Qal’at al Bahrain was built by the Portuguese on fortifications left over from the Dilmun era. It was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2005.
Tbilisi is a beautiful city. Lots of fascinating things to see and do, lots of history to learn. The people are ever friendly. A clash of cultures and where the East truly meets the West.
Just got back from a short and sweet trip to Georgia, the country, not the state in the USA. Georgia is a small country tucked away in the beautiful Caucasus region of Europe and Asia and offered me a perfect introduction to Europe with a flavour of Asia.
In the city of Kochi lies a small suburb called Fort Cochin or Fort Kochi. I proudly call this my hometown and the time I spent here is forever imprinted in my memories.