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New Year in Japan
New Year in Japan is a very bright and unusual event for European tourists. In the country of the rising sun, the celebration of the New Year is one of the main events of the calendar, and many nuances and features are associated with it. Some of them can be quite unexpected and can even disappoint a Ukrainian tourist.
If in most countries of the world on January 1, most restaurants offer a special holiday menu, shopping centers work according to special schedules, and special New Year programs are waiting for guests in theaters and clubs, then in Japan everything is different – Japanese New Year traditions are significantly different from what accustomed to European tourists. Continue reading
We travel comfortably – 11 useful tips for travelers
The airport is a pleasant bustle and anticipation of something new, it is a sweet expectation of the start of the journey and the joy of meeting, this is where the road begins to the most desirable countries and favorite cities. Every traveler knows how amazing this is, even in something magical place, with which bright memories and bright moments are associated.
Airports are different, and they leave different impressions too, for example, someone enjoys excellent service, and someone languishes in lines at the passport control, and the same air harbor can leave directly opposite impressions. Continue reading
Beautiful island Greece
Greece is famous among many tourists for its picturesque islands and the warm Mediterranean, Ionian and Aegean seas. Thousands of tourists relax in such famous Greek resorts as Athens, Halkidiki, Peloponnese, but not many are aware of the fact that Greece owns more than 1400 islands, of which about 16% (227 of 1400) are inhabited.
Every year, tour operators open up new destinations for island holidays in Greece. One of these areas is the island of Thassos. Locals gave it the name “Emerald Isle.” The fact is that the island is really green: olive plantations are located on the coast, and the mountains and hills of the island are covered with magnificent forests. Ship pines are located along many of the resort’s beaches. Continue reading