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Sights of Macau
Macau is a luxury resort and a place of the best tourist attractions. The former colony of Portugal is now a strategic territory and an integral part of the tourism…

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Sights of Basel
You have decided to go on a trip to the beautiful Swiss Basel, but do not know what to see? Where to go to relax? What sights to fit into…

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Sights of Georgia
Georgia is a country of mountains and the sun, beautiful wine and hospitable people. In Georgian, the name of the country Georgia sounds like Sakartvelo and this country has something…

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Temple parthenon

History of the Parthenon

In honor of the patroness of the city of Athens in the 5 st. BC. a majestic temple of marble was erected on top of a cliff. Athena Parthenos (in the translation of the Virgin) was magnified before, in her name was built a temple in gratitude for the help of the goddess in the battle with the Persians, which was marked by victory in the Marathon battle. In its place in 447 – 437 years BC. er a new, even more magnificent temple was erected. Grandiose amounts were involved in the construction. And they were withdrawn from the funds originally planned for the expansion of military affairs. Continue reading

Tower Bridge – a landmark in London

This bridge is truly a unique landmark in London, because such a structure cannot be found anywhere else in the world. It consists of two towers, made in the Gothic style, connected by movable spans and pedestrian galleries, allowing you to freely cross to the other side of the river, even when the bridge is divorced.

History of Tower Bridge

By the way, this is the only drawbridge on the Thames and the first bridge in the direction from the North Sea. Another interesting fact is that Tower Bridge in London is located closest to the surface of the Thames. Continue reading

Arc de Triomphe in Paris

Paris is the most beautiful city in all of Europe. This title he received thanks to its historical and cultural attractions. The Eiffel Tower, the Louvre (the largest museum built by human hands), the palace of Louis XIV, the Pantheon (about which few people know). But the most famous and beautiful building in Paris and its business card is considered the Arc de Triomphe. This landmark reminds the world the victories of one of the greatest commanders of the world – Napoleon Bonaparte.
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The most beautiful and unusual buildings in the world: Osaka Sea Museum

The dome-shaped Osaka Maritime Museum is a true masterpiece of architecture and deservedly enters the top of the most beautiful and informative museums in the world. Osaka, which used to be the capital of Japan, also known as “East Venice”, is located at the intersection of important sea and land trade routes and is an important port point and a major trading city in Japan. Continue reading

The most beautiful and unusual buildings in the world: Seattle Public Library

The Seattle Public Library was founded in 1890, although it was able to receive its first readers only a year later. A whole network of city libraries began with a modest reading room with several shelves on the third floor of the city hotel in Seattle. Now the library has 26 branches and nearly 2.5 million units of storage, including almost 1 million books and manuscripts. Continue reading

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Sights of Vilnius
Vilnius is famous for its chic baroque sights, but the most popular monuments are cathedrals and temples. The city also boasts its quiet, narrow streets and the unique atmosphere of…

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Sights of Cairo
Cairo is famous for its many attractions with a thousand-year history and worldwide fame. The most popular are the pyramids of Giza and the Sphinx, but many stop at this,…

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Sights of Naples
Under the hot breath of the terrible Vesuvius hundreds of years ago, the beautiful port of Naples appeared. For centuries of history, dozens of amazing sights have been erected here,…

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Istanbul Attractions
Istanbul is an ancient, rich in historical vicissitudes of the city of Turkey. During its thousand-year history, it was burned to the ground many times, conquered and defeated, but all…

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