Adavi Ecotourism

Located on the banks of River Kallar, 10 Kms away from Konni, in the Pathanamthitta district of Kerala, Adavi is a beautiful and perfect site for coracle boating. Adavi has nearly a 5 km water frontage. The boating site is located in the outskirts of deep forest area. The place opens for tourists at 8:30…

Mount Tabor

Mount Tabor, also known as Har Tavor, is a mount located west of the Sea of Galilee at a height of 1,843 feet above sea level. It’s a tourist spot in Israel one shouldn’t miss. This Mount is mostly covered in pine trees and offers two paths for hikers- one short path that surrounds the…

Caesarea Sights

Touring Caesarea wasn’t simply about seeing new places but it was also about learning history and witnessing the beauty in it. Located on the Israeli coastal plain(the historic land bridge between Europe, Asia ad Africa), Caesarea is a town in Israel built by Herod the Great, about 25–13 BCE, as the port city. It’s named in honor of the…

To Travel is to Discover

We live in a wonderful world that is full of beauty, charm and adventure. There are people who travel this world in order to witness this beauty and to enjoy it. A real traveler has a mind that observes and discovers. He/she finds beauty in even the humble things where others see nothing. Once you…

The Mount of Olives

The Mount of Olives or Mount Olivet is one of three peaks of a mountain adjacent to Jerusalem’s Old City. The Mount was once covered with olive trees. There are several sites in this Mount where tourists, mostly pilgrims flock to. The Church of Ascension A part of the complex has an old Christian church…

The Red Sea

During the olden times, sailors used to mark the places of the earth with respect to the sea colors. This is how water bodies came to be known as Red Sea, Yellow Sea, White Sea, Black Sea and so on… The Red Sea, also known as the “Underwater Garden of Eden”, is considered by CEDAM…

The Enchanting Roads of Wayanad

“There is a pleasure in the pathless woods, There is a rapture on the lonely shore, There is society, where none intrudes, By the deep sea, and music in it’s roar: I love not Man the less, but Nature more.” ~Lord Byron Wayanad is the least populated district in the north-east of Kerala,India. Covered by…

Lalbagh

Lalbagh is a 240 acres botanical garden located in south Bangalore. The garden has trees that are over 100 years old and has over 1000 varieties of species of fauna. It has a famous glass house which hosts an annual flower show. The foundation stone for the Glass House was laid in 1898 by Prince…

The River Jordan

The River Jordan is located towards the west of Jordan. It’s a 251 km long river flowing into the Dead Sea. The Jordan River water is the second largest water resource for Israel. The river has been mentioned in the Gospel, in spiritual music, in folk tales, poetry and in many other literary works. The…

Mount Carmel

Mount Camel is located in the northern Israel and it is stretching from the Mediterranean Sea towards the southeast. This coastal mountain range is a UNESCO biosphere reserve. The city of Haifa (Israel’s third largest city), is located on the northern slope of this mount. Haifa is a beautiful city where one could enjoy nature,…

Pookode Lake

Pookode Lake, the lake having the shape of India’s map!! It is located amid forest at an altitude of 770 meters above sea level and is one of the most popular tourist spots in Wayanad district in Kerala. I went for a walk through the forest surrounding the lake. It was really great! On one…

Charminar

Charminar is a mosque located in the heart of the city Hyderabad, India. Constructed in 1591 AD by the fifth ruler of the Qutb Shahi dynasty Sultan Muhammad Quli Qutb Shah, the Charminar was built to serve as a mosque. The word Charminar is derived from two distinct words Char and Minar, which means four…