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Harry the Lego-Loving Hermit Crab






This is a Hipmunk post from Jodi Ettenberg of Legal Nomads Presenting Harry the Hermit Crab, living in the Atlantis Discovery area of Legoland in Windsor, UK. And by “living in Legoland” I mean LIVING in Legoland: his shell is made entirely… Continue Reading →






Practical tips from four years of round-the-world adventures






This is a Hipmunk post from Jodi Ettenberg of Legal Nomads In my time as the Wandering Hipmunk (just over a year now) I’ve been posting my updates from such far-flung places as Thailand and Laos and Jordan and Morocco. I tend… Continue Reading →






An edible cookbook? Why not!






This is a Hipmunk post from Jodi Ettenberg of Legal Nomads A creative project from German design firm Korefe takes a cookbook and makes it different… and edible. Made from fresh pasta that can actually be baked into a dish of lasagna,… Continue Reading →






Google Street View in the Amazon






This is a Hipmunk post from Jodi Ettenberg of Legal Nomads Timed to commemorate World Forest Day last week, Google released a video of its street view cameras on the Rio Negro River. Technically these are not streets, but the waterways are thoroughfares… Continue Reading →






Street Mapping Paris






This is a Hipmunk post from Jodi Ettenberg of Legal Nomads French creative studio Le3 has put together a beautiful street mapping project of a tiger running the streets of Paris at night: According to L3, no post-production FX was involved – they… Continue Reading →






The CN Tower in shadow, with Toronto below






This is a Hipmunk post from Jodi Ettenberg of Legal Nomads I’m from Canada so perhaps I’m slightly biased here, but I saw this photo of Toronto from the CN Tower’s Facebook page today and it just took my breath away. Taken… Continue Reading →






Up close & personal with lions, thanks to the BeetleCam






This is a Hipmunk post from Jodi Ettenberg of Legal Nomads In 2009, U.K. wildlife photographer Will Burrard-Lucas embarked on a project to take close-up, wide-angle photographs of African animals. To do so, he built BeetleCam, a small remote control buggy with a… Continue Reading →






A whole new way to look at guacomole






This is a Hipmunk post from Jodi Ettenberg of Legal Nomads Part of what makes travel so interesting for me is its ability to take the familiar and make it totally unfamiliar once again. Be it a simple bus ride turning into… Continue Reading →






The Many Colors of Holi






This is a Hipmunk post from Jodi Ettenberg of Legal Nomads This week marks the celebration of Holi, a Hindu festival of colours celebrated around the world, from Singapore:  (Photo credit: Gary Arndt) to Jaipur: (Photo credit: Shannon O’Donnell) and further afield…. Continue Reading →






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