Monthly Archives: March 2017
Recently, many people (especially those whose work is not tied to any particular place) think about how to move for a while in some secluded area where you can bring your thoughts and nerves in order. According to psychologists, the majority of inhabitants of megacities become relevant to the various practices associated with self-discovery, so they don’t just want to switch from the bustle and problems of the big city, and to rethink his life and to understand in which way they should move on. Passion.ru picked a few destinations that are perfect in order to start a new life, not spending all their savings.
If you want to get lost in secluded places and forget about the benefits of civilization, then go to the Pearl Islands. 30 kilometers West of the mainland of Panama is a beautiful archipelago in the Pacific ocean, where once mined a huge amount of pearls, and before that – the powerful pirates were hiding from the wrath of the authorities. Now this place was chosen not only by locals, but also those few tourists who appreciate unity with the nature and quiet measured life. By the way, it was here that filmed three seasons of the series “Stay alive”, so fans of the project will be able to see (and feel) these impressive places where people had to survive a car accident.
If you feel like a surfer and can not live without the noise of the surf and the waves that cut the sea shore, then you just have to like the village Aurir, located on the Atlantic ocean. It is there, surrounded by banana plantations, you can put in order the body and spirit: to tame the wave, to learn different asanas, to find harmony and peace. In addition, you can get acquainted with the local traditions and be inspired by the life of a fabulous and bright East with its magnificent blooming gardens and enchanting aromas.
It seems that there is no such person who would not have heard about the miraculous atmosphere of Goa. Experienced travelers confirm that this is the place where you can learn the full “Zen” and find your meaning of life. It was in India that the practice of yoga appeared and, as a result, hundreds of yoga retreats, who believe that reunification with nature helps to set up a harmonious relationship with the world and concentrate on their mental balance. Many, having arrived there once, then come back again and again, or move there finally. Continue reading
While the weather is testing the population of our country for strength, some are already enthusiastically exploring areas where you can wait out the transitional season and get rid of the spring depression. One of these options can be Dubai — an Arab miracle in the Sands, a real fairy tale in a modern way and a business card of the Emirates. Surely many of you have heard about this metropolis on the edge of the desert, but not everyone knows that you can come here almost at any time of the year and always together. Why? Share details!
Back to the past
It is difficult to imagine, but a few thousand years ago on the site of a modern and comfortable metropolis located mangroves and swamps. Gradually began to change not only the coastline but also the landscape, there was clean sand. For a very long time there lived peasants, fishing and pearl mining. The first urban settlement appeared in 1799 and immediately became subordinate to the main Emirate of Abu Dhabi, but when the al-Maktoum dynasty came to power in Dubai, the territory gained independence. Later, oil and natural gas deposits were found here, which helped Dubai to become one of the main business centers in the world. Indeed, the metropolis is changing every day, and the knowledge about the city that is relevant to you today, tomorrow will require at least “information update”.
Love is all around
Every year millions of businessmen from all over the world come to Dubai, and it is here that the most “expensive” contracts are concluded, but this city seems to be created for lovers, who will certainly appreciate the Eastern hospitality and understand why many seasoned travelers compare the metropolis with a unique large box in which there are many treasures.
Despite a completely different mentality, as soon as you get to the airport, you begin to believe that here you are really happy and that’s where you will happen to the real miracles. Courteous and helpful staff, no visa for the Russians, rapid passage of passport control, incredibly comfortable ride on the perfect highway (in the UAE there are no others) past the shining skyscrapers and a full sense that the Eastern fairy tale really exists. Continue reading