“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 Russian-language media and Runet is found everywhere.
What the word “celestial Empire” means in this context is a mystery that we will try to solve here.
We should start with the peculiarities of Chinese perception of the external world and their understanding of their role and place in this world. Continue reading
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 has been rapidly developing economically in recent years, and the stormy temperament and cheerfulness of local residents have long been known all over the world. It is enough to recall the famous Brazilian carnivals-a stunning festive event that gathers more than a million tourists in Rio de Janeiro alone at the end of February, and the Brazilians themselves are massively plunged into a dance trance for four days, to understand that for a quiet and peaceful holiday, you need to choose another country. Continue reading
Tours to North Korea, also known as the DPRK – are still a non-standard offer.
North Korea: a trip to the ” land of morning freshness»
You can go to this unique country, one of the most closed in the world, for an educational purpose, for new, unusual impressions. And just go to rest and relax, as in most other countries, will not work. It’s hard to imagine a relaxed holiday in a country where restaurants close at eight o’clock in the evening, guides accompany you everywhere and even live with you in the same hotel, credit cards are not accepted, and there is no Internet at all. Continue reading