The Golden Circle - this is a name for three localities, which are most attractive for tourists. You can pass it within one day, even during a couple of hours, as they are situated in reasonable distance from capital Reykjavik, and tourist buses circular there regularly.
The Saltanay Trek could be planned, according to several instructions in guide-books, for five or seven days. Anyway, our group took it for suitable within shortest time period, as all our future ways were dependent on this fact.
When making acquintance with Istria towns, small town of Rovinj could not be omitted in any case. You are recommended to visit such locality and enjoy fully local atmosphere. This fact would bring unforgettable experience to each traveller, especially, when you feel to be like in Italy in this Croatian town.
A day, spent with an unexpected excursion into nature park and a trouble in Valencia Shopping Centre.
There was Easter Monday, when we returned from Santa Cruz trek, nevertheless, all people in Huaraz worked. So, we bought tickets to Lima and tried to solve a transfer from Lima to Cuzco, and our trip continued.
Small town of Port Hardy, placed in Vancouver Island, British Colombia, is not beautiful nor interesting town at all But all lovers of nature observation would remember such locality, for sure. It is offering, not only the entrance into Cape Scott Provincial Park, but also as an experience which could not be granted in any other place.
The biggest port of South Africa is not only a target for ships of all kind but it is a goal for its golden sands, sightseeings or casinos, as well as relax place for the people from all over the world.
The 5th Day (Friday) - A Walk Throughout Barcelona - For the Second Time
The next day begun, especially for Milan, in bad way. In the morning, he found that somebody stole him little trek sticks in the night. It was not a good ascertainment, indeed.
The town of Pula is, no doubt, one of most visited places of Istria Peninsula Many tourists arrive there each year, admiring not only historical monuments but also narrow streets and local culture in general. Pula is situated in the south of peninsula, and its greatest port has big economical importance.
The Fourth Day - Barcelona - A Town of Dreams
The next day, we got up early morning and found that it did not rain, on the contrary, it was nice, sunny weather. Vojta and Milan took even a bath in ice torrent. The way went up very moderately, sometimes it dropped, so the walking seemed not to be too difficult.
Finally, we arrived to Spain, in the course of the third day!
As our first trek in Peru, we have chosen well-known and often visited route through Santa Cruz Valley-river. Guide information says that optimal march time period is stipulated for four days, and the distance from starting point up to final one makes 50 kms. Anyway, we planned that our trip would be one day longer, including climbing into base camp of Alpamayo Mountain.
The cars on highway from Sabiha Airport, distant from Istanbul city a couple of kilometres, move slowly ahead. So, it is time enough for the first quick acquaintance with the biggest Turkish town and way of life there.
The Second Day (Tuesday) - Still in France
In the morning, I went to bus station to take my rucksack, as my luggage did not arrived to Lima in time. After several call phones, we settled with KLM airflight company, that the luggage will be brought there in the bus.
"The Jews are a race which must be totally exterminated!" This is a quotation of Hans Frank, Governor General of Poland, occupied by Nazis. This sentence is expressing all. Total extirpation, this was main style of concentration camps. Even in Oswiecim, the Nazis murdered one million of Jews. So, even now, the Jews belong to frequent visitors there.
After introduction and brief outline for potential travellers, let's follow a story of our excursion.
After arrival to Peru, we transferred from Lima to the moumtains. At seven o´clock in the morning, we came to the locality of Huaraz, situated in an altitude of 3091 metres above sea level.
Two members of INFOGLOBE Team undertook an excursion to countries of Iberian Peninsula. Within next coming weeks, you can read our experience and impressions, have a look at the photos enclosed and, maybe, to get the inspiration, what to visit, etc.
South America was always for me a great attraction, a magnet. Me, as a girl-undergraduate, who does not have big incomes, it seemed to be something as an inaccessible dream for the time being. Nevertheless, my college Vojta, said to me recently: "Would you like to visit South America, Peru, Chile or some other country?" and this offer let an idea in my head.
Oswiecim (Auschwitz) is the biggest concentration camp of Europe, where the final solution of Jewish question was let to its nearly perfect finish. The Germans murded there - in the course of 1940-1945 - one million and one hundred thousands of people!
In the first part of our walk, we went on foot the city centre. Now, we wish to offer you some tips, in order to see as much as sightseeings within short time period (within one day).
In our days, there was a proverb that the same number of people and bears are living in one square kilometer. Yes, you are right, it is not true at present. There are existing such places, of course, where more grizzlies could be met as their admirers. And just Khutzeymateen Reservation, not far from the town of Prince Ruppert, placed close to Alaska border, belongs to such localities.
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