Land of Sherpas Tengboche Monastery (Nepal)
Solo Khumbu - “lotus valley” - known to the world because of the highest mountains of the world Everest (or Sagarmatha or Chomolungma) are located in its headwaters 8848 m,…

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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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ATHENS: FASTER, ABOVE, STRONGER
 Athens is the oldest capital of Europe. Here is the beginning of our civilization, the birthplace of democracy, the origins of philosophy. But among the orange groves, broken columns and…

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on the wet and narrow

West Sikkim, Yuxum. First touch

So, I’m in Sikkim! The border greeted us joyfully – smiling military men, quick registration of passports and an additional stamp, photos for memory. But the problems started with the Internet. And in the evening it started to rain. But Sikkim is beautiful in any weather. Rain, fog, landslides – nothing prevents to enjoy the silence, beauty, a sense of the sacredness of this moment, good nature and goodwill of this people! Continue reading

ATHENS: FASTER, ABOVE, STRONGER
 Athens is the oldest capital of Europe. Here is the beginning of our civilization, the birthplace of democracy, the origins of philosophy. But among the orange groves, broken columns and…

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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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"Bon monastery and Great Himalayan reserve"
The first day of our expedition lasted forever ... The whole group gathered at the airport in New Delhi only by 5 in the morning. From the airport we immediately…

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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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