Archive | September, 2011

Most Expensive Barbie In The World.

Most expensive Barbie in the World Barbie with diamond choker sells for record price Out of reach of most girls – a designer Barbie A Barbie doll wearing a diamond necklace has sold at an auction in New York for a record amount. The one-off Barbie, created by Stefano Canturi, wears a black strapless evening […]

Top Of The Marriot Hotel.

Looking for a Great Fun thing to do in New York? Go to the top of the Top of The Marriot Hotel in Times Square! There is a 360 degree revolving bar and restaurant with a dessert,chocolate fondue and Cheese Buffet that is to die for and is not too expensive! The views of the city […]

The Trift Suspension Bridge In Switzerland.

Good Morning! Re the question of the Day this is my phobia! Heights~! The Trift Suspension Bridge in Switzerland, one of the Alps’ longest and highest pedestrian suspension bridges, was built in 2004 to reconnect hikers to a hut made inaccessible by a retreating glacier. A replacement in 2009 gave this bridge higher handrails and […]

Bridge Of Sighs, Venice.

Bridge of Sighs, Venice. Its name and location in beautiful Venice evoke Italian romance, but the Bridge of Sighs has a much darker past. Constructed around 1600 over the Rio di Palazzo, the covered walkway heard the last footsteps — and supposed sighs — of condemned prisoners traveling from the magistrate’s (or “doge’s”) prison on […]

Giant Duck In Flanders, NY.

While driving in Long Island, I nearly crashed my car when I saw this duck! Giant Duck: Flanders, N.Y. Built in 1931 by one of the many duck farmers who used to operate on Long Island, this 20-foot-tall, 30-foot-long duck was for many years a shop that sold, you guessed it, eggs and Long Island […]

The Atlantis Resort, Bahamas.

The Atlantis Resort,Bahamas. It is located on luxurious Paradise Island, and promises a vacation the likes of which you have never before experienced. It is one of the largest resorts in the entire world — not to mention the most gorgeous.Naturally, the resort offers more water sports than you can even imagine, from scuba diving, […]

Lauren Bacall.

Lauren Bacall (born Betty Joan Perske September 16, 1924) is an American film and stage actress and model, known for her husky voice and sultry looks.She first emerged as leading lady in the film noir genre, including appearances in The Big Sleep (1946) and Dark Passage (1947), as well as a comedian in How to […]

Tiger Woods’ Astonishing Ryder Cup Picture.

LONDON’S DAILY MAIL has this astonishing photo from staff photographer Mark Pain taken of Tiger Woods at the Ryder Cup on Sunday. The shot was snapped on the final hole of play as Woods attempted to chip onto the green, instead duffing his ball directly into the lens of Pain’s camera. The impact smashed the […]

Jay Leno’s White Steam Car.

White Steam Car Jay Leno is one of the most prolific celebrity motorheads with a collection of cars that would shame most motor museums, literally. One of the cars in his collection includes this 1908 White steam-powered car. Quite possibly the first people-mover of its kind, the White touring car could seat seven, and was […]

Wildflower Hall-Shimla.

Anyone fancy a trip? Wildflower Hall-Shimla in the Himalayas, India, resembles a fairy-tale castle nestled in pine and cedar forests at 8,250 feet. The heated indoor swimming pool has mosaic floors and chandeliers and offers spectacular mountain views. Attached to the indoor pool is an outdoor deck with an infinity whirlpool. It’s the perfect place […]