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An amulet (good luck charm), which is thought to belong to the ancient Egyptians, was found during the excavations in the ancient city of Amastris in the Amasra district of Turkiye’s northern Bartin province, according to Anadolu Agency ...

Culture 2022-11-10 13:46:00

The Okavango Delta is a large low gradient alluvial fan or ‘Inland Delta’ located in north-western Botswana. The area includes permanent swamps, which cover approximately 600,000 ha along with up to 1.2m ha of seasonally flooded grassland ...

Culture 2022-11-05 18:10:00

Potosí is the an outstanding example of a major silver mine of the modern era, reputed to be the world’s largest industrial complex in the 16th century. A small pre-Hispanic-period hamlet perched at an altitude of more than 13,000 ft (4,000 m) in the icy solitude of the Bolivian Andes, Potosí became an "Imperial City" following the visit of Francisco de Toledo in 1572. ...

Culture 2022-11-05 18:00:00

Established in 1753, Old Town Lunenburg is the best surviving example of a planned British colonial settlement in North America. The site has undergone no significant changes since its foundation, and largely continues to fulfil the economic and social purposes for which it was designed ...

Culture 2022-11-05 16:19:00

Co-organized by Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Culture and the country’s Permanent Delegation to UNESCO, a solemn concert marking the 100th anniversary of world-famous Azerbaijani composer Fikrat Amirov has been held at the UNESCO headquarters in Paris ...

Culture 2022-11-05 16:14:00

Established in 1951 in historical building of Frere Hall and functioning there until July, 1969, the National Museum of Pakistan is the biggest museum of Pakistan, which displays some of the oldest artefacts ever excavated in the country. The goal of establishing the National Museum was to assemble, preserve, exhibit, study and display the cultural ...

Culture 2022-11-05 14:51:00

Garden of the Gods in Colorado is a public city park that does not need any attractions – nature took care of that. Hundreds of immense red sandstone spires, bridges, and other precariously balanced rock formations are intersected by 15 miles of well-managed trails ...

Culture 2022-11-04 19:04:00

The United Nations adding Türkiye’s famed Cappadocia region to its list of the world’s most important geological heritage sites will shine an even brighter spotlight on its dazzling natural wonders, according to a local expert, according to Anadolu Agency ...

Culture 2022-11-04 18:50:00

The iSimangaliso Wetland Park is one of the outstanding natural wetland and coastal sites of Africa. Covering an area of 239,566 ha, it includes a wide range of pristine marine, coastal, wetland, estuarine, and terrestrial environments which are scenically ...

Culture 2022-11-04 18:46:00

20th Century Studios has released a new trailer for “Avatar: The Way of Water” a few weeks ahead of the hotly anticipated sci-fi sequel’s December 16 release date, according to Variety. The second installment in the franchise sees the return of Stephen Lang’s villain character Colonel Quaritch ...

Culture 2022-11-04 17:22:00

Located to the South of Amu Darya River in the Khorezm region of Uzbekistan, Itchan Kala is the inner town (protected by brick walls some 10 m high) of the old Khiva oasis, which was the last resting-place of caravans before crossing the desert to Iran ...

Culture 2022-11-04 15:02:00

Luxembourg`s RTL Today Radio has aired a program highlighting the culture of Azerbaijan, as well as the participation of the country at the Bazar International de Luxembourg, which will take place on November 11-13 at LuxExpo ...

Culture 2022-11-04 11:34:00

Located in the centre of Slovakia, Vlkolínec is a remarkably intact settlement of 45 buildings with the traditional features of a central European village. It is the region’s most complete group of these kinds of traditional log houses, often found in mountainous areas ...

Culture 2022-11-03 19:52:00

Azerbaijan will be represented by a large stand at the Bazar International de Luxembourg, which will take place on November 11-13 at LuxExpo. Azerbaijan’s stand is co-organized by the Azerbaijan-Luxembourg Chamber of Commerce and the Karabakh Association operating in Luxembourg ...

Culture 2022-11-03 18:40:00

A conference and exhibition entitled “Lithuanian Karaims” were held at the International Turkic Culture and Heritage Foundation within the framework of cooperation between the organization and the Embassy of Lithuania in Azerbaijan. The conference began with a video screening, depicting the history of relations between ...

Culture 2022-11-03 18:00:00

The 604,500 hectare marine and terrestrial property of Ningaloo Coast, on the remote western coast of Australia, includes one of the longest near-shore reefs in the world. On land the site features an extensive karst system and network of underground ...

Culture 2022-11-03 15:02:00

Paris’ Musée du Louvre is set to loan Leonardo da Vinci’s “Saint John the Baptist” to the Louvre Abu Dhabi to mark the UAE museum’s fifth anniversary, according to Arab News. The painting will be presented in the permanent galleries of the UAE museum from Nov. 8, 2022, for a period of two years ...

Culture 2022-11-03 14:41:00

Nestled in a secluded beach cove on Nicaragua’s magnificent Emerald Coast, Aqua Oceanfront Resort is a luxurious and tranquil seaside retreat set within a lush tropical jungle setting. Featuring luxurious accommodations, a full-service spa and wellness center, award ...

Culture 2022-11-02 20:49:00

Founded in 1950, the Dja Faunal Reserve is an integral part of the dense rain forests that form the Congo Basin. This vast range is one of the largest and best-protected of the African rainforests: 90% of its area remains undisturbed ...

Culture 2022-11-02 20:34:00

The Atlantic Forest South-East Reserves are located in the Brazilian states of Paraná and São Paulo and extend over nearly 470,000 hectares, representing one of the largest and best-preserved domains of the Brazilian Atlantic Forest, and one of the most threatened biomes of the world ...

Culture 2022-11-02 17:36:00