Golden ring of Russia
How did the Golden ring of Russia appear? The circular route connecting the ancient cities of Russia was invented by the journalist Yuri Bychkov. In the autumn of 1967, he…

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Who moved to Moldavia under the name of grandfatherly Krechun?
Good news came from the Moldovan border guards: Mosh krechun crossed the border at one of the border points and headed to Moldova. New Year be! However, if you watch…

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Marmaris is a unique seaside resort on the coast of Turkey
Despite the large number of pessimistic forecasts, this summer many Russians prefer to spend their holidays in Turkey, rather than in the resorts of alternative tourist destinations. Many tourists, already…

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Seven wonders of the world: Temple of Artemis in Ephesus

Temple of Artemis in Ephesus — an ancient temple built in the ancient Greek city of Ephesus (in our days — the city of Selcuk in Turkey). The temple was so large and beautiful that contemporaries began to call it the wonder of the world, so the Temple of Artemis of Ephesus was in the classic list of “Seven wonders of the world”.

Temple of Artemis in Ephesus-wonder of the world
The temple appeared in Ephesus is no coincidence: from time immemorial in this area worshiped the goddess of fertility, which was called “the Great Mother”. Even before the Greeks, a sanctuary was built here for the ancient goddess. When the Ionian Greeks came to these lands, they decided that the Great Mother was Artemis, and in the sixth century BC they began to build a huge temple in honor of their goddess on the site of an ancient sanctuary. Continue reading

Uzbekistan-Central Asia with Oriental flavor
They say that appetite comes with eating, as well as with travel: the more you travel, the more you want to see different countries, beautiful cities, unusual sights and interesting…

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Monument to the skater in Yekaterinburg
In Yekaterinburg, on Kuibyshev street near the Yunost stadium, you can see a sculpture of a skater, as if frozen for a moment during an intense race in competitions. Monument…

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Seven wonders of the world: Temple of Artemis in Ephesus
Temple of Artemis in Ephesus — an ancient temple built in the ancient Greek city of Ephesus (in our days — the city of Selcuk in Turkey). The temple was…

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