visit schonbrunn palace

The unhappy Habsburgs

The Habsburgs may have had opulent homes like Schonbrunn Palace – but did it mean they were happy?

visit the valley of the kings

The Valley of the Kings

Go deep inside Egypt’s Valley of the Kings to see the Ancient World’s greatest burial tombs. It’s amazing how well preserved they are.

visit the taj mahal

Love and power at the Taj Mahal

What makes the Taj Mahal in India such a powerful symbol of love – and power? Here’s what to look for when you visit the Taj Mahal yourself.

Visiting the Pyramids of Giza, Egypt

A pyramid scene

The Pyramids of Giza are the only remaining Ancient Wonder of the World. You think you know them, but there are still new mysteries to uncover

Whale Valley, Wad Al-Hitan, Egypt

When whales walked the earth!

Whale Valley in the Egypt holds one of the greatest discoveries in the story of evolution – proof that whales once walked from land into the oceans.