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Aug
2018
All About the Masjid Kristal or Crystal Mosque at Terengganu in Malaysia
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From the absorbing and awe–inspiring magnificence of the San Agustin Church at Intramuros in Manila, let us take a peek into the Islamic cultural heritage of Malaysia with the Crystal Mosque at Terengganu in Malaysia, which is no short of architectural beauty and grandeur. The ‘Masjid Kristal’ or Crystal Mosque in Bahasa Malaysia was open […]
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20

Aug
2018
All About the Famous San Agustin Church at Intramurous in Manila
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The San Agustin Church, located on General Luna Drive at Intramuros in the capital city of Philippines, Manila, is one of the most beautiful places to ring your wedding bell. It is the country’s last surviving church, and UNESCO, rightly so, formally announced it as a World Heritage site in the year 1994. The design […]
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14

Aug
2018
Why is Konya One Of the Most Culturally Rich Centres of Turkey? – Part 2
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The city of Konya boasts of mesmerising architectural beauty and cultural sophistication. Let’s now travel towards Sille, which is located 8km north of the city of Konya.  It houses the famous Byzantine Aya Eleni church and many rock chapels with breathtaking frescoes. We all grew up reading the witty tales of the legendary oriental ironist […]
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10

Aug
2018
Why is Konya One Of The Culturally Rich Centres of Turkey? – Part 1
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This week we will see Turkey’s oldest and culturally rich cities – Konya, known in the Roman times as Iconium. The city of Konya served as the capital city of the Seljuk Turks between the 12th and 13th centuries and emerged as the cultural destination of the country. The period between the 12th and 13th […]
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06

Aug
2018
Are You a Shopaholic? Here is What The Dubai Shopping Festival Offers To Shoppers?
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You will be taken aback to find that only 7 per cent of Dubai’s fortune comes from oil resources.  Dubai, as shoppers would tell you, is a true paradise for those who love to fill their shopping bag to the brim. However, the best time for shopping is when the Dubai Shopping Festival (DSF), put […]
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16

Jul
2018
What Can You See On The Golden Triangle or The Delhi-Agra-Jaipur Route ?
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The Delhi-Agra-Jaipur route (or the Golden Triangle) is one of the most popular routes in India that gives one several spectacular sights all along the way. New Delhi, the capital of India, is one of the major metropolitan cities of India, with a bustling population of 2.18 crores (Source: Wikipedia.com).  It’s a unique city which […]
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14

Jul
2018
Heli-Taxi Service To Commence Between Manali and Rohtang: Himachal CM Jai Ram Thakur
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The Himachal Pradesh government has announced that it will commence heli-taxi service soon between major tourists’ spots of Manali and Rohtang Pass, which it is confident of giving a fillip to tourism in Lahaul and Kullu areas. Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur made the announcement, earlier this month, in a local public meeting. The heli-taxi […]
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13

Jul
2018
Are The Havelis Of Old Delhi Disappearing In The Tides Of Time?
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Splendid Havelis that once dotted the lanes of Old Delhi were known for their impressive doorways, stunning marble arches, and eminent occupants. But time has its own terms! Time unleashed destruction and with no hopes of the restoration of palatial homes, the grand structures, today, are left to oblivion barely identifiable. It goes without saying […]
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11

Jul
2018
News – Ooty (Nilgiris) To Get A New Botanical Garden On A Sprawling 80 Acres Of Land Soon
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Ooty, or Udhamagamandalam, as it is popularly called in Tamil Nadu, is one of the most popular hill stations in India. This charming hill station receives maximum visitors during the summer season. The cool and salubrious climate, well complemented by the lush and fertile greeneries, in Ooty, has attracted tens and thousands of tourists on […]
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