New Zealand, a country literally at the end of the world, consisting of a pair of large islands (North and South) and a host of small ones. It was discovered by the Dutch traveler Abel Tasman in 1642 and got its name in honor of one of the provinces of the Netherlands, Zealand. Later, another famous navigator, the Englishman James Cook, changed the Dutch name of the archipelago: Nieuw Zeeland to English New Zealand, which became the official name of the country. Total area of the country: 268,800 km2
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Peru is a distant South American country with a rich history, unique architecture and extraordinary natural diversity. She is the owner of one of the new seven wonders of the world – the mysterious city of Machu Picchu and is justly proud of the rich heritage of the Inca empire. This motley country full of contrasts attracts tourists not only with its rich archaeological heritage, but also with authentic colonial architecture, exquisite gastronomy, as well as unspoiled nature in the mountains and jungle. Located in the Andes, on the west coast of South America, the country borders in the northwest with Ecuador, in the north with Colombia, in the east with Brazil, in the southeast with Bolivia and Chile. In the west, its coastline is washed by the waters of the Pacific Ocean. Peru is considered one of the largest countries in South America in terms of area; in this indicator, it ranks third after Brazil and Argentina. Its area is very impressive and amounts to 1,285,216 km². Continue reading
What is the best way to get from Copenhagen to Oslo?
Personally, we had to get to Norway from the capital of Denmark, the city of Copenhagen. Hence the question: how best to do this? I personally vote for the steam. As a matter of fact, I have no other experience in overcoming this distance; accordingly, I can’t conduct any comparative analysis, but nevertheless, I argue for the steam.
Look, how many pleasures for the same money. Firstly, the ferry is a hotel with cabins, which have everything you need for a short stay. Cabins, as I understand it, there are different levels of comfort, depending on financial capabilities. For the sake of one night, we didn’t bother much, we chose the least expensive option, but even in this case everything was very worthy: a separate cabin, a comfortable bed, and a private bathroom, which a seasoned traveler still needs. Continue reading