Month: August 2021

Thailand

Thailand is a Southeast Asian country. It’s known for tropical beaches, opulent royal palaces, ancient ruins and ornate temples displaying figures of Buddha. In Bangkok, the capital, an ultramodern cityscape rises next to quiet canalside communities and the iconic...

Sagrada Familia

The Basílica de la Sagrada Família, also known as the Sagrada Família, is a large unfinished Roman Catholic minor basilica in the Eixample district of Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain. Designed by the Spanish architect Antoni Gaudí, his work on the...

Mexico

Mexico, officially the United Mexican States, is a country in the southern portion of North America. It is bordered to the north by the United States; to the south and west by the Pacific Ocean; to the southeast by...

Great Wall Of China

The Great Wall of China is a series of fortifications that were built across the historical northern borders of ancient Chinese states and Imperial China as protection against various nomadic groups from the Eurasian Steppe.

Germany

Germany is a Western European country with a landscape of forests, rivers, mountain ranges and North Sea beaches. It has over 2 millennia of history. Berlin, its capital, is home to art and nightlife scenes, the Brandenburg Gate and...

France

France, in Western Europe, encompasses medieval cities, alpine villages and Mediterranean beaches. Paris, its capital, is famed for its fashion houses, classical art museums including the Louvre and monuments like the Eiffel Tower. The country is also renowned for...

Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

Winnipeg, the capital of Canada’s Manitoba province, has typical lows of minus 5 to minus 9 degrees (minus 21 to minus 23 Celsius) in January, but has seen much more drastic temperatures. In the winter of 1966, the city allegedly experienced...

International Falls, Minnesota, U.S.

Known as “The Icebox of the Nation,” International Falls has an average low temperature of around minus 7 degrees (minus 22 Celsius) in January. The city, which is connected to Fort Frances, Ontario, Canada by an international toll bridge, has been called the...