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Malta – the attractions of the resort

Sights of the Maltese archipelago

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Malta is famous among tourists primarily for having the highest density concentration of cultural and historic monuments per area unit.

All of Malta’s attractions can be divided into several groups: cities, museums, monuments, caves, grottos, catacombs, temples, megalithic, ancient burial sites and fortifications.

The attractions of the resort

Architectural and cultural values

The island can rightly be called a city state because the boundaries between the settlements on the island are purely nominal. The largest town of the island is Birkirkara and the state capital – the city of Valletta, which is on a par with Minoi holds the title of Museum city. Continue reading

In the sea of Galilee found a mysterious construction

A giant stone structure discovered at the bottom of the sea of Galilee in Israel (the sea of Galilee and lake Kinneret).

The mysterious object is of conical form, is a pile of unhewn basalt cobbles and boulders and weighs approximately 60 tons. Its height reaches almost 10 metres, a diameter of about 70 meters. For comparison: the outer circle of Stonehenge is halved; the highest of its stones below 10 meters.

Apparently, this is a huge tour, that is just a pile of stones. Such structures (much smaller scale, of course) are all over the world and sometimes mark the graves.

For the first time this structure was observed in the summer of 2003 during echolocating shooting South-Western part of the lake. Then it started divers. Upon closer inspection, it turned out that the boulders sometimes reaching a meter in length and that they piled up in complete disarray. The surface of the stones bears no tool marks or threads. In addition, there are no traces of walls or other markers delineating the boundaries of buildings. Continue reading

The Great Wall Is An Ancient Slavic

Well, what else can be found in the already totally and perekoshennyy places? Especially in places where you live. It turns out you can and how can.

There is near the town of Samara in the suburbs of a suburban area in the nation called “Vodino”. The distance from town didn’t really get much 20-30 km, and with our current technical equipment in General is not the distance. Townspeople have long noted the area, chose it and started to live happily ever after. I myself have visited in past years, some friends on kebabs, fruit and vegetables.

And neither I nor my family and friends this holiday array with something Grand, and even more cyclopean were not matched.

How the at leisure, I’m looking through maps of the Samara region in Google and found that in the beginning to once could not understand, and to realize all the more. Continue reading

The most ancient churches of Rome
The Temple Of The Dioscuri The temple dedicated to the Dioscuri (sons of Jupiter), Castor and Pollux was built in the late V century BC in honor of the most…

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Gothic stained glass
Stained glass is a major form of artistic glass in the Gothic era; this is partly explained by the fact that, unlike Romanesque architecture, Gothic Church buildings increases the area…

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Gothic architecture
Romanesque art that originated at the first Christian relations of the West with Asia, marks the first steps of architecture, working their way up in the light, ischadium from the…

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