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The Lovely Palm Islands: Dubai

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These set of beautiful palm islands named Palm Jumeirah and Palm Jebel Ali are two artificially made islands in the shape of palm trees. Intended to boost tourism in Dubai, these lovely islands are quite the work of art. They are also a mark of man’s progress alongside the improvement of technology over the years. Though the idea of the ... Read More »

The Hidden Treasures of Santorini: Greece

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This tiny island, hidden away in the southern Aegean Sea, is a charming beauty to behold. Famous for its delicious food, stunning scenery, romantic sunsets, and gorgeous beaches, Santorini is one of those rare tourist locations that offers a completely unique experience to any traveller. Having a large number of exotic beaches such as the red beach, white beach, black ... Read More »

Paradise for Bird Watchers: Chilika

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The Chilika Lake is spread over three districts of Odisha, namely, Puri, Khurda and Ganjam, along the eastern coast of India. Covering an expanse of 1100 km2,  Chilika is, in fact, the world’s second largest coastal lagoon. The coastline has moved eastward over the period of time. Though widely thought to be a saltwater lake, the Chilika is actually a ... Read More »

Sultan Ahmed Mosque, Istanbul

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“A truly great book should be read in youth, again in maturity and once more in old age, as a fine building should be seen by morning light, at noon and by moonlight.” This majestic mosque of Istanbul, definitely stands tall in the sands of time. The beauty, grandeur and brilliance that are associated with this great monument make it ... Read More »

Of World Heritage Sites: Urbino, Italy

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Founded by an ancient civilization of Italy called the Umbrians, Urbino (Urbinum Hortense in Latin) is a vibrant town in the northern part of La Marche in central Italy. The city was later occupied by the Etruscans, Celts, Gauls and finally the Romans in the 3rd century B.C. However it was in the 12th century B.C when the power was ... Read More »

Visit the City of Many Colors: Oslo, Norway

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This place is hugely populated but manages to attract more and more tourists because of its uncompromised beauty and dynamic culture. There are a lot of names given by people to this city like the Viking City, the culture city, the winter capital and the city of rolling green hills. You guessed it right; it is Oslo, the capital of ... Read More »

The Thriving Diversity of Okavango Delta: Botswana

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Nestled in nature’s lap itself, this magical Delta region of Botswana is a must visit for everyone. It offers to tourists a unique and heavenly experience with its extraordinary scenery, its majestic wildlife and beautiful weather. The Okavango Delta has consistently reserved a spot amongst the seven natural wonders of South Africa. Because of its natural beauty and diverse wildlife, ... Read More »