“Simply put, the whole mountain was dyed into white due to a natural chemical reaction between the spring water and the substance found inside the rocks….”
“In short, the Greeks built the Trojan Horse and arranged selected force of men inside. They pretended to sail away and that the Trojans pulled the Trojan Horse into their city as a victory trophy. At night when it was quiet…”Read more "Turkey 2015 – Troy and Pergamon"
“There is a saying that the architect, when building the mosque, misheard the Sultan’s request to have “golden minarets” as “six minarets” in their language.”…Read more "Turkey 2015 – Istanbul"
“People in Casablanca were most welcoming and hospitable people I met in Morocco. I guess that’s because most people consider Casablanca as merely a transit city from the plane. “…Read more "Morocco 2017 – Chefchaouen to Casablanca"
“The people greeted us again with konichiwa and ni hao, like how they all did in Marrakech and Fes. People at the shops were not pushy, which is great. “…Read more "Morocco 2017 – Chefchaouen"
“We expressed our gratitude and surprise of the metered taxi he found us. He said “here is not Marrakech!” Looks like Marrakech is notorious for tricking tourists and hated by people of other cities.”…Read more "Morocco 2017 – Desert Sahara to Fes"
“As we arrived at the tents, it was just before sunset. We enjoyed some photo time on the dunes. We had typical tagine chicken inside the tents, and all headed to the sand and expected the legendary starry night at the desert. “…Read more "Morocco 2017 – Sahara Desert"