Picture of the Day: The Maloja Pass, Switzerland


Photograph by Paul Bica

The Maloja Pass (Italian: Passo del Maloja, German: Malojapass) (elevation 1815 meters/5954 ft) is a high mountain pass in the Swiss Alps in the canton of Graubünden, linking the valleys of Engadin with the Val Bregaglia and Chiavenna in Italy. It marks the watershed between the Danube and Po basins. [source] Maloja is one of the highest road passes in Switzerland, you can see the complete list here.

If you like amazing roads like this one, be sure to check out the Sifter’s previous post: 21 Roads You Have to Drive in Your Lifetime

Read more: http://twistedsifter.com/2014/09/maloja-pass-switzerland/

When Back To The Future Day Arrived Marty Simply Couldn’t Handle It

Travelling from 1985 was always going to be a bit of a shock, but arriving in 2015 and seeing this is way too much for anyone to handle. –> Read more: http://www.hellou.co.uk/2015/12/when-back-to-the-future-day-arrived-marty-simply-couldnt-handle-it-71713/

Amazing Body Art Illusions by Gesine Marwedel

Do you remember the amazing body art illusions by Craig Tracy? It seems that Craig has a competitor – 25-year-old German artist Gesine Marwedel. From flamingo to iguana, she can turn people into any animal using special paint that is not harmful to the body of her models. [Read more…] Gesine is certified in rehabilitation … Read More

brace yourself 9/11

Read more: https://imgflip.com/i/1aemra

Panty raid game

Read more: https://imgflip.com/gif/ccyzh

Arianna Huffington: Politicians Not Doing Enough for Entrepreneurs

Arianna Huffington, one of the original founders of The Huffington Post and current president and editor-in-chief of the Huffington Post Media Group, told Mashable on Wednesday that politicians aren’t doing enough to help entrepreneurs. As more people of all ages decide to strike off on their own and start a company, lawmakers have taken some … Read More

I did a theatrical performance about puns Really it was just a play on words

Read more: http://quickmeme.com/p/35bnkk

Ghostbuster Abe Lincoln

(From Tauntr, via BuzzFeed) Read more: http://twentytwowords.com/ghostbuster-abe-lincoln/

A Guy's High-Pitched Voice Made Him Want To Talk About Why Being 'Girly' Is Not An Insult

Being “girly” is not an insult, and this guy explains why he takes it as a compliment. Read more: http://upworthy.com/a-guys-high-pitched-voice-made-him-want-to-talk-about-why-being-girly-is-not-an-insult

16 Celebrity Memoirs That Are Perfect To Read Over Winter Break

Collecting celebrity memoirs has always been a hobby of mine. Half of my book collection consists of these memoirs, and Ive only gotten around to reading a handful of them. It happens. Winter break is my reading jam, for real. Its cold, snowing and people are the worst. So, why not escape in a book? … Read More

Page 1 of 19712345