Asia is the largest and one of the oldest continents in the world. It is seeping with history and culture from every corner of the continent. It is no wonder culture vultures from all over the world flock to this side of the globe in search of wonder and adventure. Walking through ancient catacombs, discovering remnants of ancient civilizations, snapping a selfie on a century … Continue reading Best Destinations in Asia for the Travelling Culture Vulture
Nope this (photo above) wasn’t photoshopped, the temple really does look like this in real life. Magnificent isn’t it? Designed in 1997 by visual artists and designer Chalermchai Kositpipat intricate masterpiece is a popular place for local Buddhists in Thailand. Deemed the ‘White Temple’ for obvious reasons, is worth the visit if you are ever in Thailand. Read more here. Continue reading Thailand’s White Temple
Mid Autumn Festival, it’s the time of the year where children faces lit up with a smile as bright as the colorful lanterns they carry, okay maybe children are not the only ones who get all giddy and excited grown ups too, not too mention we get to indulge ourselves with some yummy sweet mooncakes. Yum yum! So what is this festival all about really? … Continue reading Mid Autumn Festival, more than just mooncakes and lanterns
This (photo above) looks like a place where the Blue Man Group would hang out in, blue walls, blue ceilings, blue sidewalks, blue stairways. Welcome to Chefchaouen better known as the Blue Village. Located in the Rif Mountains of Morocco, Chefchaouen’s history is rather interesting whereby all of the buildings in this village were once white. Got your attention yet? Read more about it here. Continue reading I’m blue dabadee dabadai …
No words can describe how mesmerizingly beautiful the Nasir Al-Mulk Mosque is. Catch a glimpse of this magnificent architectural creation thanks to photographer, Mohammad Domiri and a few others who have managed to capture the essence of the building. Click here for more photos. Continue reading Rare photos of Iran’s hidden gem
Beautiful isn’t it (the picture above), this is the Royal Alcázar of Seville, the oldest palace still in use in Europe. It is one of the most visited complex in the world, and is one of the most representative monumental compounds in the city, the country and the Mediterranean culture as a whole. Besides its obvious cultural and historical significance, this beautiful monument can add one more … Continue reading Game of Thrones approved!