December 1: World AIDS Day, Charlemagne, Iberian union, Yugoslavia…

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The largest house in the world

If a castle can be called a house in the biggest one lives the British queen Elizabeth II (on the throne since 1952). Windsor is one of the most important castles of the English royalty. A 45.000 square meters castle with over one thousand rooms stands on a five hectares ground. This castle holds two other records: it is the oldest in the world and in continuous use since William the Conqueror (1066-1087). Windsor has been reconstructed and redesigned several times according to its owners’ style.

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Million copies of Dan Brown's "The Lost Symbol" sold in one day

brown_lost_symbolAfter the great success with the best-selling novels “The Da Vinci Code” and “Angels and Demons” Dan Brown’s new novel, “The Lost Symbol” demonstrated once again the interest of the readers in mysteries and secret organizations that rule over the world.  This new thriller about Freemasons was sold in more than a  million copies in US, Canadian and British bookshops in just one day. This number also includes those copies sold before the official sale, through Amazon.com where it has been in the top list for months.

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Stonehenge – a dance arena!

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A university professor, an expert who works honorarily as a DJ, says he has solved the mystery of Stonehenge. The ancient druids meeting place is actually a music arena for prehistoric “samba-style” raves!

Even though Stonehenge is one of the most famous prehistoric localities in Europe and one of the most researched monuments in the world, global scientists still haven’t got a clue on what was it’s purpose to the ones who built it.

Huddersfield University professor Rupert Till believes he solved the mystery and considers that Stonehenge was used for “parties” 5000 years ago. Continue reading

Finding The Perfect Hotel In 2009

As a busy businessman or woman it is fairly likely that you are going to be on the lookout for a welcoming hotel that is comfortable and within budget whilst traveling around the UK. Thanks to the growth of the internet you can quickly and safely find the hotel for you assuming that you know where you are going to stay!
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