queen elizabeth 2, often referred to simply as qe2, is a retired british ocean liner converted into a floating hotel. originally built for the cunard line, qe2 was operated by cunard as both a transatlantic liner and a cruise ship from 1969 to 2008. it was then laid up until converted and since 18 april 2018, she has been operating as a floating hotel in dubai.
if you're planning to install a pool, be prepared to open your wallet. pk data reports that the average cost of a residential in-ground swimming pool was $39,084 last year.
the bulk of first-class facilities and accommodation was located on the upper decks within the superstructure of the titanic, where the vibrations and noise of the engines were at their lowest. the entirety of a-deck was devoted to first-class recreational space and accommodation, along with most of b and c decks.
the world is the largest privately owned residential yacht. the residents, from about 45 countries, live on board as the ship travels, staying in most ports several days. some residents choose to live on board full-time while others visit periodically throughout the year. it is operated by row management, ltd., headquartered in fort lauderdale, florida, united states.
a great room is a room inside a house that combines the roles of several more traditional rooms e.g. the family room, the living room, the study, etc. into one space.great rooms typically have raised ceilings, and are usually placed at or near the center of the home. great rooms have been common in american homes since the early 1990s.
adding a basement can also reduce heating and cooling costs as it is a form of earth sheltering, and a way to reduce a building's surface area-to-volume ratio. the housing density of an area may also influence whether or not a basement is considered necessary.
want to get richer? try catering to the needs of the rich although summer isn't officially over until sept. 23, most people consider summer a done deal at the end of august.
the east coast's first skatepark, ocean bowl skate park, in ocean city, maryland, usa, opened the first week of june, 1976. it is the oldest operating municipal skate park in the united states. due to time, wear and the current needs of skaters, the old bowl and ramp were torn down in the fall of 1997 and the new park opened in july 1998.
truist park is a baseball park located in the atlanta metropolitan area 10 miles 16 km northwest of downtown atlanta in the unincorporated community of cumberland, in cobb county, georgia.since 2017, it is the home ballpark of the atlanta braves of major league baseball mlb . originally named suntrust park the stadium was renamed truist park in 2020.. the stadium was constructed in a public .
breaking bad is widely regarded as one of the greatest television series of all time. it had moderate viewership in its first three seasons, but the fourth and fifth seasons saw a significant rise in viewership when it was made available on netflix just before the fourth season premiere.
fallingwater is a house designed by architect frank lloyd wright in 1935 in rural southwestern pennsylvania, 43 miles 69 km southeast of pittsburgh. the house was built partly over a waterfall on bear run in the mill run section of stewart township, fayette county, pennsylvania, located in the laurel highlands of the allegheny mountains.the house was designed as a weekend home for the family .
the beacham theatre is a cinema built in 1921 by braxton beacham sr. in the city of orlando, florida. the current address of the theater is 46 north orange avenue, and it is located at the southwest corner of orange avenue and washington street. the building's current lack of impressive architecture is offset by its significant cultural history.
magic: the gathering formats are various ways in which the magic: the gathering collectible card game can be played. each format provides rules for deck construction and gameplay, with many confining the pool of permitted cards to those released in a specified group of magic card sets .
a hot tub is a large tub or small pool full of water used for hydrotherapy, relaxation or pleasure.some have powerful jets for massage purposes. hot tubs are sometimes also known as spas or by the trade name jacuzzi.. in contrast to a typical bathtub, a hot tub is designed to be used by more than one person at a time, with many models accommodating four or more people.
swimming pool heating costs can be significantly reduced by using a pool cover. use of a pool cover also can help reduce the amount of chemicals chlorine, etc. required by the pool. outdoor pools gain heat from the sun, absorbing 75–85% of the solar energy striking the pool surface.
on 29 july 1967, a fire broke out on board the aircraft carrier uss forrestal after an electrical anomaly caused a zuni rocket on a f-4b phantom to fire, striking an external fuel tank of an a-4 skyhawk.the flammable jet fuel spilled across the flight deck, ignited, and triggered a chain-reaction of explosions that killed 134 sailors and injured 161.. at the time, forrestal was engaged in .