CategoryEurope

Europe. The Old continent

Orlické Mountains

The Orlické Mountains (English translation of the name would be the Eagle Mountains) are a mountain range located mainly in northeastern Bohemia in [...]

Lake Garda

Lake Garda is the largest lake in Italy, with beautiful surroundings which have inspired authors and artists alike. It has both, old charming [...]

St. Peter’s Baldachin

St. Peter’s Baldachin is a large Baroque sculpted bronze canopy, technically called a ciborium or baldachin, over the high altar of St. Peter’s [...]

Garni Temple

The Temple of Garni is one of the oldest sights in Armenia worth to be seen once in a lifetime and almost anyone [...]

Maiden Tower (Baku)

The Maiden Tower is a Baku landmark, a much loved symbol of the city and of Azerbaijan. It looks dark and enigmatic, looking [...]

Angelokastro

Angelokastro is a Byzantine castle on the island of Corfu, Greece. Angelokastro also referred to as “Castle of Angels” or “Angelos’s castle” is [...]

Gediminas’ Tower

Gediminas’ Tower sits on top of the hill of Gediminas and it is the highest natural hill of such kind in Lithuania. The [...]

Tall Hermann Tower

Tall Hermann or Pikk Hermann is a tower of the Toompea Castle, on Toompea hill in Tallinn, Estonia. It is the defensive tower [...]

Belém Tower

Standing on the waterfront at Belem near the mouth of the River Tagus is located the Torre de Belém, which is arguably the [...]

Mont Saint Michel

Le Mont-Saint-Michel is a small island commune which is located in Normandy, topped by a gravity-defying monastery and counts among France’s most stunning [...]

Bratislava Castle

Bratislava Castle, looking over the historic core of the capital of the Slovak Republic is a landmark of this town and a National [...]

Kalyazin Bell Tower

Take a trip up the Volga river in Russia and when you get to the small town of Kalyazin keep your eyes peeled [...]