Crimean War

Posted by marmara on September 7, 2017

During the Crimean Khanate Russian Tsars Fyodor Ivanovich and Boris Godunov patronized the Assumption monastery. The captives who were held in the fortress of Calais, to attend worship services and meet at the church with the Russian envoys. The monastery is revered by Christians and Muslims. For more information see this site: BSA. Giray dynasty founder in a military campaign, asking for help from the Blessed Virgin Mary. That did not stop Khan levy a heavy tribute monastery, his financial situation became dire.

Life among the Muslim rule was difficult for Christians, living in the valley, they afflict hard labor and tribute. From a high of Greek culture and civilization, there is nothing left. In the years preceding the accession of the Crimea to Russia, life in the monastery fades. In 1783, the Assumption monastery turned into a cemetery church. Before the grave monastery of the Russian generals and Vrevskaya Weimarn killed and the battle of Black River, the cemetery of Russian soldiers who perished during the Crimean War.

During the first defense Sevastopol in the monastery housed a hospital officer. In 1818, a cave temple visited by the Emperor Alexander I. When viewed from the monastery he asked, "Where place of the appearance of the holy icon?" And when he pointed to the wall with a picture on it face of the Virgin Mary, he climbed the stairs, kissed the icon and personally stuck before her in a stone wall, a lighted candle. In 1850, the Monastery of the Assumption has been partially restored, renewed the monastic community with Uspensky cave monastery institution.

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Better Mountains

Posted by marmara on March 29, 2017

Ski resorts of Russia every year becomes more and more popular among tourists. The quality of the snow slopes are not inferior to most well-known foreign resorts. Here you will find clean air, excellent climate, and also many mountain slopes, allowing experience unforgettable thrill. A recreational activities (sports, vibrant show, the organization of the winter holidays), held in the complexes will delight not only adults but also children. The most famous ski resorts of Russia – Dombai and Elbrus. These highlands attract outdoor enthusiasts not only infrastructure and actual prices, but also spectacular hiking and horse trekking, rafting white water rafting in mountain rivers, sleigh rides, hikes to waterfalls.

The highest peak in Europe – Elbrus (5,642 m) is located in the Elbrus region. On some parts of its slopes you can ski all year round. Professional skiers choose the extreme slopes of Mount Cheget, the height of 3700 meters, but there's room for newcomers. You will have a large network ski lifts, slopes with a total length of 35 kilometers, 12 kilometers of cable cars, nice hotels and ski schools. It is recommended to visit the local landmark – the mineral spring 'Achi-Su', to go hunting or fishing, to go down over the snow, ride a snowboard, paraglide.

Comfortable accommodation offer such hotels as the "Ozone", "Cheget", "Balkar", "Top". Very popular mountain Dombey. For Guest operating tourist hotels and ski resorts: Hotel "Snowflake", "Aryuchat", "Dombai", "Crocus" and others. The area has a very mild climate that allows for skiing and sunbathe at the same time.

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Indian Ocean

Posted by marmara on September 18, 2011

Virtually any time of year you can meet stars of stage, film and, of course, the consummate "stars" of the policy. The climate of the island is able to receive guests all year round. However, the official season – this is November-April. In fact, the rest Mauritius – is a classic beach holiday. But is it worth to pay tribute to the local beaches with fine white sand and turquoise water inviting Indian Ocean. It is noteworthy that all the beaches are municipal. And every resident Islands can safely sunbathe at the hotel next to the guest, which gives at least 500 euros per night. As the saying goes, find the ten differences on domestic resorts.

For many, the important point is the absence of various dangerous or just filthy living creatures, which is very unusual for this region. For a trip to Mauritius is not required prior vaccination. A coral reef encircling the island can not get close to the coast and the sharks strong waves from the open ocean. However, the main question that many ask themselves, having been on this island: whether to holiday in Mauritius such big money? After all, the market of tourist business is now a fairly proposals, where you can get about the same range of emotions and impressions, which at the far island, but at a lower price. Should we tolerate such a long and tiring flight? Or simply go to Dubai or Thailand? If you are going for an unprecedented exotic, then hasten to disappoint you – this can not be found in Mauritius.

Excursions to the island are limited to visiting the local natural beauty. Something unique or historically important, why sank to breath, you will not find here. Undoubtedly, in Mauritius is very beautiful and damn nice vacation. But not exclusively! Rather, it is also suitable for those who are trying to get a complete relax in a quiet and peaceful place away from home. To breathe nice and incredibly fresh ocean air, sitting on the balcony in the evening for a glass of local rum Green island. Rest so as not to annoy the crowd of tourists around. And so on arrival home did not have "Rest" from the rest, that so often happens with our tourists.

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