Seven wonders of the world: mausoleum of Halicarnassus
Mausoleum-a monument-tomb or burial structure, where the remains of famous and famous people. But how did the name “mausoleum”appear? It turns out that the word “mausoleum” comes from the name of the king of the caries Mausolus.
Mawson — the king of Caria
King Mausolus Of Caria
Once upon a time on the South-West coast of the Peninsula of Asia Minor there was a state of Caria. Ruled this state from 377 to 353 in the era of BC king Mausolus with his sister Artemisia, who was also his wife. Contemporaries called Mausolus cruel and greedy tyrant, but told about the great passion of the king of high art. 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