Posts Tagged: area

Top 10 Countries by Forest Area

Have you ever wondered which countries in the world are the most forested (since the total area covered in forests around the world takes up around 39,000,000 square kilometres – 26.19% of the total land area of the Earth)? Well, we’ve got you covered, for today, we are going to see which ones are the… Read more »

Top 10 Largest Pools in the World

Ever wondered whether there were pools that reflected the grandeur of the sea? Yes, we are talking about size! Well, today we are going to look at the world’s largest swimming pools and, to spoil it a bit, the list is going to contain quite a few records. So, without further ado, let’s show off… Read more »

Top 6 Castles Everyone Should Visit

Are you ready to explore some of the most exquisite structures of the world? Are you ready to witness the grandeur of our ancestors crystallised within their bounds? Well, if you are, then let us tarry no longer and see what the world has to offer in terms of castles! 6. Buda Castle: Hungary is… Read more »

Top 5 Largest Palaces in the World

You may have basked in the grandeur of enormous structures but the following palaces will most certainly put your experiences to the test for they are simply breath-taking. Note that this top list will only include those structures that are used for civilian purposes and not for military endeavours (yes, goodbye, dear Pentagon). So, without… Read more »

Visit Kolkata – The City of Palaces

With a metropolitan population way over 14 million, Kolkata (also known as Calcutta) is one of the largest and most important cities in India. Situated proudly on the Hooghly River, Kolkata is stretched upon a land area of 185 square kilometres (the metropolitan area expands to 1,886). In fact, its metropolitan area is so vast… Read more »

The 8 Smallest Countries in the World

Did you ever wonder why some communities reach such a personal state that everyone knows everyone? Well, that is because they are tightly knit together and proximity generates interaction. But let us go beyond local communities and explore the smallest countries in the world by area! Oh, and before we forget, we are going to… Read more »