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The Indian Scotland- Coorg, Karnataka

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A picturesque hill station in Karnataka, popular for its coffee plantations, Coorg is popularly known as the Scotland of India.The scenic beauty of Coorg more than lives up to its reputation. Madikeri is the capital city in Coorg, which was established in 17th century. Its history includes the rule of many kingdoms and dynasties including Gangas, Cholas, Hoysalas, invasion by Mysore ... Read More »

The Land of Sexy Beaches – Miami

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This city of United States lies to the south east of the country in the state Florida. It occupies most of the land of Florida. Miami lies in the low latitude zone and thus has a savanna sub-tropical climate. It has warm and dry season from November to April and a wet, hot season during rest of the year. The ... Read More »

Dublin: The Town of Hurdled Ford

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Dublin, the capital of Ireland, is the favorite place for most of the international tourists. The popularity of Dublin can be seen from its tourists. The vivacity, nightlife and the tourists sightseeing are noteworthy. That’s why the place is among the list of very popular cities. Over two million people live in the Greater Dublin area as the size of ... Read More »

Mount Godwin Austen – The highest peak of India

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K2 also known as Mount Godwin Austen is the second highest mountain peak after Mount Everest. From the great Trigonometric Survey its name has been derived as Thomas Montogomerie made the first survey of the Karakoram from Mount Haramukh to the south, and he sketched two of the most prominent peaks namely K1 and K2. Its elevation is around 8,611 ... Read More »

The Devilish Mountain : Nanga Parbat

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Nanga Parbat, the westernmost Himalayas are ninth highest in the world and second highest in Pakistan. Well, the naked mountains are enveloped by the Indus River which ends in the plains. This was the geographical definition of the place. The scarier one says that is the most killer mountain of the world and is named as “Killer Mountain” or “Mountain ... Read More »

Siena Cathedral – The Peak Of Magnificence

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Siena Cathedral is a medieval age church situated in Siena, located 40 miles south of Florence, Italy . Siena is a city in Italy which is known for its black and white colour buildings. It was a part of Roman Catholic  marian church and now to Santa Maria Assunta . The Cathedral was designed and built between  1215 – 1263 ... Read More »