The Statue of Liberty, fully titled as Liberty Enlightening the World, is recognized to be a universal symbol of freedom and democracy. This is one of the most magnificent destinations in the world and the gift of friendship from the people of France to the people of the United States. At present, the Statue of Liberty is located in New York City, The United States, which is the central part of Statue of Liberty National Monument. For over years, there are some secrets inside the Statue of Liberty recently known. Let's discover!
Everyone wants to travel the world but with so many places to visit where do you start? Throughout your life you will want a mixture of holiday destinations to fulfil your desires and needs at different times. Our 100 places to visit before you die list, gives a good insight into the variety of worldwide destinations there is available for every type of traveller.
Amazon River situated in South America is the largest river in the world with the combination of ten largest rivers. The world's famous river is a giant system of rivers and forests, extending to half of Brazil and neighboring countries. Amazon River featuring the largest drainage basin in the world, about 7,050,000 square kilometres (2,720,000 sq mi), accounts for about one-fifth of the world's total river flow. The destination is famous for wealthy biodiversity with 15,000 species of creatures and 5000 species of trees, and so on. Let's have an exciting tour around Amazon River to discover what is the most interesting here.
- Marina Bay Sands: Singapore's Luxury Hotel Resorts and Casinos
Marina Bay Sands, developed by Las Vegas Sands, is considered as the world's most expensive standalone casino property. There are 120,000 sq-meter convention-exhibition center, a casino with 500 tables and 1,600 slot machines, and a 2,560-room hotel. The complex is set on top of the world's largest public cantilevered platform. Marina Bay Sands features three 55-storey hotel towers which are connected by a 1 hectare sky terrace on the retractable roof. The Skypark, an unique structural masterpiece with an impressive 12,400 square meters of space, floats atop the three towers 200m in the sky. It is one of the first to see spectacular views of Singapore. Visitors can enjoy a taste of good life with exclusive perks offered by the Skypark and are captivated by the unsurpassed views of Singapore, the new national Gardens, and the spellbinding Sands Skypark.
If you are interested in discovering new things around the world, it is very amazing to visit some unique underground works such as the underground city Montreal in Canada, Mammoth Cave National Park in the south central Kentucky, U.S, Aktun Chen Natural Park in Mexico, Wieliczka Salt Mine in Poland or the tunnels of Cu Chi in Vietnam.
The provisional new seven wonders of nature have been chosen after a series of votes by the "New7Wonders Foundation," based in Zurich, Switzerland. The Amazon rainforest, Vietnam's Halong Bay, Iguazu Falls, South Korea’s Jeju Island, Indonesia’s Komodo National Park, Philippines’s Puerto Princesa River and Table Mountain in South Africa are the newly voted wonders of the nature world.
Long endless miles of sand dunes and scorching heat are probably the images one has in mind when one thinks about deserts in general and Sahara in particular. However, if you expect to challenge yourself and live on the wild side, let’s visit Sahara desert - one of nature’s wonders with its vast stretches of sand. This desert is also home to a variety of plants and animals naturally equipped to handle the extremities of this area. The Sahara desert, which covers around 9,000,000 square kilometers and stretches over areas of Northern Africa, from the Red Sea to the areas close to the outskirts of the Atlantic Ocean has the reputation of being the world’s largest hot desert. Over the years, the climate of the Sahara desert has undergone humungous changes. This hot desert has annual temperatures that can exceed 30 degrees C. Some of the hottest months have temperatures exceeding 50 degrees C. In the winters, the temperatures drop below 0 degree.
If visitors have an opportunity to see the U.S, one of the most attracting destinations they cannot ignore is New York City – the city that never sleeps. New York is the most populous city in the United States and the center of the New York metropolitan area. It also exerts a powerful influence over global commerce, finance, media, culture, art, fashion, research, education, and entertainment. In addition, New York becomes an important center for international affairs when hosting the United Nations Headquarters.
New York attracts millions of visitors every year with major exciting destinations like Empire State Building, Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island, Broadway theater productions, Metropolitan Museum of Art, Central Park, Washington Square Park, Rockefeller Center or Times Square. However, it nickname “the city that never sleeps” originated from New York’s life at night.
War memorials can be found everywhere in the world. They are buildings, monuments, statues or something else built to celebrate a war or victory. However, the main aim of war memorials is not to glorify the war but to honor those who sacrificed their lives during the war. There are many famous war memorials like these in the Unites States including the Tomb of Unknown Soldier, the National Memorial Arch, The Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall, The Korean War Veterans Memorial, and the Liberty Memorial and so on. These monuments are extremely beautiful places to visit and study about the history of the United States
The Arctic is seen to be a marvelous location with full of animals, plants and people. Because of low temperatures and precipitation with strong winds in the Arctic, animals here are warm creatures varying in size and characteristics. There are many genres of Arctic animals including CARIBOU, MUSK OXEN, Arctic wolves, ARCTIC FOX, LEMMINGS, and so on. One of the most exciting things of Arctic animals is their changing of feathers or fur color according to the seasons. Many birds and mammals cope with this by creating various colors of fur or feathers depending on the season of year. Below are the most amazing changes of feathers or fur color in seasons of Arctic animals.
Like China in Asia, Greece in Europe is considered as the ancient heritages. The capital Athens actually seems to be a worth-visiting destination for tourists worldwide. At the heart of Athens, people can discover lots of wonderful places such as Syntagma Square, Monastiraki Square, temple Parthenon, the Parliament Building, etc. It will be an insufficiency if you miss Temple of Athena Nike- the first Ionic structure built on the Acropolis.
Cappadocia, largely in Nevşehir Province, is Central Turkey’s region of exceptional natural wonders particularly characterized by a unique historical and cultural heritage. Generally regarded as the plains and the mountainous region of eastern central Anatolia, Cappadocia is largely underlain by sedimentary rocks and ignimbrite deposits. The rocks of Cappadocia near Goreme eroded into hundreds of spectacular minaret-like forms and pillars. The incredible and unique tuff-coned landscape has shaped thanks to forces of erosion.
The famous city of Russia- St. Petersburg is recognized as one of the most beautiful cities in the world. It can be said that St. Petersburg is so plentiful in culture, history, landscape, etc which contribute to unforgettable travel experiences. This fascinating city has become an attractive destination and appeals millions of international tourists each year. In all the seasons of a year, St. P