Fortress Oreshek
At the source of the Neva River from Ladoga, some 24 km from St. Petersburg is an old military fortress. There truly unites all of Russian history. Founded by the…

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Lake Como in Italy
Water expanses of Italy are primarily associated with Venice and gondolas that cut through the narrow canals of this city on the water. But the picturesque lakes of the country…

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Githorn in Holland
On the planet there are a considerable number of places that delight, capture, amaze ... But, there are places so fabulous and cozy that I do not want to part…

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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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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.…

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Yachting in Polynesia
French Polynesia is conveniently located in the Pacific Ocean. Five archipelagos in its southern part unite more than 100 islands of volcanic and coral origin. Tropical climate, thickets of coconut…

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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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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…

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