15 Largest Pyramids In The World

15 Largest Pyramids In The World

Used as temples or tombs, pyramids are some of the ancient world’s largest structures. Truly, they’re feats of human ingenuity and engineering. For many people, Egypt or the Americas is where they think the largest pyramid in the world can be found. However, other areas of the world are also home to large pyramids. These…

The 12 Largest Castles In The World

The 12 Largest Castles In The World

The word ‘castle’ is synonymous with images of thick walls, fortified towers, hilltop settings, and fairytales. Most castles were built during the Middle Ages as residences and fortified cities by the nobility and royalty. Usually, they cover an extensive area because of their walls, moats, and fortifications. While most of the largest castles in the…

The 12 Most Haunted Places In The World

The 12 Most Haunted Places In The World

Hair raising ghost stories and death-defying experiences have always had their fair share of followers. There is something morbidly fascinating about the supernatural, especially ghost stories that have been passed down through the ages. These hair raising tales have gripped the imaginations of many a novelist and filmmaker. However, the truth behind some of these…

The 12 Tallest Flagpoles In The World

The 12 Tallest Flagpoles In The World

Tall, taller, tallest! The race to have the tallest or biggest structure in the world is nothing new. Taller towers, higher buildings, and bigger bridges never cease to amaze us as countries the world over showcase their building prowess year after year. The latest entrant into this race for supremacy seems to be the humble…

Step Inside Chefchaouen - Morocco's Blue City

Step Inside Chefchaouen – Morocco’s Blue City

Chefchaouen, a small town in northern Morocco, has a rich history, beautiful natural surroundings, and wonderful architecture. But what it’s most famous for are the vivid blue walls of many of the buildings. Founded in 1471, Chefchaouen began as a small Moorish fortress for exiles from Spain, gradually welcoming Jews and Christian converts as well.…

World's first Smurf Village- Júzcar

World’s first Smurf Village: Juzcar

For hundreds of years the houses of the tiny village of Júzcar in the Spanish province of Andalucía, were whitewashed. Nowadays it is the World’s first Smurf Village. In 2010, Júzcar was chosen by Sony Pictures as the setting for the premiere of their new film “The Smurfs 3D”. Sony Pictures made a terrible movie, but did one good thing. To gain…

The 10 Most Beautiful Towns In Andalucia

The 10 Most Beautiful Towns In Andalucía

One of the many wonderful things about southern Spain is that there are so many little villages to discover. Andalucía, a rocky, sun-baked region on Spain’s southern coast, has its own character and its own specialties, which makes every trip an authentic experience. Instead of visiting only Málaga, Granada, Córdoba or Seville, try exploring the…

11 Best Hotel Pools

We have gathered in a list the top 11 most spectacular pools from around the globe. Take a look at what these hotels have to offer: Alila Diwa Goa 1 Take a dip in this beautiful lap pool at this luxury resort in India. Hotel Caruso Belvedere 2 Located in Italy, this beautiful hotel is…

12 World's Biggest Swimming Pools

12 World’s Biggest Swimming Pools

These are the 12 largest pools in the world in terms of total swimming area. The average Olympic-sized swimming pool measures around 0.12 hectares. This makes the largest of these pools, City Stars, around the size of a hundred Olympic swimming pools. 4 of the 12 World’s Biggest Swimming Pools are in Chile. This is…

10 Amazing Modern Architectural Wonders

Being an architect indeed takes a lot of creativity, skills and imagination. No wonder why many bigger architectural buildings soon get a nickname of wonders – indeed then sometimes you look at some buildings, it literally takes your breath away. If one day you are planning on visiting them don’t forget to charge your camera –…

Climbing The Steepest Street In The World

Climbing The Steepest Street In The World

Despite popular belief, San Francisco doesn’t have the steepest road in the world (or even in the U.S. for that matter). Of course, what’s defined as “steepest” is certainly up for debate. But, Baldwin Street, located just a few minutes northeast of downtown Dunedin, New Zealand is reputed to be the world’s steepest residential street, according…