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Icehotel 25th Edition | Sweden

Need to chill? If so you have to check in this Swedish Icehotel. Located in the northern part of the country, in a small village that goes by the name of Jukkasjärvi, the hotel is rebuilt every year, this is going to be it´s 25th edition. They get about 50 000 visitors per season, most of them go for the tranquility and to see the amazing northern lights. The hotel is built using 1000 tons of ice they get from the Torne river and about 30,000 tons of snice (a mix of snow and ice). It´s built from November until December and is then used until mid April, when it melts away. It is beautiful and the fact that it´s ephemeral makes it so much more interesting, in fact it´s design changes each year making each season unique. There are about 100 people involved in the process, most of them are invited artists, dedicated to the special design of the hotel. They only have about 65 rooms available so make sure you´re quick to book a visit!



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THE ART OF FIXING THINGS | Image

THE ART OF FIXING THINGS

Another great book for the handyman. If you´re a skilled person at a wide range of repairs, this book is for you. "The Art of Fixing Things" by Lawrence E. Pierce features 150 useful tips and tricks to make things last longer, and save you money. The book will teach you how to repair your possessions rather than throwing them away. Get it in Europe here...
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CLUB MED KANI | MALDIVES | Image

CLUB MED KANI | MALDIVES

In the Maldives, known as "the last paradise on earth", there is an unforgettable destination for those seeking romantic moments and for diving fanatics among the most colorful and vibrant coral reefs, the island of Kani. A tropical paradise perfectly untouched, it was the place chosen by ClubMed to set one of their most exotic, desired and exclusive resorts, the CluMed Kani....
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EL NIDO RESORTS | PHILIPPINES | Image

EL NIDO RESORTS | PHILIPPINES

El Nido Resorts is a group of spectacular eco-resorts spread across El Nido in the Philippines, a destination known for its extraordinary natural splendor and ecosystem. El Nido Resorts is currently comprised of four eco-luxury Resorts, all offering genuine, local hospitality and unique and enriching experiences amidst the beautiful natural landscape. El Nido Resorts has been globally recognized for embracing nature-based guest activities, including snorkeling, scub...
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