Hampi, India – Famous for its ancient temples and architecture

Hampi, India

Hampi was the imperial capital of Vijayanagar, a 14th century empire but today what’s left of it the spreads out over an area of 26km². Before the fall of Vijayanagar, diamonds were sold on the streets, but the main street selling diamonds and other precious stones was surprisingly called Pan Supaari Street (in English it means betel-leaf betel-nut street). You can still see the exact location of … Read more