Chinese supercave ‘Miao Room’ that can fit four Great Pyramids of Giza inside revealed | Travel News | Travel

A supercave in China is one of the largest underground chambers in the world, fitting a whopping four Great Pyramids within. This also equates to 22 football fields fitting inside. Called the Miao Room, it is the largest cave when measured in volume, coming in at 380.7 million cubic feet. The cave is the second largest when measured in surface area, being beaten by Sarawak Chamber in Malaysia. That cave measures 1.66 million square feet, while the Miao Room is just 1.27 million feet. It can be found in the…

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Property news: How to make a room look bigger in 10 seconds | Property | Life & Style

How do you make a room look bigger? Many of us would like more space in our homes. But even if you can’t afford a bigger property, you can easily create the illusion of more space through clever tricks. Grand Designs’ Kevin McCloud explains that one simple trick could make your rooms look more spacious in just 30 seconds. The trick involves the clever use of lighting to create an optical illusion. “More light equals a sense of space,” Kevin told Express.co.uk. “If you have a table lamp or a…

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Interior design: Give your living room a trendy and colourful update | Property | Life & Style

“Home design continues to evolve and is increasingly shaped by social, cultural and economic trends, something that is apparent in each of our six core interior stories for 2018,” says Natalie Ratcliffe, homeware designer for George at Asda (direct.asda.com). “These are Botanic Bohemia (bringing the outside in), Home Haven (largely Scandi), Cosmic Retro (1990s throwback), Culture Clash (eclectic mix), Opu-Luxe (Japanese) and Urban Revival (industrial).” Rona Olds, buying & design head at Sainsbury’s Home, says: “Scandi-inspired interiors are getting a contemporary makeover as clean lines and simple silhouettes combine with…

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