Negev desert on map

negev desert on map

Negev desert on map is a semi desert region of southern Israel. One of the largest city of this region Beersheba. The desert Negev is home to Ben Gurion University. On this University are also institutes for Desert Research, Jacob Blaustein and Albert Katz International School also for desert study. Nearby is campus SDE Boker. The word Negev on Hebrew means “dry”. Also scientist fined in Bible that this name were used for direction south. In Arabic it is known as al – Naqab. This desert is over 14,000 km…

Phi Phi Islands Krabi

Phi Phi Islands Krabi

Phi Phi Islands Krabi are located in Thailand. There are situated between Andaman Sea and Phuket islands. Its administratively is Krabi province. Phi phi islands are one of the largest groups of islands. First population were a Muslim fisherman’s, later it was a coconut plantation. Also today is more than 75 % of Muslim population. It is considered that this area is one of the oldest communities in Thailand. The name Phi Phi is pronounced “pee pee”. The origin of this name originates from Malay. The name refers to Fiery…

Santuario de Sant Salvador

Santuario de Sant Salvador

Santuario de Sant Salvador is a monastery or sanctuary of Sant Salvador founded in 1343. It is located in 510 m on mountain Puig de Sant Salvador. It location is on island Mallorca, on Mediterranean side, it is near town Felantix. This Monastery was built on order of King Pere IV. The church was added later after the great pilgrimage up to this mountain because the plague. In 1885 it was sold to the town Felantix because it was stop being a pilgrimage. The first administration of this monastery was…

Thessaloniki in Greece

Thessaloniki in Greece

Thessaloniki in Greece is second large city in Greece, except Christian, Byzantine and Jewish monuments and culture by which is famous there are also some beautiful vernacular architecture, wonderful food and vibrant night life, in the end Thessaloniki has a multi cultural past with Greek Orthodox, Sephardic Jewish and Ottoman Muslim, Thessaloniki is a city of many parts such as the flashing shops, hotels and restaurants on elegant waterfront Nikis and Plateia Aristotelous exude, the city’s most amazing monuments are Rotunda and Karnara and Churches of Agios Demetrios and Agia…

Chan Mai Thai

Chan Mai Thai

Chan Mai Thai is northern capital city of Thailand, the earliest history trace of this city can be seen in remnants of the original city walls, inner walls, squared inner city and moated, Chaing Mai is very approachable it feels small but the center is well defined and above all the mountain of Doi Suthep is forming a perfect backdrop, it has over 100 Buddhist temples some of Burmese or Shan origin, there is also mosques, Hindu Temples, one Sikh temple and Christian churches, in the end it reflects the…

Lulworth Estate

Lulworth Estate

Lulworth Estate – Castle a mock castle built in early 17th century now is museum. First the castle was built to Thomas Howard the 3rd Viscount Howard of Bindom as his hunting lodge. Near by is roman Catholic chapel. In French Revolution the castle was use to residence in exile. Then the fire ruins the castle and it become the ruin until when the family Weld rebuilt the residence. Now it is a tourist attraction with medieval events. Now the ground is host to festival Camp Bestival. Lulworth Estate Castle…

Peterborough Cathedral

peterborough cathedral

Peterborough Cathedral images Peterborough is a Unitary Authority Area and Cathedral City in East England. Estimated population is approximately about 214,000. Peterborough is the largest city in ceremonial county of Cambridgeshire. It lies on river Nene about 120 km north of London. Peterborough Cathedral or full name Cathedral Church of St Peter, St Paul and St Andrew or just known as Saint Peters Cathedral. This Cathedral is seat of Bishop of Peterborough which is dedicated to Saint Peter, Saint Paul and Saint Andrew. Statues of these three saints look down…

Thingvellir national.park

thingvellir national.park

Tingvellir national.park located in southwest Iceland close to peninsula of Reykjanes. This area is Hengill volcanic area. This place is for cultural, geological and historical importance and one of the top best destinations for tourist destination. One thing why this National Park is so special is about Mid Atlantic Ridge. It is a mid ocean ridge on tectonic plate located along the bottom of Atlantic Ocean. Also it is the largest ocean mountain range in the world. This ridge separate North America Plate and Eurasian Plate and also African Plate…

Persepolis Shiraz

Persepolis Shiraz

Persepolis Shiraz is Iranian town situated in the south west. It is approximately 4000 years old. In the 13th century it was the center of the arts and letters due to many scholars and artists that lived there. Shiraz was the capital of the Persia in the 18th century. Shiraz is known as the city of poets, wine and flowers. It is a center of Iranian culture and the hometown of many poets; but it is mostly famous for many gardens that can be seen in the town. One of…

Linz city

Linz city

Linz city the third largest city in Austria, located in north Austria on both side river Danube. The city is rich with cultural events such as music and art. Donaulande is park along the river where young people meet in summer and great place to relax and also where is held the Ars Electronic Festival and Linz Festival . Also near by is Lentos Art Museum and Brucknerhaus. Pflasterspektakel is a international street art festival held every year in July. Accept all you have two cultural institutions, the Posthof and…