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Day: July 27, 2019

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Worlds Oldest Hotel Has Been Operated by the Same Family for Over 1,300 Years

The Nishiyama Onsen Keiunkan in Kyoto, Japan has seen many rises and falls, considering that it’s over 1,300 years old. Yes, that’s a feat like no other, but what’s astonishing is the fact that it is still run by the original founding family to this very day. That is 52 generations and counting to be exact. Making …

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Sentimental Photos Show Undying Romance & Love of Elderly Couples

London based Sujata Setia has been a newborn and family photographer for years, founding But Natural Photography. Recently, her interest shifted when she noticed that grandparents very rarely featured in her family portraits. Titled “Elderlies”, she captures the ‘pure and honest’ love which these aging partners so earnestly share. Setia individually scouts for these couples, listening …

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Man Builds Incredible BBQ Bar Area Out Of Pallets In His Back Garden For £90

While everyone’s complaining about the intense heatwave sweeping through Europe and the UK, someone took the motivation to build something rather awesome! Paul Nowak, a hobbyist from Sheffield in the UK gathered some pallets, trays and other building stuff and created a garden pub – one that any pub owner would be proud of. The …

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Ivory From 300 Elephants Worth $48m Has Been Seized In Record Haul

8.8 tonnes of elephant ivory have just been seized in Singapore after Chinese customs tipped them off. The street value is estimated at $12.9 million (£10.4 million). Additionally, 11.9 tonnes of pangolin scales were seized, an amount which would require an estimated 2,000 mammals to procure. The value being $35.7 million (£28.6 million). The shipment …

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Amazon Deforestation Is Fast Approaching a ‘Tipping Point,’ Studies Show

A policy set out by Jair Bolsonaro is currently seeing 3 football fields of Amazon being cut down every minute. With a green light being given on land invasion, logging and burning illegally, the Brazilian Amazon is on the brink of a tipping point of which it will never recover from. July saw 1,345 sq …

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