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India – Ladakh’s Most Popular Buddhist Monasteries For Tourists

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Ladakh is an Indian region that extends from the Kunlun mountain range to the Great Himalayas and it is very well known for the interesting combination of religion, culture and traditions with Buddhist lifestyle influences. The region shelters world-renowned monasteries that are visited by tourists from all over the world. Continue Reading

The Most Interesting Painted Monasteries To Visit In Bucovina, Romania

The northeastern part of Romania is known as Bucovina and this region offers one of the most interesting tourist attractions in the country: the Painted Monasteries. These have painted exterior walls and are almost always decorated with fifteenth and sixteenth century frescoes, featuring portraits of prophets and saints, demons, angels Continue Reading