15 exciting places on Earth that are worth visiting at least once for real extreme athletes
Some people want to spend their holidays lying on the beach, while others want to find the most extreme places on Earth. Somewhere deadly cold, somewhere too hot, some places…

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Details that give out a Russian tourist during a vacation abroad
Some details of the appearance will give away the Russian tourist unconditionally. And even if you speak a foreign language brilliantly and, as it seems, do not commit anything that…

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12 absurd laws in force in new York
As a rule, most of us associate new York with prosperity, fun and, of course, freedom. However, in fact, a resident of the Big Apple is not so free in…

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Useful ideas from other countries that we would like to borrow

Many of us have long been used to nod at Europe, saying that they have greener grass there, and higher living standards. As they say, it is good where we are not. However, there are a lot of amazing ideas implemented in European countries that would not hurt us to adopt. See for yourself.

1. System of fines
The system of fines in Finland and Sweden differs significantly from the Russian one. In these countries, the amount of payment depends directly on the offender’s income. Accordingly, the average worker with a minimum salary will pay significantly less than the businessman. Continue reading

10 vertiginous staircases, which you will only have the courage to crawl along
As a rule, it is architectural structures that claim all the glory as attractions of any country. But sometimes the stairs leading to those very monuments deserve no less attention.…

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Yellow underpants, clinking pots, changing names: 16 quirky new year traditions from around the world
New year is a truly international holiday, because it is celebrated in almost all countries of the world. But each nation has its own traditions of celebration. And if for…

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14 progressive qualities of the Japanese with which they become supernational
Japan never ceases to delight Europeans with its customs and way of life. Residents Of the land of the rising sun skillfully combine progressive ideas and ancient traditions. There are…

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An intriguing story of a lonely house on a deserted island in Iceland
Since the discovery of the white house on the expanse of one of the Islands of the Vestmannaeyar archipelago, it has become an object with a lot of stories and…

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