“Rule, Britain, by the seas” – an old patriotic song reminds the world of the times when Great Britain was a great naval power with an impressive fleet.
The serious development of shipping required safe navigation, especially in the conditions of foggy climate and rocky coasts. Throughout the country, lighthouses were actively being built, built on shipping lanes, on islands and even in English colonies.
In the 16th century, a special organization was created by royal decree, responsible for the lighthouses of England and Wales. Nowadays it is called Trinity House, 70 lighthouses work under its control. Continue reading
The long coast of Portugal every year attracts fans to soak up the rays of the southern sun, swim in the azure waters or engage in water sports. Of course, there are many different beaches in this country, but some of them are very popular among tourists.
The blue sky, orange cliffs and the vast expanses of the ocean – all this awaits tourists who have chosen to relax on one of the most popular Portuguese beaches Falesia Beach. This place is beautiful at all times of the year.
Best beaches in Portugal – Falesia Beach Continue reading