Flight Attendant Training at Indigo Airlines in India

A prospective flight attendant uses a hair spray during a training session at Indigo Airlines’ Ifly training centre in Gurgaon on the outskirts of New Delhi November 18, 2014. (Photo by Adnan Abidi/Reuters)

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Young Garbage Pickers in India

In this November 18, 2014 photo, Murshida, 12, sits on the lap of her mother Marjina as the train leaves for their village in West Bengal, at a railway station in New Delhi, India. Six months ago, Marjina stepped off a train in New Delhi with her two children, hoping to find a better life after her husband abandoned them without so much as a goodbye. The family spent their days at a landfill picking through other people’s garbage to find salvageable bits to resell or recycle. After six months of poverty, illness and shame, they returned to that train station in New Delhi, headed back to an uncertain future to their hometown in West Bengal. (Photo by Altaf Qadri/AP Photo)

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Floating Sauna Houseboat Saunalautta

The sauna has a special place in the heart of every Scandinavian, especially the Finns who have more than two million saunas in their home country. One particularly special offering is the Saunalautta – a floating sauna houseboat. Part sauna, part houseboat, part mobile campsite – it was built by a group of friends for personal enjoyment, but it’s now available to rent for any holidaymaker in Finland.

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The World’s Best Japanese Whisky

A worker sweeps leaves below a historic spirit still at Suntory Holdings’ Yamazaki Distillery in Shimamoto town, Osaka prefecture, near Kyoto, December 1, 2014. Nestled at the foot of wooded hills near the ancient Japanese capital of Kyoto, the Yamazaki whisky distillery feels a long way from the northerly glens of Scotch’s spiritual home. Despite its unlikely birthplace, last month Yamazaki’s Single Malt Sherry Cask 2013 trumped more than a thousand challengers to be named the world’s best whisky by leading critic Jim Murray in his Whisky Bible 2015. (Photo by Thomas Peter/Reuters)

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“The Last Iceberg” by Camille Seaman

Documenting the effects of climate change first hand over the past eight years, Camille Seaman fears we may be on the road to the last iceberg. Photographing the enormous frozen floats at both poles for the past eight years, the Californian adventurer has seen the receding ice shelves and experienced the changing warmer weather. Feeling that her intimate and emotional work documents a snapshot of history, Camille presents her series “The Last Iceberg” as a study of what she sees as the personality of each huge iceberg.

Drawing parallels with the famous novel, “The Last of the Mohicans”, Camille, 42, wonders whether these unique, almost alien natural features will become a thing of the past or part of nature’s renewal processThese are the stunning images of some of the polar ice caps most endangered regions. Camille Seamans shots include poignant images of the likes of polar bears, penguins and melting ice shelves. The works feature in Camilles latest book, “Melting Away”, which the photographer has been working on since 2003. Release on December 2nd, the book features images from the Arctic and Antarctic between 2003 and 2011. (Photos by Camille Seaman/Barcroft Media)

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Boardman Tree Farm in Oregon

This tree farm is located in the town of Moro, Oregon, US, and has more than 10,000 hectares of hybrid varieties of trees. Tourists come here to see the geometric wonders of nature.

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Holiday Gift Guide | Globetrotter


Blessthisstuff have curated a list of products for the Globetrotter, some cool options that are truly useful when jestsetting.

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The Qlipter is a convenient clip that enables you to hang your belongings virtually anywhere. It’s made from Aluminum alloy, steel, rubber, plastic and can hold a maximum weight of 50 pounds. Simply unfold the hinged hook and hang your things wherever you want.

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Gadhimai Festival in Nepal

Stuntmen perform on the eve of the sacrificial ceremony for the “Gadhimai Mela” festival in Bariyapur November 27, 2014. The festival renowned for its large number of animal sacrifices, is held every five years at the Gadhimai Temple where devotees from Nepal and bordering India will sacrifice buffaloes, goats and birds while offering prayers to Gadhimai, the goddess of power. (Photo by Navesh Chitrakar/Reuters)

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Top Five Ski Resorts In Europe For Winter Sports

Winter is coming, and thats not a bad thing. Think Alpine vacation. Total cool and calm. You can find that and more at any of our five favorite ski resorts in Europe. More than your ordinary travel destination, these mountainside retreats promise a holistic experience of myriad of winter sports opportunities, stunning photography, and striking architecture.

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WHUDAT @ Maldives 2014 – Part 4: Banyan Tree Vabbinfaru


Cocoon yourself in a web of shimmering turquoise waters, swaying coconut trees, indigenous blooms and pure white sand. Free your spirit on the Maldives’ North Male Atoll. German Lifestyle Magazine WHUDAT was there to experience the natural sea breeze sweeping in from the majestic Indian Ocean.

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Holiday Gift Guide | Outdoorsman


Blessthisstuff have curated a list of products for the Outdoorsman, some cool options that are truly useful in the great outdoors.

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Four Seasons of Chino Farm

Clouds gather over recently planted fields on the Chino family farm in Rancho Santa Fe, California March 7, 2013. The gravitational pull of Chino Farm is legendary. Since they don’t ship, everyone – whether a top chef or a traveling foodie or a local resident – comes to the farm stand, simply called “Vegetable Shop”, on a dusty corner of this affluent San Diego County town, hemmed in by sprawling housing estates. Long before farmers’ markets and heirloom vegetables popped up across the country, Tom Chino’s parents bought the 45-acre (18.2-hectare) farm after World War Two and forged their independence from wholesalers and supermarkets, setting their prices and cultivating a diverse offering of crops. (Photo by Mike Blake/Reuters)

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Toilets Around the World

Belgium. Rosalie, 9, goes to school in Brussels. “At my school we have separate toilets for girls and boys on every floor. My classroom is on the 3rd floor. We have 22 toilets, which are shared between 230 pupils and 20 adults. The teachers at school let us go to the toilet whenever we need to”. (Photo by Tim Dirven/WSUP/Panos)

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WHUDAT in California: Grand Tour in the Mercedes-Benz AMG GT


German Lifestyle Magazine WHUDAT joined Mercedes-Benz on their road trip 2014 with the all new AMG GT. The road trip started in San Francisco, from there the whole crew drove to the Laguna Seca Raceway in Salinas, where MC Winkel and Daniel Dansen from WHUDAT met Mike D from the Beastie Boys for an interview in one of the AMG GTs. After that they were driving along the Big Sur, a sparsely populated region of the Central Coast of California where the Santa Lucia Mountains rise abruptly from the Pacific Ocean. The trip ended in Los Angeles – here are some impressions.

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