The Persistence of Memory, painted by Salvador Dali in 1931, is undoubtedly one of the most recognizable works of Surrealism.
Located in Istanbul, Turkey, on the European side of the Bosphorus Strait, the Dolmabahçe Palace, Turkey’s largest mono-block palace.
Isabelle Yasmine Adjani, considered by many critics as one of the most acclaimed French actresses of all time and the only actress or actor in history to wi ...
Recognised as a national landmark, Sultan Omar Ali Saifuddien Mosque is located in Bandar Seri Begawan, the Capital City of Brunei, situated on the island o ...
Termed as the Black Dahlia Murder, the brutal murder of Elizabeth Short, a young woman with light blue eyes and brown hair, remained engulfed in the mist of ...
Located in the Tangra Area in Calcutta, popularly known as Calcutta’s Chinatown, stands the unique Chinese Kali Temple as a perfect symbol of cross-cu ...
In 1926, when Greta Garbo was still a new name to movie audiences, John Gilbert was one of the biggest stars in Hollywood, a king of the silent era.
Considered the largest medieval town square in Europe, Rynek Glowny or the main market square is the principal urban space of the city of Krakow in Poland.
Among more than 30 lighthouses along the long coastline of Florida, none is as infamous as haunted, other than the St. Augustine Lighthouse, located on the ...
The Cathedral Church of Virgin Mary of the Immaculate Conception, informally known as Myeong-dong Cathedral is the first and most important Catholic Church ...
Born to a peasant family in Pokrovskoye, a small village in Western Siberia in 1869, Gregorian Yefimovich Rasputin, the so-called Mad Monk, revered.
Noted for its pioneering special effects created by Willis O’Brien, King Kong (1933) is a landmark American monster film and the first significant feature ...
Lion, the proverbial king of beasts, a large, powerfully built big cat, is second in size only to the tiger. It has a muscular, deep-chested body, powerful ...
The majestic edifice of the Panthéon was commissioned by King Louis XV and was built between 1758 and 1790.
Considered to be the first significant artwork and the earliest masterpiece of Vincent Van Gogh, The Potato Eaters, completed in 1885,
Located on the National Mall, between 3rd and 9th Streets, the National Gallery of Art is one of the most beloved and visited museums in the United States
Born Kimila Ann Basinger in Athens, Georgia on 8 December 1946, Kim Basinger is an American model-turned-actress, whose both parents were attached to the en ...
Paleis Het Loo, the Dutch royal hunting lodge and Baroque summer palace, located in the heart of the Netherlands, close to the town of Apeldoorn.
Long ago, a handsome young man named Pyramus and Thisbe, the fairest maiden in Babylonia, lived in neighbouring homes. They were close friends, loved each o ...
Located in the arid hinterland of the scorching Sahara Desert, on the flood plain of River Bani in southern Mali, the 65 feet (20 m) tall Great Mosque of Dj ...
Located about 49 miles northwest of Belfast, the fascinating Dark Hedges, an avenue of large mature beech trees, resembles an eerie tunnel.
Chitteshwari Durga Temple, located near the Cossipore Ordnance Factory, is also considered one of the oldest temples in the City of Calcutta.
The modern-day city of Dwarka, which means the gateway to heaven, is situated on the extreme west coast of the country and is regarded as one of the most im ...
The Gendarmenmarkt, the most impressive square in Berlin and the site of an architectural ensemble, was built outsidethe city walls of Berlin in 1688, by Jo ...
Born into extreme poverty in south London to a deadbeat dad and a mentally ill mother, spottily educated little Chaplin spent his childhood as a clog dancer.
Located in the busy Hai Ba Trung Street, in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, the 197 feet tall Tan Dinh Church is popularly known as the Pink Church.
Dibyendu Banerjee & Sudipta Banerjee
Humidity is the word used to denote the amount of dampness or concentration of water vapour present in the atmosphere and depends on the quantity of water v ...
The Tuileries Palace or Palais de Tuileries, which once stood on the right bank of the River Seine, displaying an immense façade of 873 feet (266 m).
Sunrise by the Ocean, an acrylic painting on canvas created by Russian artist Vladimir Kush in 1991, is a fantasy landscape.
Born Giorgio Soddu in 1895 in Tula, located about 170 kilometres north of Cagliary in Italy, George Sodder immigrated to the United States, when he was only ...