The culture of Egypt is perhaps one of the most fascinating pages in the history of mankind. It is not for nothing that Russian tourists fell in love with Egypt so much – not only for the warm Red Sea and its cheap hotels on “all inclusive”, but also for the most interesting excursions that are available at mass resorts – trips to Cairo to the famous pyramids of Giza, and trips to Luxor in the Valley of the Pharaohs and Karnak Temple. Indeed, Egyptian civilization is original. According to some ideas, reflected in Egyptian creation myths, people arose from the tears of the sun god Ra. Two main cults formed in ancient Egypt: the cult of Osiris and the cult of the sun.
For a long time, the pyramids were associated with the solar theory, since the sun in Egypt was the main deity, and the pharaoh was the son of Ra, the god of the sun. It was believed that the pyramids symbolized the frozen stream of sunlight. After all, it is known that the walls of the pyramids were lined, and they could see their dazzling radiance at a distance of many kilometers around. Continue reading
Valentine’s Day, the patron saint of all lovers, is celebrated around the world. Recently, it is customary not only to exchange valentines and give gifts, but also to go with a lover on a romantic trip. In each country there are special places where it is nice to be together and talk about feelings easily. But there are not many countries similar to Thailand that are ready to offer such a variety of options for a romantic getaway. The Moscow office of the Tourism Authority of Thailand has prepared a list of the most beautiful places worth visiting on Valentine’s Day.
Ao Nang Bay (Princess Bay) in Krabi Province
The snow-white beach of the well-equipped resort is located at the foot of impressive limestone cliffs. Ao Nang resort has many authentic restaurants and cafes, which offer beautiful views of the sunset. The beach is also popular with windsurfing and snorkelling. A large selection of cozy bungalows for secluded relaxation, affordable transportation and many tours organized by local agencies make it an excellent base for exploring the entire province of Krabi. From here it is convenient to take boat trips on the islands of Hat Rei Lei and Phi Phi, as well as go on excursions with visits to the hot springs of Khlong Thomi of the emerald Lake Emerald Pul. Continue reading
Europe is one of the best honeymoon options with its exotic beaches, rustic charm and luxury resorts. Walking along cobbled streets, exploring elegant buildings or relaxing on picturesque beaches with sea views will add new impressions to the life of the newlyweds. So which cities are worth visiting when setting out on your honeymoon or on a Valentine’s Day weekend tour?
Turprom has compiled for you a special selection of the best cities for celebrating Valentine’s Day, to inspire you to new interesting trips! So:
The first place is Paris, France. It smells of romance. Here you can go for romantic walks in the old Citroën or take a stroll along the River Seine during sunset. Paris is a charming city with art museums and classic bistros. You can take great photos against the backdrop of the Eiffel Tower and enjoy the time spent here.
7 romantic cities of Europe: Paris Continue reading