The Women of Vietnam: A Photo Essay

*This is a guest post by professional photographer Angela Altus. You can view more of her work here. Half the beauty of any country is in its people. Vietnam is undoubtedly one of the most beautiful countries in the world. The people are genuine, kind and present. They live for today, and hold t[...]

Motivational Murals of Indy

Before connecting the dots that I'd be visiting Indianapolis during the Indy 500 weekend, my main reason for heading the midwestern city was to check out their new Cultural Trail. I've always thought of Indy as more of a sports destination than anything else so when I learned about this urban bike and pedestrian connecting five of their downtown districts, I was eager to experience this for myself[...]
 
 

Local Street Art Culture in Beirut

This is a guest post by Aline Mayard of YallaBye.eu.Beirut was such a beautiful, cosmopolitan, and vibrant city in the 50’s and 60’s that it was known as the Paris of the Middle East. But the country was stroke by a civil war from 1975 to 1990 leaving the city in ruins.Ever since the 90s, the people of Lebanon have been rebuilding Beirut (without any urbanism plan). High-end towers and tre[...]

Awesome Norwegian Art Oddities

There are so many reasons why I love Norway and hopefully this photo essay will shed some light on the funnier side of this nordic country. These awesome Norwegian art oddities were spotted throughout my recent trip along the Western Coast.A Church Train - this bizarre structure is just outside the train station in Åndalsnes, where many tourists hop on and off the Rauma Railway. Although the t[...]

Infamous Berlin Street Art

Any trip to Berlin is going to involve some level of street art and for the graffiti lover I that I am, you can say that I had a field day aimlessly wandering through the city's lively streets. Here are a few of my favorite sightings. Some you have most certainly seen before but hopefully a few of these are new to you as they were for me.Holly Golightly & Friends - spotted this one in the [...]

The Best Street Art in Helsinki

Since today is Friday and I'm sure many of you are already looking forward to the weekend, I've decided to showcase some of the amazing street art I discussed in my last post about Helsinki. These avant-garde images are created by local graffiti artists in the Suvilahti neighborhood.My favorite thing about the artwork I found in Helsinki is the variety of styles used across the designated graf[...]