Naples - the birthplace of Italian gastronomy
In the south-western part of Italy is located, perhaps the most diverse region of the country - Campania. Its diversity is manifested both in the natural landscape - mountain ranges…

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Bulgaria: Castle in love with the wind
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…

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How to make your vacation perfect
The tourism industry has taken its rightful place in the global business. For some countries and cities, tourism is the main source of income. On the one hand, this contributed…

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temples of Israel

Religious tourism

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

Why the smartphone does not replace a professional video camera on a trip?
Many travelers refuse to use professional photo and video equipment when traveling in favor of smartphones. Cameras of modern phones are really capable of much (including high-quality shooting). In addition,…

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About New Year's fairy tales for tourists big and small
The New Year is traditionally a family holiday, and for the winter holidays, tourists often expect to be with their children "visiting a fairy tale." For those who are planning…

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Global Warming: Places to visit
A vacation of your dream, such as diving on the Great Barrier Reef, skiing in the Swiss Alps, can forever remain just a dream, if you don't hurry, writes McClatchy…

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Weekend in Russia: the best tourist routes
For those who are looking for where to go for the weekend - alone, together with the family, so that it is inexpensive, interesting, comfortable, and maybe even with unusual…

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