Ancient town

An ancient city rich in history and heritage

From witnessing fierce battles to hosting royal buildings, the town of Bobbili has had its share of history, in terms of heritage and legacy. Often referred to as Veera (courageous) Bobbili, the city obtained this title due to the worth of its people. Going back to the roots, let’s go …

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Opening of an international festival in the ancient city of Longquan in Shijiazhuang, China

BEIJING – The 2021 Shijiazhuang International Festival opened in the ancient Longquan City of Shijiazhuang, an archetypal Chinese city and the provincial capital of Hebei, China, to promote and develop the local economy through local drinks, food and artistic performances. The colorful event organized by Shijiazhuang Municipal Government, Municipal Commerce …

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Termites threaten Hoi An old town

By Lan Huong March 31, 2021 | 17:45 GMT + 7 Many old houses in the central city of Hoi An are damaged by termites. Photo by VnExpress / Ha Thanh. Following social distancing from Covid-19 last year, hundreds of relics across Hoi An, a UNESCO heritage site, have been …

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Ambitious plans for the ancient city of Putuo

Ti Gong Artist’s impression of the Zhenru sub-center in the Putuo district The city of Zhenru in Shanghai, which dates back to the Song Dynasty (960-1279), will become a “center of public activities” for the Yangtze River Delta region. The city of the district of Putuo, originally formed around the …

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