Monthly Archives: August 2018

The Celi-Shack

Originally posted on Vogue and Classy:
So this weekend, I had the chance to visit Canterbury (one of my all time favourite places) with one of my best friends. We got the train down – as there is no way…

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Spanish ”Carnaval” through the eyes of an Irish man.

Originally posted on The Double Hop:
? So I woke up on the 17th, went downstairs for breakfast and braced myself for the biggest parade of the year. However, this wasn’t Saint Patrick’s Day and the date was February 17th.…

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Brazilian Criminals Knitting Their Way to Freedom

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Knitting their way to freedom, the maximum security prisoners who get a day off their sentence for every three days they work for luxury fashion label. Poring over their fine-quality crochet, the prisoners of…

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Originally posted on Newmans of Leguevin:
One of the traditions I had forgotten about after we left was Carnaval. This is not to be confused Carnival, the party hearty festival in Brazil or the masked ball time of year in…

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Here’s what happens to your knuckles when you crack them

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Baroque Underwater Photography by Christy Lee Rogers

Photographer Christy Lee Rogers produces luminous scenes of swirling figures swathed in colorful fabrics. She creates a painterly quality in her large-scale images not by using wet pigments, but rather by completely submerging her subjects in illuminated water and photographing them … Continue reading

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A Friendly Octopus Found Within Ancient River Pebble Mosaics in Greece

Pebble mosaics dating from the 4th century BC have been unearthed in Arta, Greece. During excavations at the Small Theatre of Ancient Amvrakia, the floor of a 12-foot wide bathhouse was revealed. Achaeologists discovered carefully laid mosaics of swans, octopuses, and … Continue reading

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Art & Design August 14, 2018 at 02:17PM ~ Happy Voodoo Co

Originally posted on Happy Voodoo Co:
Art & Design August 14 2018 at 02:11PM #StreetArt #GraffitiArt #UrbanArt #SprayPaintArt #StreetStyle #MuralArt #Graffiti

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Galleries, Cafes and Markets

This gallery contains 16 photos.

Originally posted on Millie Smith:
Possibly the best way to spend an overcast Sunday; wander around an art gallery, relax in a coffee shop and mooch around market stalls. Manchester Art Gallery had a new exhibition on Scandinavian Design so…

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Brazil 101: Things Brazilians are the Best At

Originally posted on Best of Brazil Blog:
We are sure the list is longer than this, but here is a good start. Soccer and Samba get a mention, but so do a lot of other things that many non-Brazilians have…

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