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De Oude Kerk Amsterdam

Netherlands Things to do: De Oude Kerk Amsterdam Religious/Cultural Centre

De Oude Kerk (The Old Church) is Amsterdam’s oldest building and youngest art institutes (since 2012). The building was founded circa 1213 and consecrated in 1306 by the bishop of Utrecht with Saint Nicolas as its patron saint. After the Reformation in 1578, it became a Calvinist church, which it remains today. It stands in De Wallen, now Amsterdam’s main red-light district. The square surrounding the church is the Oudekerksplein.

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Rajmachi

India’s Unforgettable Diverse Adventures and Activities

If it’s an adventure holiday you are looking for, India has it all. Be it trekking over mountainous passes, skiing down smooth snowy slopes, riding the waves of the sea on a wind surfer-or a horse in the desert, be it river rafting or trout fishing, India has some of the best-and at incredible prices.

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Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary

India’s Wildlife: Mudumalai & Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary

The history of Bharatpur dates back to 5th century BC, when the Matsya kingdom flourished here. The Matsyas were allies of the Pandavas in the Mahabharata war.
Legends say that the origin of the name Bharatpur is traced to Bharat, younger brother of Lord Ram. Laxman, the other brother, was given the most prestigious position as that of the family deity of the ruling family of Bharatpur. His name also appears in the state seals and coat-of-arms.

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Sambar Deer at Kaziranga National Park

Kaziranga National Park, Manas Tiger Reserve & Periyar National Park

Kaziranga National Park  is a national park in the Golaghat, Karbi Anglong and Nagaon districts of the state of Assam, India. The sanctuary, which hosts two-thirds of the world’s great one-horned rhinoceroses, is a World Heritage Site.
According to the census held in March 2018 which was jointly conducted by the Forest Department of the Government of Assam and some recognized wildlife NGOs, the rhino population in Kaziranga National Park is 2,413. It comprises 1,641 adult rhinos (642 males, 793 females, 206 unsexed); 387 sub-adults (116 males, 149 females, 122 unsexed); and 385 calves.

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Jim Corbett National Park WildLife

India’s Wildlife: Jim Corbett National Park and Dudhwa National Park

Jim Corbett National Park, which is a part of the larger Corbett Tiger Reserve, a Project Tiger Reserve lies in the Nainital district of Uttarakhand. The magical landscape of Corbett is well known and fabled for its tiger richness. Established in the year 1936 as Hailey National Park, Corbett has the glory of being India’s oldest and most prestigious National Park.

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Borjomi-Kharagauli National Park, Georgia

The Best Wilderness Areas in Europe

When you think of a European vacation, you probably think of glamorous and historic cities: Paris, London, Rome and others. You most likely call to mind bustling city streets, architectural marvels, cathedrals, and museums.

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