5 ideas of romantic dates in St. Petersburg
In one of the housing complexes of the Moscow district of St. Petersburg, a small Parisian corner was equipped. Among the Russian residential skyscrapers is the French skyscraper-a smaller copy…

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Tourist note: how to choose a folding chair with a back?
If you are going on a picnic or fishing, be sure to bring a folding chair: it will allow you to relax in comfort. As a rule, folding chairs are…

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Ecotourism in the Leningrad region
Sometimes you get so tired of the hustle and bustle of the metropolis that you want to hide somewhere in a secluded secluded place where there is no telephone and…

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Seven wonders of the world: lighthouse of Alexandria

The lighthouse of Alexandria is one of the wonders in the classic “Seven wonders of the world”list. The name comes from the city of Alexandria (Egypt), near which the lighthouse was built. Often use another name – Pharos lighthouse (or Pharos), as the lighthouse was located on the small island of Pharos, connected to Alexandria by a pier. The lighthouse was built in the III century BC, so that merchant ships could safely pass the reefs on the way to Alexandria Bay.

Lighthouse of Alexandria
However, the lighthouse not only served as a landmark for sailors, but was also used as an observation Outpost to defend against an attack on Alexandria from the sea. Continue reading

Seven wonders of Kuzbass: Tomsk Pisanitsa
"Tomsk Pisanitsa — - cultural, historical and natural Museum-reserve, located in a forested area on the high right Bank of the river Tom near the village of pisanaya (fifty kilometers…

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Winter wizards around the world
In Russia, the main fairy — tale character of the new year holidays-Santa Claus. A kind grandfather with a long snow-white beard wears a red, blue, blue or white fur…

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Hostels in Kharkiv
What is hostel? Recall hostel (translated from English hostel-hostel) - a European system of accommodation, providing its guests for a long or short term place to stay (usually — a…

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