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Tag: travel City Ulyanovsk

Word – volatile material, ephemeral, even written down on paper, it is not fully defined, each tries to read it in its own way. But the bronze and stone pretend to eternity. Therefore, residents of the city of Ulyanovsk (Simbirsk) tried to perpetuate his countrymen building monuments. Credit: Penguin Random House-2011. But with the monuments as something has not worked … The first experience was a monument to Nikolai Karamzin, was opened in 1845. Money was collected locally subscription initiative belonged to the local nobility, but the question of appearance was decided at the highest level. The result was a non-trivial composition – the muse of history, Clio on a high pedestal under her feet, in an alcove, a bust of Karamzin's somehow in a Roman toga, on sides of the bas-reliefs with Karamzin and members of the royal family, again dressed in antique-style … Guest did not take long. "The monument, erected in Ulyanovsk Karamzin, has brought into place. People looking at the statue of Clio and interprets, who is a daughter or a wife Karamzin it? Miserable does not understand that this is the goddess of history! I can not find words to express to you my disappointment, that after such a great person erecting the age-old nonsense "(Letter to H. Yazykov to N. Gogol 1844). "The bas-reliefs are bad, the figure in imitation of Rome poluobnazheny and funny in Russia, and the figure of Clio gave people reason to think that the site posed a robber repented of the Volga, and call it a cast-iron a woman.

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Tag: travel District Kerch Kerch

Kerch enough to crowded, extremely large (spreading) and not like anything the Crimean city of hunky. And this just an excellent opportunity for trailering – are readily available 4 (!) Different sea waters: the Black Sea, Kerch Strait, Azov, Sivash and ten curative lakes. And everywhere the different salinity and water temperature, and most importantly – their own special fish. Chain of hills everywhere limit the horizon, so that after passing a couple of kilometers, you find yourself in lost world. But when you get to 'pocket' beach – all the earthly paradise is personally yours! Audience. People come here primarily to relatives, so that there was little gap between the newcomers and the local has never been. And of course, bliss (if you pick and shovel work in the heat is permissible so call it) many archaeologists. Up to two dozen expeditions run in the season, including scuba diving in search of sunken treasure. The most-most. 26 centuries The local back Bosporus kingdom was, in ancient standards, quite big and strong state. Its treasures on display now in the Hermitage and the British Museum. But in the Kerch and his district to show the tourists next to nothing equipped. Only a small exhibition of Imperial mound, but part of the excavations on Mount Mithridates, which was the capital – Panticapaeum. A small museum provides some insight into the history of this area, but dozens of unique archaeological sites to the public remain unknown. But the church in the city center in excellent condition, and in fact John the Baptist church built in the VIII century, he is one of the oldest in Eastern Europe. ditional related pages. In general, Christianity penetrated into the Crimea almost immediately after its occurrence. It is possible that the Apostle Andrew in his preaching mission to the Caucasus and Scythia been here, and so perhaps there were people here, who heard and knew Jesus of Nazareth. Yeni-Kale Fortress (New Castle) was built by the Turks on the shores of the Kerch Strait, in its narrowest place. Construction of the fortress was going for a long time and was completed only in 1703. Led them to the French engineers. With the dramatic pages stories of the Great Patriotic War Museum of the History of Defence introduced Adzhimushkay quarries, art gallery, the Museum of Eltigen landing. Celebrities. According to the Homer and other ancient authors, on the banks of the Cimmerian Bosporus (Kerch Strait) was born hero of the Trojan War, Achilles. In honor of his local fans of the ancient valor of Achilles spend Games. Home mountain, rising Kerch bears the name of the Pontic king Mithridates VI Eupator (132-63 years. BC. Oe.) owned the countries on both shores of the Black Sea and seriously opposed to Roman rule. On this mountain, besieged by enemies, he took poison. But before many years, he, fearing poison, took a little different poisons, so that death does not come, and then the king ordered the chief bodyguard to stab him. Cicero, after learning of the death of Mithridates VI, called him 'the greatest of rulers, with which Rome waged war ever. "

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Tag: travel Tourism Association

The nature tourism offers potential for tourism development in Krefeld-Uerdingen structurally weak regions: the Mecklenburg Lake District invested targeted the infrastructure of the bike paths, to promote the tourism. The most beautiful corners of the Mecklenburg Lake District can be discovered by bike. By car, an endpoint is used in environmentally sensitive places. In the protected areas of the holiday region, the transition on the ecological means of transport is the only way to explore attractions. The wheel travel as a gentle form of short travel, at your own pace and the route itself cannot be determined, gaining popularity with German short holidaymakers. The Mecklenburg Lake District over the past decade has developed to one of the three most popular regional destinations for short breaks. Varied River gradients, sprawling Lake landscapes and idyllic forest areas are the factors of the region. Modern bike paths with well developed tourist infrastructure, budget hotels and restaurants to boat and canoe rental companies, along result in the scenic and cultural highlights of the region, promote the tourism in the segment of the weekend. In developing this infrastructure, the Tourism Association is one of the conditions for the further growth of tourism in the region. In the context of wellness-sport holiday packages, day tours with spa treatments are combined. Relaxing massages and invigorating baths provide the balance of body and soul. Because fresh air stimulates the appetite, short trips are combined with half-board or candle-light-dinner in the evening. The time frame of the extended weekend, decides how much time for sporting activity in the short trip is scheduled. The focus can be placed more on exploring the region or wellness. Low-priced hotels that serve as a starting point for numerous wellness sport tours in the Mecklenburg Lake District, are stored on the Web site of pampering weekend short breaks.

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