Category Archives: Travel & Vacation

People of Egypt

Egypt is the land of contrasts. On the one hand its citizens respect their ancient traditions and do their best to keep them. On the other hand this country accepts the modern lifestyle and introduces the innovations in technologies and architecture. The native dwellers of Egypt are the people who get the largest part of their financial profit from the tourist business. That’s why the Egyptians are quite hospitable and have the respectful attitude to the numerous tourists visiting their country. Sometimes the staff members of some hotels act a little bit obtrusively as they offer to purchase some additional services but that is not a problem at all usually.

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What Do You Know about Indonesia?

What do we know about Indonesia, a mysterious and distant country which lays on the both sides of the Equator, except the fact that famous island Bali belongs to it? Meanwhile, this country has plenty interesting things to offer – unknown Borobudur, Borneo jungles, Komodo dragons… You will find a great number of reasons to love this country once you will arrive to it.

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Visiting Memphis.

Memphis is located in the southwestern part of the state of Tennessee. Memphis is supposed to be the largest city of the state. The population of the city is about 700 000. Memphis is home to the largest International cargo airport in the world.

Undoubtedly Memphis became known due to its music and of course thanks to Elvis Presley. When Presley was 13-years-old his family moved to Memphis. So staying in the city do not miss an opportunity to visit Presley’s Graceland. Graceland is supposed to be the most popular tourist attraction in the area. You’ve got a chance to see the mansion of the Presleys, visit the grave of the King of Rock and Roll, and get acquainted with the collection of automobiles and airplanes Presley had. If you are not in rock-n-roll pretty much nevertheless drop in Graceland. It is really worth it.

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Visiting Detroit.

Detroit is the largest city of the state of Michigan located nearby the state border with Canada. For many Detroit is associated with cars. An unofficial status of the city is Motor city. The largest and most famous automobile companies are located in Detroit. They are Ford, Chrysler and General Motors.

Detroit became also infamous for its crime. The crime rate in the city is extremely high. At the same time the situation in Canada is opposite. It was discussed in Michael Moore’s documentary Bowling for Columbine. So be careful visiting Detroit and its suburbs.

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