The history of Sigiriya – The tale of a delightful kingdom.

Sigiriya also known as the Lion Rock is majestic rock fortress with a rich history dating back to the late 5th century.   Location Sigiriya is located in the Matale District close to Dambulla and is within the easy reach of any Sigiriya hotel including the eco luxury brands such as Water Garden Sigiriya. The shocking murder The…

Besakih Temple -The holiest Hindu sanctuary in Bali

Covering a vast area set amidst the breathtaking scenery of mount Agung, Basakih temple is a sacred, beautiful and artistic complex. The temple The largest and the holiest Hindu temple in the island of Bali, the Besakih Temple comprise of twenty-three separate but related temples. History The Besakih temple was initially dedicated to the dragon…

The Wonders of London – Explore the best of the city

The great city of London welcomes tourists from around the world, who love to explore the beauty and wonder that it has to offer. Whether you’re a history buff or simply want to sink yourself in to the charms of this city, London has its fair share of museums, important buildings, etc, for you to…

Tsunami Museum in Hikkaduwa – Remembering the lives taken by tsunami.

On 26th December 2004, Sri Lanka was affected by one of the worst natural disasters it had ever seen. The Boxing Day tsunami devastated the southern and eastern coastal communities and killed around 40,000 people in its wake. Over 10 years since this natural disaster, the areas are developing and making its mark on the…

A-MA TEMPLE –REVERED HISTORIC SHRINE

A-Ma temple is the oldest temple in Macau and Macau itself is supposed to have derived its name from the temple. Around 400 years ago when the Portuguese came to Macau and landed on a promontory near a temple they queried from the locals as to the name of the place. The locals misunderstood the…