Not sure how this craze started, but the concept seems as simple as it is stupid. Get a bunch of guys together with some flourescent light bulb tubes and beat the crap out of each other. Dumb as it may seem, apparently it is gaining quite the following and popularity in the country. See pics below…
Top 10 most expensive cars in the world as of 2010.
10. SSC Ultimate Aero
Specs: 1,287 horsepower. Top speed of 270 miles per hour
Ever seen an elevator that looked like this? The AquaDom in Berlin, Germany, is a 25 meter tall cylindrical acrylic glass aquarium with built-in transparent elevator, which takes visitors to a siteseeing deck. It is located at the Radisson SAS Hotel in Berlin-Mitte. The DomAquarée complex also contains a hotel, offices, a restaurant, and the aquarium Sea Life Center.
Opened in December of 2003, it cost about 16 million dollars to build. It contains 237,754 gallons of seawater and has 2600 fish made up of 56 species. Two divers are on on site full time for feeding and maintenance of the fish.
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At over 1,000 yards long, covering 20 acres, and holding 66 million gallons of water is the worlds largest pool at the resort San Alfonso del Mar in Chile. It uses water pumped from the Pacific Ocean which is filtered then treated to supply the pool. The pool took over 5 years and a reported 1 billion to build.
Name says it all!
Ferrari World Theme Park is set to open in 2010 in in Abu Dhabi.
The theme park will feature an iconic sleek red roof that’s said to be directly inspired by the classic double curve side profile of the Ferrari GT body, spanning 2,152,782 square feet and carrying the largest Ferrari logo ever created
It will be home to the “fastest rollercoaster in the world” which will exceed speeds of 120 mph and be over 200 feet tall. The site includes over 20 rides, including one that will shoot visitors through the roof and back down again. Also on site, fine dining, shopping and virtual simulators.