Ten Lucky Charms and the History Behind Them
People use lucky charms for all sorts of reasons. From a little help winning the Jackpot on the slots to winning the Super Bowl. Here are ten of the world’s most popular lucky charms and a little bit of the history behind them…
The Top 10 Best Selling Books of All Time 2017
I would like to start this post by telling you that I have excluded The Bible from this list as it is often given away rather than sold. But if this was a list of the top 10 most printed books it would be our number 1. But for best-selling books, there are a few books here you might not …
The Top 10 Wettest Cities the World (Average Rainfall)
Here in the UK, you will often find people moaning about how much rain we get. “It rains here all the time” people will often say. But that is not true at all, in fact, none of the world’s wettest cities is here in the UK. We are pretty dry compared to this lot…
The Top 10 Driest Cities the World (Average Rainfall)
We hear stories on the news of countries all over the world that don’t get enough rainfall, but what about the driest cities in the world? These ten places have less rain than the moon, but yet, that doesn’t mean they are all barren and desolate places where no human can live…
The Top 10 Oldest Peerage Title in the UK
While many people would think the Queen of England is the oldest peerage title in the UK there are others that are so old, they have long been forgotten about. But there are also some that are still used today and they have been used for thousands of years…
The Ten Countries Where Sheep Outnumber People
Where I live in Wales the joke is that there are more sheep than people living here. But that is not true at all, but in these ten countries you are about to read about it is not only true, it is also to the point that people are vastly outnumbered…
The Top 10 Largest Cities in the Entire World
We have already seen the top 10 largest cities in the UK, but all of them put together don’t make our number 1 in this list. These super-sized cities are the biggest in the world and collectively they are home to billions of people…
The Top 10 Most Densely Populated Places in the World
This post is not about countries with the highest population count, it is about population per square mile. So in smaller countries, it doesn’t need to be a high population, just a lot of them living in a small area. But no matter what way you look at it, there is sill some odd names in this list…
Top 10 Countries With the Longest Coastlines
While sadly we are not talking about miles and miles of beach, we are talking about countries with the longest areas of land to water. They might be cliffs, beaches or even just shipping lanes, but they go on for miles, much further than any human eye can see…