Posts Tagged: temple

7 Buddhist Temples Everyone Should Visit

Boudhanath

Buddhism is one of the most astonishing things that humanity has ever seen throughout the millennia. Essentially a spiritual path, a dharma, that many people call a religion, it has managed to propagate peace, love, and compassion in the hearts of thousands. Thus, today it is time for us to explore some of the most… Read more »

Visit Jerusalem – The Holy City

Jerusalem is one of those cities that are impossible to miss due to its sky-piercing reputation. Known by many as the Holy City, it served as host to numerous historical events that ended up shaping our world. Situated proudly upon a plateau in the Judean Mountains between the Dead and the Mediterranean Seas, it is… Read more »

Visit Kolkata – The City of Palaces

With a metropolitan population way over 14 million, Kolkata (also known as Calcutta) is one of the largest and most important cities in India. Situated proudly on the Hooghly River, Kolkata is stretched upon a land area of 185 square kilometres (the metropolitan area expands to 1,886). In fact, its metropolitan area is so vast… Read more »

The 6 Most Famous Walls of the World

Walls have been built by our ancestors for a multitude of purposes but their main function was usually to protect, or, better said, to keep out the presence of something unwanted (or someone). Yet no matter what the walls did, they did achieve segregation. Let us hop into the list and explore the most famous… Read more »

The 7 Most Awe-Inspiring Pyramids of the World

Are you one of those people who are fascinated by ancient structures whose meanings have not yet been discovered? Are you the type of person who visits ancient sites and contemplates their grandeur? Well, then we have just the thing for you for we are going to explore the most spectacular pyramids found in all… Read more »

Visit Hong Kong – The Fragrant Harbour

Travelling to or from Hong Kong isn’t all that simple, nor is it easy to determine what country it pertains to. To put this into perspective, let us explain what we are talking about. Hong Kong is an autonomous area (officially known as Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People’s Republic of China) run… Read more »

Visit Osaka – The Shadow of the Samurai

Have you ever heard the expression “designated city”? Well Osaka of Japan is just that – a city that has been named as such by the government. This usually means that it has to have more than 500.000 inhabitants. Well, let’s just say that Osaka knows exactly how to tackle the population problem. Its metropolitan… Read more »