Thursday, December 5, 2019

The Porsmork Natural Reserve Park in Iceland

By Seif Kamel
   Iceland is in fact the lands of natural beauty! This is why there are
many natural places to explore for tourists who travel to Iceland.
The Porsmork Natural Reserve Park is quite a distinctive site.
   Situated between two glaciers, Porsmork Natural Reserve hosts the
most popular hiking rout all over the country. The park also has
some of the best camping places all over Iceland. Many tourists
who spend their vacations in Iceland are interested in the country’s
natural sites.
   The Porsmork Natural Reserve also has a wonderful rich forest.
However, there are not many several animals to be seen there.
There is the a arctic foxes to be quite particular. Overall, a visit to
the park is a must for any nature fans.

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Wednesday, December 4, 2019

The Cao Dai Temple in Vietnam

By Seif Kamel
   The Cao Dai Temple is among the most distinctive monuments of
Vietnam. Built in 1955, it was erected by the Cao Dai troops that were
established after the Japanese invasion of the country.
   This temple is actually quite distinguished. All prophets and gods'
messengers were honored inside this temple as they used to believe
that all religions and sects were the same at the very end.
   Many travel packages to Vietnam include visits to the Cao Dai
Temple. In fact, many tourists are interested to visit the temple for its
spiritual significance and its marvelous colorful architecture.

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Monday, November 25, 2019

The Rock of Cashel in Ireland

By Seif Kamel
   The Rock of Cashel, or the Rock of St. Patrick is one of the most
distinctive monuments to explore during a tour to Ireland. Situated
in the County Tipperary, these impressive structures served as the
residence of the High Kings of Munster.
   Most of the building at the Rock of Cashel was constructed during
the 12 th and 13 th centuries. The most ancient among these is the
round tower that dates to the beginning of the 12 th century. There is
also the impressive Chapel of Cormac which was completed in
1134 with modernistic outlines and elements.
   Among the most remarkable place to explore in the Rock of Cashel
is the Cathedral built around the middle of the 12 th century. With
its large central tower and the huge castle, it is among the most
iconic establishments that grab the attention of various tourists
who travel to Ireland.

Ireland link:

Wednesday, November 20, 2019

By Seif Kamel
   The Hoge Veluwe National Park is a marvelous place to visit while in
a tour to the Netherlands. Situated at the Gelderland province, it is a
huge and impressive national park with more than 50 square
   There are many types of habitats to view in the Hoge Veluwe
National Park. There are some woods for example, in addition to
dunes and various other eco systems. Many travel packages to
Netherlands would include a visit to the park.
   There are many interesting establishments at the park that are worth
exploring. There is the wonderful Kröller-Müller Museum with many
collections of arts. Another great example of distinctive architecture
to view at the park would be the St. Hubertus Hunting Lodge.

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Monday, November 18, 2019

Tōdai-ji Temple in Japan

By Seif Kamel
   Tōdai-ji is one of the most impressive and significantly important
Buddhist temples in Japan. Situated at the city of Nara, it was
constructed during the 8 th century AD. Today, many tourists who
travel to Japan are keen to explore the temple.
   Among the unparalleled features of the Temple of Tōdai-ji in Nara
is that it hosts the largest statue of Buddha made out of bronze in
the whole globe. It is also included in the UNESCO World
Heritage sites.
   Another important characteristics of the Tōdai-ji Temple is the two
impressive pagodas that flank over the entrance. There are also
several features that date to ancient times and one which were
constructed after the Nara Period. Several travel packages to Japan
would commonly include a visit to the temple.

Japan link:

Thursday, November 14, 2019

The Jiayuguan Fort in China

By Seif Kamel
   The Jiayuguan Fort is a distinctive place to explore in China. This
is where the famous unparalleled Great Wall begins and ends! It is
the pass through which one would get outside to the desert as well.
This is why many call it the Jiayuguan pass.
   Many tourists who travel to China are keen of course to explore the
Great Wall. This is in addition to the Jiayuguan Fort. Built in the
14 th century during the Ming Dynasty, the Jiayuguan Fort is rather
   The surface area of the fort exceeds more than 300,00 square
meters. The walls are 733 meters long with the height of 11 meters.
In fact, this famous fortress was one of the important entrances to
China in ancient times.

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Wednesday, November 13, 2019

The Nidaros Cathedral in Norway

By Seif Kamel
   The Nidaros Cathedral is among the largest and most impressive in
the region. This explains that long extended period of time through
which it was constructed. The cathedral was built between 11 th and
the 14 th centuries. Today, it is one of the most interesting sites to be
included in a travel package to Norway.
   Situated in the city of Trondheim, the Nidaros Cathedral witnessed
many alternations and modifications in its leadership since its
establishment more than 600 years ago. It followed the state
Church of Norway after its foundation in 1537.
   Among the interesting facts about the Nidaros Cathedral is that it
hosts two organs. The first was installed in 1930 and the other in
1962. However, as many other sections of the cathedral, they were
rebuilt and restored several times. Many tourists who travel to
Norway are keen to explore the cathedral.

Norway link: