Education in terms of literacy goes back many thousands of years. University education as we know it today also goes back many hundreds of years some of them even more than a millenium old. Here is a list of the oldest universities that survive and some of them even flourish till date.
With summer just around the corner, it is time to plan where to go and what to see. For those who like to combine travel with history, here is a list of the most visited castles that you may not have seen yet.
With Andes to the east and the Pacific to the west, this is one magnificent country. Name it and this country located in South America, has it. The mountains, the ocean, volcanoes, desert, monuments,wildlife, beaches and even Antarctic territory. You can spend a year in Chile and yet not know all of it.
Earlier in the Fantastic Beasts series, we introduced you to some the big cats of this world and provided advice on where to best see them in the wild. This week, we take a closer look at the largest canids that roam the mountains, forests and valleys across the globe.
Having a great time on holiday is everybody‘s dream, no matter the chosen destination. What matters is to make sure that the holiday will be healthy and safe. Here are some places where vaccinations are essential before traveling to them.
What is all right at home can be a problem once you cross the border. Neighboring countries aren’t usually too different, but when heading to bit further, it is useful to check the local customs. Here are some of them.
Rising summer temperatures force us to drink even more than usual. To avoid getting sick of drinking too much water, check out our gallery of fruits and vegetables that have a high water content.
Founded by the earliest British settlers in what they named as New England is historically best known for the Boston Tea Party when tea shipped by the British East India Company was to be sold without taxes in the U.S. This led to protests by the local settlers who would have lost their own tea business due to being rendered uncompetitive. They decided to raid the ship carrying the tea and dump it into the sea. The protest led to the revolution that eventually set the U.S. free from British colonisation.
Not just another middle eastern country to visit. While the country was established based on the UN resolution of 1947 to divide the state of Palestine for the formation of Israel, the country has grown to be one of the most powerful in the world, militarily, economically and technologically.