Valley of Volcanoes We have planned this trip for a long time and thoroughly prepared for it. And finally, the stars formed as needed, we agreed on the holidays, agreed on the delivery, and we set off … Ahead of a month of trekking, unexplored places, stunning nature and volcanoes ..
Route: with. Orlik – p. Sentsa – min. Choigan – min. Hoito-gol – Valley of Volcanoes – Lake Hara Nur. From Irkutsk through Slyudyanka, the village of Mondy, bordering Mongolia, and the starting point of the path is the village of Orlik. In Irkutsk, from the starting point – the station, we get to know our driver – Boris, a former forester in the Tunka Valley, and now the “master of the taiga”, providing transportation to the pedestrian trail. In his car we drive to Orlik, where our first night will be held. A small village, the local population – Buryats herders. We meet our fellow travelers, a couple from Irkutsk and several Continue reading
Walking along the narrow shopping streets, sandwiched between laconic, austere modern buildings, tourists complain about the lack of attractions. Basically, people come to the capital of Finland for one day to make stylish purchases in the designer quarter and try local dishes, after which they go to other Scandinavian countries or return to Russia. Meanwhile, the sights of the city are not only Aleksanterinkatu Street, Senate Square with the Cathedral and Market Square. If you turn off the hiking trails, Helsinki will pleasantly surprise you with the beauty of sea landscapes and a peaceful atmosphere, and photographs on the background of little-known sights will decorate your Instagram profile.
Unfortunately, seeing the most interesting places in Helsinki will not work as part of an excursion group – Continue reading
According to USnews research, in the ranking of the most popular and comfortable countries in 2019, there were no surprises – the main positions were taken by the most popular destinations among our compatriots. Check the list and if you still haven’t visited at least one of them, then this should be urgently corrected. Due to the fact that long vacations are ahead of us, tickets and options should be considered now, so that you do not have to choose from what is left. Passion.ru is about the most popular destinations where you should definitely visit to feel free to call yourself an avid traveler.
If suddenly no one can keep you company on the trip, then do not despair. This western country in continental Europe, located in the southwestern part of the Iberian Peninsula, is great for relaxing in the Continue reading
Istanbul is the heart of Turkey, the most important cultural, industrial and commercial center of the country. This is the only city on the planet located simultaneously on 2 continents – in Europe and Asia. Washed by the waters of the Bosphorus and the Sea of Marmara, Istanbul is a major port. The Bosphorus connects the Black and Mediterranean Seas, a large number of ships pass through it, so there is always heavy traffic in the harbor.
The picturesque Golden Horn Bay divides the European half of Istanbul into 2 parts: Eminenyu (Old City) and Beyoglu (New City).
On the peninsula in the southern part of the bay lies the Old Town. Ancient architecture was preserved there, creating the illusion of presence in past centuries.
The new city was built north of the entrance to the bay. It includes the harbor area of Karakoy, as well as the Continue reading
Tivat is a chamber town located in the Boka Kotorska Bay of the Adriatic Sea. Located on the Vrmac peninsula, it is the smallest administrative center of Montenegro, covering an area of only 46 km2. According to the latest census, just over 10,000 people live in Tivat.
The temperate Mediterranean climate, the abundance of sunny days in the year, the mountains that protect the area from the winds, make Tivat a desired vacation spot. The beach season opens in June and ends at the end of September. The warmest temperature values of both air and water are in July and August. During the day, the thermometer shows stable 30C, and the water pleases comfortable 24C. In winter, the temperature rarely drops below 12C heat. Continue reading