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Gianh river

Vietnam travel: The sacred rivers

Vietnam has large and small rivers to 2360 with a length of up to 42.000km, cuddling and nurturing life of Vietnamese a thousand lives.

1.Red river

Red River or The river is also called, is the mother river of the Vietnam. 1149 km long river, which flows on Vietnam soil 510km long, meandering silt for 9 provinces and cities. Song rooted row Son Nhi, China, runs along the border of Vietnam – China is starting 80km branch of Vietnam. First point of contact of the Red River to Vietnam territory is located in A Mu Sung communes (districts Bat Attack), flowing prose, through the capital Hanoi east before emptying into the South China Sea at the mouth of the coastal Ba Lat the boundary between the two provinces of Thai Binh and Nam Dinh. All so “dragon book sitting tiger” direction “based mountain river view”, “wide terrain and by land, high but transient” of the Red River Delta that King Ly Cong Uan to decide to build this place into “the capital’s most kingly ever”. For henceforth, Hanoi Capital acted as the country, while the Red River became legendary river, the mother river of the people of Vietnam.

The Red river

The Red river

2.Songda

Songda is the largest tributary of the Red River, longer than 900km, originating from Yunnan Province, China and then flows from the Northwest – Southeast and entered the Red River in Phu Tho. Thai people called the river Nam Te, meaning large flood flows. So called because of its closed river sections separation between high vertical cliffs, river and forest of dark blue color, and each winds through the canyon, paddy into the water that splashed water data as in custom pen embellished by writer Nguyen Tuan: “Water ice bucket, ice bucket waves, wind waves shove, billowing winds smashed gun throughout the year”.

Songda

Songda

3. Bach Dang River

Bach Dang river is the river Van Cu brand, located in Thai Binh river system, is a river flowing between Quang Yen town (Quang Ninh) and Thuy Nguyen (Hai Phong), a Halong Bay, about 40 kilometers Luc door . Song associated with fluid retention history of our nation before the Northern invaders mighty. Over a thousand generations, still murmuring river tells the story of three naval battle of Bach Dang Vietnamese land where the heroes buried dreams of enemies invading the North. That is the battle of the generals Ngo Quyen in 938, General Le Dai Hanh 981 years and culminating victory of Bach Dang Tran Hung Dao in 1288 against the Mongol invaders, confirming the strength of the military inexorably Great People Vietnam.

Bach Dang river

Bach Dang river

4. Gianh river

Gianh River is the largest river flowing in the province of Quang Binh, originating from mountainous areas along tall 2.017m She Pi of the Annamite Mountains, flows through the territory of the districts of Minh Hoa and Tuyen Hoa, Quang Trach, Bo Trach to doors, into the sea in Gianh. The river is the historic symbol of a clash between two parts of the country for half a century (1627-1672) between the Trinh and the Nguyen, in order then divided North and Tonkin (1570 – 1786) , the place witnessed the disastrous war, and the fratricide boundaries during 200 years.

Gianh river

Gianh river

5. Mekong river

The Mekong River is the common name for the distributary of the Mekong River flows on the territory of Vietnam. Starting in China, to Phnom Penh, the stretch of Mekong university is divided into two branches: the right is the Bassac River (to Vietnam called Hau Giang and Hau river) and left the Mekong River (to Vietnam called Tien Giang and Tien River), both of which flow into the delta region in southern vast Vietnam, a long river about 220 – 250km, then by nine gates, into the sea.

Mekong river

Mekong river

 

 

Tteokbokki

Korea travel: “Gloat” with 14 street food

The street food Pojangmacha here is an unforgettable experience for anyone who loved the Korea nation in general and in particular Korean cuisine.

Korea not only make people play “crazy” because of the entertainment idol handsome beautiful natural scenery girlfriend or heavenly, but also the eyes and mouth of food lovers can not stand by dishes awfully attractive. For those who love street food, South Korea is a true paradise on earth. If the opportunity comes to South Korea country, you do not miss the opportunity to enjoy Pojangmacha – characterized the street food of the people of Korea.

1. Tteokbokki

Tteokbokki

Tteokbokki

Walking around the streets of South Korea, you can hardly avoid the attraction of the red tray Tteokbokki extremely “dangerous” but also very “inviting”. Tteokbokki which are rice cakes and fried fish is cut into long thin pieces cooked with spicy red sauce. Looking danger would be like that but tteokbokki unforgettable dishes starting with any guests who have not tried Korea food.

2. Soondae

Soondae

Soondae

Soondae is great choice for those who prefer offal dishes. Quite similar to the sausages of Vietnam, Soondae, which is tripe (or pig) is stuffed with people inside including weather, sorghum Korea, barley and some other raw materials to create the fragrance.

3. Odeng

Odeng

Odeng

Known as the dish “the cheapest in the cheap food” is the oblique Odeng fragrant fried fish is embedded in the pot to be simmered broth from beets and leeks with crab or dried seaweed. Broth tastes of each diner will not be the same by each owner has a “secret” of their own when adding special ingredients to create unique flavor of the broth. Odeng broth is free, so you can completely comfortable asking for more while enjoying this delicious dish.

4. Hotteok

Hotteok

Hotteok

Hotteok is a form of donut flour pastries with filling inside. This dish has a material processing and very simple compared to many other dishes but an odd attractive to those who love sweets.

5. Beondegi

Beondegi

Beondegi

Not only the Vietnamese people know eating silkworm chrysalis. The Koreans also not frightening small animals, but also processing them into popular snacks delicious. Silkworm pupae are usually steamed or boiled up and can use your hands when handling ready to eat walking around the streets in Korea.

6. Hotbar

Hotbar

Hotbar

Hotbar is a different form of fried fish processing, very special in Korea. To make this dish, the cook would roll rolls with flour together with some material help add bold flavors like carrot, shiso leaf … depending on the secrets of each owner. Rolls outside will roll wrapped around a rod before being taken crispy. Sometimes people replace inner layer rolls with imitation crab meat or sausage and covered by a layer of mustard or ketchup.

7. Ppeongtwigi

Ppeongtwigi

Ppeongtwigi

Ppeongtwigi is a kind of Korea burns with main ingredients made from rice. To make this dish, one for rice at high pressure cookers, make the rice grains exploded and turned into beautiful pieces of burning rum crispy.

8. Hodugwaja

Hodugwaja

Hodugwaja

Hodugwaja is a famous pastries on the Korea streets. The small pie with crispy outer wrapper classes made from sweet red beans inside and pecans.

9. Corndogs

Corndogs

Corndogs

Originating from South Korea but corndogs showed ingenious creativity of Koreans in cooking. Dishes are made from sausage covered in layers of French Fried dough, then fried in hot oil carefully. A simple way of performing that very palatable.

10. Dakkochi

Dakkochi

Dakkochi

Dakkochi dish was hardly ignored when accidentally caught on the streets of Korea. Recipes of the chicken skewers Dakkochi main attraction is tasty sauce layer sprinkled evenly over each fiber. Sauce of each restaurant will vary according to their skills and preferences of the cook, from the taste of soy sauce dish flowing until pungent sauce made from dizziness users not clear broth.

 

 

 

 

Ho Tram

The beach travel: The pristine beaches in Vietnam

The beach below will bring to you to experience a truly unforgettable summer, is quiet and away from the noise of the city.

1. The Vong Nguyet beach

Vong Nguyet Beach is located at the foot of Nui Nho mountain and could see from the statue of Christ on the mountain. Vong Nguyet Beach is relatively pristine with white sand, clear waters.

Vong Nguyet beach

Vong Nguyet beach

Located within the city and at the foot of one of the famous attractions, but Vong Nguyet little known by want to here, visitors must take the time to probe the trail through steep mountain

2. The Chi Linh beach

Chi Linh beach

Chi Linh beach

Although only are one of the local beach and very deserted traveler, the Chi Linh beach in Chiling resort of Vung Tau city, distance about 3 km. The endless blue of undulating mountains and fertile valleys with lush, as blended with the blue sea, white sand and sun. Therefore, here also referred to as “Dalat sea”.

3. Loc An beach

Loc An beach

Loc An beach

Loc An sea is located in Loc An commune (Xuyen Moc district) consists of beautiful beaches. The beaches are very beautiful, stretches with white sand. Here, you will feel the peace of nature, can buy fish for people to barbecue, enjoy the food at the nearby hut.

4. The Ho Coc

Coc lake

Ho Coc

In addition to swimming, strolling under the shade of the trees, styling with rocks and shooting  the impressive images is should not miss. On windy afternoon, you can sit on the rocks jutting out to sea to chat, feel the salty of sea while view sunset, watching the waves pounding the shore, will bring an unforgettable experience travelers.

5. The Ho Tram

Ho Tram

Ho Tram

Ho Tram newly developed in recent years, but mostly in the form of the resort, guests have selected objects to the beaches, so, Ho Tram retains be pristine of a girl who wakes up after a long sleep. The huge waves, crystal clear water, the sea not trash at here can satisfy any prissy traveler does.

 

Virgin sand dune

Vietnam Travel: The most beautiful sand dunes

Mui Ne Sand Dune with a wealth of strange forms change over time, Nam Cuong is mysterious or Phuong Mai is wild famous sand dunes that tourists should visit when coming to Vietnam.

1. Vietnam travel: Mui Ne Sand dune – Binh Thuan

This sand dune are formed from a long, stretched over a wide area, with a total area of 50 ha. Sand here is Multicoloured, mainly the colors: yellow, ivory, dark red, … mix looks very nice.

Mui Ne Sand dune

Mui Ne Sand dune

It is also known as Sand Dune Fly because the shape of the dunes are constantly moving, changing shape creates geographical configuration fascinating, and always leave a good impression to visitors when coming to Vietnam.

2. Vietnam travel: Luong Son sand dune – Binh Thuan

Luong Son sand dune

Luong Son sand dune

As places are relatively new in Vietnam, where has attracted a parts of the photographer and traveler. This sand dune here are not as high as in Mui Ne, but also is sand dune with the curves, when rising, when the concave looks, very interesting.

3. Vietnam travel: Virgin sand dune – Binh Thuan

Virgin sand dune

Virgin sand dune

White sand dune, also known as the Virgin sand dune, because seen from a far, the White sand dune bearing the look of a Vietnam woman in reclining posture is stretching soft bare feet. In the blazing sun, sand dunes appear vague flicker, as in the realms of real and dream worlds.

4. Vietnam travel: Nam Cuong sand dune – Ninh Thuan

Nam Cuong sand dune

Nam Cuong sand dune

Nam Cuong sand dune is a new tourist attraction to be exploited in Ninh Thuan, Vietnam. Distance with Phan Rang city – Thap Cham about 8 km to the southeast, pass the Dao Long 1 bridge about 100 meters turn left along a small road is to Nam Cuong sand dune An Hai commune, Ninh Phuoc district.

5. Vietnam travel: Quang Phu sand dune – Quang Binh

Quang Phu sand dune

Quang Phu sand dune

Besides the opportunity to experience, travelers can explore the living space of the inhabitants of the sea, and a better understanding of rural life here. Quang Phu, the white sand dunes, dunes sloping coastline that runs to the green and clean because the wild. With reasonable height, this area is also suitable for playing adventure game, including sliding sand.

6. Vietnam travel: Phuong Mai sand dune – Binh Dinh

Phuong Mai sand dune

Phuong Mai sand dune

With the ordeal almost 100 meters high, travelers to the dunes Phuong Mai will see the vastness of the earth and wild beauty, charm. The sand change daily, even hourly in Nhon Ly by constant sea breezes blow. At Phuong Mai, travelers using wooden planks, steep, so the speed skating here can reach up to 30 km per hour, matching youths who love thrills. It regrets that, this sand dune missing outstanding service and basically untapped.

 

 

Pongour waterfall

Vietnam Travel: The most majestic waterfalls

In Vietnam, places like Ban Gioc, Pongour, Cam Ly … are linked to those legends are gorgeous, and visitors be mesmerizing by grandeur, pristine.

1. Vietnam travel: Ban Gioc waterfall – Caobang

Say about waterfalls in Vietnam, the first to say to the Ban Gioc in Cao Bang, this is the most beautiful waterfall in Vietnam.

Ban Gioc waterfall

Ban Gioc waterfall

Main area of waterfall is about 100 meters, 70 meters high and 60 meters deep, view from afar, like a white silk carpet crossing the forest, make up the charm.

2. Vietnam travel: Tac Tinh waterfall – Laichau

Tac Tinh waterfall

Tac Tinh waterfall

This is one of the attractive travel destination and attracts numerous visitors within and outside the province to admire. Located in Binh Lu commune, Tam Duong district – Tac Tinh waterfall situated between a mountainous part region. Seen from afar like a silk waterfall soft is drop in the immense space of the majestic mountains.

3. Vietnam travel: Yang Bay waterfall – Khanhhoa

Yang Bay waterfall

Yang Bay waterfall

Coming to Yang Bay waterfall, travelers will feel the water flow here is very special, no place like, because this place is divided into two cascade a hot and a cold, white water fall and darksome waters white shine a corner of the sky. This waterfall create different slope every steep waterfall created many large and small lakes, water falls are so clear, we can see lots of fish swimming under cool water..

4. Vietnam travel: Cam Ly waterfall – Lamdong

CamLy waterfall

CamLy waterfall

Cam Ly waterfall is located close to the central city of Dalat, distance with the Peace Zone only about 2 km, most travelers travel to Dalat also have to this place. Not only are the destination makes travelers of everywhere have happy and excited, Cam Ly waterfall was amazing landscape paintings go into poetry of so many romantic soul artists.

5. Vietnam travel: Pongour waterfall – Lamdong

Pongour waterfall

Pongour waterfall

Meditating monks at Pangour waterfall

Meditating monks at Pangour waterfall

This waterfall associated with the legend of the beautiful hair of Kanai, women jail chiefs and four rhinos loyal. 40 m high waterfall, spanning 7 floors and 100 meters wide. Pongour is the only waterfall of Lam Dong held a festival on the fifteenth of January every year.

6. Vietnam travel: Dalanta warterfall – Lamdong

Dalanta waterfall

Dalanta waterfall

Datanla Falls attracts travelers with clear water stream flows through 7 floors rock formations then ended up on the rocks big, white foam. Here, apart from watching the waterfall, visitors also have the opportunity to join the adventure game as climbing waterfalls, rafting …

7. Vietnam travel: Thuy Tien waterfall – Daklak

Thuy Tien waterfall

Thuy Tien waterfall

This is a beautiful waterfall located in between the mountains. Highlights of rock falls are countless shapes and interlocking tree roots. This waterfall gently flowing water into the middle green Forest, tranquility, inside the hotel evokes feelings of wordless epic.

Kyoto - Japan

Kyoto, Japan – One day to experience

Kyoto city is considered the cultural center – history of Japan. Each house, street corners here are have beauty millennium, are waiting to be explored.

If you coming to Japan to visit the temples and shrines, then Kyoto is a sacred land will make you satisfied. At here are more than 1,600 Buddhist temples and 400 Shinto shrines. You easily see gate shrine, or statue of Buddha is smiling somewhere. Religion and history as intertwined in this city.

Kyoto the first became the capital of Japan in 794 AD. Despite the imperial era relocation away, but Kyodo still the capital of Japan until 1868.

Kyoto - Japan

Kyoto – Japan

If you are passionate about learning about Japan history, then you should have plenty of time to learn Kyodo very rich cultural traditions. If you only have one day to explore Kyoto, the following places are a hint for you to have one day tour of Kyoto in the most interesting.

  • Nijo Castle, Kyoto, Japan
Nijo Castle

Nijo Castle

Nijo Castle was built in 1626, situated between Kyodo should hard to ignore. Around the palace is surrounded by fortifications against enemies. However the palace is not stopped been burned 2 times on a wide area.

  • Ninnaji Temple, Kyoto, Japan
Ninnaji Temple

Ninnaji Temple

Ninna-ji Temple have many areas in which there are two main areas attracting the most visitors. First is the area “palace” of the royal priests. To get coming here you have to go through the gate with the ticket, but, also “value for money” by a very beautiful inside and from here you can see the garden.

  • Ryoan-Ji Temple, Kyoto, Japan
Ryoan-Ji Temple

Ryoan-Ji Temple

Ryoan-ji rock Garden

Ryoan-ji rock Garden

The lake fills space Ryoan-ji temple. Surrounded by woods. A quiet scene. Where you can sit watching the lake and hear the birds singing in the trees. Rock garden at Ryoan-ji is formed squarely on plots of sandy and 15 stones were arranged into 5 clusters buried snail swirl. Traveler can sit and watch it for hours. If you find that there is a bit like meditation, Yes!! This is a meditation temple.

  • Kiyomizu-dera Temple, Kyoto, Japan
Kiyomizu-dera

Kiyomizu-dera

Kiyomizu temple

Kiyomizu temple

This is one of the busiest places in Kyoto at the end of the day, the bus carrying tourists in the twilight. Kiyomizu-dera Temple is located in the mountains, different with other temples. After the gate is the temple, and the shrine looks spacious, and have light orange in color. If you buy tickets at the door will be on wooden temple was built not use nails. From upstairs, you can look at the Kyoto, watching the sun set over the horizon, silhouetted temples on the way. Kiyomizu-dera temple so wide you do not feel crowded stuffy.

 

Sam Pan Bok canyon

Thailand travel: 7 natural landscapes beautiful like apricots

Travel paradise of Thailand not only attractive in Buddhist culture, cuisine, people … but also by the beautiful natural surroundings as apricots.

Thailand is a famous travel destination in Southeast Asia. Most visitors to Thailand are to visit the natural wonders of the wild. Not only the white sandy beach stretches, nature also endowed Thailand majestic mountains, mysterious caves. Here are some suggestions natural beauty spots, you should go to excursions.

1. Rock mountain Lalu

Rock mountain Lalu

Rock mountain Lalu

“Lalu” in Thailand means “pierced”. The rock mountain in here like pierced the ground to rise, but looks fancy. Land has been eroded cliffs was formed, canyons in the population of rock mountain located in the Lalu Sa Kaeo province, eastern Thailand, on the border with Cambodia.

2. Morakot cave

Morakot cave

Morakot cave

When come to Koh Mook, you will be prepared a torch to go down triangular Cimmerian. That is Morakot Cave, in the cave have bats fly rustling. You go deep in the dark about 70m will see the light. At the time, you will know the light very valuable. at the end the cave without roof, which is covered with lush trees, beneath the emerald water, with white sandy beaches.

3. Karma beach

Karma - beach

Karma – beach

Karma Beach Club for Fiji

Karma Beach Club for Fiji

Coming to Koh Lipe, you no other way to get to the Karma beach outside the boat. In return for hard to you reach the island, you will be watching the blue sea and white sand in sunrise and sunset, poetic. After a long journey, you walk on the Karma beach will find true relaxation.

4. Phang Nga Bay 

Phang Nga Bay

Phang Nga Bay

You have coming to Phang Nga Bay is located on the famous Phuket Island to see all the beauty of it. Nature endowed bay emerald green water, the imposing limestone. Especially in 1974, after an island here be up James Bond movies, the Phang Nga bay was becomes famous.

5. Similan island

Similan island

Similan island

Similan island - the beach

Similan island – the beach

Similan Island is one of the islands in the Andaman Sea, close to Patong Beach is located northwest of Phuket. Similan Island is the perfect place for you to relax. The reputation of the more famous island since have the underwater park. Corals, sponges and many other aquatic species enrich life in the ocean in Koh Similan.

6. Sam Pan Bok canyon

Sam Pan Bok canyon

Sam Pan Bok canyon

Sam Pan Bok canyon famous by the greatest rock mountain of Thailand beside Mae Khong river. “Sam Pan Bok” in Thailand means “3,000 holes” because the pit of canyons carved up around the sandstone cliffs. This canyon have deep about 7m and 20m wide. From here you can see the cliffs at Pho Sai district, near Ubon Ratchathani.

7. Thi Lo Su waterfall

Thi Lo Su waterfall

Thi Lo Su waterfall

Thi Lo Su waterfall is considered the largest waterfall of Thailand about spatial to water pouring down. This waterfalls are also considered top with 3 high level: 200m, 300m and 400m. If you want coming to this waterfall, then come to Reserve Umphang Wildlife of UNESCO, in northern Thailand.

Bangkok

Thailand and many things extremely interesting

Not an unfamiliar destination, but the name of Thailand has enough makes you want instantly backpack up and go.

Will not be difficult for you to choose a fun trip with family and friends, not expensive in a country next to Vietnam, which is Thailand. Thailand is known as the “land of golden pagodas”, is one of the most exciting destinations in the world, will make you satisfied.

1. Studios of Leonardo Dicaprio – Koh Phi Phi Leh island

Koh Phi Phi Leh island

Koh Phi Phi Leh island

Coming to Thailand, guests will have the opportunity to visit the Ko Phi Phi Leh island, location filming “The Beach” with starring actor Leonardo Dicaprio famous. This island is not residential, owned the white beach, and wave is lucent as crystal, that anyone visiting also surprised, like in a dream.

2. Super cheap price

Thailand Money

Super cheap price

Hotels, food, and clothing in Thailand are super cheap. Prices seaside hotel in Thailand is only half compared to US prices. In addition traveler can enjoy Thai food in people’s houses or at the roadside food stall will cost range of $ 1 per meal.

3. Thailand people extremely friendly

Thailand people extremely friendly

The people extremely friendly

Is not it natural that the Land of Golden Temple is also known as the “Land of Smiles”. Thailand is a country open, welcoming traveler but whose motto is never to disturb guests. People here are very kind, cheerful, and always ready to help traveler get lost.

4. Thailand food

Thailand food

Food

Coming Thailand, the to knew Thai food “genuine” is like. The food here cheap but tasty. Traveler can freely choose between a “sea” the food. Even if lucky, traveler also manually select fresh shrimp or crab for its meal. If you want to experience more, you can consult the people about the delicious food at here. However, because Thailand people is like eat spicy, traveler should consider, after consultation with and try the dish medium spicy.

5. Thailand is in an ideal location for you

Airport in Thailand

Airport in Thailand

Find their way to Thailand may not be easy, but once you come to here, places you want to go around here seems to lie in the palm. Just a flight, you can go to Bali after 4 hours, arrived in Hong Kong after 3 hours, and be in Singapore in just 2 hours. This is the ideal place to start or end a travel itinerary of every traveler.

6. Bangkok – the cultural center

Bangkok

Bangkok

Thailand’s capitol impress visitors with monuments and nightlife extremely bold Thai culture as floating markets, temples, local cuisine, and even the rooftop bar. So there’s no shortage but interesting activities for every travelers to Bangkok. These landmarks be suggested in Bangkok as Great Palace, Dawn temple.

Peterhof Palace

Russia travel: 10 most beautiful landscapes in St.Petersburg, Russia

Talking about Russia, many still supposedly the city of Tsar St. Petersburg is the Paris of the East. By existence splendor from the Tsar times until today.

Founded in 1703 by Peter the Great of Russia at that time, the city of St. Petersburg to this day still revive the illustrious reputation of a cultural city, with magnificent palaces, the churches so wonderful, and huge museums.

St.Petersburg, Russia

St.Petersburg, Russia

1. Russia travel – st. isaac’s cathedral

st. isaac's cathedral

st. isaac’s cathedral

As one of four largest dome cathedral in the world, St. Isaac’s cathedral is considered one of the most distinctive symbol of the Saint Petersburg city. The cathedral was built in 40 years (1818-1858) according to the design of architect Auguste Montferrand, Aude, French, built from huge granite columns were transported by river from Finland on here. This is one of the cathedrals in Russia have roof top made of transparent material largest..

2. Russia travel – Peterhof Palace and large waterfall

Peterhof Palace

Peterhof Palace

Travel by boat from the harbor opposite the Winter Palace, you will see the Peterhof palace and large waterfall. This is the World Heritage.

3. Russia travel – Fortress of St. Peter and Paul

Fortress of St. Peter and Paul

Fortress of St. Peter and Paul

This is the first bastion of St. Petersburg. When Peter the Great occupied the lands along the Neva River in 1703, He was decided to build a fortress to defend the region from attack by the army and navy Sweden. In the middle of the fort is the Peter & Paul Cathedral, the burial place of Czar from Peter I to Alexander III.

4. Russia travel – The Copper Horse

The Copper Horse

The Copper Horse

Was completed in 1782, is an exist monument from Peter the Great. People sit on the horse are cast simulation Roman hero is riding on one a steed.

5. Russia travel – Neoclassical General Staff

Neoclassical General Staff

Neoclassical General Staff

Across the square from the Winter Palace we come to the Neoclassical General Staff.

6. Russia travel – Easter Cathedral of the Lord

Easter Cathedral of the Lord

Easter Cathedral of the Lord

Built on the place where Tsar Alexander II was killed by injuries in 1881. After the a half-century be ignored, the church was renovated and reopened in 1997.

7. Russia travel – Nicholas Naval Cathedral

Nicholas Naval Cathedral

Nicholas Naval Cathedral

Nicholas Naval Cathedral contains memorial items to the missing sailors and naval heroes.

8. Russia travel – Neva river

Neva river

Neva river

The most popular way to visit St.Petersburg, is boating on the canal and the river Neva. Your journey through the city’s 365 bridges, before reaching the city center to get to the Nevsky Prospekt.

9. Russia travel – Nevsky Prospekt Avenue

Nevsky Prospekt

Nevsky Prospekt Avenue

Here, you can find shops, bustling night life, fashion booth, Stroganov palace with Moroccan style, Kazan Cathedral, 5 subway station, 4 bridges and particularly famous most of them are crossing the bridge Anichkov Fontanka river.

10. Russia travel – Palace Square Pyotr

Palace Square Pyotr

Palace Square Pyotr

In 1905, this place so-called Palace Square,  took place a massacre when crowds marching towards the Winter palace. Today, visitors can tour by carriage or ride a horse around here.

 

 

Taipei 101 tower

Taiwan and 5 attractive travel destination

Dubbed Formosa “beautiful island”, Taiwan today is also very worthy with this names, with many travel attractions interesting, showing both the natural beauty, culture, tradition and strokes most beautiful modern city of the Asian.

Hereafter, asiatravelhot will introduce to travelers top 5 addresses major attractions that you should not miss when traveling to Taiwan.

1. Taipei 101 tower

Taipei 101 tower

Taipei 101 tower

Coming to tour Taiwan first sights that traveler can not disregard that is Taipei 101.  Construction was started in 1999, Taipei 101 tower located in Xinyi District, the central area the most bustling of Taipei city, Taiwan. This building is called Taipei 101 because it has 101 floors and 61 elevators in the building served for moving.

 At the intersection Songlian and Xinyi on the eastern entrance of the tower is a large fountain made of stone was designed as a symbol of wealth and prosperity according to Chinese feng shui. 

2. Sun Moon Lake

Sun Moon Lake

Sun Moon Lake

Hotel-Del-Lago-Sun-Moon-Lake

Hotel-Del-Lago-Sun-Moon-Lake

2nd destination where visitors can not miss the tour itinerary Taiwan is Sun Moon Lake. Sun Moon Lake is the largest freshwater lake of Taiwan about 900 hectares wide. Especially green water lake which was very nice and even more beautiful when in the dusk or dawn. Around the lake there are many other attractions are also very interesting.

3. Taroko Gorge National Park

Taroko Gorge National Park

Taroko Gorge National Park

Tsingshui cliff

Tsingshui cliff

Taroko Gorge National Park is also quite interesting destination for traveler. Taroko National Park in northeastern Taiwan, has long been famous for the majestic canyons, lava river and vegetation extremely rich, but the most famous still is Paiyang waterfall and Tsingshui cliff, they are the most perfect wonders of the natural wonders of Taroko National Park. Besides, the rich diversity of flora and fauna is also interesting travel attraction, can be found here half the mammal species in the world and the plants concentrate the vast forests.

4. Eternal Golden Fortress

Eternal Golden Fortress

Eternal Golden Fortress

Eternal Golden Fortress is also the travel destinations that should not be missed when to with Taiwan Land Tour. As the former capital of Taiwan ancient, very suitable for visitors sightseeing, rest and learn the ancient tradition. In 1975, after 100 years under construction, the Taiwan government has fix fortress to become where visiting traveler service.

5. National Palace Museum

National Palace Museum

National Palace Museum

Coming to Taiwan, would be jeopardized if you ignore the National Palace Museum. The museum is located in the heart of Taipei, a place to garniture of artifacts of Chinese culture. These artifacts are on garniture here can be seen as inherent essence of tradition, history and culture of China.

Victoria Harbour bay

Hong Kong travel: 6 destinations you cannot miss

View Hong Kong panoramic from the 100-storey building, exploring love mountain The Peak… You can not ignore 6 destination always be “mentioned” in all travel handbook in the world to introduce to Hong Kong.

1. Sky100 – Hong Kong watching from cloud nine

Sky100

Sky100

Your great opportunity when be watching Hong Kong at the highest point, the 100th floor of Sky100.

View from Sky100

View from Sky100

Not only that, you can visit art galleries to understand the history and culture of Hong Kong.

2. Love mountain: The Peak

Love mountain - The Peak

Love mountain – The Peak

An electric trains will take you to a height of 396 meters, which is the Peak, tallest peak of Hong Kong. And more specifically, the couple are will select here is a place to show my feelings as to Hong Kong.

3. Ngong Ping 360

Ngong Ping 360

Ngong Ping 360

This is the most ideal place for you to explore the Lantau island. And if you are hobbyists is shopping, dining, then you can go to Ngong Ping village to enjoy the good food at here.

4. Victoria Harbour bay

Victoria Harbour bay

Victoria Harbour bay

Go to Victoria Harbour bay, you will be surprised with amazing landscape, a fresh atmosphere, giving you a sense of peace, to feel the life of Hong Kong.

In the evening, you can sail on the river, views landscape beautiful of the city at night, or attend practice tai chi, martial characteristics of Hong Kong.

5. Lan Kwai Fong

Lan Kwai Fong

Lan Kwai Fong

Hotel LKF By Rhombus (Lan Kwai Fong)

Hotel LKF By Rhombus (Lan Kwai Fong)

Certainly would not be surprised at the mention of Lan Kwai Fong, Penglai famous Hong Kong in the psychological drama of the same name. But it can not help but be overwhelmed, because at here it offers more than 90 restaurants and bars, you can comfortably enjoy the delicious food, immersed in the music in the bar, enjoy the excitement of Hong Kong.

6. The Star Ferry

The Star Ferries

The Star Ferries

The Star Ferry

The Star Ferry

Is a the ferries was has so long, since 1988,  passenger service from Hong Kong Island to Kowloon island. Although at the present time, Hong Kong has built many transport systems, but millions traveler still want to go on the ferries, as a way to experience past of Hong Kong people.

Disneyland Hong Kong

Hong Kong travel: 7 most attractive travel destinations

No spectacular natural scenery, but Hong Kong country there are shopping centers, gastronomy … attract traveler from around Asia and the whole world.

1. Avenue of Stars

You do not need to go to Hollywood to witness the star avenue because in Hong Kong, at the beautiful country also have an avenue to honor stars that glorify the Hong Kong film industry. venue of Stars has always been favorite places to visit of who interested and beloved for cinema and the stars, starring Hong Kong.

Bronze statue of Bruce Lee

Bronze statue of Bruce Lee

Come here, you will witness the actor model is cast in bronze, you can take photos with the bronze statue steps of Bruce Lee, Maggie Cheung, and the multitude of famous names and hand signs their on the Avenue of Stars

2. Pacific Mountain

View from the top mountain Pacific

View from the top mountain Pacific

Even without the massive natural scenery but Hong Kong country is home to many scenic spots. One of the famous scenic spots in Hong Kong is mountain Pacific 552 m high between two island Hong Kong and Kowloon. Standing in the Pacific mountain you could see the entire landscape of Hong Kong splendid, shimmering, particularly Hong Kong nightlife when the whole city was up lights.

3. Ocean park

Ocean park

Ocean park

One of those places you can not miss when come to Hong Kong is Ocean Park. Ocean Park is a park sea creature conservation largest on world with ocean theatre, shark tank, and 400 sea creature species from the Pacific Islands and the South China Sea. You will have a great amount of time exploring the vast world ocean and colorful.

4. Governor palace

Governor palace

Governor palace

After you was enjoy visiting the shopping center, dining in Hong Kong, you don’t forget to visit the Governor palace, to exploring and understanding the history of formation and development of Hong Kong over the period.

5. Tsing Ma Bridge

Tsing Ma Bridge

Tsing Ma Bridge

Dubbed as the most beautiful bridge in Asia and ranks 7th in the world, Tsing Ma Bridge was built from 1991 have key positions when connecting two island of Hong Kong is Tsing Yi and MaWan,include both rail and road.

You will have the most wonderful period when with family, friends, lovers go on Tsing Ma Bridge at night when the street lights shone down the river creating beautiful spaces, magnificent.

6. Disneyland Hong Kong

Disneyland Hong Kong

Disneyland Hong Kong

It’s deficiencies when it comes to the famous traveler destination of Hong Kong without mentioning Disneyland park. Is considered a famous park in the world, annually attracting thousands of visitors, Hong Kong Disneyland was built with large scale with Times Square, entertainment high tech, together microcosm wonders of the world such as the Pyramids, the Leaning Tower Pisa.

7. Repulse bay

Repulse bay

Repulse bay

Hotel in Repulse bay

Hotel in Repulse bay

It is considered the tourism hub of Hong Kong with many restaurants, hotels, and numerous cafes, restaurants with many styles, different flavors.

 

Kerala

India travel: Top 7 charm places in India

Exist style mysterious oriental, India hidden one religious culture, architecture and long history, legends contained distinct charm, unique customs … all made India a mysterious fairy color.

1. India travel: Delhi capital

Come to Delhi, the center of northern India, guests will have the opportunity to enjoy the charms of beauty city both ancient and modern, both fresh new and ancient.

Delhi - India

Delhi – India

There are many famous museums here as the National Museum, Crafts Museum,  international toilet Museum and a multitude of ancient architecture structures as Humayun tomb, Jantar Mantar, Qutub Minar, Qutub Minar tower and Baha’i temple.

Qutub Minar tower

Qutub Minar tower

2. India travel:  Rajasthan – Royal lands

Rajasthan - royal land

Rajasthan – royal land

Rajasthan under Hindi means “Land of the Kings” of India, indeed, this state has always been the pride of the South Asian countrys by the populations of palaces, the forts  hidden the history stories. This has attracted large number of traveler visiting of five continents.

3. India travel: Gujarat – A land full of inspiration

Gujarat - India

Gujarat – India

You will never forget exquisite vivid strokes of Gujarat if once set foot in the state have numerous interesting things to this experience. Gujarat possesses many forts, national parks and Raas Garba dances vibrant traditions. Come here, you can join the fun outdoor activities such as hiking, water sports, visit the store’s traditional crafts textile factory Gujarat or chocolate, milk, Amul at Anand celebrated there anymore.

4. India travel: Agra city – Taj Mahal tomb

 Taj Mahal tomb

Taj Mahal tomb

Agra is one of the cities be most visited in India and is the pride of the country when have the Taj Mahal, the magnificent temple reign. Famous love works of  Shah Jahan Emperor for his wife beloved, the masterpiece was all the world to see Taj Mahal is seen as a symbol of national cultural festival.

5. India travel: Kerala – Land of the Gods

Kerala

Kerala

Quiet in the fresh atmosphere, traveler have the opportunity to admire a lot of churches, temples and various historical museum, so this state is also known as the “Land of the Gods“. As one of the four southern states of India bring marine tropical climate, Kerala possesses fertile lands, fertile lush, green trees untouched along the endless tea fields in the shadow reflective in mirror water transparent like a crystal.

6. India travel: Goa – Blue sea paradise

Goa - blue sea paradise

Goa – blue sea paradise

Goa is known for its beautiful beaches such as apricots, ancient churches and the friendliness and hospitality of the people here. Whether you are who, probably also will be seductive by “blue sea paradise”. Come sunbathing, water sports, shopping, drinks super delicious local and party overnight beside beach green.

7. India travel: Pondicherry city – France in the India

Pondy Church

Pondy Church

When come the city of Pondicherry, you’ll imagine you’re in France by this coastal city owns the beauty of cultural mix between France and India. Life at here is still imbued with a colonial vestiges. The road is still known as the boulevard, wore police uniforms red Kepis, the locals are very fluent in French.

 

 

Taj Mahal tomb

India travel: 7 Wonders famous of India civilization

Say about India, is say to the country to a strong religious, diverse customs. And in 2007, in a survey of public opinion across the country, Indians have chosen the 7 Wonders of the most typical.

1. India travel: The statue of Bahubali

Appears from the X century, this is a statue in the nude condition very nicely, made from monolith of Bahubali, a cleric of India.

The statue of Baahubali

The statue of Baahubali

2. India travel: Harmandir Sahib temple

Harmandir Sahib temple

Harmandir Sahib temple

Harmandir Sahib temple of the Sikh religion, also known as the Golden Temple, is located in the Amritsar city, Punjab province north of the Delhi capital, India. The heart of this temple is the Hari Mandir temple, a magnificent architectural gold plated floating on the water. The temple was built in 1585-1604.

3. India travel: Taj Mahal tomb

Taj Mahal tomb

Taj Mahal tomb

Is an excellent model of Architecture Mogol, a synthetic style elements of the style of architecture Persian, Turkish, India, and Islamic. This tomb was built by Emperor Shah Jahan of Mogol kingdom for the beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal. Buildings were built in 21 years, from 1632 to 1653.

4. India travel: Hampi village

Hampi village

Hampi village

Located in the ancient ruins Vijayanagara, the former capital of the Vijayanagara Empire, the Hampi village called “Ruins city” because it’s keeping a lot of the ancient temples of Hampi, one of the important religious centers of ancient India. The most ancient ruins here have from the 1st century A.C .

5. India travel: Konark Sun Temple

Konark Sun

Konark Sun

Is a temple of the sun god was built in the 13th century at Konark, Orissa, eastern of India. This temple was built in the shape of a giant vehicle with wheels, columns and walls made of stone be carve so skilfully.

6. India travel: Nalanda

Nalanda

Nalanda

Nalanda as a center of higher learning in ancient times Bihar, India, existed from the first century 5-12. It was undergo a Muslim army Bakhtiyar Khilji Turks commanded to devastation in 1193. Today the ruins are located on 14 hectares a large area with buildings built of red brick.

7. India travel: Khajuraho temples populations

Khajuraho temples populations

Khajuraho temples populations

This is a group of temples in India (Hindu and Jaina) is very famous, especially have Lakshmana temple with erotic sculptures, described scenes of human sex. The temple was built in circa 950 – 1050.

Infinity tower

Middle East and the modern wonders

Middle East is said to be the land of delicate projects, it is like a playground where people jointly to share their cutting-edge designs.

And today, with the economy incessantly development, these projects are constantly being built in the Middle East, in this article, I will share with you 9 most modern wonders of the Middle East.

1. Middle East travel: Islamic Art Museum, Doha, Qatar

The beauty of the cubes was been the designers cleverly arranged and sophistication in this works. This masterpiece is one of the art collection of the world’s largest Muslim, a pride of the Middle East.

Islamic Art Museum

Islamic Art Museum

The origin of this works is due to architect IM Pei, spent some time to explore the Middle East, to found inspiration for the design of this project, and finally it was accomplished on a small island in Doha, Qatar.

2. Middle East travel: Ferrari World, Abu Dhabi, UAE

Ferrari World

Ferrari World

One works, the giant wonders in a triangular design, the leading red, inspired from the famous car brand Ferrari, Ferrari World deserves is the most modern wonders, and also a amusement park largest indoor world with the size of 7 soccer field.

3. Middle East travel: Infinity tower, Dubai, UAE

Infinity tower

Infinity tower

Do you believe that? No one pillar that appear in this building, very surprised when a building project “twisted” but have a space and such an impressive design. With 330 m height and 80 floors, the tower was completed at a cost of $ 190.5 million.

4. Middle East travel: Burj Khalifa, Dubai, UAE

Burj Khalifa

Burj Khalifa

A skyscraper with up to 830 meters high, making anyone see also be amazed. Been invested at the cost of up to $ 1.5 billion, tower completed in 2010, become a traveler attraction all over the world with the remarkable record. For example, the world’s highest Bar in the 122 floors, and many other surprises.

5. Middle East travel: Abraj Al Bait Towers, Mecca, Saudi Arabia

Abraj Al Bait Towers

Abraj Al Bait Towers

This is a huge project and monumental, 600m high and comprises 120 floors, accommodating up to 10,000 people was completed in 2012. The tower is located in the most sacred place of Islam, in front of the temple Kaaba in Mecca.

6. Middle East travel: Chedi Muscat, Muscat, Oman

Chedi Muscat

Chedi Muscat

When you travel to the Middle East, the first thing you do is maybe choose a hotel that suits you. In many modern hotels and luxury, the Chedi Muscat impressed by the soft interference with the surrounding environment.

Here, you will see the shimmering of this beachside hotel, it consists of 160 rooms with an area of about  8360km2, completed last upgrade in 2010 with a total investment cost of up to $ 25 million.

7. Middle East travel: Muscat bank, Muscat, Oman

Muscat bank

Muscat bank

The first thing to mention, that is this bank is a unique combination between modern and Islamic architecture. Main style is the design geometry, create the ideal way to light. With the investment cost is 57.2 million USD on an area of 32,500m2, Muscat worthy is largest bank of Oman.

8. Middle East travel: World Trade Center, Bahrain

World Trade Center, Bahrain

World Trade Center, Bahrain

Expected to be one of the most impressive works of the Kingdom of Bahrain in Middle East, World Trade Center with the investment cost of US $ 150 million (240 m height, with 50 floors) building was used first wind turbine in the world.

9. Middle East travel: King Abdullah Study center and academic Petroleum, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

King Abdullah Study center and academic Petroleum

King Abdullah Study center and academic Petroleum

This is a Study center have designed extremely beautiful, originality and sophistication, with an area of 65,000 m2, the investment cost of $ 11.5 billion, King Abdullah as a crystal in the desert.