Narcissus Fresco of the Hunter Narcissus Discovered in Ancient Pompeii Residence Atrium

Narcissus Fresco of the Hunter Narcissus Discovered in Ancient Pompeii Residence Atrium

Archaeologists have discovered a fresco in an ancient Pompeii residence that portrays the mythological hunter Narcissus, who fell in love with his own reflection. The discovery announced Thursday is in the atrium of a house where a fresco was found late last year depicting a sensual scene between the Roman god Jupiter disguised as a […]

Apple Cider Vinegar, the Ancient Remedy

Apple Cider Vinegar, the Ancient Remedy

Apple cider vinegar aka ACV, has been widely used as a natural home remedy to improve health and hygiene for centuries. It is used to soothe bee stings, treat painful gout, and even cure hiccups. The sour taste of straight apple cider vinegar makes most people pucker. Note: The French word for vinegar means “sour […]

The Roads of Arabia: Archaeological Treasures on Display at Louvre Abu Dhabi

The Roads of Arabia: Archaeological Treasures on Display at  Louvre Abu Dhabi

The Roads of Arabia: Archaeological treasures of Saudi Arabia will be on display until 16 February. The exhibition was initially conceived in Y 2010 jointly by the Saudi Commission for Tourism and National Cultural Heritage (SCTH) and the Musée du Louvre in Paris, where it was first exhibited. After its Paris debut, the exhibition traveled […]

Feel Like ‘Chilling Out’ and Escaping the Stress of Urban Life? 

Feel Like ‘Chilling Out’ and Escaping the Stress of Urban Life? 

Feel Like ‘Chilling Out’ and Escaping the Stress of Urban Life? The world’s notable cities conjure images of gridlocked traffic, poor air quality  and skylines dominated by skyscrapers. The sprawling metropolises are always on the move, and that means that escaping the stress of urban living can prove to be challenging. If you are an […]

Some Spectacular South American Adventures

Some Spectacular South American Adventures

Some Spectacular South American Adventures South America is built for adventures, and explorers are attracted to its exotic shores. Glistening glaciers hug soaring granite mountains, condors circle over desert gorges, tumbling waterfalls inspire movies and vast steamy jungles host animals from monkeys to jaguars. Throw in the ancient ruins and you have a lifetime of […]

Antigua, Guatemala: November Thru April is the Time to Travel There

Antigua, Guatemala: November Thru April is the Time to Travel There

Antigua, Guatemala: November Thru April is the Time to Travel There From its pastel-colored colonial buildings to its church ruins, you might think Antigua lives up to its name (ancient). But there is a youthful energy that flows throughout the city, from its bustling markets to the slopes of neighboring volcanoes. Antigua is Guatemala’s most-visited […]

If We Lived 1000’s of Years Ago…

If We Lived 1000’s of Years Ago…

If We Lived 1000’s of Years Ago… It is difficult to imagine civilizations, cities, infrastructure, and daily routine dating back 5,000, 11,000, or even 13,000 years ago. But relics from these ancient civilizations have been found in present-day Europe and Asia, they show us what life was like then. The Middle East claims many of […]

Egypt’s 2nd Sphinx Found Buried in the Ancient City of Thebes

Egypt’s 2nd Sphinx Found Buried in the Ancient City of Thebes

Egypt’s 2nd Sphinx Found Buried in the Ancient City of Thebes Egypt’s 2nd Sphinx reportedly has been found buried in the ancient City of Thebes, bringing a stop to infrastructure construction in the area after the buried statue was detected,RT.com quoted local reports on Tuesday. Its existence had long been rumored. Mohamed Abdel Aziz, the director […]

Navy Pilot Confirms UFO Encounter

In the aftermath of the Pentagon disclosing videos of US Air Force sightings of unidentified, inexplicable flying objects, a former Navy pilot has come forward to reveal details of his encounter with a UFO. Cmdr. David Fravor, who was a Navy pilot for 18 years, told The Washington Post he saw the mysterious flying object […]

Archaeologists Discover 2 Ancient Tombs at Luxor

Archaeologists Discover 2 Ancient Tombs at Luxor

Archaeologists Discover 2 Ancient Tombs at Luxor Saturday, Egypt announced the discovery of 2 small ancient tombs in the southern city Luxor dating back some 3,500 years, and hopes it will help the country’s efforts to revive its ailing tourism sector. The tombs, located on the west bank of the river Nile in a cemetery for […]

Alien Life Found on Space Station

Alien Life Found on Space Station

Alien Life Found on Space Station Living Aliens, bacteria, were found on the surface of the International Space Station (ISS), and they might have extraterrestrial origins, Russian cosmonaut Anton Shkaplerov said. The microorganisms will be studied further on Earth. Shkaplerov, an ISS expedition flight engineer who will take his third trip to the ISS in […]

Travel Review: Azerbaijan Calls 

Travel Review: Azerbaijan Calls 

Travel Review: Azerbaijan Calls The ‘Fire Country’ has an eclectic mix of historical attractions set alongside new-world wonders to satisfy the taste of any visitor If mud-spouting volcanoes and a mountain fire that’s been burning ceaselessly for the last 4,000 years are things you want to tick off your travel bucket list, Azerbaijan is the […]

Archaeologists Discovered an Ancient City in Modern-day Greece

Archaeologists Discovered an Ancient City in Modern-day Greece

Archaeologists Discovered an Ancient City in Modern-day Greece An international team of archaeologists has discovered an ancient city in modern-day Greece that dates back to about 2,500 years. A press release details the team’s findings, which includes ruins scattered on and around a hill in central Greece about 5 hours north of Athens. “What used […]