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Roman Ruins

Ruins in the Rhineland, Trier's Roman Ruins

Anne Z. Cooke | Posted 01.27.2016 | Travel
Anne Z. Cooke

Arriving in Trier on a dark and moonless night, was never part of my plan. I rushed through the train station, misplaced my carry-on luggage, found it after a frantic search then missed the express train to Trier.

M.C. Escher's Family Discovered A 'New' Sketch By The Beloved Artist

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 09.23.2015 | Arts

It's probably fitting that, 43 years after the death of M.C. Escher, the beloved Dutch artist is still surprising experts with his infinite patterns a...

Besides Weaving Lavender, Sipping Olive Oil and Roaming Roman Ruins - What is There to Do and See in Saint-Rémy de Provence?

Sidonie Sawyer | Posted 08.23.2016 | Travel
Sidonie Sawyer

Outside of the central market plaza, on the stairs of the church, yes the church, weavers display hundreds of colorful wicker baskets, from the traditional Provençal natural straw ones to some more elaborate versions in pinks and purples, blues and oranges.

The Magnificent Leftovers of the Roman Empire in France.

Sidonie Sawyer | Posted 06.21.2016 | Travel
Sidonie Sawyer

The Romans were master architects. We know that, we have many tangible testaments left to prove it. Their structures still stand sometimes intact in various spots in Europe.

Is Gaddafi Stashing Weapons In Roman Ruins?

ARTINFO | Posted 08.21.2011 | Arts

Embattled Libyan leader Muammar el-Gaddafi may be hiding weapons among some of the most spectacular Roman ruins in the Mediterranean, daring NATO to r...

(PHOTOS) LANDMARKS: Ancient City of Pompeii Falls To Ruins Once Again

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

After being covered by volcanic ash for hundreds of years, we thought Pompeii's tragic days had come and gone. Unfortunately, over the past few weeks,...

Ancient Roman Pool Unearthed In Jerusalem (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

JERUSALEM (AP) - While excavating the site for a planned new ritual bath for Jews in Jerusalem, Israeli archaeologists uncovered a pool belonging to t...