History

Learn all about the fascinating stories and personalities that have shaped the course of history in the world's greatest cities, from Rome to Barcelona and beyond.

7 Fun Facts About Trafalgar Square in London

Trafalgar Square is London's most iconic public space - find out all about it with us!

Tue 11 Jul 2023

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Ephesus Turkey, discovering the Ancient City

I look into the famous ancient city of Ephesus and some of its most important tourist and religious ...

Sun 30 Jul 2023

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The Palau de la Música Catalana: A Modernist Gem in Barcelona

Discover a magnificent gem of modernist architecture in Barcelona with our guide to the spectacular ...

Thu 06 Jul 2023

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All About the Parthenon Marbles in the British Museum

Discover everything you need to know about the Parthenon marbles in the British Museum, and find out ...

Thu 29 Jun 2023

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The Ancient Theater of Epidaurus in Athens: A Marvel of Acoustics

Exploring the Ancient Theater of Epidaurus in Athens and learning about the engineering marvel it is...

Wed 28 Jun 2023

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Art Christopher Columbus Hitches a Ride in the Vatican Museums' Hall of Maps

Christopher Columbus Hitches a Ride in the Vatican Museums' Hall of Maps

Discover the history of Columbus heading to the new world as depicted in the Hall of Maps in the ...

Thu 22 Jun 2023

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Exploring the Mysteries of Istanbul’s Blue Mosque

Looking at the mysteries of Istanbul’s most iconic mosque, the Sultan Ahmed Mosque, known as the ...

Mon 19 Jun 2023

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Art 5 Incredible Sculptures in the Vatican Museums

5 Incredible Sculptures in the Vatican Museums

The Vatican is home to some of the greatest ancient sculptures ever created. Discover 5 of the best ...

Mon 12 Jun 2023

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Where to see Gaudí’s architecture in Barcelona

The fabulous surrealist architecture of Antoni Gaudí is synonymous with Barcelona, and no trip to ...

Tue 06 Jun 2023

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Exploring the hidden attractions of Istanbul and going off the beaten path.

A look at the hidden gems and less visited sights of Istanbul on both continents, Europe and Asia.

Mon 05 Jun 2023

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7 Peaceful Cloisters to Escape the Crowds in Rome

When the crowds in Rome get too much, head to these beautiful oases of calm and tranquility to escap ...

Thu 25 May 2023

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