Iron Budenovets in Stavropol
The monument, erected to commemorate the fiftieth anniversary of the liberation of Stavropol from the whites — is one of the most recognizable and famous symbols of the city of…

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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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Rest in Adler-a brief excursion
Where, if not to the South, calls us the desire to relax?! Sea, sun, palm trees-all this promises a lot of pleasure and pleasant hours of peace. However, not all…

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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

The perfect journey through the Promised Land
Do you know the secret of the perfect trip? Experienced travelers say that the trip will be perfect if you follow three simple rules: 1. Precisely travel, not lie in…

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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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Holidays with children in Turkey: to fly or not?
Spring is the time to think about a summer trip. Planning a vacation with two young children, I decided that we will go to Turkey, as this Sunny country has…

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