Switzerland and Austria: hot vacations in winter and summer
Most Petersburgers, tired of our constant cold and rain, tend to spend their holidays "where it is warm": in Turkey, Egypt, Tunisia or Cyprus. There are many other, more expensive…

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Woman Traveler in India: Safety Above All!
It is said that India is a country of extremes. A country of unearthly beauty - and at the same time very dirty. Nature, where there is no soul -…

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Holidays in Hisarya, Bulgaria
According to excavations, it is about 5,000 years old, but it owes its heyday to the Roman emperor Diocletian, who appreciated the benefits from the geothermal sources located here. The…

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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 to make stylish purchases in the designer quarter and try local dishes, after which they go to other Scandinavian countries or return to Russia. Meanwhile, the sights of the city are not only Aleksanterinkatu Street, Senate Square with the Cathedral and Market Square. If you turn off the hiking trails, Helsinki will pleasantly surprise you with the beauty of sea landscapes and a peaceful atmosphere, and photographs on the background of little-known sights will decorate your Instagram profile.

Unfortunately, seeing the most interesting places in Helsinki will not work as part of an excursion group – most of them are located outside the center. To see all the sights from the list, it is most convenient to purchase a pass for 2-3 days and use comfortable public transport. Continue reading

Victory: answers to the most common flight questions

We tell how much Pobeda takes for transportation of things, whether the company has limitations regarding hand luggage, whether it is possible to save on registration and much more.

Carry-on baggage
It is allowed to take on board as many items and things as you want (their weight is also not limited). The main thing is that they all fit in the calibrator, and its dimensions are fixed: 36x30x27 cm.

What things are allowed to take?

A laptop or tablet and 1 umbrella cane. They do not have to be put into the calibrator, which can not be said about chargers, cases, bags for transportation, etc. They will have to be put in a measuring box along with other things. By the way, the same goes for the camera.

Autumn and winter clothes. Coats, jackets, coats worn on passengers are not placed in the calibrator. Continue reading

Top 10 most interesting sights of Armenia and Artsakh

Armenia is a country of many historical, architectural and natural attractions. To visit all of them, one trip will certainly not be enough. We tried to highlight the top 10 most interesting and unusual places that can give you a sea of ​​new impressions and vivid memories of Armenia.

Landscapes of Armenia

Karahunge
The ancient megalithic complex is definitely worth seeing. Without exaggeration, Karahunge can be called the most mysterious attraction of Armenia. Scientists are still arguing about the age of the “Armenian Stonehenge”, one thing is certain – the bill here certainly goes for millennia. The purpose of the monumental structure is not entirely clear. Some scholars consider it a kind of sanctuary, others are inclined to think that Karahunj could be an ancient observatory. Continue reading

Tips for tourists in Muslim countries
In the Muslim world, it is not customary for a woman to travel alone, so you need to be careful about local customs. Many Muslim countries remain very conservative in…

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Sentosa Island beaches and parks
After Underwater World, the legs themselves lead to the beach of Sentosa Island. I would like to sit on the shore and look at the sea surface - a thin…

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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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10 important sights of Bulgaria for visiting by every tourist
Kaliakra is a long narrow cape in the southeastern part of the Dobrudzhan plateau. The coast of the cape is distinguished by sheer cliffs, almost vertically hanging over the sea…

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