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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Holidays in Portugal are beautiful all year round
In the past, almost all trips, many of which also ended with great geographical discoveries, began off the coast of Portugal. Holidays in Portugal are beautiful all year round Now…

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Useful tips for travelers traveling in Asia
So that rest in colorful Asia does not harm you, does not empty your wallet and does not spoil your mood, you should follow some simple rules of behavior. Of…

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Fort Galle, Sri Lanka

Fort Galle, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is one of Sri Lanka’s main attractions. The construction has an ancient and interesting history.

It is not possible to find out the exact date of the construction of fortification walls and towers. It is believed that the first fortress was built by the Arabs 2000 years ago, then in 1588 the Portuguese rebuilt it, who arrived on the island in search of new trade opportunities, in the 17th century the Dutch pressed them to declare Sri Lanka their colony. In the 19th century, the appearance of the fort was changed by the British. Continue reading

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 here, leaving a noticeable and at the same time contradictory mark in history. However, tourists come here not at all for the antique past, but for the healing air, sea coolness and cozy sandy beaches. In the summer, travelers in Anzio join the Romans fleeing the heat of the Eternal City.

HOW TO GET FROM ROME TO ANZIO

The distance between the capital and the resort is only 60 km. It can be overcome with several modes of transport to choose from.

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The most interesting and largest aquariums in the world

Aquarium in Atlanta, USA
Georgia Aquarium – the largest aquarium in the world, located in the US city of Atlanta. It was opened in 2005, the total volume of water in the tanks of the aquarium – more than 32,000 cubic meters.

The oceanarium is divided into 60 thematic sections, which are inhabited by about 120,000 sea creatures belonging to more than 500 different species.

Four huge whale sharks, two whale whales and two manta rays can be considered the most interesting Continue reading

Ceylon: the customs and foundations of modern Sri Lanka
In Sri Lanka, in general, a poor Asian country, the life expectancy of the population is surprisingly high, even by European standards - an average of 75 years (73 for…

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Shark attacks: in which countries do they attack more often
After the bloody events in the fall of 2010 in Egypt and in the summer of 2011 on the Russian Far Eastern beaches, where ordinary vacationers became victims of sharks,…

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How to choose a tour and not regret your choice?
You can trust a travel agency, they will gladly help you choose the right tour, taking into account your taste and financial condition, because that’s why they exist. And you…

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North Korea - Juche phenomenon
Older tourists who imagine traveling to North Korea as a trip to our recent, by historical standards, socialist past, are mistaken ... North Korea ; juche country phenomenon A state…

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