July 2016

Disappointing Akagera National Park, Rwanda

  It takes six hours by car to cross Akagera National Park, Rwanda. My first wild animal safari in Africa. As you can guess, I was totally excited. Sure, I have already seen all those animals at the zoo, but it’s a different thrill to observe them in the nature, freely running and following their
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Krapets - the last Black Sea bastion of tranquility

Krapets is a small village nearby Romanian-Bulgarian border, right at the Black Sea coast. A peaceful, quiet bay, not conquered by concrete and tall buildings yet. It’s a remote area, where the villages have pretty weird names – Krapets, Durankulak, Shabla. A forgotten place, not touched much by the urbanization and civilization. A wild spot,
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Seafood and icy ouzo on Lesvos island

In my mind the Greek island Lesbos (Lesvos, both transcriptions are valid) will always remain the homeland of ouzo drink and the freshest seafood I’ve ever tasted. The island is much closer to the Turkish shore, than to the Greek one and has been several times handovered between Greece and Turkey. Unfortunately, it lately became popular as
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TOP 20 things TO DO in Egypt

  Not sure how many times I have been to Egypt – six or seven. After the second time, I stopped acting like a crazy enthusiastic tourist and started looking mostly for extraordinary, specific experience. Except all the remarkable sightseeing, Egypt is providing lots of lifetime memories. I have collected all mine in TOP 20 TO
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TOP 10 dangerous tourist spots in Istanbul

  Don’t be shocked, but I truly believe the best time to visit Istanbul is right now, immediately after the terrorist attacks. Just pay attention on my words below. Then you’ll find the logic and couldn’t agree more. I know the title is TOP 10 dangerous tourist spots in Istanbul and I’ll give you my
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