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10 Under-The-Radar Sites To See In London

Historvius | Posted 01.03.2015 | Travel
Historvius

So if you've already made it to the tower, done the abbey and seen the palace then here are a few hidden London wonders to seek out and explore.

Roots of California Bohemia Lurk in a Hollywood Alley

Lionel Rolfe | Posted 10.27.2013 | Books
Lionel Rolfe

Maybe a block or so away from Paramount Pictures, deep in Hollywood, there's a short alley, La Vista Court, which is a real nexus of California bohemianism. It contains an unusual building with a bas relief of the great, bohemian writer Jack London.

Cultural Authenticity in the 21st Century

Vincent L. Michael, Ph.D. | Posted 02.02.2013 | Arts
Vincent L. Michael, Ph.D.

Authentic places have proven to attract ongoing financial and human investment -- not by dwelling in a static past, but by embracing a community's roots in its dynamic evolution. But preserving historic sites remains a challenge for all nations.

PHOTOS: 12 Of The 'Great Places Of History'

Posted 11.17.2011 | Travel

A new book from TIME explores 100 of the places where the course of world history has changed -- or one day will. Herewith, an excerpt from the editor...

PHOTOS: World's Most Bizarre Historical Sites

AOL Travel News | Posted 09.18.2011 | Travel

Alien conspiracies, unexplained ancient objects and mysterious disappearances; there's no need to look to fiction for your fix of mystery when real li...

Paris Through My Eyes

Matt Kepnes | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Matt Kepnes

The largest public park in Paris, the Jardin Du Luxemborg contains just over a hundred statues, monuments, and fountains that are scattered throughout the grounds.

Vote On Your Favorite European Castle

The Huffington Post | Susan Ryan | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Reckon it's time to renovate the homestead? Your home is your castle! Check out the HuffPost's Top European Castles and see what catches your eye. ...