This 'fortress of the sun' ☀️is in the heart of Rajasthan and overlooks the Thar desert. The fortress mirrors the architecture of the local villages - with its rounded edges, open fireplaces and the colour of the stone which merges seamlessly with the surrounding sand.😍
A luxurious flower bath with a cocktail 🍸 in hand and some soothing music playing on the stereo is the ideal week end.
French is the official language in Mauritius. However, the colloquial language is Creole. The Creole language is based on French, but there are many difference between the two as well. For example, as Roselaine explained me, in French the word for umbrella is ‘parapluie’ and in Creole it is ‘parasol’. I wonder how this difference came about; something with a difference in the amount of rain and the hours of sunshine in France and Mauritius perhaps.
Now Discovering the US state of Oregon, with @alexandras.atlas.
"After one failed attempt a day earlier, we finally made it through the snow to these incredible hot springs in Oregon. Without a soul around, we spent hours taking in the view and enjoying warmth."
Bagan (formerly Pagan): Myanmar
Bagan's ancient city skyline is like nothing else in the world, with ochre stupas and temples rising above the surrounding forests.
Of the 10000 temples and pagodas that were built between 11th and 13th century only 2000 remains