Fort Galle, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is one of Sri Lanka’s main attractions. The construction has an ancient and interesting history.
It is not possible to find out the exact date of construction of the fortification walls and towers. It is believed that the first fortress was built by the Arabs 2000 years ago, then in 1588 the Portuguese rebuilt it, who arrived on the island in search of new trade opportunities, in the 17th century the Dutch forced them to declare Sri Lanka their colony. In the 19th century, the appearance of the fort was changed by the British.
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St. Paul’s Bay, reminiscent of a heart from a certain angle, is one of the favorite vacation spots for tourists and locals alike. It is located 57 km from the city of Rhodes, within walking distance from the resort of Lindos.
According to legend, it was here that the apostle Paul appeared, who began to preach Christianity and talk about Jesus Christ. Such a momentous event was marked by the construction of a snow-white chapel, which stands out against the piercing blue sky. It is open to the public and is popular with people who wish to marry. It is believed that the union concluded in such a place will certainly be happy. A stunning view of the Aegean Sea opens from the site near the chapel, which is especially appreciated by Continue reading
Hospitable Cyprus is famous for its stunning nature. Chamber bays and the picturesque beaches surrounding them make you forget about gray cities and endless problems. Among the many options for coastal recreation, two pearls stand out – these are the Blue Lagoon. One is located near the resort of Ayia Napa, it is always crowded here. The second, more chamber and secluded, lies on the Akamas Peninsula, near the city of Polis. Natural sights on the opposite ends of the island are shared by about 200 km. The journey from one to another by car takes approximately 4 hours.
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