They want to turn Chernobyl into a tourist paradise. This is real?
This is almost a direct speech of the newly elected President of Ukraine, who officially announced his desire to turn the gloomy monument of technological disaster into the most important…

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Tourist pearls of the Dominican Republic
The colonial city of Santo Domingo is a UNESCO World Heritage Site in recognition of its cultural and historical significance. Colonial Santo Domingo will charm anyone. Small cobbled streets with…

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Traveling like psychotherapy
Eh, a brilliant fable was composed by Ivan Krylov: "... The swan breaks into the clouds, Cancer backs away, and the Pike pulls into the water ...". It reflects various…

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Tourist pearls of the Dominican Republic

The colonial city of Santo Domingo is a UNESCO World Heritage Site in recognition of its cultural and historical significance.
Colonial Santo Domingo will charm anyone. Small cobbled streets with the smells of Creole cuisine and Caribbean coffee. Ancient churches, monasteries and palaces, built in the era of Spanish sailors, in which even today you can shoot the next series of “Pirates of the Caribbean.”

Santo Domingo was founded during the time of Columbus and became the first European city in the New World. It was here that at the beginning of the 16th century the first cathedral, the first monastery, the first hospital and the first university of America were built. Continue reading

Smelly seaweed destroyed beach tourism in Mexico

More precisely, it splashed, and now on the beaches you simply can’t get through the rubble of rotting piles of brown algae. The characteristic sulphurous smell and the disgusting appearance of “grass soup” instead of clean water scared away tourists, making this season a failure in the regions of Tulum, Cancun and Playa del Carmen. Neither millions of investments in cleaning the beaches nor the efforts of the Mexican army helped.

Now on the beaches you just can’t get through the rubble heaps of brown algae
It all started in 2011, when new spots in the ocean flashed brightly on satellite images. Continue reading

Goodbye legend: tourists are expelled from the Spanish Steps in Rome

The Italian authorities did not deny themselves the pleasure of arranging a demonstration flogging for eminent newlyweds. They really were guilty, because during a visit to the famous Blue Grotto they climbed to swim, which is strictly forbidden there. But this incident has one more aspect – in 2019, dozens of offensive restrictions for tourists came into force in Italy, but the authorities so far have very carefully applied punitive measures. The fine for a world-famous model served as a warning to everyone else: do not test the patience of the police!

A young father with a one-year-old child descends the Spanish Steps in Rome. The kid is in one hand, the stroller is in the other, the man carefully steps over the steps, but a polite policeman nevertheless approaches him. Continue reading

How to get the most out of your trip and become the “right” traveler?
However, not everyone can get the maximum return on a tourist trip that it is capable of. This may be due to insufficient experience in such events, with passivity and…

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Travels that improve brain function and productivity
Like the whole body, our brain is able to get tired. There are many options to enhance its performance. I will talk about one of the most enjoyable - travels…

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How to fly in comfort: useful life hacks
For many people, air travel brings a lot of inconvenience. But there are some tips that you should take note of for a comfortable and tireless flight. On my own,…

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How to save on airfare
He who gets up early gives heaven good luck. This saying applies to tickets. The sooner you plan your flight, the more likely you are to buy a cheap ticket.…

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