Romancity

How did the "world's unluckiest man" really die in Pompeii?

Pompeii was covered under a mountain of volcanic ash 2,000 years ago, but archeologists are still uncovering revealing new pieces of history from the …

Archaeology

Journey through the distinctive cultures and politics of Baltic countries

Experience varied Baltic countries ethnically, politically and religiously on a 16-day journey that begins in Belgrade, the capital of Serbia, and ends in Skopje, the capital of Macedonia.<p>Highlights of the Mir Corp. tour include the Ottoman frontier town of Mostar (Bosnia and Herzegovina); …

European Travel

Peking, Dallas, and Chicago will be among the 10 richest cities by 2022

The GDP of some cities will amount to more than that of entire countries, according to a report by real estate consultant Knight Frank, The Wealth Report 2018.<p>The richest city by 2022 will have a GDP of $1,800 billion — for where pockets of power will be, it seems to be divided between two very …

Los Angeles

17 of the most amazing Unesco World Heritage sites to visit in Spain

<b>Alcalá de Henares - university and historic precinct</b><p><i>Photo: Ralmundo Pastor/Wikimedia Commons.</i><p>Located just 35km northeast of Madrid, Alcalá de Henares …

Spain

Army to be deployed to Pompeii sites to tackle threat of terrorism

Armed guards, metal detectors, apps and screens offering live time information. These are just some of the measures that authorities in Pompeii plan …

Italy

Everything You Need to Know About Prince William's Visit to the Middle East

His Royal Highness The Duke of Cambridge is currently in the midst of his trip to the Middle East – the first time a member of the British Royal …

Israel

How to Visit the Ancient Roman City of Volubilis in Morocco

The partly excavated ruins of the ancient city of Volubilis preside over a fertile plain located approximately 22 miles (35 kilometers) north of the …

Travel

Prince William meets Netanyahus in Israel

Britain's Prince William met with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu Tuesday as part of his five-day Middle East tour.

Israel

Prince William Stands at Ancient Site in Jordan & Trolls Kate Middleton’s Dad in the Best Way

It’s a big week for Prince William, who is set to become the first-ever British royal to pay an official visit to Israel and the Palestinian …

Prince William

The Duke of Cambridge visits same spot in Jordan that Kate was pictured at as a child

As part of his current visit to Jordan, the Duke of Cambridge just posed for a picture at the exact spot where his wife Kate was photographed as a child. The photo of the Duchess of Cambridge was on display as he made a speech about how much she loved her time there as a youngster.<p>Kate moved to …

Middle East

Prince William watched England beat Panama in the World Cup on a giant screen with the Crown Prince of Jordan

The Duke of Cambridge visited Jordan at the weekend.<p>He was greeted by 23-year-old Crown Prince Al Hussein Bin Abdullah II upon landing in Amman, Jordan. It's part of a five-day tour of the Middle East, which will also see him visit Israel and the Occupied Palestinian Territories, according to …

Prince William

Britain's Prince William, Kate Middleton prepare for historic visit to Israel

British Prince William has begun a historic five-day tour of the Middle East, starting in Jordan before he heads to Israel and occupied Palestinian …

Israel

Prince William becomes first royal to visit Israel | Sky News Australia

Prince William has become the first royal to visit Israel on behalf of the British government, touching down in Tel Aviv. He will also visit the …

Middle East

Jordan: Don't Miss the Fantastic Ruins at Jerash

Who Needs Rome when you can visit Jordan’s Jerash<p>By Lindsay Nieminen<p>It was hot. Clothing-sticking-to-your-body hot. But I was not going to let that …

Ancient History

Prince William visits scene where wife Kate lived with family

Prince William has toured the ruins of the Roman city of Jerash, walking in the footsteps of his wife who visited as a child when she and her family …

Jordan

Britain's Prince William makes first royal visit to Israel

June 25 (UPI) -- Britain's Prince William arrived Monday in Israel as part of a historic five-day tour of the Middle East that marks the first-ever …

Israel

Prince William tours Roman ruins in Jordan

Prince William has meet with Syrian refugees during historic trip to the Middle East.

Prince William

Prince William Recreates Kate Middleton Photo From When She Lived in Jordan With Family

Prince William is retracing his wife's footsteps.<p>On Monday, the 36-year-old royal went to the very same archaeological site that a young Kate …

Entertainment

On the European Mentality

<i>Transcribed from an April 10, 2008, interview on Bigthink.com.</i><p>I think the most prominent feature of growing up in Europe, anywhere in Europe, is that …

European Travel

Meghan Markle goes on first royal engagement with the Queen, minus Prince Harry

Meghan Markle, now known as the Duchess of Sussex, joined Queen Elizabeth for their first royal outing together on Thursday. It’s the first time the …

World News

Meghan Markle makes first royal appearance sans Prince Harry

Crowds cheered Britain’s Queen Elizabeth and Meghan Markle, the Duchess of Sussex, as they arrived in the English county of Cheshire on Thursday to …

Prince Harry

Queen, Meghan cheered by crowds on first joint royal trip

Thousands of cheering fans greeted Queen Elizabeth and Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, on Thursday as Britain’s newest royal joined the monarch for a visit to the English county of Cheshire, her first official trip without Prince Harry.<p>Meghan, who married the monarch’s grandson in a glittering …

Meghan, Duchess of Sussex

Pompeii Revisited

<b>To celebrate the</b> 270th anniversary of Pompeii’s discovery, authorities have revealed the latest finds unearthed in the famous ancient Roman city. The …

Archaeology

Top Roman Cities and Ancient Sites in France

From 58 BC to the mid 5th-century AD, France, like much of western Europe, was ruled by Rome. Their kingdom was powerful and the Romans left a …

France

Britain's Queen Elizabeth and Meghan cheered on first joint royal trip

CHESTER, England (Reuters) - Thousands of cheering fans greeted Queen Elizabeth and Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, on Thursday as Britain’s newest royal joined the monarch for a visit to the English county of Cheshire, her first official trip without Prince Harry.<p>Meghan, who married the monarch’s …

Queen Elizabeth II

The Forgotten City is a new standalone game based on the award-winning mod

One of the most popular Skyrim mods ever, The Forgotten City, is being released as its own game—also called The Forgotten City. The game was …

PC Gaming

The sweet way Prince William will pay tribute to Kate Middleton during Middle East tour

<p><b>Prince William</b> will visit a very special spot during his <b>upcoming tour of Jordan, Israel, and the Occupied Palestinian Territories</b>, it's been …

Celebrity (UK)

IS restaurant bombings kill 16 in northern Syrian city

BEIRUT (AP) — The Islamic State group on Thursday claimed the bombing of two restaurants in a predominantly Kurdish city in northeastern Syria the previous night, an attack that killed at least 16 people and wounded more than 30.<p>Syria's state news agency SANA said the "terrorist explosions" …

Middle East

Top 10 Archaeological Discoveries of All Time

The best archaeological discoveries are those which challenge our ideas of human history, reveal new secrets all together, and above all capture the …

Ancient History

Collège Maxime Javelly / Céline Teddé & Jérôme Apack architectes

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Located in the Alpes de Hautes Provence, the peaceful town of Riez lives above its archaeological Roman …

Architecture