Shapoori Pavilion , Shiraz

Iran Attractions; the World next Tourist Destination

The World’ Next Big Tourist Destination! Base on the recent statistical data, Iran Attractions are making a huge jump to increase tourism industry in Iran. So, let’s have a look on its 5-top destinations – from ancient cities and the beach resorts to its modern capital and the relaxation resorts to the skiing destinations and adventures locations. 5. Tehran […]

Ski Touring in Iran

Ski Touring in Iran As Iran benefits a variety of beautiful destinations, it is a an amazing place for Ski touring. So, get ready for an adventurous day. For decades, Mountains of Iran have been hosting skiers and snow boarders and lovers. Tehran and other cities such as Sepidan (located near to Shiraz) have several […]

The temples that had to be moved

The temples that had to be moved The temples that had to be moved:If Abu Simbel had not been saved, places like Vienna’s Historic Centre, Cambodia’s Angkor Wat and other Unesco World Heritage sites might only live on in history books. Deep within the interior of the Great Temple at Abu Simbel, carved into a […]

The burger McDonald’s can’t master

The burger McDonald’s can’t master: Vada pav is synonymous with the city of Mumbai, with almost every resident, from factory workers to Bollywood stars, unabashed in declaring their love for it. Suresh Thakur dropped another batch of potato patties, known as batata vada, into the cooking oil that had been sizzling in a massive iron pan […]

the people who make their own watches

the people who make their own watches How do you go about making your own mechanical watch? Chris Baraniuk finds out. “It probably started on Reddit,” recalls Matthew Wright, an engineer from Brisbane, Australia. Online, he stumbled on a couple of posts from people who had made their own watches. He’d never even thought about […]

The man who disproved the world’s end

The man who disproved the world’s end  Eise Eisinga Dutch amateur astronomer Eise Eisinga might have left school at 12 years old, but he built an inch-perfect model of the solar system in his living room. There was a beat of silence as the room’s atmosphere shifted from inward reflection to jittery disbelief. “How is […]

Are Lithuanians obsessed with bees ?

Are Lithuanians obsessed with bees ? In mid-January, the snow made the little coastal town of Šventoji in north-west Lithuania feel like a film set. Restaurants of Lithuanians, shops and wooden holiday cabins all sat silently with their lights off, waiting for the arrival of spring. I found what I was looking for on the […]

The wise words that changed my life

The wise words that changed my life A surprising friendship in Dublin ‘I told her how I had never felt at home anywhere, and how disconnected I had always felt from the country of my birth.’ It was one of those Dublin summer days that don’t make sense; the sun was hiding behind a dark […]

The cliff that revealed Earth’s history

The cliff that revealed Earth’s history A rocky, remote outcrop in Scotland inspired the realisation that the Earth was millions of years old – this cliff led Charles Darwin to his theory of evolution. “Just a bit further, round the next bend,” my guide Jim said, as our fishing boat pitched and rolled in the […]

Spain’s most expensive delicacy?

Spain’s most expensive delicacy Baby eels are one of the most expensive Spanish Food, but when you see them for the first time you might wonder why. They’re not, to put it mildly, something that cries out to be eaten. When alive, they’re transparent and slimy, slithering and squirming like tiny snakes. Cooked, they turn […]