rafting on mountain
The tourism industry of Sri Lanka is well developed. The island is famous for tea plantations of Ceylon, the mountain slopes of Nuwara Eliya, religious and historical monuments of Kandy. The coastline of the island is 1340 km long, on the coast there is everything for a good rest and a large selection of entertainment. The number of tourists in Sri Lanka is increasing annually, only in 2017 the country was visited by 10 thousand Ukrainians.
Climate Sri Lanka
The island lies in the zone of the equatorial climate zone, characterized by high humidity and warm sunny weather. The average annual temperature in coastal resorts is + 28 ° С – + 30 ° С, in the mountains – + 20 ° С – + 25 ° С. The water temperature near the coast is maintained up to + 30 ° C.
Monsoons, which bring storms and thunderstorms to the island, mainly affect the seasonality of rest. The best time to relax in the resorts of Nilaweli, Pasikuda, Uppuveli, Kalkuda (northeast coast) is May-November, on Negombo, Bentota, Wadduwa (southwest coast) – the period from December to April. Continue reading
For many decades, underground transport has been considered a convenient and reliable mode of transport. The London Underground, also known as the Pipe, celebrated its 150th anniversary a couple of years ago. Tested by time, it is considered not only the oldest underground communication system, but also the most extensive in the world.
The Copenhagen metro has a monorail system that receives passengers 24 hours a day.
São Paulo Metro, which is only 74 km long, allows 3.3 million passengers a day.
And in the Montreal metro, the traveler will meet cleanliness and order.
But where is the most convenient underground transport in the world?
1. Hong Kong Continue reading
Nowadays, it seems that the modern world is more than ever open to study. Space exploration, functional gadgets and 3D technology – we have proven that we can do everything. It is difficult to imagine how our ancestors lived on Earth before technological progress.
Although mankind has stepped far forward, many secrets of the ancient world are still beyond our reach. The majestic Stonehenge, the ancient Mayan settlement, the pompous Peter, the grand Terracotta army, the silent “inhabitants” of Easter Island – who and how created these legends, scientists find out to this day. We will tell you about the most impressive places, the appearance of which is attributed to an extraterrestrial character.
Stonehenge Monolith Observatory (UK)
Around the megalithic structure there are many speculations in the circles of researchers. At different times, the creation of the observatory was attributed either to the wizard Merlin, or to the ancient Romans, and some modern scholars believe that Stonehenge is the shrine of the Druids. According to the latest data, Stonehenge is a little younger than the pyramids in Egypt by age. Presumably it was built four thousand years ago. Continue reading