Bayon, the last temple of the empire
I suddenly shuddered from an incomprehensible fright, noticing a huge immovable smile falling down from a height on me ... then another smile, from the bottom, on the other side…

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Sri Lanka. Aromatic Island Tour
As soon as I got off the plane, the atmosphere of the island swallowed me up. The air is fragrant, moist, but not stifling. Solid wall of coconut trees with…

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Bruges - what the city looks like from a famous movie
Upon arrival at the station in Bruges, it seems that you have come to an ordinary European city: the station usually looks like brick and glass, there are buses and…

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carved wooden statues of saints

5 places in Mexico City that you should definitely visit

The main square of Mexico City is impressive in size. This is the fourth largest city square in the world. Here, on Zocalo, the Aztec city of Mexico City, the capital of the Aztec state, was founded. That is why several civilizations came together on Zocalo: near the magnificent imperial palace of Cortes (now the National Palace) you can see the remains of the main Aztec pyramid (Templo Mayor). Continue reading

The main squares of the Belgian cities: Brussels, Brugge, Antwerp
The main squares of the Belgian cities are considered to be among the most beautiful squares in Europe. You will definitely be amazed by the local architecture, despite the huge…

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Trip to the Indian Himalayas
The Lakshmi Narayan temple in Chamba was built by Sahil Verma in the 10th century in the style of Shihar. In total, there are six temples on the territory of…

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Preh Vihea, Mount of the Holy Monastery
In 2008, the territorial conflict between Cambodia and Thailand flared up and is still smoldering. The subject of the dispute was the territory of the Temple of Preh Vihea, located…

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Northeastern Himalayas. Kalimpong. The history of the estate Kruketi
The history of the Kruketi estate is connected with the history of the city of Kalimpong. Until the mid-19th century, the area around Kalimpong was ruled by the kings of…

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