10 places in Jerusalem that “package” tourists don’t know about
Jerusalem is one of the most popular tourist cities. In addition to the main attractions, in the new capital of Israel there are other interesting places that are usually not…

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Inland navigation and inland navigation in Finland
The coast of Finland and its archipelago are thousands of kilometers of coastline and tens of thousands of islands, so Finns really like to walk on the sea or on…

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Travel through the unexplored expanses of Alaska
Exactly one and a half centuries ago, Russia sold Alaska to the United States, and the territory became the largest state in the country. On August 12, 1732, the expedition…

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Travel through the unexplored expanses of Alaska

Exactly one and a half centuries ago, Russia sold Alaska to the United States, and the territory became the largest state in the country. On August 12, 1732, the expedition of Mikhail Gvozdev discovered Alaska …

Travel through the unexplored expanses of Alaska

In the years 1799-1867, it was under the control of the Russian-American company, but then it was not possible to master such a large territory well. March 30, 1867 a document was signed on the sale of Alaska to the United States. Soon, gold was found here, which was mined over a thousand tons during the gold rush. Alaska includes the mainland and several Pacific island groups. Today, Russians know little Continue reading

“Golden Triangle” – ajar secrets of drug business in Thailand

The history of the Golden Triangle, the territory at the junction of the borders of Thailand, Myanmar and Laos, resembles an iceberg, with a small visible part and a huge underwater …

The Golden Triangle: We are in Thailand. Right Laos. Left Myanmar (Burma)

And this is not surprising, because we are talking about one of the worst enemies of mankind – drugs.

It all started after the end of World War II. The opium poppy, the traditional agricultural culture of the peoples of Southeast Asia, has become an element of big politics and the interest of several political forces at once: the Chinese Kuomintang (armed groups opposing Mao Zedong), the nationalist movement of the Continue reading

On the prohibitions on cruise ships: logical, not very clear, and very strange

The phrase “maritime order” is not just a figure of speech. Over the centuries-long history of navigation, a certain set of rules of conduct at sea has developed; these rules also apply to cruise ships …

On the prohibitions on cruise ships: logical, not very clear, and very strange
Some of these rules and prohibitions are quite logical and understandable even to the “land” guest of a sea vessel, others look strange, and some may even seem absurd. But be that as it may, they are dictated by concern for the safety, health and comfort of tourists and crew, and from the moment you are on board the ship, you have to obey them.

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12 reasons to stay in Brighton
Everything is possible if you go to Brighton - a fashionable seaside resort, where representatives of eminent aristocratic families and even historical figures traditionally rested ... Brighton - a trendy…

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Beautiful Prague: what to see and where to visit the Czech capital
“Prague won't let you go,” Kafka said, and he was damn right. Millions of tourists visiting the Czech capital are planning return visits. They stock up on comfortable shoes and…

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Treatment and rehabilitation at the leading resorts in Europe
In the world there are hundreds of resorts specializing in almost all types of diseases. But there really are not so many really strong treatment resorts. In this article, the…

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Smart City wants to sleep peacefully
Venice will begin an experiment to charge an “entrance fee” for visitors who plan to spend the night in the city this spring. The authorities promise that the tourist tax…

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