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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Rothenburg ob der Tauber - a city where Christmas never ends
Having stayed once for the night in the old fairy-tale town of Chesky-Krumlov, I realized that if you go to such towns for the sake of the atmosphere, you must…

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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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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 development of the country into the shadows. Such a picture is drawn in the mass consciousness: in the 9th century, for no reason at all, large cities suddenly appeared in agrarian Cambodia, temples began to be built, after which everything became fragrant, and today we have Angkor, the only pearl of South-East Asia. All the rest, preceding this period, no matter how. 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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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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"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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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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