History always plays in some of the tourist destinations around the world. We have some tourist destinations in the world that have become a historic significance because of where there are located, their landscapes and what they stand for. Some of these places may be religious places or even a play site for kids. In our article today, we have taken out time to name some of these locations for you. You can tell us what you feel about these places when you comment at the end of this article.
Al Asqua Mosque
This is a very beautiful mosque that also doubles as the third holiest site in Muslim religion. The Mosques is located in the old city of Jerusalem. The mosque is also part of the “Sacred Noble Sanctuary” which is the point that beliefs hold the Temple of Jerusalem once stood. It is believed that the Prophet Mohammed was transported from the Mosques in Mecca to the site of this Mosque during a night journey. This mosques built with precious metals is opened to all visitors.
In the mountain region of Girnar that is situated in Gujarat, India, we have the Hindu and Jain temples. For you to climb these temples, you need to climb 9999 steps. Quite a long trip that begins from Domdar Kund, and after its 4000 steps , there is a plateau with the Jain temples. After 2000 steps further, you would see the Amba Mata temple, that is frequented by the Hindus and Jains. In another 2000 steps, you are going to see the Kalika temple for the Aghora ascetics. It is only after you have climbed the 9999 steps that you would get to the Dattatreya Paduka . he trail that is rocky is tiring and intimidating and offers visitors a great view of the mountain
The Amazon Theatre or the Teatro Amazonas is where you can one of the most remarkable opera houses. Can you guess what it is located? In the heart of the great Amazon rainforest lies this music house, build during the heyday of rubber trader. The dome of the house was covered with 36,000 decorated ceramic tiles painted in the colors of the Brazilian national flag. The Italian opera La Gioconda was the person who gave the first performance here.
Walls of Babylon
Dating back to 575 BC, the Walls of Babylon that is in modern Iraq was built. Once upon a time, this city called Babylon was in the ancient Mesopotamia that is at the south of Baghdad. It was the walls that surrounded this city. It was once included with the ancient Ishtar Gate and considered as one of the wonders of the world. The walls including its gate was designed from blue glazed tiles, and it had a lot of alternating rows of bas-relief aurochs and dragons. Saddam Hussein wanted was the one who had started the restoration of the walls including the new constructions that are seen on the ruins.