What began in 1623 as a small hunting lodge built of brick and stone by France’s King Louis XIII eventually became one of the world’s grandest, most beautiful, ornate and costly royal residenc…

Wow. Amazing. Breath-taking. Beautiful. Awe-inspiring. Spectacular. These adjectives are often used to describe Paris’ 13th-century Sainte-Chapelle. France’s King Louis IX (later canonized by …

Nearly 25 centuries after its construction, this temple, dedicated to the goddess Athena, still crowns the Acropolis of Athens, Greece. Overlooking the Aegean Sea, the Parthenon’s majesty is v…

Murder, violent crime, guns, gangs, rape, abuse ... the list goes on. Our nation is becoming more vicious, violent and vile, with some — even young teenagers — acting like savage animals at times.