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The underrated wonder that is Mahabalipuram

I first heard about Mahabalipuram in my Class 8 or 9 Hindi textbook. While I don’t remember who the author of that piece was, but I do remember that it was about the ruminations of a sculptor who wondered about … Continue reading →...
by My Favourite Things on Dec 19, 2016

The most beautiful places in Portugal: country fado music and breathtaking landscapes

The most beautiful places in Portugal. One European destinations which has the advantage that it is hiding places of incredible beauty, delicious food, music for the soul and hospitable people. Portugal is an extremely diverse land, with its sunny be...
by We care about your travel on Jul 7, 2016

The seven wonders of Romania

They say that God was generous with Romania and endowed her with wonderful places, unique in the world, foreigners are attracted. At least for a few minutes to leave behind evils and prejudices about our country and admire … UNESCO World Herita...
by We care about your travel on Jun 22, 2016

The seven wonders of Romania

They say that God was generous with Romania and endowed her with wonderful places, unique in the world, foreigners are attracted. At least for a few minutes to leave behind evils and prejudices about our country and admire … UNESCO World Herita...
by We care about your travel on Jun 22, 2016

Facing my fears at Sigiriya

The joy of travelling means challenging yourself to see those wondrous must-see sights.
by vegeTARAian on Jun 15, 2016

10 Endangered destinations places to visit now or never

Venice, the Dead Sea, Las Vegas, glaciers in Patagonia or Madagascar could have counted the days. The world is full of incredible places, but climate change, nature and man threatens the existence of some of these spectacular destinations, according...
by We care about your travel on Jun 12, 2016

Itchan Kala: The inner fortress of Khiva

There are places that leave an impression after you have visited it. And then there are places which leave an impression on you even before you have visited it. Like Itchan Kala, the inner, fortified town of Khiva, an ancient … Continue reading...
by My Favourite Things on Jun 6, 2016

The most beautiful places in Portugal: country fado music and breathtaking landscapes

The most beautiful places in Portugal. One European destinations which has the advantage that it is hiding places of incredible beauty, delicious food, music for the soul and hospitable people. Portugal is an extremely diverse land, with its sunny be...
by We care about your travel on May 6, 2016

Northern Ireland – 2: Coastal drive to the Giant’s Causeway

 Overview: Visit to the UK is incomplete without visiting Northern Ireland. A country which has cultural links with both Republic of Ireland and the UK, is a tourist's delight.We started our morning with a scenic drive from Belfast along the coa...
by Payana: Explore India on Mar 22, 2016

A Guide to Naples Italy

Naples is the capital city of the province in which it is located and is also called as province of Naples. The city is mostly famous for its historical heritage, culture and natural beauty of the city. The city is mostly known for its history as Nap...
by eTravelTrips on Jan 7, 2016

Meet your next favourite holidays – Travel to Fiji Islands

Pic Credit: kiwicollection.com  Tourism for many countries plays a vital role in stabilizing the economy of the country. Fiji (sometimes called the Fiji Islands), is a Melanesian country in the South Pacific Ocean. Fiji became independent in 1970 a...
by Journal Edge on Dec 17, 2015

Photos: Al Diwan at Madain Saleh

Categories: Saudi Arabia Tags: Middle EastUNESCO World Heritage SiteUNESCO Cultural HeritageSaudi ArabiaMadain SalehAl Diwan Photos I’m supposed to post these photos of Al Diwan at Madain Saleh but I got so busy at work and all the research I...
by The Sojourner on Dec 11, 2015

The Great Mosque in Djenne, Mali is made of mud

the Djenne Mali masjid (Great Mosque of Djenné) to show his country’s beautiful legacy. The mosque in the city of Djenne is known as the world’s biggest mud-built structure and “the greatest achievement of the Sudano-Sahelian architecture.”...

Qasr Al Saneh – A Nabatean Architectural Wonder

Categories: Saudi Arabia Tags: Middle EastUNESCOUNESCO World Heritage SiteSaudi ArabiaMadain Saleh When visiting Madain Saleh (in Saudi Arabia’s Tabuk Province), Qasr Al Saneh would be a good place to start to learn about the Nabatean archit...
by The Sojourner on Nov 15, 2015

Mumbai Lens: Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus

The grand and Gothic-inspired building of the Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus in Mumbai is awe-inspiring at any time of the day. But when this UNESCO-listed world heritage site and the headquarters of Central Railway is lit up, it is simply stunning. &#...
by My Favourite Things on Oct 26, 2015

Winter Vacation In The Campania Region of Italy

The Campania region of southwestern Italy is quite a mixed bag. You have relatively poor areas and resorts priced for the jet set. Don't expect hot weather in the winter. The third Sunday of every month except August its capital Naples holds a really...
by eTravelTrips on Oct 19, 2015

10 reasons to visit Edinburgh

Edinburgh, the historic capital of Scotland, is a city famous for its Scottish warriors, enchanting castles, scotch whiskey and the vibrant nightlife. Prior to our visit to Edinburgh, we had this distinct picture of dark grey clouds covering the sky...
by Tales of Traveling Sisters on Sep 10, 2015

Viking River Cruise on the Danube Day 3 Part 1: Regensburg, Germany

After the foodie fest we enjoyed on Day 2, we travelled overnight and it was smooth sailing all the way. We enjoyed peaceful sleep that even if there were locks along the way, we were not disturbed at all! We woke up early that chilly, Wednesday morn...
by Traveller Soul on Aug 26, 2015

Getting to know Guanajuato, Mexico…

The Happy Nomad Guanajuato is located in the central part of Mexico, to the northwest of Mexico City and is recognised as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The city is known for its beautiful colonial-era architecture, well-preserved... by At...
by The Happy Nomad on Aug 1, 2015

George Town, Penang, Malaysia: Exploring one of the oldest towns in Malaysia

 Overview: After visiting the natural beauties of Penang in Penang Hill, the national Park and the beaches, our next destination was the famous Kek Lok Si Buddhist temple and the historic George Town, which is also a UNESCO world heritage site.
by Payana: Explore India on Jul 17, 2015


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