Based on the success of last year’s Creepy Places Around the World post, we thought it world be fun to do another one this year. Without further ado, here is our second edition of places from around the world where the restless spirits of the night linger. The Bones Chapel of Capela dos Ossos –[…]
This past summer, my neighbors took a once in a lifetime family trip around the world, visiting 15 countries during a relatively short period of 35 days. The Rickards’ modes of transportation during their great adventure, according to rickardstravel.com, included “traveling via planes, cars, elephants, taxis, trains, metro systems, camels, boats and buses.” Accommodations included[…]
While Christmas is celebrated differently or, perhaps, not at all in various parts of the world, the Christmas tree in some form or fashion is quite popular. From trees made of brightly colored Murano glass in Venice, Italy, to the world’s largest floating Christmas tree in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, to a Christmas tree next to a mosque in Beirut, Lebanon, here are a few images of our favorite Christmas trees from around the world.
Markets are traditionally held in a market square in a market town and are often held only on particular days of the week or certain times of the year. Sometimes referred to as fairs, souks and bazaars, markets can often be found in large enclosed spaces instead of on a street. They usually offer great[…]