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Azerbaijan – The Maiden Tower, Baku

It was my fourth visit to Azerbaijan and great to be back in Baku, the city, the capital. Personally it is one of my favourite cities to visit. Those …

Archaeology

As St. John's streets are ripped up, archeologist keeps an eye on what lies beneath

With City of St. John's crews digging into downtown streets to upgrade decades-old water and sewer infrastructure, archeological monitor Blair Temple …

Archaeology

Archaeological Dig Resumes at Mes Aynak

<b>The Ministry of Information and Culture (MoIC) has started the third round of archeological excavations at Mes Aynak copper mine in Logar …

Archaeology

Things To Know for Greek Island Hopping Fun

You have heard it lots of time! Greek island hopping is a must and not a new concept. You have at least one friend who will constantly tell you about …

European Travel

St George’s Day: 10 things you (probably) didn’t know about him

St George's Day is upon us once again, and interest surrounding the festival of England's primary patron saint shows no sign of abating. It's common …

Ancient History

'National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation': Where Are They Now?

Chevy Chase (Clark Griswold)

Entertainment

The 50 Most Important Events of the Middle Ages

Our list of the most important events in the medieval world, between the years 500 and 1500 AD.

World History

24 Hours in Florence: What to See, Eat and Where to Stay - Love & Road

Some of our links are affiliated, we will earn a commission when you buy a service or product. This will have no extra cost for you. For further info …

Italy

Shipwreck found in Lake Erie could be nearly 200 years old

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Shipwreck hunters are planning to excavate around a Lake Erie wreck this summer that they think could be the remains of a schooner that went down nearly two centuries ago.<p>Its size, design and location point toward it being a sailing ship called the Lake Serpent, which sunk in …

Archaeology

French police recover priceless gold relic that contained the embalmed heart of Queen Anne de Bretagne

Police have miraculously recovered a 16th century gold case containing the heart of the only woman to have twice been crowned queen of France a week after it was stolen.<p>The theft of the reliquary containing the heart of Anne of Brittany, who was briefly betrothed to the Prince of Wales, sparked …

Archaeology

Bust of Emperor Marcus Aurelius Found by Archaeologists in Egypt

Egypt says archaeologists have discovered a bust of the Roman Emperor Marcus Aurelius in the southern city of Aswan.<p>The Antiquities Ministry says …

Ancient History

Byzantium Is the Most Gorgeous, Blood-Sucking Vampire Movie on Netflix

It also stars a pre-Lady Bird Saoirse Ronan.<p>Over two decades ago, director Neil Jordan helped make vampire movies fashionable with the lovingly filmed <i>Interview with a Vampire</i>. While that movie might not have been on Oscar winner—although it was nominated for Art Direction and garnered a Golden …

Horror

These smashing backyard ideas are hot and happening!

Blessed with extra outdoor space at the rear end of your home? You can convert it into your choice of recreational zone with a little bit of …

Landscaping

Archaeologists find bust of Roman emperor in Egypt

Egypt says archaeologists have discovered a bust of the Roman Emperor Marcus Aurelius in the southern city of Aswan.<p>The Antiquities Ministry says …

Ancient History

Ancient Rome: Bronze Artifacts from Pompeii (Photo Diary)

In the Roman city of Pompeii, which was covered by 20 feet of ash and rock when Mount Vesuvius erupted on August 24, 79 CE, archaeologists have …

Archaeology

Norwich Castle: Excavation sheds light on keep's history

<b>The excavation of a Norman keep has helped shed light on the history of Norwich Castle as it embarks on a £13.5m plan to restore its Great Hall.</b><p>The castle keep has dominated the city since its construction in the late 11th or early 12th Century.<p>The excavation of the keep, which took 10 weeks, …

Archaeology

The Phaistos Disk is the best-known Minoan inscription and one of the most famous mysteries of archaeology

The Phaistos Disk is a disk of fired clay from the Minoan palace of Phaistoson, on the island of Crete. It was discovered in 1908 and it possibly …

Archaeology

How Anne Boleyn Lost Her Head

In 1536, England’s King Henry VIII accused his second wife Anne Boleyn, who had been crowned queen in 1533, of charges including adultery, incest and …

History

18 cheapest beach holiday destinations in Europe

If you're looking for a cheap beach holiday this summer, you should head to Bulgaria and Turkey, according to the 12th annual Post Office Travel …

European Travel

The 8 Cheapest Wine Destinations in Europe

<i>Wine by the liter in Bulgaria for 1.5 euros or less</i><p>Some wine lovers are willing to spend thousands of dollars to support their passion and they’ll …

Wine

The Most Instagrammed Beach in Europe Is...

For those who believe that travel is an opportunity to test their photography skills, flight deal site Globehunters researched the top 60 most …

Top 10

The Most Underrated Travel Destinations in the World

Looking for somewhere off-the-beaten path that's not overrun with tourists? Here are our picks for an unforgettable under-the-radar …

European Travel

12 of the Best Beaches in Greece

Surrounded by the Aegean, Ionian, and Mediterranean Seas, Greece consists of more than 2,000 islands (227 of which are inhabited) and about 8,500 …

European Travel

Copenhagen Travel Guide

What You Need to Know<p><b>Summer is high season</b> Yes, there will be tons of tourists and you'll have to pay more for your room, but the pleasant weather …

European Travel

Five under-the-radar Middle Eastern cities you should visit now | Travel Feature

<b>1. Amman, Jordan</b><p>Thanks in part to last year’s opening of the Jordan Trail, a spectacular 650km-long hiking trail that spans the country from …

Travel

Tales From Un-Santorini Island, Part One

<i>Or, a reversal of expectations on an unfairly clichéd Greek island</i><p>The little white church on the right—one of 365 in <b>Ios</b>, if you believe the lore—recedes from view as we glide into Ormos harbor, and what I see stepping off the ship are Greek officers clutching machine guns. I’m arriving at what is …

European Travel

Imperial Europe - Vienna To Amsterdam

Day 1 - Vienna<p>Be met on arrival and transfer to your ship.<p>Stay: 14 Nights, one of APTs luxurious Concerto River Ships<p>Daily :<br>Dinner<p>Day 2 - Vienna<p>ROYAL SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE<br>Tonight, visit the family of Liechtensteins City Palace and attend an exclusive Cocktail Reception and a private festive …

European Travel

Top Amsterdam Places to Eat and Drink

From craft beer to locally sourced seafood, here are 20 of Amsterdam's best spots—restaurants where every meal will be memorable, and popular bars …

Craft Beer

Top 10 Cities to Visit in Europe

There are 44 countries in Europe today, many with cities that have a long history that goes back thousands of years. The below list top 10 cities to …

European Travel

This Female Gladiator Captive Had to Fight for Her Life

In 2nd century AD, Celtic warrior Ardala is taken to Rome and tossed in a dark dungeon while her captors decide what to do with her. Little does she …

Ancient History