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Discovering the Purpose & Meaning of our Lives:The Secret to a Long ,Happy & healthy Life

RULES OF LONGEVITY : Recently I read a very inspiring book IKIGAI-‘The Japanese Secret to a long & happy Life’ authored by Hector Garcia & Francesc Miralles which had a great influence on me.This writetup of mine is inspired by the great insights in the book to “long & happy living”.It provides us with lifeContinue reading “Discovering the Purpose & Meaning of our Lives:The Secret to a Long ,Happy & healthy Life”

Writing 100 Posts on the site ‘Travel and Share’ : A milestone achievement in the amazing journey of travel-blogging

On 27th Nov.’22 ,I posted my 100th blog on my site ‘Travel and Share’ & recieved the above congratulatory notification from WordPress.com.It was a special feeling as the achievement couldn’t have been possible without the continued encouragement of my extraordinary readers & 350 followers who have supported me throughout this blogging journey of 3 years!Continue reading “Writing 100 Posts on the site ‘Travel and Share’ : A milestone achievement in the amazing journey of travel-blogging”

Doge’s Palace:Residence of supreme authority of former republic&an important landmark built in Gothic style;Museo Correr:Museum offering an insight into history&traditions of Venice

On 11/9/22 ,We visited the Doge’s Palace & the Correr museum located in the historical St Mark’s Square ,Venice. The museums depict the rich history of Venice .The amazing wealth of the Venetian city state is on full display in this museum. Its a worthy experience if you travel to Venice. There is so muchContinue reading “Doge’s Palace:Residence of supreme authority of former republic&an important landmark built in Gothic style;Museo Correr:Museum offering an insight into history&traditions of Venice”

Happy Anniversary (third) with WordPress.com

Yesterday I received this notification of my completing 3 years with WordPress.com & felt very happy achieving the milestone in my blogging journey. I am very very grateful to all my readers & followers(WP.Com followers=348,Email=2) for extending the much-needed support making the journey till date such a memorable one.Hoping for the continued support in theContinue reading “Happy Anniversary (third) with WordPress.com”

Visit to magnificient St.Mark’s Square,Venice standing out in splendour with awesome architecture & historical significance created by erstwhile master artisans showcasing their amazing talents

On 10/9/22,We visited the magnificient St Mark’s Square facing onto the Grand Canal ,Doge’s Palace,St Marks Basilica,Correr Museum & the St Mark’s Campanile.The St Mark’s Basilica stands out in splendour with its awesome architecture & sculptures.The view of the Clocktower is breathtaking!The square is a historically significant place with exquisite buidings created by the masterContinue reading “Visit to magnificient St.Mark’s Square,Venice standing out in splendour with awesome architecture & historical significance created by erstwhile master artisans showcasing their amazing talents”

Enjoying boat-riding to the picturesque islands-Murano & Burano in the Venetian Lagoon(Venice) & witnessing Glass-Blowing & Needle-Lace-making demonstrations in the island Museums

On the 9th of Sept.2022 ,We got an opportunity to get a picturesque roundup of the two beautiful islands in the Venetian Lagoon enjoying tremendously boat riding in the mesmerizing lagoon! It was like a dream come true! We got to sight so many enchanting views as well as the activities such as witnessing theContinue reading “Enjoying boat-riding to the picturesque islands-Murano & Burano in the Venetian Lagoon(Venice) & witnessing Glass-Blowing & Needle-Lace-making demonstrations in the island Museums”

Venice:City of the Grand Canal, beautiful Bridges,Gondola rides,Carnival Celibrations,Churches,historical museums & the world famous Murano’s Glass souvenirs.

On the 8th of Sept’2022 evening , We reached Venice,Italy on our 3-day visit of the main attractions of this beautiful destination !Known as the ‘City of Canals’ there are many things Venice is famous for including its beautiful bridges, gondola rides, atmospheric streets and carnival celebrations. Built over 118 islands, Venice and its lagoon isContinue reading “Venice:City of the Grand Canal, beautiful Bridges,Gondola rides,Carnival Celibrations,Churches,historical museums & the world famous Murano’s Glass souvenirs.”

Visiting the spectacular Leaning Tower in the beautiful Cathedral Square of Pisa(Italy),experiencing the tilt whilst climbing to the tower top & admiring breathtaking views of city,Arno river,surrounding mountains & sea beyond

On 8/9/22 ,We took a train to Pisa from Rome & enjoyed the journey so much watching the great views of the sea & the ships embarked on the shore !In Pisa we were mesmerized by the view of the Cathedral Square. The square is dominated by four great religious edifices: the Pisa Cathedral, theContinue reading “Visiting the spectacular Leaning Tower in the beautiful Cathedral Square of Pisa(Italy),experiencing the tilt whilst climbing to the tower top & admiring breathtaking views of city,Arno river,surrounding mountains & sea beyond”

Vatican Museums,home to world famous great works of art & historical artefacts-Sistine Chapel ceilings & altars decorated by the master sculptor Michelangelo,Raphael Rooms awesome frescoes & Pinacoteca painting gallery.

On 8/9/22 ,We went on a panoramic tour of the Vatican museum & were spell-bound by the amazing display of beautiful paintings & sculptures .The Sistine Chapel, with its ceiling & altar wall decorated by Michelangelo,Four Raphael rooms(decorated by Raphael) & Pinacoteca painting gallery are a great treat to the eyes.The various galleries were awesomeContinue reading “Vatican Museums,home to world famous great works of art & historical artefacts-Sistine Chapel ceilings & altars decorated by the master sculptor Michelangelo,Raphael Rooms awesome frescoes & Pinacoteca painting gallery.”

Visiting St.Peter’s Basilica:One of the holiest sites of Christianity & Catholic traditions considered as the largest Church in the world & burial site of Saint Peter,Chief of Jesus’s apostles & the first Bishop of Rome.

On 8/9/22(third day of our Rome visit), We got an opportunity to see the mesmerizing Renaissance style Church-St. Peter’s Basilica ,Vatican city designed principally by Donato Bramante, Michelangelo, Carlo Maderno and Gian Lorenzo Bernini.We were all awe-struck at the grandeur of the historical place that needs to be seen to be believed !The breathtaking sculpturesContinue reading “Visiting St.Peter’s Basilica:One of the holiest sites of Christianity & Catholic traditions considered as the largest Church in the world & burial site of Saint Peter,Chief of Jesus’s apostles & the first Bishop of Rome.”