Gold ring of Russia
Almost any person living not only in Russia, but also abroad, probably heard about the Golden Ring of Russian cities. But, in reality, only a few can tell exactly which…

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European approach to winter holidays
Christmas symbolizes the birth of Jesus Christ, it is a holiday of love and happiness to the whole world. People share warm wishes, try to congratulate all relatives and friends.…

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Tasty traditions in the best restaurants of Baku
Baku is a hospitable flowering city with welcoming people, traditional color and incredible original cuisine. Eating for an Azerbaijani is a whole ritual during which you can meet with your…

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Unusual funeral rituals and traditions

We all come into this world through the same gate, but we leave it in completely different ways. Someone goes to the last journey, resting in a luxurious coffin, someone dissolves in the air along with the smoke of the funeral pyre, and someone’s dried mummy has been lying in the secret room of the ancient pyramid for thousands of years.

One of the foreign tourist portals has published a list of eight of the most unusual funeral rituals around the world. Any traveler knows that the best way to learn the culture of other nations is to compare how different communities practice certain rituals and traditions common to all of humanity. Most clearly, these differences are manifested in the way people honor their ancestors. Continue reading

10 places in Helsinki that will not be shown to “package” tourists
Walking along the narrow shopping streets, sandwiched between laconic, austere modern buildings, tourists complain about the lack of attractions. Basically, people come to the capital of Finland for one day…

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Sicily: a new breath
Sicily is an autonomous region of Italy and the largest island of the Mediterranean Sea with an area of ​​25,700 square meters. km The population of the island is 5…

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Travel to places of power
Delhi. The famous Kutub Minar minaret with a damask steel column was built on the site of the Vishnu temple destroyed by the conquerors. Once the top of a mysterious…

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The Mystery of the Shroud of Turin
Shroud of Turin, stored in the church of St. John in Turin (Italy) 4-meter piece of canvas, which according to legend Jesus was wrapped after being removed from the cross.…

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