Articles written by Esbjörn Guwallius

20 Crazy Cool Buildings on Top of Mountains

Some of them look like the ostentatious home of a notorious Bond villain, while others have all the hallmarks of an eerie edifice straight out of a Lord of the Rings movie. There are a lot of remarkable buildings on top of mountains – We’ve put together a selection of 20 architectural and technical masterpieces. Watch videos of all the mountaintop buildings here!

Watch 20 Extreme Vertical Camping Trips

Ever felt the urge to wake up with nothing but air above you, or below you – for about 1,000 meters? Then sleeping on a portaledge hanging from a big rock wall in Yosemite National Park might be your thing. Vertical camping involves climbing up a mountain, often by a high, vertical wall, and stopping for the night somewhere on said wall, setting up a tent on a portaledge, or just sleeping on it in the open air. Watch these 20 videos of exciting vertical camping trips all around the world and enjoy the breathtaking views – or feel your vertigo come creeping. You’ll also learn the best way to go number one and number two, “vertically”.

Rotterdam – It’s Not Just Eurovision Song Contest

Rotterdam is the host city of Eurovision 2021, the 65th Eurovision Song Contest. But the Dutch city of Rotterdam is so much more than the keeper of this year’s edition of the longest-running annual TV music competition. The Netherlands’ second largest city is known for its impressive modern architectural experimentation. Rotterdam is also home to Europe’s largest seaport – and the world’s largest painting, spanning over 36,000 square feet. Join us for a tour of Rotterdam in 8 very different videos.

Text and Speak More Effectively w/ Abbreviations and Acronyms Like FOMO, PAW, ICYMI, and DTF

Do you spend too much time writing texts to your friends? Or are you annoyed by the 280 character limit on Twitter? Look no further. We’ve gathered the internet’s best classes on abbreviations and acronyms so that you can shorten your texts and write faster. TL;DR? Watch these 13 videos, and learn how to correctly pronounce and use acronyms and abbreviations like ASAIK, ELI5, OOO, B4N, HIFW, and DTF.

12 Movies That Will Make You Long for Berlin

The German capital is one of Europe’s most desired movie stars. We’ve found 12 films starring Berlin. Set up an entire evening with classic and new Berlin movies as inspiration for the next visit!

20 Timeless and Iconic Movie and TV Mustaches

Nothing defines a character in a movie or TV series like a mustache. We all remember Tom Selleck in “Magnum, P.I.” because of his impressive chevron mustache. “Pornstache” in “Orange Is the New Black” is built around that … ’stache. And of course – what would Borat be without his majestic mustache? Here are the 20 best and most famous mustaches in movies and TV.

18 Best Coffee Makers for the Backpacking Outdoor Enthusiast

Nothing tastes as good as coffee brewed outdoors. Imagine yourself in the wilderness by a lake or a river, only carrying a backpack. You’ve just unpacked your coffee beans and are about to smell the aroma of your freshly ground coffee. But with what equipment should you brew? There’s a myriad of different coffee makers tailored to the outdoor enthusiast. We’ve found 18 of the best gadgets to make coffee on the road.

12 Extreme Summer Toboggan Rides In Europe and America

Do you wanna feel the wind in your hair going down a mountainside at a high velocity? There’s a safe way of doing that. Summer toboggan is a ride that uses a bobsled-like cart to run down a track, usually built on the side of a hill. The world’s longest track can be found in Andorra, Europe, with 5,300 meters. Summer toboggan has many names and forms and is often called mountain coasters, alpine slides or coasters, and Sommerrodelbahn in German. The first summer toboggan rides were built in the 1970s.

8 Horrifying Mountain Dirt Roads In Europe You Should Never Drive

If you are prone to vertigo, this is not for you. We’ve gathered the most horrifying and insane mountainous dirt roads Europe can muster – some of them dubbed “death roads”. These roads are for hiking by foot or very experienced drivers with extreme caution.

19 Financial Movies and TV Shows You Must Watch

The hedge funds considered GameStop to be the next Blockbuster and shorted the stock. However, a bunch of young and inexperienced investors on Reddit thought otherwise. They bought shares in the video game retailer, and the stock rallied on the market. Now, the story will be a movie – or several. Can’t wait for them? We’ve found the best movies and series about financial life and where you can stream them (some for free!

15 Political (and Romantic) Comedies To Stream

Are you a pundit wannabe, but does regular politics seem too dull or just agitating? Why not sit back and relax with some of the best political comedies from the last decades! We’ve found 15 of the best ones – Watch trailers for all of them here.