Athens is worth a visit not only for the towering Acropolis – the capital of Greece has long been a mecca for lovers of the Mediterranean lifestyle. Among the orange trees and the bottomless sea, time flows slowly – and really, where to run when you are surrounded by such beauty?
The Greeks have the proverb “Όποιος βιάζεται σκοντάφτει”, which literally means: “Who in a hurry – he stumbles.” Our route will help you not to fill the bumps on the land of heroes and gods – grab a Fredo espresso and have a nice trip!
Acropolis of Athens
Athens is built around a hill 160 meters high, which is visible from all points of the city. A millennium Continue reading
Sputnik guide to restaurants in Riga and Jurmala, in which it will be fun and tasty not only for adults, but also for children – both very young and those older
RIGA, Nov 12 – Sputnik, Dinara Nikiforova. Every woman, having become a mother and having first taken to the streets of her hometown with a pram, suddenly finds herself annoyed that she is no longer welcome here. In supermarkets, the stroller does not fit in the aisle, pedestrian crossings are not equipped with traffic lights, and the ramps of the underground passages are not designed for wheelchairs at all.
What can we say about friendly gatherings in a cafe – they even become a virtually unattainable dream. Continue reading
Depending on what you plan to do, you need to choose a district: shopping and luxury – around the Champs Elysees, like the most expensive hotels, in Mar – charismatic cafes and original shops, in the 18 district – Montmartre romance and the African population. And if you prefer bourgeoisie and calm, choose the 16th district next to the Foundation Louis Vuitton, designed by Frank Gehry.
Learn a few dozen words in French
The situation has changed significantly: in response to English, no one rolls his eyes, but in order to get his vis-a-vis closer to himself, it’s better to slightly say “bonjour”, “merci” or “bon zhorne”. Smile, flirt and Continue reading