Weekend in Karelia: what to visit?
Karelia is an amazing and picturesque region in the North-West of Russia. On its territory there are more than 50 thousand lakes and more than 25 thousand rivers. Forests here…

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What attracts Finland in the summer for trips with children
Santa Claus and Moomin trolls, game parks and water parks, cruises and fishing, nature and natural products... What attracts Finland in the summer for trips with children Visit Finland has…

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Advice for campers: don't forget the power supply for the camera
Staying in an unfamiliar country, it is simply impossible not to make a hundred or two memorable pictures in beautiful and unusual locations... Tips phototristan: do not forget the power…

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In the West of China in smartphones, travelers are forced to put a spy app

Apple is unlikely to want to admit this, but according to eyewitnesses, it is the iPhones that Chinese border guards spend the least time hacking…

In the West of China in smartphones, travelers are forced to put a spy app
They do it routinely, with the help of new, but already standard equipment. And the opinions of the owners of smartphones do not even ask – all who cross the border of Xinjiang-Uygur district, forced to take the devices to the procedure of introduction of spyware. And while tourists are indignant, local sigh – now this is the norm.
Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous region is not a tourist Paradise. Yes, there are a few ecotourism ventures, and rack up a dozen of scenic spots, but the rest is mountains and desert. It is windy, cold, boring and dangerous, because the Chinese authorities are not the first year trying to extinguish the inflating light of separatism among the local population. But first, violators of the order still need to catch, and this is the largest and least populated region of China. So we have to actively use modern technology surveillance. Continue reading

How to get to Malta from Sliema to Valletta
The town of Valletta is right in front of the town of Sliema. There are two main ways to get here - by ferry or by bus. On a map…

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What tourists need to know about the country where there is a Ministry of happiness?
Jigme Khesar Namgyal Wangchuk, now living king of Bhutan, is the smartest man. Thanks to the Oxford education of the young monarch knows what is missing Western tourists, and therefore…

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What is worth to understand for yourself, buying a health insurance policy when traveling abroad
Millions of Russians go to beach resorts in summer. And if our citizens are familiar with the rules of treatment for medical care in Russian resorts, then there are problems…

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Tourist gems of the Dominican Republic
To go to the Dominican Republic is both for a beach holiday, and for a separate acquaintance with the Caribbean history and culture, Dominican nature and modern attractions... Tourist gems…

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