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WORLDKINGS – Worldkings News – Asia Records Institute (ASRI) JW Marriott Hotel Shanghai: House world’s highest library from ground level

JW Marriott Hotel Shanghai is a 5-star Shanghai hotel near historic attractions and the Shanghai business center. JW Marriott Hotel Shanghai at Tomorrow Square...

WORLDKINGS – Worldkings News – Europe Records Institute (EURI) Post-och Inrikes Tidningar: World’s oldest existing weekly newspaper

Post- och Inrikes Tidningar or PoIT is the government newspaper and gazette of Sweden and the country's official notification medium for announcements like bankruptcy...

WORLDKINGS – Worldkings News – Europe Records Institute (EURI) Racecourse Ground: World’s oldest international football stadium

The Racecourse Ground, branded as My Racecourse, in Wrexham, Wales, is the home of Wrexham A.F.C. The Racecourse Ground is the largest stadium in North...

WORLDKINGS – Worldkings News – Australia Records Institute (AURI) Melbourne’s Tram: Largest operational urban tram network in the world

Trams are a major form of public transport in Melbourne, the capital city of the state of Victoria, Australia. As of May 2017, the...

WORLDKINGS – Worldkings News – Europe Records Institute (EURI) Philae: First robotic lander to land on a comet nucleus

On 12 November 2014, Philae touched down on the comet, but it bounced when its anchoring harpoons failed to deploy and a thruster designed...

WORLDKINGS – Worldkings News – Europe Records Institute (EURI) Ebenezer Place: World’s shortest street

The street measures just 6 feet 9 inches (2.06 meters) long, beating the previous record of 17 feet or 5.2 meters set by Elgin...

WORLDKINGS – Worldkings News – Europe Records Institute (EURI) Titlis Rotair: World’s first rotating cable car

Titlis is the highest mountain in the portion of the Uri Alps north of the Susten Pass. This part of the range is located...

WORLDKINGS – Worldkings News – Europe Records Institute (EURI) Anti-Slavery International: World’s oldest international human rights organization

Anti-Slavery International, founded as the British and Foreign Anti-Slavery Society in 1839, is an international non-governmental organization, registered charity, and advocacy group, based in...

WORLDKINGS – Worldkings News – Europe Records Institute (EURI) Hiltl Restaurant: World’s oldest oldest continuously open vegetarian restaurant

Hiltl Restaurant is a vegetarian restaurant in Switzerland. The restaurant, founded in 1898, is the oldest continuously open vegetarian restaurant in the world. The...

WORLDKINGS – Worldkings News – Asia Records Institute (ASRI) Balcony: Highest weather station on Earth

Mount Everest is home to many weather stations that gather valuable high-altitude weather data, including the highest weather station on Earth, the Balcony Station,...

WORLDKINGS – Worldkings News – Australia Records Institute (AURI) Byron Bay Train: World’s first schedule solar train

The Byron Bay Train is a not-for-profit passenger rail service in Byron Bay, New South Wales. Since commencing in December 2017, it operates on...

WORLDKINGS – Worldkings News – Europe Records Institute (EURI) Glasgow Tower: World’s tallest rotating tower

Glasgow Tower (formerly the Millennium Tower) is a 127 meters (417 ft) free-standing landmark observation tower located on the south bank of the River...

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WORLDKINGS – Worldkings News – America Records Institute (AMRI) Steve Mann: Creator of the world’s first digital eyeglass

William Stephen George Mann (born 8 June 1962) is a Canadian engineer, professor, and inventor who works in augmented reality, computational photography, particularly wearable...

Top 500 places to visit before you die (P.32) Rio de Janeiro: The Marvelous City

The breathtakingly beautiful city is home to landmark sites like the Christ the Redeemer statue and world-class art museums. Sprinkle in beach volleyball matches,...

WORLDKINGS – Worldkings News – Australia Records Institute (AURI) Kiandra Snow Shoe Club: World’s longest continuously running ski club

The Kiandra Snow Shoe Club was founded in the gold-mining district of Kiandra, New South Wales (NSW), Australia by three Norwegians—as early as 1861...

Italian Icebreaker Sets Record Reaching Furthest Point South

The growing threats of climate change to the Antarctic and southern ocean ecosystems have yet again been highlighted as an Italian icebreaker that set...