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Catedral de São Pedro

Catedral de São Pedro

Calendar 02 Dec 2016
Editor By Dana Ungureanu
Brazil Brazil
If you visit Petrópolis, it’s impossible not to visit the Catedral de São Pedro (St. Peter’s Cathedral). It is not only one of the major attractions in the area, but also a place with a tumultuous history.
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Fort Apollonia

Fort Apollonia

Calendar 05 Aug 2018
Editor By Dana Ungureanu
Ghana Ghana
Fort Apollonia was built by the British between 1765 and 1771, to ward off Dutch colonial ambitions. The abolition of the slave trade in the Gold Coast diminished the importance of the fort, as a result it became too expensive, so the British abandoned it in 1819 after which, the Dutch took ownership over the fort in 1868.
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Fort Metal Cross

Fort Metal Cross

Calendar 05 Aug 2018
Editor By Dana Ungureanu
Ghana Ghana
Reminding of British colonial times, Fort Metal Cross stands tall on a headland near Infuma, a fishing village in Dixcove (Dick’s Cove, as it was initially named), in Ghana’s western region. The quiet waters of the bay are perfect for sailing (if you have a small boat) and canoeing. Large ships anchor about 2 kilometres offshore.
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Church of Panagia tis Asinou

Church of Panagia tis Asinou

Calendar 27 Jun 2018
Editor By Edite Strautmane
Cyprus Cyprus
The church of Panagia Phorviotissa, better known as Panagia of Asinou is a small church dedicated to the Virgin of Phorbia. It contains some of the finest Byzantine wall paintings on the island, dating from the 12th to the 17th century and is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
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Tombs of the Kings

Tombs of the Kings

Calendar 27 Jun 2018
Editor By Dana Ungureanu
Cyprus Cyprus
Imagine, being in a desert-like landscape knowing you are amongst some of Cyprus' most ancient tombs. Lying about two kilometres north-west of Paphos harbour lies the Tomb of the Kings Archeological Site. It is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The site contains carved rocks that date back to the Hellenistic and early Roman periods.
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The Monastery of Timiou Stavrou

The Monastery of Timiou Stavrou

Calendar 27 May 2018
Editor By Edite Strautmane
Cyprus Cyprus
Just outside Anogyra Village in the Limassol District of Cyprus, are the remains of the Monastery Of Timios Stavros (Holy Cross) that holds artefacts and stories from historic times. Worth a visit!
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Baths of Aphrodite

Baths of Aphrodite

Calendar 23 May 2018
Editor By Edite Strautmane
Cyprus Cyprus
The Baths of Aphrodite is natural grotto in the Akamas Peninsula where Aphrodite used to bathe. A magical place which brought Aphrodite and Adonis together and set a beginning of their love story.
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Kykkos Monastery

Kykkos Monastery

Calendar 11 May 2018
Editor By Edite Strautmane
Cyprus Cyprus
The Monastery of Kykkos is the richest and most lavish of the monasteries of Cyprus. Situated on a mountain peak it is a place that will leave you breathless.
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