This Turkish city lives for breakfast

Did you know that there is a city of Van in eastern Turkey where a street is named after the breakfast people? In this place, on Breakfast Makers Street, the cult of morning meals flourishes. What can I try? The traditional Turkish breakfast is very …

What the people of Denmark think about the Russians: 5 misconceptions

Diplomatic relations between Russia and Denmark began more than 500 years ago, when the first Russian-Danish treaty “On Love and Brotherhood” was signed in Copenhagen. But until the end of the 20th century, our country remained a white spot on the map for the Danes, …

I decided to take a swing at the Maldives: a review of a tourist with a backpack

“Hey! My name is Olga and I have a life-long diagnosis of “an awl in the ass”. I am 26 years old, single, have no children, no pets, no apartment or mortgage. I do not stand a career, I work most often remotely or take …

Given: the beach and girls in bathing suits. Task: to distinguish Russian from European

Some 10 years ago it was simple: heels, makeup and a general dress look to show off in all its glory. But gradually, our girls played enough of beach queens, collecting admiring (option: bewildered) looks, and it became easier to treat their own appearance. As …

Antiquity, futurism and adventure: points of attraction of Azerbaijan

Antiquity, futurism and adventure: points of attraction of Azerbaijan Alisa Kurbanova Whatever you want from travel: educational excursions, shopping, adventure, luxury holidays – you will find it here. Azerbaijan is at the crossroads of Eastern and Western cultures. Whatever you want from travel – educational excursions, …

Tarot, Tibetan bowls and a marathon of desires: what esotericism do Russians now believe in

Esotericism has firmly established itself in our lives and does not intend to give up positions yet: according to the Levada Center, from a third to a half of Russians believe in fortune telling, horoscopes and amulets. VTsIOM also cites similar figures – 59% of …

A good holiday in the Egyptian “four” is not a myth: a review of New Year's Charm

The reader of “Subtleties” Marina Akbasheva, like all of us, wanted to have a good rest and budget. It seems that she succeeded: “We were going on vacation for a long time, but everyone either didn’t have time or money. Difficult year, terrible and very …