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The Berlin Wall: An Enduring Symbol of Freedom

Berlin, East Side Gallery

Irony is a wonderful thing. It greets you at the most unexpected place and restores your faith in the designs of fate. Consider for a fact that Berlin’s most famous tourist attraction is a place that does not, really, exist anymore. When it stood as the most potent symbol in the Cold War era, it not only divided a city ... Read More »

Prague – A European Charm


The capital city and the second largest city of Czech Republic, Prague is one of the most beautiful historical cities in the whole world. In the central Europe Prague is one of the largest cities and it has been the capital of historical Bohemian region for centuries. The city is known for its wonderful architecture, its theatres and a unique ... Read More »

Visit the Oldest City in Poland: Krakow


The 9th largest country of Europe, Poland, is one of the most preferred destination for tourists from around the world. It has charm, intensity and beauty that a visitor desires for. Poland is a blend of some very beautiful cities with some exotic locations, tasty food, affordable accommodation and smiley people. The name Poland originated from the name of a ... Read More »

Mardi Gras : The Cultural Phenomenon RTR

APTOPIX Brazil Carnival

One of the most notably celebrated carnivals of today, the festivities of Mardi Gras indeed form a cultural phenomenon. The celebrations date back thousands of years to Pagan Spring and Fertility rites and have assumed their modern day form through evolution and religious adaption over time. Countries with large Roman Catholic populations celebrate Mardi Gras with much pomp and gusto ... Read More »

Circle of sight: London Eye


Observation structures are a common feature of cities that attract tourists. It gives the tourists a bird’s eye view of the city. New York’s Empire state building, Toronto’s CN Towers, Eiffel Tower in Paris, are few of the many observational structures found around the world. But London can boast about its unique observational structure, which is a giant Ferris wheel. ... Read More »

The Zakynthos Island, Greece

blue caves

Zante also popularly known as Zakynthos Island is one of the famous Greek island in the Ionian Sea. It is the third largest among all the Ionian Islands. This island being triangular in shape offers three distinct geographical areas. The North West is a mountainous region having traditional mountain villages that have preserved the traditional Greek way of living. The ... Read More »

The Global City of Lisbon, Portugal


Lisbon city is the wealthiest and the capital city of Portugal situated in the western Liberian peninsula on the Atlantic Ocean and the Tagus river. Lisbon one of the oldest cities in the world also called as global city because of its importance in finance, tourism, commerce, media, arts and entertainment.  Most of the headquarters of multinational companies situated in ... Read More »

Lobster Rolls, Maine


So, the lobster is one of the fanciest gourmet items one can choose from. Let us start with the simple question, what is the best way to have a lobster? Are you thinking of a fancy restaurant with the whole hog of a lobster bib, a shell cracker and a pot of butter on the side? Well, in Maine the answer ... Read More »

Vienna – The Imperial City of Europe


One of the politest, most livable and friendliest cities in the world Vienna is a place for some old-fashioned talk and romance. The city which lies almost in the heart of Europe is one of its most celebrated, decorated and sophisticated cities. The city is the capital of Austria and is the largest city of the country by virtue of its ... Read More »

Cherry Blossom Street, Bonn, Germany


Nature is a wonderful artist. Throughout the world sometimes mundane and otherwise ordinary things come together to create something so striking and beautiful that beholders have no other option but to stand and stare. One specimen of this phenomenon can be observed every spring in the stunning Cherry Blossom Street (locally known as Heerstraße ) in the old town of ... Read More »