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Amesbury, England – the city of historic Stonehenge

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Amesbury is popularly known as the nearest town to the historic monument Stonehenge which is one of the world’s most famous archaeological sites. Stonehenge is a revelation of the science and skill of a Neolithic civilisation. Stonehenge consists of sophistically placed stones of which the largest weighs over 40 tons in a concentric architectural design by unknown builders. Archaeologists believe ... Read More »

Of Love and Lore: Galata Tower, Turkey

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Istanbul is the city where state of the art meets the conventional world. This is the place where the flavours of the two largest continents, Asia and Europe merge to create a unique and exotic world altogether. Beating the City of Love, Paris to the top spot for the Travellers Choice Destination awards, Istanbul is the rage for holidaymakers this ... Read More »

Circle of sight: London Eye

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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 »

Nature’s Own: Coastal Potholes

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Geology is a branch of science, which includes the study of the Earth, rocks, etc. It gives an insight to the history of the Earth as it provides evidence of plate tectonics, features of the Earth in the past, past climatic conditions, etc. Any of the various coastal features, present along any coast, as a result of a combination of ... Read More »

Europe’s New Gastronomy Hotspots, Denmark

noma the worlds best restaurant

   In Denmark, Consideration of yourself as a big foodie then you’ll love Denmark and settle in here for the love of food. Not only does it have the world’s best restaurant of 2010, 2011 and 2012, NOMA considered as the world’s best restaurant and Super chef Rene Redzepi runs the exceptional Nordic kitchen at NOMA in Copenhagen. Traditional Danish ... Read More »

The Industrial Face Of Emirates, Sharjah

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GEOGRAPHY Sharjah is one of the seven emirates in the United Arab Emirates on the northern edge of the country. Located along the northern part of the Persian Gulf , Sharjah is the third largest and the most populous city in the United Arab Emirates, forming a major part of the metropolitan area. Sharjah covers an area of 2,600 km² ... Read More »