It has been many months since the pandemic started, and since then, traveling is not possible, but maybe soon. But before that, you should also know these awesome facts about some famous tourist spots, which will also help you with your future travel when everything will go back to normal.
Nishiyama Onsen Keiunkan
Are you an adventurer or a person who always searches for new things, then the Nishiyama Onsen Keiunkan is the perfect hotel you need to try and visit. It is at Hayakawa, Yamanashi Prefecture, Japan, and one of the cool fun facts about this hotel is that it started its service and operation in 705 AD by its founder, Fujiwara Mahito.
Being the oldest hotel is difficult, since they need to maintain every piece of the hotel like its floor woods, natural hot-springs, and especially the place where they made the hotel. Imagine a five-star hotel in the middle of the forest. Fifty-two generations managed the hotel itself until now. It is one of a kind experience to be there.
The Golden Gate Bridge
If you are watching American movies, then you are already familiar with this Bridge. It is unique, and it is well-known because of being a substantial suspending bridge with a length of 1.6 kilometers or at least one mile. It connects San Francisco, California, and Marin County. The Bridge is recognized internationally as a symbol of San Francisco.
One fun fact about the Golden Gate Bridge is that it is not colored gold, but its actual color is bright-orange-red. It was also registered as one of the seven wonders of this modern world. Seeing how big the Golden Gate Bridge is, it took only four years, which is fast compared to other extensive infrastructure in the world right now.
If you say London, the first thing on the mind in most people will be Big Ben. It is London’s most popular clock tower. The name Big Ben is commonly used for the Elizabeth Tower of Great Bell, which is in the Palace of Westminster, the United Kingdom parliament in the country of London at the north bank or the River Thames.
Do you want to know how substantial Big Ben is? Its weight alone can go up to 15 U.S. tons. Its size is like two giant Elephants with 2.2 meters high and a total diameter of 2.7 meters. Big Ben began its operation in 1859, and its first ring was heard in the same year of July 11. It is a royal symbol for British monarchs before and until now.
Statue of Liberty
Your New York travel will not be perfect if you don’t visit the Statue of Liberty. Just a little history of this Tower, it was a gift from France’s good people to the United States of America. The famous French sculptor, Frederic Auguste Bartholdi designed it. What’s cool about this Tower is that it is made of copper and not metal or cement.
In the past, you can climb the tip of the Statue of Liberty, it was stopped in 1916, there was an explosion that happened, and the Tower was heavily damaged. That’s why they are forced to close the Tower for renovation, and until then, no one is allowed to climb the tip of the Statue of Liberty.
The Eiffel Tower
Paris, France, is also called the city of love, where couples usually visit to share their passion. There’s no place in the world more romantic than Paris. One of its famous tourist spots is the Eiffel tower. It was constructed in 1887 to 1889; the Tower is made of wrought-iron by the renowned engineer Gustave Eiffel.
These are some shocking facts about Eiffel Tower, one of Gustave’s employees is the real designer of the Eiffel tower, but since he is the boss, he got the credit. Barcelona, Spain supposed to be the country that should have the Eiffel tower, but they rejected it since they thought it isn’t right, that might be the greatest regret Barcelona ever had.
Christianity has been one of the world’s largest religious groups, and it all started in Vatican City. Just to let you know, Vatican City is a country and a city at the same time. The country is living inside Italy. It’s so small that other cities in Italy are much more significant. The entire country covers 100 acres, to compare, it’s only one-eight of New York’s Central Park.
If you want to visit Vatican City, you need to first book your flight for more than a month since so many people are trying to go to this place. It would help if you also researched the area since it is vast, and you might end up being lost. If possible, you can bring a map to check all the little things about the place entirely.
Traveling has never been boring, especially if you know where to go, and reading this article will help you with your future travel plans. Most people spend their holiday in the wrong place because they lack the best place to visit. Knowing these awesome facts about these tourist spots will also help you be more knowledgeable.