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Alone On The Ice

"Alone on Ice" is known as the greatest survival story in the history of exploration, the gripping account is told by award-winning writer and adventurer David Roberts. In 1913, Douglas Mawson, leader of the Australasian Antarctic Expedition, alone and near starvation, does a ninety-five-mile trek across Antarctic ice after the death of his companions and the loss of most of his provisions. Mawson defied the odds and cheated death, he battled hunger, insanity, and deadly crevasses, returning to basecamp almost a month later as a barely living skeleton. via

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KAA RESTAURANT | SAO PAULO BRASIL | Image

KAA RESTAURANT | SAO PAULO BRASIL

KaŠ Restaurant is located in S„o Paulo  Brasil, it is a 700 sq meter space. It has 7 thousand plants originating from the Atlantic forest that serve as an oasis for more than just the taste, but for all the senses. Among the details are the lush suspended garden on the wall of the hall, a retractable roof that can be opened on warm days, besides an informal ambience with glass of water and a lounge....
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GRAYL WATER PURIFIER

Grayl is a portable water purification bottle that lets you purify and drink the water out of a river in 15 seconds! Simply scoop water up in the cup, plunge the innovative water filter through the canister (operates like a French press), and youíve got a pint(16 ounces) of clean drinking water in seconds, clear of bacteria, parasites, heavy metals, chemicals, and other nasty things. Learn more from Grayl, or purchase now from Amazon...
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THE OBEROI UDAIVILAS HOTEL | UDAIPUR INDIA

The Oberoi Udaivilas in Udaipur is located in a city of majestic palaces and beautiful lakes. Designed as a traditional Indian palace, the Oberoi Udaivilas captures all the romance and splendor of a royal era. Walking inside the hotel is like traveling back in time. The semi-open rooms with balconies and private swimming pools are a unique feature of Udaivilas. Its luxurious spa overlooking the lake is a haven of serenity, experts take care of the body and soul of ...
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