The island state of Aruba, which is part of the Lesser Antilles, is located near Venezuela. The clean coast, warm sea, noisy parties and entertainment, casinos and affordable shopping have made this island one of the most chic resorts in the world, where wealthy tourists come to relax.
Outdoor activities in Aruba
The best beaches of Aruba, located on the west and south coasts, are ideal for families, snorkelling and diving, giving the opportunity to swim and sunbathe throughout the year, unlike the east coast, which surfers enjoy.
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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 of the ships.”
Mariners tried to bypass the “ghost island” tenth side, if only to get to their destination alive. According to various sources, from 350 to 500 ships found their last refuge near Sable Island.
Atlantic “cemetery of a thousand dead ships”
Sable’s gloomy glory testifies to the incredible number of shipwrecks that occurred here. For centuries, sailors have been telling word-of-mouth legends associated with this place, calling the island a “ghost”, a “deadly saber” and the “tomb of the Atlantic.” Continue reading
To fully enjoy the grandeur and beauty of the local landscapes, you should go to Norway in summer, autumn or spring. The most favorable time for walks along the picturesque fjords is the summer months, when the air is warm enough, and the rays of the sun are reflected in clear crystal water, dispersing bright glare along formidable rocks.
Best time to visit the fjords of Norway
But in the winter months, this place is no less beautiful. True, it is worth considering the significant cooling and taking along comfortable outerwear that will protect from the weather. An excellent bonus and reward for all inconveniences will be the magical northern lights that illuminate the dark sky of Norway directly above the severe glaciers. Continue reading