Most Famous Places You Should Visit

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Angkor Wat (Cambodia): Angkor Wat is considered among the most charming ancient location in the world. It was built by King Suryavaman II, and it once was Khmer Civilization's capital, which spanned here about 500 years ago. This place was kept in secret for centuries, and Henri Mahout, a French explorer, found it in 1860.

 

Taj Mahal (Taj Mahal) : Taj Mahal is undoubtedly the romantic monument in the world ,built by fifth mughal emperor Shah-Jahan, in 1631 in the city of Agra ,in the memory of his ever loving queen Mumtaz-Mahal, a Muslim Persian princess. Tourists from all pockets of the world make a tour to the historical city of Agra to grasp the splendorous view of the Taj Mahal. Some of the major attractions of Taj Mahal include â€" Naggar Khana, Masjid or Mosque, verses from holy Koran and exquisite carvings of flowers inlaid with pietra-dura mosaics of semi precious stones.

 

St. Petersburg (Russia) : Nothing compares St. Petersburg in terms of beauty and architecture. The city is most famous for its palaces and cathedrals. Some of the most popular among them are Hermitage, St. Isaac's Cathedral, the Mariinsky Theatre, Admiralty, Kazan's Cathedral, Peter and Paul's Fortress and the Russian Museum.

 

Havana (Cuba) : Havana is like the positioned film set that enchants you with some of the most interesting sites, that you won't anywhere else in the world. Every where you find old vintage American cars; Buicks, Dodges and Chevrolet's and cruise along streets that have gone through a little change since revolution. The city is known for its exotic nightlife with cinemas, theaters, pubs, cabarets and music venues that can exhaust even the most experienced campaigner.

 

Wat Phra Kaeo (Bankok, Thailand) : Wat Phra Kaeo gives you the most unforgettable experience of the lifetime. Dating back to 1972, Wat Phra Kaeo is the popular Buddhists monastery located inside the Grand Palace in Bangkok. It is built on the marble platform and is surrounded by effigies of aureate garudas to ward off the evil spirits. The interiors of the monastery is adorned with the incredibly detailed murals depicting the life and teaching of Lord Buddha. The most popular attraction of Wat Phra Kaeo is the Emerald Buddha, which is 75 cm high.

 

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This article was published on 2010/04/27