Interesting neighborhood: what else to visit
If you come to New Zealand and have already visited Cathedral Bay, go to the Hot water beach. A kilometer winding path leads from the bay to the beach. Along…

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Vic Beach in Iceland
The black sand beaches formed as a result of volcanic activity are impressive landscapes, more reminiscent of the landscapes of science fiction films. Vic Beach in Iceland is one of…

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Sable Island
For many centuries, a series of marine disasters in one of the Atlantic regions was a big mystery. The northern part of the Atlantic Ocean is justifiably called the "tomb…

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Monthly Archives: January 2018

What else to do in Portugal

In addition to yachting, Portugal has other water activities. Here you can go surfing, diving or participate in regattas on yachts. Surfing in Portugal has long been considered one of the best. From October to May, the most “wave” season begins: few people, not hot, and excellent waves for adrenaline pleasure. However, if you are a beginner and you have the first meeting with the ocean, it makes sense to go at the height of the tourist season – from the end of May to October. There are more people, but also fewer waves, which allows us to better learn how to “stand on the waves.”

Popular water activities in Portugal

Portugal is considered to be an amateur diving country rather than a professional one. However, there is also something to surprise diving enthusiasts. Continue reading

Canals and bridges of Amsterdam

Amsterdam is one of the few cities in old Europe that boasts man-made canals and bridges. Their appearance is the result of successful urban planning.

If you look at Amsterdam from a height, you can see that the canals encircle the old part of the city with four concentric half rings. They form about 90 islands interconnected by bridges, the number of which exceeds 1500. Along the canals are the most interesting places in Amsterdam, attracting thousands of tourists here.

A bit of history
The very first channel – Singel, was originally dug in the years 1428-1450 as a defensive urban moat. Gradually, its shores began to be built up, and he ended up inside the city. For a while he was called Koningsgracht, which from the Dutch means the Royal Canal. The singel begins at the city bay and ends at the Amstel River. Continue reading

Yachting in Portugal

Since ancient times, Portugal has been a country of maritime pioneers and navigators. After several centuries, the popularity of this country among lovers of active marine recreation is only growing.

It is not surprising that yachting off the coast of Portugal is considered one of the best – infinitely beautiful coastlines, the most beautiful beaches of the world, amazing modern infrastructure and unique architecture, facing towards the sea, obligate this.

Vacation on a yacht? Ayda to Portugal!
One of the most common ways to relax in Portugal is considered to be a trip on a yacht along its shores. Yachting enthusiasts from around the world gather here. This is one of the few European countries with a wonderful climate, a lot of picturesque bays and beaches, as well as convenient ports and marinas. Continue reading

Corinth Canal
The Corinth Canal, connecting the bays of the two seas - the Ionian and Aegean - is one of the most remarkable sights of Greece, well known to all who…

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Rest on Baikal in the winter
Winter Baikal gives tourists ski slopes, snowmobile rides and dog sledding, snowkiting and snowboarding. Winter fishing on Lake Baikal gathers fans of ice fishing for the annual March tournament. Baikal…

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Fjords of Norway
Norway is an amazing northern country, even the name of which blows cold. Despite the harsh climate, many tourists prefer this magical land to hot tropical resorts. And this is…

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Yachting in Mauritius
The small island of Mauritius is a tourist pearl hidden in the middle of the Indian Ocean. The Big Island is the heart of two archipelagos: Maskarensky and Kagados-Karakhosky. The…

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