Culture

Groups of Famous Old Windmills

Wind power has been used as long as humans have put sails into the wind. The next step was the use of wind to...
Erlena Kimberly
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Largest Pyramids in the World

Modern and ancient pyramids come in many forms and sizes, to determine which is the largest pyramid one could compare their heights for example....
Erlena Kimberly
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Monumental Triumphal Arches

Triumphal arches are monumental structures with at least one arched passageway and built to honor an important person or to commemorate a significant event....
Erlena Kimberly
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Prehistoric Cave Paintings

After visiting the Altamira cave paintings in northern Spain, Pablo Picasso famously exclaimed “after Altamira, all is decadence”. He wasn’t kidding. The art in...
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World Famous Canals

Canals come in all sorts and sizes, from waterways that connect oceans to small waterways within cities. These cities are often so deeply identified...
Erlena Kimberly
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Most Impressive Ancient Aqueducts

The word aqueduct derives from the Latin words aqua meaning water and ducere meaning to lead. An aqueduct is therefore best described as an...
Erlena Kimberly
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Most Famous Bridges in the World

Throughout the ages, man has been using architecture to bridge the gaps between physical obstacles, for the purpose of providing an easy passage. Most...
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Incredible City Cliffs around the World

There are some amazing feats of architecture in our world – not just single beautiful buildings, but entire towns built on the tops of...
Erlena Kimberly
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Man Made Wonders of the World

The earliest lists of Seven Wonders of the Ancient World were made more than 2,000 years ago by ancient Hellenic tourists. Except for the...
Erlena Kimberly
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