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Ecotourism

About ecotourism each of us at least once, but I’ve heard. He is spoken of and on TV and on the radio, well, about the Internet you can not mention. However, you should think about whether to always “ecotourism” is understood in the context in which it is laid?

Ecotourism at the Falls

Ecotourism at the Falls

Ecotourism – rather narrow concept. It can be called a form of travel that is related to nature and culture specific territory. It is this kind of tourism is the most environmentally friendly, friendly to nature and the environment, as ecotourism covers an area with a unique landscape and nature. Also, this type of tourism is a great benefit for the preservation of the cultural environment of the region. more »

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How to rent a house in Thailand? Part 2.

Thus, from the last part of the article, you learned about all the pitfalls of the rental process in Thailand. It’s time to find out, how is it to rent a house in the country. And it can be done in three ways: through a local newspaper, through a local real estate agency or through independent research. Consider each of these methods in more detail.

Search rental housing through the local newspaper
As the name implies, the essence of this method is to purchase a local newspaper there and finding the best one for life. For example, in Phuket – a newspaper «PhuketGazette» (she, by the way, there is even an electronic version, though ads in the paper and electronic versions are different).

Newspaper «PhuketGazette»

Newspaper «PhuketGazette»

    Pros:

  • can be found pretty cheap housing options which agency you in your life does not offer
    Cons:

  • possible translation difficulties and finding most of these ads
  • many ads are no pictures, so go to the countryside still have something on, so that this method can be well combined with independent local search

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Natural pools of Pamukkale

One of the most famous resorts in Turkey – Pamukkale: there for tourists not only provided all the necessary facilities for a comfortable stay, but also for the effective treatment of various diseases.

Pamukkale resort, Turkey

Pamukkale resort, Turkey

Pamukkale – this place is extremely beautiful, wonderful and worthy, which has an ancient history. Even in the most ancient times, people knew about the healing properties of mineral springs, which in these places myriad. There is a legend that the ancient tribes of the people during the reign of Cleopatra gladly visited these hot springs, which already possessed miraculous powers. There was also erected Gerapolis city, the ruins of which have survived to this day. more »

Upside down house in Szymbark

And that just will not go to the people that they do not come up with to lure in their seats more tourists. Very good, if your area has some unusual attractions, historical sites, or just incredibly beautiful natural landscapes. Well, if your area most ordinary? There is a way – is to create something unusual with their hands. It did so in Szymbark, which is located in Poland, in a small town built “Upside down house”.

Upside down house in Szymbark, Poland

Upside down house in Szymbark, Poland

This house is a conventional wooden structure, only inverted 180 degrees, and instead of the floor in his roof. The basis for this house to take a big stone on which this roof and rests. more »

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Sightseeing tram in Vienna

We are confident with any city in the world can be found on their own, just need to want it. And in Vienna for this all conditions. That there is only a visiting card of the city – sightseeing tram. About him now will be discussed.

Normal and sightseeing trams

Normal and sightseeing trams

Sightseeing tram in Vienna, on it you will see the words «RingTram» 25 minutes will show you all the main attractions of this great city: and the Vienna State Opera and City Hall, and City Theatre, and the Houses of Parliament, and the Prater amusement park, and the Hofburg Imperial Palace, and the Stock Exchange, and the embankment of the Danube. At the same time on any of these stops can get, and then continue your hike. more »

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