Amazing Oman – A must visit destination!

Don’t be fooled by rumours that Oman is a desert country and there’s nothing to see here! Oman is full of hidden treasures and visiting here is certainly a worthwhile experience. Read on to know more about this amazing nation. Geology Located on the Arabian Peninsula, Oman is a country that that boasts great natural…

Sri Lankan Culture – A Proud and Rich Heritage

The culture of Sri Lanka is a blend of beliefs and traditions, influenced by the country’s history and multiethnic communities. No trip to the island is complete without experiencing this rich heritage. Archaeology and Architecture During the reign of kings, the island flourished with different kingdoms being set up through the centuries. These kingdoms such…

Cave Temples – Explore Dambulla!

Dating back 2100 years, the stunning Golden Cave Temple complex in Dambulla boast of unique features and a venerable atmosphere. Read on to find out more about this star attraction. History The cave complex was once the refuge of King Walagmaba from ancient times who was fleeing from foreign invaders. The caves were already inhabited…

The frescoes of Sigiriya – An unsolved mystery!

Sigiriya is one of the 7 UNESCO heritage sites in Sri Lanka and one of the main reasons it has been made a world heritage site is it houses some of the world’s most beautiful and the oldest frescoes known by mankind. What are the frescoes? In order to get an idea about the paintings,…

The Old Zanzibar Fort -Ngome Kongwe

Known as the Ngome Kongwe in Swahili and the Arab Fort, the Old Fort of Zanzibar is located in Stone Town and is a popular attraction to take in while spending time on the stunning island! History Built in the 17th century by the Omanis, in Stone Town, the Old Fort of Zanzibar is one…