Category Archives: Recommendations

Great Offbeat Places to Go in 2012: Railay Beach, Thailand

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Devastated by the tsunami in 2004, Thailand’s southwestern coast is still rebuilding its infrastructure and suffering from post-tsunami drops in tourism, giving the area an untouched and abandoned feel, which only adds to its beauty.

Phuket is the most frequented island on the coast, but for a less seedy experience, head to Railay Beach, accessible only by boat.

Great Offbeat Places to Go in 2012: Nagorno Karabakh

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If you’re looking for an adventure, this landlocked autonomous region Artsakh Republic (Nagorno Karabakh) between Armenia and Azerbaijan is the place to go. It’s the kind of place that’s so contested that not only does it not have an embassy, but its “Office of Permanent Representation” in Armenia doesn’t even ask if you want your visa pasted into your passport. They know you don’t, so they just attach it with a paper clip.

TOP 10 places to stay this summer

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There are a lot of places, where everybody could stay this summer – Maldives, Paris, Havaian islands… but these are simple and popular places, where people are more than we would like.

National Geographic choosed 10 places which are the best for summer holidays in 2011.

Visit Montenegro (Chernogoria)

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Montenegro is not only an excellent choice for your holidays, Montenegro has many other remarkable characteristics: history, culture, tradition, good weather conditions, clean air, beautiful nature, blue Adriatic Sea … Everyone should visit Montenegro sometime. This little country is part of the Balkans and part of the Mediterranean, near Serbia, Bosnia, Croatia, Italy and Albania. Despite its small size there are so many contrasts and so much natural beauty. Don’t forget to take your camera because in Montenegro every view is like a photo from you dreams. You don’t even need to stage your photos; just click and you can put the most beautiful photos from your holidays in your album.

Best of Australia – where to go

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One of the nation’s most spectacular drives, the Great Ocean Road in built into steep seaside cliffs in Victoria. Spectacular sights along the way include the famous Twelve Apostles and various shipwrecks.

It is also home to the most popular surf coast of Victoria, with its beaches often deserted.

Karahunj (Carahunge) or Zorats Karer – One of the oldest observatories in the world

Karahunj (Carahunge) or Zorats Karer - One of the olest observatories in the world

Carahunge or Karahundj, Zorakarer (Zorats Karer) is 3, 500 years older than England’s Stonehenge and 3, 000 years older than the Egyptian pyramids.

The total area of the observatory in Armenia is 7 hectares. According to the scientist’s findings, a temple consisting of 40 stones built in honor of the Armenians’ main God, Ari, meaning the Sun, is situated in the central part of Carahunge (Karahunj or Zorats Karer). Besides the temple, it had a large and developed observatory, and also a university that makes up the temple’s wings.