Tunnels Ku Chi (Kuchi) are located about 70 km from Ho Chi Minh City. Built back in the 50s of the last century, they are considered the largest system of underground passages on the planet. The width of the aisles ranges from 0.5 to 1 m, the depth reaches 4 m, even a tank can withstand such a layer of earth. The total length of the moves is still unknown. According to some reports, it ranges from 150 to 300 km. In the galleries of Ku Chi there were warehouses with ammunition and supplies, lounges and hospitals, dining rooms and even cinema halls. The infrastructure is perfectly preserved to this day.
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Today, Cambodia is popular among tourists who want to add a little spicy exotic to a chic vacation in Southeast Asia. The beaches in the Khmer kingdom are not inferior in beauty to Vietnamese and Thai, but the infrastructure is poorly developed. The indecently low prices for food, drinks and accommodation compensate for all the inconvenience. Here are the best resorts worth visiting.
The city is located in the north of the country. People come here to enjoy the beauty of the temple complex of Angkor Wat. Siem Reap was founded in 802 and repeatedly changed its name. In the 16th Continue reading
Troodos is a mountain resort region in Cyprus and the only place in the country where it snows. From October to March, majestic peaks, including the highest peak Olympos (1952 m), are covered with a white veil.
The Troodos Mountains formed over 70 million years ago. On its slopes there are picturesque villages adjacent to the ruins of temples and ancient monasteries that arose in the Byzantine era.
In winter, the resort is occupied by skiers, in the summer the cool valleys save from the scorching heat. Local forests have been declared a nature reserve where centuries-old oaks, pines, junipers, cypresses, strawberries and cedars grow – according to scientists, the age of some specimens exceeded 800 years. Continue reading