Solomon Islands – one of the most remote and unspoiled tourism places on the planet. A poor but colorful country, washed by the waters of the Pacific Ocean, is located in Melanesia.
Of the 992 islands, only the third part of the archipelago is inhabited by a population of about 500 thousand people. Some of the islands are volcanic; the largest of them are Guadalcanal, Choiseul, Santa Isabel, San Cristobal.
Exotic Travels – Solomon Islands
The highest height is Mount Makarakomburu (about 2500 m), which is located on the island of Guadalcanal. Due to the increased seismicity, this area is often subjected to earthquakes. Continue reading
This Indonesian temple does not look like typical Asian religious buildings. In addition to bizarre carved architecture, it has a special aura and a very interesting location.
You can see it by picking up an Indonesian denomination of five hundred rupees, or by going on a tour of the amazing island of Bali.
Eleven meter pagoda
The Pura Temple of Oolong Danu is located far from tourist reservations, so it is better to set aside a full day for the trip. Do not spare time, because in the northern part of the island there are also very interesting places, including little-known among tourists. Continue reading
The large but sparsely populated Tuamotu archipelago in two rows is located in the waters of the Pacific Ocean. Technically, this is about seventy coral atolls and four volcanic islands.
There is a lot of sand, coconut trees and pearl farms. And everything else – reefs, water and nature, almost untouched by man.
There were Russians
Russian people have long learned about the islands in the style of Robinson Crusoe. They explored the archipelago at the beginning of the nineteenth century, as a result of unofficially these pieces of land are called the Islands of Russians. And the names of Bellingshausen, Lazarev, Kruzenshtern, Barclay de Tolly and Kutuzov were assigned to individual atolls. Continue reading