Chinese Home Builders Find Great Location: On Top of a Shopping Mall

In a densely populated city, land can be an elusive commodity. But that was no such hurdle for the residents of these extraordinary villas. While there may not have been any suitable square footage at ground level, they have instead built their homes on the roof of a shopping centre. Located in the city of Zhuzhou in central China’s Hunan Province, the Jiutian International Plaza is home to one of most famous wholesale markets for shoes in the region.

The four homes are so well hidden on the eight-storey complex that many of the locals have failed to notice them, it was reported on Continue reading »

Great Dismal Swamp

The Great Dismal Swamp National Wildlife Refuge is located in southeastern Virginia and northeastern North Carolina. The refuge consists of over 112,000 acres of forested wetlands. Lake Drummond, at 3,100 acres and the largest natural lake in Virginia, is located in the heart of the swamp. On the territory of teh National State Reserve you can see trees like bald cypress, pine, maple, and many others, and animals like black bear, lynx, otter and weasel. Continue reading »

Photo of the Day: The Great Bear Show

Bob Steele, of Jefferson, Texas, positions his bears during The Great Bear Show at the Dubuque (Iowa) County Fair. (Jessica Reilly/Telegraph Herald) Click image to zoom.

Exclusive Photos of Miss Universe Great Britain 2011

Miss Universe Great Britain 2011, Chloe-Beth Morgan, Miss Universe 2011 USA and Miss Universe Trinidad & Tobago 2011, Gabrielle Walcott, at Tivoli in Såo Paulo, Brazil on August 28, 2011. (© Miss Universe L.P., LLLP.) Continue reading »

Postage Stamps of the Great Socialist People’s Libyan Arab Jamahiriya

Very antique. Continue reading »

Ten Great Years

The greatest band of all times is now on this limited edition giclée print by Max Dalton.