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How Christians and Muslims divided Hagia Sophia

St. Sophia Cathedral towers over Constantinople, now Istanbul, nearly fifteen hundred years. It began to be built in 532 when the Byzantine emperor Justinian I ordered the rebuilding of the temple on the site of the basilica that had burnt down during the uprising of “Nika”.

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Where did you find it? The most unusual holiday souvenirs

If you do not want to buy a trinket that will gather dust on the far shelf are looking for something that will truly surprise and raise questions among guests, pay attention to local manufactures and crafts. Today we have compiled for you a small list of unusual souvenirs from some countries, and, of course, in every corner of the world, there is something to add it.

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Your neighbors are ghosts

The tradition of celebrating Halloween is no longer the prerogative of English-speaking countries, in the whole world at the end of October, young people organize theme parties and dress in costumes of witches, corpses and other evil spirits.