In the Middle Urals, a terrible state of emergency occurred. On January 19, two girls got lost during a trip to the Sukhogorsk stone. As a result, one died, the second was found with frostbite on the legs. We asked the experts why the tragedy could happen and how to prevent such incidents …
One girl died, the second was discovered with frostbite
On the morning of January 19, a company of five tourists arrived at the Serebryansky Stone camp site, and decided to climb the high point of the Sukhogorsky Stone Mountain. There were three girls and two guys in the company. The distance from the base to the top is 12 kilometers.
During the trip, snowfall began, as a result of which the group of tourists split up. Two girls lost their Continue reading
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 will be introduced in stages …
Smart City wants to sleep peacefully
At the end of December 2018, Venice adopted amendments to the budget law, which provide for the introduction of entry fees in the amount of 2.5 to 5 euros (up to 10 euros in high season) for all visitors who come to the city by any means of transport. This introduction will appear as an alternative to the current tourist tax (5 euros). Continue reading