The safest airlines in Russia and the world
The German research Bureau JACDEC, which investigates aviation accidents, presented its rating of the 60 safest airlines in the world, which the organization has published since 1973. The leaders of…

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What can tourists expect from the "Jasmine revolution-2" in Tunisia?
According to observers, the resignation of Hamadi al-Jebali, the Prime Minister of Tunisia, may lead to a new round of tension in society and even a new revolution in the…

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Blue Lagoon in Iceland
Blue Lagoon is a geothermal Spa and one of the most visited attractions in Iceland. It is located on the Reykjavik Peninsula in the South-Western part of the island, 39…

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Dancing in the fire Nestinars

Tourists can see people walking barefoot on hot coals and even dancing at the same time only in one country in the world – Bulgaria.

“Dancing in the fire Nestinars” – an inexplicable Bulgarian phenomenon
These people are called nestinars, they live in some mountain villages in the South-East of the country. The inexplicable and incredibly spectacular ritual of walking on fire is listed as an intangible cultural heritage of humanity by UNESCO.

This ancient custom is associated primarily with the day of Saints Constantine and Helena, which falls on June 3, but the fire-walking ritual is also performed during some other Church holidays. Non-veterinarians, that is, direct participants of fire walking, are not all residents of the village, but only a few chosen ones who pass their skill by inheritance. Continue reading

When is it better to go on vacation in the UAE?
Today, the United Arab Emirates, also known as the UAE, is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the middle East. Over the past decade, this country has managed…

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What can tourists expect from the "Jasmine revolution-2" in Tunisia?
According to observers, the resignation of Hamadi al-Jebali, the Prime Minister of Tunisia, may lead to a new round of tension in society and even a new revolution in the…

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Search for fellow travelers on vacation. Where to look?
"Is it strange that you have no use for your wanderings if you carry only yourself everywhere?"- these words were spoken by the ancient Greek philosopher Socrates more than two…

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Holidays in Portugal are wonderful all year round
In the past, almost all voyages, many of which ended with great geographical discoveries, began off the coast of Portugal. Now it's the opposite — hundreds of thousands of tourists…

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