Descriptive Essay Samples

One of the most popular forms of essays, it is important to grasp how to write one. Look at our samples of descriptive essays to understand how to write them on your own.

The Most Expensive Photograph Ever Sold

A long time has passed since photography was used to only record memorable events, and turned into one of the most popular forms of visual…

The Empire State Building

The United States was the first country to build skyscrapers. The amazing technology used to raise buildings that seemed to touch the sky has developed…

Angkor Wat

Each country in the world has contributed to the world’s cultural heritage. One of the most contributing parts of the world to cultural heritage is…

Taj Mahal

Although technological progress in the 21st century has enabled people to construct amazing buildings, it does not mean that in the past that people could…

Tokyo Skytree

Japan is widely known as a country of wonders. Indeed, not to mention its magnificent contrasts on the edge of modernity and traditionalism, this country…

A Photograph of Cartier-Bresson

Photography has undoubtedly become one of the most impressive and important visual arts of the 20th century, and affected other branches of art significantly. This…

The Latest Mammalian Species Discovered

Ancient scientists must have had much more work than their modern colleagues, as there were a plethora of undiscovered phenomena, laws of nature, animal species,…

Have You Ever Seen an Oarfish?

Humankind has resided on Earth for thousands of years. Though before the 18th century, scientific progress had a rather slow pace, starting from the 20th…

The Silk Route

The Silk Route Centuries prior to the Internet, much earlier than the steam engine, and well before the arrival of the airplane, there still existed…

The Brooklyn Bridge

The Brooklyn Bridge’s construction is one of the great achievements in United States history and helped pave the way for New York City’s rapid expansion…

Mark Zuckerberg’s Three Main Attributes

Mark Zuckerberg, one of the five co-founders of Facebook, knew exactly what he was doing when he propelled himself into the computer programming business. As…

Sir John Maynard Keynes

Although Sir John Maynard Keynes’ fame is limited to the field of economics, he held sway in affecting governmental policy to a large extent during…

The Terracotta Army

Chinese civilization has produced an uncountable number of artifacts valued the world over and considered to be humanity’s cultural heritage. For an example, one needs…

The Jallianwalla Bagh Massacre

Jallianwalla Bagh is a public garden in Amritsar, in the province of Punjab, where thousands of Hindus, Muslims, and Sikhs had gathered for the celebration…

The Person I Am

An innate question for humans beings is, “Who am I?” A failure to answer this question can be disastrous for our well-being, since it refers…

The Great Wall of China

China is the largest country in Asia and the world’s most populous nation. It also has one of the world’s oldest and continuous civilizations. The…

A Walk in the Park

Living in the city is hard, even for those who were born in the industrialized environment of crowded streets, huge supermarkets, crammed subways and polluting…

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