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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Rest and treatment in Karlovy vary
For six centuries in a row, the famous Czech Spa resort of Karlovy vary, located in the krushny mountains, 120 kilometers from Prague and about 45 km from the Czech-German…

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Hostels are an inexpensive and popular alternative to hotels
The definition of hostels as small inexpensive hotels is correct in its essence, but does not fully disclose the content of this relatively new concept for us. And the famous…

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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 country, in the past one of the most stable and secular in the Arab world.

It is social stability and a minimum of religious restrictions that attract a huge number of tourists to Tunisia every year, mainly from Europe.

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Why are there no Muslims in Japan?

The question itself is a provocative myth, since there are Muslims in Japan. Islam is practiced by both people who came to work from Asian countries (Pakistanis, Iranians, Indonesians), and native Japanese. There are only a few thousand Japanese Muslims, but they are United in the Federation of Muslims of Japan.

Every year, several Muslims from Japan make a pilgrimage to Mecca (Saudi Arabia). There are 30 mosques in Japan. the oldest one, in Kobo, was built in 1935 by Muslims from the Russian “white emigration”, mostly Tatars. Continue reading

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 try to sum up the summer minuses and summer pluses of recreation in this country, focusing exclusively on the “seasonal factor”. That is, without touching on the advantages and disadvantages of holidays in Egypt in General, we are talking only about summer. Continue reading

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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Shark attacks: in which countries do they attack more often
After the bloody events in the fall of 2010 in Egypt and in the summer of 2011 on Russian far Eastern beaches, where ordinary vacationers became victims of sharks, we…

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Insurance: five questions for your tour operator
Once you have accepted the offer of a travel Agency and positively decided for yourself the question of a foreign trip, do not rush to sign the contract. Insurance: five…

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Monkey nursery in Abkhazia
February 23, 2012 Founded in Sukhum in 1927, it is still popular among adults and children. But few people know that the Sukhumi monkey nursery is not just a zoo,…

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