Examples of Byzantine Architecture Still Around Today

Byzantine Architecture

The architecture of the Byzantine Empire (fourth to fifteenth centuries C.E.) preserved early Roman traditions, but builders also added new constructions to their already formidable repertoire, such as reinforced fortress walls and dome-topped churches. In addition, the interiors of buildings were of considerably greater care than their exteriors. Byzantine buildings, in general, … Read more

Learn About Three Rivers, Oregon

A sunset over a river

Do you know about the magical place in the United States, with a name as fresh as flowing water, that isn’t known by most? It’s called Three Rivers! In a world so vast, and for a major part unknown, it is understandable to not know uncommon places such as Three Rivers. In … Read more

Learn about Torri Superiore, Italy

Torri Superiore ecovillage 

Torri Superiore is a 13th-century medieval ecovillage located in Liguria, Italy. It is undoubtedly a gem of architecture and culture. Located just a few kilometers away from the Mediterranean Sea, Torri Superiore lies right at the foothill of the Ligurian Alps. The French border is also not so far away from this … Read more

Learn About Scotland County, Missouri

Scotland County courthouse in Memphis

Home to the annual Highland Games, Scotland County is an ideal recreational place with rich heritage. Scotland County is situated in northeastern Missouri. According to the census data of 2019, Scotland County has a population of 4,902. This small county of the United States is spread over 436 square miles and has … Read more

Tips for Having Fun on a Trip You Don’t Want to Go On

Enjoying sun on a sunny beach day

According to popular culture, humans are divided into two groups: those who enjoy spending time with others and those who would not! Of course, the truth is more complicated. Many individuals love meeting and socializing with new people until there comes a time when social interaction becomes exhausting.  However, on the contrary, … Read more

What Were the Main Characteristics of Byzantine Architecture?

Byzantine Architecture

The Byzantine Empire was the continuation of the Roman Empire in the middle ages. With Constantinople as its capital, it was so powerful that it lasted until the fall of the Roman Empire in the 5th century, and was in power till it was defeated by the Ottomans. During this entire period, … Read more

Guide to Planning Your Family Vacation

parents with their daughter holding hands together on a beach

Having a short escape from the hustle and bustle of work and home is not that bad; in fact, experts recommend having some outdoor leisure time with your family once in a while to boost productivity. It is helpful to help you and your family loosen up and recharge – away from … Read more

10 Reasons You Should Visit Split This Summer

10 reasons you should visit Split this summer

Situated on the Eastern shore of the Adriatic Sea, Split is the jewel in the crown of the Dalmatian Coast. Known for its beaches, fresh seafood, and Roman ruins, Split is the second largest city in Croatia after Zagreb, and one of the most fascinating destinations in the Balkans. Ranging from culture … Read more