Cobbled-stone streets and old european architecture, in a town that is otherwise so decidedly hipster- Um, yes, please. Here are a few of my favorite black-and-white shots in the second-largest city of Argentina. 214 more words
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Before I left for this journey,I was reading quite a lot about the capital – Manila. How I should avoid it. How there is nothing to see. 902 more words
Rila Monastery was founded in the 10th century by St John of Rila, a hermit canonized by the Orthodox Church. His ascetic dwelling and tomb became a holy site and were transformed into a monastic complex which played an important role in the spiritual and social life of medieval Bulgaria. 41 more words
Rajasthan is world renowned for its rich and marvelous heritage. Having some of the most awe- inspiring forts, palaces and monuments maintained in really good condition, Rajasthan feels proud to protect and preserve these heritage sites as they are very precious to each and every Rajasthani like us. 455 more words
Did you know today (April 18th) is World Heritage Day? Celebrate it with a visit to Stonehenge or Avebury.
World Heritage is the shared wealth of humankind. Protecting and preserving this valuable asset demands the collective efforts of the international community. This special day offers an opportunity to raise the public’s awareness about the diversity of cultural heritage and the efforts that are required to protect and conserve it, as well as draw attention to its vulnerability. 565 more words