People come here not only to soak up the coast (the state stretches along the Persian Gulf), but also to see first-hand its main sights: Burj Khalifa, Sheikh Zayed Mosque, and also to visit numerous water parks and amusement parks.
The places are superb, but when going on a tour, you need to weigh the pros and cons.
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The UAE is a country where Islam is practiced, which is the basis of legislation.Hence, strict laws and traditions, which are imposed on tourists. Their non-observance is regarded as disrespect. For this they can be fined or sent to prison. Continue reading
Now it’s time for a winter vacation, a very convenient time to travel to the center of the continent, to the legendary Uluru. The huge red cliff, an important landmark of the region, will be closed to the public from October 27, 2019 by decision of the Australian National Parks Authority. And it became a weighty argument for many people to postpone business and climb to the top of Uluru for the first and last time in their lives.
Stewart Highway, the main thoroughfare between South Australia and the Northern Territories, is filled with cars for dozens of miles. Continue reading
Former British Crown subject Hong Kong became the original Manhattan of Asia.
Hong Kong is an amazing city, and although in 1997 the reassignment of China became history, people still fear serious changes.They believe that China will greatly influence the politics, economy and domestic lifestyle of Hong Kong, because for a long time it has been and remains the center of big business – the “navel” of the earth in the capitalist world.
If you want to learn more about the history of Hong Kong, visit the Historical Museum. When the British first noticed Victoria Peak in 1657, Hong Kong was a deserted place. Then it all started with the trade: the British exported tea, silk and porcelain in exchange for silver and opium. One hundred years later, the Great Chinese Empire was on the brink of disaster because of its attachment to opium. Two opium wars died down, of which the British fleet emerged victorious. In 1841, Hong Kong Island becomes English. Continue reading