Caucasus and are familiar
How tourism saved Iceland from an economic disaster, but it threatens to turn into an environmental disaster
Iceland can not cope with the influx of tourists. Last year alone, about two million travelers visited the country, which is almost six times more than local residents. The population of Iceland is about 334 thousand people. Keblavik Airport, 50 km from Reykjavik, already hardly accepts anyone who wants to see ice caves, volcanoes, northern lights, and other riches of the elves’ homeland. Continue reading
February 14, on Valentine’s Day, a collection of the best Italian short films about love, Italian Best Shorts 2: Love in the Eternal City, is released on Russian screens. This is a romantic walk through Rome under the motto “Life is beautiful!”. Inspired by the picture, we tell about the places of the Eternal city, where the heart beats more often.
To feel the magic of “Sweet Life”, like the heroes of Marcello Mastroyanniya and Anita Ekberg, it is better to come to the Trevi Fountain at night or at dawn. Although at any time, holding hands, you can feel how time stops here, and crowds of tourists stop. Continue reading
Abkhazia is a very beautiful country, and at the same time – colorful even against the background of other Caucasian lands. Holidays here are more suitable for lovers of wildlife, legends and antiquities, than lovers of well-established service and comfort of cozy hotels.
And the sea in Abkhazia is considered the cleanest on the entire Black Sea coast, and the air with a pine-cypress flavor is very useful. However, if a lot has already been written about the beauties of Abkhazia, they are reluctant to write about those minor difficulties that may await tourists when visiting the former “Soviet Riviera”. Continue reading