Hitchhiking: opportunities and risks
For those who truly love to travel, no defaults, strikes by railroad workers, or waiting at airports are scary. After all, you can travel much more romantic, bolder and cheaper…

Continue reading →

Travels that improve brain function and productivity
Like the whole body, our brain is able to get tired. There are many options to enhance its performance. I will talk about one of the most enjoyable - travels…

Continue reading →

What to see in Berlin?
Berlin is an urban metropolis where historical sights coexist with modern architecture. Here, typical Germanism of pedantry is surprisingly combined with an atmosphere of lightness and ease, which is why…

Continue reading →

in the culture

Mysteries of the Egyptian pyramids

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

Valle d’Aosta
Valle d’Aosta, a tiny region in northwestern Italy, is an ideal place for those who love mountains and winter sports. There are 20 ski areas, a variety of ski slopes…

...

9 most fascinating cities in Southeast Asia
The cities of Asia are not loved by all travelers - they have a poor organization and are often called chaotic anthills. However, they also have an inimitable charm, amazing…

...

Cheaper for nothing: 6 countries with the lowest mortgages
While you doom sighingly, counting down the next mortgage payment for your apartment and counting how much money has already been overpaid to the bank, in other countries they are…

...

What to do in Bangkok?
Thailand is considered to be a traditional country of beach relaxation, where on the picturesque islands among palm trees you feel like in a Bounty advertisement. But the opportunities for…

...