Archive for October, 2006
The oldest centers of early Russian culture are situated in their respective regional centers, in which unique church grounds, cathedrals, churches, and belltowers of the 12th to the – 19th centuries. These are Vladimir, Suzdal, Alexandrov, Murom, Kostroma, Tver, Rostov, Yaroslavl, Pereslavl-Zalessky, Uglich, founded in the period from the 9th to the 10th centuries. At the dawn of their history, almost all of them were self-sufficient princedoms, and Vladimir was even the capital of the Russian land in the 12th century. With time, all of these lands became part of the Moscow princedom. In the distant past, the Slavs settled the region, with the exception of the Vladimir region where Finno-Ugric tribes lived
Read more: http://www.russiatourism.ru/
October 31st, 2006
Land of the legendary African walking safari, earth’s biggest waterfall, the wild Zambezi River, breath-taking lakes and wetlands, a profusion of birds, abundant wildlife, and raw, pulsating wilderness, …….all in one friendly country.
Acknowledged as one of the safest countries in the world to visit, Zambia’s people live in peace and harmony.
The Wildlife is superb and some of the finest Safaris on offer are available from our fine lodges and safari companies. Blessed with 17 waterfalls including the spectacular Victoria Falls, Zambia offers holidays filled with adventure and scenic beauty
Read more: http://www.zambiatourism.com/
October 30th, 2006
The Northwest Territories is a land of contrasts. It is 1.17 million square kilometres of mountains, forests and tundra threaded by wild, clean rivers feeding thousands of pristine lakes. Over 40,000 people live amid this rugged natural beauty.
Nature is in balance here. You can view rare wildlife species, from white wolves to white whales, and see herds of bison, prowling bears, moose and caribou by the thousands.
This is the land where the world’s best northern lights dance during the dark winter months and where the sun never sets during the summer
Read more: http://www.gov.nt.ca/
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October 27th, 2006