Friday, January 18, 2019

Masada

Best known monument of the Jewish resistance against foreign occupation is Masada - an impressive fortress not far from the Dead Sea. According to...

Landmarks of Israel

Most interesting landmarks of Israel Below are listed the most amazing natural and man made landmarks of Israel. Natural landmarks of Israel Rock formations Ein Avdat canyon and...

Petra

There are hundreds of magnificent ancient cities around the world but none is similar to Petra. This amazing city was developed by Nabateans in...

Landmarks of Jordan

Most interesting landmarks of Jordan Below are listed the most amazing natural and man made landmarks of Jordan. Natural landmarks of Jordan Hammamat Ma'in hot waterfalls -...

Landmarks of Iraq

Most interesting landmarks of Iraq Below are listed the most amazing natural and man made landmarks of Iraq. Natural landmarks of Iraq Baba Gurgur - Kirkuk. Enormous...

Nimrud

It was almost 3 millenia ago when Nimrud was a sophisticated and splendid city - the capital of the great Assyrian Empire. The early 21st...

Shrine of Ali, Mazar-i-Sharif (Blue Mosque)

One of the most beautiful buildings in Afghanistan is Blue Mosque - Shrine of Ali in Mazar-i-Sharif. Many Afghanis believe that here is buried...

Landmarks of Afghanistan

Most interesting landmarks of Afghanistan Below are listed the most amazing natural and man made landmarks of Afghanistan. Natural landmarks of Afghanistan Gemstone finds Laghman Pegmatites (Nilaw, Mawi,...

Mingora emerald mines (Swat emeralds)

It seemed that the gorgeous emeralds from of Mingora (Pakistan) were discovered fairly recently - in 1958. Recent finds though show that these stones...

Landmarks of Pakistan

Most interesting landmarks of Pakistan Below are listed the most amazing natural and man made landmarks of Pakistan. Natural landmarks of Pakistan Mud volcanoes Hingol mud volcanoes (Chandar...