Travel and Places
Visiting Ventimiglia, Italy, Overlooked by Its Medieval Cathedral Tower: Reaching for the Sky & Subterranean Rumblings
The Cathedral at Ventimiglia, Italy, is set conspicuously upon a hill overlooking the city; its history and associations are set deep in obscure allusions.
Nartiyang Durga Temple, Meghalaya, India - One of the 51 Shaktipeethas Called Jayanti
The Durga temple of Nartiyang, West Jayantia Hills, Meghalaya, India is a very important temple dedicated to Goddess Durga. It is considered as one of the 51 Shaktipeethas, the most important places associated with Shakta cult of Hinduism.
Long Distance Relationships Made Easy with Travel Gear from DRiiBE (A Product Review)
Traveling back and forth in a long distance relationship can wear you out. DRiiBE has a line of products that helps simplify the process and lets you focus on your partner. You no longer have to worry about the nitty-gritty when it comes to packing and getting to your loved one's home.
Bhimashankar of Assam, the Little Known 6th Jyotirlingam of Lord Shiva
Bhimashankar is the 6th of the 12 Jyotirlingams, the 12 most potent manifestations of Lord Shiva. However, there is a controversy about the "real" Bhimashankar. Two places claim to be the original Bhimashankar - one near Pune, Maharashtra and the other near Guwahati, Assam.
Maluan Es Falls in the Philippines
Maluan Es Falls is Davao City's most beautiful waterfall. "MALUAN ES Falls", also called Mantubag Waterfalls, it has 3 series of falls. You can actually choose if you want to pick the first 2 falls, which is the easiest way, or if you want to complete the all series of waterfalls.
Gems of the Eastern Cape: Glamping at Milkwood Bend
A relatively new concept is called Glamping - a kind of more sophisticated camping.
The Closest We Can Ever Come To Experience Hell In Reality
Hell! A myth for the atheists, and a place where the sinners will meet for the religious. Each religion has its concept of hell, but all of the things these concepts have in common is the fact that hell would be a place where we would burn to a crisp every single second.
Southwest England: Seaton, Beer and Sidmouth in Devon; Lyme Regis in Dorset; Coastal Resorts, Fishing Ports
Take a visit to Devon and Dorset in the south of England with me, by way of a short holiday. Come and visit pretty coastal towns and villages and this beautiful, ancient countryside, with its Jurassic Coast, taking you back in time.
The tallest PANCHARATNA temple of Murshidabad district, West Bengal - Vrindavan Chandra temple, Gobarhati
Vrindavan Chandra temple of Gobarhati village in Murshidabad district, West Bengal, India is the The tallest PANCHARATNA temple of the district. Constructed in 1694 AD and renovated in 1994, this beautiful temple is dedicated to Lord Madanmohan (a form of Lord Krishna) and his divine consort Radha.
Travel Guide - Lava Beds National Monument, Tulelake, California
Explore the high desert of Northern California while learning about geology, and the history and art of the Klamath and Modoc tribes. This park features something for every member of the family.
Nrisinghadeva Temple, Gokarna, Murshidabad, West Bengal, India
Temples dedicated to Lord Nrisinghadeva (Narasingha/Narasimha), the 4th Avatara or reincarnation of Lord Vishnu is rather rare in this vast country with innumerable temples dedicated to different gods and goddesses. In this article one such temple from West Bengal is discussed.
11 Best Yoga and Meditation Centers in Haridwar
Haridwar is an ancient Hindu pilgrimage site and the second largest yoga and meditation center in India after Rishikesh. , with many high level yoga institutes. It has many world class yoga and meditation institutes, know the 11 best yoga institutes in Haridwar.
Kaleshwar - the tallest Siva temple of West Bengal, India
Kaleshwar temple is the tallest Shiva temple in West Bengal, situated in a remote village in the district of Birbhum. Besides being an architectural beauty, the temple, along with the satellite temples accompanying it, has a rich history, and is a very important temple dedicated to Lord Shiva.
Travelling Solo - Is it for You?
Many people fear the idea of travelling alone. Ok, solo. I am one of those people. But when so many people are unable to go on that trip with you for so many reasons, should that stop you from going on your dream trip? I'm an introvert and I took the leap. I hope my story can convince you too.
Temples on Lord Shiva's Body Parts
There are stories about Lord Shiva’s different body parts being present at different places. Of these stories, one is well known and associated with legends of Panch Kedar but in another lesser known story, Shiva’s navel, chest and footprints are present at 4 different temples in Assam.
5 Incredible Things to Do on Your Holiday in Sri Lanka
From hiking in Ella to exploring ruins of ancient cities and lounging about in golden sandy beaches, there's no end to the remarkable activities you can do when holidaying in Sri Lanka.
The Top 10 Holiday Attractions in London This Winter
If you’re into twinkling lights and delicious Christmas market cookies, there’s no better time to visit London than in December.
10 Places in India to Enjoy in Winter if You’re a Winter Loving Person
India has some beautiful places that offer snowy landscapes to enjoy an amazing winter. Here are 10 Such places that will give you snowy fun.
For Airbnb Guests Only: 6 Secrets to a Happy Airbnb Stay
Exclusively for Airbnb guests: How to evaluate Airbnb offerings and potential hosts for a happy stay and great experience. Six secrets for guests only. Text
Heritage 63: There Are Trees ... and There Are Trees
Epping Forest is reputedly England's oldest forest, a mixture of open glades, thick clusters of trees, impenetrable undergrowth, odd corners ... weird tree growths. Let's take a closer look at the latter, and there's no shortage. Come along then, don't hang about ...
E.R. Ann Taylor Park: Historic Forested Oasis in Houston
Visiting this forested oasis will open your eyes to history. It includes the Civil War and slavery, interracial marriage, the discovery of oil on the property, and what has become a wildlife nature preserve.
Wander in the Splendid of Jalgaon: My Travel Diary
Explore places by visiting Jalgaon, Maharashtra in India to find your solace in the lap of nature.
Visiting the Lanesborough Hotel: Commemorating a Republic of Ireland Town in the Heart of London, England
The Lanesborough Hotel, in Central London, England, commemorates, through the name of a family which was formerly prominent socially, a vibrant town in the Republic of Ireland. It lies a fairly short walking distance from the Embassy of Ireland.
7 Incredible Facts About India's Architectural Wonder: The Kailasa Tample
India is one of the world's most mysterious and beautiful countries. Kailasa Temple in India has been described as the World's Architectural Wonder. In this blog, we will discuss the characteristics that contribute to its status as a UNESCO World Heritage-listed site.
Visiting Glanmore House, Belleville, Ontario: Recalling the Curious Historiography of Prime Minister Bowell of Canada
A National History Site of Canada, with nationally acclaimed Second Empire architecture; it contains artifacts including the Sir Mackenzie Bowell Collection, named for a 19th century Prime Minister of Canada whom — oddly — Canadians have seemingly spared no effort to try to forget.
My Top 20 Best Places to Eat in Malaga (Spain) - Part I
You all know I'm from Malaga. This means I have some great knowledge about the best places to eat in my hometown! If you're travelling to Malaga, these are some awesome restaurants you should try.
Day 2 - Part 1: Finding My Path: Navigating Casablanca and Discovering Beauty in Tangier
A long walk to the Hassan II Grand Mosque and a train to Tangier
After the Cayman Islands; to the End
After we left the Cayman Islands we knew we were on the home stretch. What we didn't know is what lay ahead. After about two years sailing around the world and having one adventure after another, we had no idea what adventure lay ahead
What Does Charles Dickens and Anna Sewell Have in Common?
I will explain what Charles Dickens and Anna Sewell have in connection with Great Yarmouth in Norfolk, England.
A Calling to Discover: Why I Took My First Solo Trip
The reasons and motivations behind my first solo trip abroad.