Crimea as a resort began to develop in the second half of the XIX century. Since then, he has gained fame as a resting place of the Russian imperial family, an all-Union health resort in Soviet times and a picturesque place of modern relaxation.
Rest in Crimea is a great alternative to abroad. It has everything: unique nature, favorable mild climate and fresh sea air, a variety of landscapes, mineral water springs and healing mud, stunning architecture … Crimea is not only a great place for active and beach holidays, but also a healing resort, because there is a large number sanatoria and boarding houses. Currently, a tourist destination is actively developing in Crimea. Continue reading
Bogolyubovo is one of the ancient settlements that arose during the time of Ancient Russia. Bogolyubovo appeared in the middle of the XII century by order of one of the princes of that time, Andrei. The town is located in the Suzdal district in close proximity to the city of Vladimir and is one of the significant points in the route of the well-known Golden Ring.
We cannot but tell the legend of the foundation of this wonderful place. The story tells of an unusual event that occurred with Prince Andrew during the transportation of the icon of the Virgin from Vladimir to Rostov. Having departed a little from Vladimir, the horses stood rooted to the spot and no one could drive them from that place. It was decided to stay and wait the night in this mysterious place, and at night a great event happened – the appearance of Our Lady to Prince Andrew. After this night, Prince Andrew decided to establish a city in this place, and later a temple was erected here. Continue reading