Thomas Cook: the founder’s good intentions became a burden of responsibility for followers
On the eve of World Tourism Day, one of its pioneers, the British tour operator Thomas Cook, left the market ... Among the reasons for his bankruptcy were not only…

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10 places in Helsinki that will not be shown to “package” tourists (part 2)
5. Töölö A cozy, quiet area is located on the west coast of mainland Helsinki. It is here that a huge number of attractions are concentrated, but tourist groups are…

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What places to visit a tourist in Sri Lanka?
This exotic island attracts a variety of tourists. In addition to the colorful nature, here you can find entertainment and excursions for every taste ... A chic beach holiday is…

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Caution! Sharks in the Seychelles

More than 200 thousand tourists visit Seychelles annually. There are among the visitors and the Russians. People come here to relax on the shores of the warm sea, not even suspecting that any paradise can be dangerous.

Nearly America and Australia, 50 shark attacks on holidaymakers are recorded each year. Since 1963, no such incidents have been observed in the Seychelles. A coral reef stretches almost everywhere along the coastline of the islands, thanks to which predators usually did not swim close to the coast. But everything changed in the late summer of 2011. Then 2 attacks were immediately recorded in the area of ​​the island of Praslin. Continue reading

The water in Lake Baikal is toxic. Who's guilty?
Lake Baikal is considered one of the main natural assets of Russia. The deepest lake in Siberia, one of the oldest on the planet, a reserve of clean drinking water…

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They want to turn Chernobyl into a tourist paradise. This is real?
According to official forecasts from tour operators in 2019, 150 thousand tourists will visit the Chernobyl exclusion zone, but the country's authorities dream of millions of visitors ... This is…

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Annoying nuisance, or what not to do in smart toilets in Europe
Dry closets are installed on the streets of Paris, which, after each visitor, are independently cleaned and disinfected ... To do this, a special disinfectant is sprayed inside the booths,…

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12 reasons to stay in Brighton
Everything is possible if you go to Brighton - a fashionable seaside resort, where representatives of eminent aristocratic families and even historical figures traditionally rested ... The most stylish, vibrant…

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