Monthly Archives: January 2018
Parachuting: what is a hobby for extreme sports?
Nowadays, every person is daily exposed to various emotional outbursts in both personal and public life. And, unfortunately, they are not always pleasant. A person needs to regularly get rid of the negative within himself. Various extreme sports are very helpful in this, since it is just such a sport that helps throw out adrenaline. And today, parachuting is considered the most popular. Most have already heard of him, and some are even involved. In order to start practicing, it will take quite a bit. The main thing is, in fact, everyone’s desire!
HISTORY OF THE PARASHUT
The parachute was first mentioned in the works of the Italian artist Leonardo da Vinci. He talks about how a person can go down from a height with the help of a starched canvas. Continue reading
Resting in Russia – Bogolyubovo
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