To France under the sound of modern wheels
As the press recently found out, in the very near future, Russian trains plying the route from Moscow to the capitals and cities of Europe and back will be significantly…

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Finger of the Archangel Michael
At the time of the ancient Romans, Mont Saint-Michel was not yet an island. The gloomy uninhabited rock washed by the waves of the Atlantic was then called the Grave…

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Faces and Symbols of Saint-Genevieve-des-Bois
Much has been written about the "Russian churchyard" in Sainte-Genevieve-des-Bois. Photos of many graves can be seen on the net, since the cemetery has become a place of pilgrimage for…

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Tin, White Valley

Selection of a resort: after visiting French Chamonix in February 2004, it was intended in 2005 to restrict myself to something like Dombai or Krasnaya Polyana. But having visited Elbrus in the summer, by climbing the northern slope of the eastern summit under the direction of Yu. Roshchina from Kislovodsk, I decided to see at the same time how the material basis of the cableways in Terskol was.The rise to Barrels instantly made me refuse to tempt fate and unobtrusive Russian service. And as the winter season approached, the desire to go back to the Alps increased exponentially. Knowing how much skiing rest is tied to the presence of snow, they were looking for a resort quite high, with a glacier. Continue reading

French mountain resorts are fighting for those who do not ski in the mountains
According to the latest research of major European marketing agencies, 25% of those who come to the mountains do not engage in active leisure in the usual way: they do…

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Saint-Tropez: a resort renowned for the movies
What do we know about Saint-Tropez? Of course, that this is an expensive, beautiful and fashionable resort on the Mediterranean coast, located on the French Riviera. What else? Perhaps someone…

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Exhibition of rare stones in Monaco
The World Institute of Minerals holds an exhibition of stones at the Grimaldi Forum of the Principality of Monaco. It was organized by a collector, for whom stones became the…

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Time travel
Beautiful living is an art that is not accessible to everyone. And it's not just about the money. You can do business beautifully, be able to understand the wine and…

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