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How Was the Lighthouse of Alexandria Destroyed?

Of all the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World, only the Great Pyramids of Giza in Egypt still remain. War, neglect, and natural disasters have wiped them from the face of the earth with only descriptions left by ancient historians and geographers, or perhaps an occasional coin or painting, as tokens of their greatness. 291 more words

Pyramids of Giza v/s Luxor & Aswan!

Both are magnificent but I prefer the later :) Yes the Pyramids make for a great photo op but the temples fascinated me way more! 310 more words

Travel

Hey, you didn’t tip the horse!

So I work in an international fashion company and one day, my boss comes up to me and tells me ‘pack up your stuff, you’re going to Cairo for a three-days business trip’! 958 more words

Travel Adventures

The Seven Wonders of Fore Abbey

Fore Abbey is the old Benedictine Abbey ruin, situated to the north of Lough Lene in Co Westmeath. Fore, Fobhar is the anglicised version of the Irish name that signifies “the town of the water-springs” and was given to the area after Saint Féchín’s spring or well, which is next to the old church a short distance from where the ruined monastery still stands. 634 more words

Irish History

Exciting Board Games for the Whole Family

Entertaining and Engaging Modern Games Minus the TV

With virtual reality, Netflix, and game systems, it can be easy to forget the classic board and card games as a way to entertain friends and family. 526 more words

Arts