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Top 6 Reasons Why You Must Visit Istanbul

Top 6 Reasons Why You Must Visit Istanbul

Istanbul, a wealthier cousin of Rome, is much more than the cliched ‘cultural melting pot.’ Walking down the streets of Istanbul is like watching the checkered history unfold before you. From the Byzantine churches with mosaics and frescoes to the magnificent mosque of the Ottomans, creations of the past accompany every traveler to Istanbul. This(…)

Published On: Thursday, August 20th, 2015
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
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
Facts about Machu Picchu in Peru

Facts about Machu Picchu in Peru

The historic sanctuary of Machu Picchu, set amidst the giant Andes Mountains and the Amazon basin in Peru, is one of the best preserved remains of the advanced civilization of the Incas. A breathtaking site, this ancient city is located 600 m above the beauteous Urubamba River Valley, and overlooking the Machu Picchu and Huayna(…)

Published On: Wednesday, October 9th, 2013