Bhutan Tourism
The annual report of the Tourist Board of Bhutan presented statistical figures for 2011 and recorded the largest increase in foreign tourists. 64,028 tourists visited the Kingdom of Bhutan last…

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Temples of Cambodia: Sambir Prey Kook, the pre-Angkor capital
The enormous popularity of Angkor, which is actively advertised throughout the world by the authorities of Cambodia and the word of mouth of tourists, inevitably pushes the pre-Angkor period of…

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Bhutan Tourism
The annual report of the Tourist Board of Bhutan presented statistical figures for 2011 and recorded the largest increase in foreign tourists. 64,028 tourists visited the Kingdom of Bhutan last…

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this temple – cultural studies

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 in the north of Cambodia on the natural cape of the Dangrek Mountains. Geopolitical experts say that Thailand’s desire to control the strategic height from which convenient for shelling Cambodia opens up – from the height of 657 meters, the Cambodian valley in the south lies palm on tens of kilometers into the territory. Continue reading

Incredible Castle Eltz
The Eltz Castle is a real gem hidden from prying eyes in the dense protected forests of Germany. I included this castle in the list of the most beautiful castles…

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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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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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Gangnam Style in South Korea
South Korea attracts tourists with its beautiful nature and ancient Buddhist temples, Confucian centers, cuisine and a very interesting culture. But many tourists, especially from Asian countries, visit South Korea…

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