Belem Tower, Lisbon – And a Few More Attractions!

    Belem is a municipality that is situated in the extreme south-west of the city. Its name is the shortened form of the Spanish word for Bethlehem and is a place that has quite a bit to offer. Background to Belem Belem has been occupied by people ever since the Paleolithic era, which means…

Temple of the Tooth – Sri Lanka’s Most Sacred Buddhist Site

Sri Lanka has a wide range of ancient and renowned Buddhist sites, but out of all of them, the Temple of the Tooth is widely considered as being the most sacred and for good reason too. History of the Temple As far as the temple, Sri Dalada Maligawa, and its various buildings are concerned they…