Russian black sea resorts: Adler
How often we dream of a vacation at sea! So I want to swim in warm water, soak up the gentle sun and take a NAP on a chaise longue,…

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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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Keyboard monument in Yekaterinburg
It is difficult to imagine life in the modern world without computer technology. In Yekaterinburg, thanks to such reflections, a Monument to the keyboard appeared. Keyboard monument in Yekaterinburg The…

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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

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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Divo Island in St. Petersburg
Divo Island is an amusement Park in St. Petersburg. Divo Island is located on the territory of the Primorsky Victory Park (Krestovsky island). Among the green gardens of the Park…

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Eupalinos tunnel
On the island of Samos (Greece) to visit a very unusual attraction, which in ancient times was even called a wonder of the world, malinow of the tunnel. Eupalinos tunnel…

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