Abkhazia is calm
On the horizon – the snow caps of the mountains. Behind the glass of the car flashed a motley ribbon similar to each other coastal towns. Faded, aged by time and bad weather – yellow, orange, blue. Squeezed by two-and three-storey houses with colored lattice shutters, the road sometimes narrows so much that you don’t leave the truck any more.
Somewhere below, near the water, luxurious villas are hidden. Continue reading
It is best to go to Armenia from May to October. Locals are incredibly proud that their capital, Yerevan, is older than Rome by 29 years. After all, the city dates back to Erebuni fortress, built in 782 BC. e. For tourists open renovated part of the palace and outbuildings. At the entrance you can see a copy of the basalt stone with an inscription on the founding of the city. The Blue Mosque is another decoration of the capital of Armenia. It was founded in 1766 by order of the Turkic khan of the Erivan khanate Huseynali-khan Qajar as a sign of the Armenian-Iranian friendship. Today it is the only mosque in the country. Continue reading
Excursion to prison (La Paz, Bolivia)
The prison in San Pedro, the largest in Bolivia, is officially only accessible after being convicted, but many guards are ready to take curious tourists to the prison for a bribe, where prisoners live with their families, rent apartments and open restaurants. And if the road to prison can be easy, it is better to make sure in advance that you can be released with a clear conscience that day. 20 years ago, when this opportunity only appeared, many tourists lived in prison for weeks. Continue reading