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Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II – The oldest active shopping gallery of Italy in Milan
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Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II – The oldest active shopping gallery of Italy in Milan

  The historic shopping mall was designed in 1861 and built by the architect Giuseppe Mengoni. The project was approved by the city council in 1863 and construction began in 1865. The building was completed in 1877. Housed within a four-story double arca...
Virtual visit of the International Court of Justice
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Virtual visit of the International Court of Justice

The International Court of Justice is one of the six principal organs of the United Nations (UN). It settles disputes between states in accordance with international law and gives advisory opinions on international legal issues. The ICJ is the only internati...
Robert Disney’s garage – The very first Disney animation studio in Los Angeles
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Robert Disney’s garage – The very first Disney animation studio in Los Angeles

Walt Disney and Roy O. Disney founded Disney Brothers Cartoon Studio in 1923 and got their start producing a series of silent Alice Comedies short films featuring a live-action child actress in an animated world.   Upon relocating to California, ...
Castel del Monte – The fortress with the unique geometric design in Andria
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Castel del Monte – The fortress with the unique geometric design in Andria

A 13th-century castle situated on a hill at an altitude of 540 meters, in the Apulia region of southeast Italy. It was built during the 1240s by King Frederick II, who had inherited the lands from his mother Constance of Sicily. Castel del Monte is well ...
Al-Shaheed Martyr’s Memorial – One of Iraq’s most iconic monuments in Baghdad
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Al-Shaheed Martyr’s Memorial – One of Iraq’s most iconic monuments in Baghdad

A monument designed by Iraqi sculptor Ismail Fatah Al Turk and situated in the Iraqi capital. Constructed between in 1983, dedicated to the Iraqi soldiers who died in the Iran–Iraq War. Al-Shaheed Monument consists of a circular platform 190 meters in d...
Queen Victoria Market – The largest open air market in the Southern Hemisphere in Melbourne
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Queen Victoria Market – The largest open air market in the Southern Hemisphere in Melbourne

Constructed in stages from the 1860s, the Queen Victoria Market is one of the last remaining major Victorian era market in the central business district, still operating. It is listed on both the Victorian Heritage Register and the National Heritage List,...
Edison’s Black Maria – The America’s first film production studio in West Orange
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Edison’s Black Maria – The America’s first film production studio in West Orange

The cinematographic Theater, was completed on the grounds of Edison's laboratories at West Orange, New Jersey, for the purpose of making film strips for the Kinetoscope. Construction of the building, which included a tar-paper-covered dark studio room wit...
The Pinnacles Desert – The area of thousands limestone pillars in Cervantes
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The Pinnacles Desert – The area of thousands limestone pillars in Cervantes

Some of the tallest pinnacles reach heights of up to 3.5 meters above the yellow sand base. The different types of formations include ones which are much taller than they are wide and resemble columns, while others are only a meter or so in height and wid...
Cliff Palace – The ancient cliff dwelling in Mesa Verde National Park
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Cliff Palace – The ancient cliff dwelling in Mesa Verde National Park

The construction and refurbishing of palace was continuous approximately  from 1190 CE through 1260 CE. Cliff Palace was abandoned by 1300, and rediscovered in 1888 by Richard Wetherill and Charlie Mason. Sandstone, mortar and wooden beams were the three...
Xieng Khuan – The majestic Buddha park in Vientiane
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Xieng Khuan – The majestic Buddha park in Vientiane

  A sculpture park containing over 200 Hindu and Buddhist statues. Buddha park was started in 1958 by the shaman-priest Luang Pu Bunleua Sulilat who incorporated Hinduism and Buddhism. The statues are made of reinforced concrete and are ornate, and somet...
Swedish History Museum – The extensive experience about the history of Sweden in Stockholm
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Swedish History Museum – The extensive experience about the history of Sweden in Stockholm

The museum covers Swedish archaeology and cultural history from the Mesolithic period to present day. Founded in 1866, it operates as a government agency and is tasked with preserving Swedish historical items as well as making knowledge about history avai...

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