Tikal – Mayan Metropolis

Tikal (Guatemala) was the capital of a conquest state that became one of the most powerful kingdoms of the ancient Maya. It dates back to 4th century BC. I have visited it in 2008, four years before the end of Mayan calendar. Today we know that the end of the world procrastinated by some didn’t happen. […]

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Savoy Hotel was opened in 1889 as the first luxury hotel in Britain, it is considered to be London’s most famous hotel. After two weeks of email correspondence and a telephone call to the hotel’s press office, Savoy’s management refused me the right to take any pictures inside the building, even using my discrete compact […]

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