Tashichho Dzong

Tashichho Dzong is a Buddhist monastery and fortress on the northern edge of the city of Thimpu, which serves as the summer capital [...]

Khamis Mosque

The Khamis Mosque is believed to be the first mosque in Bahrain, built during the era of the Umayyad caliph Umar II, located [...]

Leshan Giant Buddha

The Leshan Giant Buddha is the tallest stone statue of Buddha in the world, built during the Tang Dynasty, and located at the [...]

Buddhas of Bamiyan

The Buddhas of Bamiyan were two monumental statues of standing Buddha from the 6th century, which were carved into a cliff, and were [...]

Juche Tower

The Juche Tower is a monument named after the ideology of Juche, which is the official political ideology of North Korea described as [...]


Sigiriya is an ancient palace located in the central Matale District near the town of Dambulla in the Central Province, Sri Lanka. The [...]

Banaue Rice Terraces

The Banaue Rice Terraces are 2,000-year-old terraces that were most likely carved by hand into the mountains of Ifugao in the Philippines by [...]


Al-Khazneh is one of the most elaborate temples in the ancient Arab Nabatean Kingdom city of Petra in Jordan. Situated between the Red [...]

Hang Sơn Đoòng

Hang Sơn Đoòng, also known simply as Sơn Đoòng cave, is a solutional cave with the largest known cave passage cross-section in the [...]