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The Climate In Egypt can be enjoyed all year round. However, summer temperatures can be very high, especially in the South, where most of the places connected with the ancient history. So better to avoid travel in June, July and August, when daytime temperatures in the area may, however, be kept at around 40°C. But if you had to visit the country during this period, be prepared to get up very early, as the dawn is the best time for sightseeing. Luxor and Aswan are ideal for visiting in the winter, when the temperature is more moderate, and the skies even in January remains clear. Unfortunately, in the North the cold is still felt; the winter days in Cairo can be cloudy, and the nights quite cool, while in Alexandria it rains. The best time to visit all...

People have long known that the change of impressions, travel, trip give a person new strength, return peace of mind, peace, zest for life, give along with knowledge enriched with the ability to think, to create, to work, to live. In the past Russia, Russia always was the most important pilgrimages to the places of the earthly life of the Russian saints, the seat of the Orthodox shrines: Holy relics and remains of the honest saints of God, honored and revered miracle-working icons, and other Orthodox relics. Noble period brought a new page in the history of the travels of our compatriots. Become more and more to travel abroad, allegedly to get rid of boredom, (bad mood, melancholy, longing, frustration), and is traditionally sought to go to France and...

Water resources of the Moscow region has a dense river network — there are more than 2 thousand rivers with a total length of nearly 10 thousand kilometers. The largest river is the Oka (length 1500 km, maximum width of 200 m, depth up to 10 m), with its tributaries the river Protva, Nara, Lopasnya, CNA, Sturgeon etc. the Total basin area of 245 thousand km Below the confluence of the Moscow river for over 100 km of the Eye blocked by the gateway (hydroelectric Beloomut, etc.). Moskva river (length 473 km, the maximum width of over 200 m, depth 6 m), an emerging in the area of Mozhaysk, near the station Drovnino the Smolensk direction of the Northern part Tarkovskogo swamp, not far from the house Drovnenkova forestry starts 320 km from the mouth of hell in...

In XVIII—XIX centuries Vladikavkaz was in the path as invaders from the South, Persians and Turks, and the mountain men hunted the slave trade. The geography of Vladikavkaz, the administrative center of North Ossetia. The city stands on both banks of the Terek river, 7 km from the exit from the cleft, near the last spurs of the Northern slopes of the Main Caucasian ridge. The Terek flows in a fairly wide channel — up to 500 m in several branches, the flow velocity reaches 3.5 m/sec. In the vicinity of the city and its suburbs flow several small rivers, which form deep beams and ravines, and many rivers aren't names. In Vladikavkaz begins the Georgian Military road connecting Tbilisi and passing through Dariali gorge, which stretches 30 km to the South of...

To Walk along Nevsky Because if you were on the Nevsky, you have not seen St. Petersburg! Although the city is planned so that to pass Nevsky is very difficult and sooner or later your travels will bring you here. Here you will be able to feel the rhythm of St. Petersburg life, to see the representatives of almost all strata of the city, to understand what and how to live Petersburg, and, of course, to admire the world famous architectural masterpieces and unique urban landscapes. Go to the Hermitage and the Mariinsky theater Because it's two main cultural business card of the city. When you return to your home, the first thing they ask you is whether you were in the Hermitage and the Mariinsky theatre. Their possibilities are truly inexhaustible, and even...

Peoples and cultures of the Lake Baikal, figuratively speaking, can be called the cradle of many tribes and ancient peoples. Thousands of years gave way on its coasts, tribes, peoples and culture. Heard multilingual speech of the Turks, Tungus, and Mongol tribes, we need to think about such ethnic groups in the distant past, from which our time is not reached even names that are completely gone from the historical arena and will not find them on maps of all time. Baikal and its archaeological monuments are connected, for example, one of the most important ethnogenetic problems of the Asian continent — the origin of the Tungus tribes, and their language. Tungusian peoples are concentrated now in the enormous spaces of Northern and Eastern Asia: from the...

Photo of Rice fields surrounded on all sides hilenski city Lisar. During the Second world war all this land was occupied by the allies — on the occasion of the entry into war on Turkey. The geography of Gilan is the Caspian coast, stretching from North-West to South-East, parallel to it are mountain ranges — the ridge Baroudi in the West and El'burs in the South is dissected by many mountain rivers. Between the mountains and shore Gilyanska lowland plain, cut across by the beds of these rivers. Gilan — the plains and the mountains in the Caspian sea with a good climate and excellent conditions for agriculture. In Iran, Gilan called the North gate, and this definition exactly corresponds to the geographical position of this Iranian ostan (province), and the...

Panorama of the old part of the Bulgarian city of Nessebar. Gone are the days when fishing was the only source of income. Now here is not crowded by tourists. The geography of Humans have long been attracted to the rocky terrain of this place is fit for fortifications, convenient bays on the North and South, presence of freshwater sources. Nessebar is a city located on the Black sea coast of Bulgaria. Its old part is located on a small rocky Peninsula, far outstanding in the sea and connected to the mainland by a narrow isthmus, which forms the highway, shielded from waves by concrete walls. Originally it was an island, but it turned into a Peninsula, when a road was built from the New Nessebar is a modern part of the city, located on the mainland near the...

Sculptures of the temple of Amun Obskogo with the ruins of the encircling wall among the ruins of the ancient Egyptian city of Tanis, the former capital of the country. According to legend, in the biblical Tanis, the prophet Moses was raised by Pharaoh's daughter. The capital of Ancient Egypt Tanis, an ancient city on the Eastern arm of the Nile Delta, on a hill near the modern lake Manzala. In the XI century BC comes from the Tanis is the founder of the XXI dynasty Nesubanebded proclaimed it the capital of Egypt. Tanis is more than remote Thebes, suited to be the residence of the kings leading an active external policy towards Eastern countries. It is here that Ramses II signed a Treaty with the Hittites. Tanis flourished until grekorimskih period. During...

Fig — the main wealth of the region Rangpur. In the photo hard work — treatment of rice fields with the help of the most reliable guns — Buffalo. The geography of the Plains region Rangpur is relatively close to the Himalayas, almost resting in their spurs. The whole territory of the region is a huge flat surface, dotted with rivers cascading from the mountains. Rangpur is the northernmost region of Bangladesh. It is an area surrounded on three sides by the States of India, and the main country connected by a relatively narrow isthmus. This is the lowland region, formed by sediments of rivers flowing down the slopes of the Himalayas, being relatively far North. This low-lying marshy land, almost entirely flooded during the monsoon. Whole cities here with...

On a photo a symbol of traditional religion and commitment to the old traditions of the Tuvan Buddhist prayer wheel in the centre of capital of Republic — the city of Kyzyl. The capital of Tuva Kyzyl is a relatively young city, in 2014 it celebrated its centenary. The city of Kyzyl is one of several contenders for the title of geographic center of Asia, that the proof — the obelisk "Center of Asia" on the embankment of the Yenisei. Kyzyl is located in the Eastern part of the Tuva basin at the confluence of the Big Yenisei and Small Yenisei, which form the Upper Yenisey. The city of Kyzyl equivalent to the far North. A significant impact on the climate of these places is having the presence in the basin. Winter in Kyzyl very cold, the temperature is lowered...

Photo Hindu temple complex, Puthia XVI-XIX centuries built on a high base. It is near the capital region — the city of Rajshahi. Built it one of the richest local zamindars — landlords. The geography Along the borders of the region Rajshahi there are two large rivers of South Asia — Padma and Jamuna. The area of Rajshahi is located in the middle of the Western border of the country. The main river of the region — the Padma, the site of the Ganges river from the confluence of the main branch of the river Brahmaputra. Padma enters the territory of Bangladesh from India in the region and is the natural southern border of Rajshahi. Another major river, the Jamuna, one of the main rivers of Bangladesh flows through the Eastern border region. The Central part of...

Photo panorama of Ufa from the height of bird flight. In the background, a bend of the White river and sent through her 800-meter Zatonsky bridge. In the foreground — modern blocks. The geography of Ufa on the Belaya river at the confluence of the rivers Ufa and Dema, mainly between the rivers Belaya and Ufa, the in Ufa Peninsula. Ufa is one of the largest economic, cultural and scientific centers of the Russian Federation. Ufa is one of the largest and longest (more than 70 km from South-West to North-East) cities of Russia. The city is located to the West from ridges of the southern Urals, on Pribelskaya fine-knoll-wavy plain. The history of the city more fully the early history of the ancient people in the vicinity of Ufa represented by the Mesolithic...

All "MOST" right here! Museums, theatres, food, festivals, shopping, nightlife, people, kinologija, stars — the whole city is a continuous attraction, where everyone will find something for everyone! The lower city and Discover the wonderful views of the Lower city (Downtown) with the height of the second floor of the open tour bus, cross the bridge to Manhattan (Manhattan) in the direction of Brooklyn (Brooklyn) and walk back across the bridge to Brooklyn. Historic downtown with a pointed tower wall street (Wall Street) is home to the first city of skyscrapers. Is a territory of contrasts, random eclectic, neighborhood different eras. Gothic revival churches do not lose their greatness next to the radiant masses of skyscrapers. On wall street, you will...

In 1790, the year Alexander Radishchev published the book "Journey from St. Petersburg to Moscow", which fearlessly denounced the vices of his time: despotism, corruption, poverty and lawlessness of the people. The free-thinking writer sentenced to death, which according to Royal mercy was replaced with a 10-year exile in Siberia. The film crew decided to repeat the route Radishcheva and see how people still live on the roadside of the Federal highway M10 "Russia". How things have changed Russian life for the last two hundred years? We began to live better? Richer?