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…

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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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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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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 coat. In his hands he has a magic staff and a bag of gifts. Father frost drives a sleigh pulled by three horses. Accompanies winter magician granddaughter snow maiden, and sometimes a Boy New Year — kid in a red coat and hat with the number of the coming year in a sling.

In addition to the main wizard Santa Claus in many regions of Russia has its own winter wizards:

* in Yakutia, the Lord of the cold Chyskhaan,
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Traveler's calendar for 2019
Official public holidays 2019: 1 January-New Year January 7-Christmas February 23-defender of the Fatherland Day 8 March - international women's day May 1-Spring and Labor Day 9 may — Victory…

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Beach resorts in Catalonia
Catalonia is an autonomy of Spain, located in the North-East of the Iberian Peninsula, between the Mediterranean coast and the Pyrenees. This famous region of Spain with a rich history…

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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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