Posts Tagged: monument

4 Must-See Monoliths in London

Nelson's Column

As you may have noticed in the title, today we are going to take a look at some of the most exquisite upright monuments of London (and no, we are not talking about Kubrick’s monolith in this article). While London in and of itself is a massive melting pot of monuments and landmarks, we want… Read more »

Top 4 Sights in Cluj-Napoca

Botanical Garden

Did you know that the city of Cluj-Napoca is considered the heart of Transylvania? Well, this, of course, could not have come without merit as it truly is one of the most spectacular cities of Romania. Riddled with universities, clubs, pubs, and all manners of interesting restaurants, it has become so culturally-flamboyant that it cannot… Read more »

29 Must-See Statues and Where to Find Them

The subjective artistic vision of a creative mind can be expressed in millions of ways yet one of the best ways of doing so is to “hew away the rough walls that imprison the lovely apparition [a sculpture]” (as Michelangelo would say) and let raw materials come to life in the fairest of fashions. Sculptures,… Read more »

Explore the 12 Treasures of Spain

Spain is such a historically significant country that it is only fitting that it should have innumerable monuments for us to bask in. For this particular reason, we set out on a quest to talk about the 12 Treasures of Spain declared by the Antena 3 and COPE companies. These results were distributed on 31… 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 »

The 7 Tallest Statues in the USA

We have all heard stories about ancient monuments that shook the very foundation of mankind but can we think of a few modern ones doing the same? Well, let’s just say that there are several around the world that can be called majestic. For this particular article, we are only going to look at the… Read more »

Visit San Francisco – The Grace of the Bay

San Francisco boasts with a population of over 860.000 and this makes it the fourth most populous city in the U.S. state of California (after Los Angeles, San Diego and San Jose). Its metropolitan population, however, is far more imposing: over 4.5 million. Encompassing a land area of 121 square kilometres, San Francisco is located… Read more »