Tagged: historical

Aspendos_Theater

An Ancient city of Aspendos

Aspendos was an ancient city in Pamphylia, located at around 40 Km. towards eastern side of the present day city of Antalya in Turkey. In the ancient era Aspendos was the most prominent city...

hadrian_wall

Hadrian Wall A Long Roman Wall

A defensive fortification wall in the Roman province of Britannica which was built in AD122 during Hadrian Emperor is known as Hadrian Wall. The Hadrian wall is also known as Roman Wall or Vallum...

Top 7 Monuments Of Egypt

Top 7 Monuments Of Egypt

Egypt has a rich history, in the ancient period Egypt was the greatest and well developed civilization, they were well known for monumental architecture that depicted stages of life and death.  The Egyptians also...

Parthenon, Athens Surviving Glory Of Ancient Greece

Parthenon, Athens Surviving Glory Of Ancient Greece

Standing gracefully for the past 2,500 years, defying all the challenges imposed by the time, the Parthenon demonstrates the brilliance of the Greek architecture. This imposing monument was dedicated to the goddess Athena, Athens’...

Las Medulas An Ancient Gold Mine Of The Roman Era

Las Medulas An Ancient Gold Mine Of The Roman Era

‘Las Medulas’ is a historical site located near the town of Ponferrada in the ‘El Bierzo’ region of Spain. The site was once the most prominent gold mine in the ‘Roman Empire’, which was...

St Peter’s Basilica

The Secrets Beneath St. Peter’s Basilica

St. Peter’s Basilica– The name itself brings the extravagant image of the world’s most famous church in Christendom that hosts some of the most spectacular jewels of the late Renaissance art! But apart from...