Bahiravokanda Buddha Statue – An epitome of ancient sculpture

Located within easy reach of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka is a massive concrete religious monument known as the Bahiravokanda Vihara Buddha Statue. This Buddha statue is visible from most of the spots in Kandy. Bahiravokanda Buddha Statue image by Andy Nobes via Flickr (CC BY 2.0) Sri Lanka Sri Lanka is predominantly a Buddhist country and has a large number of monuments…

Zhouzhuang Water Town – The Quaint Ancient Town!

Zhouzhuang is one of the ancient and beautiful water towns in China and a famous tourist destination. The town is well known for its atavistic canals and flamboyant architectural houses. Overview The medieval town has a history of more than 900 years and the first accommodations were built during the 14th century. Today the town…

National Gallery Singapore – An exquisite venue for art lovers

The National Gallery Singapore holds the world’s largest public collection of Singapore and Southeast Asian art and an exquisite venue for art lovers from all over the world. Get ready to be awe-struck by wondrous and meticulously crafted works of art. The Gallery Being home to the largest collection of Southeast Asian art, the Singapore…

Colombo Fort -Things to do around Colombo Fort

Colombo, Sri Lanka’s largest city offers many things to see and do that traveller will find fascinating. Plan the trip to enjoy the city’s varied faces.   The Fort Market The popular stomping ground of budget shoppers in Sri Lanka the Pettah Market offers every variety of consumer goods available at wholesale rates. Occupying a…

Fun things to do in Mauritius -Where Extreme Beauty Resides

Mauritius boasts mountains, cliffs, waterfalls, lagoons and sun-kissed beaches, and is made up of a series of dormant volcanoes. Exploring Mauritius starts with the food for Mauritius cuisine is a real treat for the taste buds. Considered among the best in the world, this cuisine offers a unique mix of Creole, African, Indian, and Chinese…