Gibraltar is a British overseas territory located on the southern end of the Iberian Peninsula and the tip of Europe at the entrance of the Mediterranean overlooking the Strait of Gibraltar. The territory covers 6.843 square kilometres (2.642 sq mi) and shares a land border with Spain (La Linea de …


Five Destinations Not to Miss in Iceland

Iceland is a place that is very different than you would have imagined it to be. Glaciers, geysers, solfataras, waterfalls, volcanoes, raging rivers, whales and other surprises await you on your tour to Iceland. If you are planning for a trip to Iceland, then you have to visit the following …


La Boqueria Public Market in Spain

The Mercat de Sant Josep de la Boqueria, often simply referred to as La Boqueria, is a large public market in Barcelona, Spain and one of the city’s foremost tourist landmarks. With an entrance from La Rambla, not far from the Liceu, Barcelona’s opera house, the market has a very …

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House-Ship in Kemerovo, Russia

This unusual house was built by 47 year old Nikolay Orekhov, a resident of the village Borovoy in Kemerovo in south-central Russia. Interestingly enough, this structure was built without a plan and any drawings. “All the drawings were in my head”, says Nikolay. The height of this unusual home is …


Beautiful Seven Rila Lakes and Mountains

Rila is a mountain range in southwestern Bulgaria and the highest mountain range of Bulgaria and the Balkans, with its highest peak being Musala at 2,925 m. The range is the sixth highest in Europe, coming after the among others, the Alps, the Pyrenees and Mount Etna; and the highest between the …


Amazing Hadrian’s Wall

Hadrian’s Wall was a defensive fortification in northern England. Begun in AD 122, during the rule of emperor Hadrian, it was the first of two fortifications built across Great Britain, the second being the Antonine Wall, lesser known of the two because its physical remains are less evident today. The …


Amazing Depreciated Church

Wooden church in the village Paltoga Vologda region, not far from Lake Onega, Russia. The church was built in 1733, and 19 th century is edged with boards, covered with iron and painted with white paint. In 1810, a number of built brick Znamenskaya church.