Some reasons that make visitors interested in Finland

When she arrived in Finland, the British tourist was curious: “How can they be happy at the temperature down to minus 50 degrees Celsius?”.


Lucy Cohen, a British girl, had to sob when she first arrived in Finland – one of the coldest countries in the world, where people lived in darkness for three months of the year.

Before leaving, Lucy was eager to hear many people say, “Come to Finland. This is the happiest place on Earth”. But she still wonders how the Finns can be happy when they face a negative temperature of 50 degrees Celsius in a long, dull winter. The young girl decided to go on a journey to learn about Finnish life.

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The question was gradually removed during her trip. Timo, the tour guide, has brought British tourists to discover the beauty in this country. Finland is the place where the sun lasts until midnight. After a cold winter, the sun will not dive from mid-May to mid-August. The sky is full of bright reds and yellows in the middle of the night that Lucy enchants like living in a summer night dream.

Vanhankaupunginlahti near Helsinki, to the summer cafes in the capital… She was impressed to know that Finns drink more coffee than anywhere in the world.

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In addition, Finland has more than 3 million saunas, of a total population of 5.5 million. The Finns taught Lucy a refreshing bath. It is after the sauna, you will take a deep breath to take courage, then jump into the cold water. Initially, female British tourists were quite scared. But when she was immersed in the icy water, she enjoyed the feeling of comfort that she had never experienced before.

At the center of the Oodi library, the young girl is quickly attracted to a collection of more than 100,000 books. “This is a destination worth visiting when you come to this northern European country”, Lucy said.

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“A lot of simple pleasures await you in the northwest of Helsinki about 45 minutes by car. It’s Nuuksio National Park”, Lucy said. Visitors here can go hiking along one of eight natural trails. Tour guides encourage visitors to earn their own food in the forest such as mushroom picking, fruit or some herbs. When she returned to the hotel, Lucy made her own herbal tea in the forest.

Another thing Lucy enjoyed was Santa’s hometown, also in Lapland, Finland. This is also a place where 70% of the area is covered by trees and is always in the list of the world’s best land.

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If you want to travel to Korea, find out the characteristics of modern sports in Korea

Korean sports are now more concerned than ever. Koreans are increasingly aware of the importance of sports with health. Sports love has penetrated the thoughts of every Korean citizen.


The Korean government now has a very formal sports development policy. Modern sports are being focused on research and development into sports science. Long-term, sustainable development and clear development policies have made Korean sports develop very strongly. Korea has the Korean Academy of Sports Science (KISS for short). If you come to Korea, you can come here to learn more about the policy as well as meet the experts who study sports science in this country.

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Korean sports thrive also because the country knows how to entertain, attracting a large audience. Only when there are a lot of audiences, will the sport have the resources to research and development.

In Korea, baseball and football are competing for the championship of people’s love, then basketball and golf. There are also sports that attract many viewers like volleyball, boxing and ssireum. Time on weekends, or on family vacation season, climbing, walking, playing chess is also very popular.

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Shorts, cycling and jogging are the two most popular morning sports in the country. Those with more athletic skills often form teams and play soccer in the morning. Other sports of choice are swimming, hiking, golf, skiing, water skiing, saltwater and freshwater fishing, windsurfing and handball.

If you visit Korea, you will find sports love originating from ancient times, very stable and well-researched and developed. You can visit Korea Sports Science Research Institute, elaborately invested outdoor stadiums, or buy tickets to watch a baseball game to experience the fun of visiting this country.

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Traditional sports or modern sports are also aimed at strengthening the body, increasing body resistance and fighting disease. However, unlike many other countries, Korean sports know how to apply the modernity of the era, enhance the promotion and image, enhance the entertainment and science in sports to stimulate development. Its superior. Come to Korea to deepen your understanding of the current sports and sports power of this country.

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Chez Reavie won the Travelers Championship 2019

The 37 years old golfer got 17 total score  and the first PGA Tour title after 11 years.


A week after being at the third place at the U.S. Open, Chez Reavie continues to hit high form on Tour with a 17-point at the Travelers Championship. That achievement helped him crowned at Travelers Championship with four sticks the way the second place – Keegan Bradley and Zack Sucher.

Lead six sticks when entering the last round, but won only in the hand after the 17th hole Reavie. Keegan Bradley, from distance in the first four holes after nine sticks, birdie four times in six holes from the 10th to the 15th hole holes. Reavie is just after Bradley a sticks in front of the pit 17.

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But there is also a turning fight pits with both. Bradley put the ball into a sand trap and then stick bogey, while Reavie birdie. The difference was extended into four sticks-distance that Bradley could not leveled when Reavie reached par in the last hole.

The travelers Championship is the second title of his career, and is the first Championship of Reavie after 250 PGA Tour events he played in. “This victory has great significance”, Reavie share. “I have many injuries, spent many years fades on the Tour. My persistence finally be rewarded”.

Reavie got into the top 20 in five of the six awards. He won nearly 1.3 million USD prize money for winning in Cromwell, Connecticut, United States of America.

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Brooks Koepka is the biggest names scheduled Travelers Championship. The world number one golfer’s only hit of the horizontal standard points (even par) through four rounds of the tournament, in which he did not. Koepka told the AP that he needed much more time to rest after two major power stretch. The 29 year old became the Champion of PGA Championship in May, and be the runner-up at the U.S Open last week.

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Discover the Eastern European gems for you to travel

In the journey to travel through Italy, Slovenia, Austria, Croatia, you have the opportunity to stop at famous destinations such as Lake Bled, Lake Plitvice, the green city of Ljubljana.


Eastern Europe is a land of many ups and downs, possessing a cultural heritage and diverse landscapes. Journey to Eastern Europe through 4 typical countries like Italy, Slovenia, Austria, Croatia helps you better understand the rich potential of tourism.

Ljubljana Green City (Slovenia)

Ljubljana is one of the most livable and green cities in Europe. Lonely Planet Magazine once commented that Ljubljana is “a perfect picture like Switzerland but living standards are much easier to breathe”.

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Since more than 10 years ago, Ljubljana has implemented a policy to ban all cars in the central region. Green spaces appear anywhere in the city, even in the central area, which is often crowded.

Ljubljana is an ancient city so just walking along the river in the city, visitors will easily encounter Roman cultural relics imprinted on the road. The symbol of Ljubljana is the Dragon Bridge with a beautiful and majestic dragon-shaped stone statue. Surrounded by old town with colorful houses of tile color and brick wall. Many outdoor cafes are located along the river or on paved roads.

Lake Bled – the jewel of the Balkan region (Slovenia)

The landscape in Slovenia changes constantly, visitors can see the blue sea and behind it is the majestic mountains, among the forests are vast plains. That opposition makes Slovenia different. The highlight of the country is only 20,000 km2 and the population of about 2 million is Lake Bled. Bled is like a jade in the Julian Alps, 55 km from the capital Ljubljana.

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The lake freezes completely from March 2-3 every year. At that time, people and tourists could walk on the lake. For the rest of the month, visitors will have the opportunity to admire its alluring beauty with turquoise clear water, swans swarming and castle shadows, the church looks down on the lake.

Surrounding Lake Bled is a green tree, the road leading up to Bled Castle winding down the side of the mountain. Since ancient times, it has become a favorite picnic, walking, cycling area of ​​local residents and tourists.

Town by Hallstatt lake (Austria)

As a small town on the lake, the Alps are behind, Hallstatt is one of the most famous villages in the world with poetic and peaceful beauty.

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Through many ups and downs of history, Hallstatt still maintains the charm of ancient churches, chalets, medieval castles with unique architecture creating an ancient small town. It is a UNESCO world heritage site and is one of Austria’s most popular tourist attractions.

Hallstatt is poetic with pastel-colored houses reflecting on the sparkling lake water. The beauty of houses and streets can be attractive enough for a number of tourists to come here, especially in the sunny summer. In winter, the shops close earlier, but the snowy city scenery is the dream of those who love photography.

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10 world-famous ghost towns in the world

Ghost towns are abandoned settlements for many reasons, including war, economic decline, natural disasters or pollution. Some have become tourist attractions.


1. Craco, Italy

This historic town dates back to 540 BC, built by Greeks. Over the centuries, the town developed constantly. In the early years of the 20th century, subsidence began to occur. In 1963, the whole town was forced to evacuate due to landslides. By 1980, this place was completely abandoned after a major earthquake. Today, Craco is uninhabited but is an attractive tourist destination.

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2. Pripyat, Ukraine

Pripyat is probably the most famous “ghost city” in the world. Founded in 1970, Pripyat is the 9th nuclear city of the Soviet Union, to support the nearby Chernobyl nuclear power plant. In 1986, when the Chernobyl disaster took place, the city at that time had nearly 50,000 people forced to evacuate all. Today, the level of radioactivity here has decreased, more and more Ukrainian companies are exploiting guided tours around the area.

3. Varosha, Famagusta, Cyprus

Varosha is the southern quarter of the city of Famagusta, which used to be the most attractive and attractive tourist attraction in the world. Many famous guests have come here to relax like Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton and Brigitte Bardot. In 1974, when Turkey invaded Cyprus, Varosha was occupied and the people were forced to flee. Today, Varosha is uninhabited and entry is prohibited.

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4. Oradour-Sur-Glane, France

Oradour-Sur-Glane is a village in central France, associated with painful memories during World War II. On June 10, 1944, 642 villagers including women and children were Slaughtered by Nazi Germany, only 30 people were lucky to escape. After the war, then French President Charles de Gaulle decided to turn the village into a memorial. A new village was also rebuilt nearby.

5. Bodie, California, USA

In the 19th century, Bodie was a bustling gold mining town with 2,000 buildings and about 7,000 inhabitants. The town began a recession in the early 20th century due to reduced mining profits. A few years later, when the railway was abandoned, the town officially turned into a ghost town in the wild West of America.

6. Glenrio, Texas/New Mexico, USA

Located on the border of the states of Texas and New Mexico, Glenrio was originally a railway town. There are many interesting business activities such as gas and gas distribution and many supermarkets and bars serving long-distance drivers. After Interstate 40 was built, no one was passing through this route, causing Glenrio to be abandoned and become a ghost town.

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7. Kennecott, Alaska, USA

Kennecott town used to be a copper mining center. At the beginning of the 20th century, copper was a valuable mineral due to the invention of electricity, cars, and phones. By the 1930s, copper mining in Kennecott declined gradually due to depleted copper mines. The last train on November 10, 1938 left Kennecott, marking the end of the town.

8. Kolmanskop, Namibia

In 1908, the town Kolmanskop was founded with the main purpose of exploiting diamonds. It is full of hospitals, bars, power stations, schools, theaters, casinos and sports areas. After World War II, the diamond mine was gradually exhausted, Kolmanskop was completely abandoned in 1956. Today, Kolmanskop is located in a restricted area, tourists need a permit if they want to visit.

9. Akarmara, Abkhazia/Georgia

Akarmara was an important coal-mining town during World War II. However, armed conflicts along with the economy declined, causing copper mines to be closed and people forced to relocate. Today, Akarmara is flooding with tourists and travel companies, they come here to experience the old Soviet architecture and the method of operation of copper mines.

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10. Kłomino, Poland

Kłomino is a small town in the old Pomerania province of Germany. During World War II, the Germans turned this place into a prisoner camp but were recaptured by the Soviet Red Army in 1945. The town became a military base. When the Soviet Union collapsed, this place was returned to Poland. The Polish government sold the town but no one cared, the people gradually left. Klomino currently has only 5 residents.

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The tourist destination in Iceland hangs closed tables, the indirect cause is said to be Justin Bieber

Attraction from singer Justin Bieber has made resorts in Iceland fall into tourists overload. The management board here had to make a decision to temporarily close, refusing to welcome guests, which made many people regret.


The phenomenon of tourists booming in Iceland in recent years has contributed greatly to this national economy. Although tourists flock to bring many benefits, but also bring a lot of consequences to the landscape here more or less affected, no longer retain the original beauty anymore.

Recently, a tourist resort in Iceland had to put up a closing board for tourists to come in mass after it was chosen by singer Justin Beiber to be the setting for filming the MV “I’ll Show You” in 2015. That’s is Fjadrargljufur gorge.

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Fjadrargljufur is a canyon located in southeast Iceland, about 100 meters deep and 2 km long, created by an erosion from glaciers millions of years ago. The Fjadra river flows between canyons, because the water is not deep and the river is not large, tourists can explore Fjadrargljufur by wading along the river in the summer.

Fjadrargljufur gorge was little known to foreigners and until the end of 2015, when Justin Bieber chose this place to make an MV, a large number of Canadian vocal fans rushed here to check-in, do For the number of tourists to explore this place, can not control.

Reportedly, Iceland Tourism Management Board decided not to give visitors the Fjadrargljufur gorge by crowded arrivals making the ecological environment of the canyon threatened. Some people are unconscious when stepping through the fence, going parallel to the pathway, causing the vegetation around the canyon to be seriously affected.

According to the representative of Iceland resort, male singer Justin Bieber has indirectly caused this situation. They do not completely blame Justin, but they hope celebrities need to be more careful about the effects they bring because it can affect others.

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Since the famous surprise, the number of tourists coming here is too crowded to create a wave of tourist boom. In 2018 alone, Fjadrargljufur welcomed a total of 2.3 million visitors, an increase of 20% each year. While tourists are more and more crowded, the infrastructure here has not fully developed for attentive service, so this place has to say goodbye to visitors for a while to embellish and repair before operating. come back.

Although the canyon has posted large signs about prohibiting visitors, some tourists still ignore it. Many drivers still persistently descended on the narrow, gravel road below, causing security personnel to frequently stop their vehicles to inform that the Fjadrargljufur landscape is suffering many damages, unable to receive more tourists half. In some cases, there are still cases of pleading and bribing security personnel to visit but are denied.

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That said, the tourists coming to a certain place, in addition to visiting and taking photos of check-in, please take care of the place, do not let the beautiful places have to turn closed in regret for themselves. who bring development to the tourism industry.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Sports Travel: The future driving force of the world tourism industry

Terry Stevens, consultant of the World Tourism Organization, presented many trends in tourism and sports tourism.


In 2001, in Barcelona, ​​the Secretary General of the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) and the President of the International Olympic Committee signed the “Press Release” to recognize tourism and sports as two motivations that contributed to the increase mutual understanding. This move has resonated around the world, is a breakthrough start to today, sports tourism is recognized as a potential field of global tourism.

According to the survey, there are over 1.1 billion people traveling around the world. UNWTO predicts that by 2020, this figure will reach 1.4 billion. The role of tourism can be generalized by numbers such as 9% of global GDP coming from tourism, there is one tourism job in every 11 jobs in the world and it brings this export value up to $ 1,500 billion.

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As for sports tourism, as a diverse industry, sports tourism is considered an important opportunity for emerging and developed destinations. EUROSPORT recently announced that sports tourism contributes about 800 billion USD, accounting for 10% of world tourism income and is on the rise of about 14% each year. Besides, they commented that sports tourism is the heart of global tourism growth.

Tourism British Columbia (Canada) research has proven to make this statement. Sports tourism is the fastest-growing type of tourism in the global tourism industry, bringing in more than US $ 3.4 billion in British Columbia in 2011. Research also shows that in some tourist destinations, tourism is possible. Sports accounted for 25% of total tourism revenue. Especially in the case of Australia and some parts of New Zealand, this figure is 55%.

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There is nothing amazing about the growth of sports tourism in the past 10 years. And in the mid-1990s, sports tourism was likened to the sleeping giant of tourism. In particular, the success of the 1992 Barcelona Olympics has made the city’s tourism industry grow rapidly, attracting the attention of global media, sports tourism has become a business sector. full potential through major sporting events and global sports such as golf, soccer and athletics.

Sports tourism is defined as follows: All forms from active and passive participation in sports activities, spontaneous or organized participation, for non-commercial reasons or trade business that needs to go out of place of residence and work place. According to this concept, a manual rock climbing up to the London marathon, from spontaneous to sporting events to the top, is a type of sport that can serve tourism.

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In particular, sports tourism activities do not have borders, are not limited by any factors such as culture, gender, social status. The market for sports tourism, too, can be for all subjects in society. Activities and events of sports tourism increasingly tend to be popular, can attract all classes of people, of all ages, genders, generations, cultures, ethnic groups, origins.

Besides, sports tourism brings greater value than hosting big events that is sustainable development. Sports tourism spread more widely, increasing national brand identity, creating conditions for many start-up businesses, getting the recognition of athletes participating in the event, more active citizens.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Photo check-in fiery, traveling more than 70 countries of the famous blogger

Spending all the youth to work hard to reach middle age can wander the region and set foot in any part of the world – is this not the dream of many people?


Danielle Greentree, also known as Instagram account @travel_a_little_luxury, is a true Australian woman with blue eyes and shiny blond hair. She has been a travel blogger since 3 years ago and has since become a phenomenon on Instagram with 100,000 followers.

By 2019, Danielle was over 46 years old, but most followers thought she was only in the age of 25 – 30. When asked about the secret of cheating more than two decades old with her looks. She affirmed thanks to her healthy body due to hard work traveling and inheriting good genes from her family.

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Danielle has proven that not only the young men and women with glamorous bodies or lavish players can become Travel Blogger, anyone can travel and inspire others, even if you are 25 or 50 years old.

The first photos Danielle shared were that after she had a trip to the Maldives with her husband, this is also one of her four favorite destinations: Maldives, Peru, Bora Bora and Italy. Danielle’s breathtaking floating photo set immediately brought a huge following, and she became a travel blogger from here.

In an interview with Yahoo Lifestyle, Danielle expressed: “Most of my destinations are summer resorts, where I can take a dip in turquoise water, and really can’t avoid it. out of bikini”.

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Perhaps not only because of the shimmering check-in photos on Instagram, but also the neat, “fiery” body but thanks to the refreshing energy source, the positive she conveys, the fans love Danielle Greentree more and more. Following her travel journey, the public, especially young people, have a belief in a healthy and healthy life despite their age.

Also during the interview, she shared her healthy lifestyle that helped the aging process slow down. Danielle did not eat processed foods, often eating fruits, vegetables and fish. Every day she spends an hour maintaining strength and fitness through sports like swimming, jogging, yoga …

Danielle thinks it is her age and her experiences that increase her blog’s credibility, although she rarely thinks about being nearly 50 years old. Up to now, in the travel map of female blogger U50, there are more than 70 countries. She spent most of her time outdoors and liked to share advice on exercise with fans.

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Above all, what she treasures the most is the pursuit of passion. “The journey opens the world with new experiences, new friends. This gives me a lot of energy when I return home and feel love”, Danielle said.

Age has never been, and will never be an obstacle for trips, as long as each person has enough passion, health and positive thoughts. As Helen Keller – the female writer, the American speaker once said: “Life is a daring adventure or nothing at all”. Whether we want it or not, we all have our own journeys. Just go and enjoy, how old is it okay, right?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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The cult series made Bangkok the hottest destination in April

A series of cultural events – entertainment simultaneously took place making Bangkok the hottest destination for young Asians in April.


If you have a free time and want to have a surprise trip, try it!

April 6-7: BTS World Tour “Love Yourself” in Bangkok

On April 6-7, two nights in the World Tour “Love Yourself” will be officially held at Bangkok’s Rajamangala National Stadium. Since the beginning of March, thousands of ARMY (BTS fan community) have been buying tickets and preparing a schedule to come to Thailand so hard. Fares of this event range from 2000-6800 bath.

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Not only is it a rare opportunity to meet bias at a close distance, this is also an opportunity for BTS fans to live in their idol’s music with the cost of travel and safe meals. with money. Known as the Rajamangala National Stadium – the place BTS chose to perform is Thailand’s largest stadium, accommodating nearly 50k spectators. With this visit, BigHit Entertainment’s pet is also the first idol from Korea to hold a concert here. Although it hasn’t happened yet, but with the heat of BTS and the Rajamangala stadium’s size, everyone can imagine how spectacular the scene will be!

From April 13-15: Songkran traditional festival

On this day, every place in Thailand is closed, people flock to the street to … compete with each other to shoot water. In the concept of the land of Golden Temple, the more you get wet when playing Songkran, the more success and luck you will gain in that year.

Loạt sự kiện đình đám khiến Bangkok trở thành điểm đến hot nhất tháng 4 này, trong đó có một sự kiện mang tính cột mốc với Kpop - Ảnh 6.

Songkran holidays in Thailand usually take place in  3 days. The first day (Wan Sungkharn Long) is used to clean the house and shake off the old ones, the second day (Wan Nao) is preparing food in the upcoming holidays, the 3rd day (Wan Payawan) is the day up. The temple offered food, clothes, cleaned the Buddha and sprinkled fragrant water, which was also the beginning of the water festival.

April 28: Concert Ed Sheeran

Another artist chose Bangkok as a sweeping point in April, and it was Ed Sheeran – the prince of sweet love songs. In Asia, Ed’s World Tour goes through a series of major cities such as Tokyo (Japan), Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia), Seoul (South Korea), Singapore, Jakarta (Indonesia)…

Loạt sự kiện đình đám khiến Bangkok trở thành điểm đến hot nhất tháng 4 này, trong đó có một sự kiện mang tính cột mốc với Kpop - Ảnh 16.

Tickets for this event range from 2000-6000 bath. The interesting thing is that the venue for Ed Sheeran’s concert is also where BTS will perform 3 weeks earlier. In addition to fans from Thailand, this event also attracts fans from many neighborhoods such as Taiwan, China …

The chance to get into the crowd once and sing a bunch of Ed’s hits like “Shape of you”, “Thinking out loud”, “Photograph” … is very close. Do you dare to play loudly once for them to admire them? 2 more weeks to think about!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Nightmare of passengers stranded on drifting yachts in Norway

An American passenger could not forget the moment when she heard horrible noises and the ship shook, the water rushed in.


Viking Sky’s yacht carries 1,373 passengers and crew when its engine is suddenly broken in Norway’s famous wave-prone coast. The crew sent an emergency signal at noon on March 23. In the dark night, 5 helicopters rescued hundreds of tourists on the ship wobbly on the wave. The rescue took place in difficult conditions, severe weather with wind gusts of nearly 70 km/h and waves of up to 8 m.

Passenger Dereck Brown replied to Norwegian newspaper Romsdal Budstikke: “We saw two people taken off the boat on a stretcher. Everyone was alert, many were scared but still calm.” Around 16:30 on March 24, the yacht docked after 6 hours was towed to the sea, the New York Times reported. All the remaining passengers on the boat were safe, and began flying home last night.

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“We confirmed 20 people were injured in this incident, and are being cared for at medical centers in Norway, some have been discharged”, Viking Ocean Cruises, a company representative said. Carolyn Savikas from Pennsylvania (USA) could not forget the moment when she heard “horrible noises” and the ship shook, water rushed in. “We were sitting in a restaurant when suddenly a big wave rushed over, the water was all over the floor. All I saw was the limbs, the water and the tables and chairs, just like what you saw in Titanic”, she said. answer Norwegian newspaper VG.

Rodney Horgen, who lives in the state of Minnesota (USA), went on a cruise to Norway to make his pilgrimage longing for his hometown, but the experience quickly turned into a nightmare, according to AP. The 62-year-old man knows what happens when the yacht is tilted, all passengers are taken to a central room where there is a lifeboat. He felt like the end of the world when a big wave broke through the window, dragging his wife, Judie Lemieux, down over 9 meters on the floor.

Trực thăng đưa hành khách vào bờ ngày 24/3. Ảnh: Svein Ove Ekornesvag/AP.

“When the windows and doors opened, the two-meter-high water stream swept away many people and the furniture went a few meters away. I grabbed his wife’s hand but could not hold it tightly. thrown in the opposite direction when the wave changed direction”, Mr. Horgen recalled.

Many passengers were injured due to broken glass cutting into their hands and face. Despite being a veteran fisherman, Mr. Horgen has never experienced such a violent sea. “I don’t expect much. I know how cold the water is, where we are, what the waves are, and everything. You won’t be able to stay for too long. It’s horrifying”, he said.

Hành khách ngồi đợi được sơ tán khỏi du thuyền vào 23/3. Ảnh: Michal Stewart.

Police said the crew was afraid of the stranded ship, so they managed to dock in Hustadvika Bay so that the rescue could take place. A tugboat and two other ships support Viking Sky from the bay to Molde, Norway.

Before the accident, the yacht took passengers through the towns and cities of Narvik, Alta, Tromso, Bodo and Stavanger (Norway), scheduled to arrive at Tilbury on the Thames (England) on March 26. The 12-day trip begins on March 8 in Bergen, northern Norway. Passengers on board mainly carry US, British, Canadian, New Zealand and Australian nationalities.

 

 

 

 

 

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