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The Most Beautiful Locations in South Africa
South Africa is one of the world’s most beautiful countries. And just when you think it cannot get any more spectacular, we find small...
Luxurious vacation destinations you’d like to know about
If you are preparing to choose where you’d like to spend your holiday next year you should know how difficult it is to select...
The most famous piece of ancient Roman art
If we consider the notoriety and popularity of the Colosseum we can safely assume that it is the most famous piece of ancient Roman art. Furthermore it is a complex architectural work that is beautified by multiple imposing statues and over the years it has become a symbol of Rome.
The legendary Leonardo Da Vinci
Although he is known as a famous painter, Leonardo Da Vinci has extended his interest outside this domain. He was fascinated by the human body, astronomy, architecture and flying instruments. His research is documented in over 13 000 pages of drawings. This research is proof that he was destined for great things and had he lived in a different time maybe his discoveries would have had a greater influence on the fate of humanity. However his works of art have opened a new path for future generations and the art world was never the same after his influence.
The Forgotten Mosaic Art History
The mosaic art history goes back as far as 4,000 years or more, with simple mosaics techniques, like pushing terracotta cones into a background. Today, mosaic art is a popular craft that anyone can do using different materials like stone, glass, mirror, ceramics and even doll parts.
What Are Ancient Roman Mosaics?
Ever wondered what are ancient Roman mosaics and what is their purpose? The Roman mosaics originate from Ancient Rome and are created by skilled artist. Made of small pieces of glass, stone, marble and other materials, the mosaics have a decorative raole as well as as an architectural purpose.
Top 7 Contemporary Design Ideas for 2013
The changing times we live in have an impact on all life aspects. Our homes must express our personalities and serve our needs. These 7 contemporary design ideas for 2013 aim to create a warm atmosphere and make a house more comfortable.
Top benefits of Linux VPS
If you are planning to host a website or have your very own Minecraft server, you definitely want to find a reliable VPS hosting...
What to visit in Sicily
Sicily is the largest island of the Mediterranean Sea, situated south of Italy at the top of the ‘boot’, being separated from it by Messina. Sicily Island is one of the most popular destinations for holiday...
A new auto masterpiece – Bugatti Galibier 16C
Bugatti gave to the public, in a private event which took place in Geneva, a new auto model Galibier 16C, the brother with four...
Ceramic vs. porcelain tile countertops
Ceramic and porcelain tiles are available in a variety of shapes and colors. In terms of colors, there are no limits practically and it can fit in any decor you can imagine. What you need to watch carefully, beside the design you want, is if the tiles are waterproof or not, depending on where you want to apply them.
2012 Aston Martin Virage
Elegant and powerful, the new Aston Martin Virage mixes the ultimate luxury with the performance of great sports cars, a result of the evolution of the company`s VH architecture strategy. The V12 engine`s torque delivery ensures high performance while the inner agility of the car and its perfect weight distribution creates an equilibrium between sports car performance and characteristic luxurious experience provided by modern Aston Martin cars.
2012 Ferrari FF
Ferrari introduces its first four-sweater, four-wheel drive car - 2012 Ferrari FF. Unveiled at he 81st Geneva International Motor Show, the revolutionary FF comes with a mid-front V12 making it the most powerful and versatile Ferrari car ever.