3 Memorable Battles That Have Shaped British History

Great Britain has witnessed many battles, campaigns, and wars. While some were fought on different continents, others were fought on British soil. All of them have managed to influence Britain’s history and politics in some way or another. Which are the ones that have impacted the country the most? We list a few for you: The Battle of Plassey in 1757: India was the jewel in the crown of the Continue Reading;

5 Places You Must Visit When in Bogota

Given the stories that we’ve often heard about Colombia, it’s not uncommon for people to have preconceived notions about the country and its people. I mean haven’t we all allowed our prejudices to color our perceptions and assume terrible things about Colombia? If you’ve decided to experience the country first-hand, rather than rely on media reports, to know more about Colombia and its delightful inhabitants, this article is for you! Continue Reading;

5 of the Best Beaches in Barbados

There’s a reason why millions of people visit Barbados every year. This tiny little Caribbean island has the perfect climate year-round, it takes its fun personality seriously, and it’s a food-lover’s delight. Of course, you cannot discuss Barbados and not mention some of its breathtaking beaches. What’s even more fascinating is that none of the country’s 60 beaches are privately owned—all of them are accessible to the public! If you’re Continue Reading;

5 State Parks You Must Visit in South Carolina

If you love the outdoors, a visit to South Carolina is a must! The Palmetto State has more than 47 state parks scattered from the Atlantic coastline to the Blue Ridge Mountains. We list five of the best state parks which offer the perfect opportunity to experience the state’s diverse landscape and cultural treasures. Huntington Beach State Park:  Huntington Beach State Park is the result of a lifetime of efforts by Continue Reading;

5 Reasons You Must Visit Panama

Panama’s unique geographical location not only places it at the crossroads of two oceans and continents but also between two cultures. Panamanian culture is a mix of various influences, like African, Spanish, and native South American culture. Major civilizations, including the Aztecs, Mayans, and the Incas used Panama as a trading ground, creating a unique melting pot. If you aren’t so sure about visiting Panama, we list out a few Continue Reading;

4 Reasons You Should Visit Medellin

Medellin is Colombia’s second largest city and is home to more than 3 million people. While it may not rank number one in the world in terms of safety, the city has come a long way from the times when it was dubbed the most dangerous city in the world. If you’re on the fence about visiting the city and experiencing Medellin living firsthand, we list five reasons why you Continue Reading;

What to Do in Armenia, Colombia?

If you’re planning to explore the beautiful Quindio, you must visit Armenia, a city famous for bananas, quinces, and coffee. It is also known as ‘Miracle City’ thanks to the settlements that developed quickly even after the colossal earthquake that hit the city in 1988. This destination doesn’t have many English speakers, and Spanish is the primary language. Even though the capital city of Quindio is not a popular tourist Continue Reading;

3 Things You Didn’t Know About Egypt’s Female Pharaoh – Hatshepsut

The Hatshepsut temple is proof of a powerful truth – you cannot erase history, but merely hide some of the memories associated with it. Not until a few years ago, very little was known about Hatshepsut, the first female pharaoh of Egypt. It is alleged that her successor and step-son Thutmose III may have systematically obliterated any records related to her rule. This included chiseling off her face from statues in temples Continue Reading;