Hotel de Glace, snow resorts

Top 10 Most Fascinating Ice Hotels in the world

Ice hotels are for those adventurer travelers who are interested in novelties and unusual environment. A temporary hotel made up of snow and sculpted blocks of ice is known as ice hotel. Ice hotels are dependent on subfreezing temperatures and typically have to be rebuilt every year. Several countries have ice hotels with varying constructions styles. Many ice hotels offer services and amenities like ice bars, restaurants, saunas, hot tubs and chapels. read more

Port Arthur, history

Top 10 Historic and Most Famous Prisons around the world

Prisons have been used to detain social criminal, invaded countries citizens, political activities against the rulers or even sharing different thought and ideas in different times. Some prisons have become quite infamous for their illustrious inmates, their brutal treatment of prisoners and sometimes because of the unbelievable escape attempts made by some infamous genius criminals. Here an overview of the most infamous prisons in the world is given. read more

Hell Fire Club on Montpelier Hill, Ireland, world most haunted place

Top 10 Most Haunted Places in the World

Let’s not grumble about the existence of ghosts. I mean who could deny the fun part of ghosts? To experience something supernatural is always a fascination to human being. We love to frighten others or get frightened. I possibly can’t give you the total picture of spooky or macabre part of our mind. People get thrilled with their own way. What could be more thrilling to roam around haunted places? Even a hardcore non believer would get shaky time to time in most haunted places like these. read more

Chartres Cathedral, largest gothic cathedral

Top 10 Famous Gothic Cathedrals of Medieval Europe

Gothic architecture brought a revolution in the history of medieval architecture. Just to be clear here that gothic architecture has nothing to do with Goth. It is not also originated from any religious influence. Gothic architecture is a comparatively new style of architecture evolved from Romanesque architecture in France and succeeded by the Renaissance. Gothic architecture became popular and quickly adopted by all Western Europe. Gothic architecture’s unique and bizarre style easily differentiate it from other medieval architectures. read more

Top 10 Most Famous Christian Monasteries in the World, El Escorial

Top 10 Most Famous Christian Monasteries in the World

Christian Monasticism is a practice of individuals who live aesthetic life withdrawing him from the society. The idea was modeled upon Old Testament and not necessarily applicable to the common people. These individuals are known as monastic. They were seldom encountering other people, abstain from sexuality. Monasteries are built for the monastic. They are the center of Christian religious education. The main goal is the salvation of mankind. Here is our list of 10 most famous Christian Monasteries in the world. read more

Top 10 Most Famous Ancient Roman Monuments, Baalbek

Top 10 Most Famous Ancient Roman Monuments

“When in Rome do as the Romans do”, this single proverb is enough to prove the Roman’s rich influential civilization. This Italic civilization established the largest empires in the ancient world. Regarded as the successor of Greeks, the Romans also brought innovation in Science, Education system, politics, architecture and many other sectors. The ancient Romans were quite famous for is their architecture. They brought a lot of revolutionary ideas to architecture. In fact they are the inaugurator of modern buildings. So many ancient Roman monuments are still standing is evidence of how excellent Roman architecture really was. read more

Top 10 Most Visited Museums in the World, Louvre

Top 10 Most Visited Museums in the World

An institution that conserves an assortment of artifacts and other objects of artistic, cultural, historical or scientific significance and makes them available for public viewing through exhibits that may be permanent or short-term is called a museum. Throughout the world, major cities contain most of the large museums and more local ones are located in smaller cities, towns and even the countryside. From serving researchers and specialists to serving the general community, museums have varying aims. With over 128 museums, Mexico City contains the largest number of museums in the world. There are more than 55,000 museums in 202 countries according to The World Museum Community. Here is a list of most visited museums in the world. read more