Articles with tag: Nefer

Universal Studios  is part of the former film studio Universal Pictures, but now it is an amusement park for children and adults! A ticket for the whole day cost $69 (as of 2010). The park opened at 10 a.m. and closed at 5 p.m., but there were different operating hours depending ont the time...
The aquarium is located in the town of  Long Beach , part of Greater  Los Angeles .  Aquarium of the Pacific is one of the largest aquariums in the United States. The total number of inhabitants is 11,000! All of them are members of the Pacific fauna. There are enclosed...
Queen Mary is a legendary ocean liner of the company  Cunard White Star . She was launched in 1934. At that time, she was the largest and fastest vessel. She was impressive both in size and luxury. Everything was made from materials of the highest quality: the interior of mahogany, large...
Next to the  Queen Mary liner,  in  Long Beach bay, there is the B-427 "Scorpion" submarine, project 641. This submarine was enrolled in the list of Soviet Navy ships in the early 1970s. After more than 20 years of service, the submarine was sold to Australia, and then it was...
Los Angeles is where the  Getty center is located . You can find The Getty Museum review here, a separate review about the museum.  There’s a beautiful park around the museum, I later learned that it is near the Malibu  Getty Villa . Four years later, I was...
The educational center and museum ( Getty Museum ) is dedicated to the study of the art and culture from ancient Greece, Rome and Etruria. The extensive collection is one of the best collections of ancient art in America. So, here is my review of the 44,000 exhibits held there: The informational...
One day we bought a tour around the celebrity neighborhoods. It was not so expensive, about $35 (as of 2010) or something, but it was our biggest mistake; a waste of money. However, we continued on . . . We got into the van with an open top, and at first, it was interesting. Here, for example...
Let me tell about our trip to see the Hollywood Sign . It was in December 2013 :) Most of the tourists who visit Hollywood take photos of the background of the sign.  The Hollywood sign is located on the southern slope of Mount Lee. It was installed in 1923 for real estate advertising...
Perhaps, this is the most famous and most photographed attraction in  Kyoto . The Golden Pavilion was built in 1397 and is located on the territory of Rokuon-ji Temple. To tell the truth, almost everyone call it  Kinkaku-ji Temple . This is the Zen Buddhist temple that belongs to...
If you remember the history, the Tokugawa shogunate isolated Japan from the whole world in the XVII century. The port of Nagasaki was opened to foreigners. However the Portuguese and the Spaniards were expelled because of the missionary activity, but the Dutch and the Chinese...

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