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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Mosh krechun — one Santa Claus in the two countries
In the article "Winter wizards in different countries of the world" we have already told about Santa Claus from Moldova and Romania. This nice old man named Moshe Craciun (father…

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Mosh krechun — one Santa Claus in the two countries
In the article "Winter wizards in different countries of the world" we have already told about Santa Claus from Moldova and Romania. This nice old man named Moshe Craciun (father…

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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 (Samian aqueduct) is an underground water pipe length of about one kilometre, built on the Greek island of Samos in the sixth century BC. The culvert was built by the ancient Greek engineer Eupalinus of Megara on the orders of the Samos despot Polycrates. During the reign of Polycrates, the island of Samos became a center of Maritime piracy. Fearing an attack on the island and a siege of the main city (Pythagoras), the tyrant of Samos ordered a secret water pipe to be laid under the mountain to supply the city with fresh water from a remote source. Continue reading

Excursion tourism in Israel

Israel-this Promised Land seems to attract tourists from all over the world. Although Israel is famous for its resort areas of three seas and a warm climate, yet in the tourism industry is dominated by excursion religious tourism. This pattern is not surprising, because Jerusalem (the capital of Israel) is a Holy city for the three major religions (Christianity, Islam and Judaism). Every year hundreds of thousands of pilgrims from all over the world visit Israel to see the legendary shrines with their own eyes.

Shrines Of The Promised Land
They say that it is better to see once than hear a hundred times. However, in the tourism sector, this rule does not work: it is better to see and hear. Continue reading

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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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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Seven wonders of Kuzbass: Celestial Teeth
Celestial Teeth — the most beautiful and wonderful place in the Kuzbass, no wonder this picturesque region tops the list of "Seven wonders of Kuzbass"! Seven wonders of Kuzbass: Celestial…

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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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