Tajikistan; ancient nation

museumI was at Chapel Hill cosmetic dentist office where i met my old friend. He is currently living in Tajikistan, so i asked him about the place and he said: Tajikistan is located in central Asia. The nation of Tajikistan is the most ancient nation of the world. The cities of Tajikistan are beauty.

Cities of Tajikistan:

  • Penjikent was made up of five villages which was later on organized and made one city in 5th and 8th century A.D. This city was completely destroyed in Battle by Arabs in 8th century. The ruins are found in last century. So many things found like Palace along with some written documents (letters etc.) which are written in their language, house of craftsman along some wooden pieces, church.
  • Istaravshan is also known as museum city. This is also an ancient city as it celebrated its 25,000 anniversary in 2002. This city has many monuments which tell the history of this city.
  • Kurgan Tube is one of the largest cities of Tajikistan. This city has many large colleges, universities, hotels. The museum of the city has almost 700 items gemmed in glass cases which tell the history of this city and from present condition of the city one can easily find out a clear difference. This museum also has wooden, copper, ceramics items which explain the hard work of people.
  • Khujand was come on ground in 6th and 7th century. This city is scientific, culture, and industrial hub of Tajikistan. This city has all facilities of transport. City has airport, railway station. This city was home of many writer, musicians, scientists. This city has a university where students come from around the country and approximate 10,000 students are enrolled in this university. Khujand has historic and archeological museum also.
  • Gram city is named due to Gram Chashma Resort which is located next to mineral water spring and was made in 1957. This chashma is blessing of God. This hot water is good to cure many diseases like skin diseases, gynecological diseases. Nervous system diseases and cardio diseases. Many people cured their diseases by this hot water and got relief.

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Lahore and its gates

Lohari-GateMy friend who works at Clearwater air conditioning companies visited Pakistan last year where he told me that Lahore is city of Punjab, in Pakistan. Lahore was previously named Lava; he was son of Hindu God Rama. It is 32nd popular city of the world. In Pakistan, Lahore is known as a world of fashion as well. It is a global city. Lahore is a cultural hub and a largest Punjabi speaking city of the world.  This city has a long and interesting history. The roots of establishment of Pakistan are strongly embedded in Lahore. Lahore is not less in any aspect whether we talk about food, education, film industry, Qawwali music, or a fashion industry. This marvelous city has major attractions which are unique in its own history.

Gates of Lahore:

Lahore has thirteen gates from history to till now but only 6 gates survive today rest of them are in under urgent need of repair and restoration.  

  • Bhatti gate is located on western side of walled city of Lahore. The area inside the gate is very famous for food. Data Durbar (mausoleum of Sufi saint, also known as Ali hajwari) is outside of bhatti gate. On every Thursday Qawwals and Na’at reciters gathered there to recite religious Qawwalis and Na’at.
  • Shairanwala gate was built by Maharaja Ranjit Singh. This gate is also named gate of lions. After completion of this gate the two lions kept in cage at the gate as a symbolic gesture.

 

  • Lahori gate is very close to bhatti gate. Basically this gate was made to keep enemies out in that time. But know it is surrounded by shops and stalls.
  • Roshani gate which is still in its original condition and looks. It is located at amazing place between badshahi mosque and Lahore fort. The gate was lit up in evening so it is called Roshnai gate.
  • Dehli gate was located on place which was once a road and that road was only and main road from Lahore to dehli as its name mentioned. This gate was badly affected in 1947. So after it was renovated and now it is as beautiful as once it was.
  • Kashmiri gate faces the direction of Kashmir as its name mentioned. Now, inside of this gate is shopping centers and Girls College. Girls College is built upon old haveli of Mughals.

 

 

     The other gates are no longer exist which include Akbari gate, Mochi gate, Masti gate, Mori gate, Shah-Alami gate, Taxali gate, yakki gate.

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What are the top tourist attractions in Dhaka?

hotel-dhaka-cityDhaka is the capital as well as the largest city of Bangladesh.It is rich in culture and history.It is also known as the city of mosques.Here, there are some tourist attractions which are listed below.

First of all, we are going to talk about Baitul Mukarram Mosque, which is the largest mosque in the city and located in the north of Dhaka stadium.It is built on the pattern of the Kaba Sharif having a fascinating interior.It has a large lawn, garden, and fountains along with a high platform. All the above and forcoming information was given by one of my best friend who is currently working at round rock real estate. 

Lalbagh Fort which is also popular as the Fort of Aurangabad was built in 1678 AD by Mohammad Azam, the prince, and son of the Mughal Emperor Aurangzeb.So, basically, it is a triple story structure consisted of the stunning monuments such as Tomb of Pari Bibi(Fairy lady), Hammam khana(bathing place) of Nawab Shaista khan which is now a museum and audience room.So, history lovers will find here much more which they want.

Mukti Juddha museum is a place of a huge collection of ancient and rare photographs of liberation war and it also contains the articles used by the freedom fighters.It opens for the visitors at 9 am to 6 pm from Monday to Saturday but on Sunday it is closed.  Furthermore, National Zoo is located in Mirpur at the distance of 20 km from the center of Dhaka just near the river Turag.Here, You will see the huge collection of animals and birds including the local and foreign species.

So ,you must visit the above-mentioned places in Dhaka.   

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What are the best places to visit in Ipoh?

sipadan-islandIpoh, the charming city of Malaysia is becoming the popular destination for visitors.Here, there is a list of some of the most attractive places found in Ipoh. You must start your journey by exploring the old town of Ipoh, which is divided into two parts by a river and crossing the bridge, you will enter the another area.One of the areas consists of coffee shops and other was considered once tin mining capital.

My friend who visited this place last year and he is currently working as a Porsche mechanic Pasadena. He was telling me that the most interesting aspect of Ipoh city is street art.You must see the street art along the Jalan Masjid and Jalan Sultan Iskandar in the main town area.If you take a walk, then you will find here another famous street which is covered with the works of street artists painted on certain buildings in old town area.

Furthermore, Kek Lok Tong Temple Cave is a very different kind of cave temple having landscape garden which has won an award.This unique temple is located at Gunung Rapat at the distance of about 5 km from Ipoh city.If you are familiar with Chinese culture and caves, then it is one of the best cave to visit.

In addition to it, Gerbang Malam Ipoh Night Market is a place where you will find most of the consumer goods such as clothes, shoes, accessories and food items.Tambun Lost World is the one of the best theme water park, located in the northern region which offers you and your family a long lasting fun.You will also find a Lost World hotel in this park. A visit to Ipoh city will surely pay you in form of enjoyment and fun.

Tambun Lost World is the one of the best theme water park, located in the northern region which offers you and your family a long lasting fun.You will also find a Lost World hotel in this park. A visit to Ipoh city will surely pay you in form of enjoyment and fun.

The most interesting aspect of Ipoh city is street art.You must see the street art along the Jalan Masjid and Jalan Sultan Iskandar in the main town area.If you take a walk, then you will find here another famous street which is covered with the works of street artists painted on certain buildings in old town area.

 Furthermore, Kek Lok Tong Temple Cave is a very different kind of cave temple having landscape garden which has won an award.This unique temple is located at Gunung Rapat at the distance of about 5 km from Ipoh city.If you are familiar with Chinese culture and caves, then it is one of the best cave to visit.

In addition to it, Gerbang Malam Ipoh Night Market is a place where you will find most of the consumer goods such as clothes, shoes, accessories and food items.

Tambun Lost World is the one of the best theme water park, located in the northern region which offers you and your family a long lasting fun.You will also find a Lost World hotel in this park. A visit to Ipoh city will surely pay you in form of enjoyment and fun.

 

A visit to Ipoh city will surely pay you in form of enjoyment and fun.

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What are the top music festivals in Ontario?

cbcWell,Ontario is a place which is very feasible to visit for music lovers due to its entertaining music festivals.Here,there is a list of some music festivals which is given below as suggested by my friend who works at Tree Service Portland.

 Mariposa Folk Festival is the most favourite and popular festival held in Orillia,Ontario.It was returned in 2000 after being held in different places and first festival was held in August 1961 by Ruth Jones,her husband Dr.Crawford Jones and brother David Major.Here,the performers from all over the Canada come to give their best performance.

Boots and Hearts Music Festival is an other entertaining festival.It has become the largest music festival not only in Ontario but in whole Canada.It got the title of “The Festival of the year”and won the award in 2014,2015 and 2016 by CCMA(Canadian Country Music Association).You will find here a golden chance to see the acts of well known artists such as Luke Bryan,Blake Shelton,Toby Keith,Florida Georgia Line and many other music stars.

Furthermore,The Ottawa Bluesfest is an outdoor music festival which is held every year in July in downtown Ottawa,Ontario.This festival has gained popularity for presenting pop and rock acts in recent years.The Bluesfest is the largest festival in Canada and second largest in North America.

In addition to it,Hillside Festival is held annually in Ontario for three days in summer including five stages and one of them is for kids.It offers the chance to see the musicians and you can attend the workshops here.It is held in late July on Guelph Island.  If you are a true music lover,then these festivals are real treat for you.

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What are the top rated tourist attractions in Jamaica?

jamaica-negril-negril-beachWell, it is well known for its attractive places such as mountains, beaches, rivers and rain forests. Here, there are many things to do and see for the nature lovers and hikers as well as riders and divers. So, some top rated tourist attractions are listed below.

My friend who was in that place for a long time. I met him at San Antonio garage door service to know about this place. He said that Negril Beach is one of the most beautiful beach with its white sand and crystal clear water along with many resorts and restaurants here. The most popular activities here are snorkeling as well as water sports.

Furthermore, Rose Hall Great House Mont ego Bay was built in 1770 which is restored plantation house with fascinating ocean views making it worth seeing. Annie Palmer(The white witch) ruled here and she had a violent death. Now her home is opened for visitors where they can choose a day tour or evening tour to visit this beautiful place along with some ghost tales.

Martha Brae River is one the most famous place to visit. Here, you can enjoy a ride on bamboo rafts in river by the local guides.

In addition to it, Blue Mountains and John Crow Mountains National park both offer you the fantastic scenery and beautiful waterfalls and rain forests along with a variety of plants and animals.The park is divided into three parts such as Portland consisted of Stony hills, Portland and Mill bank which is consisted of the John crow mountains.The specialty of this park is that it is a natural habitat of more than 800 species of plants, more than 200 species of birds .

May field Falls and Mineral Springs are the heaven for nature lovers. You will find the beautiful waterfalls, 21 natural pools and tropical flowers make it just like a paradise of those who are interested in natural beauty. You must visit the above mentioned places in Jamaica.

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What are the places of interest to visit in Tehran?

beautiful tourist attraction in iran2Tehran is the capital of Iran and it is rich in culture and history.Some of the places of interest are listed below.

First of all we are going to talk about The Milad tower which is one of the most important structure and most significant feature of Tehran.It was completed in 2007 having height of 435 meters which makes it the world’s highest tower.You can see the beautiful views of city from this tower very clearly. A revolving restaurant found here is also a prominent feature.

Furthermore, My friend from Tehran who met with me at Private Detective Phoenix. He told me that Azadi tower which is also known as Borj-e-Azadi or Freedom Tower was built in 1971.It is a Y-shaped building which is a true example of great architecture which is located in a park in east Tehran.Although,it is not tall as Milad Tower but still you can find the best views of city from top floor.

In addition to it,Tehran Museum of Contemporary Art is worthseeing due to huge collection of artworks. Here,the work of world’s famous artists like Picasso ,Monet and Henry Moore alongwith Iranian artists are displayed. Moreover, the architecture of this museum must be admired.

Park-e-Jamshidieh is a large park,found in the foothills of Alborz Mountains, containing the beautiful area around it and fresh air are the features which are enough to pay a visit to this park.You will find the best picnic spots and views ,higher you climb,you will able to find the fantastic views.

Golestan Palace is situated just near to the Grand Bazaar,including reception halls,museums beautiful rooms and gorgeous gardens.The palace is consisted of the best interior work and beautiful fountains which make it worth seeing.

So,a trip to Tehran will be the most interesting by visiting the above mentioned places.

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What are incredible places to visit in Germany?

New_Town_Hall_and_Marienplatz_Munich_Germany-720x620While talking about Germany, although Berlin Wall is first priority for visitors to visit but following list will show other attractions for tourists.

First of all we are going to talk about Munich, which is famous namely Hofbrauhaus as told by my friend who works in real estate agents in new braunfels . Here , you will come to know about fascinating architecture, museums and very beautiful parks.Wel, Munich is rich in places which are very suitable for shopping, dining and entertainment.

Berlin is city which is changed so much in the last 20 years. Once it was showing sign of cold war and now it has become a combination of fashion , music and art. You can find here more than 170 popular museums specially Museum Island and galleries and East Side Gallery are fabulous .

Furthermore , cologne is just a host for the best cathedrals ever. The most attraction and worth seeing places in Cologne are cathedral (Kolner Dom), the Hohenzollern Bridge and the Altstadt, which are rich in historical background as having historical buildings and monuments along with areas, well known for fashion . Well, don’t miss the cologne Carnival, if you are going to visit Cologne in November, because it is one of very famous street festivals in Europe.

In addition to it, The Romantic Road, here, you can have a chance to see the world’s best scenery.It runs between Fussen and Wurzburg and take visitors to Bavaria” fascinating attractions such as Neuschwanstein Castle.

Well, The Mosel Valley is one of the Germany’s most beautiful and attractive place having amazing terraced vineyards, stunning villages and dreamy castles just like a fairytale castle.

The best time to visit the Mosel Valley is late summer or early fall. It is because at this time harvesting in one of the oldest towns of Germany. It was founded by the Romans in 179 A.D and now it has become cultural heritage and lovely places for history lovers. Steinerne Brucke, a 310-meter long stone bridge is the main sight . No doubt, RegensBurg has more bars and pubs than any other city in Germany.

So, finally, the above mentioned list will help you to choose the best suited place to visit according to your nature.

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what are the best places to visit in South Africa?

lagoon-KnysnaIt is no wonder that South Africa has world’s best places to visit due to its fine weather ,beautiful scenery , great and wonderful beaches.The places are listed below .

I asked a friend who do Quickbooks National City about this country because he was basically from there. He told me that Cape Town , is situated on the south west tip of South Africa,s province Cape.  Nature is spread all around the Cap Town. Hiking is the best activity to see the overview of its beautiful and fascinating scenery. It is homeland for variety  of wildlife and botanical wonders. Cape Town ‘ most attractive place is the Victoria and Alfred Waterfront  Isimangaliso Wetland Park , has got his name from a miracle and wonder . You will not be surprised to see a large variety of wildlife. About than 526 species of birds are found here. In addition to it , leopards, rhino, Crocodiles and turtles are found here. The Kayaking, fishing , snorkeling and diving .

Kruger National Park is one of the popular safari parks. This park is located at the distance of 3-5 to 4-5 hour drive from Johannesburg and visitors can see the lion, leopard, buffalo and elephant. You can see grasslands, gallery forests through a hot air balloon ride.

Knysna is a town which is located in the center of the Garden Route, and it deserves to pay a visit. Here, you can have the opportunities of fun , relax and you can enjoy the most fascinating scene of sunset.

Robben Island is an ideal island to visit, situated in table Bay in Cape Town , SouthAfrica.In 1652, Dutch  reached in this area and there were large  animals which wre present there such as birds,penguins and seals, that’s why this island has got his name as”Seal Island”. Robben  Island was used as a host for political prisoners and the Dutch settlers were the first prisoners at this place , well , today you can visit this island to  see” The Robben Island Museum”, a historical treasure and you can take a boat side around waterfront to see its beauty.

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Considerations To Make When Selecting A Travel Destination

travel-destinations-budgetTraveling is really exciting, particularly when you’ve been planning for quite a while for it. After saving your travel cash and the time is finally here, it’s likely you will be lost regarding which destination is the finest for you and one that can give you the absolute best to recall for selections.According to my friend who works at  with a lot of top travel destinations around the world, you undoubtedly need to make the choice that is correct and looking at several things can really help you.

Interests

What would you love doing? You need to locate a destination that’s tons of art galleries or if you love sunshine and sand, a destination that’s tons of beaches should be your means to go if you love artwork for instance. Take a seat and assess what you truly expect out of your vacation to ensure it is more easy for one to narrow your search down for the finest destination.

Time

How long have you got for the vacation? If you’ve got just several weeks to save for the vacation then you definitely are better off selecting a destination that’s closer to home, but then you definitely can pick any destination you enjoy because you’ve got time for an extended excursion if you’ve got a month or more. You need to optimize your vacation time not and appreciating the destination travelling, thus the relevance of matching your destination with the duration.

Budget

This can be another essential variable to consider when selecting a travel destination. The truth is that some destinations are not rather cheap compared to others only precisely the same manner some vacations are more costly than others. By way of example, it could be higher priced to go staying at a ski resort than it’d be going for a sightseeing excursion and for a skiing vacation and picking funds hotels for your lodging. The secret here should be to understand the vacation choices you’ve got and how much cash you’ve got. Handling your travel expenses is one of the best things you’ll be able to achieve this at least have a strategy that is reasonable.

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