Martina Advaney

Martina Advaney

Martina is a designer with many years of experience, she writes articles on varied subjects and also conducts interviews.

 

Is the furniture that you have at home not perfectly matched? Not a problem. Perfectly matched furniture may make a too-monotone effect, and if you have many pieces that are all different, perhaps you should pick an especially original one that will grab most of the attention and put it in a prominent place. Check out our gallery for inspiration.

Eiffel Tower in Paris, Charles Bridge of Prague or Big Ben of London. To name the major landmarks of these cities is not difficult. But to guess the name of the city by the skyline, specially when taken early in the morning or at around sunset, might be bit more of a challenge. How many correct answers would you get?

17/4/2018 - 12:32 pm

Amusing Signs

Signs, that we see on a day to day basis are something we are accustomed to and even find some of them boring.  And then there are signs which come with an amusing or a hidden meaning, entirely unintended.  Add to that, human creativity and advertisements and we see some fun begin. Check out these funny signs.

Less details, less distractions – this could be the description of the following photo gallery. Photos, which do not divert attention with too many details. The minimal use of objects as supporting pillars tell the story.

In yesterday´s mini quiz we gave you the clues to the movies that we recommend for this weekend. We hope you got all of them right!

There are words that have been adopted by the dictionary while their origins are closely linked to movies, some of which were based on books. Today‘s quiz will be dedicated to words describing movies which you shall find  at the same place on Friday as our usual weekend movie picks.

In today's photogallery we will take a somewhat eerie tour and visit ghost towns around the world. The reasons why people abandon their homes are different in every case, but the places always carry messages from their last inhabitants.

To describe the shape of a tree really is a task for a child in the kindergarten. What happens when the usual description does not fit? That is the situation with the most unusual looking trees around the world. Check them out.

90s of last century was replete with new dances. Video clips were shot in abundance and almost everyone would copy the movements successfully and dance at the discos. However, there were a few dances that became iconic. Here they are:

When pencil and paper don't answer theoretical questions, there is an opening for a real experiment. The movie picks of this week will give you a journey through some of the puzzling questions of humankind, morality, and the habits researchers have tried to uncover. Slightly creepy viewing that will make you think.

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