Sri Lanka. Notes and Tips
The land strip is rapidly approaching - here you can see houses and palm trees, waves break on the shore, and the sun is still high. A few minutes -…

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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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Sunny autumn in the Czech Republic: Green Arrow's trip to the nurseries and gardens of Prague and Brno
Czech nurseries are well known among gardeners and industry professionals. But imagine them behind the scenes, not all. Those who went on a trip with the Green Arrow to the…

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Easter Island

>At the airport, we warmly said goodbye to Juan and flew to Lima. Paradox, but the flight instead of the planned two hours took a little more than an hour. In Lima, we again “reunited” with Ukrainian friends and the plane of the Chilean airline, LAN, flew to Fr. Easter. Upon registration, two more Russians were identified – a married couple from Surgut. As a result, “Russian invasion” was noted on Pashi Island. Usually it is visited by 1-2 people from Russia per month. Continue reading

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, Lhotse 8516 m, Cho Oyu 8201 m. First, only professional climbers had access to these magnificent ice giants. But after the first ascent of Everest by Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay, the tourist development of this region began. Continue reading

Journey to Lumbini, or Disappearing Tracks
The idea to go to Lumbini appeared spontaneously. First, I have not been there yet. Secondly, I had 3 days in Kathmandu, for which there were no plans. Road How…

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Argentina. Iguazu Falls
At seventeen hours drive from Buenos Aires, on the border of Argentina, Brazil and Paraguay, are the majestic jungle. They were inhabited by Guarani - the indigenous Indians. Reference. The…

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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…

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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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