We began to choose where to go. I re-read the entire Wikipedia, compared it with the reviews and chose Kerala. This is the most peaceful state in South India, there is practically no crime there and tourists are not fooled much, and most importantly – there is amazing nature there. Direct flights, though not provided, but generally fly for a long time, but this is not the main thing.
When choosing a hotel, I, of course, was taken aback, there are so many of them that my eyes are already scattered. I really wanted a separate bungalow or just a house, like in the movies. And we found one – ISIS Ayurveda Retreat. Four stars, a private terrace, a cool pool, but most importantly, the hotel is Continue reading
Fort Galle, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is one of Sri Lanka’s main attractions. The construction has an ancient and interesting history.
It is not possible to find out the exact date of construction of the fortification walls and towers. It is believed that the first fortress was built by the Arabs 2000 years ago, then in 1588 the Portuguese rebuilt it, who arrived on the island in search of new trade opportunities, in the 17th century the Dutch forced them to declare Sri Lanka their colony. In the 19th century, the appearance of the fort was changed by the British.
Video walk along the walls of the fort:
Today, Galle Fort is a district of the same named port city. Surrounded by walls are cafes, shops, museums, a hotel, banks and even a market. The narrow streets and houses of the colonial period invite you to plunge into the atmosphere of bygone years. Continue reading
The island of Rhodes is one of the best Greek resorts offering to combine a chic vacation against the backdrop of natural beauties with a tour of ancient attractions that have witnessed significant events in ancient history.
The capital of the same name was founded in 408 BC. e. Now about 70 thousand people live in it, but if we add the tourists who come here during the year, the number of people increases by 2-3 times depending on the season.
The city is divided into 3 parts:
Residential. This is something like a sleeping area, but with Greek flavor. The local population lives there. Continue reading