Category: Places of History

Hagia Sophia

Hagia Sophia (Istanbul)

The Hagia Sophia has a long an rich history and is one of the most famous buildings in Europe. The building is breathtaking both from the outside and the inside.

Lincoln Memorial

Lincoln Memorial (Washington DC)

The Lincoln Memorial is a highlight of any visit to Washington DC. It was built to remember one of the most important figures in the history of the United States: Abraham Lincoln.

World War II Memorial, Washington DC

World War II Memorial (Washington DC)

World War II ended in Europe 70 years ago. As I was recently in Washington DC and visited the National World War II Memorial, I think this is a fitting first post in the new Places of History category.