Category: World

Many use the terms “uptown” and “downtown” to refer to the northern and southern areas of a city, respectively. While this might be true for many cities, other towns might have downtown areas to the...
Theme parks are a source of fun and excitement for many people. One of the most famous theme parks in the world is Disneyland. Every child dreams of going to this magical place and meeting...
We all have that one friend who loves to correct us, even when we wrongfully call a street an avenue or the other way around. While most of the times we assume that the people...
If you ever called a person from Taiwan Chinese and you got a dirty look, you kind of deserved it. Because although nobody is expecting you to be an expert in international relations, there are...
When you think about a Disney theme park, some immediate associations would be the “Magic Kingdom” or “The Happiest Place On Earth.” Disney theme parks in the US and in other countries are very popular...
“London Town is one of the biggest cities in the world.” With such statements, no wonder people are confused about the difference between a town and a city. Is London a town, or a city?...
Of all the types of human settlements, towns and villages are among the smallest. And yet, they differ greatly among themselves, at least in theory. In reality, any community can develop in accordance with its...
Human settlements have come a long way. Long ago, people used to establish small communities around clean water sources and in areas where they could hunt or grow food. The choices we have today for...
So you’ve been longing to walk along an endless stretch of powdery white sand under the warm tropical sun, but you are still torn between a cruise in the Bahamas and the Caribbean. If this...
Where do you see yourself when you imagine spending a vacation? Lounging in a hammock on the beach? Gazing at the waves of a sea or of an ocean? While it may not matter for...