I’m sure we all know about the seafaring Scandinavians. However, we think we know everything about them, typically their stereotype kind of lore. What if I tell you that there’s lots of facts you might not know about them? It’s time we found out the truth, right? No horned helmets Forget almost every Viking costume… Continue reading Fun facts about Vikings
William Shakespeare has always intrigued me to start studying English literature, and to become a writer myself, in a sense. Moreover, his adaptation of words usage is certainly very interesting, yet sophisticated in its own way. So, for today’s post, I thought that it’d be fun to share some fun facts about this man! His… Continue reading Fun facts about William Shakespeare
Those who know me, know I’m a sucker for ancient history facts. Where we talked about Egypt once, and Celtic mythology, today will be all about ancient Rome! So, let’s jump right in! Rome was founded by two brothers nursed by a she-wolf The two twin brothers were called Romulus and Remus and were abandoned… Continue reading Fun facts about ancient Rome
A dear friend requested for me to write a post about Celtic mythology. So, here I am today to share my knowledge with my readers! Get a cup of tea, or coffee, lean back and enjoy reading! They’re not from Ireland or Scotland Despite the fact that the term ‘Celtic’ has become synonymous with people… Continue reading Facts about Celtic mythology
I’ve always been really invested in the history and mythology of Egypt, Greek, Roman etc. I’ve done tons of research about Greek mythology for my book, and with so many more cultures/countries/ancient history. But today’s post is purely about the Greek mythology and its facts. So, shall we begin? Hercules The saying ‘Taking the bull… Continue reading Facts about Greek mythology
We all get thunder and lightning every once in a while, moreover during summer. But why’s that? And how does lightning work exactly? That and more will be discussed in today’s post. So, sit tight and let yourself be amazed! Lightning with clear sky It’s not always necessary to have a dark thundercloud above your… Continue reading Facts about thunder and lightning
I’ve always loved Egypt and the ancient history. I once wanted to do my essay about it, because I also knew a lot about it due to books my grandpa gave me when I was younger, but my teacher at the time said I was too dumb for it. Oh well, it left me to… Continue reading Facts about ancient Egypt
How often don’t you hear someone say: I never dream! Or: I dream literally every night! It leaves people wondering if all people actually dream or not. Well, that and way more facts will be discussed in today’s post! So, without further ado: let’s get into it before anyone falls asleep 😉 We dream every… Continue reading Facts about dreaming during the night
My dad and I went to a piece of The Atlantic Wall yesterday as we both have always been interested in anything war related. We both find it important to visit such places and relive the history (for as far as possible). I’ve visited multiple museums and spots like concentration camps, bunkers etc. But instead… Continue reading Facts about The Atlantic Wall
Not gonna lie, I’ve always been very interested in this subject. I have a black cat, so I guess it makes sense. But no, that’s not why I adopted a black cat. In any case, witches have always been a very sore subject within the history of humanity. And so, I thought it was a… Continue reading Facts about witches and witchcraft
With the news that Johnny might return as Jack Sparrow, (only rumours, I’m hoping it’s true) I thought it was a fun idea to share some fun facts and myths about pirates. It may contain history/truths and some old-fashioned made up stories. So, without further ado: let’s go hunt for treasure! I mean, stories. Arrrr.… Continue reading Fun facts and myths about pirates
Christmas is literally around the corner! Today is the last day before Christmas officially begins, so it’s the perfect opportunity to share some fun Christmas facts to share tonight and/or tomorrow! So, before Christmas Eve begins without us, I say we get started! 1. Jingle Bells It was officially written for Thanksgiving in 1857 by… Continue reading Fun Christmas facts to get the Christmas hype started!
I saw this tag wandering around the internet and thought: why not join in on the bandwagon? You’re supposed to tell 25 fun facts about you travelling. Doesn’t sound that hard, does it? Not to me, so I suggest we get started right away! 1. When I was eight years old, my mum and dad,… Continue reading Travel tag: 25 travel facts
Everyone knows the UK, at least geographical wise. It’s my beloved country that I wish I could return to, but can’t because of Covid. In any case, seeing as I miss it so much, I figured: why not make a post with fun facts? We all know I love fun facts just as much as… Continue reading Fun facts about the UK
I wrote a post with fun facts about our moon not to long ago (actually only 2 days) and read a comment asking for fun facts about the sun. So, here I am, with some interesting things most people don’t know about when it comes to our one and only sun. Without further ado: let’s… Continue reading Fun facts about our one and only sun!
I think I’m right about the fact that we only have one moon. Same goes for the sun, earth and all the other planets. So, I figured: why not go in depths about our beloved moon? Let’s take a look at some interesting fun facts, shall we? It’s our only permanent natural satellite But out,… Continue reading Fun facts about our beloved moon!
You ever wonder why some say that the truth is far more confusing than fiction? Well, because it’s true. As we all know, the world hides many secrets and has done and shown some pretty incredible things that no one thought possible. So, let’s take a look at some weird, but true facts, shall we?… Continue reading Weird facts that are hard to believe while they’re true
Many different Halloween creatures stalk the streets for trick-or-treating- during Halloween. And so, for the horror-loving (word) nerds among us, these strange and far-flung origins of these monster names might be exactly what you want to know! Witches This word originates from Old English. The earliest one refers to a male practitioner of sorcery and… Continue reading Halloween creatures and the origin of their names
I know that oceans are slowly disappearing (as a parting gift from climate change). Nevertheless, all that lives beneath the water’s surface is still astonishing. And, to hopefully help you realise the oceans need help, I’ll share some amazing facts that some don’t know or have forgotten about! Our oceans cover more than 70% of… Continue reading Amazing fun facts about the ocean
As most people know by now, I love myself some facts. Or facts that don’t make any sense, but are fun to know regardless. In any case, I got a few psychological ones, whereas some of them are also considered hacks. So, use it to your advantage 😉 1. Whenever you walk through a door,… Continue reading Psychological facts and hacks that are fun to know