Panama City, Panama

Panama City was founded on August 15, 1519, by Pedro Arias de Ávila. In 1671, the pirate Henry Morgan with a band of 1,400 men attacked and looted the city, …

Zwevezele, Belgium

This monument was erected in memory of Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF) 431 Squadron Pilot William Harold Wilson, who died when the Halifax bomber he was flying, MZ 521, crashed …

Odense, Denmark

Odense is one of Denmark’s oldest cities. Archaeological excavations in the vicinity show proof of settlement for over 4,000 years. The name Odense means “Odin’s sanctuary,” as the area was …

Fort St. John, B.C.

Fort St. John is the oldest immigrant settlement in B.C., as well as being one of the oldest First Nations settlements. At nearby Charlie Lake Cave, archaeologists uncovered artefacts from …

Pioneer Plaza, Dallas, Texas

Pioneer Plaza is a large public park in downtown Dallas, Texas. Installed in 1994, the large sculpture commemorates 19th century cattle drives that took place along the Shawnee Trail, the …