Stonehenge is one of the most recognisable monuments or attractions in the world. They have been around for over 5000 years and in 1986 Stonehenge became a World Heritage Site and is therefore managed since by the English Heritage. Over the last hundred years, serious in-depth analysis of Stonehenge has taken place but the reason behind the construction still remains a mystery – although many do have their ideas.

Fact 1:  Stonehenge is the world’s most famous henge
Well, it most probably is… Stonehenge does and will conti
Ten things to do at Coney Island
1. Beach and boardwalk
For those whose like to embrace the city heat, this nearly three-mile stretch of sea and sand is free. But it does get crowded, so arrive early—beaches open 10am. The adjacent boardwalk boasts some of the best people-watching in all of New York, not to mention rides, corny carnival games, concessions (though not much beyond funnel cakes and hot dogs) and shops chockablock with graphic T-shirts, souvenirs and beach gear. You could spend the whole day meandering along the boardwa
The Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade is as much of a Thanksgiving tradition as pumpkin pie, and with the parade going strong after more than eight decades this year's parade will sure to entertain millions of turkey-hungry viewers. With all of the balloons, floats, marching bands, and entertainment involved in the parade, it's easy to forget some of the great history behind the annual event. Here are ten fun facts about Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade that you probably didn't know:
1. Macy's employees staged the first parade in 1924 - it wa
Getting tickets to tour the White House isn't impossible, but it will require some planning. Once you've determined what days you will be visiting DC, contact your member of Congress and request tickets to tour the White House. Tours are self-guided and begin at 7:30 a.m. and run until 11:30 a.m. Tuesday through Saturday.
- It has 132-rooms in 55,000 square feet of construction.
- It has 16 bedrooms and 35 bathrooms
- It sits on a lot that is 784,080 square feet big.
- It has an attached garage.
- Central cooling, heat
What could be more inviting than indulging oneself underwater – drinking fine wine, enjoying haute cuisine or simply relaxing in the lap of luxury – while fish swim past and air bubbles float serenely to the surface? Short of restaurants, bars and hotels ensconced on the surface of the moon, entertainment spaces don’t come much more breathtaking. The magic of architectural brilliance and design ingenuity are certainly on the menu for anyone lucky enough to patronize one of these pl
La Tomatina is a festival held on a Wednesday towards the end of August in the town of Bu?ol in theValencia region in Spain . Tens of thousands of participants come from all over the world to fight in a harmless battle where more than one hundred metric tons of over-ripe tomatoes are thrown in the streets.
The weeklong festival features music, parades, dancing, and fireworks. On the night before the tomato fight, participants of the festival compete in a paella cooking contest.

Approximately 30,000 people come to the toma
San Francisco's famed cable cars are among the city's most popular attractions. Even though it may look like they were especially made for tourists, the cable cars were actually created out of a necessity.
Anyone who has walked on the streets of San Francisco will know that many of the slopes on the city's hills are so steep that an ordinary tram would never be able to drive up the hills.

- Cable Cars History

The history of San Francisco's cable cars goes back to 1869, when Andrew Smith Hallidie, the owner of a wire-r
Kiyomizu-dera is one of the most famous temples in Kyoto and was built at the end of the 8th century. The main hall was constructed in the 17th century, and is famous for its location overhanging a cliff. The platform of the main hall, which is supported by 139 giant pillars, affords a spectacular view of the town of Kyoto. It is designated a National Treasure. The three-storied pagoda in the temple precinct, which was rebuilt during the 17th century, is designated by the national government as an Important Cultural Property. The expansive site
Held annually on the first Saturday of May, the Kentucky Derby horse race has been ran at Churchill Downs since 1875. Called "The Most Exciting Two Minutes in Sports," the Louisville, Kentucky race is part of the Triple Crown of horse racing. It is the most prestigious race in the sport of horse racing, and features 3-year-old thoroughbreds. The 1?-mile race is also known as the "Run for the Roses."
1. History
The Louisville Jockey Club, responsible for organizing the Kentucky Derby, was started by Meriwether Lewis Clark, Jr., the gra
We invite you to begin your Dubai sightseeing with Burj Khalifa, the tallest building in the world. The Burj Khalifa skyscraper is a world-class destination and the magnificent centerpiece of Downtown Dubai , Dubai's new urban masterpiece. The world's tallest building is surrounded by hotels, must-visit shopping destinations and a world of entertainment options.

The high point of any Khalifa experience is the view from At The Top, Burj Khalifa's observation deck. Located on level 12