Archive for October, 2012

Experience the History of the Ottoman Empire

Saturday, October 27th, 2012

Ottoman Empire , historical travelThe Ottoman Empire was basically the ancient Turkish Empire which was formed in the ancient period of 1299 and was terminated in the year 1922. Even though this empire had their pitfalls and breaks in the middle, it managed to have a strong hold over all these years. It also saw a lot of potential growth and development within the empire with the change of time. The capital of the Turkish or Ottoman Empire was Constantinople. Many archeologists and historians have taken a lot of interest in this vast, strong standing empire for years.

If you happen to visit Turkey, the influence of this splendid and interesting empire can still be seen in the lifestyle, culture and the monuments and historical buildings of the place. Turkey has an essence of its own which is hard to miss and identify. The ottomans had established their rule almost all over Europe but the most significant reflections of their cultural and religious Islamic lifestyle and beliefs can be felt and seen in Turkey the most, which was their point of origin.

Culinary attractions in China

Monday, October 22nd, 2012

Culinary attractions in ChinaWhen you visit China there are various things that you would want to see because this country has captivating culture and rich tradition which is popular all over the world. Apart from all these it is a great place for people who love to eat and are interested in culinary delights. There are many recipes that goes back to the days when China was first discovered and those Chinese recipes are just mouth watering.

To start with you can taste the tea of China. It is one of the most aromatic teas that you will ever taste in the world and once you do that you would want to drink this tea and no other tea. Next comes the food of China you will get to understand the difference in the taste between the food in North China and that if South China. The foods are rich in garlic, oil and vinegar but you will not find it unhealthy because the ingredients are of top quality.

Austria: hand painted by God

Wednesday, October 17th, 2012

Travel Austria, travel destinationAre you planning a trip to Austria? Well, Austria is unarguably one of the most beautiful holiday destinations in the world and you can be rest assured that your Austrian holiday will be one of the bests of your life. Austria has its unique culture and is rich in history. There are so many things to do in Austria and irrespective of whether you go alone or with your family, you will have an absolute ball.

When you are in Austria, one of the things that you must absolutely do is skin in the Alps. From November to April, tourists ski in the beautiful Alps and it will be one of the best experiences of your life. There are many galleries in Austria and you can visit them to understand the culture and history of this beautiful country. You must also attend the folklore festivals that take place all through the year.

Most popular Italian destinations

Friday, October 12th, 2012

Travel Italy, EuropeItaly is famous for its rich history and heritage and is one of the most frequented places on earth drawing a huge number of tourists every year. The post below highlights on some most popular Italian destinations which you should not miss out on your Roman holiday.

The most famous attraction in Italy is its Colosseum. It’s the historical amphitheatre situated at the centre of the capital city which used to host the gladiator fights. The amphitheatre is a phenomenal specimen of archaic Roman engineering and architecture. Then you have the ruins of Pompeii- the entire city was burnt down by the catastrophic Vesuvius volcano.

Then, you have the Vatican City which is regarded as the center place of Catholicism across the world. Vatican City is a sovereign landlocked city-state and is also the home of Apostolic Palace- Pope’s residence. Added to it; you should not mis the Leaning Tower of Pisa, one among the 7 wonders of the world.