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Top 7 most underrated and inexpensive countries for curious tourists
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8 extreme types of recreation that are worth a try

Flipping through the photo in instagram, you admire friends and strangers: from the pictures on top of a cliff or next to a shark is breathtaking. Could you? Why not?! Choose not to rest on the turnover of the globe, and the elements!
Air
Where I want to fly

Fly in the air and go down on the water? It’s easy. Try a hydro-glider ride. It’s a cross between a small plane and a catamaran. Dispersed on the water surface, the pilot will take you to the sky, where you can watch the wonderful scenery of the floodplain or the surrounding area of the reservoir. Speed hydroplane — about 75 km/h. usually Fly together with the pilot. But if you’re on a diet, and your companion too, that is, the total weight does not exceed 120 kg, you can fly together, not counting the “commander”.

Break away to the full

Do you want to just eat your favorite dessert in heaven? Then you need to look into one of the suspension restaurants of the famous network. Similar institutions are in Belgium, Greece, another 40 countries. You take a seat at the table and fasten your seat belt. The waiters will bring a designated menu, too, will wear the harness and climb up to the sky together with you. The platform with a table and chairs will be raised to a height of 50 meters. And when you finally move away from the first shock, you can proceed to the ordered dishes that the waiters will serve, deftly plying the area between the tables. By the way, if you are on a business trip, here you can discuss working issues and sign a contract. Or even get married — Yes, this service is also offered.

Land
Cross the desert…

Do not want to arm yourself with a snowboard and ride on the sand? No? That’s right! Because it requires Sandberg, special Board and ski equipment that is the sand dunes. This can be done in Egypt, Australia, America, Africa. So far, not to argue. But worth it. By the way, even if you are a snowboarder with experience, be careful — sand sliding technique is different from snow. And turns are passed differently, and you need to brake in a different way, and scratched very easily. But the experience is absolutely unforgettable! Spending, by the way, too. Use your favorite snowboard will not work without alteration. So either take the equipment for rent or buy your own. Continue reading

Glamping is a romantic trend

The word “glamping” in the spring of wanders on the Internet. Glamorous camping is a new trend in tourism, comfort combined with romance.
If the word is foreign, then the phenomenon is described in the framework of the Varangian theory. Supposedly so loved to relax the British colonists: put in the middle of the native local color tents with all European amenities and received exotic and comfort in one bottle. Then the Americans went on Safari to Africa with their own facilities. And then all this appeared in Russia.

In fact, glamping is our native, post-Soviet phenomenon. It is a natural consequence and a hybrid of romance of the 60s and lawlessness of the 90s.
The story of glamorous tents

In the 60-80-ies of the last century, the Soviet people rested mainly in the campaign in tents or at the grandmother in the village. Trade Union vouchers are not considered — it was a one-time success, not a way of life.

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And in the 90s suddenly opened the border, the people saw instead of trade Union resorts luxury hotels and decided that he was worthy. But for 20 years, the public is partly fed up, partly came under the distribution of the crisis and sanctions — and romance again became fashionable. All I wanted to grandma in the village or camping with a tent. And if the problem of combining “grandmother” with a five-star hotel partly solved cottage villages and eco-hotels, the tents came lining. On the one hand, I want romance. On the other — romance without a toilet, hot water and WiFi is not everyone under force. And here there is glamping — the same tents in the deep forest, but with warm floors, charging for the phone and a platform under the grill (because the current legislation and safety rules do not allow to make fires directly in the forest). Continue reading

Beach etiquette: rules of behavior on vacation

There is office etiquette, rules of conduct at the table and even the rules of phone calls! Passion.ru introduces you to etiquette on the beach. Enjoy your health!
Late summer. Deckchair. Family beach expensive hotel and Spa. Dozing off under the giant brim of my hat while the kids have fun with the animators. And suddenly: “Pis-piss, come on, daughter, pee in the stones, no one is looking”… And I immediately moved to Anapa. Mid 80’s, city beach. But even then, all my insides protested against non-compliance with basic standards of behavior on the beach, regardless of whether you are a baby or a lady in the “last attack of youth.”

Is there no beach etiquette? Judging by the fact that from year to year people change clothes, covered with a towel, extinguish cigarette butts in the sand and walk along the promenade in shorts and bras(Oh, Yes, sorry, swimwear), it has not come up?! Nothing of the kind, it exists — I am happy to share with readers Passion.ru these simple rules. Especially since many are just planning their vacation.

On the beach and by the pool
Even if the area of your beach is more like a cat’s rookery, and looking at the crowd of people, you remember the footage from the movie “Be my husband”, it is still necessary to adhere to certain rules of etiquette. They, by the way, very much depend on what type of beach you have a rest. The beaches are family-run or shared, and the beaches were Topless (where the girls can sunbathe without the top accessories, swimsuit), nudist (here supposed to be without clothes) and separate for men and women. Depending on the type of beach depends on your “dress code”.

For your psychological comfort and the benefit of others it is recommended for a couple of weeks before the holiday a little “Browning”, weeding a couple of beds or go to the Solarium and, of course, to do hair removal. Including bikini area, so as not to drive in the paint of others.
Coming to the beach with a full marathon is not fashionable. Maximum — waterproof mascara and sunscreen. Continue reading

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