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10 places in Helsinki that will not be shown to “package " tourists
According to various social surveys, Helsinki is one of the most boring cities in the world... Walking along narrow shopping streets, sandwiched between laconic, strict modern buildings, tourists complain about…

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Why not go to the UAE for a vacation
The UAE is one of the fastest growing countries... People come here not only to soak up the coast (the state stretches along the Persian Gulf), but also to see…

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Annoying nuisance, or what not to do in smart toilets in Europe
Bio toilets are installed on the streets of Paris, which are cleaned and disinfected independently after each visitor... Annoying nuisance, or what not to do in smart toilets in Europe…

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Spain closes beaches due to deadly jellyfish

At the height of the swimming season, many tourists from the cold North of Europe are forced to look longingly at the beautiful water of Spanish beaches, not daring to go to the sea…

Too bright, terrible images of victims were published in local media, and rescue services are in no hurry to lower alarming red flags. In Andalusia, a fair wind from Benidorm caught up with an Armada of Portuguese ships-beautiful, but deadly sea creatures. And people are forced to escape on the shore. Continue reading

Why not go to the UAE for a vacation

The UAE is one of the fastest growing countries…

People come here not only to soak up the coast (the state stretches along the Persian Gulf), but also to see its main attractions: the Burj Khalifa, the Sheikh Zayed Mosque, as well as to visit numerous water parks and amusement parks.

Places are great, but going on a tour, you need to weigh all the “pros” and “cons”.
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Transportation of a patient from a foreign clinic under a tourist’s medical insurance policy

Together with the experts of the insurance company ERV, we found out in what cases and in what ways the evacuation of sick tourists from abroad is carried out and how much it can cost…

ERV insurance policies include chronic diseases and cases of their aggravation
On August 17, 2018, a resident of Astrakhan, who was vacationing at a Turkish resort in the Antalya region, was admitted by ambulance to the nearest clinic to the hotel. The tourist had an ERV insurance policy.

After the first examination, the insured was diagnosed with severe chronic diseases. As the attending doctor later stated, due to their aggravation, she suffered a brain hemorrhage. 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 extremely difficult for them to refuse…

Now the topic of discussion is no longer the semi-upright seats themselves, but the benefits of using the new concept. It has received the catchy name “ultra-economy class” and represents an unprecedented attempt to squeeze a little more money from the same finite resource base that is now available.

Talk about Skyrider seats has been going on for the ninth year in a row.But even such a cynical and outspoken top Manager as the head of Ryanair, Michael O’leary, only praises them and scatters promises, but is in no hurry to introduce a new product at home. Continue reading

Goodbye, legend: tourists are kicked off the Spanish steps in Rome

A fine of 6,000 euros was levied on Capri model Heidi Klum, who got married last weekend…

The Italian authorities did not deny themselves the pleasure to arrange a demonstration flogging for the famous newlyweds. They were really guilty, because during a visit to the famous Blue grotto, they climbed to swim, which is strictly forbidden there. But there is another aspect of this incident – in 2019, dozens of offensive restrictions for tourists came into force in Italy, but the authorities are still very carefully applying punitive measures. The fine for a world-famous model served as a warning to everyone else: don’t test the police’s patience! Continue reading

Spain closes beaches due to deadly jellyfish
At the height of the swimming season, many tourists from the cold North of Europe are forced to look longingly at the beautiful water of Spanish beaches, not daring to…

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REINEKE ISLAND: WHAT TO DO IN THE SEA OF JAPAN?
Everyone knows about Russian island, which is within walking distance from Vladivostok. But a little further on there are other, no less interesting Islands, including the island of Reinecke, about…

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Why not go to the UAE for a vacation
The UAE is one of the fastest growing countries... People come here not only to soak up the coast (the state stretches along the Persian Gulf), but also to see…

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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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