The sights of the Gothic quarter in Barcelona
Barcelona will never reveal all its secrets and you will never be able to explain such a strong attachment to this city. It fascinates, surprises, makes for self-respect. Once seen,…

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The sights of the Gothic quarter in Barcelona
Barcelona will never reveal all its secrets and you will never be able to explain such a strong attachment to this city. It fascinates, surprises, makes for self-respect. Once seen,…

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Stone age – the beginning of the history of Belarus.

The settlement of the territory of Belarus began 100 thousand years BC. One of the primitive campsites has been found in the village of Yurovichi of the Gomel region.

Polotsk was first mentioned in the ancient Slavonic chronicle the “Tale of bygone years” under the year 862. The city is located as a trading center of Slavic Krivichi traditionally for all ancient Slavic cities in the place where confluence of two rivers-sisters – the Western Dvina and the Polota river. The name comes from the name of the river Polota, which Baltic dialect means “ice, swamp, puddle”.

The first written mention of Pinsk in the Ipatiev chronicle refers to the year 1097. Until the middle of the XII century Pinsk was the city of Turov principalities, since the end of the same century – the center of independent Principality of Pinsk. In the beginning of XIV century the town is part of Grand Duchy of Lithuania. In 1521 the Great Prince on Sigismund I the Old gave the city his wife Queen bona. Continue reading

Mysterious and mystical places of the Crimea

On the territory of Ukraine is the Crimea Peninsula. Once he was considered all-Union health resort and a large number of tourists visited the Peninsula, but few of them knew about the abnormal places of this Peninsula. Mysterious places can be found in many corners of this amazing Peninsula. This Cape Meganom, the valley of the Ghosts – Dimerdzhi, Cape Aya, “Bear mountain” Ayu-Dag, “the Crimean Alantica” – the New world, the extinct volcano Kara-Dag, Crimean Stonehenge, numerous canyons and caves. This list can be continued indefinitely. But let’s look at some of the most interesting of them.

Among the most mysterious places include the Cape Meganom . located near the town of Sudak. If you go on a hot air balloon or helicopter, that on the grass you can see the large ring. Surprising is the fact that if the rings start to fade, it is possible to get inside this ring is almost impossible. Some time later, ring again, feeling the glow, this phenomenon is noticeable especially at night, and then inside the ring you can easily enter. Continue reading

On the hills of one of the British counties grew mysterious constructions made of metal

Huge harmonica for wind mounted on the top of the hill in one of the British counties. The design is so ingenious that wherever the muzzle, in the area is bottled and refined all the time different melody. Locals claim that singing wind gives them invaluable in these troubled days of peace.

Huge harmonica for wind mounted on the top of the hill in one of the British counties. The design is so ingenious that wherever the muzzle, in the area is bottled and refined all the time different melody. Locals claim that singing wind gives them invaluable in these troubled days of peace.

On the hills of England a sad tree is singing for the weather, rarely is a quiet lullaby, often touching the marches, such a wind rose in the windiest place in Lancashire. To attract tourists with the threat of British soul. Continue reading