August 22, 2014
June 14, 1985 was signed the Schengen Agreement provides for the gradual abolition of border controls at their common borders between the member countries of the contract. Originally the contract was signed Belgium, Germany, France, Netherlands and Luxembourg. Later he was joined by Greece, Italy, Spain, Austria, Portugal, Sweden, Denmark, Iceland, Norway and Finland. The agreement was called 'Schengen' on behalf of the city where it was the Schengen concluded, the participating States and became known as the Schengen countries. This agreement was of great importance not only for citizens of member countries, but also for everyone else, because after its entry into force no longer need to design a set of visas for travel to Europe.
For example, if you have a Schengen visa to Germany, to travel from Germany to France or Italy, you no longer need to apply for a visa at the French or Italian Embassy. You can with a visa to Germany freely across borders of participating countries the Schengen agreement. However, in obtaining a Schengen visa there are a number of visa restrictions, which is useful to remember. Firstly, the visa should be requested at the embassy of the country, which is the main host country. If you have additional questions, you may want to visit Steven Rosenthal Northland. Second, enter the Schengen area is desirable in the country which issued the visa to you. Transit is permitted but at the same time be prepared to answer questions about the purpose of border guards and the route of travel. Established uniform requirements for obtaining a Schengen visa for temporary entry (90 days), the applicant must have a valid passport, expiry date, at least 3 months duration should overlap the planned trip, to have documents confirming the purpose and nature of the trip (business invitation, the original invitation of an individual, travel voucher, etc. certified (legalized) in an area of the country where the act or the inviting party) to have documents confirming the purpose and nature of the trip (business invitation, the original invitation individual, a travel voucher, etc. certified (legalized) in an area of the country where the act or the inviting party) have sufficient financial means to stay (out of 100 U.S. $ per day) and to return to their country of citizenship or a third country where he is guaranteed entry (tickets or confirmation of their reservation) or be able to get the money legally way, have the appropriate international health insurance certificate (insurance policy must be valid for all countries of the Schengen area) do not appear on a list of persons whose entry into the country areas closed and do not pose a danger to public order or national security or international relations of the participating countries; fill in the questionnaire, most of the issues which are common to all Schengen states.
April 22, 2014
From Stone Age to Albrecht Durer in the German National Museum, the largest museum of German art and culture, the visitor will appear almost all at one time played an important role in the development of German countries. All source material on German history, literature and art included in a beautifully cataloged general index, which has no equal in the world. General museum fund totals more than 1.2 million exhibition facilities. Various museum exhibits are located in 17 special section. Museum exhibits cover the period from the history of primitive society and ancient history to the second half of the 20th century. 20 000 exhibited objects invite the visitor a journey through time, from Stone Age axes passing medieval sculptures and paintings by Albrecht Durer Emperor and completing a costume out of felt by Joseph Beuys, 1971.
In addition, the regularly conducted Special exhibitions are presented graphically distinct topics in art history and culture of German-speaking countries. Even on the street we are impressed harmonious blend of historic and modern architecture. Within permanent exhibition of the German National Museum in Nuremberg offers a unique opportunity for the imperial fortress on the spot to get acquainted with the value of the building structure and its eventful history. Exhibited items are used for better visibility of complex structural elements of the fortress. On the basis of the museum's exhibits can understand the importance of the imperial fortress of Nuremberg, which was her inherent power as a symbol of the "Holy Roman Empire of German Nation" from 12 to 16 cc.
March 10, 2014
Do not disappoint your friends, grab a pair of bottles, and maybe more, of the drink. Particularly popular brands such as "Trappist" and Abbaye. Will not go away and the ladies, they are prepared according to old recipes beer "Scream" from the ripe berries of cherry and black currants. A good complement to the beer will be acquired by local sausage. Going into the butcher shop, you just can not resist the temptation to buy a couple of kilos of Belgian sausages. Assortment of meat products will satisfy even the most demanding gourmets. Wonderful gift will textiles and world-famous Belgian lace.
If your family has a hand-made fans, for them you can buy few meters of lace fabric. Believe me, you'll hear a lot of thanks to his side after such a gift. Also, you can buy ready-made products such as napkins, towels or curtains. For fashionistas and lovers of exclusive clothing and beautiful gift will become a luxury of this beautiful dress lace fabric. And speaking of clothing, in Belgium, a huge network of boutiques and shops where you can buy things from well-known designers and fashion designers. Specialists will help you choose the right wardrobe and make you a real European fashionistas or mod. In Belgium, a lot of markets where you can find quite unexpected things.
They You will find dealers in antiques and paintings. Shopkeepers offer you beautiful old watches, coins, candlesticks and all sorts of other interesting pieces. How overjoyed your father or grandfather of the trip when you bring him old pipe or cigarette case! This will be a great gift. Do not forget about the souvenir shops. Local vendors will offer you a lot of fun magnets, and various clay and porcelain figurines, books on Belgium and the mass other pleasant trifles. Saying goodbye to Belgium, you get home, not only with a suitcase full of gifts for family and friends, but also overflowing with soul emotions and feelings experienced in this interesting journey. Photos of ancient castles and stone bridges remain permanently in your memory for good impressions about this country.
November 2, 2013
Enjoy the real jewel boss: a massive table lighter in the shape of an old locomotive, which pulled out of the pipe is not smoke, and fire. Your boss certainly would be happy about such an original and authentic pieces. It will take its rightful place on his desk and will soon become the subject of who would envy a lot of visitors. All of this certainly the best impact on the self-chief, which will certainly be reflected on his relationship to you – a careful and ingenious slave. If your boss in your absence up smoking, buy him a gift Nebraska commemorative coin, issued in 2006. It depicts Mount Chimney Rock, one of the attractions of the state. To select an appropriate gift for a friend, stay in the store of classical western clothes. In this old town store Elsworth you from a variety of products whose quality is known far beyond the borders of Nebraska and are actively marketed across the country will easily find something worthy to express your feelings.
Well, if it is a bag that is distinguished not only excellent quality but also unique, a little sloppy style. Now, going on a picnic or a walk with my girlfriend, your friend will always feel brave the pioneers who keep in their stylish and roomy bag is necessary. Do not leave without attention to your elders! Make them happy with nice covers for chairs and stools made in the technique Quilting. These three-dimensional patchwork produce a historic town in Nebraska, where every tourist can see firsthand what life was the first settlers in the colonization of the West. Now this bright, elegant bags, stitched gay masters, dressed in ancient costumes, will serve as the older generation of your family. It is a pity that when choosing gifts can bring their household of an exotic animal zoo in Nebraska, or the famous plane of the Strategic Air Command Museum. You can not repeat to you and your family in front of the tricks you have seen on the show Wild West. But you have a camera and the memories that you generously share with your friends and close, and therefore transmit the unique spirit of freemen and puzzles felt in Nebraska, you are on forces!
March 27, 2012
General Information Maldives archipelago comprises 26 atolls, which are located 700 km south-west of Ceylon, the new name of Sri Lanka, and crosses the equator. The area of the archipelago is – 90 thousand km. The archipelago consists of about 1200 islands, but only 200 of them inhabited and 90 islands, are the hotels. Typically, a single island – this is one hotel that is the whole territory of the island belongs to the hotel, Maldives – One of the best places in the world for snorkeling and Occupation diving. Here, this is all: the uninhabited islands, warm and crystal clear waters with excellent visibility, sometimes exceeding 50 meters, a huge number and variety of reef marine life, you must encounter sea turtles, manta rays, dolphins. All hotels have diving centers, staffed by professional instructors who speak the main European languages (in some hotels – and in Russian). They conduct courses for beginners and dives for experienced divers. Those wishing to offer excursions to the capital of the archipelago – the city of Male, you can visit the fishing village, very popular with tourists, especially newlyweds – trips to uninhabited islands, half day or full day with a picnic on the beach, many addicted to catching tuna and blue marlin in the morning or evening, helicopter rides.
The capital Male 'International Airport Hulule located on a separate island near Male. The climate is tropical monsoon climate, hot and humid, and temperatures around 30C all year round, water – around 26C, short rains mostly at night. Because of the close location to the equator the seasonal changes associated with the monsoon, are insignificant. During the southwest monsoon (May to October), more often it rains, strong waves of the sea are most frequent in June. Season the northeast monsoon (from November to February) is the dry season. State language – Dhivehi, close to the Sinhalese.
January 22, 2012
The first written mention of Zagreb is to 1094g. When King Ladislaus I founded the bishopric at Mount Kaptol. Near the bishopric was the city Hradec artisans, who in 1242 was declared a free city and always competed with Kaptol. Later, in 1851. Hradec Kaptol and merged into a single city of Zagreb, and now they together constitute the so-called Upper town – a medieval historical district of Zagreb. The upper city is famous for its architectural landmarks, lots of cozy cafes and restaurants, picturesque town market, where you can buy fresh fruit. The central square in Zagreb bears the name of Ban Jelacic, the national hero of Croatia, whose monument stands in the center square. Turn right on the area of Ban Jelacic, you'll see the monumental task of the Cathedral St.
Stephen's Cathedral looming over Kaptolskoy area. The cathedral was built in Gothic Revival style for several centuries and the present appearance in 1899. Near the cathedral is the Archbishop's Palace and the fortress walls with fortification towers, built in the Middle Ages to protect the cathedral and diocese. Nearby is a building of the Croatian parliament and presidential palace. Another attraction is the upper town St. Mark's Church, built in the 14th century, it has a unusual roof tile on which was painted in the colors of the flag of Croatia. One of the oldest streets of Upper Town – Tkachicheva street, this is one of the most popular holiday destinations of the townspeople and tourists.
Street Tkachicheva originates from the area of Ban Jelacic, and leads into the old city, it is almost all composed of many small restaurants, cafes and shops that always filled with tourists, every house on this street has its own individual person, houses are painted in different colors, many decorated with drawings and decorative elements. Another historical part of Zagreb – the so-called Lower City, this part of Zagreb was built mainly during the 19th century. Here are the National Theater, Museum Mimar, Archaeological Museum, the National University Botanic Garden, Gallery and many Shtrosmayera other museums. Zagreb is one of the greenest cities in Eastern Europe, in the city has many parks, the most famous of which – this park "Maksimir" an area of 18 hectares, a popular place for walking and recreation citizens. The park was opened to the public at 1794g. and became the first of its kind in the city park in Eastern Europe, in addition to the park is the Zagreb Zoo.