Archive | December, 2011

Vive Le France.

France is a country located in Western Europe. Clockwise from the north, France borders Belgium, Luxembourg and Germany to the northeast, Switzerland to the east, Italy to the southeast and Spain to the southwest, across the Pyrenees mountain range (the small country of Andorra lies in between the two countries). The Mediterranean Sea lies to […]

Anaconda In Bangkok, Thailand.

This incredible picture of an Anaconda was taken by a friend of ours, on a normally busy pedestrian street, during the recent floods in Bangkok,Thailand. They can grow to sizes of 6 metres (20 ft) and beyond, and approx, 330 lbs. inweight. Although some python species can grow longer,the anaconda, particularly the Green Anaconda, is the […]

Million-Dollar Gold Tableware.

Million-dollar Gold Tableware Make your every meal luxury! A Japanese jeweler is selling a 13-piece tableware set made entirely of pure gold for $1 million. The set by Ginza Tanaka includes goblets, plates, chopsticks and cutlery, each engraved with a dragon, which symbolizes eternal youth and health. The items are available as single purchases, with […]

Actress Isabel Lucas.

Isabel Lucas (born 29 January 1985) is an Australian actress and model perhaps best known for her role as Tasha Andrews on the Australian television soap opera Home and Away (2003–2006). Lucas moved to Los Angeles in early 2008 and has since been featured in film and television projects including Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen, The […]

The Tallest Man & The Smallest Man In The World.

The Guinness Book of World Records in Istanbul, Turkey, was launched. Sultan Kosen, the tallest man in the world, met iwth He Pingping, the smallest man in the world.   Kosen, who is 2.47 tal, said: “I’ve wanted to meet Pingping since I was given the award for tallest man and I’m very happy that he has agreed to come […]

Rosie Huntington-Whiteley Has The Last Laugh With Sexy New Swimwear Shoot.

‘All I kept hearing was ‘Honey, you gotta change this!’ By SARAH BULL Elle Macpherson once earned herself the nickname The Body through her incredible physique and sexy modelling shoots. But now there’s a new Body in town – in the form of British beauty Rosie Huntington-Whiteley. The 24-year-old model looks stunning in a new shoot for Harper’s […]

Zlata The Russian Contortionist Releases Her 2012 Calendar.

Is this the weirdest way to bring in the new year? By JESSICA SATHERLEY Instead of the usual Cliff Richard or scenes from the Yorkshire Dales, why not surprise the mother-in-law choose with a more offbeat calendar for 2012 – courtesy of Zlata the contortionist. The rubbery Russian has created 12 wonderfully weird poses for each month […]

Artistic Luxury: Fabergé, Tiffany, Lalique.

Artistic Luxury: Fabergé, Tiffany, Lalique San Francisco Fine Arts Museum Legion of Honor February 7, 2009–May 31, 2009 http://www.famsf.org/legion/index.asp Just the names Fabergé, Tiffany and Lalique conjure up images of the Gilded Age- opulent decorative objects, exquisite jewelry, palaces, glittering gowned women blithely waltzing through the night. At the 1900 International Exposition in Paris, which […]

“…What Really Happened At Michael Jackson’s Neverland” by Frank Cascio.

Traitors! The doctors, the drugs, the paranoid rages and what REALLY happened at Michael Jackson’s Neverland By FRANK CASCIO As I drove along the dark, cobbled streets of Castelbuono, my home town in Sicily, I turned on my phone. Text messages started rolling in, one on top of another. ‘Is it true?’ flashed up. ‘Are you […]

The “Sovereign” Superyacht.

The king of the sea: The £85m superyacht that comes with a matching limousine onboard By HUGO GYE This huge superyacht is so sleek you’d almost be forgiven for mistaking it for a floating limousine. This is no coincidence – the ‘Sovereign’ yacht is based on the design of a limo, and even comes with its own […]