Video: The Fortress of Louisbourg – Nova Scotia

Fortress of Louisbourg Cape Breton

Located on the southeastern coast of Nova Scotia’s Cape Breton Island, the Fortress of Louisbourg was one of the busiest seaports in North America during the mid-18th century. It was built in 1713 to protect and provide a base for France’s lucrative North American fishing industry and also to protect Quebec City from British invasions. […]

Cowboy Heritage in Fort Worth, Texas

Fort Worth

As part of the greater megaplex that includes Dallas and Grapevine, Fort Worth is ‘where the west begins’. The city was originally established as an army outpost in 1849 to protect the settlers of West Texas after the Mexican War. It soon transformed into a booming town when it became a key stop along the […]

Photo Essay: The Mini Castles of Antwerp

Mini Castles of Antwerp

South-east of the city of Antwerp, near the Berchem train station, is an area of townhomes with architecture that’s out of this world. Various architectural styles live side by side including Art Nouveau, Neo-Classicism, Art Deco, Moorish, and Baroque. These homes are large and imposing and have been nicknamed the ‘mini castles of Antwerp’. It’s […]

Video: Sarawak Cultural Village

Sarawak Cultural Village, Malaysia

Make sure to watch in 1080p! Malaysia’s largest state, Sarawak, is rich in cultural history and diversity. 27 different ethnic groups make up the small population of 2.3 million people that covers an area as large as Peninsular Malaysia. Traveling around Sarawak to see these ethnic groups isn’t practical, unless you have a lot of […]