I spent 3 days exploring the island of Flores and stumbled upon some epic waterfalls, caves, rice fields and a lot more! I also made some cool new friends and had a wonderful time. The post 3 Days in FLORES – Indonesia’s Far Away Paradise appeared first on The Good Men Project.
The image is modest, belying the historic import of the moment. A woman on a white sand beach gazes at a distant island as waves lap at her feet — the scene is titled simply "Jennifer in Paradise." This picture, snapped by an Industrial...Show More Summary
Ofu Island – a speck of land emerging from the southwest Pacific Ocean – is a textbook paradise. Jagged, forest-covered peaks rise steeply from palm-fringed white sand beaches, as colorful birds sound off in the distance. But beneath the waves, it’s a different story: Ofu Island’s coral reefs are suffering. Show More Summary
Whether state officials have downplayed the danger of rat lungworm parasites, the fact remains that Hawaii is in the midst of an outbreak that has given at least three people from the mainland lasting impressions of the island state. The mainlanders — a California couple on their honeymoon and a Seattle woman who was set... Continue Reading
On four man-made Malaysian islands, C hinese developer Country Garden is building a huge new city. In one of the ads, the company bills it as "a dream paradise for all mankind." Called Forest City, the $100 billion metropolis will be able to accommodate 700,000 people. Show More Summary
Holy. Crap. That was excellent. Before she was Wonder Woman, she was Diana, princess of the Amazons, trained to be an unconquerable warrior. Raised on a sheltered island paradise, when an American pilot crashes on their shores and tells...Show More Summary
Puerto Rico's going kind of bankrupt.
Opened in April, Kokomo Private Island is the latest tropical paradise to open in Fiji… Jennifer Ashton Ryan
A promised selfie paradise turned pretty grim (generating an immeasurable amount of schadenfreude on Twitter and Instagram): "When guests arrived on the island of Great Exuma for the inaugural weekend, they found something closer to 'Survivor': grounds that were woefully lacking in the promised amenities, replaced instead by dirt fields, soggy tents and folding chairs."
The Fyre Festival was supposed to be an escape to an island paradise, where you and your friends could party with super models and indulge in luxury. What those who spent $450-$12,000 for a ticket actually got, however, was a day spent...Show More Summary
The Fyre Festival was billed as Coachella in paradise. It's been a "complete disaster." It was billed as an Instagram-worthy luxury festival in the Bahamas – but the supposedly glamorous Fyre festival seems to be anything but. Tickets for the festival, which was co-organised by the rapper Ja Rule, cost up to $12,780 for a luxury four-person package. Show More Summary
The mythical island of Themyscira ticks off just about every box in the quality utopia checklist: Cascading waterfalls. A lush, tropical landscape. Years of undisturbed peace. A gorgeous race of warrior women. Oh, and absolutely, positively no men. That is until Chris Pine shows up and ruins it...
During my residency training, I worked in the hospital responsible for evaluating and treating emergencies in male patients transferred from Rikers Island, New York’s largest jail complex. Shaped like Maui, but far from paradise, Rikers had a population of more than 10,000. Show More Summary
Incredible: a rare, extraordinary bird of paradise was discovered dining out in East Greenwich, Rhode Island, and thanks to one intrepid Jezebel reader, we’ve obtained an exclusive photo. Read more...
Greg Rucka’s time with Diana is coming to a close (again). But while Rucka is moving on from Paradise Island, a new writer is already in place to guide Diana’s new life: DC Superhero Girls writer Shea Fontana. Read more...
Not sharing income reports helped me retire to a life of island hopping through smart blogging. I devoted virtually all my energies to giving. Not getting. To build this life. Devoting virtually all your energies to giving helps you live your dream life because when not preoccupied with getting, the getting becomes easier and easier. Show More Summary
The Canadian province of Newfoundland and Labrador includes the island of Newfoundland, as well as surrounding islands, and the Labrador Peninsula on the mainland. This area is a paradise for photographers with natural beauty everywhere. The post The Best Places to Photograph in Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada appeared first on Loaded Landscapes.
By 2040, four man-made Malaysian islands will have a slew of new high-rise apartment complexes, office buildings, parks, shopping malls, bus stops, hotels, restaurants, shops, schools, and sidewalks. The $100 billion metropolis, called Forest City, is being built by Chinese developer Country Garden. Show More Summary
Alexis and Murphy decided to tie the knot in Punta Cana and with one look at the photos by Melissa Jill it’s easy to see why. Think white sand, crystal blue water, and true paradise in every sense of the word. They brought on seasoned wedding pros like The Eventeur to bring their “classic, lux” vision to life, and in […]