Martina Advaney

Martina Advaney

Martina is a designer with many years of experience, she writes articles on varied subjects and also conducts interviews.

 

These are not the everyday pictures you come across on the Internet. These are places that you maybe didn't even know existed. We have listed below some of the scarcely-known places which are worth considering when planning your next trip.

While at first glance they don´t look like they belong together, in interiors they still have a lasting place. Certain colours and colour combinations will always be valid even if all kinds of trends change or even vanish. Which are those? Check out our photogallery.

Left or right - which is the correct side of the road for driving, or shall we say the original one? If we go simply by the numbers alone, then it would have to be the right side which is used by a major part of the world. Neverthelees, eventhough just 35% of population drives on the left side and the practice has it has its roots in the middle ages. At that time the practicality of carrying a gun on the left side facilitated the possibility to draw the weapon with the right hand (the majority of the population was and still is right-handed). Therefore, keeping to the left side had its purpose.

With the summer just ahead, the time has come to prepare travel plans. For those who prefer a bit of an adventure rather than spending time on the beach, here is a travel tip. Visit the most beautiful natural pools around the world.

This week in the weekend movie picks we offer a tribute to  one of the motion picture industry‘s foremost directors, Miloš Forman, who passed away last week at the age of 86. His movies are among the best, and here are the five movies that we believe are his most notable.

Is the furniture that you have at home not perfectly matched? Not a problem. Perfectly matched furniture may make a too-monotone effect, and if you have many pieces that are all different, perhaps you should pick an especially original one that will grab most of the attention and put it in a prominent place. Check out our gallery for inspiration.

Eiffel Tower in Paris, Charles Bridge of Prague or Big Ben of London. To name the major landmarks of these cities is not difficult. But to guess the name of the city by the skyline, specially when taken early in the morning or at around sunset, might be bit more of a challenge. How many correct answers would you get?

17/4/2018 - 12:32 pm

Amusing Signs

Signs, that we see on a day to day basis are something we are accustomed to and even find some of them boring.  And then there are signs which come with an amusing or a hidden meaning, entirely unintended.  Add to that, human creativity and advertisements and we see some fun begin. Check out these funny signs.

Less details, less distractions – this could be the description of the following photo gallery. Photos, which do not divert attention with too many details. The minimal use of objects as supporting pillars tell the story.

In yesterday´s mini quiz we gave you the clues to the movies that we recommend for this weekend. We hope you got all of them right!

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