Tuesday, July 22, 2014 10:19 PM
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Before embarking on a trip to Spain, learning a bit about its history can make your trip more meaningful. The Iberian Peninsula was first inhabited around 800,000 BC and proved to be a much-desired piece of real estate through the centuries, as evidenced by the large number of foreign invaders that
When you talk about amazing places of the world, it is almost criminal not to mention the Seven Wonders of the World. So today we bring you brief details about the places that have been titled to be the Seven Wonders of the World. According to historians “the concept is based on a list
Older than Stonehenge and the Pyramids of Giza! My passion for archeology spikes with the thought of seeing 5,000 year-old-tombs! My husband Rick is a willing participant as we point our rental car away from Dublin towards the vast area of Brú na Bóinne. This complex Megalithic site in County
In my on-going series of crazy ass death-defying thrill seeking, I took a jet boat ride through the Niagara Gorge
rapids. Okay, that sounds more dangerous than it really is but what the heck, doesn't a little hyperbole go along with telling the story?
This bucket list item has been
A South East Asian country that has a history of more than 60 years on the map, Pakistan is a place of wonders when it comes to traveling. Although it is used to be very peaceful and very friendly nation, the country has been very badly hit by the notorious war on terrorism. Since then the rate
My Egyptian adventure begins at Aswan where I have arrived with a small group of travel journalists from Canada. We are met by Hanan Eldeeb, an Egyptologist who will be our guide to all the ancient sites along the Nile River. First stop: to view the High Dam.
The High Aswan Dam is
A month before my mom died, right before my 28th birthday, I went on a solo vacation for the first time. I knew that she wasn’t doing well; the trips to the hospital for lymphoma complications were growing more frequent, her voice had become hoarse and scratchy, and my brothers were
Do you have faith in your local police department?