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Stonehenge: England’s Megalithic Mystery

Stonehenge: England’s Megalithic Mystery

Stonehenge: England’s Megalithic Mystery (Author: Morris M.) If you were to ask people to name the most-famous structure in Britain, what do you think they’d reply with? The Tower of London, perhaps; or Buckingham Palace? Or do you think they’d pick somewhere else; somewhere like – say – a small, prehistoric stone circle out on …

25 Most Amazing Ancient Ruins of the World

25 Most Amazing Ancient Ruins of the World

The world is home to a plethora of fascinating ancient ruins, from crumbling cities to temples that have withstood the test of time. Many of these ancient societies were incredibly innovative and forward thinking. Just take a look at their meticulous city planning and incredible feats of engineering; some of which we are yet to …

A History of Britain – Bronze and Iron (2200 BC – 600 BC)

2200 BC. In Egypt undying kings lie beneath the greatest monument’s mankind has yet devised. In Mesopotamia the world’s first empire is on its knees, slowly collapsing under the weight of drought and rebellion. And far to the west, on the windy shores of Britain, an age of unprecedented prosperity is dawning. dawning fueled by …

10 Mysteries Solved By Reddit

10 Mysteries Solved By Reddit

10. Subway Cipher Your mum probably told you not to take gifts from strangers when you were a kid. But apparently reddit user Delverofsecrets never got that particular message. The redditor made a post on July 11th 2012 claiming that a homeless-looking man had given him $50 with markings on it, as well as this …

25 Best Places to Visit in Europe – Travel Europe

25 Best Places to Visit in Europe – Travel Europe

Although it is the world’s second smallest continent, Europe welcomes more than half of all the tourists worldwide. In fact, 7 of the 10 most visited countries in the world are European nations. It’s easy to see why; a well-preserved cultural heritage, rich history, safety and efficient infrastructure makes visiting Europe a breeze. Here’s a …