Guide to Sicily: uncharted routes on a yacht
Sicily, the largest island in the Mediterranean, is not far from the toe of the Italian boot. The island is washed by three seas: the Ionian, the Mediterranean, and the…

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Top inhospitable countries in the world for tourists
On the one hand, experts call inhospitable countries that in 2018 most often refused Russian tourists a visa... Top inhospitable countries in the world for tourists On the other hand-those…

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Best places to stay in Armenia in the summer of 2019
In recent years, Armenia has become one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world. Many tourists, particularly from the former CIS countries, prefer to stay in Armenia to…

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“Throw an eagle on a mobile phone”, or how to help Siberian ornithologists

To study the migration of steppe birds, scientists use GPS devices that send text messages…

Until recently, there were no difficulties with this, and this year one of the birds went to Iran. Since sending SMS from there is not cheap, the entire budget for the year was spent on research in October. In order to continue tracking, we initiated the campaign “Throw an eagle on a mobile phone”.

Scientists have long studied the movements of steppe eagles, because they are red-book. Thanks to the GPS devices that each bird of prey has, data with their coordinates comes every day. Continue reading

Conflicting half-standing seats in low-cost airlines-an inevitability?
At the Paris air show, the Italian design company Avio Interiors presented not just the third generation of Skyrider seats, but made an offer to low-cost airlines that will be…

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Unknown facts about well-known Egypt
Tourists associate Egypt with diving, pyramids, and the all-inclusive system, but the country is much more interesting and multifaceted... Egypt has a history of 5,000 years. On the border of…

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Tourist gems of the Dominican Republic
Going to the Dominican Republic is worth both a beach holiday and a separate introduction to the Caribbean history and culture, Dominican nature and modern attractions... The colonial city of…

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SOCHI ON YOUR OWN
I'm all for independent travel, which is what I teach in my course. And today I will briefly tell you how to organize a vacation, even a single trip, even…

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