A few hundred years ago, civilized humanity had never heard that somewhere far away in the southern hemisphere of the Earth, on the border of the Indian and Pacific Ocean, there was another one – the fifth continent – Australia. And when this Green country was discovered, by the first settlers, and after the Dutch sailors, when the British took Australia into their hands, convicts and their families began to be sent here, truly fabulous and, at the same time, frightening lands opened up. Everything was different here than in distant Europe – day and night, winter and summer switched places. There were strange plants and amazing, unlike any other species known until then, animals, and local indigenous tribes lived their own incomprehensible lives. Today, Australia, familiar with everyone, is geography, history, the Continue reading
If you are going on a trip to one of the most mysterious and interesting countries in the world, Australia, you should study the weather and cultural features of the country in advance, and, based on this, take your suitcase.
If you are going on a trip to one of the most mysterious and interesting countries in the world, Australia, you should study the weather and cultural features of the country in advance, and, based on this, take your suitcase. Today we’ll tell you what things you definitely can’t do without in Australia and which clothes and accessories are best left at home. Continue reading
Unconventional sexual orientation today has ceased to be a cause for criminal prosecution. But it is still annoying the broad masses of people who are not familiar with Thomas Mann’s short story “Death in Venice” and who do not believe in Tchaikovsky’s homosexuality. For the most part, people, if they do not blame homosexuals aloud, at least show an unhealthy curiosity about them. It is easy to imagine, for example, the reaction of a sunbathing layman who saw young men kissing on the beach. Or hugging young ladies. At best, giggles.
Representatives of sexual minorities are quite annoyed by this attitude. And they are forced to think of places for recreation more or less underpopulated, so that, having arrived at the resort with a loved one, they will Continue reading