Author Archives : Anastasiya

JAFFA: port & flea market


Opened in 1963, Ashdod harbor caused the decline of the famous ancient post of Jaffa. In the early 2000s, the municipality went in and overhauled the area, creating a wide boardwalk and transforming the derelict warehouses into commercial space. It is now the most fashionable piece of real estate in the city, with a 1km long strip of restaurants, bars…

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Mongolia

Сrossing Russian-Mongolian Border via Kyakhta–Aganbulag Checkpoint: How to Get from Ulan-Ude to Ulaanbaatar and Transport in Mongolia


Kyakhta–Aganbulag is the most popular border crossing point between Russia and Mongolia, since the Ulan-Ude–Ulaanbaatar road passes through it. The distance between these two cities is about 585 km, which equals about 12 hours’ drive, including the border crossing and such kind of views on the way. There is also a plane between Ulan-Ude and Ulaanbaatar which flies twice a…

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Azores: How to Arrange Your Trip, Including the Information about Free Flights between the Islands


The Azores are much less known among tourists than, for example, the Canary Islands, Madeira, or Cyprus, but this is what makes them special: there is no mass tourism in the Azores yet. This means that you will discover all the unique sights and entertainment that the Azores offer without the crowds of tourists with selfie-sticks and for very affordable…

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