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In the Middle Kingdom there are places that will not leave anyone indifferent. Most of them are definitely on the visiting lists of professional travelers. And even if it is…

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Zhiguli State Biosphere Reserve
In the Samara region, on the Samara Luka (in the bend of the Volga river), between the Kuibyshev and Saratov reservoirs, the state natural Zhiguli reserve is located. The Zhiguli…

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Nature Reserve Mokolodi
The Mokolodi Nature Reserve is not large, but it is in a very convenient place for tourists - just 10 km from the capital of Botswana, the city of Gaborone.…

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Interesting sights of the USA

The growth in the number of Russian tourists in the United States has reached 20% in six months and continues to grow. Lightweight visa regime, an increased number of flights and many amazing attractions attract tourists, we have selected the best.

According to the information group Turprom, the growth in the number of Russian tourists in the United States in six months reached 20% and continues to grow. Lightweight visa regime, an increased number of flights and many amazing attractions attract tourists, we have selected the best.

The USA is not only New York, skyscrapers, the Statue of Liberty, Broadway and the Hollywood Walk of Fame, but also a host of other sights and natural phenomena that make admire and wonder. Impressive national parks and nature reserves, waterfalls, rivers, lakes and surreal mountain landscapes are spread over the vast territory of the country. Every year, millions of tourists go to America with their own eyes to see unique natural phenomena or engineering achievements.

Mount Rushmore

The sculptural group, carved into Mount Rushmore, is the hallmark and national treasure of America. The monument is a bas-relief of four presidents of America – George Washington, Abraham Lincoln, Theodore Roosevelt and Thomas Jefferson. They began to build this monument in 1927 with donations from the American businessman Charles Rushmore and finished only in 1941. The presidents were immortalized in stone, as they contributed to the establishment of democracy, independence and the abolition of slavery in the country.

Grand Canyon National Park

Grand Canyon is considered the most popular natural attraction in the United States. Every year about 4 million people come to see this magnificent wonder of nature. Cosmic landscapes, unusual colors of rocks, flowing along the bottom of the canyon of the Colorado River are breathtaking. The best place to explore the Canyon is the horseshoe-shaped glass bridge, the Skywalk, which was built in 2007. The bridge has a transparent floor of glass with a thickness of 10 centimeters, located at an altitude of 1 km from the bottom of the abyss and is a real miracle of engineering technology.

Niagara Falls

The system of waterfalls on the Niagara River is made up of several waterfalls, the most famous and powerful of which is the Horseshoe. Its height is 53 meters, and its width is 792. Since Niagara Falls attracts millions of tourists every year, a mass of observation platforms, a cable car and the Rainbow Bridge have been built for a better view. Almost under the jets of water pleasure craft ply, which allow you to feel the full power of this natural phenomenon. You can also look at the waterfall from above, rising into the air by helicopter or balloon. In the evening and at night, streams of water illuminate multicolored spotlights, creating a sense of the magic of what is happening.

Jiuzhaigou Valley
Jiuzhaigou Valley is an unusually beautiful place on the eastern edge of the Tibetan Plateau. Nature has done authentic miracles from water and limestone, algae and bacteria, has decorated its…

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Talovskie Bowls
Talovskiye bowls are mineral springs rounded in shape, formed more than 10 thousand years ago in the territory of the Tomsk Region. The water in them is surrounded by travertine…

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Pantanal
The Pantanal is a vast wetland in South America, located in the Brazilian states of Mato Grosso and Mato Grosso do Sul, as well as neighboring countries - Paraguay and…

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Altai State Natural Biosphere Reserve
The Altai Reserve was founded in 1932, modern borders are designated in 1968. It is located in the Chulyshman river basin and is included in the ten largest reserves of…

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