The Rundetårn

The Rundetårn (Copenhagen, Denmark)

The Rundetårn (literally the round tower) is a 34.8 m high tower with a smooth slanted spiral corridor instead of stairs. The 209m (964 foot) long spiral ramp winds itself  around the hollow core of

The Little Mermaid

The Little Mermaid (Copenhagen, Denmark)

The Little Mermaid (Den lille Havfrue) is a 1.25 metres (4.1 ft) tall, 175 kilogram (385 lb) bronze statue by Edvard Eriksen, at the water’s edge along the Langelinie promenade in Copenhagen, Denmark. With more than a million

Louvre Pyramid at Night

The Louvre Pyramid (Paris, France)

The Pyramide du Louvre is a large metal and glass pyramid designed by Chinese-American architect I.M. Pei. Along with its three smaller pyramids, the well known Paris attraction serves and the main entrance to the

The Temple Bar

The Temple Bar (Dublin, Ireland)

Temple Bar often refers to the region and not to the pub which is known as “The Temple Bar”. For the sake of being thorough we have included a little information about both.  But let’s

Rory Gallagher Corner

Rory Gallagher Corner (Dublin, Ireland)

Rory Gallagher Corner is a monument dedicated to the famous Irish blues musician, songwriter, and producer.  In honor of his life’s work and the impact he had on the country, the monument at Meeting House

The Markt in Bruges, Belgium

The Market Square of Bruges | The Markt (Bruges, Belgium)

The Markt (Market Square) of Bruges, the largest city and capital of the province of West Flanders in the Flemish Region of Belgium, is located right in the heart of the city and covers an area of just about 1 hectare (2.5 acres).  Since the twelfth century

Eilean Donan (Scotland)

Eilean Donan (the “Island of Donan” in Gaelic) with its beautiful castle on the island has a mysterious past and is likely named for 6th century Bishop Donan who came to Scotland sometime around 580 AD.  There

The Walls of Ávila

The Walls of Ávila (Ávila, Spain)

The Walls of Ávila, in central Spain are a well known and widely recognized symbol of the city, and it is highly likely that they are the main reason Ávila is one of the most

Arc de Triomphe

Arc de Triomphe (Paris, France)

Next to the Eiffel Tower, the Arc de Triomphe (Arc de Triomphe de l’Étoile) is one of the most famous monuments in Paris.  On the western edge of the Champs-Élysées pretty much directly in the

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