In a spectacular landscape, entirely sculpted by erosion, the Göreme valley and its surroundings contain rock-hewn sanctuaries that provide unique evidence of Byzantine art in the post-Iconoclastic period. Dwellings, troglodyte villages and underground towns – the remains of a traditional human habitat dating back to the 4th century – can also be seen there. The Göreme National Park was added to the UNESCO World Heritage List in 1985.
Anubias nana ‘petite’ is one of the best, hardy aquarium plants you can get. Here I used it for an underwater, ultra-low maintenance nano terrarium. Lately I’ve been bitten by the terrarium bug and looking to build one as a companion to my 60l planted tank.
While terrariums with ferns and cacti can be pretty and relatively easy to care for, they are a contained micro-environment and still need some degree of upkeep,
Let’s face it – WW3, the zombie apocalypse, end-of-the-world rumors are closer than we think. In a world without a government, economy, law or electricity, it’s back to basics and roughing it out as nomads/scavengers. Those prepping for doomsday will tell you that the currency of choice would be gold & silver, which has never lost its value throughout all of mankind’s history.
Opinel pocket knives are one of the most popular and sheeple-friendly pocket knives available. The signature Opinel wooden handle may be appeal to some, but knives with slim handles are always practical given their comfort in the pocket. Knifemaker Ross Tyler modded the No7 carbon steel knife, which he describes as a “pimped up toxic […]
J.Crew’s Harwick messenger bag caught my eye recently. I’ve been a fan of J.Crew since coming across their site a couple of years ago. From shirts to formal wear to shoes and other accessories, this is my go-to store when looking for a wardrobe staple or simple yet fashionable wear. J.Crew’s accessories don’t really get […]
The Visconti van Gogh series is inspired by the paintings of one of the world’s most well-known painters, Vincent van Gogh. This particular pen takes after his Pollard Willows painting, with a unique mix of brown, green, white and yellow tones. Viewed from different angles, the pen’s vibrant colors shimmer as you rotate it and […]