Monthly Archives: February 2018
Angel Falls (Angel Falls)
Angel falls-is located in Venezuela, among the rainforests of the Canaima National Park and is considered the highest waterfall on our planet, with a height of 979 meters. The height of the continuous fall of water is about 807 meters.
The waterfall was named after the pilot James angel (from the English. Angel), which flew through it in 1935.
Due to the great height, falling water jets during the flight to the ground create a fog that can be seen a few kilometers from the waterfall. Continue reading
According to statistics, the most frequent accidents involving tourist buses occur in southern countries such as Egypt, Tunisia, the Dominican Republic or Thailand.
Bus accident in Switzerland
The most common causes of such accidents – the driver fell asleep at the wheel or reckless recklessness. The latter is very typical for drivers in Egypt and Thailand, speeding and going to the “oncoming” for which is a common phenomenon, while such violations in these countries are not even always fined. Continue reading
This Grand event takes place in the month of February, and how exactly, we will learn from this article.
Carnival in Rio de Janeiro
The Brazilian carnival (Carnaval do Brasil) is an annual festival held in many cities in Brazil 40 days before Easter, marking the beginning of Lent. During Lent, Roman Catholics abstain from any bodily pleasures. That is why the Brazilian carnival, as an act of farewell to pleasures, takes place on the eve of lent.
There are several versions of the origin of the Brazilian carnival. Continue reading