The silk floss tree is a species of deciduous tree native to the tropical and subtropical forests of South America. It has a host of local common names, such as palo borracho. It belongs to the same family as the baobab and the kapok. Another tree of the Ceiba genus, C. chodatii, often receives the…Details
Methuselah is a Great Basin Bristlecone Pine (Pinus longaeva) tree growing high in the White Mountains of Inyo County in eastern California. Its age of around 4844–4845 years makes it the world’s oldest known living non-clonal organism. The ancient tree is named after Methuselah, a Biblical figure having the longest mentioned lifespan in the Bible…Details
Chengyang Bridge was built without a single nail. This UNSECO World Heritage site was built without a single nail. It is a place to meet, relax and socialize by local residents. It is also known as Wind and Rain Bridge.
Ponte dei Sospiri is an enclosed bridge in Venice, Italy. This bridge is made up of white limestone and has windows with stone bars. It was built in 1600 and was designed by Antonio Contino.
The Natural Bridge consists of horizontal limestone strata. It is a geological formation that formed a natural arch 215 feet high with a span of 90 feet.
It was inaugurated by Mahatma Gandhi in 1936 and houses a marble relief map of India. The entire temple has been dedicated to those who fought during the years of British Raj to help India in its struggle for freedom.
Bhojpuri actor Manoj Tiwari is an ardent Sachin worshipper like millions in the country. So he decided to make a temple to pay homage to the Little Master. He unveiled a life size statue of Sachin and is building an entire temple which would have idols of MS Dhoni and Yuvraj Singh as well.
he Balaji Temple in Chilkur Village is a pilgrimage for those who wish to travel abroad. The deity inside is believed to be powerful enough to grant them their wish. Most devotees visit this temple before their visa interview.
Khaju Bridge works as a dam and regulates the flow of the Zayandeh river. Built at the request of a Persian King in the 17th century, the Khaju bridge links both sides of the Zayandeh river. This beautiful bridge has 23 stone arches and also functions as a dam.
Stari Most is a reconstruction of a 16th century Ottoman Bridge. Considered as one of the most exemplary pieces of Islamic architecture, it is one of the country’s most recognizable landmarks.