Tag: tourist attraction

  • The Cathedral of Junk

    written by majorted on 2009-10-08 in #world #locations
    The Cathedral of Junk

    Forget landfills, donate your trash (and cameras) to this three story behemoth of a structure made entirely out of junk, hidden away in near secret in suburban Austin, Texas!

  • Singapore Flyer, Singapore

    written by dotdotdot on 2010-03-08 in #world #locations
    Singapore Flyer, Singapore

    Standing at stunning 165m, the Flyer is the height of a 42-storey building – that’s some 30 metres taller than the famed London Eye. Singapore Flyer offers a breathtaking panorama of the shimmering Marina Bay waterfront and historical landmarks dotting the city skyline.

  • Tang Dynasty City, Singapore

    written by dotdotdot on 2010-03-24 in #world #locations
    Tang Dynasty City, Singapore

    The $100-million theme park which spans the size of 18 football fields was one of the grandest attractions in Singapore in its heydays. It was modeled after the Tang Dynasty capital in Chang-An.

  • Lost Places - House of Pain

    written by frauspatzi on 2011-04-20 in #world #locations
    Lost Places - House of Pain

    In search of abandoned buildings for a Lomo session, I came across the Schöning Villa in nearby Vlotho. During my research on this mansion I have, in addition to the history of the villa, also came across another name - "House of Pain". On a sunny Sunday, Evalina and I made ​​our way to explore the "horror" villa.

  • Merlion Park in Black and White

    written by coolsigg on 2012-04-19 in #world #locations
    Merlion Park in Black and White

    Singapore's Merlion Park is located next to One Fullerton in the Marina Bay area. It is a popular tourist attraction as the Merlion is an icon of Singapore. Let's see how the park looks like in black and white!

  • Street Snacks of Mongkok

    written by wilsonkaki on 2011-05-02 in #world #locations
    Street Snacks of Mongkok

    Mongkok is Hong Kong's famous tourist attraction, its unique streets and bustling crowd makes this busy location a microcosm of Hong Kong culture. This time round, I want to introduce the many delicious street snacks found here instead of the shopping malls and boutiques.

  • Summary of Earth: Biosphere2

    written by majorted on 2009-07-06 in #world #locations
    Summary of Earth: Biosphere2

    The Biosphere2, a technological wonder and one of the world's wildest tourist attractions, happens to also be in one of the strangest places for a 3.15 acre science facility: 40 minutes outside of Tucson, AZ.

  • The Lubitel in Hiller Torfmoor

    written by frauspatzi on 2011-06-08 in #world #locations
    The Lubitel in Hiller Torfmoor

    With the help of my Lubitel, I have discovered the sprawling nature of the Hiller Torfmoor (peat bog).

  • Wall Drug, South Dakota - Summer Road Trip 2009 - Lomostop #7

    written by dirklancer on 2009-10-17 in #world #locations
    Wall Drug, South Dakota - Summer Road Trip 2009 - Lomostop #7

    By now you know my story: July 2009, 8000 km road trip, 3 generations, 1 van. Crazy? Yes. Lomographically limited? In no way whatsoever! I took along 10 cameras and 40 rolls of film. We passed through 10 American states and 3 Canadian provinces, and we took a moment to sample the Free Ice Water at the Wall Drug Store...

  • Peggys Cove

    written by erinwoodgatesphotography on 2012-09-13 in #world #locations
    Peggys Cove

    Peggys Cove is one of the busiest tourist attractions in Nova Scotia and is a prime attraction on the Lighthouse Trail scenic drive. The community's famous lighthouse marks the eastern entrance of St. Margarets Bay and is officially known as the Peggys Point Lighthouse. This lighthouse is one of the most-photographed structures in Atlantic Canada and one of the most recognizable lighthouses in the world.

  • 250 Years of Toys!

    written by erinwoodgatesphotography on 2011-02-04 in #world #locations
    250 Years of Toys!

    Hamleys of London is located on Regent Street just down the road from Oxford St station, quite close to the Soho district and the London Lomography store. This year it celebrated it's 250th year of operation and I was there at one of the busiest times of the year, Christmas.

  • Gsellmann's Weltmaschine (Gsellmann's world machine)

    written by agrimony on 2008-09-29 in #world #locations
    Gsellmann's Weltmaschine (Gsellmann's world machine)

    When you go on a holiday to Styria, a wonderful province of Austria with a breathtaking landscape, you will maybe hear of Gsellmann’s Weltmaschine. Franz Gsellmann who created this strange machine without any practical use was a farmer in Edelsbach near Feldbach in the middle of the Eastern Styrian Vulkanland.