4 Rocking Cities in England That Will Make You Sing Along

4. The Perfect Strangers of Hertfordshire

Yes, some Perfect Strangers – that’s what Deep Purple were when they started off as a promising band in Hertfordshire. They’re still perfect, but not so strangers anymore.

Deep Purple, one of the first and most famous rock bands, is considered to be a heavy metal pioneer. Despite this association, they’ve never played heavy metal in its purest form, though many younger metal bands said that the British group has been a major influence for their music. Some of their most singed-along songs are Child in Time, Soldier of Fortune, Black Night, Smoke on the Water, Perfect Strangers, Hush and Highway Star.

Hertfordshire, the home of Deep Purple, will indulge you into an entertaining journey. So once you’re here, turn on your headphones, select your favourite Deep Purple playlist, and start walking. You have to check out the Verulamium Park, the Fairlands Valley Park, and the Aldenham Country Park. Enjoy the ride! Next, feel like a Child in Time at the Knebworth House and the Hatfield House and explore the Royston Cave. Take your time, the Black Night hasn’t come yet!

Wow, that was a unique adventure! You’ve learned a lot about the artists you’re listening to day after day and you’ve been in the places that inspired them to write your favorite tunes! Lucky you!



The Best Flower Displays in the World

Flowers are one of the most beautiful objects in nature — their bright faces remind us of sunshine and warm weather, and their perfume can help us recall specific memories that all our other senses have forgotten. While many of us strive to make our home the perfect outdoor oasis, others focus on spectacular displays of flowers that can only be found in a small number of places. We’ve scoured the globe for some of the most beautiful flower displays open to the public. If you’re a fan of beautiful flowers both cultivated and wild, check this list out.

Lights Out: Abandoned American Drive-Ins

The first drive-in movie theater was opened in the United States in 1915. This innovation marked yet another step in the American entertainment industry. For the first time ever, families could see a movie together without having to get out of their car. Although for a time, drive-in movie theaters were popular all over the United States, with almost a thousand open during their heyday in the 1950s and 60s, the rise of the luxurious multiplex drove most American drive-ins out of business.

Mini Guide to South Africa

South Africa is the southernmost country in the African continent with a population of approximately 56 million people (24th most populous nation). It has a coastline of nearly 2,800 kilometers being part of both the Indian and Atlantic Ocean. It has a difficult history of racial segregation (apartheid) and massive inequality, despite having the seventh…