fragrant Harbour’ and that Dubai means ‘Locust’? We didn’t think many people did, so we put together this handy infographic for you to explore the meanings behind many city names all over the world!
Did you know that there is a tribe that exists in the Amazon consisting of one man, called The Lone Brazilian? Or that there is a tribe where the men stay at home to look after the children while the women go hunting? Take a look at our latest infographic to find out about various tribes from around the world, as well as their estimated population and their customs.
Sometimes films are so wonderfully made that we feel the places where they’re filmed are too surreal. Therefore, it’s very easy to forget that these filming locations are actual places that you can go and visit. Some of them may even be in your home town, or near where you live. With the Academy Awards on the horizon, we decided to take a look at the filming locations of the Oscar nominees for 2016.
Some of us might have been to zoos or on safaris where we’ve been able to see some of the beautiful creatures the world has to offer us, on the move. For some of these animals, we may only need to venture to our back gardens to see them. Take a look at our new infographic to see how fast these animals can travel, and also how these speeds would feel to a 5’8” tall human being.
‘Tis the season to be jolly. Yes, it’s come round to that time of the year again: when children are hurriedly writing their letters to Santa; towns and cities are filled with Christmas shoppers; and people are ordering their Christmas ingredients far in advance. Because let’s face it, the Christmas lunch or dinner is often the main part of the day for most of us. But all over the world, each country has their own idea of what should be put on the table for Christmas celebrations.
With half-term fast approaching, thinking of ways to entertain the family can prove difficult; well, that was until our ‘The World’s Strangest Museums’ infographic came along! Our latest infographic explores the weirdest and most wonderful museums the world has to offer, from the International Cryptozoology Museum to an underwater museum. While some of the museums aren’t exactly child-friendly, they’re definitely unusual and could make for an interesting way to spend a rainy afternoon.
With the Rugby World Cup underway and rugby becoming an increasingly popular sport in Abu Dhabi, we started wondering what the logos and badges on sports shirts mean. Many of us proudly wear a sports shirt, whether of our favourite football, rugby or baseball team, but how many of us know what the badge we wear actually stands for? Well, take a look at our latest infographic to find out!
The cuisine isn’t the only local delicacy you should be trying when you’re on holiday. Oh no! Local drinks should be high up on your to-do list when jetting off somewhere new. We all know about sangria but what other tipples does the world have to offer to delight your taste buds? Well, our latest infographic has the answer, from Schnapps in Austria to ouzo in Greece. Take a look and uncover what to drink on your next trip abroad.
With the start of the Premier League fast approaching we wondered what all the footballers have been up to on their break. For the majority of footballers the break means jetting off somewhere exotic and spending some of their ‘hard-earned’ cash; as such we thought we’d take a closer look at the most popular holiday destinations among Premier League footballers.
While getting ready for a holiday involves packing with that destination in mind, from clothes to suntan lotion, it’s unlikely you’ll have chosen your reading material to reflect it too. Well, this is the summer that changes! Our new infographic helps you perfectly match this summer’s reading material with your holiday destination. So, whether you’re off to the Med or the UAE, take a look and find out what you should be reading this summer.