Visiting Al Jahili Fort

Al Jahili Fort
Constructed in 1891, the Al Jahili Fort in Al Ain, Abu Dhabi, is one of the largest castles in the region, as well as one of the most historic buildings in the United Arab Emirates. Over the years, the fort has served a number of important purposes, and today it is home to a...

A Tale of UAE History

Ancient dagger
Held in Warehouse421 in Mina Zayed, Abu Dhabi, the Lest We Forget: Emirati Adornment: Tangible & Intangible exhibition first opened its doors on the 4th of February this year. This is the third edition of the exhibition, and features over 200 objects that were specially...

Exploring Malta’s 7000 Year History

View of Valletta
Being located right in the center of the Mediterranean, Malta has an incredibly rich and colorful past. From Valletta to Gozo, here are some of the best spots to visit if you want to truly immerse yourself in exploring Malta’s 7000 year history. Valletta The capital city of...

Take a Walking Tour of Historic Roseville

Historic Roseville
The Californian city of Roseville is steeped with history, and a walking tour is the best way to really experience this. From the city’s very first library to the first transcontinental railroad in the country, this walking tour ensures that you see some of...

A Walk Through the Mestizo District

The City of Vigan
Located in the city of Vigan on the west coast of Luzon island, the historic Mestizo District, also known as Calle Crisologo, stands out for the way in which it manages to beautifully merge Chinese and Spanish aesthetics. A designated UNESCO World Heritage Site, taking a walk...

Historic Downtown Frisco

Woman at weekly farmers market
Frisco’s origins date back to the early 19th century, and Historic Downtown Frisco is the best part of the city to take this all in. From the Frisco Historic Park and Museum to Frisco Square, which was one of the first parts of the town to be developed, Historic Downtown...

The New San Juan versus The Old San Juan

San Juan
While they may be situated just a ten minute drive away from each other, the cities of New San Juan and Old San Juan contrast in many ways. From the history and heritage of colonial times to a vibrant metropolis filled with buzzing tropical beaches, these are some of the...

Visiting Altstadt

Altstadt, Dusseldorf
A borough belonging to the German city of Düsseldorf, Altstadt, otherwise known as Old Town, only measures around half a square kilometer, but offers a sense of history, culture and beauty that no other Düsseldorf destination can compete with. With incredible architecture, major...

The Scientific Center

A magnificent, sail-shaped building located in Salmiya, Kuwait, the Scientific Center focuses on environmental education for the entire gulf region. In addition to being home to the largest aquarium in the Middle East, the Scientific Center boasts a number of other fascinating...

Museums and Filipino Culture

National Museum of the Philippines, Manila
For those that are visiting the Philippines and want to learn more about Filipino culture and heritage, one of the best ways to do this is by visiting some of the country’s many museums. The museums that can be found throughout the Philippines each have their own areas of...