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Gobustan Rock Art – The rock carvings and petroglyphs in Qobustan
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Gobustan Rock Art – The rock carvings and petroglyphs in Qobustan

More than 4,000 pictures of animals, humans, natural life experiences, hunting, and dancing were carved over a span of thousands of years. Qobustan State Reserve is very rich in archaeological monuments, the reserve has more than 6,000 rock carvings, whi...
Aram Manukian – The founder of the Republic of Armenia, dies in Yerevan
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Aram Manukian – The founder of the Republic of Armenia, dies in Yerevan

Armenian revolutionary, statesman, and a leading member of the Armenian Revolutionary Federation party. He is widely regarded as the founder of the First Republic of Armenia. Activities of Aram Manukian during the years of the Armenian Genocide are inval...
Mendenhall Glacier – The ice valley and the crystal caves in Juneau
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Mendenhall Glacier – The ice valley and the crystal caves in Juneau

A glacier about 20 kilometers long located in the southeast area of the U.S. state of Alaska. Inside the glacier are the stunning blue ice caves, and then climb over the glacier. Because of the glacier's melting and movement, the size and color of the cav...
Bojnický zámok – One of the Europe’s most beautiful castles in Bojnice
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Bojnický zámok – One of the Europe’s most beautiful castles in Bojnice

Romanesque castle with some original Gothic and Renaissance elements built in the 12th century. Bojnice Castle was first mentioned in written records in 1113, in a document held at the Zobor Abbey. Originally built as a wooden fort, it was gradually repl...
The Fuggerei – The world’s oldest social housing complex still in use in Augsburg
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The Fuggerei – The world’s oldest social housing complex still in use in Augsburg

It is a walled enclave within the city of Augsburg. It takes its name from the Fugger family and was founded in 1516 by Jakob Fugger the Younger as a place where the needy citizens of Augsburg could be housed. The Fuggerei was first built between 1514 an...

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