Posts Tagged ‘modern’

Prague – New Year’s Eve Fireworks

Prague Fireworks on Jan 1, 2012 (4/6)

New Year fireworks over Prague lit up in the first seconds of 2012. Light show called “Prague, the mother of cities” has been fired from a pontoon on the River Vltava between “Shooter’s Island” and the Charles Bridge and lasted 15 minutes. Read more »

Athens: War Museum

Athens War Museum: The Building

The Athens War Museum is the museum of the Greek Armed Forces. It is situated near Athens Centre, at the junction of Vassilis Sofias and Rizari streets – the next metro station is Evangelismos. The exhibition covers weapon artifacts and the relevant research in the history of war in all ages. The collections are focused on the Greek Army, but artifacts from other civilizations such as Ancient China and Ancient Japan are also present. The museum has short opening hours, but the admission is free! Read more »