Places

Pastimes – Places: Discover new places to visit, vacation and dine. Also enjoy walking tours and videos of places around the world that you may, or may not, have visited before right from your easy chair.

What's under the ice in Antarctica? There is a lake that is 5,800 square miles and its depth is 4000 feet making it one of the deepest lakes on the planet.
A post by the Nevada County Depot & Museum on Facebook post tells us that "a log cabin has been discovered in Prescott! In the process of a house being torn down on Greenlawn Street, a log cabin...
We came to Playa del Coco in Costa Rica to scuba dive with the large bull sharks with Leigh Cobb and SharkDiverTravels.com. We ended up falling in love with the massive amount of octopus and moray eels. Unfortunately we...
In the above video, Rick Steves' Travel Guide, join Rick as he explores the most surprising and fascinating land he's ever visited: Iran. In a one-hour, ground-breaking travel special on public television, you'll discover the splendid monuments of Iran's...
Travel and explore the most beautiful cities of Tuscany, Italy including Siena (00:43), Monteriggioni (22:13), Pitigliano (34:49), and San Gimignano (1:16). These are amazing historic towns with medieval buildings, monuments, squares and old town centers. Enjoy the diverse landscapes...
Take a virtual trip to Budapest Hungary and enjoy the most interesting sights of Hungary's capital city. Budapest offers its visitors a great mix of rich history, magnificent architecture and old European charm. Hungarian Palace (1:06) Kossuth Monument (3:20), (3:55)...
Visit the enchanting and beautiful Taj Mahal, one of the most beautiful monuments of India. Discover this architectural wonder in 4K. Enjoy the views of Yamuna River and Mehmaan Khana and other places. In this 4K video travel journal...
There are countless beautiful destinations to visit around the world. But some places are either too dangerous, too protected, or too mysterious to explore. Several locations across the globe—from man-made buildings and structures to natural habitats that contain dangerous...
Take a virtual tour in high-resolution 4K through the Natural History Museum which holds the distinction of being the world's most popular natural history museum. It recently unveiled a fantastic new dinosaur exhibit featuring many large, complete dinosaur specimens.
This video playlist from the Smithsonian Channel takes us from Apollo 11 to Space Shuttle Columbia, and lets us explore the wonders of space exploration and the unsung heroes who dedicated their lives to such extraordinary feats. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9wdbV4SBGYo&list=PL--IcfCujHzmHJaX3z5uJfE8Bh8os2XBL
Ark Encounter features a full-size Noah’s Ark, built according to the dimensions given in the Bible. Spanning 510 feet long, 85 feet wide, and 51 feet high, this modern engineering marvel amazes visitors young and old. Ark Encounter is...
From the most beautiful fish tanks to some incredible tourist destinations, this is a list of twelve of the largest and most famous aquariums on earth and they will amaze you! 12 Shanghai Ocean Aquarium In the Pudong New District of...
Although it is the world’s second smallest continent, Europe welcomes more than half of all the tourists worldwide. In fact, 7 of the 10 most visited countries in the world are European nations. It’s easy to see why; a...
San Diego Zoo One of the best zoos in the world is the San Diego Zoo in San Diego, California and San Diego is a great family vacation spot. San Diego is packed with kid-friendly experiences and fun places to go with...