Travel to Ivory Coast
Perhaps this country is better known to you under its old name - Ivory Coast. Tourism is still developing here. But Cote d’Ivoire has every chance of becoming a real…

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All roads lead to Rome, which begins with Leonardo da Vinci
The capital of Italy is served by three major international airports. “Leonardo da Vinci” (Aeroporto internazionale Leonardo Da Vinci) is the name of the largest of them, which immediately makes…

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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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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

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…

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Traveling in Altai
Altai On Earth there are few such wonderful places as Altai. This is a large mountainous country in the center of Asia, on the territory of four states: Russia, Kazakhstan,…

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The most curious complaints on board
Who just does not have to visit stewards and stewardesses during routine flights! They act as safety experts, waiters, arbitrators in resolving conflicts and disputes, masters to repair iPods, bottle…

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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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