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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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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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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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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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

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 Sikkim and the representatives of the royal family of Bhutan. Under the rule of the Sikkim kings, the region was called Dalingot. In 1706, the king of Bhutan received this territory and renamed it Kalimpong. Continue reading

Top 10 attractions in China from the list of UNESCO
The UNESCO World Heritage List includes many attractions in China, with a total of 47 sites. We want to tell about the 10 most popular of them. 1. Great Wall…

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City of Morocco. Marrakech is becoming a popular tourist destination.
Marrakesh is not only one of the largest cities in the Kingdom of Morocco, but also a peculiar symbol of this state. The fact is that the toponym "Morocco" is…

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