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Bagan: Top 5 best temples

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Bagan is an area of 42 km² in Myanmar which is full of temples. There are more than 4400 temples! A trip to Myanmar without spending a few days in Bagan is unthinkable. The temples that appear throughout this area give a fantastic impression of the wealth that this place had to radiate almost a thousand years ago. Bagan is often compared to Angkor in Cambodia, but I undoubtedly prefer Bagan over Angkor. Bagan is bigger, prettier, the temples are more interesting and the atmosphere is magical. Visiting all of the temples in Bagan is an impossible task. Which are the best temples in Bagan?

My top 5 of the best temples in Bagan!

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17 interesting facts about Angkor Wat

Angkor Wat

Are you going to Cambodia soon? Then I am sure that you will also visit the famous Angkor Wat temple complex! It is one of the 7 world wonders that you do not want to miss during your trip through Cambodia. The temple complex of Angkor is located near the nice town of Siem Reap. These temples are the beautiful remnant of the once powerful Khmer empire. Gazing at the dazzling beauty of these buildings is an experience that has to be very high on your bucket list! What are facts about Angkor Wat?

I have described 17 interesting facts about Angkor Wat!

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10 tips for a visit to the Taj Mahal, India

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The Taj Mahal is definitely the most impressive building in the world! If you think of India, you immediately think of the Taj Mahal! This masterpiece has quite rightly been chosen since 2007 as one of the seven new world wonders. I think you should place the Taj Mahal very high on your bucket list! The Taj Mahal is located in the city of Agra, about 200km from New Delhi. Approximately 2 million people visit this masterpiece every year. I have visited the Taj Mahal twice and I am deeply impressed by the exceptional beauty and pure magic that this building radiates. Are you looking for tips for a visit to the Taj Mahal?

Will you admire the Taj Mahal soon? Then read my 10 tips for a visit to the Taj Mahal!

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18 fun facts about Petra in Jordan


Petra is the absolute highlight of my journey through Jordan! Petra is the reason that I think you should immediately put Jordan on your bucket list. Jordan has much to offer tourists, but Petra is of unmatched beauty that you will not find anywhere else in the world. The ancient city is partially carved out of red rocks and is beautifully hidden in a gorge. Here you stand eye to eye with one of the most beautiful buildings in the world! The history, the architecture and the beautiful landscape make Petra one of the most special places in the Middle East.  What are fun facts about Petra?

Read on for 18 fun facts about the wonder of the world called Petra!

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The 3 greatest hotels with swimming pool in Bagan, Myanmar


Visit Mount Popa on a trip to MyanmarAre you going to Myanmar soon? Then I know for sure that you are also going to visit the temples of Bagan! On an area of about 40 km there are more than 4400 ancient temples, pagodas, stupas and monasteries. This is therefore the largest temple complex in the world. The whole area of Bagan exudes an atmosphere that I find so mystical and have not experienced anywhere else in the world. I have selected for you my favorite hotels with swimming pool in Bagan.

These are my 3 favorite hotels with swimming pool in Bagan!

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The 3 greatest hotels with swimming pool in Agra, India

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Your trip to India is only complete when you have visited the Taj Mahal. The Taj Mahal is so beautiful! This building is the symbol of India. During my visits to the Taj Mahal I was enchanted by the unprecedented beauty of it. The Taj Mahal is located in the town of Agra, a few hours away from New Delhi. Since the Taj Mahal is at its best in the morning early at sunrise, it is advisable to arrange a hotel in Agra. But there are so many hotels with swimming pool in Agra….. I help you choose a hotel.

I have selected my 3 favorite hotels with swimming pool in Agra for you!

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The ultimate travel guide to Bagan, Myanmar


Bagan is an area in Myanmar which is full of temples. What makes it special are the thousands of ancient temples still standing. In an area of about 40 square kilometers, you’ll find thousands of temples, pagodas, and monasteries. The one is more magnificent, bigger or more unique than the other, be it inside or outside. The atmosphere around is magical. Visiting all temples in Bagan is simply impossible and I already wrote about my top 5 temples in Bagan. Are you looking for a travel guide to Bagan?

How to visit Bagan and what do you need to consider when travelling to it? The ultimate travel guide to Bagan!

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Discover the 7 new Wonders of the World

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There are many great places in the world and people talk about the seven new world wonders in this context. A world wonder is simply a name for a natural phenomenon or construction made by mankind. The list with the seven modern world wonders exists since 07-07-2007. Because of a worldwide vote, more than 100 million people have voted and that’s how this list was put together. The list consists out of seven beautiful constructions, but almost nobody knows what these seven things actually are.

I have listed all Seven New Wonders of the World for you.

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Information for a visit to the Taj Mahal, India


Millions of people visit this world wonder every year and a trip to India is only complete when you have visited the impressive love monument of the Taj Mahal. It is magical with the unique construction, the use of white marble, the symmetrical gardens and the beautiful location on the banks of the Yemuna River. Places so beautiful, so refined, so immaculately white and as symmetrical as the Taj Mahal, you come across very little in the hectic and colorful India. This is the symbol of India and I was enchanted by its unprecedented beauty during my two visits to this masterpiece. I am sure you will be enchanted when you visit the Taj Mahal in India!

Everything for your visit to the enchanting Taj Mahal in India!

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5 tips for a visit to Petra, in Jordan


Petra is one of the seven modern Wonders of the World and one of the most special places in the Middle East. The history -in combination with the fantastic landscape- really makes Petra the highlight of Jordan for me. It is a given that Petra has a place in the list of World Heritage sites and appears in one of the Indiana Jones movies.
Petra is the Roman name for the capital of the Nabataeans. The city lies in a gorge and is partly carved out of the boulders. Petra flourished as the junction of various trade routes, including the one for incense, which made the city very rich. What are great tips for a visit to Petra in Jordan?

I am giving you 5 tips for a visit to Petra in Jordan.