The country of Croatia is full of strange sights worthy of attention. From passenger wrecks of Titanic times to traces of brontosaurs. Some of these interesting places are located on land, some under water.
Sunken ship “Baron Gauch”
The story of how the elegant Baron Gauch passenger liner went under water during World War II partially recalls the fate of the Titanic. The ship began its last journey from Kotor, Montenegro, heading to the port of Trieste. The ship was transporting refugees and military personnel. The fate of the vehicle is very tragic and associated with a stupid mistake: while the ship’s captain was sleeping, his deputy was having lunch, an inexperienced intern ignored the warning about the minefield laid down by the Austro-Hungarian troops. Killed 147 people. The liner crashed 40 kilometers from Brijuni Island. This place is popular with divers Pula and Porec. Continue reading
The Balkan Peninsula is one of the most beautiful places on earth. Everyone who ever visited this place noticed that there is no one attractive attraction. Wherever you look, the traveler will find delightful and beautiful, whether it be nature or a monument. Highlands and turbulent historical past will attract the most spoiled tourist. We have selected 6 of the most interesting places on the Balkan Peninsula.
1. Split, Croatia
A town on the Adriatic coast is the perfect combination of natural and artificial beauty. In 305 BC, the Roman emperor Diocletian used this place to restore strength after the bustling Rome. He built a rich palace here, which has become a familiar part of the historic city center. A traveler can walk along the Riva embankment, climb a nearby hill and enjoy the city view or relax on the beach.
2. Lake Bled, Slovenia Continue reading
Together with VITO RUSSIA, the expert traveled the whole island, got acquainted with different images of Bali, compiled TOP locations for you, and also prepared useful tips. This article is about beaches and surfing.
Bali, locals consider the “island of the gods.” According to legend, the higher powers were so bewitched by the local beauties that they decided to rule the world with Bali.
Despite the fact that Bali is part of Indonesia, it is a very special island, an enclave of “Indo-Buddhism” in the country, with its own way of life, its own philosophy and rules. You can feel it from the first minutes of a trip around the island – which is worth at least tens of thousands of temples scattered throughout. Continue reading