Sights of Quebec
Quebec is the capital and the second largest city in the province of the same name. The historical part of the city is listed as a UNESCO heritage site and…

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Reykjavik Attractions
Reykjavik is the capital and main cultural center of Iceland. The rich history and unique culture resulted in beautiful architecture and unusual sights, which we will tell you about today.…

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Brisbane Attractions
Brisbane is the main administrative unit and the largest city in Queensland. Not so long ago, it was considered an ordinary provincial town with a small central street and a…

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Temple parthenon

History of the Parthenon

In honor of the patroness of the city of Athens in the 5 st. BC. a majestic temple of marble was erected on top of a cliff. Athena Parthenos (in the translation of the Virgin) was magnified before, in her name was built a temple in gratitude for the help of the goddess in the battle with the Persians, which was marked by victory in the Marathon battle. In its place in 447 – 437 years BC. er a new, even more magnificent temple was erected. Grandiose amounts were involved in the construction. And they were withdrawn from the funds originally planned for the expansion of military affairs. Continue reading

The most beautiful and unusual buildings in the world: Osaka Sea Museum

The dome-shaped Osaka Maritime Museum is a true masterpiece of architecture and deservedly enters the top of the most beautiful and informative museums in the world. Osaka, which used to be the capital of Japan, also known as “East Venice”, is located at the intersection of important sea and land trade routes and is an important port point and a major trading city in Japan. Continue reading

The most beautiful and unusual buildings in the world: Seattle Public Library

The Seattle Public Library was founded in 1890, although it was able to receive its first readers only a year later. A whole network of city libraries began with a modest reading room with several shelves on the third floor of the city hotel in Seattle. Now the library has 26 branches and nearly 2.5 million units of storage, including almost 1 million books and manuscripts. Continue reading

Sights of Warsaw
Many Poles call the capital the cultural heart of their homeland, because it was around it that Poland developed as a European state. However, history did not spoil Warsaw with…

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Sights of Lima
You are on the article about the sights and popular tourist places of Lima. This city has long been famous for its great architectural masterpieces and historical monuments. At the…

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Sights of Salzburg
Salzburg is a stunning city with a century of history and stunning architecture. A variety of entertainment and new cultural monuments harmonize perfectly with centenary palaces, fortresses and cathedrals. It…

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Sights of Salzburg
Salzburg is a stunning city with a century of history and stunning architecture. A variety of entertainment and new cultural monuments harmonize perfectly with centenary palaces, fortresses and cathedrals. It…

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