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One of the largest cities in Spain, Valencia, is located on the Mediterranean coast in the south-eastern part of Spain. City with a mild climate, here the air temperature ranges from 17 to 20 degrees Celsius. Summer in the city is very warm, winter is mild.
Valencia is a favorite tourist destination, especially in the summer. A variety of leisure activities, where you can do sports, taste the charm of the cultural and nightlife of the city, attracts people of different age categories. Continue reading
The antique building for mass spectacles – the Colosseum, located at the base of two of the seven elevations of the city – the Capitol and the Palatine, is considered one of the symbols of ancient Rome, and since 1979 has been under the protection of UNESCO.
HISTORICAL FACTS ABOUT WHICH YOU LIKELY DON’T KNOW:
The Colosseum might not have been built, but the Roman Emperor Flavius Titus Vespasian (the elder) decided to eliminate the traces of the rule of Claudius Nero. Construction began on the site of a reservoir with swans in the year 70. Continue reading
ST. BASIL’S CATHEDRAL
It is a religious building of the XVI century and the most recognizable temple in the world. The acknowledged fact was that Italian architects were invited to build this cathedral in Russia. Masters in construction used the decorations known at that time: “kokoshniki”, “arrows”, “beads”, “crosses”, “snakes”, the general combination of which looks harmonious. All the elevations of the temple are absolutely individual, the giant figured bricks are made of baked clay, which is a great sophistication. Continue reading