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Places in Turkey Not to Miss

Turkey, known officially as the Republic of Turkey, is an Eurasian country that stretches across the Anatolian peninsula in Western Asia and Thrace in the Balkan region of southeastern Europe. Ephesus was an ancient Greek city, and later a major Roman city, on the west coast of Asia Minor, near …

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Cemetery of Military Equipment in Kabul

Near Kabul is a cemetery of military equipment, an echo of the war in Afghanistan. (all photos copyright Joel Saget, AFP/Getty Images) Kabul is over 3,500 years old; many empires have long fought over the city for its strategic location along the trade routes of South and Central Asia. From …

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Allegedly Stolen Nefertiti Bust of Egypt

Egypt’s antiquities chief announced he will formally demand that a 3,300-year-old bust of Queen Nefertiti displayed at Berlin’s Neues Museum for 85 years be returned to its homeland. Zahi Hawass, head of Egypt’s Supreme Council of Antiquities, found that the bust – one of the most copied works of ancient …

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Schumacher’s Island

Even if the Dubai World Island is not yet completed, many famous celebrities have already made a major purchase in the project. This includes the popular Micheal Schumacher, the icon David Beckham and the legendary Rod Stewart. There are also some multinational corporations who already made purchases and now in …