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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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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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…

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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, and then the internal space is dried with hot air. The self-cleaning function is activated automatically when a person leaves the booth. True, if Europeans know this, then it is not familiar to people from the CIS. Hence the mass of curious, and sometimes unpleasant, cases. Continue reading

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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Examinations and interrogations discourage tourists from flying with El Al
The national airline of Israel has a reputation as one of the safest in the world: they say that over the 70 years of the carrier’s existence, not a single…

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Wine tours: what is it? where do they go
Wine tours are tourist programs in which vacationers get acquainted with the traditions of winemaking in different regions ... The concepts of wine differ among peoples: they are influenced by…

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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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