Let´s visit the only island state in the Middle East.
Huge almost 350 hectares area, a number of charming nooks, adapted shrubs, flower beds, shady forest and the sun-heated artificial lake with romantic boats, rare statues and memorials or musicians. Such is the Madrid Retiro Park. Lots of visitors come there to find a respite, a romantic atmosphere, opportunities for active sports or cultural enrichment.
British beaches are not exactly the place where we can spend hot summer days by the ocean, for the Anguilla yes. And what's wrong with it then have?
The last and final part of our journey around the island we will finish in places where I had the opportunity to spend summer holidays - Limni Keri.
Zurich means for tourists primarily city of Limmat River and slightly high, but more beautiful historic centre. But for the Swiss is primarily of financial capital across the country. If Zurich fell down, and would fell the all Swiss economy, almost as famous as their watches.
Vienna is one of the places that look like tourists - for its attractiveness and charm. It offers much, so won't bored there certainly will not. But who wants to feel like a fairy tale and relax in a beautiful park full of fountains modified, it should forget visit the baroque Belvedere palace.
The most visited islands in the Gulf of Venice is a picturesque island Burano. Although it is not famous by such historic landmarks as Venice itself, where tourists are attracted especially colorful atmosphere quiet town and local products lace tradition.
In the UK you can see many buildings, which gives a deep admiration. One of them is the famous chapel of King's College Chapel, which today's article will be about.
Ukraine, as one of the union republics of the USSR, was a direct witness to the atrocities that communist regime committed on its inhabitants. Ukraine left to build an impressive monument that reminds one of the greatest crimes in history.
The Venice lagoon is allegedly hiding 118 large and small islands. Some of them are mutually connected by bridges, and from ancient times were created interesting settlements, protected by deep water and treacherous swamps from enemies. Some islands lies a little sideways from the historical monuments in the heart of Venice, but lots of them it is nice to visit yet.
Michajlovsky temple is one of the most prominent temples not only in Kiev but also in Ukraine.
Cracow was Polish capital in past. Now, this city belongs to most beautiful architectonical jewels of Europe. The whole town is respiring with Middle Age, and such impression is stressed even with unusual big number of green surface which is frequently missing in big towns.
If you decide, visiting Switzerland, to travel to Jungfrau Peak, so, would you take in mind that you need favourable weather conditions and enough time for your trip. Let´s start our journey with Swiss Railways to the highest placed railway station of the Europe!
Malta is an island county situated in the Mediterranean Sea 95 km south of the Sicily island (Italy) and 290 km from Tunis. The largest island are: Malta, Gonzo, Comino, Filfla, Manoel, Cominotto, Island of St. Paul. The total surface area is 316 km².
One of the interest sights of the northern Italian Adriatic coast is the historical town, called Aquileia. If anyone thought that is where the known brand of drinking water, he is wrong. The only thing what joint together these two signs is the eagle - Aquila in Latin, what you can find in his symbol.
Swiss Zurich is not only a very cosmopolitan city where everyone feels really like at home, but also an area that the history can touch you very intensively. This is true despite the fact that most sites you can see not in one day, but few hours. Despite this the people remains on their memory, which are hardly deletes from the head.
After a quarter of century long exhausting civil war in Angola the situation finally calmed down. For tourist who decided to visit this corner of Africa, got a little safer conditions for visit.
Each city has some characteristic sign. So, Paris can be proud on its Eiffel Tower, Prague on Hradčany Castle, London on Big Ben, etc. Till recently, Dublin had no characteristic monument. Yes, during 1999-2000,a gigantic point, showing to the sky, a Spire, appeared on place of former Nelson Column.
A mass of stones for somebody, but a wonderful ruin, raised above the valley - all this could be an object for an expert of for each lover of history! It is a Guard of Strečno narrows: this Old Castle was known in the past, their rests are reminded with some legends. And only a few visitors, who enter there, are informed about.
Nauru: it is an island which could be be hardly found on world map. Nevertheless, even such small states have their importance, and, no doubt, they cannot be missed in our survey of smallest exotic countries of the world.
Close to St. Elizabeth Cathedral, just in the heart of city centre of East Slovakian town of Košice, another jewel of Gothic architecture - St. Michael Chapel - is to be found.
Macao, Nauru and Tuvalu - these are the smallest exotic states of the world and a target of our next travel excursions. A view at the way of life, history and tourist places of interest of these mini-states could be approached with today's first chapter, dedicated to Macao, situated in South Asia.
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