Flodden Wall in Edinburgh

Flodden Wall – The Medieval Defence Walls that Surrounded Old Town Edinburgh

Have you ever sauntered around Edinburgh and wondered how old some of the buildings and structures were? What about the seemingly unimportant walls that line Greyfriars Kirkyard? If you’ve explored the ancient gravestones in Greyfriars Kirkyard, you may have happened upon a towering 24ft-tall wall. Known as the Flodden Wall, this structure was a medieval defence that surrounded Old Town …

Charles Bridge in Prague at night

11 Terrifyingly Haunted Places in Prague

Prague is full of ghosts and legends. There are said to be over 100 ghosts and otherworldly creatures that call Prague home. These spirits are intertwined in the city’s history and culture and part of what makes Prague so enchanting. Although there are spirits all over Prague, some areas seem to be more appealing to them than others. So if …