10 great streets in the world
• 10 great streets of the world
Speaking of the most beautiful and interesting places of the planet, which can and must be seen with my own eyes, we can not ignore 10 magnificent boulevards and avenues, adorning various cities in the world.
Let's see what kind of streets, because some of them may be the goal of the upcoming trip, or even walking - for example, the notorious avenue in our "cultural capital".
Symbol of beauty and grandeur of Paris, Chapms-Elysees, (Chance Lisa), considered one of the grandest streets in the world. It is the legendary Arc de Triomphe and no less legendary boutiques and restaurants, which, of course, attracts thousands of tourists. This street with the romantic name - a mandatory item on the program visit the French capital.
La Rambla connects Plaça Catalunya with the monument to Christopher Columbus and is always bubbling street in the center of Barcelona. Rambla beloved and guests of the city, and local residents. They say that walking down this street filled with flower stalls and street performers, there is a passionate desire to La Rambla never ended.
Illuminated bright lights of Las Vegas offers all wishing to live in luxury hotels, to try to become a millionaire in the casino or just to have rest at a noisy party at the pool. Of course, the main street of the city, Las Vegas Strip is an area of increased concentration of all the above mentioned, and just a very beautiful place in the US state of Nevada.
"There is nothing better than Nevsky Prospect, at least in St. Petersburg; for him it is all. What does not shine this street - the beauty of our capital, "- Nikolai Gogol wrote with admiration. The main street of St. Petersburg breathes not only history, but also culture, representing a mystical place, where once there were the events of the world-famous novel by Dostoevsky. Nevsky Prospect - one of the main attractions, which is in a hurry to see western tourists, being in the city.
The Shanghai Nanjing Road (Nanjing Road) - the most famous shopping street in China, and perhaps in all of Asia. The length of the longest shopping street is six kilometers away. Here you can buy everything from antiques to the ancient fast food. Hard to believe, but every day this street visited by millions of people!
Rome, Italy. According to one of the ancient Roman road, Via Appia, in our days rushing cars, but part of it, which leads to the outskirts of the city, almost completely preserved its original appearance. Walk along Via Appia, among centuries-old ruins and archaeological sites, leave unforgettable memories.
Jerusalem, Israel. Via Dolorosa (Via Dolorosa), "The road of sorrow" - the path that Jesus walked from the place of the sentence to death to Calvary. Along the way there are various events that stopped the sad procession. Today canonized 14 stops or stations, each of which is marked chapels or churches. Via Dolorosa - a sacred place for Israelis and pilgrims from around the world.
Broadway - the longest and widest street in New York, along which, without interfering with each other, are located about fifty theaters.
In 1925, Vladimir Mayakovsky dedicated this street several emotional strings:
Look to the left - mommy mother!
Right - the mother of my mom!
There is something to look at Moscow's lads.
And at the end of the day does not reach. This is New York.
This is Broadway. Hau do you do!
I love the city of New York.
Paseo de la Reforma - the main avenue in Mexico City and the famous all over the continent. It is on the Paseo de la Reforma is the famous Independence Monument, aka Angel (Monumento a la Independencia and El Angel), which, incidentally, shows the majority of Mexican soap operas as a symbol of the capital. On Sundays Avenue is closed to vehicular traffic, making a walk on it very enjoyable pastime.
Celebrated Lima Vajkule London Piccadilly Street (Piccadilly) took care of a lot of interesting places - from theaters to luxury hotels and restaurants. Wide and busy street in the evening spectacularly illuminated with lights, attracting tourists 24 hours a day.