What must be done in Cyprus?
Cyprus is exactly the place that will be remembered forever. The island is rich in wonderful landscapes, cozy bays with crystal clear water and beautiful golden beaches ... What must…

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Where filmed "Viking"
As the start of the world premiere of the fifth season of the Vikings series, announced for November 2017, is approaching, the audience’s interest in everything connected with this most…

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What kind of tea should a tourist choose when visiting tea and non-tea countries
FAO (UN Food Organization) analysts have published a top list of countries with the highest tea consumption per capita ... What kind of tea should a tourist choose when visiting…

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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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Unusual temples of Thailand
Tourweek.ru again ahead of the list of the most interesting sights of the world. This time it is the temples of Thailand, among them: the White Temple, the Temple of…

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Humpback whale mating game off the coast of the Dominican Republic
Every year from mid-January to mid-March in the Samana Bay, off the coast of picturesque Dominican Republic, an amazing natural phenomenon occurs - the mating games of humpback whales. In…

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Five changes that travelers to Thailand will face
On October 13, King of Thailand Bhumibol Adulyadej passed away, mourning for the monarch was declared in the country ... Five changes that travelers to Thailand will face There is…

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Where filmed "Viking"
As the start of the world premiere of the fifth season of the Vikings series, announced for November 2017, is approaching, the audience’s interest in everything connected with this most…

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