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Pasqualita — Dead Bride's wedding dresses store

16-09-2022

Pasqualita — Dead Bride's wedding dresses store

Behind the glass window of a small wedding fashion store in the Mexican city of Chihuahua stands a tall slender figure dressed in a ...

Are you going to Bulgaria? That's what you can't do in this country!

14-09-2022

Are you going to Bulgaria? That's what you can't do in this ...

Bulgarians are very friendly people. You need to do something extraordinary to make them offended or angry. But still, there are ...

How Western hygiene standards are seen in other parts of the world

13-09-2022

How Western hygiene standards are seen in other parts of the ...

For the population of Europe, Australia and the Americas, the use of a toilet bowl and toilet paper, as well as bathing in the ...

The tragic story of a noble bandit Salvatore Giuliano

12-09-2022

The tragic story of a noble bandit Salvatore Giuliano

Salvatore Giuliano is one of the national heroes of Sicily. A young man he went to the mountains and declared war on the rich, who ...

People without a permanent place of residence: an Italian photographer has created a unique project about the life of Gypsies

12-09-2022

People without a permanent place of residence: an Italian ...

Since the time when the Roma people left India about 1500 years ago, they have been constantly subjected to discrimination and ...

Leopard People are cruel and mysterious killers from West Africa

12-09-2022

Leopard People are cruel and mysterious killers from West Africa

From the beginning to the middle of the 20th century, there was a Leopard society in West Africa — a secret organization of ...

How the cherry blossom became a sacred tree for the Japanese

12-09-2022

How the cherry blossom became a sacred tree for the Japanese

When we hear about sakura, we most often think of Japan. It is in this country that a real cult of this tree has reigned for many ...

Marriageable girls: how do underage brides live in Georgia

11-09-2022

Marriageable girls: how do underage brides live in Georgia

No one knows exactly how many underage girls get married in Georgia. According to the UN Population Fund, at least 17% of girls in ...

27 designers from around the world: what it means to be attractive and stylish in their country

10-09-2022

27 designers from around the world: what it means to be ...

Standards of beauty are actually different in every country and sometimes region. It depends on the culture, even economic ...

Ubang is a unique village in Nigeria, where men and women speak different languages

09-09-2022

Ubang is a unique village in Nigeria, where men and women ...

They say that women are aliens from Venus, and men are from Mars. Nowhere is this more obvious than in Ubang – a unique peasant ...

Oh, those beautiful eyes are the mirror of the soul

07-09-2022

Oh, those beautiful eyes are the mirror of the soul

The eyes are the mirror of the soul. This phrase perfectly reflects what we feel when our gaze is immersed in someone else's. ...

The Bloody Sun of Russia: what kind of person was the Holy Baptist Prince Vladimir

06-09-2022

The Bloody Sun of Russia: what kind of person was the Holy ...

The grandson of Rurik and the son of Igor, Prince Svyatoslav, was a true pagan who preferred the battlefield to the Kiev prince's ...

Indians about Russia and Russians

06-09-2022

Indians about Russia and Russians

The magazine "My Planet" continues its series of publications about what foreigners think about our compatriots. This time the ...

Why did Europeans eat Egyptian mummies during the Middle Ages

06-09-2022

Why did Europeans eat Egyptian mummies during the Middle Ages

Europeans have not always been enlightened. During the Middle Ages, the Italian, French, and German nobility ate the powdered ...

5 reasons for the longevity of Chinese residents, or Why the Chinese live longer than other peoples of the world

04-09-2022

5 reasons for the longevity of Chinese residents, or Why the ...

Many believe that China is leading in terms of population due to the high birth rate. This is not quite true, because life ...

One day in the life of two young refugees from North Korea

04-09-2022

One day in the life of two young refugees from North Korea

Kim Kyung-ok still remembers running after balloons, boxes of foreign humanitarian aid filled with South Korean noodles and letters ...

Unusual funeral rituals in Indonesia

04-09-2022

Unusual funeral rituals in Indonesia

In the picturesque mountainous region of South Sulawesi in Indonesia, there is an ethnic group called the Toraji. These simple ...

Sign of death: why Asians fear of the number "4"

02-09-2022

Sign of death: why Asians fear of the number "4"

China, Japan and Korea are the main economic and technological leaders of the world. However, this does not prevent the inhabitants ...

Korovai — a mysterious tribe of cannibals, who recently learned about civilization

02-09-2022

Korovai — a mysterious tribe of cannibals, who recently ...

The Korowai (or Kolufo) are a mysterious tribe that lives in the southeastern part of Papua, Indonesia. Until the 1970s, the ...

13 Things That Might Make You Drop Everything and Go to Japan

31-08-2022

13 Things That Might Make You Drop Everything and Go to Japan

Japan is a country that has something for everyone, whether it's sushi and Sailor Moon, neon skyscrapers and imperial palaces, or ...

"100 faces in 100 countries": emotional portraits of passengers of Istanbul airport

29-08-2022

"100 faces in 100 countries": emotional portraits of ...

Mustafa Kanca – photographer from Istanbul, who works at the airport Ataturk. Istanbul is a place where constantly intersect the ...

Why young and healthy Japanese women wear diapers?

29-08-2022

Why young and healthy Japanese women wear diapers?

You can imagine that a young and absolutely healthy person on their own went in the diaper? I think that kind of nonsense? But the ...

Civil war in Mexico: how ordinary citizens are attacked by drug cartels

29-08-2022

Civil war in Mexico: how ordinary citizens are attacked by ...

In 2006 the Mexican government declared war on drug cartels. Criminal clans controlled whole regions of the country and dealt with ...

Sold into slavery and killed in the Alps, what was the end of children's crusade, the terrible adventure of the middle Ages

29-08-2022

Sold into slavery and killed in the Alps, what was the end of ...

In 1212, Europe has gone mad. Was started the next crusade to Jerusalem. This time to liberate the Holy Sepulchre has gathered the ...

The city of Orania is an example of white self-organization in the conditions of black racism

28-08-2022

The city of Orania is an example of white self-organization ...

Since 1994, there has been a small town called Orania on the territory of South Africa. It is inhabited exclusively by white ...

Poignant portraits of Pyrenean gypsies in the style of old paintings

26-08-2022

Poignant portraits of Pyrenean gypsies in the style of old ...

Madrid photographer Pierre Gonnord has created a series of photographs called "Dreams Over Time" (The Dream Goes Over Time). The ...