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Oak Island, a place of mystery?

There is an island in the North Atlantic Ocean, where people have been searching for treasure, for over 200 years. Oak Island, a 104-acre...

The Honecker Nuclear Bunker in Berlin

Thankfully, the ever present threat of WW3 with the prospect of the obliteration of mankind via the atomic bomb are behind us now. However,...

Strange Places – Wat Pa Maha Chedi Kaew, Thailand

As part of our series of articles on strange architecture, it is time to take a look at the Wat Pa Maha Chedi Kaew...

The Ryugyong Hotel – North Korea’s 105 storey Failure

The Ryugyong Hotel, (designed by Baikdoosan Architects & Engineers) first began construction back in 1987. With a completion date of 1989, it was intended...

The Scuola Gladiatori Roma – World’s Only Traditional Gladiator School

The Scuola Gladiatori Roma is the only traditional gladiator school in the world. It is not set up as tourist attraction, but as a...

Maho Beach – Take a blast to the face by a...

On Maho Beach, on the Caribbean island of Saint Martin, there is more to do than just sunbathe and swim. The beach is located right...

The Island That Sank

The town of Holland Island was once a thriving fishing village off the coast in the Chesapeake Bay. In the early 1900’s, the island...

Abandoned – The ‘Desertron’ Super Collider, Texas

In the 1980s the Department of Energy began designing what would have been the largest and most energetic particle accelerator in the world. America's Superconducting...

The world ‘s most beautiful library

Double attractions are hidden behind Trinity College pale grey facades in Dublin. You will find The Old Library what is sometimes called the world's...
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Elusive “Turtle Island” Rising from the Waters of the Muodaoxi River

Every year around the months of spring, thousands of Chinese tourists flock to the The Gorges Reservoir to see an elusive "turtle island" rising...