Hampi – Trail one leading to Virupaksha Temple

posted in: Asia, Heritage, India, Karnataka | 114

In my previous posts, I have mentioned Hampi several times and every time, I wonder how I would be able to do justice to this huge treasure trove of heritage. There are just so many places to see in Hampi that one … Continued

Things to do in Amsterdam

posted in: Europe, Heritage, Nature, Netherlands, Tips | 6

Growing up as a child in Switzerland with Dutch parents, I feel strongly rooted in the Netherlands, even though I never lived there. My husband George is a South African, and some of his ancestors emigrated from the Netherlands. Perhaps … Continued

Things to do in Munich

posted in: Cities, Culture, Europe, Germany, Heritage, Tips | 36

The capital city of the largest state in Germany, home to the annual beer festival called Oktoberfest, and witness to history that changed the course of the world, Munich has a lot to offer to any traveler. From visiting elaborate … Continued

Brihadeeswarar Temple – The Big Temple with no shadow in Thanjavur (Tanjore)

posted in: Asia, Culture, Heritage, India, Tamil Nadu | 42

Have you heard of the Living Chola Temples? Temples that have no shadows? Or have been built with material that was not native to the place? Or have dozens of underground secret passages? Well, these are just some of the … Continued

error: Content is protected !!