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The most mysterious places in the Czech Republic

Not everyone knows that the Czech Republic is a mysterious, and sometimes strange places, about which they say in the tourist brochures. For example, in one of the cities of the Czech Republic have a terrible intersection that is similar to the “Bermuda triangle” because there were repeatedly missing people, trucks and animals.

Most guides featuring local attractions, will not tell you that, for example, in the Central hall of the Museum the locals every evening to see the Ghost of an old monk. Interesting and mysterious place is Trosky. This fortress is located in a nature reserve called “Czech Paradise”. According to historical sources, first data on this structure appeared in 1396. However, scientists are confident that it was built much earlier. Continue reading

Pandora’s box is Old-the Peterhof channel

The article LADOGA CANALS was shown one of the massive artificial water systems of Russia 18-19 centuries of the Issues associated with its construction was not enough. For example: the true number of workers in the construction of both channels; the presence/absence of mechanization; lack of photographs of works in paving Novoladozhsky canal in the 19th century. the need for duplication of the old canal, etc. And there is even a version that is all the restoration of the former channels, more ancient.

After all, looking at this map:

we see that the Ladoga canal in the area of the modern town (on the map it is called nöteborg or Nut), out in the Vyborg district, and then out through the Gulf of Finland to the South-West to Koporye. Maybe try to look for it on Google maps? Continue reading

From the series of Gothic Dreams

From the series of Gothic Dreams

Every Gothic Cathedral has its own historical mystery. One only is the word “secret” gives the person a magical effect. Thirst to learn history so great, but little are able to find the truth among the ancient rubble.

One of the most interesting architectural styles in the history of Gothic I think. Oh, I don’t know what took possession of my soul: the pursuit of the spiritual world of the past or the genuine admiration and astonishment the works of the Greatest of Mortals!

My eyes etched the outlines, and now I don’t know how not to contemplate…

One amazing building in Paris has forced me to step out of reality, dive into your inner world and get lost in it until a ruthless fatigue my brain to think about anything. As I stand at the very beginning, but great Story, great one Stage, and I keep walking, the gait of a man who suddenly and suddenly learned SOMETHING! Continue reading

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Gothic art It is difficult to find the right words to describe impressions of a Gothic Cathedral. They are high and reach for the sky infinite arrows towers and turrets,…

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Gothic style - Gothic style in the interior
The culmination of the development of medieval European art is restrained mystical Gothic style, which replaced the lush extravagance of the Romanesque style. Bright mosaic stained glass Windows, soaring spires…

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The Gothic Cathedral
It is difficult to find the right words to describe impressions from the Gothic Cathedral. They are high and reach for the sky endless arrows of towers and turrets, visperhof,…

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