Every continent has its picturesque hits. These places swell with tourists and photographers, while other beautiful spots stay yet to be discovered. If you choose to explore such offbeat pearls, you will find that they have more authenticity and ambiance. After all, fewer travelers mean fewer crowds, traffic problems, and touristy gimmicks.CubaWhen they say “carnival”, you say “Rio de Janeiro”. However, many countries have their unique carnival tradition. Carnival of Santiago de Cuba is one... continue reading
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McLeodganj is a mini Hilltown, residing as the crown of the Dharamshala town a landmark in Himachal Pradesh. History of McLeodganj which makes it so unique in the whole world is that it used to be a major vacation town during the British era and later under Indian Government, it was gifted as the abode of His Holiness Dalai Lama. There are still many historical buildings standing tall in the town of Mcleodganj reminding us of Victorian-era architecture. One of them is a famous church.... continue reading
Hey Everyone.first of all let me tell you a little bit about my self, i am the House photographer for United Nation Indonesia and i travel a lot, I've been to over 90+ countries and i love to document Culture, People and Landscape.Believe me when i tell you that Iran is one of the most beautiful country i have been to the people are friendly and the landmarks are colorful and beautiful.Here is a few photograph that i took in Iran continue reading
Life for innocent villagers during the middle-age was tough, roaming bandits, looting troops of neighbouring war-lords and coming under the crossfire of the wars of powerful and land-hungry kingdoms kept people under constant danger of loosing properties and even worse, their lifes.Were and how to build a new village using natural conditions was basic and the guys of Castellfollit de la Roca chose well indeed.High towering basalt cliffs and the confluence of two rivers, the Fluvia and the Tornell... continue reading
Among the many fortified towns of Catalonia, Montfalco Enmurallat is one of the best conserved and spectacular ones, it is a walled town and castel with first historic references from the eleventh century and with no buildings beyond the walls. It is located in the comarca of Lleida and surrounded by vast fields with a predominance of wheat production.A very recomendable restaurant in the same center of the town allows the visitor to enjoy a memorable day submerging himself in the historic and... continue reading
I like traveling, taking pictures and I like good food too. I admire marketeers,for example, on French and Italian markets and street stands, how long and beautifully they describe about producing cheese or sausageyou want to buy.In the beautiful Provence - in the city of Arles, the marketeer so beautifully described the cheese and its production. I can´t French, but I think we were understood very well. Conversely, a few years agoimpressed me twoyoungladieswho have gone... continue reading
From pieces of Phoenician art dating from the seventh century BC found in Cyprus and passing the Forbidden City in China, to the temple of Abydos in Egypt we can find the same and mysterious design of the famous "flower of life".certainly there is no knowledge of who was the first to design this figure and what was his real purpose for it, some people attribute exoteric powers to the flower of life ; But the most amazing thing is that this figure can be found throughout the world in different ancient... continue reading
Jordan is a young state that occupies an ancient land, one that bears the traces of many civilizations. Separated from ancient Palestine by the Jordan River, the region played a prominent role in biblical history. It is among the most politically liberal countries of the Arab world. Few glimpses of Jordan are captured here. continue reading
>During the Qing dynasty, certain social strata emerged. Among them were the Banners , mostly Manchu, who as a group were called Banner People pinyin: qí rén). Manchu women typically wore a one-piece dress that retrospectively came to be known as the qípáo Manchu: sijigiyan or banner gown).it quickly developed, becoming very popular from 1912 to 1949.In 1929, Cheongsam was decided by the National Republic of China to be one of the national dresses.In fact, the ancient Han Chinese authentic... continue reading
Spring Festival is one of the most distinctive traditional festivals in China. It is generally referred to as the new year's Eve and the first day of the first month. In the folk, the traditional sense of the Spring Festival is refers to from the wax from the eighth day of the twelfth lunar month festival (December 23, 24 ), until the fifteenth day of the first lunar month, which with new year's Eve and the first day of the first climax. During the Spring Festival, China's Han and many ethnic minorities... continue reading
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