The mummy museum in the Mexican city of Guanajuato is a tourist attraction that causes conflicting emotions. The main exhibits of the museum are the bodies of people who died in a 100-year period (from the 30s of the 19th century to the middle of the 20th century), displayed under glass windows. Mummification of corpses occurred naturally, due to the arid climate and soil composition. The museum’s fund consists of 111 mummified bodies, but only half are displayed in the halls.
In 1865, the city authorities issued a decree under which each grave was taxed. Relatives of the deceased were required to pay a certain amount for extending the stay of the dead in the cemetery. In those cases when relatives refused to pay or were absent in principle, the cemetery workers opened the graves and exhumed the corpses. Many of the bodies were well preserved – there were hair, teeth and nails, and some even had clothes and shoes, and therefore were demolished in a separate room. Continue reading
This romantic route through Rome involves visiting certain architectural monuments. It’s like an ancient era comes to life that can cause many new and incomparable feelings. Let’s walk through the evening historic center of Rome. In the evening, this part of the city has a completely different look. First, let’s look at the Capitol.
Since ancient times, Capitol Hill was considered the center of religious cults. In addition, Capitol Hill saw various historical events in Rome. In the center of this hill is located pl. Capitol. In ancient times, they held public meetings. Here you can see the church of Santa Maria d’Aracheli. From the western part of the steep hill, which is called the Tarpean rock, traitors, criminals and thieves were once dumped. In addition, the remains of the temple of Jupiter have been preserved on Capitol Hill. In the evening, these monuments are especially interesting and mysterious. The atmosphere of these places is magical and mysterious.
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School holidays in Prague School holidays in Prague
Next school holidays will begin soon. Holidays are the most favorite time for children, from young to old. Every moment during the holidays is magical, every day is filled with events. In order for your child to remember the next vacation for a long time, you need to think about a specific leisure plan. One of the best ideas for spending a fun vacation with your child will be a trip abroad. An interesting offer may be for you and your child a trip to Prague.
Europe, in itself, is an amazing part of the world, striking with its unusualness and eccentricity. Each country is special, unique, with its own individuality. The Czech Republic in this sense is no exception. This is a unique, amazing and not like any other country. Prague, like Kiev, is “the mother of Czech cities.” Continue reading