The island of Sri Lanka is rightly called the pearl of the Indian Ocean. Even in ancient times, the Greek sailors, admiring indescribable beauty, called it “Taprobana”, which means “country of cinnamon”, to us the island is known as Ceylon – “country of lions”.
ISLAND OF TREASURES AND TOURISM
The whole world knows about the best teas that are grown here. The current name of the island of Sri Lanka was in 1972, and it means “Shining Island”. Continue reading
Paradise vacation in the Maldives
The tense rhythm of modern life leaves us with less and less opportunity for complete solitude and a relaxing full-fledged rest. To spend a vacation away from the annoying “charms” of civilization, without the hustle and bustle, among the untouched virgin nature dream of more and more potential vacationers who are tired of city life. Continue reading
Not far from Vladimir is the ancient town of Suzdal, famous for its historical sights. The city was formed in the middle of the eleventh century during the time of Prince Vladimir Monomakh. In the future, the city grew and became the center of the Suzdal principality. The city has experienced many dramatic events in Russian history. Gradually Suzdal ceased to be a major administrative center, turning into a quiet, cozy county town by the end of the 19th century. Continue reading