The ruins of Spis Castle

Among the numerous attractions to visit in northern Slovakia, the Spis Castle is a truly enchanting structure. Located just by the town of Spišské Podhradie, this vast castle has always attracted visitors.

There are regular buses from Poprad to Spišské Podhradie. As there were no electronic sign boards on the bus and also the driver never informed passengers about the stops, we requested a pretty local lady to let us know when we arrived at the stop and she agreed.

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Jaisalmer – Life and people in the golden city

‘Sonar Kella’ or ‘Sone ka quila’ as it is popularly called, Jaisalmer fort is the prime attraction of the golden city of Jaisalmer. The fort and the residences in the city are made of yellow sandstone which under the gleaming sunlight makes them look as if made of gold which gives it the name of ‘Sone ka quila’ or ‘the golden fort’.

People are always happy and ready to pose for photographs.

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