Wonders of the World

Beautiful views of Rome's iconic Trevi Fountain

Located in the Trevi district of Rome, the Trevi Fountain is one of the most famous sites in the city. It was constructed by order of Pope Clement XII between 1732 and 1762 at the ending point of the Roman aqueduct Aqua Virgo. At the center of Trevi Fountain is the god of the sea, Oceanus, riding a …

Italy

Top 10 outrageous bucket list trips

Most travelers have a bucket list with dreams of over-the-top trips they want to take some day. Whether it involves sleeping under the stars in the …

Top 10

Agra court imposes fine for frivolous case on Taj Mahal's ownership

Who owns the world's most famous mausoleum?<p>Last Wednesday, the Uttar Pradesh Sunni Waqf Board told the Supreme Court that Shah Jahan, the Mughal …

India

Free night(s) at Hard Rock Atlantic City with status match

The <b>Hard Rock Atlantic City</b>, set to open this summer, is offering discounts or free nights depending on your status with other casinos. A couple of …

Flying

Delicious ways to eat mangoes this season

New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) From mango sandwich to a mango dessert, one can try out some delicious ways of trying this fruit so that you can make the …

Food (India)

Foggy Walk On the Great Wall of China

In his latest series Solitude at the Endless Wall, photographer Andres Gallardo Albajar captures the eerie atmosphere of a deserted and fog-covered …

Great Wall of China

'Jan Gan Man Ki Baat', Episode 133: Adityanath’s Ram Statue and Caring for the Elderly

In today’s episode:<p><b>Adityanath’s priorities</b><p>Sixteen children died at BRD Medical College, Gorakhpur within 24 hours last week. While the lack of …

India

A Rare Glimpse at a Deserted Great Wall of China Captured by Andres Gallardo Albajar | Colossal

<p>This past February architectural photographer Andres Gallardo Albajar traveled to the Great Wall of China where he was able to take in a rare …

Culture

Hard Rock Hotel and Casino opening in Atlantic City (initial show lineup)

The <b>Hard Rock Hotel & Casino</b> chain will soon be opening a new location in Atlantic City this summer. According to Billboard, the new casino is set to …

Times Square

Tour historic sites online with preservationists’ 3D scans

<i>CyArk’s image on Google Streetview of Balcony House.</i><p>Historical sites around the world have been documented with a 3D scanner in a preservation …

Historic Sites

Everything You Need to Pack for Machu Picchu

If you’re headed to the Sacred Valley, be sure to pack the right essentials.<p>Travelers with their sights on Machu Picchu, located high in the Andes …

Backpacking

How are the bricks used to repair the Great Wall made?

The Great Wall, one of the Seven Wonders of the World, was built more than 2,000 years ago. Regular repair work to the walls is needed to protect …

News (China)

Alert: Women running Wild on the Great Wall of China

A former Glengarriff runner who now lives in Beijing has taken to training on the Great Wall of China so that she will be fit enough to take part in …

Great Wall of China

[Video] A New Gen Smartphone Camera, Galaxy S9+ is Gold Standard: Celeb Photographer Atul Kasbekar

Atul Kasbekar has had a camera in his hands, capturing stunning moments for over 30 years now. It has mostly been a professional camera, first SLRs …

Taj Mahal

Pictures of the Day – April 18, 2018

Kick Flip<p>Spring time in northern Wisconsin.<p>Painting I did of my rainy street in Vancouver.<p>What 6 year old little girl doesn’t need a weapon …

Photos

Eight places where air pollution can ruin your trip

Air pollution does a lot more than cause canceled or postponed vacations — it kills millions of people worldwide every year, according to the World Health Organization. Some of the worst places for air pollution are also home to bucket list-worthy sights. But missing them might be the least of your …

Taj Mahal

New Hard Rock Hotel & Casino To Open On June 28 In Atlantic City

<i>ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (CBS)</i> — It’s now known when the brand new Hard Rock Hotel & Casino will open in Atlantic City.<p>Officials made the big announcement …

Taj Mahal

Atlantic City’s Hard Rock casino sets June 28 opening date

NEW YORK (AP) - Atlantic City’s Hard Rock casino resort will open on June 28.<p>The former Trump Taj Mahal casino is being rebranded as a Hard Rock …

Times Square

Hard Rock officials set opening date for Atlantic City casino

ATLANTIC CITY — After toughing out five devastating casino closures since 2014, Atlantic City now has a date for the start of its new era: June 28, …

Taj Mahal

Samsung beats Apple to become India's most trusted brand, ahead of Sony and LG

Samsung has been named as India's most trusted brand for second year in a row followed by Sony and LG as second and third respectively, according to …

India

'Jan Gan Man Ki Baat', Episode 129: Arun Shourie on the Economy and the Taj Mahal

Vinod Dua discusses Arun Shourie's comments on demonetisation and why the Taj Mahal was dropped from the tourism booklet issued by the UP government.

India

Preserving Endangered Wonders of the World with Google and CyArk

Ben Kacyra was one of the creators of the world’s first three-dimensional laser scanning systems. In 2001 after watching the Taliban destroy the …

Technology (Ireland)

An underground chamber reveals the Taj Mahal's 'dirty' secrets

In mid-April, on the occasion of Shah Jahan's birth anniversary, visitors to the Taj Mahal were allowed to see the graves of the Mughal emperor and …

India

Spectacular new shipping container museum nestles near China's Great Wall

1/10<p>Zhao Hua Xi Shi Living Museum By IAPA Design Consultants Full Width Tall<p>Nestled near China's famous Great Wall rests a new gorgeous cultural …

China

What to do in Agra besides the Taj Mahal via @fotostrasse

Every day of every year, hundreds of tourists arrive in the beautiful city of Agra in India. Of course that the primary goal is to see the main …

India

We will not be able to prove claim to Taj Mahal, UP Sunni Waqf Board tells Supreme Court

The board, however, urged the court to list the monument as its property.<p>The Uttar Pradesh Sunni Waqf Board on Tuesday urged the Supreme Court that …

India

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Taj Mahal

Stage set to make Amber Fort 'Iconic' tourist site

In a major move to promote tourism, the preparations are on to make Amber an iconic destination as per the plans of the ministry of tourism. A …

Tourism

In Yer Ears #40 Got The Blues

Taj Mahal

Declaring Taj waqf property will lead to flood of claims: Archeological Survey of India

The apex court was hearing a petition filed by ASI against the board’s July 2005 decision that the 17th-century monument be registered as a Waqf …

India