Top 10 Amazing Mud Brick Buildings, Shibam

Top 10 Amazing Mud Brick Buildings

In many areas of the world, mud is considered as an annoyance. But in the other areas of the globe, mud has been considered as a chief building material. There is plenty of Clay soil on this planet that is providing its inhabitants with sturdy homes. Durability of the mud … Read more

Top 10 Iconic Skyscrapers around the World, Petronas Twin Towers

Top 10 Iconic Skyscrapers around the World

In the late 19th century the term skyscraper became popular. It was a result of public admiration of the tall buildings being built in Chicago and New York City. Now-a-day, the skyscrapers are an increasingly common sight in large cities due to the favorable ratio of rentable floor space per … Read more

Top 10 Most Famous Greek Temples, Paestum

Top 10 Most Famous Greek Temples

In ancient Greece, temple was the most important and widespread building. During the early 6th century BC, the first stone temples appeared and in the next century they began to appear in large numbers. Religious statue or cult emblems are usually housed in a Greek temple. Primarily their temples were … Read more

Top 10 Most Beautiful Ancient Mayan Temples, Tikal

Top 10 Most Beautiful Ancient Mayan Temples

The Maya civilization known for its enigmatic nature, was one of the great Pre-Colombian civilizations. The civilization was extending throughout the northern Central American region, including the present-day nations of Guatemala, Belize, El Salvador, southern Mexico and western Honduras. Most Mayan city states reached their peak of urbanism and large-scale … Read more

Top 10 World Famous Walls, Great Wall of China

Top 10 World Famous Walls

Since ancient times, walls have been made to mark borders, to keep enemies out or to keep people in. As the time goes and people get more civic, world famous walls have also been built to serve as memorials and structures of art. Wall stands for security, safety and confidence. … Read more

Top 10 Most Famous Bridges in the World, Tower Bridge

Top 10 Most Famous Bridges in the World

From the intention an easy passage, human being has been using architecture to bridge the gaps between physical obstacles throughout the ages. Being a vital part of the infrastructures of regions around the world, almost all of these bridges are also regarded as landmarks. Due to their influence and engineering … Read more

Top 10 Most Impressive Ancient Inca Ruins, Isla Del Sol

Top 10 Most Impressive Ancient Inca Ruins

During the early 13th century, the Inca civilization arose from the highlands of Peru. From 1438, they began to conquer lands adjoining the Inca heartland of Cuzco. They created the largest empire in the pre-Columbian America. In 1532, the coming of the Spanish conquistadors marked an end to the short-lived … Read more

Top 10 World Famous Canals, Hoi An

Top 10 World Famous Canals

Canals are human-made passages for water. People have built canals from the early age of civilization. Canals are usually made for irrigation and an inevitable part of agriculture. As the ancient cities are flourished in agricultural area, they have many canals. Often cities are identified with canals.  Today we enlisted … Read more

Top 10 Amazing Prehistoric Cave Paintings, Lascaux Paintings

Top 10 Most Amazing Prehistoric Cave Paintings You Must Visit

Prehistoric cave painting is a wonder to modern people. It appears that art is not only the product of human civilization. Great painter Pablo Picasso famously exclaimed – “after Altamira, all is decadence” after visiting the Altamira cave paintings in northern Spain. Well, he wasn’t kidding. Some of the cave … Read more

Top 10 Most Impressive Ancient Aqueducts, Pont du Gard

Top 10 Most Amazing Ancient Aqueducts You Must Visit

The origin of the word ‘Aqueduct’ is from the two Latin words ‘Aqua’ meaning water and ‘Ducere’ meaning to lead. An aqueduct is a conduit or artificial channel for conducting water from a distance usually by means of gravity. Therefore an aqueduct can best be described as an artificial structure … Read more