The Lorain Lighthouse in Ohio was built in 1917. Known as the "Jewell of the Port", it was decommissioned by the Coast Guard in 1965 . It remains a beautiful photo opportunity for visitors to this day.
Check out the full list of lighthouses that make up the Duckwyn Lighthouse Series of stickers.
The Arles Amphitheatre dates back to 90 AD. Inspired by the Colosseum in Rome, the amphitheater was designed to hold over 20,000 people while they watched chariot races and hand-to-hand battles (Wikipedia). In the 5th century, it became a fortress with a small 200 house village inside.
In the early 18th century, the amphitheater returned to its original use as an arena. The houses were removed but the medieval towers remained. Today, it remains in use for bullfights, plays, and concerts.
Constructed in 1869 by King Ludwig II of Bavaria, the castle was built to be his own private retreat. He built it in honor of Richard Wagner, a German composer and theatre director. Unfortunately, he died having only spent 172 days living there. It was never fully completed. Shortly after his death, the castle was opened to the public and it remains a very popular tourist attraction to this day.
New Update: Country flags are now represented in your Duckwyn Travel Passport. It's a fun, new colorful way to show off the countries you've visited.
Just finding out about the Duckwyn Travel Passport? Get yours today.
The Great Sphinx of Giza is one of the most iconic symbols of ancient Egypt. The mythical creature, a lion with the head of a pharaoh, represents pharaoh Kharfe. It stands 20 m (66 ft) tall and measures 73 m (240 ft) long. It dates back to the reign of Charge from 2558 to 2532 BC. It joins the Great Pyramid of Giza and the Pyramid of Kharfe as the must see destination in Egypt that are now part of the Ducwkyn Travel Passport.
The Pyramid of Khafre is the second-tallest of the 3 Ancient Pyramids of Giza. It is the tomb of the pharaoh Khafre who ruled from 2558 to 2532 BC. It is now one of 3 sites in Egypt that you can add to your Duckwyn Travel Passport.
More information: Wikipedia
Join our monthly newsletter and get a summary of our favorite travel posts from around the web delivered directly to you.
Chris Wills, founder and developer of the Duckwyn Travel Passport, a travel app for parents and kids to explore and document their travel adventures.