To make it into Guinness World Records, people have braved extreme conditions, baked any number of jumbo-sized foods, and done extraordinary things to their facial hair. What’s the appeal of being the
Chances are, you might’ve already seen this incredible photograph by Martin LeMay. It’s the unforgettable sight of a weasel clinging to the back of a woodpecker in midair. LeMay and his wife encountered
The word “history” is Greek for inquiry, which is knowledge acquired by investigation of the past. Scholars interpret this information and study how it relates to humans. Long, narrative accounts of events
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In the Alto Adige everyone is abroad – even the people who live there. The Alto Adige (“Upper Adige” after its most famous river) is the Italian name for the South Tyrol, where long, deep mountain valleys,
Most Paris numbers start with 01; mobile phone numbers start with 06; numbers beginning 08 are special-rate numbers, ranging from 0800 freephone to premium-rate calls Time difference: +1 hourTravelling
It’s hard to beat water when it comes to adding a touch of romance to a city, and Amsterdam’s canals bring charm, calm, and poetry to a town already laden with historical allure. OK, so there’s Venice.