Bora-Bora – dreamlike island in South Pacific where luxury resorts compete with lavish nature to fulfill your every wish

22.09.2022 [14:11]
Far away in the vast South Pacific Ocean lies Bora-bora, dreamlike island with a dormant volcano at its heart, covered by thick jungle, surrounded by an emerald necklace of tiny sand-fringed islands that form a turquoise lagoon hiding rich coral reefs and thousands of colorful fish ...

Venezuelan artist make ‘eco-mural’ with recycled plastic bottle caps

22.09.2022 [11:28]
A Venezuelan artist makes “eco-mural” using recycled plastic bottle caps with help of people, according to Anadolu Agency. About 1500 people including children are working with Oscar Oliveras to create a mega mural by gluing the colorful plastic bottle caps to a wall in Venezuela’s capital ...

Orbital Reef space station wins a key role in Hollywood movie even before it’s built

22.09.2022 [10:43]
Orbital Reef, the in-progress private space station headed by Blue Origin and Sierra Space, is coming to the big screen, according to TechCrunch.The companies announced today that the space station will be featured in a forthcoming film, HELIOS, in a deal with production company Centerboro Productions ...

US channel's documentary to put spotlight on Türkiye's ancient Karahantepe site

21.09.2022 [18:41]
Türkiye’s Karahantepe archaeological site will be the focus of an upcoming documentary by US television network History, according to Anadolu Agency. Located in the southeastern province of Sanliurfa, Karahantepe is considered one of the ...

Sixth International Congress of Turkology kicks off in Poland

21.09.2022 [17:27]
The sixth International Congress of Turkology has started in Warsaw, the capital of Poland. The International Turkic Culture and Heritage Foundation, the embassies of Azerbaijan, Turkiye, Kazakhstan, and Uzbekistan in Poland, as well as the ...

Azerbaijan Travel Agencies Association, Polish tourism companies to boost cooperation

21.09.2022 [16:39]
Chairman of the Board of the Association of Azerbaijan Travel Agencies (ATAA) Goydaniz Gahramanov has met with Ambassador of Poland to the country Rafal Poborski to discuss prospects for cooperation between the two countries in the field of tourism. The meeting focused on expanding and developing cooperation between tourism ...

Royal Hill of Ambohimanga- UNESCO World Heritage site, ensemble of sacred places

21.09.2022 [09:44]
The Royal Hill of Ambohimanga consists of a royal city and burial site, and an ensemble of sacred places. It is associated with strong feelings of national identity, and has maintained its spiritual and sacred character both in ritual practice and the popular imagination ...

Krabi - Thailand`s lively resort town

20.09.2022 [20:01]
Krabi is a lively resort town on the Andaman coast in southern Thailand. This very old settlement, now overtaken by tourism, has been shaped by limestone karsts jutting out of the dense mangrove forest and surrounded by vast sandy beaches. One of the city’s most popular destinations is Tiger Cave Temple, a Buddhist temple perched ...

Türkiye's largest art fair to continue in Istanbul till Thursday

20.09.2022 [12:25]
Art aficionados and collectors are showing great interest in the annual 17th Contemporary Istanbul art fair that began last week and will run through Thursday, according to Anadolu Agency. Contemporary Istanbul started with a preview session on Friday evening, welcoming visitors at the Tersane Istanbul ...

Arches National Park - magical place of red rocks and blue skies in the desert of American West

20.09.2022 [11:50]
In the desert of the American West lies Arches National Park - a magical place filled with stunning red rocks and clear blue skies, which is home to more than 2,000 natural stone arches. It lives up to its name and is one of the star attractions in Utah ...

Selected works by Stefan Zweig published in Azerbaijani

19.09.2022 [19:43]
The Azerbaijan State Translation Centre has announced the publication of “Selected Works” by Stefan Zweig, a world-famous Austrian writer, as part of a 150-volume series “Pearls of World Literature.” The author of the epilogue entitled “Stefan Zweig – Great European” about the writer’s ...

Geneva – one of Europe’s most cosmopolitan cities, known for its natural beauty and long history of commerce, scholarship and international diplomacy

19.09.2022 [17:51]
Nestled in the far southeastern corner of Switzerland between the Alps and Jura Mountains, Geneva is known for its natural beauty and long history of commerce, scholarship, and international diplomacy ...

Stephen King’s 'Fairy Tale' sets film adaptation from Paul Greengrass

17.09.2022 [18:21]
It has been announced that prolific filmmaker Paul Greengrass will adapt Stephen King's latest novel, Fairy Tale, into a feature film, according to Collider.Fairy Tale was just released on September 6 and is a dark ...

Alhambra, Generalife and Albayzín in Granada - exceptional reminders of Moorish Spain

17.09.2022 [12:00]
Rising above the modern lower town, the Alhambra and the Albaycín, situated on two adjacent hills, form the medieval part of Granada, Spain. To the east of the Alhambra fortress and residence are the magnificent gardens of the Generalife ...

Kahuzi-Biega National Park - UNESCO World Heritage site, home to rare Eastern lowland gorillas

17.09.2022 [09:15]
A vast area of primary tropical forest dominated by two spectacular extinct volcanoes, Kahuzi and Biega, the park has a diverse and abundant fauna. One of the last groups of eastern lowland (graueri) gorillas ...

City of Bath – Britain’s World Heritage city famous around world for its distinctive golden, Bath stone buildings

16.09.2022 [19:45]
Bath and North East Somerset, unitary authority, geographic and historic county of Somerset, southwestern England lies southeast of the city of Bristol and encompasses the city of Bath (the main administrative centre), several small urban areas between Bath and Bristol ...

Poland to host 6th International Congress of Turkology

16.09.2022 [19:09]
The 6th International Congress of Turkology entitled “Studies on the Turkic World - Multidisciplinary Perspectives” organized by the University of Warsaw will be held in Poland on September 19-21. The main partners of the Congress are the International Turkic Culture and Heritage Foundation ...

Great Mardakan Fortress - ancient defensive fortress in Mardakan settlement of Baku

16.09.2022 [17:21]
The Great Mardakan Fortress is a quadrangular defensive castle, built by Shirvanshah Akhsitan, son of Shirvanshah Manuchohr, in the middle of the 14th century, as one of the watchtowers placed over the Absheron Peninsula ...

Shikh Tower in Mardakan

16.09.2022 [17:14]
Shikh Tower, which was built at height of 16 meters in Mardakan, was almost exclusively used as watch point. Mardakan people call it as Light tower. According to the historical sources, the area of location of the tower is a land belonging to Sayid Abdukheyr sheikh. Therefore ...