Paul Banks

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Mystery of Greece's Alexander the Great-era tomb deepens with body discoveries

Remains of five people found in vast, ancient tomb dating back to Alexander's era, around 300-325 BC<p>A vast tomb built in the time of Alexander the Great in Greece contains the ancient remains of five people, archaeologists announced on Monday, deepening the mystery as to who it was dedicated …


This Might Be the Most Beautiful Castle in the World

I'm never one to turn down a castle visit. From England's Windsor Castle to Namhansanseong in South Korea, if a travel destination has a royal residence -- currently inhabited or long abandoned -- I'll add it to my to-tour list.<p>But after spending time in Scotland earlier this fall, I think I've …

Gorgeous Pictures Of The Holy Land From 120 Years Ago

A glimpse of this era is preserved through photochrom prints from the Library of Congress.<p>We invite you to put aside your political views (note: we've turned off comments) and enjoy these vintage pictures of "the land flowing with milk and honey."


On the Road Again: Patrick Leigh Fermor’s Memoir, Finished At Last

One of the greatest travel books ever published, the late Patrick Leigh Fermor’s two-volumes of his walk across Europe in the 1930s, is finally …