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September‑October is a very pleasant holiday time.
Prices at the resorts begin a solemn decline on the beaches is rapidly reducing the number of tourists, and the weather is conducive to long trips and excursions. Having carefully studied the map of the world, we have found seven directions for you, where it will be warm and not boring in the velvet season.
Weather: September air +24…+26, water +22, October air +22…+24, water +21
Blue domes of churches, snow-white walls of almost toy houses on the ledges of rocks and colorful volcanic beaches have long turned Santorini into a postcard island. Both nature and people worked on the creation of the island. Nature for him three and a half thousand years ago blew up the volcano Santorini and left on the surface only the edge of the crater. Everything else, along with the crater has sunk to the bottom and from there the Aegean sea is still boiling: on the surface of the water the temperature does not fall below +30 C even in September‑October. The place of the “saucepan” is quite simple to determine: there are almost always tourist boats cruising and diving fans tickle their nerves.
Where to stay: Proteas Hotel in Kamari. Double room in September will cost 4 300 rubles per day.
Weather: in September air +24…+26, water +23, in October air +21…+23, water +21.
Strewn with beaches, palazzos and photogenic fortresses, the Italian region of Liguria begins with Genoa, a city of bankers, seafarers and adventurers. It was here that Christopher Columbus grew up, who discovered a good half of the world. The first Bank appeared there. And for the first time we realized that it was time for Italy to unite. Continue reading
What kind of vacation will interest a man who is interested in sports.
Fishing in the Volga, playing football in Sochi and walking along the coast of lake Baikal: Rambler/Travel has collected five ideas for outdoor activities in Russia, where you can go together.
Football in Sochi
This year’s sports wave football and recreation festival will be held for the first time in Sochi, on the Black sea, at the height of the velvet season — from 5 to 9 October. All football fans should go here: Amateur teams, corporate teams and teams of pop and sports stars will fight for the championship title.
Guests of the festival will enjoy intellectual games, FIFA-2016 tournament, discos, karaoke competition, concert of Russian stars and a rich excursion program. Friends and wives of Amateur athletes will be able to compete for the title of “Miss Sports wave — Sochi”.
You can join the tournament and buy a package tour on the Rambler/Travel website. When booking a tour with the whole team you get a discount.
Fishing in Kalyazin
If you sit with a fishing rod on the shore for your chosen one — this is the perfect way to relax and regain strength, then there is nothing to do — will have to go after. You can enjoy the freshest, only from the hook, fish and try the real Volga fish soup while fishing in Kalyazin.
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The city is called Russian Atlantis: it is famous not only for panoramic views of the flooded bell tower of St. Nicholas Cathedral, but also for the most delicious fish on the Volga. According to one version, the name Kalyazin comes from the ancient Finno-Ugric word “Cola”, which means “fish”. Continue reading
After the cult series was released, many immediately rushed to buy tickets for the next flights to Turkey to follow in the footsteps of Hürrem and see with their own eyes the places where the action of the picture unfolded and serious passions were boiling. Together with experts of the international tourist meta-search momondo.ru we decided to introduce you to the main attractions associated with the series, and immerse you in the era of the “Magnificent century”.
Turkish TV series “Magnificent century” conquered the audience with its exciting story, a story of passionate love of Sultan Suleiman the Magnificent and his concubine Roxolana and stunning Oriental flavor. Although the series takes place in the 16th century, fans of the epic can easily plunge into its atmosphere — just take a plane ticket to Istanbul. For example, according to the tourist meta-search momondo.ru, direct flight to the largest city in Turkey from Moscow and back in may costs from 9,5 thousand rubles, and a double room in a 4 star hotel — from 999 rubles per night. Where to go in Istanbul in the footsteps of the heroes of the series?
The series takes place in the main Palace of Istanbul — Topkapi. Today it is a Museum, which after the release of melodrama became even more popular among tourists: inside and at the entrance sold many Souvenirs with its symbols: jewelry “a La Roksolana”, bags, notebooks, dishes depicting the characters and historical books about the reign of Suleiman the Magnificent. The shooting itself, however, took place not here — for them were built special pavilions that mimic the Palace. However, fans of the series will see in the Museum familiar interiors, including the Sultan’s chambers and the famous harem, where intrigues and passions were boiling. Rooms and corridors of the Palace abound with Oriental luxury and diversity, and from the inner Park offers stunning views of the Bosphorus. Continue reading