Category Archives: Vacation

 

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April 17, 2017: Day Trip to Rockford, IL.

Day trips are a good escape from daily grind of humdrum activities. With a day trip, are no hassles of overnight stay and all the arrangements that go with it. I was looking for some exciting places to for a little getaway. In my search,  I came across a few articles about Sculpture Stroll in Rockford. Installed...
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Above Image: "Gertrude” the Guernsey Cow at Lockwood Park.

Lockwood Park, Rockford

Lockwood Park Trailside Equestrian Center and Children's Farm is home to a variety of animals including pigs, llama, sheep, horses, goats, rabbits, ducks, donkeys and  Huckleberry and his pony friends. There is over 146 acres of gently rolling hills, meadows, woods, natural areas, stream, 15-mile trail...
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Keeling-Puri Peace Plaza, Rockford, IL.

Built as a tribute to Virgil Keeling and Amarnath Puri, it honors the virtues of tolerance and respect for all people.

Dedicated to peace, tranquility and celebrating diversity and heritage.

Showcases 40 flags, 30 languages, 10 prophets of peace, two hemispheres, One World.

Location: near I-90/39 and Riverside Blvd The plaza is also adjacent...

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Group of monuments at Mahabalipuram - UNESCO World Heritage site.

The site was inscribed inscribed on the World Heritage List in 1984.

The monument complex on the Coromandel Coast of the Bay of Bengal, in Kancheepuram district, Tamil Nadu, India. It is located near Chennai. With approximately 40 sanctuaries, including the largest open-air rock relief in the world....
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Ramanathaswamy Temple

Ramanathaswamy Temple is a Hindu Temple dedicated to the god Shiva.

Rameshwaram Temple or Ramanathaswamy Temple is located on the Rameshwaram Island in Tamil Nadu.

Till the 10th century the Rameswaram temple was in the form of a small thatched shed, which was maintained under the governance of a saint. The temple and its structural constructions as...

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