Quick Schengen: where and how to get it
The French visa center, where in the fall of 2018 it was possible to get a “Schengen” in 48 hours, did not survive under the influx of Russian tourists ...…

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Tourist pearls of the Dominican Republic
Going to the Dominican Republic stands both for a beach holiday, and for a separate acquaintance with Caribbean history and culture, Dominican nature and modern attractions ... The colonial city…

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In Brazil, they wanted to force ants to get coffee
Once a few years ago, Juan Neto, an ordinary farmer from São Paulo, walked along the edge of what was once his field and gently mourned. Of the former cultivated…

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Quick Schengen: where and how to get it

The French visa center, where in the fall of 2018 it was possible to get a “Schengen” in 48 hours, did not survive under the influx of Russian tourists …

Starting from the May holidays, in order to apply for a visa, you need to register, on average, for a couple of weeks. Interestingly, the hype was observed in other visa centers even before the May holidays. Those who were planning to fly to France, however, were not lucky more than others, since in the visa issuing centers of other states (Czech, Spanish), a pre-registration system already existed, and in the French visa center all this resulted in huge queues. Continue reading

Visa to France by invitation: how to get, what documents?

In this article I will share my own experience in applying for a visa to France at the invitation of a private person – a French citizen …

A visa was issued 2 times, the first – in 2017, the second – 2018, the third – in August 2019, independently through the French Visa Center in Moscow, located at 64 Prospekt Mira. In general, there are 18 visa centers in Russia, a list of them can be found on the official France Visa Application Center website: france-visas.gouv.fr/web/en/a-qui-sadresser Continue reading

About the alcohol policy of cruise companies
Useful information about the alcohol policy of the main cruise companies through which Russian tourists go on sea cruises. COSTA CRUISES Drinking alcohol on board is permitted for passengers over…

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Jellyfish season in Israel
Despite the small size of Israel, it is washed by two seas - the Mediterranean and the Red. However, beach vacations in the resorts of this country can be overshadowed…

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Note for skiers: the largest ski slopes in Russia
Cross-country skiing is loved by both professional athletes and amateurs. Such a walk is a great way to keep fit without damage to the body (the load on the spine,…

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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…

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