Sights of Quebec
Quebec is the capital and the second largest city in the province of the same name. The historical part of the city is listed as a UNESCO heritage site and…

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Hong Kong Attractions
Hong Kong is the largest financial center in Asia and one of the most urbanized areas in the world. However, they pay great attention to the ecological situation and green…

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Sights of Cologne
Cologne is a beautiful European city with ancient traditions and history. It has many wonderful monuments and architectural masterpieces. If you decide to go on a tour of the sights…

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Sights of Paris

Probably, even any schoolboy will answer the question with which he associates Paris. Everyone knows that the symbols and the visiting card of the capital of France are the Eiffel Tower, the Arc de Triomphe, the Louvre and the Champs Elysees. Each landmark in Paris has its own history, its own fate.

Landmark of Paris – Notre Dame
One of the famous sights, which is often mentioned in prose and poems, is Notre Dame de Paris. It began to be built in 1163, when Louis 7 of France ruled. The construction of the nave was completed by about 1196, and continued to complete the construction of the cathedral during this period only on the main facade. The main altar of the cathedral was consecrated in 1182, construction of the rear pediment began in 1200, and in 1250 the building was built. Interior decoration, as a separate type of work on the decor was completed by 1315. The construction of the towers was completed only in 1245, and the entire cathedral was already built in 1345. Continue reading

Sights of Sydney

The capital of the most remote state that is located in the Pacific Ocean and occupies the entire continent – this is Sydney, Australia. The country is famous for its coral Great Barrier Reef, a real miracle of nature, which has become a tourist center, and also surprises with its unusual color mountain peak Ayers Rock. Here, a rare and magnificent wildlife and beautiful nature are successfully combined with developed megacities, and natural attractions – with urbanization. One of these cities can be considered and Sydney.

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Sights of Bavaria

Castle Novanstein – a popular attraction in BavariaBavaria is rich in its attractions. Each of them can tell a lot about the history of the country, and about its present. Far from major settlements where the tourist routes pass, is one of the attractions – Novanstein Castle. Today it is open to tourists. A visit to this Bavarian landmark is possible with two travel programs to choose from. It is possible to visit only Novanstein, or to become a guest of two neighboring Hohenschwangau castles, built by the father of Ludwig.

A beautiful view of the Alps mountains and valleys opens from the windows of the castle of Nantstein – the famous landmark of Bavaria. Tourists can visit the castles and walk through the historic center of the city of Fussen. Translated from German Novanstein means “new swan stone.” This landmark of Bavaria was built in the 19th century. In the year more than a million tourists visit the castle. Continue reading

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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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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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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…

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Brisbane Attractions
Brisbane is the main administrative unit and the largest city in Queensland. Not so long ago, it was considered an ordinary provincial town with a small central street and a…

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