Prices for food and souvenirs in Phuket
Phuket is perhaps the most popular destination among tourists from all countries who want to see Thailand. Connected to the mainland by several bridges, the island does not lack goods…

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Sitges, Spain
Sitges is a miniature Catalan town located on the shores of the Mediterranean Sea. Thanks to the Garraf mountain park, covered with forests, a special comfortable microclimate is formed in…

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Bogmalo Beach
Bogmalo is a small resort village in southern Goa with a crescent-shaped sandy beach. The nearest Dabolim International Airport is just 2.5 km away. The transport hub provides the region…

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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 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

Land leeches and what tourists and travelers need to know about them

One of the most common parasites that any traveler or tourist in warm countries can encounter is a land leech. They are found in the forests of Thailand, Vietnam, Laos, Indonesia, Malaysia, India and other tropical countries. Of course, if your vacation is only related to relaxing on the beach, you are unlikely to get to know them, so you can no longer read. But if your plans include excursions to parks and forests, trekking trips to the jungle or mountains, then the chance to become their “victim” is very large.

A land leech This is what a land leech looks like
We must say right away that land leeches in most cases are completely harmless and leave behind only small bruises and unpleasant memories. The bite itself is painless, it can only sometimes itch later, not Continue reading

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 with a socio-political system similar to that created in the northern part of the Korean Peninsula has never been on the territory of the former USSR. Like not, and never has been, nothing like this in other countries.

It is wrong to assume that the dominant ideology in North Korea is communist. In the country’s Continue reading

Snorkeling in Eilat
Eilat is the southern city of Israel, washed by the waters of the Aqaba Bay of the Red Sea. The resort is suitable for year-round recreation, as the temperature never…

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Bogmalo Beach
Bogmalo is a small resort village in southern Goa with a crescent-shaped sandy beach. The nearest Dabolim International Airport is just 2.5 km away. The transport hub provides the region…

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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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Castelldefels, Spain
Castelldefels is a Mediterranean chamber town located 20 km from Barcelona. It attracts tourists with an infinitely long beach, a pleasant atmosphere and well-developed infrastructure. Spaniards live here with an…

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