Tag: World Heritage Site

250px-Petra_Jordan_BW_21

Petra -The Rose City

Petra, made famous by the scenes shot in a Indiana Jones movie, is an ...

Yellowstone National Park

The first National park to be incepted in the U.S.A is  Yellowstone National Park. ...

Himeji Castle-Japan’s largest castle

Very little is known about the land of the rising sun; Japan. I was fascinated ...

The mysteries behind Saint Basil’s Cathedral

Located at Red Square, Moscow, Russia, Saint Basil’s Cathedral has also functioned as a ...

Surveying the Shalimar Gardens

The Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan built the Shalimar Gardens in 1637. Akin to all ...

Hoysala Architecture

Hoysala Architecture is an architectural style that was developed by the Hoysala Empire between ...

Shanghai Confucian Temple

The Shanghai Confucian Temple is an architecturally powerful complex. It is perhaps the only ...

The era of peace and plenty: Belle Époque

The last 20 years of the 19th century were for the Old Continent years of apparent ...