Troodos Mountains
Troodos is a mountain resort region in Cyprus and the only place in the country where it snows. From October to March, majestic peaks, including the highest peak Olympos (1952…

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122 days in a barrel: how the 72-year-old Frenchman crossed the Atlantic
In one of his tales, the great Russian poet Alexander Sergeyevich Pushkin wrote: "A cloud is in the sky, a barrel is sailing in the sea ...". And it seems…

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Five famous abandoned resorts in the world
Popularity is a fickle thing. Tourist centers and famous resorts, like people, live and die. Here we will talk about five once popular, and today - forgotten tourism centers in…

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Beaches in San Felice Circeo

San Felice Circeo is a chamber resort located on the famous Odyssey Riviera, which stretches from Rome to Naples. Picturesque views, long beaches covered with golden sand, clean air and rich ancient history attract thousands of travelers every year.

The town is divided into 2 parts: one lie on top of the mountain, the other at its foot. They say that several thousand years ago the mountain was an island. The legendary Odysseus sailed past him, the ship of which tried to sink the insidious sorceress of Circe. The hero dealt with black magic and a pier to the rocky shores. He was so impressed by the local beauty that he lingered in these parts. Continue reading

122 days in a barrel: how the 72-year-old Frenchman crossed the Atlantic

In one of his tales, the great Russian poet Alexander Sergeyevich Pushkin wrote: “A cloud is in the sky, a barrel is sailing in the sea …”. And it seems that traveling on water in such an unusual way can only be a figment of the imagination of the light of Russian literature. And it is unlikely that Pushkin himself or his contemporaries could have suggested that after two centuries, one brave Frenchman will be able to cross the Atlantic Ocean in a barrel in almost half a year.

In fairness, it should be clarified that attempts to cross the Atlantic on what is not quite adapted for such a difficult journey were earlier. So, in 1952, the French physician, biologist and traveler Alain Bombard crossed the ocean in an ordinary inflatable boat. Moreover, this daredevil went swimming without food, Continue reading

The main beaches of northern Goa
For many residents of the metropolis, the Indian state of Goa has become synonymous with freedom from domestic routine and office slavery. On the Indian coast, both ordinary citizens, and…

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The most unusual natural attractions of Brazil
Brazil is a country of unusual natural attractions: huge waterfalls, amazing deserts, swamps and jungles, thousands of islands and nature reserves. Lencois Maranjensis National Park There is one interesting place…

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The beaches of Italy. Anzio
Anzio is an ancient port city, on the shores of which the warm waters of the Tyrrhenian Sea are broken. According to legend, the emperors Nero and Caligula were born…

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Beaches in Sperlonga
Sperlonga is a miniature resort in the province of Latina. It got its name thanks to a string of caves formed by nature on a rocky shore. A little more…

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