Archive for September, 2011

  • When a Country Calls You – Turkey

    Posted in Turkey | September 29, 2011
    Often you go to a place because you want to go there. Have you ever gone somewhere because you have got a call to go there ?A call from the country itself? NO? Okay so brace yourself to go to Turkey for here you would go because the country is calling you. Yes, this land of natural wonders, special historical significance and the kind of significance very few countries could have. The archaeological importance of this place is worth noting and this place with its varied geographical features and unique climate can be compared only with itself. Bounded by the seas on three sides, the lovely beaches, the pristine bays and the cozy coves along with the busy ports, majestic islands and virgin peninsulas dominate the entire country of Turkey. With  [...]
  • Joy Bangla Tour Bangla – Bangladesh

    Posted in Bangladesh | September 22, 2011
    Sonar Bangla Aamar Bangla! This is the chant that you could hear in this part of South Asia. Bordered by Burma, India and the Bay of Bengal, this erstwhile portion of the royal state of West Bengal, in India, this land of Bangladesh was established with the Bengal Partition. When India got independence in the year 1947, the state of Bangladesh was formed as East Pakistan. Bangladesh means the Country of Bengal. Though it was East Pakistan it was quite separated from its West wing in all areas be it linguistic, economic or political. Gradually in the year 1971, Bangladesh got liberated and became a separate country. Replete with a lot of tradition and culture from West Bengal, Bangladesh today boasts of some of the best places for sightseeing  [...]
  • Jordan – The Land of The Lost City

    Posted in Jordan | September 15, 2011
    When you say Jordan you think of Petra don’t you? But there is a Jordan beyond Petra and one has to understand that Jordan is a land of ultimate wonders and has much more to it than meets the eye. With the kind of cities built in Roman style and the castles as also the citadels and the amazingly energetic biblical sites, Jordan is a legendary place for all Christians as this is where Lord Jesus had his baptism. This is also the place which has the fortress where John the Baptist was beheaded by Herod. Jordan is also the land where Moses saw the Promised Land. This desert land with flowing robes and lots of livestock has tales of yore to tell. With Amman as the capital which is a beautiful city with its modern constructions and with a culture  [...]
  • Kumaon – Far from the Madding Crowds

    Posted in India | September 8, 2011
    Kumaon will seem several worlds away from the hustle and bustle of the city areas of North India. This is a hilly region in the North Indian state of Uttarakhand, with Tibet on one side and Uttar Pradesh on the other. Kumaon is a destination that is unsurpassed in peace. This is definitely one of the best places to head to if you want to get those batteries recharged. The main reason for Kumaon for being such a rewarding destination is that in spite of the superb natural beauty, there are no crowds of tourists to disturb the peace. Kumaon is filled with natural beauty of a varied kind. There are a number of natural attractions to see here. It is certain that you will return refreshed and rejuvenated to your daily life after a trip to this wonderland. The  [...]