Firsts in the history of the modern Olympic Games

There are plenty of exciting, interesting stories about the modern Olympic Games.

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Farm (Hungary, 19th century)

Small farms usually located near the border of rural towns, inhabited by peasants.

Wheel of fire

The defenders of Eger Castle invented a lethal weapon, a water wheel packed with...

Mir Castle Complex (17th century)

The Mir Castle Complex, situated in the town of Mir, Belarus was built in the...

Arc de Triomphe (Paris, 1836)

The construction of the arch of triumph was completed only after Napoleon´s fall, in 1836.

German unification

In the 19th century the fragmented German states united under the leadership of Prussia.

Ragusa (Croatia, 16th century)

Today called Dubrovnik, this Croatian city is known for its spectacular architecture and...

The castle of Eger (16th century)

The castle of Eger got its final shape and became an important component in the new chain...

Textile factory (19th century)

Owing to the inventions in the 18th century, textile industry became one of the most...

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