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Spanish conquerors owed their success to their armour and firearms.
The first indoor theatre in modern history to be constructed according to the theatre-building codes of Antiquity was inaugurated in 1585.
The most important Neoclassicist building in France, completed in 1791, became the final resting place of many of France´s greats.
Central European farmhouses in the 19th century had characteristic interior and exterior.
Remnants of Ottoman architecture in Hungary include the Gazi Kasim Pasha Mosque in Pécs and the Minaret of Eger.
The Ottoman fleet suffered a catastrophic defeat by the fleet of the Holy League.
The British Royal Fleet led by Admiral Lord Nelson defeated the combined Franco-Spanish fleet in the naval battle during the Napoleonic Wars.
The California Gold Rush started in 1848, near San Francisco.
Several European countries joined the conquest of the New World, making America a colourful continent.
One of the most beautiful Art Nouveau buildings in Hungary.
Maharajas were Hindu rulers of large regions of India.
Automobiles have evolved a lot since the late 19th century.
Small farms usually located near the border of rural towns, inhabited by peasants.
The Ironsides were members of the Parliamentarian cavalry formed by Oliver Cromwell during the English Civil War.
The Mir Castle Complex, situated in the town of Mir, Belarus was built in the Gothic-Renaissance style.
The castle of Eger got its final shape and became an important component in the new chain of border forts in the 16th century.
The fortress of Oradea in Transylvania is a good example of medieval fortress architecture.
The iron lattice tower, erected for the 1889 World Fair, became the symbol of the capital city of France.
African tribes have their own distinct cultures.
Wines of the Tokaj wine-growing region are well known worldwide.