Golden Ring of Russia

The Golden Ring of Russia is a group of historically important cities and towns northeast of Moscow. The name comes from a series of essays on ancient cities published by the journalist Yuri Bychkov in 1967 and titled “Golden Ring”. … Read More

Rio Day Trips: Niterói

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Niterói, one of Brazil’s richest cities is located just 25 minutes from Rio de Janeiro, across the Guanabara Bay. Though it’s within Rio’s urban grid, it is an entirely different city with several beautiful colonial villas, new lavish residential complexes … Read More

Kiev Travel Guide

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Three things distinguish Ukraine’s capital Kiev, from other major European cities: its superb location on the Mighty Dnieper River, its large scale communist heritage from soviet times and the outstanding churches and monasteries with their characteristic golden domes. By far … Read More

People of Myanmar

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The people of Myanmar are charming, friendly, good looking, and very traditional. Both men and women wear Longyi (a piece of clothing similar to a Sarong) and use Thanaka (a cosmetic cream made from ground bark) to protect their faces from … Read More