Visa to Finland: how will Schengen be issued now
Starting September 1, the simplified visa processing regime for Finland for residents of the northwestern federal district of the Russian Federation will no longer apply. There is no detailed information…

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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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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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Monthly Archives: September 2018

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 usually shown only a monument to composer Jan Sibelius. To start a walk in Toolo is best from the Congress Palace, which is located on the shores of Töölönlahti Bay. Then you must see the amazing building of the National Museum of Finland, and those who are interested in history can buy a ticket. The exposition of the museum is small, but very interesting: a lot of interactivity, ancient exhibits can be touched. Continue reading

Why you should not go to the UAE for a vacation

UAE is one of the fastest growing countries …

People come here not only to soak up the coast (the state stretches along the Persian Gulf), but also to see first-hand its main attractions: Burj Khalifa, Sheikh Zayed Mosque, as well as visit numerous water parks and amusement parks.

The places are incomparable, but going on a tour, you need to weigh the pros and cons well.
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10 places in Helsinki that will not be shown to “package” tourists (part 1)

According to various social surveys, Helsinki is one of the most boring cities in the world …

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. Continue reading

Gateway: stand or not stand
Often at airports you can see the picture: even before the announcement of boarding, people begin to crowd at the exit ... Why is this happening and is it worth…

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10 places in Helsinki that will not be shown to “package” tourists (part 1)
According to various social surveys, Helsinki is one of the most boring cities in the world ... Walking along the narrow shopping streets, sandwiched between laconic, austere modern buildings, tourists…

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Best places to stay in Armenia in the summer of 2019
In recent years, Armenia has become one of the most popular tourist destinations worldwide. Many tourists, in particular from the countries of the former CIS, prefer holidays in Armenia to…

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Smelly seaweed destroyed beach tourism in Mexico
The legendary Sargosso Sea is now splashing along the shores of Mexican resorts ... More precisely, it splashed, and now on the beaches you just can’t get through the rubble…

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