Himeji Castle - occasionally known as Hakurojō or Shirasagijō - is located in Himeji in Hyōgo Prefecture, about 50 kilometers west of Kobe and about 650 kilometers west of Tokyo.
Westminster Abbey - located next to the Houses of Parliament in the Westminster neighborhood of London - is a must-see for any London visitor.
The famous Sistine ceiling depicts scenes from Genesis in dramatic and moving detail, and The Last Judgment on the chapel's end wall is striking and powerful.
One of Turkey's most famous landmarks is the Blue Mosque in Istanbul, with the six minarets.
The national museum of France and one of most visited and most important museums in the world.
It's better to help people than to be like a gnome in the garden said Amélie Poulain in the French comedy film "The Fabulous Destiny of Amélie Poulain 'released in 2001 and nominated for five Oscars, starring Audrey Tautou. The French naive young was a shy waitress in a Montmartre café called Café des Deux Moulins. The Café preserved alot of the 1950s atmosphere although it doesn't look exactly like it did in the movie. The menu offers the same delicious escalopes of veal in a cream sauce, beef files, calf's liver, green frisée salad with bacon bits and warm goat cheese, and pigs' brains with lentils. The movie has developed in a real cult of Amelie for fans all around the world and the cafe on 15, rue Lepic is a must for all Amelie's fans visiting Paris.
2,430 metres (8,000 ft) above sea level on a mountain ridge above the Urubamba Valley in Peru stand the ruins of Machu Picchu, a pre-Columbian Inca site rediscovered in 1911 by archaeologist Hiram Bingham.
Listed in the UNESCO World Heritage in 1987, The Great Wall of China is a fortification built and rebuilt between the 5Th century BC and the 16Th century.
With a population close to 1.5 million, formerly the imperial capital of Japan, Kyoto is now the capital of Kyoto Prefecture and a major part of the Osaka-Kobe-Kyoto metropolitan area. Kyoto was the emperor's residence from 794 until 1868.
Ranked as the sixth greatest female star of all time by the American Film Institute in 1999, Marilyn Monroe was an American actress, singer and model that died on August 5, 1962.
“Rock and roll music, if you like it, if you feel it, you can't help but move to it. That's what happens to me. I can't help it.'” Elvis Presley
Canyoning = the sport of exploring a canyon by engaging in such activities as rappelling, rafting, and waterfall jumping.
One of the best known monuments in the world, a gift from the people of France, at 100 years after the declaration of independence of North America.