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Stories about my travel, with photo illustrations. Photoreports on visits of the countries, baggage of personal impressions of these places and useful recommendations as it is better to organize independent rest. Announcements and information on last and future travel.

Despite being one of the most famous and most-visited attractions in the United States, Grand Canyon National Park still holds some surprises. Here are a few facts about the Grand Canyon you probably don't know. We don't really know how old it is. It has long been believed that the Colorado River began carving the Grand Canyon about 6 million years...
Bormio, Sondrio – an Italian resort ready to give you a full pack of touristic baits: Unique cuisine where every dish becomes the art masterpiece; Striking and breathtaking from the first look architecture; Sweet, attractive and truly especial coloring. The town didn’t turn to be hyper famous but this is its best tramp. Here come the ones who want to...
This castle rightly carries the crown of one of the best in Alsace. So if you somehow are there, it is time to enjoy every nuance. It is near Sélestat (a town in a French Alsace). The nearest town – Strasbourg. It is 55 km from the castle. The exact date is not saved by any of resources....
Preikestolen means “the pulpit of the preacher” in Norwegian. This is a huge cliff outspread above Luce-fiord and 604 m high. The top of it is a small square 25x25. When you're looking at all this disarming view afar, feels like nature worked with the skill of a jeweler while it was making that beauty. But the icing on...
Colmar – one of the most interesting and picturesque parts of French Alsace. The third by the number of people living here, the administrative center of the department, The Upper Rhine is in 20 km west of Rhine (it’s approximately between Strasbourg and Basel). What’s the especial here? There have been preserved huge old quartiles; having built in mid ages, castles...
“Étretat” is a tiny village which name means “bowery of the setting sun”. However, the linguists still argue about the origins of the name. It doesn’t matter though. Having walked a long way throughout the time and history, Étretat has turned to be a touristic capital in Upper Normandy. Summer hundreds of guests from Germany, Belgium, Spain, Russia and...
Storebæltsforbindelsen – is a bridge situated in Dania and it is known as one of longest ones if the world. The building of such a huge construction has been going for 10 years, and the appearance of the Big Belt has let the shipping amount increase in hundreds, decrease the time and cost of making them. Attention! Every day there...
I say to you: “France!”… What do you feel? Romantics of Paris, fashion, graceful Frenchwomen, insane flavor of pastry-shops, Louvre, Versailles… What if it’s gonna be different? France is rich of other architecture sights, the pearl is the perfect Cheval Palace. Could you imagine a palace made of a postman, not graduated, without any skills required? This way you need to...
Trolltunga is a unique level protrusion situated on the mountain of Skjeggedal in Norway. A tiny populated locality has become Mecca among many tourists after stories about lives of gnomes, elves and trolls appeared. A legend of the frozen troll Locals cannot stop telling legends about the cliff’s origin: Some say it is a dead lone warrior; Others are sure it...
The island which is in "the center of the world" between three parts of the world (Europe, Asia and Africa) and three seas (Mediterranean, Ionic and Tirrensky). Not without reason one of favourite local symbols – Gorgon's Jellyfish on three legs. The blessed place where the sun shines almost all the year round where how in a song about...