Tourist pearls

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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Our pensioner abroad: the main thing is attentiveness and optimism!
Vladimir Tsaran lives in Russia, the city of Nikolsk, Penza region. He is 71 years old, a journalist, a pensioner ... Gdansk Bay, Poland He did not leave his profession…

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Victory: answers to the most common flight questions
Often travelers have questions about the flight of a popular low-cost airline ... Victory: answers to the most common flight questions We tell how much Pobeda takes for transportation of…

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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 of Santo Domingo is a UNESCO World Heritage Site in recognition of its cultural and historical significance.
Colonial Santo Domingo will charm anyone. Small cobbled streets with the smells of Creole cuisine and Caribbean coffee. Continue reading

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 almost a direct speech of the newly elected President of Ukraine, who officially announced his desire to turn the gloomy monument of technological disaster into the most important attraction of the country. And useful – imagine how much money tourists will bring whose interest has been thoroughly fueled by the recent release of the eponymous series? Continue reading

Italian tourist was arrested for refusing to pay for dinner

Residents of Formentera Island in Spain are not tired of discussing this incident from last week. A cunning 46-year-old Italian traveler will probably get a serious sentence for trying not to pay for an expensive dinner …

He was immediately noticed, which is understandable – a huge, fat, loud and not too polite tourist came into the restaurant “Es Molí de Sal”. He demanded a table on the veranda, as close to the sea as possible, overlooking Ibiza. The man emphasized several times that he is from Italy and loves a good meal, for which he came. Continue reading

Old tourist centers pray to drive tourists away

UNESCO is preparing to add Venice to the list of disappearing objects if the tourist flow into the city does not decrease to reasonable limits …

Not only the historical and cultural center, but the whole village itself can disappear. Since the heyday of mass tourism in the 50s. of the last century, the population of the city of canals decreased fourfold, and now less than 50 thousand people live here directly. They physically do not have time to repair, maintain and develop Venice, while the city does not have so much money to attract labor migrants for these purposes. Continue reading

Tourists took a dip in the Galician Chernobyl and suddenly got poisoned

What do the old pond near Novosibirsk and the lake in Spanish Galicia have in common? They are unbelievably beautiful and extremely toxic, and even here this summer attracts tourists …

A significant fact – in contrast to the Europeans, the Russians do not crawl into the turquoise waters of their pond, beware. But in the “Galician Chernobyl”, as the locals called this very bad place, instagrammers poison each other almost every week. And consider it right! Continue reading

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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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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Old tourist centers pray to drive tourists away
UNESCO is preparing to add Venice to the list of disappearing objects if the tourist flow into the city does not decrease to reasonable limits ... Not only the historical…

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Our pensioner abroad: the main thing is attentiveness and optimism!
Vladimir Tsaran lives in Russia, the city of Nikolsk, Penza region. He is 71 years old, a journalist, a pensioner ... Gdansk Bay, Poland He did not leave his profession…

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