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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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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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 some they are familiar and understandable, then others are puzzled. We have collected 16 quirky new year customs from different parts of the world.

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122 days in a barrel: how a 72-year-old Frenchman crossed the Atlantic
In one of his fairy tales, the great Russian poet Alexander Sergeevich Pushkin wrote: "a Cloud in the sky goes, a barrel on the sea floats...". And it seems that…

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Dutch Venice-a village where there are no roads or cars
There are places in Europe where you won't see a road, hear the roar of engines, or breathe exhaust fumes. This is not a fantasy or a dream! In the…

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South Korea and its "pearls" that are worth seeing with your own eyes
South Korea is quite an exotic country. Its culture is quite different from the European one. For example, Koreans like to make jam from acorns, and on one of the…

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A comfortable truck that turns into a 2-story hotel on wheels
For outdoor enthusiasts, engineers have created a huge number of campers that allow you not only to move along the designated route, but also to relax comfortably. Today we want…

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