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Museu Nacional – National Museum of Brazil

Museu Nacional – National Museum of Brazil

One of the important museums in Brazil is the National Museum of Brazil. The country of Brazil is located in South America. It is the fifth largest country in the world by area. It is bordered by the Atlantic Ocean and all the South American countries except Chile and Ecuador. The city of Rio de(…)

Published On: Saturday, December 14th, 2013
Alcala Gate (Puerta de Alcalá)

Alcala Gate (Puerta de Alcalá)

Alcala Gate, Spain is one of the main landmarks of the country. It is one of the most historically important pieces of architecture in eastern Madrid, Spain. Alcala Gate, Spain was built by Francesco Sabatini, who was a famous architect of King Carlos III. The construction of the site started in 1774 and was completed(…)

Published On: Saturday, December 14th, 2013
Temple of Debod

Temple of Debod

Spain is steadily emerging as a popular tourist destination. One of the reasons behind Spain’s phenomenal rise as a major tourist destination is the wealth of ancient architecture in the country. The Temple of Debod is an excellent example of great architecture. Temple of Debod is one of the most visited tourist attractions in Spain.(…)

Published On: Friday, December 13th, 2013
Spanish Steps

Spanish Steps

The Spanish Steps, Italy is a flight of steps in Rome that are known for their extraordinary sweep of architecture. These steps lead from the base of Piazza di Spagna up to the towering twin towers of Trinita’ dei Monti. Trinita’ dei Monti, also known as Trinity of the Mountains, is one of the twelve(…)

Published On: Thursday, December 12th, 2013
Seattle Art Museum

Seattle Art Museum

The Seattle Art Museum, also popularly known as the SAM, is a brilliant and an impressive art museum,  located at the downtown area of Seattle in Washington, USA. This museum was opened on June 23, 1933. It was first established in an Art Moderne building that was engineered by Carl F. Gould. The building, where(…)

Published On: Tuesday, December 10th, 2013
Singapore Philatelic Museum

Singapore Philatelic Museum

The Singapore Philatelic Museum is a noted name among the Stamp Museums across the globe. The word philatelic is derived from the word philately, which refers to the study of postage and revenue stamps. As the first philatelic museum of Southeast Asia, the Singapore Philatelic was inaugurated in August 19, 1995 as a venture of(…)

Published On: Thursday, December 5th, 2013
Museum of Aviation in Belgrade

Museum of Aviation in Belgrade

Established in 1957 and situated at Belgrade Nikola Tesla Airport, the Museum of Aviation in Belgrade is one of the most renowned aviation museums in the world. The treasured collection of the Museum of Aviation in Belgrade is housed in an architecturally remarkable geodesic-based glass building. Collection The Belgrade Aviation Museum features over 200 aircraft,(…)

Published On: Monday, December 2nd, 2013
Valley of the Queens (Biban Al-Harim)

Valley of the Queens (Biban Al-Harim)

Valley of the Queens (Biban Al-Harim) is a deserted cemetery located at the southern part of the vast necropolis of Thebes in Egypt. Valley of the Queens is situated in Luxor, on the west bank of the river Nile. The Valley of the Queens (Biban Al-Harim), Egypt, contains about 70 tombs. The tombs are mainly(…)

Published On: Saturday, November 30th, 2013
Canadian Automotive Museum

Canadian Automotive Museum

If you are a car lover and happen to tour Canada then never miss the opportunity to visit the Canadian Automotive Museum in Oshawa, Ontario. The Canadian Automotive Museum is a major tourist attraction of Canada and is a prominent feature in the list of museums in the country. The Canadian Automotive Museum is a(…)

Published On: Thursday, November 28th, 2013
United Nations Headquarters – From slaughterhouse to attempting peace

United Nations Headquarters – From slaughterhouse to attempting peace

From a slaughterhouse to a house of peace, this piece of ground has seen what a mess our world is. The minute you step inside the UN complex you are technically not on US soil, this vast complex and other UN buildings in its neighborhood are extraterritorial. For a layman it is all New York.(…)

Published On: Wednesday, October 2nd, 2013