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Lima, Peru-Foods to Try Out

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Right in the heart of Lima there are structures centuries older than Machu Pichhu—sitting among the high-rises and city streets. Commonly referred to as huacas these adobe-brick pyramids are ancient sacred places associated with a pre-Incan culture of which little is known.In the Lima neighborhood of Miraflores, HuacaPucllana is said to predate Machu Picchu by 1,000 years. You can visit ... Read More »

Festivals of the Aboriginal Tribes in Taiwan

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There are twelve aboriginal tribes in Taiwan; the Atayal, the Amis, Paiwan, Puyuma, Rukai, Bunun, Kavalan, Thao, Truku, Tsou, Saisiyat and Yami. Boasting different culture, language, lifestyle and even folklore, each of these aboriginal tribes still survive until these days. If you’re visiting Taiwan soon, it is advisable to spend your time in trying to discover and experience the unique ... Read More »

Tips For Women Traveling To India

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At has been in the news frequently and the issue of woman’s safety in India is the one we always hear. Majority of the female travelers express their concerns regarding traveling to India and sometimes they don’t even want to consider that country at all. Now that when we think of it, isn’t it a prejudice to think that all ... Read More »

Unique Festivals in Nagaland, India

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Toward the North-East of India, lying in the corner bordering Myanmar, Nagaland is one of the “Seven Sisters”. Known for its myriad tribes with their friendly people, rich culture and traditions, Nagaland is one of the smaller hill states in India. The Nagaland state has a very distinct character in terms of the developmental history and social composition. When you ... Read More »

You Really Should Visit Bellevue, Washington

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A beautiful enclave of Seattle, Bellevue bustles with Microsoft employees and professional athletes. A picture perfect town of multi-million dollar homes overlooking Lake Washington, it’s an ideal vacation for those looking to enjoy nature, exclusive shopping, and art. Read More »

Florence, Italy – The Saturday City

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As one of the most beautiful cities in the world, Florence is a place for the lovers of art to gather every weekends and holidays. The biggest draws would be the Uffizi and the David. Other than that, you can certainly witness the beautiful Renaissance designs such as the streets, buildings and Read More »

Enjoy these Festivals in July

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Festivals, a living, dancing mélange of traditions and culture in an increasingly connected and globalised world is the best way of getting in touch with the local populace of a country and understanding how it celebrates its individuality. Regardless of whether you would like to steep your senses in the delights of camel races, musical performances or monumental food fights; ... Read More »

5 Bull Fighting Sites in Spain

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Bull fighting is not only an extreme sport but many Spanish residents refer this game as an extreme sport which is deeply rooted in their tradition and has attracted many tourists around the globe to watch this kind of a breath taking experience. This practice generally involves professional toreros who execute various artistic moves which can be interpreted and developed ... Read More »

5 Historical Sites in Greece

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Greece is a country greatly endowed with magnificent ancient features that have drawn thousands of tourists in their hordes every year making tourism industry as the greatest in the region. It is not only the home of ancient Greek civilization but also boosts of hosting different Roman, Byzantine and medieval sites which offer dazzling features from great castles to ancient ... Read More »

Mélange of Cuisines and Culture in Philadelphia

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Cheese steak reigns supreme in Philadelphia. However, there is a lot more to this city’s lively culinary scene than opting between ‘provi widdout’ and ‘Whiz wit’ (steak sandwich tucked with Cheese Whiz and brown fried onions). You will find taco galore and also Chinese food trucks, falafel carts and soul food takeaway counters at strategic points across the length and ... Read More »