Category: HISTORY

Mar 30, 2016

Picture of the Day: The Caves of Hercules, Morocco

Picture of the Day: The Caves of Hercules, Morocco

The Caves (or grottoes) of Hercules are a popular tourist attraction just outside of Tangier, Morocco on Cape Spartel

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Mar 30, 2016

The Skinniest House in the World (10 Photos)

The Skinniest House in the World (10 Photos)

Designed by Jakub Szczesny, Keret House in Warsaw, Poland measures 152 cm (60 in) at its widest point

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Mar 23, 2016

Exploring Shanghai in an Old School Sidecar (32 Photos)

Exploring Shanghai in an Old School Sidecar (32 Photos)

Definitely beats any city tour in a car or bus

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Mar 21, 2016

Picture of the Day: Just the Base of an Oil Platform Being Towed Out to Sea

Picture of the Day: Just the Base of an Oil Platform Being Towed Out to Sea

Nicknamed ‘Bullwinkle’, the steel base alone is 1,352 ft tall and is regarded as one of the greatest engineering feats of the 20th century

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Mar 18, 2016

Picture of the Day: The Ceiling Fresco at Seitenstetten Abbey, Austria

Picture of the Day: The Ceiling Fresco at Seitenstetten Abbey, Austria

It was painted in 1735 by artist Paul Troger

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Mar 7, 2016

Picture of the Day: An 1,800 Year Old Roman Road in Africa

Picture of the Day: An 1,800 Year Old Roman Road in Africa

A remarkably well-preserved 1800-year-old Roman road in Timgad, which was a Roman colonial town in the Aurès Mountains of modern-day Algeria

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Feb 25, 2016

Picture of the Day: Neuschwanstein Castle circa 1900, 10 Years After It Was Built

Picture of the Day: Neuschwanstein Castle circa 1900, 10 Years After It Was Built

A photochrom print of Neuschwanstein Castle in Bavaria, Germany; taken as few as ten years after the completion of the castle

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