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Having A Blast In The Universal Studios Singapore

December 12, 2015

Universal Studios Singapore is located amidst the Sentosa Island and Resorts World Sentosa. It is the second Universal Studio theme park in Asia, the first being the one in Japan. It was inaugurated in the year 2011 in a star studded event that saw the likes of Zhao Wei, Jet Li, Maggie Cheung and th…

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Sentosa Underwater World Singapore – A Dive Into The Treasure Land!

December 12, 2015

The underwater world is so awe inspiring that the very thought of it gives me goose bumps. The world beneath the sea is like a treasure world to me filled with beautiful aquatic animals and plants that are as much the part of the world as the humans. A glimpse of that underwater world is like a drea…

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A Day Spent In The Aviary At Jurong Bird Park Singapore

November 17, 2015

One of the major attractions in Singapore, the Jurong Bird Park, managed by Wildlife Reserves Singapore is place filled with hues and tweets. It occupies an area of 50 acres of land on the western slope of Jurong Hill in the Boon lay Planning Area.

The aviary was the vision of the former Finance Mi…

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Photo Of The Week : Armenian Church Singapore

November 5, 2015

Armenian Church Singapore

Armenian Church Singapore | Image Resource : thoughtcatalog.com

Description : I love taking pictures and this beautiful church that is the oldest Christian church in Singapore was a gold mine for taking beautiful photographs. This is one of the finest structures of architecture I have ever se…

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Photo of the Week : Vivocity Singapore

October 26, 2015

Vivocity Singapore

Vivocity Singapore | Image Resource : wikipedia.org

Summarization :  Superlatives are commonplace here in Singapore. The largest mall, Vivocity gave me an entire day to rest and shop and just enjoy myself. A beautiful building in itself from the outside, everything that one would require was…

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Night Safari At Singapore – A Night To Remember

October 24, 2015

Singapore boasts of the first ever nocturnal zoo of the world and attracts millions of tourists visiting to enjoy the ‘fantastic’ rendezvous at night. The Night Safari was constructed using S$63 million and has been operational since May 1994. It stretches over an area of 865 acres of what is segreg…

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Photo of the Week : Tiger Sky Tower Singapore

October 21, 2015

Tiger Sky Tower Singapore

Tiger Sky Tower Singapore | Image Resource : travelixo.com

Description : I was thrilled to witness the highest observation tower in Singapore firsthand. Brilliant photographs can be taken from in and around the place, especially in the cabin that revolves from the base to the top. I was lucky eno…

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Singapore Zoo - A Day Out With Some Of Our Best Inmates On The Planet

October 19, 2015

Singapore Zoo, also locally known as the Mandai Zoo, stretches over 69 acres of land in the Upper Seletar Reservoir in the forested area of Singapore. The government of Singapore spent nine million Singapore dollars to build this zoo which was opened in the year 1973.

 The managing authorities of…

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Photo of the Week : Sri Mariamman Temple Singapore

October 15, 2015

Sri Mariamman Temple Singapore

Sri Mariamman Temple Singapore | Image Resource : wikimedia.org

Summarization : A Dravidian temple in downtown Chinatown in Singapore, took me back to my days I spent with my family and my grandparents. It is the oldest Hindu temple here and little did I know it is older than 150 years. The h…

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Takht Sri Harmandir Sahib Ji Patna – The Birth Place of Guru Gobind Singh

September 26, 2015

After visiting the Agam Kuan now there was time for e to visit just one tourist attraction in the city. Hence I decided to visit the sacred Takht Sri Harmandir Sahib Ji in Patna. Patna holds tolerance for all religions and is a blend of various cultures and religions that have influenced the life an…

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The Heritage of the Great Mauryan Empire – Agam Kuan Patna

September 22, 2015

Patna is full of archaeological gems. Till date I had a marvellous time in Patna visiting the host of tourist attracts that this city holds. The Jalmandir, Pawapuri temple, Golghar and the Patna museum were some of the few interesting places that I visited while I was in the city.

Now the time of…

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Photo of the Week : Barabar Caves Patna

September 18, 2015

Barabar Caves Patna | Image Resource : wikimapia.org

Barabar Caves Patna : Our last day in Patna was an eye-freshener as we visited the Barabar caves located at Barabar Hill Road. The caves have huge arches with carved Hindu and Jain sculptures that showcase our ancient history and the brilli…

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The Beautiful White Marble Majesty – Jalmandir Temple Patna

September 15, 2015

As I visited the Pawapuri shrine of Patna that is renowned as the most famous and pious place of worship for devout Jains the next destination that I visited was the Jalmandir. This beautiful temple is located in the vicinity of the Pawapuri temple which is the place where the last Tirthankar and fo…

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Pawapuri Jain Temple – The Holiest Shrine for a Devout Jain in Patna

September 12, 2015

The architecture of Golghar is very peculiar and continues to draw tourists from all around the world. I cannot forget the view of the entire city of Patna including the Ganges River from the top of this mega monument of British time in India.

I also clicked a couple of pictures this panoramic vi…

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Photo of the Week : Patan Devi Temple

September 10, 2015

Patan Devi Temple

Patan Devi Temple | Image Resosurce : meerasoftech.com

Description : One of the most sacred temples of Patna, the Patan Devi Temple is a great destination for tourists and visitor to explore one of the 51 Siddha Shakti pithas in India. I loved the temple’s mythology that took me there and bel…

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Photo of the Week : Patna Planetarium

September 3, 2015

Patna Planetarium

Patna Planetarium | Image Resource : wiipedia.org

Patna Planetarium  : I decided to make a by passer’s visit to Patna Planetarium, but the movie that was running inside the Planetarium was amazing and had a lot of astronomical knowledge inside it. After the movie show, I stopped at some exhi…

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Golghar – An Imposing Landmark of the Marvellous City of Patna

September 1, 2015

Patna museum is a very important tourist attraction owing to the variety of collectibles from various eras that it houses. The sculptures, coins, paintings and other items that it stores are gems from the history of Bihar. It was a really knowledgeable trip to the archaeological museum of Patna. Her…

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Explore the History of Bihar at Patna Museum

August 25, 2015

I had some of the best experiences of my lifetime at the beautiful and heritage city of Patna. The Mahavir temple is a place for solace and spirituality. I felt the positive aura as I visited this famous pious shrine of Lord Hanuman. Next I decided to visit the Patna museum. I love to explore histor…

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Mahavir Mandir Patna – The Pious Temple of Lord Hanuman

August 20, 2015

The Sanjay Gandhi Jaivik Udyan is an exquisite place for nature lovers. The variety of flora and fauna housed within the complex of this garden is truly awe – inspiring. After having a wonderful experience at the Sanjay Gandhi garden it was time for some spirituality as I headed towards the Mahavi…

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Photo Of The Week : Funtasia Water Park Patna

August 18, 2015

Funtasia Water Park Patna

Funtasia Water Park Patna | Image Resource : wikimapia.org

Funtasia Water Park Patna : The heat of Patna was crawling all over bodies when we decided to take a trip to Funtasia Water Park Patna. The park had numerous water slides and playgrounds which made our day really great and heat-free. …

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