Echo of Moscow
Slovenia was once part of Yugoslavia, but in contrast to their nearest neighbors managed with no one to fight, to preserve and to multiply the created under socialism the excellent…

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Multi-Colored Kelimutu lake: geological anomaly in Indonesia
The volcano Kelimutu (Kelimutu) height 1639 meters, located on the Indonesian island of Flores, known for crater lakes, from time to time changes color. Natural reservoirs in which are dissolved…

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New Year in Bali

3 – 10 day

Breakfast. Free time for relaxing on the sea. The opportunity to order additional excursions.

For guests in hotels 4-5* – as a gift – a tour to Kintamani!

The tour to “Kintamani tour” .

We offer You to visit Balinese handicraft villages: Celuk – village famous for its gold and silver ornaments, pearls and precious stones, collected from around the world; Mac amazing place of wood carving;

Batubulan – Balinese community of masters painting on fabric (batik); Ubud – the artistic and cultural center of the island.

On the way to Kintamani we will stop at the cliff, which offers a picturesque view of the famous rice terraces . In the mountain resort of Kintamani we will have lunch in a restaurant with majestic views of volcano Batur, at the foot of which poured the largest volcanic lake in Bali. On the way back we will visit the Botanical garden, where they grow coffee and cocoa .

Excursion “the Klungkung – Besakih”: Your attention is invited to journey to the East of the island. We will visit the city Henir, where you can see a demonstration of the skill of local weavers.

In the town of Klungkung we are waiting for the inspection “of Kertagosa” hall of justice, surrounded by a pond.

The restaurant “Bukit Jambul” You will lunch overlooking the beautiful terraced rice fields. And finally, Continue reading

The Witch lake and oak Pugachev

Curioso Turisto correspondent visited the reserve “Mari Chodra” and was convinced that journeys through unknown parts of Russia are fraught with many interesting and unexpected discoveries.

While exchange rates are hitting another record, and panic among the population is growing for all sorts of reasons, it’s time to escape from the hustle and bustle and plan a vacation or trip for a few days.

Crisis is not a reason to refuse travel. Moreover, do not forget that we live in the greatest country in the world. Residents of the two capitals are simply not aware of many places of recreation, popular in the region. It is about this place and will be my story.

“Mari Chodra” translated from the Mari language means “Mari forest”

The Republic of Mari El is part of the Volga Federal district. It borders with the Kirov and Nizhny Novgorod regions, the Republic of Tatarstan and Chuvashiya. It is in Mari El (or as locals say — in Marijke) is a beautiful natural Park “Mari Chodra”. It is located in the southeastern part of the Republic, near the border with Tatarstan. To get there from Kazan for a couple of hours.

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Lake Louise – the gem of Canada

Lake Louise is a magnificent natural wonder, which is located in Canada, in the remarkable Banff National Park. This area of Canada is famous for scenic places, great variety of wild animals and vegetation, the beautiful ski slopes and well-developed tourist infrastructure.

Real decoration of the Park is a wonderful lake. which lies at an altitude of 1646 meters. The size of it – half a kilometer wide and is almost 2km in length. Gave rise to the birth of lake massive glaciers located in this area.

Waters of lake Louise are incredibly pure emerald in color, which appeared thanks to local rock, which has melted glaciers and brought down from the mountains into the lake. That’s why the original name of the lake sounded like an Emerald.

Why the lake changed its name?

Beautiful pond, which is known to all among the Rocky mountains, not long was called, reflecting his extraordinary color of the water. The modern name is Louise it was in honor of the lovely Louise, who was the daughter of Queen Victoria, ruling in England. Smart and beautiful girl was married to the Governor of Canada, whose name was John Lorne Campbell.

And, although, in Canada, she has lived absolutely not for long, but during this time managed to make a significant contribution to the development of the country, was interested in and helped to solve Continue reading