In 2008, the Russian newspaper Izvestia got together with Russian broadcasting company Radio Mayak and the state owned Russia TV channel and conducted a poll looking for the seven wonders of Russia. The results of the competition produced the seven wonders of Russia which were announced in Moscow's Red Square in June of 2008.
Chernobyl nuclear power plant, the location of the worst nuclear disaster in history, and the nearby town of Pripyat in Ukraine are fast becoming one of the world’s most bizarre tourist attractions. Tours of the ‘Dead Zone’ are being advertised by travel agencies as part of a larger growing trend of radioactive tourism.
These are the 20 largest churches in the world by square footage. The list is churches only and mosques, synagogues and other houses of worship are not included on this list except for the Hagia Sophia, which was built as a church but also served as a mosque for many years.
These are the 10 tallest churches in the world today. Some churches such as Lincoln Cathedral in England and St. Olaf in Estonia were tall enough at one time to make this list, but both suffered damage which has lowered their heights.
The beauty of Nepal is not concealed from the world. The land of giant mountains, charming hill villages, lush green forest, mesmeric lakes, mysterious caves, and spirituality, Nepal is truly magical. A paradisiacal land for the trekkers crediting of being the ground of the world’s highest peak offers amazing and a variety of trekking in Nepal.
Polynesia has become an extremely popular tourist destination over the last decade, as thousands of visitors from all over the globe are flocking to this region to enjoy the beautiful beaches, soak in the sun, and surf in some of the best surfing spots in the world. If that’s exactly what you’re looking for, too, just keep on reading, and learn more about four breathtaking tropical paradises in Polynesia. Check them out, and start planning your next trip right away!
New Caledonia is a breathtaking archipelago in the middle of South Pacific just waiting for you to visit it. It consists of a series of islands, each more unique than the previous one, and each filled with plenty of things to do and see. Most of them are easily accessible by boat or plane, and there are also some that still have plenty of room for exploration. So, if you’ve started planning your next vacation, here are a few gorgeous islands you should visit.
If you’re looking for ideas for your next trip, or you’re interested in heading abroad for the first time, there are amazing travel bloggers just a click away that can inspire you to hit the dusty trails. We’ve compiled our top nine must-follow travel bloggers here to make it easier for you to narrow down the options.
In the Bible, the story of the global flood had Noah and his immediate family empathizing with two of every kind of animals in world with 8,000 kinds of them on the ark. The family saved a collection of animals from the deluge. A city located on an island east of the Pearl River delta in the South China Sea, Hong Kong thought of having a replica of the ark as a tourism destination. The Hong Kong Government in Tsuen Wan District built the most fantastic and incongruous creationist attraction appeal in 2009, but not with gopher trees. The Gopher wood was used in the erection of Noah's Ark (which is not yet identified).
I have never visited a place as beautiful or as memorable as Ireland. I will never forget driving down the coastline, walking into Irish pubs, hearing Irish accents from locals, and watching hundreds of sheep walk along miles of green, rolling hills. Traveling to Ireland was a last minute decision for my family, but one of the best decisions we ever made.
Freelancing has become the freest and most wanted work option in the world. It invokes a certain lifestyle nobody else can afford and, most of all, freedom. People who work only from their laptops can do the job basically anywhere in the world. It’s not exactly the same as being constantly on vacation, but you can organize your time well enough to satisfy all your tourist needs and desires. This is awesome, and everyone envies these people and wishes to be like them. Nevertheless, the term digital nomad has arisen due to this exact profession, and there are actually some specific locations that are particularly convenient for these people. So, if you’re lucky enough to have this degree of freedom, see some of the suggestions for ideal freelancers’ destinations.