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The Great Wall of China is undoubtedly one of the great wonders of this world. Here some interesting facts about it.
1. It is really really really really long, longer than you think… If you added the length of all the defensive walls created in China over the last 2,000 years, and lined them end to end, then the total length (apx. 31,070 miles) would reach 1.25 times around the Earth (apx. circumference 24,854 miles).
The Solar Impulse 2 is to be officially presented today, but its construction didn’t happen in a day. Watch this video and understand the steps that had to be taken when you’re looking towards attempting the First #RTW Solar Flight!
Sleeping on an airplane often requires more effort than it does relaxation, but it is absolutely worth it. Late night flights are called “red eyes” for a reason and no matter how energetic or fit you may be, muscling through your day on minimal sleep is never a good idea. That said, late night flights are also an extremely practical way to get more bang for your vacation buck. The key is to have a system for getting some shuteye between runways. Here’s a few tips that can make nodding off considerably easier.
Spring was welcomed in the northern hemisphere this week after a long, cold winter for many. The temperatures and visual cues of spring are not omnipresent for all regions, but for some around the world, beauty abounds.
As part of a promotion for the Sydney International Food Festival, the advertising agency WHYBIN\TBWA designed 18 national flags using foods each country is commonly associated with and that would also match the colors of the flag.