Ice Wine or Eiswein is a type of dessert wine. It is made from the grapes that have been frozen while they were still on the vine. While the sugar in the grapes does not freeze, the water does. As a result, after harvesting, people can make a more concentrated must from the frozen fruits. Ice Wine is made only from healthy grapes; they must be kept in good shape until a harvest can take place. Usually the harvest will occur after New Year. This particular type of wine is a perfect blend between refreshing sweetness and high acidity. [Read more...]
The United States is a country filled with spectacular attractions. There are so many wonderful places to visit here that Americans rarely plan vacations outside their own country. Here you will find a top of 5 tourist destinations in the United States, worth to be visited at least once in a lifetime. These are the most visited cities on the American continent. [Read more...]
Burj el Arab has become the symbol of Dubai. The luxury hotel stands like a sailing boat in the sea, 300 meters off-shore and is the peak of luxury in the middle of the desert.
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Here are some old inventions that helped Burj el Arab engineers achieve such luxury in such harsh conditions:
Amelia Earhart was born in 1897, in Kansas USA. She was an American aviation pioneer and best-selling author. Her books about her flights were inspirational and instrumental in the formation of The Ninety-Nines, an organization for female pilots. She was also counseling women on career choices and spreading her love of flying. Since early on, she was an avid advocate of equality between sexes. [Read more...]
Traditional African dances are the expression of Africa essence. Africa is one of the most diverse continent on the planet. Traditional African dances refers mainly to the types of dances practiced in Sub-Saharan Africa.
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African dance is interconnected with the African music. Movements are done in rhythm to the beat.
African people are renowned for having the rhythm in their blood. Their dances are defined by very energetic movements. They do high kicks, leaps, shuffle steps, wide and rapid swinging of the arms etc.
Dance is performed along to African drumming or different percussion instruments. However, the most used musical intrument remains the human voice. [Read more...]
Synanceia is a type of fish that belongs to the Synanceiidae family. These fish are also known as the Stonefish. They are famous for blending with the rocks at the bottom of the ocean and for their members that are venomous. Their sting can be fatal to humans. Synanceia is among the most venomous animals in the world. It can be found on the coastal regions of the Indian and Pacific oceans. It can also be seen off the coast of Florida and near the Caribbean Islands. [Read more...]