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[Israel] The Israel Museum and the Shrine of the Book store the Jewish past and pose riddles of symbolism

[Israel] The Israel Museum and the Shrine of the Book store the Jewish past and pose riddles of symbolism

5000 sq m is a lot of space, but not enough for the Israel Museum to display all the artistic and cultural monuments of the Jewish people and the Holy Land. 8000 years of history is too much time. However, what the museum in western […]

[Spain] San Fermines festival in Pamplona: bullfighting and brutality, drink and song, joy and excitement

[Spain] San Fermines festival in Pamplona: bullfighting and brutality, drink and song, joy and excitement

I remember first reading Ernest Hemingway’s novel “The Sun Also Rises” (or “Fiesta”, how it is sometimes named) while still at school and from that daydreaming to see and experience San Fermines – a festival of bullfighting and brutality, drink and song, joy and excitement. […]

[Ukraine] 2,500 Km Underground: Largest Catacomb System In The World

[Ukraine] 2,500 Km Underground: Largest Catacomb System In The World

Odessa is a resort city in the Eastern European country Ukraine. Nevertheless, it is worth visiting for blue waters of the Black Sea, cheep seafood and rich history (the city itself was built by French, Italians, Dutch and many others) it has one unique place […]

[Macedonia] Skopje – city of Mother Teresa

[Macedonia] Skopje – city of Mother Teresa

When strolling by the Vardar River, passing under the arches of the Stone Bridge, regarding the medieval and 1970s buildings and taking pictures of the smiling children, you realize that Skopje will remain a puzzle. Even, perhaps, forever. The strange things is, that even after […]

[Switzerland] The scariest bar in the World – with “Alien” movie decorations

[Switzerland] The scariest bar in the World – with “Alien” movie decorations

We are not sure, that after visiting this bar, in a medieval town of Gruyères in Switzerland – you will sleep calmly. Fantasy is a tricky thing and spending evening in a company of aliens can be one of the reasons for a sleepless night. […]