The walls of the grand fortress called Fort Chittorgarh an area exceeding 280 hectares, rise above the plain and the town of the same name. Location Fort selected randomly mound 180 meters dominates the countryside, and the area it is extensive enough to her could accommodate the ancient capital of Rajasthan … Chittorgarh Fort has a long and very sad story. Despite the good location – high on a hill, standing among the plains, a large area and high population, the fort was captured three times as enemies. When, after a long siege of the fort, it was clear that further resistance was useless, the male population came out of the fort to meet his own death, and at that time, women and children pokanchivali suicide by burning alive in a big bonfire. During the capture of the fort in 1535, thus killing 13 000 women and 32 000 men. Today, the fort attracts many tourists with its many attractions. Central among these is the eight-story tower stambha Vijaya or Victory Column, which is fully decorated with carvings and bas-reliefs. For well-prepared physically tourists have the opportunity to rise to the top, overcoming the steep climb up the ladder. It is also interesting to explore the ruins of palaces and ancient temples. On the territory of the fort was built more than one hundred and thirty churches. However, the majority now only ruins, but some retained their original appearance. On the territory of the fort is also the old city, where people are living quite a normal village life. So the tourists have a chance to get acquainted with the everyday life of Chittorgarh fort.
Tourists walk along the Badaling – the most visited section of the Great Wall of China, 75 km from Beijing, China. It was restored under Mao Zedong and the first section open to tourists. Great Wall of China is one of the main attractions of China and is one of the so-called “new seven wonders of the world.” Its construction began back in the III century BC to protect from attacks by nomadic Huns and continued until 1644. To date, well-organized are those sections of the Great Wall of China, which are located near large cities were built last. Distant areas is gradually declining and absorbed by nature. The length of the Great Wall of China is 8,850 miles. The western end of the Great Wall, Jiayuguan, Gansu Province.
Located at an altitude of 30 meters above the river Lot and founded in XIII century AD, the village has survived many wars and invasions. Richard the Lionheart tried to subdue the proud territory of Saint-Cirq Lapopie, but he failed. In fact, come here, you come to the open-air museum. The village is doing its best to keep out to her twenty-first century. Here, you will not see any satellite, or even television antennas, there are no neon lights or the usual posters.
Ever since Mr Walt Disney opened up the first ever Disney theme park in Anaheim California in 1955, a Disney theme park experience has become an essential cultural endeavour and one that you are likely to feel inclined to experience at least once in your lifetime, regardless of whether you’re a theme park fan or not. For the ultimate theme park experience, getting those all important Disney tickets, heading to Orlando and spending a fortnight venturing around Disney World and all the other theme parks that take residence in this part of the world is ideal.