Life aboveground is crowded. Engineers and architects are constantly coming up with innovative ways to meet the needs of roads, superhighways and bridges to handle unprecedented traffic. But sometimes, going underground is the best option. Tunnels, whether bored through imposing mountains or laid hundreds of feet under water, are exhilarating feats of engineering. Here, FunOnTheNet presents a collection of the world's most captivating and spectacular tunnels.

1: Laerdal Tunnel


Captivating Tunnels That Transport You To Another World! 4.8 out of 5 based on 5 votes.

There are a great many heights to traverse where you can find spectacular views but you'd never imagine this job providing you with one everyday. Wei Gensheng, a professional crane operator, works on the second tallest building in the world and has used his advantageous position to provide the world with some stunning photographs of the Shanghai skyline.

Unknowingly, Gensheng has gained the title of world's most famous crane operator after he had the idea to capture this beauty on camera which also led to him being awarded the second prize in the Shanghai City Photography Competition. The photos taken atop the Shanghai Tower were taken from 2,000 feet over the city giving us the sight of endless buildings touching the sky and being cradled by clouds. It almost seems like it goes on forever and creates a sense of infiniteness with the city lights meeting the colours in the sky in a blissful union.

In 2014, after it's completion, the building will stand at 2,073 feet, following the Burj Khalifa in Dubai which is the world's tallest building at 2,722 feet. The Shanghai Jin Jiang Hotel which will be the world's highest hotel occupies floors 84 to 110. The building is one of three, namely the Jin Mao Tower and the Shanghai World Financial Center, all of which are the tallest buildings in Pudong, Shanghai.



Breathtaking Photos of Shanghai Skyline from High Up by a Crane Operator! 3.4 out of 5 based on 13 votes.

The Charming & Hot Humaima Malick is the latest additon to the long list of celebrities from Pakistan working in Bollywood. She makes her debut in the B-town alogside Emraan Hasmi in Raja Natwarlal.


Humaima Malick - Latest Pakistani Model To Join B-Town 3.4 out of 5 based on 12 votes.

Being at festivals is like standing inside the mind of a culture as it dreams. They have the ability to be both extremely intimate and public spectacles at the same time. And in India there is no scarcity of festivals. Being such a diverse nation in all possible aspects, festivals around India depict diverse religious and social beliefs of the people.

Of the well known and celebrated across the nation are Diwali, Holi, Christmas. But there are some regional festivals which are as famous as others and also quiet quirky. Festivals are at the heart of people's faiths and they put a lot of mind and effort in making these carnivals memorable.
We have grouped together 8 of India's off the wall festivals. 
So dive in!

1. Onam Festival:


8 Unusual Regional Festivals in India which are Stunning 4.6 out of 5 based on 11 votes.

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