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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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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Why is Turkey so popular with tourists?
For more than ten years, Turkey has been the most popular summer country for beach holidays for Russians, Belarusians and Ukrainians. Warm sea and mild climate, comfortable hotels for every…

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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 a strict dress code in the kingdom: all residents of Thailand wear black and white clothes. The media trumpeted with might and main that the kingdom needed a lot of strict dresses, mourning flowers and urged merchants not to raise prices for such things and accessories. Even the mannequins in the windows of first-class boutiques are dressed in black and white. All official portals, online media and publications in Thailand have switched to a plain interface. Continue reading

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

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 again travel to the old but always young city above the Vltava.

Beautiful Prague: what to see and where to visit the Czech capital

An experienced guide and information support are simply necessary for those who are for the first time in Prague. If you want to spend time with benefit and pleasantness, go with us on excursions! The Sputnik8 company offers more than 65 excursions in Prague: thematic, sightseeing, automobile, pedestrian, with a trip to nature or with an immersion in its night life. For beginners, we recommend a daily 4-hour Continue reading

How to get in Malta from Sliema to Valletta
The city of Valletta is located directly opposite the city of Sliema. You can get here in two main ways - by ferry or by bus. On the map, I…

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12 airplane situations that people have to face
At the time of the first aircraft, novice pilots were teased with sticky asses. Vapors of castor oil, which served as a lubricant for motors, provoked a slight diarrhea in…

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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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Ten amazing places in the incredible city of Dubai
It is unique in itself, this city, the center of oil trade in the Middle East, in just a few decades has transformed from an unknown Arab town into a…

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