Every country is proud of its achievements. The Italians are doing it for show: they are even on the floor of the main Cathedral have left a mark on the length of the “temples of competitors”
THE CATHEDRAL OF SANTA MARIA DEL FIORE
Almost six hundred years have passed since the completion of the Cathedral, crowning it the world’s largest 114-metre-high brick dome still remains the highest point in Florence. In medieval Europe could not build a dome similar to the dome of the Roman Pantheon, because the decision of the architect Filippo Brunelleschi aroused the enthusiasm of Italians. Them most accurately expressed by Vasari: “. it seems the sky it [the dome is] jealous, because all day his arrows smite of heaven”
THE TREVI FOUNTAIN
The largest fountain of Rome — reaches 26,3 meters in height and 49,15 meters in length. At the fountain are overcrowded with tourists throwing coins into the water. One coin means a quick return, two — a love meeting, three — wedding, four — wealth, five — separation. Annually utilities caught about a million Continue reading
Bashkortostan — an important crossroads between Europe and Asia. Therefore, the expedition of the Russian school of Go and Strategy 2010 «finding the roots of Th» passed eastward through Bashkortostan. The first city was October, where the expedition stopped to meet with fans Th of this beautiful science city. And the next day, on the way visiting the famous lake, the expedition arrived in Ufa. Right at the DPS office, her car met channels, the sports and city administration, the head of the local section. Igor Alekseevich Grishin answered the journalists ‘ questions and gave a short interview. In the evening of this day the expedition was to reach Chelyabinsk, and ahead was a city tour, a game explanation from the head of School and Federation.
– I the first time in Ufa, — told the chief of Russian school of Go and Strategy — and I was surprised about meeting people, the city. Immediately struck by the cleanliness, order, taking care of the space and its inhabitants. In Ufa the rich humanitarian tradition. I heard that here in 1918 he lived and worked Czech writer Jaroslav Hasek. Here he produced the newspaper «Our way», «Red Europe», wrote a series of stories and feuilletons.
– Igor Continue reading
On Abkhazian soil, you can enjoy the wondrous beauty of unspoiled nature and to relax, enjoying all the benefits of civilization. Most of the country’s territory is occupied by mountains, among which the most massive Caucasus, the Kodori, the Bzyb Gagra and ridges. In the forests grow mainly beech, chestnut, hornbeam, oak, spruce and fir. Abkhazia is diverse geographical zones: subtropical zone with a typical subtropical vegetation, hilly area and mountainous area.
The company “7-TOUR” offers various accommodation options in the resorts of Abkhazia:
Find all the offers for accommodation and to purchase tickets to the resorts of Abkhazia, you can visit tours to Abkhazia .
Health resorts of Abkhazia
Cozy and comfortable for the seaside resort of Gudauta . surrounded by dense fruit and citrus orchards, woods and vineyards. This place enchants with wonderful views of the Caucasus mountains, clear waters and its extraordinary history. The town has a Museum with archaeological, ethnographic and art displays. In the Gudauta district are located the famous lake Ritsa and lake Blue, ringing to the skies waterfalls and mysterious gorges.
20 km Northwest is located the resort of Mussera . on-site, in the area of Amber, preserved ancient temple dated back to 8-9 centuries.
Modern Gagra – resort in Abkhazia, known for its beautiful Continue reading
Program 5 shifts to “Amber” was very complicated, so to go to mystery lake we were able only during the quiet hours (forgive us the absolute is a criminal violation of the regime). Part of the way from hull to the upper gate of the camp terrain, “where no one has gone before…”, it was very problematic. Here managed to trample almost every artukovic – near entrance gate begins the “pioneer” trail to the top of Ayu-Dag. Here are all the normal people go here mostly in the early morning, and we go at noon, on the terrible sun. In the end, the children gave up and just fell to the ground. But the column of cool water poured into them life.
After CAT has become more fun – the road now led exclusively down in the cool shade of the forest. However, to say that there was particularly interesting, it is hardly possible. Crimean forest – handsome, but somewhat monotonous. Suddenly at the next turn in the middle of the forest, he found a grove of Lebanon, and deodar cedars. These trees of the Artek campers is not surprising – in the camp they are on every corner. But such a thick quite a bit, but still in the same place. Our “Yantarnyi” immediately rushed to survey the Botanical phenomenon and try branches for strength. In addition, to the General joy, on the edge of a cedar grove, we found a family of red deer. Continue reading
Consultant around the country
Where to go in the summer with a child? Standard “southward to the sea” may turn into a difficult acclimatization and sun burns, not the recovery. The components of a truly healthy holiday – crystal clear lakes, fresh and oxygenated air, the beautiful sun you will find in our Northern neighbor Finland. Entertainment parks for kids, fishing for dad, shopping for mom, and sports venues, beaches and beautiful parks for the whole family. Agreed – this summer in Finland, it remains only to choose the region.
To alternate camping with civilized urban entertainment in Turku. Surrounded by greenery, the city, by the way, the oldest in Finland, offers a program that will last for a few weeks: museums and architectural monuments, the medieval castle, the famous Moominworld for children and adults, Pirate island, “Zoolandia” and aquatic centre “Jukupark”. In 2011, Turku has been the cultural capital of Europe: the legacy of an eventful year citizens left new exhibition and concert halls, galleries and monuments.
And when she wants to get out of the city, you can catch a ferry and sail to the archipelago to fish. The seabed in the vicinity of Turku, decade after decade, slowly rises Continue reading