In Sri Lanka, in general, a poor Asian country, surprisingly high, even by European standards, the life expectancy of the population – an average of 75 years (73 for men and 77 for women). This fact is a good reason for tourists visiting Sri Lanka to carefully look at how people live on their exotic island, to the customs and foundations of their life.
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Brazil is considered to be the country of carnivals, in many of its cities are held their own carnivals, but one of the most famous in the world and the most spectacular, it is, of course, the carnival in Rio de Janeiro.
This grand event takes place in the month of February, and how exactly, we learn from this article.
The Brazilian Carnival (Carnaval do Brasil) is an annual festival held in many cities in Brazil 40 days before Easter, marking the beginning of Lent. During Lent, Roman Catholics refrain from any bodily pleasures. That is why the Brazilian carnival, as an act of parting with pleasure, takes place on the eve of fasting. Continue reading
“Grand Aquarium” in Hurghada is an entertainment center where you can get acquainted with all kinds of marine life and exotic animals, get a lot of interesting and unusual experiences. The complex was opened in January 2015. On its territory there is a zoo, huge aquariums, a terrarium, cafes and souvenir shops. In the old aquarium of Hurghada, located in the basement of one of the hotels, there were only a few dozen small aquariums. Excursions to the new center will be especially interesting for children.
DESCRIPTION OF THE COMPLEX Continue reading