Landmarks

Landmarks designate places of interest and peek the interest of many. Discover the massive stones used to erect Stonehenge and the Leaning Tower of Pisa.

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St. Peters Basilica and the Sistine Chapel

The worldwide center of the Roman Catholic faith was erected on what is thought to be the tomb of Saint Peter. Work on the new building began in 1506 and continued for well over a century. Read about St. Peter's Basilica and the Sistine Chapel.


What Time Is It? Time for the World's Most Accurate Clock!

And it puts your fancy Apple watch to shame.

Seven Wonders of the World Pictures

Scholars disagree about the first person to compile the list of the seven wonders, but most can agree that all of the items on this list are pretty incredible. Check out these amazing marvels, from the Great Pyramid of Giza to the Hanging Gardens of Babylon.

10 Best Vacations You'll Never Get to Take

There are exotic travel locales all over the world, but there’s no guarantee they’ll stick around. It’s too late to hit these 10 destinations. They've imploded, sunk and otherwise crumbled into oblivion, so why don't you read about them instead?

Top 5 Coolest Places to See Fireworks

Watching fireworks hit the night sky is always a delightful experience. When and where can you see the best pyrotechnics in the world?

World's 10 Craziest Hotels

You could stay in a standard suite or cozy bed and breakfast, but you'd be passing up the chance to live like a hamster or hobbit for the night. We'll take you on a tour of 10 wild and wonderful hotels around the world!

Ride the Rails: Top 10 Train Trips for Families

Forget cramming your family into the minivan for a scenic tour of the interstate system. Train rides can offer stunning views, comfy beds and fine dining, plus, in some cases, on-board activities for the kids. What are 10 of the best?

10 Hotels to Stay In Before You Die

Hotels are usually just a place to toss your bags, rest your head and clean up before going out and really enjoying your vacation. But what if the hotel itself is the destination?

10 Great Foodie Vacations

For some people, the trip is the food. It's called gastro-tourism, and we have a list of destinations you should visit to eat the best food in the world.

10 Landmarks You'd Better Be in Shape to Visit

If you want to do more than shop, dine and take photos, these landmarks are for you. They'll get your blood pumping and test your determination.

5 Mysterious Monuments from Around the World

For modern archaeologists, the ancient world continues to hold many secrets. Civilizations disappear -- thousands of years later, researchers are left to pick through the ivy-covered ruins of their cities.