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Bavay Ancient Forum

These ruins reveal the remarkably intact layout of a Roman marketplace.<p>Bits of 2,000-year-old buildings stand crumbling along the edge of a grassy …

Archaeology

Kells Priory

These imposing walls and towers look more like the ruins of a fortress than a monastery.<p>With their imposing walls and seven stoic towers, these ruins …

Ireland

Stumbling Stones of Rome

Brass cobblestones mark the places where individual Holocaust victims were taken from their homes.<p>These conspicuous brass-plated cobblestones often …

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Princess Theatre

One of the oldest theaters Australia, it's also said to be haunted by a performer who died on stage.<p>Stage players are a superstitious bunch: …

Opera

Jardins del Príncep

A botanical garden full of thought-provoking contemporary sculptures.<p>This garden is situated below the walls of the Castell de la Suda in Tortosa. A …

Sculpture

Tomb of Nie Er

The memorial gravesite of the young composer of China's national anthem.<p>Every year, millions of people climb the Western Hills of Kunming for the …

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Tito's Blue Train

Ride in 1960s style on the private luxury train Marshal Josip Tito used to travel around Yugoslavia.<p>In an unassuming railway depot south of Belgrade …

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Klever Gate

These tenacious 14th-century towers defied demolition and are now a fairytale vacation rental.<p>Built in 1393, these are the last remaining medieval …

Archaeology

Ballylumford Dolmen

This Bronze Age tomb makes the most unusual front garden fixture.<p>An early 20th-century home has an unusual treasure in its front garden. Known …

Archaeology

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Customer Support

Stump Spring

Water flowed out of the town's unusual tree stump fountain in the 1930s, and the well still runs today.<p>In the 1930s, a hamburger restaurateur named …

City Politics

Wellington Cable Car

New Zealand's only running funicular railway.<p>Completed in 1902, the charming red cable car in the heart of Wellington proved an instant success, …

New Zealand

Los Angeles Fire Department Museum

Formerly Fire Station No. 27, the museum is a hidden gem in the heart of Hollywood.<p>Built in 1930, this museum inside a former fire station is crammed …

Blockbusters

Lesia

The giantess welcomes travelers to a small Saskatchewan town with a traditional Slavic greeting of bread and salt.<p>This 24-foot-tall statue greets …

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Hula Hoop Tree

Two hula hoops appeared on the tree after a storm, and the collection kept growing.<p>In 2015, a storm blew through Amber, Iowa. When it had passed, two …

Iowa

Pino Suárez Linear Garden

This sculpture garden is a serene oasis wedged in the middle of a busy highway.<p>This beautiful, serene sculpture garden is nestled within a bustling …

Sculpture

Protecting the Capitol

From legendary stones to a hidden fort, join us as we discover what protected the Capitol.<p>Deep inside of Rock Creek Park lie two Washington D.C. …

National Parks

Peace Garden at Tavistock Square

A quiet, semi-secret square with statues of Mahatma Gandhi, Virginia Woolf, and a conscientious objectors stone.<p>Built in the 1820s by for Francis …

London

Talasea Airstrip

Two World War II aircraft lie within the jungle around this abandoned runway.<p>The South Pacific is littered with relics leftover from World War II. …

Military History

Chartres Cathedral Crypt

The largest crypt ever built in France was built in the 12th century on an ancient Druid sacred site.<p>Surrounded by thousands of years of warring …

Archaeology

Henry Clay Iron Furnace

A well-preserved relic of the industrial age steel and iron works that dotted West Virginia.<p>Throughout the early 1800s, iron furnaces, also known as …

Archaeology

Pirámide de Vandama

A pre-Hispanic pyramid in the middle of a tourist district in the Canary Islands.<p>The island of La Palma is a beautiful place filled with inky …

Archaeology

Platform 16 Holocaust Deportation Memorials

Memorials at a Florence railway station remember the citizens who were deported from Italy and sent to extermination camps.<p>The deportation of …

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Jimmy Shand Statue

A small Scottish town's larger-than-life tribute to the celebrated accordion player.<p>Auchtermuchty’s most famous son was Sir Jimmy Shand, the highly …

Scotland

Kuappi

The smallest restaurant in the world.<p>Though you may not think it to look at it, this small yellow wooden cabin down by the water is actually a …

Dining Rooms

Praia de São Paio

Iron Age runes and ruins hide in plain sight along this Portuguese beach.<p>Along most of its length, the narrow boardwalk that parallels the ocean at …

Archaeology

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'Birthplace of Dixie' Plaque

The South's nickname was supposedly born at a former bank in New Orleans' French Quarter.<p>A small, inconspicuous plaque outside of what is now a …

New Orleans

CVTà Street Fest

A medieval Italian village is fighting depopulation with this vibrant annual street art festival.<p>In the fight against depopulation, the town of …

Streetwear

Maritime Museum of Tasmania

Countless expeditions have left Tasmania to explore Antarctica, but this island state has an even deeper connection with the sea.<p>It seems obvious …

Archaeology