Category Archives: General

1663. Upfest 2018 (14)

Originally posted on Natural adventures:
I think this is the one, my favourite piece of Upfest 2018. The reason this works so well for me is that I have long admired this wall for all its textures and character and…

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The Celi-Shack

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 I am driving in Canterbury. It’s…

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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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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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Originally posted on NotionsCapital:
Philosopher Alain de Botton explains self-esteem. Animated by Jesse Collett for the School of Life. __________________________ Short link: Comments are welcome if they are on-topic, substantive, concise, and not boring or obscene. Comments may be edited for clarity and…

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Mother orca stopped carrying her dead calf after 17 days

Originally posted on Agendism:
On Saturday, the southern resident orca whale, called J35, stopped carrying her dead calf at San Juan Island after 17 days, and some scientists believe J35 has set a new record for longest period of grief among…

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