Everyone loves elves. And indeed they are a very beautiful creation of J.R.R. Tolkien's imagination. But how much do we actually know about them?
When we see the word "lighthouse" we often think of the stereotypical red and white towers, but many lighthouses across the world have very beautiful and unique designs that make them a one of a kind.
Many women on YouTube like to be unique, having their own methods of doing things, but sometimes you can find something really unexpected among them.
Caligula is an infamous emperor, known for his cruelty and narcissism. He's often described as insane, since many things he did are outright weird and bizarre.
Women's clothing is fascinating throughout all cultures, including Rome. There is a distinct style and look to them that is both fascinating and beautiful.
Strange things happen all the time, especially with strange people and beasts appearing. Most of them can be explained, but some have a mysterious, unexplainable story about them.
Olive oil is used today in mostly cooking and for health reasons. But in Rome there were many more ways it was used, making it one of the most valuable goods in the empire.
Every year we try to do something truly special for Christmas, something to remember. Here are some ways you can make your holidays this year unlike any other.
Not everyone in Rome lived in beautiful villas and had their own houses. In fact there were several different types, and like the modern day most people were crammed into huge apartments.
Abandoned cities are a norm in the world. But that doesn't mean they are not historical or beautiful, or even extraordinary.
Romans are known for the weird food, like flamingo tongue, that they ate during lavish banquets. Some delicacies are stranger than most; others are more delicious.
There are lots of Roman ruins in the world, and one in a tiny corner of the Balkans that is a UNESCO heritage site is a great place to visit for its gorgeous mosaics.
A lot of countries love coffee. So much, in fact, that they even have a culture based around it.
Ever wanted to visit the palace of an emperor? Well some are still around, remnants of Ancient Rome, and are open to the public.
Weird artifacts related to the ancient world are found all the time, and Roman dodecahedra are one of them that have left scientists puzzled for centuries.
We all know about the toga. Toga parties mostly being where we get our information from. But togas were so much more than that, and far more complicated.
Apparently you can marry anything nowadays. Even if it isn't an actual person and, say, a video game character or a cardboard cutout.
Everyone loves beer and loves trying different kinds of it. What about beers of different colors, though?
Roman ruins are a great attraction all over the world. This article covers some Roman theaters so well-preserved that people still use them.
There are many kinds of pastas in the world, made with the addition of different ingredients. Some are pretty original and some are just odd.
Rome has many amazing landmarks left behind from its ancient times, although some are more obscure than others. Like a man-made mountain composed entirely of broken pottery.
There are many different kinds of wine throughout the world, ranging from strange to stunning. For the adventurous wine lovers, though, these may just be what they are looking for.
Wine was an important part of the ancient world, especially to the Romans who all but worshiped the drink. As ever, wine needs to be drunk from special cups, and the ancient had their own.
Tourists often pick up some jewelry when they travel to different countries; it's an easy and sometimes cheap way to get a memento that will last a long time. Here are a few special ones, though.
There are scary creatures from all over the world and from different kinds of folklore. Slavic mythology has its own special brand, however...
Did you know that lighthouses from the Roman era still exist? Here are five of the most beautiful and popular locations to visit. Notice how they mix history with the beauty of ancient Rome.
The Colosseum could pretty much do everything the Romans wanted it to, even stage fake naval battles inside of it. Real ships, flooding, and combat.
One of the most fascinating sites of antiquity in Turkey, Mount Nemrut is both temple and tomb of a king who thought he was a god and wanted to be worshiped forever after his death.
Ever had a craving for a really different kind of tea experience? Then try these teas sometime!
No civilization in the ancient world bathed more than the Romans. In fact a lot of their daily and social lives were centered around the baths, since that was when the community often came together.
There are a lot of Roman ruins around the world, but we mostly hear of those in Europe. However the empire stretched much farther and left ruins in places far outside of its homeland.
Androids being built to resemble humans so closely that it is impossible to tell them apart: it's nothing new in the world of science fiction. Except this isn't fiction and it has already happened.
Ukraine is a beautiful country, filled with beautiful cities that have a variety of festivals. Here's just a few of them, some so unique that you couldn't find anywhere else in the world.
You won't find countries like France in this article. Instead have some lesser-known, not as popular countries that still have their own great varieties of wine.
Edible flowers isn't really a new or unusual thing in the world of cooking. After all they've been around for centuries, and here is a list of some of the most beautiful dishes including them.