Why is China called "China"?
"Rest in China", "goods from China", "power of China" - the use of such phrases instead of the official name of the people's Republic of China or China 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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Interesting facts about Brazil
If you are not afraid of a transatlantic flight to the southern hemisphere, changing not only the time zone, but also the time of year – visit Brazil. This country…

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Circum-Baikal railway or “krugobaikalka»

The TRANS-Siberian railway is figuratively called the “steel belt of Russia”. And the krugobaykalskaya railway, or “Krugobaykalka”, with the light hand of Emperor Nicholas II – the “Golden buckle” on this belt.

Circum-Baikal railway or “krugobaikalka»
Probably, everyone traveling by land transport (trains, buses) had such moments: in a boring city landscape or monotonous natural landscape outside the window suddenly breaks a “Hello from the past” – a small red-brick station building in the style of architecture of the last century, an outlandish viaduct, a bizarre arch of a concrete tunnel, pretentious bridge supports or a water tower, similar to a brick tower. Continue reading

Bhutan – the land of the thunder dragon in the Himalayas
Bhutan is a small mountainous country in the Eastern Himalayas, between Tibet (China) and India. Tourists are undoubtedly interested in the amazingly beautiful mountain landscapes of Bhutan, a huge number…

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The most unique hotels in the world
The coldest hotel - Ice Hotel (jukkasjärvi, Sweden) Ice Hotel Ice Hotel is a real hotel built from ice and located near the Arctic circle. Guests are invited to spend…

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Summer holidays in Egypt-pros and cons
Sometimes contradictory reviews are expressed about the popular and relatively affordable vacation in Egypt in the summer. All about Tax-free returns: how to apply for and get tax free Let's…

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Take your time, or what do tourists forget in hotels?
Forgetting a shampoo, razor, or swimsuit in a hotel room is common, though distressing. The rush, the nervousness before the flight, just distracted. But how to explain the facts when…

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