Thomas Cook: the founder's good intentions have become an exorbitant burden of responsibility for his followers
On the eve of world tourism day, one of its pioneers, the British tour operator Thomas Cook, left the market... Among the reasons for its bankruptcy were not only debt…

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Top 10 most interesting sights of Armenia and Artsakh
Armenia is a country of many historical, architectural and natural attractions. To visit them all, one trip will certainly not be enough. We have tried to highlight the top 10…

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They want to turn Chernobyl into a tourist Paradise. Is this real?
Only according to official forecasts from tour operators in 2019, the Chernobyl exclusion zone will be visited by 150 thousand tourists, but the country's authorities dream of millions of visitors...…

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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

Note to skiers: the largest ski slopes in Russia
Cross-country skiing is loved by both professional athletes and Amateurs. This walk is a great way to keep fit without harming the body (the load on the spine, knee joints,…

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Old tourist centers beg to expel tourists away
UNESCO is preparing to add Venice to the list of endangered sites if the tourist flow to the city is not reduced to reasonable limits... Not only the historical and…

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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…

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WHAT IS WORTH VISITING IN MONTENEGRO?
Montenegro is like a woman after a divorce-it exaggerates its advantages, quickly trying to find new fans, and also diligently pretends that it is moving forward, while in the evenings…

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