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Valencia Holy Grail- A Myth or the Real Thing?

Spain’s third-largest city is one of the most famous destinations along Spain’s east coast. It’s famous for its beaches, history, architecture, and for being home to the famous Valencia Cathedral that claims to be home to the original Holy Grail. However, this cathedral is only one of many contenders that claim to be home to …

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Which Are The 16 Largest Mosques In The World?

Do you ever wonder which are the largest mosques in the world? As the number of Muslims around the world increases, there need for places where people can fulfill their prayers is also increasing. That’s why today, you can find mosques that can accommodate more people than the population of a small country and some …

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Which Are The 15 Largest Castles In The World?

Even though it might sound easy, finding the largest castles in the world isn’t a very straightforward task. This is mainly because of the broad definition of the word castle that describes castles as medieval strongholds that serve as a residence of the king or lord of the territory in which it stands. Hence, we …

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35 Fun Facts About Florence You Probably Didn’t Know

There’s probably not a lot that I can say about Florence that you already don’t know (or is there?). We all know that it’s one of the most popular destinations in Europe and one of the main historical and cultural hubs of the old continent. However, there are some fun facts about Florence that many …

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45 Important Historical Sites from the 45 countries of Europe

Europe is filled with delights, from food and nightlife to amazing natural landscapes. However, where Europe truly excels is in history. The Old Continent is home to some of the most incredible historical sites in the world; from Greeks, Romans, ancient Britons, and Moors to ancient sites, Medieval architecture, and the World Wars of the …

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The 28 oldest cities in the world that survived the test of time

Have you ever wondered which are the oldest cities in the world? Cities that stood the test of time and reveal the both, positive and negative aspects of human civilization. Most of these cities saw entire civilizations and empires come and go, were important hubs at one point in time, and some of them still …

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Taj Mahal Ticket Hacks: How to Avoid the Queue at the Taj Mahal

Words can do little justice to the Taj Mahal, one of the most spectacular sites on our planet. It’s a place that always made me wonder how anyone could feel a love so deep that their devotion will one day be turned into one of the Seven Wonders of the World. Like you may or …

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13 Mind-blowing Underwater Cities That Deserve to be Called ‘Modern-day Atlantis’

Once upon a time, there was a really advanced city, some would say even too advanced for its time. The legend says that one day, the ocean swallowed the city and it was never seen again. This is a legend most of you heard about: the legend of Atlantis. We still can’t be sure whether …

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The historic city of Ayutthaya: what was once the largest capital in the world

This is a story about the historic city of Ayutthaya: a city which was arguably the largest city in the world in the 1700s with a population of around 1 million as the capital of Siam. At that time, New York had only 4,937 residents and even London, one of the most developed cities in …

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