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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TICKETS TO CYPRUS 2019. PRICES, WHERE TO BUY, TIPS
Any independent trip starts with tickets. In this article, you will learn how much tickets to Cyprus can cost, where it is best to buy them, and which airport is…

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Traditions of Russian patronage and hospitality are being revived in Jerusalem
Now all those who come to Jerusalem from Russia tend to visit the Sergievsky farmstead. This amazing place, a corner of Russia in the heart of the Holy Land, gives…

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Truth or myth: dyeing the pool water from the urine

All fans of swimming in the pool say that special compounds are added to the water, which are able to change its color when in contact with urine…

It is so easy to calculate those who relieve a small need in the wrong place. But is this true and does such a reagent actually exist, especially since even the English-language Wikipedia writes about its mythical origin? And people say that they themselves saw how the color of the water changes next to the bathing person to purple or red. There are episodes that illustrate the process itself, even in Comedy films. Continue reading

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 where vacationers constantly complain about the impoliteness of local residents, poor quality of services.
Where was not given a visa
The Association of tour operators of the Russian Federation told us which countries most often refuse our citizens a visa:

The Norwegian Consulate is in the lead. Last year, 17.85% of applications there ended in rejection. Continue reading

PRICES IN CYPRUS

For everyone who goes to Cyprus on their own or to a hotel only with Breakfast, I have prepared a small guide “Prices in Cyprus in 2019”. Below are some dry data that you can use to better plan your budget. I wrote about how you can organize your own trip to Cyprus in this article.
CYPRUS PRICES 2019. CAFES, RESTAURANTS, TAVERNS.
Prices in cafes in different resorts vary. The highest prices will be in Ayia NAPA, Protaras and Paphos, Limassol and Larnaca cheaper by 20 percent. But keep in mind that even within the same resort there are taverns of different levels. Continue reading

Kamchatka: 10 places that every tourist should visit
The Kamchatka Peninsula is not only "far from everywhere". These are also unique natural landscapes, healing springs, hunting, fishing, and the ancient way of life and customs of local residents...…

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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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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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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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