Canadian Thanksgiving has come and gone, but American Thanksgiving looms on the horizon. This is a time of stories about the relationship between the pilgrims and the indigenous peoples, and those tales are often far from accurate. Their interactions were not as positive and mutually beneficial as we tend to pretend they were, and the arrival of pilgrims to the Americas marked the beginning of a long, painful history for the people who lived here first.
The famous 7 Wonders of the World historically consisted of seven great ancient wonders including the Great Pyramid of Giza in Egypt, the Hanging Gardens of Babylon, the Colossus of Rhodes statue and the Lighthouse of Alexandria. Over the years other sites and places in the world have gained notoriety as being called the Eighth Wonder of the World.
In 2008, the Russian newspaper Izvestia got together with Russian broadcasting company Radio Mayak and the state owned Russia TV channel and conducted a poll looking for the seven wonders of Russia. The results of the competition produced the seven wonders of Russia which were announced in Moscow's Red Square in June of 2008.
Iguazu Falls, Victoria Falls and Niagara Falls are the three greatest waterfalls in the world today. All three of these waterfalls are visited by millions of visitors every year, and any world traveler worth their salt will visit all three great natural wonders.
Saving money when on holiday is of paramount importance, particularly when traveling on a budget. But figuring how to do this can be a daunting and sometimes almost impossible. You definitely need someone to advise you on workable travel tips and tricks on how to save money while traveling—advise on how and where to get the best deals.
Did you know there are beautiful waterfalls along the Nile River in Africa? The Nile River is the longest river in the world at 4,135 miles and along its two main tributaries the White Nile and the Blue Nile there are a number of powerful and beautiful waterfalls.
Texas has outsized experiences for pretty much anyone. From unique art installations to natural parks, desserts to mountains, and ranching to space exploration, there is something to see no matter what type of vacation you prefer. Here are 10 of the top attractions in the Lone Star State that you don't want to miss.
You could be forgiven for thinking you’re in the Iberian peninsula while walking through the sunny streets of Prague. Beautiful architecture and buildings covered in striking pastel shades sit proudly along the banks of the river Vltava, stretching on for miles in any direction.
Tourism is the backbone of Paris. Many people visit the city each year. In 2018 alone, there were 17.95 million international visitors in Paris, making it the third most visited city in the world. What could these visitors be interested in?