Le Puy-en-Velay, A Small French Town with a Large Legacy
Sunday, September 27, 2020 - 22:10

Despite its relatively small size, the town of Le Puy-en-Velay in France is blessed with a spectacular landscape, great architecture, and remarkable ruins. Many festivals are held here throughout the year which attract tourists from all over. 

Ancient history podcasts bring the past to the present
Sunday, September 27, 2020 - 17:59

There are podcasts on every subject these days. Even the ancient world has been brought into the modern one through this medium. If you are looking for another way to learn about the past, check out this list of some of the top contenders of ancient history podcasts.

Voyage Compass
Sunday, September 27, 2020 - 10:09

Even today, many people still believe that Christopher Columbus was the person who “discovered” America when he landed there in 1492.

The child’s skeleton found in Dublin, Ireland may be the remains of a murder victim.
Saturday, September 26, 2020 - 22:43

In Ireland, a child’s skeleton dating to the Viking era has been found. The unearthing of a nearly complete child’s skeleton from the 9th or 10th century AD is an important one, but it is also mysterious. What makes this find so intriguing is that the child may have met a violent death.

Great Chain of The Golden Horn: Constantinople’s Impenetrable Barrier
Saturday, September 26, 2020 - 17:53

For all large capital cities in ancient and modern history, protection was one of the major survival strategies. And what historical capital was bigger than legendary Constantinople? 

Saturday, September 26, 2020 - 13:56

Japan is full of countless intriguing places and monuments from its rich and vibrant past. From centuries of rich, evolving history, to the devastating effects of the Second World War, Japan has certainly remained one of the most enigmatic cultures in the world