Is Dubai Las Vegas of Middle East?

Dubai. It’s a city that conjures up images of Vegas-like glitz (minus the gambling and drinking). Before visiting last month, my friends painted a picture of a city hot, filled with malls and expensive stores, restaurants, lots of expats, and a bit soulless. “It’s artificial and fake like vegas and doesn’t demand more than a day or two,” they...

Brazil Carnival Country of Latin America

Brazil is the largest country in South America and home to some of the world’s most metropolitan cities, but this is just the beginning. The world famous Carnival takes place every year where millions dance, samba, and party the days away. Wildlife fans will enjoy exploring the wetlands of the Pantanal and the Amazon rainforest, while those who enjoy...

Den of Asiatic Lion Gir Forest and Junagadh Sakkarbaug Zoo

Sakkarbaug Zoo
History of Sakkarbaug For a long period of about eight decades from 1867 to 1947, administration of Nawabs of Junagdh represented by the Zoological Superintendent used to manage the Sakkarbaug Zoo. After independence and merger of the Junagadh State with the Indian Union, this Zoo was managed by the Zoo Superintendent, under the supervision of the Education Department and subsequently...