Travel Photography Photos tagged as history
Victoria Memorial Hall was built in the memory of Queen Victoria of England. The building was conceptualised by Lord Curzon who was then Viceroy of India. This marble architecture was designed by Sir William Emerson. The design of the structure represents a fusion of British and Mughal architecture and was inaugurated in the year 1921.
The ruins of this temple of Lord Shiva and Lord Vishnu is situated 29 km from Srinagar in Kashmir. The Shrine of Awantipura has been erected amidst the lush green valleys of Jammu & Kashmir in India by Emperor Avantivarman who ruled over the Jammu & Kashmir region during the 9th Century AD. Archiologists have gathered artifacts from Indus river civilisation which indicate that Hinduism dates back to 7000 BC.
Arcadas do castelo de Leiria, 1135 ac
Old city centre
The Tea Horse trail is 1300 years old and was used as a trade route during Tang dynasty. Chinese traded tea for horses and it looks like they may have lost a lot of horses during the journey.
Great art school with traditions of more then 300 years. The same academy of art that rejected application of Adolf Hitler twice.