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Safaris with 20% discount

17.04.2018 14:27

Safaris with 20% discount

Camping Safari in South Africa: from Cape Town to Victoria Falls with 20% discount Book till the end of April and we are giving you 20% discount for this unique camping safari, starting from Cape Town, passing through the endless Namib dessert and ending at the glorious Victoria Falls – one of the Seven Wonders of the World . Take a look at the vivid rock Paintings in Spitzkoppe, meet the...


Polo in Pakistan

13.04.2018 16:04

Polo in Pakistan

What is your idea of a regular polo game? Probably perfectly maintained green field, elegant horses along with properly equipped riders and public consisting of lords, counts etc. In certain places it definitely goes that way, but that’s not the situation in all 16 countries where polo is considered to be an official sport. China, India, Iran, Mongolia and Pakistan they all claim to be...


Gurung  - the honey hunters

27.02.2018 14:12

Gurung - the honey hunters

It’s a hundred years old tradition carried for generations. Only few people are chosen from Gurung tribe – an ethnic group that occupies different parts of Nepal. Two times per year there’re ritual sacrifices. The hunting is very dangerous. First they passed extreme way to the hunting place. Then the hunters are climbing by 200 – 300 m by hand – woven rope ladder....


The territory of Wakhan Corridor where the temperatures doesn’t reach 0 ̊ C more than 300 days per year

15.02.2018 12:24

The territory of Wakhan Corridor where the temperatures doesn’t reach 0 ̊ C more than 300 days per year

The territory of Wakhan Corridor where the temperatures doesn’t reach 0 ̊ C more than 300 days per year Wakhi are small municipality about 12 000 nomads. They occupy this territory which looks like a corridor separated China and Tajikistan from Pakistan at 3000 m a.s.l. The local people settled down neighborhoods. They don’t use mobile phones or net connection...


The Ice Hotel in Romania

08.02.2018 16:40

The Ice Hotel in Romania

The Ice Hotel is located in the Mountain Fagaras, close to the biggest city Sibiu. Every year local craftsmen from the area of Balea Lake /2000 m a.s.l. / built The Ice hotel. Each ice block is four feet and comes from the Lake. The hotel has 12 cozy rooms with ice carved beds, soft mattress and blankets, which are made of deer fur. The breakfast is served on an ice tables and ice plates. Of...


Few Interesting Facts About Bhutan

29.01.2018 15:10

Few Interesting Facts About Bhutan

Bhutan is one of the most isolated and least developed nations in the world. - At 7,570 meters (24,836 feet) height, Ganshar Pueensum is the highest point in Bhutan and the highest unspoiled mountain in the world. - Bhutan is the only country in the world that measures national happiness through an index known as gross national happiness. The United Nations used the idea in 2011 to develop an...


Are the ”Shitholes Countries” Really So Bad?

25.01.2018 16:01

Are the ”Shitholes Countries” Really So Bad?

US president Donald Trump has recently called a number of countries “shithole countries”, causing an outrage for this totally undiplomatic language. Not to mention that the president obviously has forgotten that some of these countries have played an important role in the modern history. Check out some of the most interesting places you can visit in some of the “shitholes”...


3 reasons to visit Madeira – The open-air botanical garden

19.01.2018 17:09

3 reasons to visit Madeira – The open-air botanical garden

    1.Madeira’s mountainous landscape is a hiker’s paradise. For those who love to hike this is exactly the right destination. Thanks to the mild climate, you can hike here all year round. During the hot summer months from July to August, the mountains are just absolutely gorgeous. The climate from October to May is rather volatile as you may sometimes encounter fog and...


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Chernobyl as a travel destination

06.01.2020 17:00

Chernobyl as a travel destination

   About 30 years ago a flawed reactor design in combination with some serious human mistakes led to an accident at the No.4 nuclear reactor in the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant in northern Ukrainian SSR. It became the worst nuclear disaster in history and resulted in the deaths of hundreds of people and the evacuation of about 110 000 more. Ever since then it has been a subject of an...


The Silk Road: now and then

31.12.2019 17:00

The Silk Road: now and then

   “The Silk Road” is a term that conjures up fairytale-like images of long camel caravans travelling through bare deserts, of brave adventurers and merchants bargaining in exotic oriental markets. This network of routes, which stretched about 11 000 km (7 000 miles) and connected the East and the West, is a milestone in the development of the modern world and the...


The Little - Known Pyramids of Sudan

11.12.2019 09:52

The Little - Known Pyramids of Sudan

Can you name the country with the most pyramids in the world? Nope, it’s not Egypt. The country which holds this record with more than 200 pyramids is actually Egypt’s southern neighbor – Sudan. Though not as big as the Egyptian ones, they are just as impressive and have just as intriguing history, dating back to 8th century BC, to the kingdom of Kush. There are many reasons...


What the Timket Festival in Ethiopia is all about?

29.11.2019 17:30

What the Timket Festival in Ethiopia is all about?

Every year on the 19th of January a procession of priests, locals and visitors all chanting, singing and dancing enthusiastically  fills the streets of the Ethiopian cities. It’s the celebration of Timket, or Epiphany – the biggest and most anticipated religious event in the Ethiopian calendar. It commemorates the baptism of Jesus in the Jordan River and is the day when...