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Places to Find Peace and Quiet

The Bucket List: Places to Find Peace and Quiet is an exquisitely produced book by Rizzoli that aims to show fabulous spots to hideout from modern urban stress most of us live in, showing numerous possibilities of zen tourism around the world. It points out various places where you can retreat to meditate or get the mindfulness we sometimes feel the need to get when things get a tad more difficult to manage. This book will enable you to choose from a wide array of options to get your battery pack fully charged up again. It may also be a great ice breaker, so a nice add on to your coffee table at home or office.



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FINCA BELLAVISTA | TREE HOUSE COMMUNITY IN COSTA RICA | Image

FINCA BELLAVISTA | TREE HOUSE COMMUNITY IN COSTA RICA

The residential treehouse community Finca Bellavista is inspired by the movie Star Wars: Return of the Jedi, there was a village in the trees called Ewok. You move arround mostly with cables that pass through platforms up to 28 meters high, you can fly over mountains and waterfalls. Finca BellaVista is today a large community with tree houses, self-sufficient energy and living amidst 300 acres of secondary tropical forest....
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UK PAVILLION AT WORLD EXPO 2010 SHANGHAI | BY THOMAS HEATHERWICK | Image

UK PAVILLION AT WORLD EXPO 2010 SHANGHAI | BY THOMAS HEATHERWICK

Developed by one of the UKs leading creative talents, Thomas Heatherwick, the centrepiece of the UK pavilion is a six storey high object formed from some 60,000 slender transparent rods, which extend from the structure and quiver in the breeze. During the day, each of the 7.5m long rods act like fibre-optic filaments, drawing on daylight to illuminate the interior, thereby creating a contemplative awe-inspiring space. At night, light sources at the interior end of ...
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INFERNO ULTRAFAST INFRARED GRILL | Image

INFERNO ULTRAFAST INFRARED GRILL

Inferno by NorthFire is the latest innovation in backyard grilling, giving your steak the perfect sear in just seconds. Using a push-to-start ignitor that fires up infrared heat, the Inferno outdoor grill can go from cold to 1500F (800C) instantly, letting you cook a restaurant-quality medium rare steak in less than one minute per side! This means less time on food preparation and more time with your friends and family. You can also cook lobster, fish, shrimp, por...
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