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Mongolia

The Сrossing of 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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gothenburg

Gothenburg (Sweden)


Gothenburg is the second-largest city in Sweden and a fifth-largest city in Nordic countries. There is a lot to see on the way from Stockholm to Gothenburg, but Gothenburg itself offers more. No matter whether you come here for the stunning coast, sea food, or one of the many cultural events, there is a warm welcome catering all kinds of…

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Balkans

Trip to Balkans: Our Major Impressions


In August 2018, we made a spontaneous trip through the Balkans. We visited five countries: Montenegro, Albania, Kosovo, Serbia, and Bosnia and Herzegovina. Today we share our main impressions both about the region and about the particular countries. Still, the distinctions may vary and are more blurred near borders. 1. Nature Nature in the Balkans is beautiful in its diversity.…

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Israel museum

The Israel Museum, Jerusalem


The Israel Museum is the largest cultural institution of Israel, housing encyclopedic collections of works dating from prehistory to the present day in archaeology, the fine arts, and Jewish life. Since opening in 1965, the Museum has built a collection of half a million objects at permanent and temporary displays and it keeps upgrading. The museum is open for visitors…

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