Bicycles on the African savanna
The bike can be a great means of transportation not only in the vicinity of the city, but on a journey through a strange and beautiful country. About the African race four Russian cyclists tells Krasnoyarsk photographer and traveler, Dmitry Orlagen.
In 2006 I joined the Krasnoyarsk belorusova. Gradually began to acquire relations and friends, there met his future wife Oksana. Began a trip planned. First on the edge, then in Russia and Crimea. And once notorious among Krasnoyarsk bikers titled IronMan OYA grickova offered us to go to South Africa – South Africa and Namibia. The last go around on bicycles. Of course, we gladly agreed.
Because of flights between Russia and Namibia no, it was decided to fly to Johannesburg. Especially in South Africa OYA and another of our companion Konstantin Stolyarov (by the way, is also the bearer of the title IronMan) was going to participate in the next stage of the competition.
The route was to fly to South Africa there be separated (HHS and Kostya to Cape town, we Oksana rent a car and go to Namibia) – to connect the capital of Namibia – make a route away from the main road network is to return to Windhoek – separated again and get to South Africa (HHS with Bones on the plane, we Oksana by car). Continue reading
Norway provides plenty of opportunities for active recreation: fishing, and hunting, and diving, and kayaking and Canoeing, and air and sailing, rafting, and horseback riding, and riverboarding (hydrospeed) and, of course, skiing, snowboards and bicycles. Also popular golfing, glacier climbing and Hiking tours of different complexity, and muskox safaris, reaching weight 200-400 kg musk oxen, elks, whales and king crab.
Many of entertainment designed for tourists-individuals: for example, well-marked trails and paths for Hiking and Cycling, which feature cards and/or the audio guides with detailed description of sights and places to stay for the night or a picnic. The necessary equipment can be purchased or rented in many firms, engaged in outdoor activities. Also provides training programs riding, basics of skiing and kayaking, fishing and hunting.
It should be borne in mind that for fishing in rivers and lakes must purchase a license and export from the country are allowed no more than 15 kg of fish and seafood.
Active Rest – is a very important part of my life.. I noticed that most people are too busy making money, everyday, everyday problems and do not consider it necessary to have a quality rest. When you do not ask, they always or even once 149 reasons….. Perhaps You know of such people, or may themselves feel about them!?
If to speak about activities, there are 2 main options: passive and active rest. According to the General statistics and my personal observations, most people take a more passive recreation, such as for example to go: a cafe, restaurant, bath, theatre, etc. that is, many believe that rest is a quiet time of transmission and prefer not to strain during leisure.
I have nothing against going to the theater, a restaurant or a bath, however, are ardent supporter more active types of rest and in this thread, I wanted to talk about what are the activities and its benefits.
To me it is very important to know more information about the readers of my Blog to get feedback from You! So I want to ask You, after reading this post leave a comment and tell what kind of active rest You prefer! Continue reading
Travel to Venezuela – shop island Margaritovo like to thank the wise management of Lufthansa, who, feeling the situation, introduced crazy discounts on flights St. Petersburg – Frankfurt – Caracas. Not to fly there and back just over 34 000 rubles would be a crime and lost profits acquisition of impressions from sightseeing.
Reviews of Venezuela was full of horror stories about high crime rate, lies on the streets and in the shops, missing things and money of the hotels. Probably, all this can we have in Russia “to get” close to home, or even in the house.
The advice is simple – read the Internet and communicate with those who have already passed the way.
Our goal was to island resorts and recreation Margarita. Located just 40 minutes flight from Caracas, he has become for us an unattainable in the absence of air tickets. Began the famous carnival, all tickets were sold out long before the arrival. The night hanging around at the airport makes no sense to go to the city and to pay for overnight accommodation is not included in the plans. Afflicted divided into 2 groups, each of which man 20, hired standing at the airport ready buses. We got some semblance of the old hefty “Icarus”, which translated into rubles for 350 rubles per person drove through the night Venezuela 7 hours with one stop to “pee”. Continue reading
That can give active rest? When planning your vacation or just a weekend, we definitely want to get a lot of pleasure and positive emotions, new impressions.
But, is it possible to get all this? Of course you can. Now, just lying on the sofa and clicking pointless TV channels, hardly. The first condition for a good holiday is movement.
Active holiday offers all the facilities for a charge of positive emotions for long time. This visit new places. Not necessarily to buy a trip abroad, you can go Hiking in the surrounding countryside and see ama In addition to heat and light of the Sun there are other forces.
zing places. Spent the night in a tent, will be remembered for a long time, dinner at the stake, will seem the most delicious treat.
Active relaxation is of undeniable benefits for the body. Exercise, fresh air, change of environment, contact with nature are beneficial not only for the physical body but also on the psyche that much important.
Active rest You will gladly organize tourist company. Choosing ski tour, You will be able to conquer the snow-covered peaks. The feeling of victory over difficulties and will give You absolute freedom and confidence in their own abilities. Continue reading