1. Sightseeing tour
Pattaya Sightseeing tour
This tour is included in almost all packages. You should not neglect it, as well as meeting with a hotel guide, because whoever it is, you still visit a wonderful place – Buddha Hill, which offers a magnificent, simply unforgettable view of the city. The tour is free and takes half a day.
Many operators also include visits to certain tourist sites. This may be a serpentine farm, an aquarium, an elephant village or something else that you definitely want to look at later, but if you don’t do it on a “review” you have to spend some money.
In addition, you will definitely be brought to one or several trading places. This is usually a jewelry factory (one of two), in addition, a sightseeing tour may include visits to a latex factory, pharmacy and / or leather goods store. It is not long, but it can also be very interesting and fascinating. Continue reading
There is such a magazine about billionaires – Forbes. This year, this magazine has chosen several magical places in the world where you can ask for financial well-being, health and even love.
Altar Erawan. Bangkok. One of the most respected places on this list is the Erawan Altar, this is in the capital of Thailand – Bangkok. Here you can make a wish, and it doesn’t matter whether it is material or spiritual, with almost one hundred percent guarantee of its fulfillment.
It is easy to find – the altar is located at one of the most busy intersections of Bangkok, at the junction of Ratchadamri and Pkhloen Chit streets, two hundred meters from the Chit Lom station of the Skytrain in Bangkok, opposite one of the largest shopping centers in the city – Central World Plaza . Continue reading
Touch the holy places
The first – and most common – is visiting iconic places for a given religion. Believers go or go to places where legendary, significant events took place or occur: many pilgrims from time immemorial come to Mecca, Jerusalem, Golgotha, Orthodox churches, the Vatican, major Buddhist temples.
Even in the Middle Ages, people believed that in such “centers of faith” their prayers have a special efficacy. Associated with the name of a prophet, a saint, or a divine sign, these places have always accumulated many pilgrims. For example, today the main center of pilgrimage in France is Lourdes. In the middle of the XIX century, this city in the heart of the Pyrenees was overshadowed by the appearance of the Virgin Mary Bernadette Soubira in the Massabiel grotto. Continue reading
Modern architecture, especially “in the hands of” very enthusiastic people, is amazing. We have already written about the majestic temples built by our contemporaries in Thailand, which are not just not inferior to the best examples of ancient architecture, and often surpass them by many orders, for example, the “White Temple” or the symbol of unity Temple of Truth in Pattaya.
Castle in love with the wind
Our today’s story is about a modern architectural marvel born in Bulgaria, which bears the proud name “Castle in love with the wind”.
Himself an architect
Typically, such structures are built by famous architects who wish to thus leave the memory of themselves for centuries. Continue reading
The private beach of Aura Beach, located outside the city, is not even close to what you imagine when you think of the beaches of the Dominican Republic. Sun loungers do not stand here in rows, and there is no better fight for a better place. Each place is as comfortable as it is nearby. Unlike the island resorts of this region, here, literally a stone’s throw from Santo Domingo, there really is a place where you can just sunbathe for hours on end.
Before dawn, you can have dinner with pasta with seafood, which will be served directly to your personal deckchair, standing at the very edge of the ocean. Where, if not here, you can taste the subtle bliss of decadence.
What you may not know is that Santo Domingo is in fact a city with a rich historical and cultural heritage. It was here that passed the path, trodden at the same time by pioneers, conquerors and pirates. Here, every cobblestone pavement breathes history, and at home in the colonial style they tell stories about winners and losers. In the end, it was here that the foot of the conqueror set foot on the land of two Americas for the first time. Continue reading