Croatia: A Classic Destination To Visit
April 2, 2014 – 4:06 am | No Comment
To experience the overwhelming beauty of nature a trip to Croatia is a must, and the memories of this trip will be etched in your heart for eternity. Behind the overwhelming beauty of Croatia lies a tumultuous history of conquest by Greeks, Romans, Turks, Venetian emperors, to name a few, but mother nature has been kind to the country to overcome all the conquests and still retain its old world charm  [...]

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Introducing Lima
November 20, 2009 | Fascinating Cities | No Comment
Introducing Lima
One of the largest cities of Peru, Lima’s architecture is mix-match of many styles due to variations that took place in its history. Cultural as well as economic hub of Peru, the city is satiated with great history and excellent culture. It is located in the midst of the foothills of the Andes and the Pacific Ocean. A doorway to sensational sights like Lake Titicaca, Amazon jungle and last but not the least Machu Picchu, it becomes the must visit spot for the tourists to Peru. With this, Lima has become one of the renowned tourism industries in the world. The city founded in 1535 by Francisco Pizarro, a Spanish Conquistador, and its culture is inspired from Andean, Asian and European.  In 1988, the Historic Center of Lima was pronounced as the UNESCO World Heritage Site. The city possesses  [...]


Introducing Cusco
November 20, 2009 | Fascinating Cities | No Comment
Introducing Cusco
With it’s incredible beauty and vibrant ancient feel, the city is becoming one of the prime tourist centers, as a million number of visitors throng the city every year to spend their time qualitatively. Once there, the magnificent city will force you to extend your holiday tour. Many sights are located in a walking distance from each other. The combination of historical and archeological sights will give a pleasurable surprise to your eyes. The Sacred Valley of the Incas, Machu Picchu-one of the best archeological places worldwide, and of course nearby Inca Ruins of Sacsayhuaman, Qenko, Pucapucara and Tambomachay, will lure you towards themselves. The city center is very tiny in size and hence you can take a glimpse of the city by walking rather than hiring any transport. While on foot, the  [...]


Visiting The Attractions Of Cusco
November 20, 2009 | Fascinating Cities | No Comment
Visiting The Attractions Of Cusco
Main Square The square has been a witness to various historical events of the city and during the time of Incas it was known as the 'Square of the warrior'. The journey of stunning 'Inti Raymi' begins from here every year. Coricancha and Santo Domingo The convent is a best example of the most delicate works of architecture in Cusco. The convent is constructed over the extravagant Temple of Qoricancha. A long time ago, the walls of the temple were decorated with gold sheets. Museo Inka The museum displays the best collection of Inca artifacts and you can take the glimpses of the works like jewellery, gold and metal work, and paintings, among all. The Temple of San Blas It came into existence in the 16th century and here you can take a look at finest wood carving patterns of Spanish style. Cathedral  [...]


Best Cultural And Historic Destinations Worldwide
October 21, 2009 | Travel Destinations | No Comment
Best Cultural And Historic Destinations Worldwide
People, who have got bored of the repetitive humdrum of ski resorts or beaches; catch this distinct list of top cultural and historic destinations. The countries have made it to my list because they have catered as home to great historic civilizations, witnessed legendary battles, noteworthy statesmen, revolutions and other such aspects which have played a major role in molding the world and presenting in front of us, as we see it. Believe me, every country that exists in nature would have made to this list, but while selecting them I have taken into account those destinations that are safe to travel and teach essential and varied aspects about life ranging from arts, humanities, life, culture, history, but remembering the point that history is a never-ending string. For instance: Iraq has  [...]