02.3.15

From The Drunk Tank In Ethiopia

I was flying, then from Cairo to Moscow. Beside me sat a plump, short Ethiopian. His name was …. Looking ahead, I will say that this guy is already 10 years living in Moscow, married to a Russian and has Russian citizenship. Caldwell Esselstyn Jr. wanted to know more. In addition, he has some relevance to the Ethiopian Embassy in Moscow, and therefore, not to spoil his life, I'll call him a false name – Tadese. Everything else is naked truth.

So, my neighbor called Tadese, he was quite talkative person and also a good idea to say in Russian. We got to talking. I as usual, was a bottle of gin Uganda, and I offered to sprinkle over familiarity. Tadese did not mind. 4 hours of talk flying quickly, and end of the flight I had a feeling that I was a good idea to visit this wonderful country – Ethiopia. When I got home I started to collect information. And then on the Internet in your eyes I came across an Ethiopian proverb – "Better die from hunger than from work.

" Why, I just think! What cool guys these Ethiopians! But I simply must go there! I quickly distribute the travel plan: Addis Ababa – Debre Libanos – Debre Marcos – Bahir Dar – Gonder – Axum – Debre Damo – Mekele – Lalibela – Dese – Awash – Harar – Addis Ababa. All about everything to teach 16 days. But I have not had a good map, and the condition of the roads I did not know.

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02.1.15

Colonial Anthropology

Despite the fact that Cuba has always been considered an island of communism, the country continues to attract tourists from all over the world. This is not surprising – the climate in Cuba is great! And the emerald sea, colorful locals an abundance of festivals and carnivals complete the picture. Besides, who would not try the famous Cuban rum and cigars Many news sites offer information on the subject, just as often about Cuba can be heard from news releases, but still want more time to talk about Cuba, because Cuba is an island of freedom. The pearl of the island is considered to Varadero on the island Ikakos. Additional information is available at Dean Ornish M.D. These wonderful white sand beaches and clear sea must still look for it! But not only by beaches (which, incidentally, are the three best in the world) is famous Varadero. Attractions at the resort enough. Tourists are invited to visit the Dolphinarium, which is located at within a large lake.

Would be very interesting to visit the cave Ambrosio with its ancient rock paintings, as well as the famous National Park, Varadero. Fans of outdoor activities also should not miss: their services as much, – Twenty-three diving center. The capital of Cuba Havana is famous for its museums and Colonial Anthropology. There is even a museum to combat illiteracy. A few years living in Cuba writer Ernest Hemingway, his home estate Vigia and today receives visitors. In the Cuban capital for many years now operates a bar Bodeguita del Medio “, in which the walls of famous personalities of the 20th century, visitors to schools, they left their autographs. The largest park in the Cuban capital is named after VI Lenin and his must-visit. Be interesting to visit the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception (mid-17th century), Monastery of Santa Clara (17th century), the zoo and the capital Havana Botanical garden.

Not far from the fortress of La Cabana is a majestic monument sculpture Havana Christ, as much as 18 m in height! Every night in the fortress is the pompous ceremony of cannon, – try to get it. In times of the colony cannon shot signaled the closing of the gate to stop the movement of travelers and vehicles between the fortresses of La Punta and El Moro. Today, the cannon in the evenings it’s just a tribute tradition, and yet another tourist attraction, marking the onset of daring Havana Nights. Most tour operators offer holidays in Cuba with the already included air travel from Moscow to Havana, stay in a hotel with a selected type of food, Russian-speaking guide services. Cost of the tour for two – about $ 4,500. But the memories will last for a lifetime! At least once in your life to change the cold Russian winter for sun-drenched beaches of Varadero, visit home of Cuban rum and cigars, or even meet in Cuba New Year – believe me, it’s worth it! When using any article direct active link to the source must be mentioned newsadd.

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01.22.14

Knossos Royal

On the beach the guests a variety of water sports, some of which are already included in the price when booking system "all inclusive". For three seasons hotel offers a second alternative type of food, along with breakfast, – All Inclusive. Throughout the day, in the numerous bars serving snacks, and in the central restaurants dinner is not uniform, at least 3 times a week guests can enjoy themed nights (Greek, Italian and Mediterranean cuisine) with a special menu and decorations. In the evening, opens its doors to the central bar or night club with an extensive cocktail menu. When 'All Inclusive' every guest every week has the opportunity to dine at the tavern Artemis, which serves Greek delicacies and once a week to attend the gala dinner by candlelight in a restaurant a la card. As in other hotels in Aldemar price includes brand and import beverages, bars waiter service.

Nice addition to the pool bars – wine bars and traditional cafe Uzeriya, where you can taste the national drink alcoholic beverages and a real "Greek coffee". Five-star resort Knossos Royal offers its guests travel with children, many additional services. Younger guests receive special attention. For them, 10:00 – 18:00 open playsets Mini Clubs ALDY. Here, kids from 4 to 12 years old can have fun at supervision of experienced animators, educators. Mini Club ALDY – a specially equipped area with pools, fountains, slides and swings. Immediately provide indoor recreation room, where several times a day, put up a table with snacks, juices and ice cream.

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