Do you dream of seeing the Northern lights live? We have compiled a guide to help you realize your dream. Choose your route, follow the simple tips and be ready to break away at any time to meet the most unearthly spectacle that can be seen without leaving the planet.
Where you can see the most beautiful Aurora
* Murmansk, Murmansk region
• The Khibiny mountains, Kola Peninsula
* Arkhangelsk, Arkhangelsk region Continue reading
Petra (Arabic. البتراء read “al-Batra”) is an ancient city located in the South — West of Jordan, the former capital of Idumea, and later of the Nabataean Kingdom. It is located at an altitude of more than 900 m above sea level in the narrow Sik canyon. The capital of Jordan, Amman, is 236 km away.
The ancient city of Petra belongs to the new wonders of the world, and is also included in the UNESCO world heritage list. Millions of tourists come here to see the rock city with their own eyes. The spectacle is really impressive, since it is impossible to believe that this was created several millennia ago. Continue reading
Mount Roraima is a surprisingly mysterious, almost fantastic place located in the South-East of Venezuela. This is where Brazil, Venezuela, and Guyana meet. Due to its unusual shape, this mountain has long been inaccessible to researchers, and its very existence has been questioned.
Roraima is one of several table mountains located in this region. These mountains are called tepui, after an Indian tribe that once lived in these parts. Table mountains have a flat surface and rise above the surrounding areas for several hundred meters, or even more. Continue reading