Articles with tag: north europe cruise

Normandy is a land of glorious beaches and stunning seascapes. Many tourists, having seen colorful pictures on the Internet, come here hoping for an unforgettable beach holiday. There are more than enough beaches in this region of France, but it is worth remembering that you are unlikely to...
My brother, younger daughter and I went to  Berlin quite recently. A visit to the legendary  Treptower Park was one of the most important moments of our trip. This place is not just the largest military memorial site, but also a mass grave for the 7,000 soldiers from the Red Army,...
This is a continuation of the review, the first part of which can be found here. The main city street,  Unter den Linden, was  still full of iconic objects of past heritage. This street wasfull of luxury hotels, banks, and fashionable shops.  There was an exposition of the...
It is very, very difficult to write a worthy report about one of the most famous cities in the world, the giant metropolis and the capital of Germany concurrently.  Berlin is a controversial city. Sometimes it raises a lot of questions, sometimes it is shocking, admirable and disappointing...
Some people consider visiting museums to be dull. Although, modern museums can be a very dynamic activity. A huge breakthrough in information and computer technologies has made many of the modern museums very attractive for visitors of all ages. The  Pergamon Museum in  Berlin...
This is a continuation of the review on  Teufelsberg or Devil's Mountain in  Berlin; you can find the first part  here. Later, we were brought to the main station building with the giant dome under which there was once a radar installation, hidden on the roof. Once powerful...
Teufelsberg is translated as Devil's Mountain. This is one of the most unusual places in  Berlin . Generally, this 374 foot (114 meter) high mountain looks weird in the plains of Berlin. Moreover, Teufelsberg can be seen with the naked eye from many sights in Berlin. Although, the tourists...
I'd like to tell you about several museums in Riga! In general, there are a lot of them, but I particularly liked 2 of them. I'll tell you about these museums. I was impressed by "The Latvian War Museum" and "The Museum of the Occupation of Latvia". Let's talk...
If you are in Riga and you have an hour of free time, I recommend you to enjoy views of the city from a river. They are really beautiful. You can come on board in a port. However, the best offer is waiting for you in the City canal. There are several pleasure boats moored at a small pier...
Just think of that - I was walking through Riga, looking around, and then I came across this place. This is Vaļņu iela. Building itself houses a hostel for people, and its basement - a hostel for cats. Such a great sense of humor. This is the street called Pulkveža Brieža. This is...

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