Awesome Places

Père Lachaise Cemetery

April 8, 2014 // 0 Comments

Paris is home to one of the world’s most famous cemeteries in the form of Père Lachaise which opened it’s gates back in 1804. Père Lachaise has almost 70,000 [...]

Alcatraz

April 7, 2014 // 0 Comments

Alcatraz Island or ‘The Rock’ as it is commonly known, is located around 1.5 miles off the coast of mainland San Francisco in the bay area. Although it has been [...]

Spitbank Fort

April 3, 2014 // 0 Comments

Spitbank Fort is one of a series of four sea forts that were built in the mid 1800’s as a way of protecting the Solent and Portsmouth Harbour on the south coast of [...]

Pompeii

March 27, 2014 // 0 Comments

The ancient Roman town of Pompeii is famous for being potentially one of the only examples of a still pretty much intact town or city, depicting how the Romans from the 1st [...]

The Aral Sea

March 27, 2014 // 0 Comments

In the 20’s Lenin asked the fishermen of the Aral to help and give fish to the starving Russians, which they happily did. The Aral Sea in Kazakhstan was the [...]

Wieliczka Salt Mines

March 27, 2014 // 0 Comments

The world famous Wieliczka Salt mines are located 135m (443ft) below the ground, in the town of Wieliczka not far from Krakow in southern Poland. The mine was declared a [...]

Sedlec Ossuary – Church of Bones

March 27, 2014 // 0 Comments

The well-known church in Czech Republic is the ‘Ossuary’ or the most correct full name is ‘Kostnice’ in the small town of Kutná Hora. In the 13th century, Jindrich, [...]

Chernobyl and the Abandoned City of Pripyat

March 25, 2014 // 0 Comments

When you first think of Chernobyl, we can’t say we blame you if it’s not high on your list of holiday destinations, but there is just something interesting and enticing [...]

The Great Wall of China

March 25, 2014 // 0 Comments

Everyone knows the Great Wall of China right? And no first time trip to China would be complete without it correct? Well in fact whilst most average tourists are perfectly [...]

Yunnan Stone Forest

March 25, 2014 // 0 Comments

The Stone Forest in Yunnan Province, China is known as the ‘First Wonder of the World’, and if you ask us, it’s easy to see why. It’s definitely one of the best and [...]
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