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Saba: The Unspoiled Queen of Netherlands

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Saba is an island in the Caribbean sea of the Netherlands. The island of Saba has a land of 13 km2 with a population of around 2000 inhabitants. The people of this island speak Dutch and English and the official currency used here is USD. ‘Saba’ is a term derived from the Greek and Arabic language term Sheba which means ... Read More »

Amid Palm Trees and Waves: Fiji

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The island country in South Pacific Ocean, Fiji has close to 300 islands. The diverse and vibrant cultural heritage of the place along with its idyllic beauty makes it a popular tourist destination. As most of these islands are not populated, Fiji boasts of an unspoiled and untouched natural beauty. The wide expanses of vivid blues, rich marine life, reefs, the ... Read More »

Bali – A Spectacular Blend of Mountains and Beaches

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The smallest sphere of Indonesia is Bali. It owns the islands between Lombok and Java. More than 3,890,757 people live in these islands which includes most of the people of Hindu community. Because of its beautiful mountains, sandy beaches, rough coastlines and landscapes the island is known as the Islands of the Gods. It is the biggest tourist destination and ... Read More »

Vietnam: Land with Great War History

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Vietnam is a thin long country of Southeast Asia. It is surrounded by China in the north, Laos in the North West and Columbia in the South West. It is officially known as the Socialist Republic of Vietnam (SRV). It is ranked 8th in the list of Asia’s most populated countries with a total population of over 90 million people. ... Read More »

Table Mountains of Cape Town

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Cape Town is one of the most populated cities of South Africa and the regional capital of Western Cape. The City of Cape Town forms an important part of the metropolitan municipality. The metropolis is famous for the natural scenery and the harbour in the Cape floral kingdom, along with various landmarks such as Cape Point and Table Mountain. Cape ... Read More »

Mesmerizing Beauty of Gangtok, Sikkim

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One of the least populous states of India, Sikkim is a state replete with beauty and religious importance. Sikkim borders Nepal, Bhutan and Tibet Autonomous Region of China on different sides.  Gangtok, Sikkim’s capital literally means Hill Top. It is a scenic Hill Station which has beautiful mountains, beds of lush greenery, stunning falls and vivid flora and fauna. Besides ... Read More »

Morocco – The Oasis of Sahara

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One of the most popular African countries of all, Morocco is rich of history, culture, diversity and beautiful landscape. The country which lies on the western fringes of the African continent kissed by the Atlantic Ocean and the Mediterranean Sea at its coast is a beautiful oasis of culture and nature in the Saharan desert. The ‘Western Kingdom’ has been ... Read More »

Iceland, The Country of Volcanoes and Natural Geysers

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Iceland is one of the most sparsely populated Nordic island between the Artic Oceans and the North Atlantic, in Europe. Iceland saw its independence in 1918 and was declared a republic in 1944. After World War 2, Iceland saw its prosperity, earlier of which the country depended only on fishing and agriculture. After the Great Britain, Iceland is the second ... Read More »