UK Lighthouses
“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…

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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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Lake Baikal
Numerous, sometimes the most unexpected and original legends of Lake Baikal testify to the enormous importance that the lake had in the life of people at all times. And not…

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Temple of Pura Oolong Danu

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

Tuamotu Islands

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

Schooner “Noorderlicht”

Schooner “Noorderlicht” is a vivid example of a reconstructed and modernized historical vessel that has found original application in the modern world.

105-year-old schooner for the romantics of the North
This sailboat annually carries out Arctic cruises, and for the winter it becomes a unique hotel in the ice. The ship has a 105-year history and attracts true connoisseurs of historical sailboats, as well as romantics of the Arctic latitudes who want to make an unforgettable voyage under the sails in the waters of the Arctic or in winter to live on a ship bound in the ice of the fjords.

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Mamula Island
On the border between Croatia and Montenegro there is an uninhabited islet, which has long been chosen by tourists. For many years, these two states cannot divide this place, although…

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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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Aruba Island
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…

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Temple of Pura Oolong Danu
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…

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