The World Expo is basically a major World Fair that anyone can attend. Every five years a major World Expo occurs in some wonderful city around the world. To be a host, a country must submit an extensive candidacy application that details their proposed theme, environmental impact, finances, locations, dates for the expo and much […]Read more
Aesthetics. As human beings, we crave things that can grab our attention. We like to see people, places, and structures that are physically appealing. When I think about this word, I recall my last trip to NYC. It was 7AM and I was sitting on the bus, about to arrive into the city. It was […]Read more "From Ground to City"
As much as I talk about traveling, I have yet to leave the country. This is sad for me to say because I am so intrigued by the world and all of the places I could have passionately traveled too throughout the past few years, besides good ole Ohio. With the amount of trips I […]Read more "A City Built From Tourism"
City of Kashan When most people hear the term “Desert”, a visual of dry land, scorching heat, and scarcity often comes to mind. While in some places this image is mostly accurate, the city of Kashan is anything but. It lies amongst the central deserts in Iran, and is one of the first riveting destinations […]Read more "A Tour of Kashan"
The Pilgrimage For those of you who don’t know, Hajj is the annual pilgrimage to Mecca in Saudi Arabia and over two million Muslims make this pilgrimage annually. The pilgrimage slightly varies for different countries depending on the position and sighting of the moon (CNN). The trip to Mecca for Hajj is a special time […]Read more "Guided By Faith and Without Any Fears"
Do you like movies that include real locations? Or maybe locations with some historical background or significance? What about a movie that has both? The 127 minute film that grossed $197,171,806 in America and gave archaeology a new name, Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade, stars more than just Harrison Ford and Sean Connery. This […]Read more "There’s a New Star in Town, or Maybe a New City, or an Old City?"
What is the first place that comes to mind when thinking of destinations to travel to? I’m sure for many people the Middle East does not jump out at them as a beautiful, relaxing place to vacation. The Middle East is often directly associated with turmoil and war, but in reality there are several breath-taking […]Read more "The Dead Sea Brings Life"