Easter Island is one of the most remote, uninhabited islands in the world. Along the slope of one of its volcanos there are hundreds of giant carved statues that until recently most people believed were just large stone heads. It turns out that the bodies of the states were buried by mudslides. The nearest inhabited land (around 50 residents in 2013) … More Giant Heads of Easter Island Aren’t Just Heads. Their Bodies Were Covered Multiple Mudslides.
Drottningholm Palace has been the home of the Swedish royal family since 1981. It is one of the most well-preserved royal castles built during the 1600‘s It is a very fine example of all European architecture from the period and is on the UNESCO world heritage list. It is the permanent residence of King Carl … More Swedish Royal Family Reveals Drottningholm Palace Is Haunted.
The Queen Mary: The Most Glamorous Ghost Ship in the World. … More The Queen Mary. The Most Glamorous Ghost Ship in America.
Beautiful Satellite photos of four “Star Cities” show how beautiful planned symmetry can be from space. 1. The town of Palmanova, Italy is recognized by its layout and is known as a star fort. This construction served the purpose of protecting the village from an attack on any wall. Any attack was defended by shooting the enemy from the star … More 4 “Star” Cities
Let’s get lost in a garden maze. … More Garden Maze
St. Florian Monastery (Stift Sankt Florian) is an Augustinian monastery in the town of Sankt Florian, Austria. Founded in the early ninth century, and later refounded by Augustinians in the eleventh century, St. Florian is the largest monastery in Upper Austria, and is one of the most impressive examples of Baroque architecture in Austria. The monastery is dedicated to Saint Florian whose fourth century grave lies … More St. Florian Monastery & Library
The beautiful gardens at Chatsworth House are open to the public and are a must see! … More Chatsworth House Garden
This lavish dining room, set for a grand banquet is found in the famous Chatsworth House, one of the most well known stately homes in Great Britain. The decor and settings reflect early 19th century decor. The table is set with gorgeous silver and crystal table settings and accented by bright red roses chosen from Chatsworth House’s extensive gardens. On the … More Chatsworth Dining Room