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Interesting footage from Thailand

October 13, 2018

I present to your attention another selection of interesting photos of events and everyday life of people from different countries, this time we will go to Thailand. Until 1939 and in 1945-1948. Siam is a state of Southeast Asia, located in the southwestern part of the Indochina peninsula and in the northern part of the Malay peninsula. It borders Cambodia and Laos in the east, ...

Abandoned paradise in the center of Paris

October 11, 2018

Photos and text samnamos Another informal landmark in Paris is the mysterious abandoned railway line of the late 18th century (the exact year of construction was 1852 - 1869). Single-track, most of which is in a deep ravine separating the central part of Paris from the sleeping areas. The railway crosses over a dozen tunnels of various lengths (from 20 ...

Cave cities of Crimea

October 11, 2018

Photos and text Sam Namos On the inner ridge of the Crimean Mountains in the south-western part of the Crimean peninsula there are 14 cave cities. The Crimean mountains in this place are characterized by steep southern slopes and gentle northern ones. The mountains in this part of the peninsula have a flat plateau. Steep cliffs make the approaches to the plateau impregnable.In ancient times, people used such ...

Dudinka - a city built on permafrost

October 10, 2018

Photos and text of Marina Lysstseva Dudinka is located above the Arctic Circle in the forest-tundra zone. This is a modern city with a developed infrastructure, all of the objects of which - schools, hospitals, kindergartens, residential buildings - are erected on the permafrost. 2. The municipality "Dudinka City" consists of a city and five villages: Volochanka (400 km), Levinsky Peski (12 ...

City and port of Höbn

October 9, 2018

It is located on the edge of Iceland’s largest glacier, Vatnajökull. The population of the city is 1,641 people. The main occupation of the locals is fishing and fish processing.

Interesting footage from Palestine

October 7, 2018

I present to your attention another selection of interesting photos of everyday life of people from different countries, this time we will go to Palestine. This is a historic region in the Middle East, covering roughly the territory of the modern Gaza Strip, Israel, the Golan Heights, the West Bank, Jordan, parts of both Lebanon and Syria, from Sidon on the Mediterranean coast ...

September footage from the Middle East

October 5, 2018

I present to your attention another selection of interesting photos of everyday life of people and events in different countries, this time we will go to the countries of the Middle East. This is the historical name of a region located in West Asia and North Africa. The name of this eastern region closest to them was given by Europeans. The main population: Arabs, Armenians, Assyrians, Georgians, ...

September photos from China

October 4, 2018

I present to your attention another selection of interesting photos of life and events in different countries, today we will again go to China. The People’s Republic of China (PRC) is a socialist (communist) state in East Asia. The largest state of the world in terms of population (over 1.36 billion, the majority of the population are ethnic Chinese, the self-name is Han); ranked third in ...

Volgograd from a height: a city reborn after the war

October 3, 2018

Photo and text Gelio (Glory Stepanov) Volgograd is known in Russia and beyond its borders not only as a place of fierce battles of World War II, but also as one of the 11 organizing cities of the 2018 World Cup.And with the main symbol of Volgograd - the sculpture "Motherland is calling!" - even those who were familiar are ...

Interesting photos from Cuba

October 3, 2018

I present to your attention another selection of interesting photographs of the daily life of people from different countries, this time we will go to Liberty Island - Cuba. This is an island nation in the northern part of the Caribbean. The country occupies the territory of the island of Cuba as part of the Greater Antilles, Juventus Islands and many smaller islands. From North America, Cuba ...

Morocco: Chefchaouen Cloud Town

October 3, 2018

Photos and text by Daniil Korzhonov Bright green grass is scattered in the window of a porthole with a scattering of emeralds: our plane landed in Morocco. Now is the time to go to the African kingdom, saying goodbye to the fierce snowfall of the Moscow airport. While the little orange symbols of the Russian New Year are just beginning to appear on the shelves of our stores, we are going to their homeland. Set off, ...

Where did the ancestors of the Americans come from - the predominant nation in squares 100 per 100 miles.

October 2, 2018

German was very common in the States.Today, almost 50 million people consider themselves the descendants of German immigrants. This is more than Americans of English descent. There is even a city legend, according to which German almost became the state language of the United States - only one was not enough to pass the corresponding draft law ...

The dirtiest countries in the world

October 2, 2018

It seems to you that the ecology in the region where you and your family live leaves much to be desired? Municipal services in time do not take out garbage, and local industrial enterprises emit an enormous amount of toxic substances into the atmosphere every day? We want to console you: some states are so polluted that the state of your city in comparison with them ...

Huaxi - Chinese Millionaire Village

October 2, 2018

In the Chinese province of Jiangsu, there is a very unusual “village” called Huaxi, which is not without reason called “Village No. 1 of the Middle Kingdom”, because in fact only wealthy people live here. By average, even the “poorest” families own a wealth of no less than 400 thousand dollars (more than 26 million rubles). 1 It all started in the distant ...

Interesting footage from South Korea

September 28, 2018

I present to your attention another selection of interesting photos of everyday life of people from different countries, this time we will go to South Korea. The Republic of Korea, the official short name of Korea is a state in East Asia, located on the Korean Peninsula. The capital is Seoul. The unofficial name of the country, widely used in the media, is South Korea. An estimated 2015 ...

Soviet Odessa 1970

September 27, 2018

September footage from India

September 27, 2018

I present to your attention another selection of interesting photographs of the life of people and events in India. In this amazing country, bright and cheerful footage of holidays alternate with footage of poverty and destitution of the lives of ordinary people. The official name is the Republic of India - a state in South Asia. The population is 1,340,468,000 people (December 22 ...

Neryungri from a height

September 24, 2018

Photo and text Gelio (Glory Stepanov) Neryungri is a small town in the south of Yakutia, on the right bank of the Chulman River. In Evenki its name sounds like Nyiruungra, that is, “the river of harius”, but the locals call it the tender nickname of Nyurk. The city is obliged by its appearance to the “black diamond” deposit - coking coal, therefore the Miner's Day is always here

Tavolara - the smallest island kingdom

September 24, 2018

Not far from Molaro and Molarotto, off the coast of Sardinia, there is a small island called Tavolara, which looks more like a rock suddenly grown from the depths of the sea than an ordinary island. On one side of the island there is a small sandy isthmus with a beach where the family and descendants of Giuseppe Bertoleoni, the monarch of the kingdom ...

The most terrible Russian ghost towns

September 22, 2018

Abandoned cities - quite an eerie sight. Once there, by chance, you can feel like a hero of horror movies. Silence, destroyed buildings, gloomy atmosphere. But once people lived and worked here, children’s laughter sounded, life was in full swing. Each settlement has its own sad story. It seems that the human voice will never sound in ...

Poland before joining the European Union in the pictures of Mark Power

September 21, 2018

Fourteen years ago, the British photographer Mark Power went to shoot panel houses, garages and overgrown beaches of a country that had just joined the European Union. Poland declared its desire to join the European Union back in the early 90s. It took ten years to implement the plan - the Poles received a long-awaited membership in 2004. For economic growth ...

Interesting footage from Africa

September 20, 2018

I present to your attention another selection of interesting photos of everyday life of people from different countries, this time we will go to Africa. It is the second largest continent after Eurasia, washed by the Mediterranean Sea from the north, the Red Sea from the northeast, the Atlantic Ocean from the west and the Indian Ocean from the east and south. Africa is also called part of the world, ...

Ukraine from above: aerial photographs of Andrei Makarenko

September 13, 2018

Andrei Makarenko is a talented photographer, adventurer and drone operator from Kiev, Ukraine. He is engaged in landscape and aerial photography. Andrei travels around Eastern Europe to take impressive pictures with a drone. Over 114,000 people have subscribed to his Instagram page. ©

People and landscapes of Kyrgyzstan in the pictures of a French photographer

September 13, 2018

French photographer Elliott Verdier went to Kyrgyzstan, where he made a series of poetic images for his new book, A Shaded Path. source https://dymontiger.livejournal.com/10548740.html

Features of Chongqing urbanization in Tim Franco's Metamorpolis photo project

September 11, 2018

Photos of Tim Franco, taken over several years in Chongqing, focused on how villagers are trying with all their might to find their place in a fast-growing metropolis.Tim Franco, a staunch supporter of “art in documentary photography,” worked on the Metamorpolis project for five years. In this photo series, the author explores the social impact of urbanization ...

Journey through Croatia

September 10, 2018

This region has been inhabited since prehistoric times. Along the coast of the Adriatic Sea in Croatia there are more than a thousand islands, and the mountains are riddled with amazing caves and karst formations. Croatia has 444 protected natural areas, which make up 8.5% of the total area of ​​the country. Today's trip to Croatia will be remembered for you for a long time! 1. The ruins of the fortress of Glavash-Dinarich, ...

August footage from North Korea

September 10, 2018

I present to your attention another selection of interesting photos of life and events in North Korea. The world media scare the closed regime and the dictatorship of power in this country, but even there people live with their joys and sorrows. The People’s Democratic Republic of Korea, the DPRK, is a state in East Asia in the northern part of the Korean Peninsula. Informal title ...

August shots from the Middle East

September 10, 2018

I present to your attention another selection of interesting photos of everyday life of people and events in different countries, this time we will go to the countries of the Middle East. This is the historical name of a region located in West Asia and North Africa. The name of this eastern region closest to them was given by Europeans. The main population: Arabs, Armenians, Assyrians, Georgians, ...

Spectacular street photos of Dorian Pellumbi

September 6, 2018

A talented self-taught photographer, director and visual artist, Dorian Pellumbi was born in Korce, Albania, and currently lives and works in Bologna, Italy. He is engaged in landscape and street photography. Dorian travels around Italy to capture breathtaking street scenes. More than 144,000 people have subscribed to his Instagram page.

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