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Guide-book along the Gavdos Island

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Gavdos island — is a small dot on the map of Greece, the most southern Greek island, and genuine Mediterranean paradise for lovers of calm life and solitude. This tiny plot of land separated by 40 km strait from the huge Crete is covered by sun burnt rocky hills, stunning sandy beaches, little Mediterranean shrubby groves and has absolutely no high-rise buildings, heavy traffic and noisy cities. All in all, it’s perfect for anchorites… The history The history of Gavdos covers many centuries. The island had constantly been populated since Neolithic age. Almost all ancient Greek and Roman poets and writers ...

What you can visit in Barcelona in one day

Date:      Author:     Category: Western Europe
Barcelona is one of the most important transportation nodes of Spain, so many travelers find themselves in this city passing by. That’s what happened to me, I had only one day between my flights. And though the city undoubtedly deserves that you could dedicate it not one week, I had to choose, what I can see in capital of Catalonia, so that to get an impression about the city during short time. Perhaps, my experience will be useful for other travelers, turned to be in Barcelona for the first time. Comfortable shoes Money Scheme of the subway or GPS with map of Barcelona, if ...

Dubai metro: description, photos, how to use it. Tips of a tourist.

Date:      Author:     Category: West Asia Countries
Dubai metro – is very convenient, comfortable and fast way of moving around the city. This type of transport is quite worthy to take a ride just for excursion. Dubai subway is fully automated, trains run precisely according to the schedule without engine drivers at intervals of about 10 minutes. Dubai metro has both above ground and underground parts with the first occupying the leading position by its length. At the moment two subway lines are used – Red and Green. The fare depends on the distance of your trip and on the class of the car. Thus the cost of travel in a business class is exactly 2 times higher than in an ...

What a beginner should know when travelling to Tenerife

Date:      Author:     Category: Eastern Europe
I was able to enjoy my stay at Tenerife, but it was the first and only visit that I have ever made. Before flying to the island, I read reviews of skilled people, but nevertheless many things were to be discovered by me personally. There is no sense to write about the Canary Islands, this information is easy to find in the Internet. Also I will omit the delights concerning the ocean, the beautiful country houses, reigning round goodwill and the atmosphere of an eternal holiday for what, actually, I was prepared. I will relate only that was beyond my banal ideas of rest on this island of eternal spring. I hope ...