Sri Dalada Maligawa or the Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic is a Buddhist temple in the city of Kandy, Sri Lanka. It is located in the royal palace complex of the former Kingdom of Kandy. The temple is believed to house the left upper canine tooth of the Lord Buddha himself. This precious relic attracts white-clad pilgrims, bearing lotus blossoms and frangipani, every day.
Cyprus is an island country in the Eastern Mediterranean and the third largest island in the Mediterranean. Despite being popular for its beaches, the island is multilayered. Enthralling history, a compelling culture and lifestyle, rugged interiors and landscape are all overseen by warm, hospitable people. Coastal Paphos is famed for its archaeological sites relating to the cult of Aphrodite, including ruins of palaces, tombs and mosaic-tiled villas.
The Belvedere is a historic building complex in Vienna, Austria, consisting of two Baroque palaces - the Upper and Lower Belvedere. The buildings are set in a Baroque park landscape and houses the Belvedere museum. The construction of the Upper Belvedere began as early as 1717 and was completed in 1723. Prince Eugene of Savoy an accomplished general and art connoisseur, built the Belvedere palace as his summer residence. Today, the Belvedere, one of the most important baroque buildings in…
The Faisal Mosque is the largest mosque in Pakistan, located in the national capital city of Islamabad. Completed in 1986, it was designed by Turkish architect Vedat Dalokay, shaped like a desert Bedouin's tent, is an iconic symbol of Islamabad throughout the world. #FaisalMosque #Pakistan #Islamabad #VedatDalokay #desert #iconic #world #vacation #getaway #holiday #wanderlust #paradise #trip #tourist #travel #travelideas
Mahabat Maqbara is the huge 19th-century mausoleum of a local ruler in India, which showcases intricate Indo-Islamic architectural details. Construction on the yellow-walled complex began in 1878 by Mahabat Khanji and was completed in 1892 by his successor, Bahadur Khanji. Over a decade’s worth of work culminated in elaborate carvings on the buildings’ inner and outer façades, fine arches, French-style windows, columns and shining silver doorways.
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The Japanese cherry blossom, or sakura, has long been adored by people across the globe. It is regarded as a symbol of renewal, vitality, and beauty. Springtime in Japan is synonymous with the arrival of blooms blanketing the nation with various shades of white and pink. Cherry blossoms in different parts of the city peak at different times. From January to May, different parts of the city experience this beautiful phenomena.
Menorca is one of Spain’s Balearic islands in the Mediterranean Sea. Mallorca is known for its endless beaches, from miles-long sandy crescents to rocky, turquoise-watered bays called “calas.” Pine trees fringe the coast. The capital, Mahon, is on a bluff overlooking a large harbor, with Georgian mansions and a church with 13th-century roots. Menorca also classifies under protected areas by UNESCO. Visit this beach city for a relaxing summer getaway. Log on to…
This is our new dream accommodation! The Hong Kong based company has chosen Paris to open its first European hotel – it is only 600 meters from the Eiffel Tower. The lavishly decorated suites exude style from the Napoleonic era, while spacious terraces feature great views to the city of love. #ShangriLa #Hotel #Paris #France #European #EiffelTower #Napoleonic #CityofLove #vacation #getaway #holiday #wanderlust #paradise #trip #tourist #travel #travelideas
The Leshan Giant Buddha is a 71-metre tall stone statue, built between 713 and 803, depicting Maitreya. Construction was started in 713, led by a Chinese monk named Hai Tong. He hoped that the Buddha would calm the turbulent waters that plagued the shipping vessels traveling down the river. The Buddha is located to the east of Leshan City, Sichuan Province, at the confluence of three rivers, namely, Min River, Qingyi River, and Dadu River.
Chicago from Above, USA. Our next favorite photographer – Vadim Makhorov – is a true adrenaline junky. He and his friend Vitaliy Raskalov have gone world-wide famous after series of pictures taken from the tallest buildings in.
Budapest, Hungary’s capital, is bisected by the River Danube. Its 19th-century Chain Bridge connects the hilly Buda district with flat Pest. Often described as the "Little Paris of Middle Europe", Budapest is famous not only for the monuments reflecting its own 1,000-year-old culture, but also for the relics of others who settled here. Remains from both Roman occupation and much later ruled by the Turks can still be seen in the city.
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The Oberoi Udaivilas hotel in Udaipur is regularly named the world's best hotel by top travel publications. Guests arrive by private boat and stay in luxury accommodations that are designed to resemble a traditional Indian palace.