Tours in United Arab Emirates

Tours in United Arab Emirates

Reminder to tourists The UAE is a fairly young state, formed in 1971 as a result of the unification of 7 principalities (emirates) into a confederation: Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Sharjah, Ras al Khaimah, Fujairah, Umm Al Quwain, Ajman. The capital is Abu Dhabi. The UAE is bordered by Qatar to the northwest, the Sultan of Oman to the east, and Saudi Arabia to the south. According to, the emirates…

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What to See in Abkhazia, Georgia

What to See in Abkhazia, Georgia

Sukhumi According to, Sukhumi is the capital of Abkhazia. The city is located on the Black Sea coast. The first people appeared here about 300 thousand years ago. Now in Sukhumi there are many sights that remind of the historical past of the city. On the Dioscuri embankment, you can see the ruins of the Sukhumi fortress, which was founded at the end of the 1st century AD. In…

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What to See in Yerevan (Armenia)

Yerevan (Armenia)

According to ITYPEMBA, Yerevan is the capital of Armenia. The city is located in the center of the Ararat valley on the banks of the Hrazdan River at an altitude of 850 to 1300 m. According to legend, it was founded by Noah. However, the first mention of the ancient fortress of Erebuni in chronicles dates back to the 8th century BC. e. In those days, Erebuni was the capital…

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Major Cities in Bhutan

Tongsa (Bhutan)

Thimphu (Bhutan) According to ITYPEMBA, Thimphu is the capital of Bhutan. The city is located in the western part of the country in a mountain valley at an altitude of 2700 m. In historical sources, it was first mentioned under the 2nd century AD. Thimphu has been the capital of Bhutansince 1961. All buildings in the city are made in the style of traditional architecture. Thimphu is the only capital…

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What to See in Hanoi (Vietnam)

Hanoi (Vietnam)

According to ITYPEMBA, Hanoi – the capital of Vietnam, is a mixture of oriental flavor with western influences. It is a city of pagodas and temples, colonial villas, bustling streets and wide boulevards. In 2010, Hanoi will celebrate its 1000th anniversary. It originated on the Red River and quickly became a trading center, rich and densely populated. In the following centuries, Hanoi became the center of the fight against Chinese…

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Major Cities in Israel

Tiberias (Israel)

Tel Aviv (Israel) According to ITYPEMBA, Tel Aviv was founded in 1909, so there are not so many historical sights here. Now it is both a resort and a recognized center of culture, trade and entertainment. A pedestrian seaside boulevard stretches through the whole city, which leads to the ancient city of Jaffa. It is believed that Noah built his ark here. In the port of Jaffa, nightlife is in…

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What to See in Delhi (India)

Delhi (India)

According to ITYPEMBA, New Delhi (New Delhi) – the capital of India – together with the area of Old Delhi (Old Delhi) is one of the largest and most colorful cities in the world. It is located in the central part of the country on the Jumna River. Legends speak of seven cities that existed on the territory of modern Delhi. But historical evidence suggests even more. It is believed…

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Major Cities in Jordan

Petra (Jordan)

Amman (Jordan) Amman has been the capital of Jordan since 1921. People began to settle here since ancient times, BC the city was the capital of the Ammonite kingdom and was called Rabbat-Ammon. Later, the Greco-Roman city of Philadelphia, one of the ten cities of the Decapolis, was located here. According to ITYPEMBA, Amman was formed on several hills. Now its main attractions are located at the foot of the…

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What to See in Sana’a (Yemen)

Sana'a (Yemen)

According to ITYPEMBA, the capital of Yemen – Sanaa – is located in the western part of the country in the center of a mountainous region at an altitude of 2286 m. It is one of the oldest still inhabited cities in the world. Scientists believe that the time of its foundation falls on the 6th century BC, when the kingdom of Saba dominated here, and local legends say that…

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Major Cities in Cambodia

Sihanoukville (Cambodia)

Phnom Penh (Cambodia) According to ITYPEMBA, Phnom Penh is the capital of Cambodia. It is located in the center of the country at the intersection of three rivers – Tonle Sap, Bassac and Mekong. Once considered one of the most beautiful cities in French colonial Asia, the city still has not lost its former charm, although it has gone through difficult times. Phnom Penh as the capital first arose on…

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Major Cities in Kyrgyzstan

Balykchy (Issyk-Kul) (Kyrgyzstan)

Bishkek (Kyrgyzstan) According to ITYPEMBA, Bishkek is the capital of Kyrgyzstan, a modern city with a population approaching 1 million people. The city is located at an altitude of 750 – 900 m in the central part of the Chui valley at the northern foot of the Kirghiz Range. 20 km from Bishkek is the channel of the Chu River, on the territory of the city itself there are the…

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Major Cities in Laos

Luang Prabang (Laos)

Vientiane (Laos) According to ITYPEMBA, Vientiane is the capital of Laos. The city stands on the banks of the Mekong River and is surrounded by fertile plains. Many buildings in Vientiane are reminiscent of the country’s close ties with Europe, such as the old colonial French mansions or the triumphal arch of Patusai, built in a style close to rococo. The triumphal arch was erected in honor of the fighters…

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What to See in Beirut (Lebanon)

Beirut (Lebanon)

According to ITYPEMBA, Beirut is the capital of Lebanon and the largest city in the country. It is located in the central part of the Mediterranean coast on the hilly peninsula of St. George and is separated into a separate administrative unit. Here is the main port of Lebanon and the largest port on the eastern coast of the Mediterranean Sea. The first mention of Beirut dates back to the…

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What to See in in Maldives

Male (Maldives)

Male (Maldives) According to ITYPEMBA, Male is the capital of the Maldives. This is one of the smallest capitals in the world – its area is only 1.8 sq. km. There are no buses, no car rental, and it is not required. You can walk around the whole island in half an hour. True, there are taxis on the island. The price is fixed, regardless of the duration of the…

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What to See in Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia)

Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia)

According to ITYPEMBA, Kuala Lumpur is the capital of Malaysia. This place, more than others in the country, captures the essence of the “new” Malaysia. The city’s past still lives on in the form of the old colonial buildings and night lamps of Petaling Chinatown, but its present is bustling with life and glittering skyscrapers. History of Kuala Lumpur began in 1857, when 87 Chinese miners came to this territory…

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What to See in Ulaanbaatar (Mongolia)

Ulaanbaatar (Mongolia)

According to ITYPEMBA, Ulaanbaatar is the capital of Mongolia and the largest city in the country. It is located in the northeast of the central part of Mongolia in the valley of the Tola River at an altitude of 1300-1350 m. The city was founded at the beginning of the 17th century and almost immediately became the administrative center of Outer Mongolia, which was part of Qing China. The city…

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Major Cities in Myanmar

Sandowai (Myanmar)

Naypyidaw (Myanmar) In March 2006, according to ITYPEMBA, Naypyidaw was proclaimed the official capital of Myanmar. The name of the city is translated as “royal city”. It is located 3 km west of Pyinman. During the Second World War, Pyinmana and its suburbs were the base of the Independent Burmese Army, and later became the main location of the country’s military forces. The strategic position of the city made it…

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Major Cities in United Arab Emirates

Dubai (UAE)

Abu Dhabi (UAE) According to ITYPEMBA, Abu Dhabi is the official capital of the state, the administrative center of the emirates and the residence of the President of the United Arab Emirates. The city was founded in 1760. It is located on an island and is separated from the mainland by a narrow strait. Modern Abu Dhabi is one of the fastest growing cities in the world. As the center…

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What to See in Muscat (Oman)

Muscat (Oman)

According to ITYPEMBA, Muscat is the capital and largest city of the country. It is located on the coast of the Gulf of Oman in a picturesque bay. From the south it is surrounded by the El-Akhdar mountain range. Muscat has been mentioned in historical documents since the 1st century AD as an important trade center between East and West. At the beginning of the 20th century, it was a small…

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What to See in Pyongyang (North Korea)

Pyongyang (North Korea)

According to ITYPEMBA, Pyongyang is the capital of North Korea. The city stands on the banks of the Taedong-gun and Potong-gun rivers in western North Korea. Translated from Korean, its name means “wide land” or “cozy place”. The exact date of the founding of the city is not known, but it is known for certain that already in the 5th century AD. Pyongyang was the capital of the state of…

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What to See in Singapore

What to See in Singapore

According to ITYPEMBA, Singapore is one of the most unusual cities in Asia. The largest trade center of the region and one of the main ports of Asia, it has attracted the attention of millions of visitors from all over the world since its foundation. It reflects the nature of the development of all of Asia – rapid development combined with loyalty to tradition. Acquaintance with Singapore usually begins with…

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What to See in Damascus (Syria)

Damascus (Syria)

According to ITYPEMBA, Damascus is located in the southwestern part of Syria at the foot of Mount Qasyun (1155 m) on the Barada River. This is one of the most ancient capitals in the world. For the first time in the annals it is mentioned in the 15th century BC, in addition, Damascus and its environs are described more than once in the Bible. Damascus throughout its history was a…

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What to See in Taipei (Taiwan)

Taipei (Taiwan)

According to ITYPEMBA, Taipei is the capital of Taiwan Province. This is a modern metropolis with a population of over 3 million people. Despite the fact that the city is young, and therefore cannot boast of ancient temples or palaces, here you can find many colorful temples, monuments to heroes and charming museums. Architecturally, Taipei is very diverse. It combines examples of traditional Chinese buildings, Japanese turn of the century…

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What to See in Bangkok (Thailand)

Bangkok (Thailand)

According to ITYPEMBA, Bangkok is the most-most city in Thailand: the most exotic, the most urbanized and ultra-modern, but at the same time, retaining the memory of past times. Its real name – Krung Tep Maha Nakorn Amon Rattanakosin Mahanindra Ayutthaya Mahadilok Pop Noprarat Ratchatani Burirom Udomratnivet Amonpiman Avatansatip Sapkakatiya Wisanukkampasit – is the longest in the world and is listed in the Guinness Book of Records. This is the…

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What to See in Manila (Philippines)

Manila (Philippines)

According to ITYPEMBA, Manila, the capital of the Philippines, is located in the northeast of Luzon on the coast of Manila Bay. The capital of the Philippines is a complex conglomerate, which includes up to 17 satellite cities, in which about 10 million people live. In the capital, you will be offered many excursions that will tell you about the history of this city and its environs. Among the interesting…

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Major Cities in Sri Lanka

Kandy (Sri Lanka)

Colombo (Sri Lanka) According to ITYPEMBA, Colombo is the capital of Sri Lanka. The city was founded by Arab traders, it received its current name from the Portuguese in 1517 in honor of Christopher Columbus. The northern part of the city is occupied by the young district of Fort. This is the financial center of Colombo – here are the offices of the largest firms, banks, trendy hotels, fashionable shops,…

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Major Cities in Japan

Sapporo (Japan)

Tokyo, Honshu Island (Japan) According to ITYPEMBA, Tokyo is the capital of industrial Japan – its heart. Connoisseurs of the aesthetics of industrial culture should definitely start their acquaintance with the Land of the Rising Sun from its main city, and it is better from its main shopping street Ginza – the most expensive shops and restaurants are located here. It was built by English architects when the city was…

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What to See in Kathmandu (Nepal)

Kathmandu (Nepal)

According to ITYPEMBA, Kathmandu is the capital and largest city of Nepal with a population of over 850 thousand people. It is located in the Kathmandu valley at an altitude of about 1300 m above sea level. The valley itself is surrounded on three sides by mountain ranges of the Mahabharat ridge, the main water artery of the valley is the Bagmati River, which flows through the entire valley from…

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Major Cities in Indonesia

Samarinda, East Kalimantan (Indonesia)

Jakarta, Java island (Indonesia) According to ITYPEMBA, Jakarta is the capital of Indonesia. The city was founded in 1527 on the northwest coast of Java. Its name is translated as “city of great victory”. During the time of the Dutch conquerors, Jakarta was renamed Batavia, but since 1949 it has acquired its former name. Now luxury hotels, numerous restaurants, fashionable shops and well-equipped beaches have been built here. The architecture…

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What to See in Seoul (South Korea)

Seoul (South Korea)

According to ITYPEMBA, Seoul is the capital of South Korea. People inhabited these places even before our era. On the site of the modern city, at the end of the 14th century, a small settlement of Hanyang was founded, which later turned into the main city of the Joseon state. It was surrounded by fortified walls, inside which the royal palace of Gyeong-bok was erected. From 1910 to 1942 the…

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