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China ABC-the sixteenth Chapter: Folk tales and legends: the Story of West lake

China radio International

West lake is located in Eastern China and annually attracts many tourists. In the XIV century the city was visited by the famous Italian traveler Marco Polo called Hangzhou “Paradise city, beautiful and noblest in the world”.

West lake is the main attraction of Hangzhou, the most famous lake in China. The lake is very picturesque and attracts Chinese and foreign tourists. Around the lake are two beautiful dams, which are called Sudi and Baidi. They were assigned the names of two known in the country’s history, poets–Changzhou su and Bai Juyi. These two poets were praising the beautiful scenery in their beautiful stihotvoreniya. “Can’t leave Hangzhou from the love of the lake” (Bai Juyi). “I would like to compare West lake beauty, great and small, and in heavy make-up” (su Changzhou).

West lake is known worldwide for its ten sights. In particular, “Melting snow at broken bridge”, ” the Autumn Moon over the Calm lake”, etc.

However, the lake is famous not only for its beauty but also famous sad love legend called “the Legend of White snake”. This beautiful legend passed down from generation to generation. That’s what it says.

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The Most unusual lakes in the world

On our planet it is hard to imagine that it was not an enormous number of reservoirs that are now. Among the lakes is very beautiful, has a romantic or scary, but just unusual. They have a strange color of the water, amazing nature around or even strange behavior such as the disappearance of strictly in the middle of March.

Lake Morning Glory, Yellowstone national Park in USA

This small hot spring in a length of not more than two kilometers. He has a very capricious nature and amazing behavior. Very often, the source changes its color from purple ink to the shade of light turquoise. In addition to this, it behaves absolutely not always: sometimes the surface is calm, and sometimes it begins to boil and worry.

Originally the water temperature was quite high, but plugging the source from the bottom tourists throw coins “helped” to decrease the temperature level. Well, that although the water remained clear and clean.

Lake Kliluk (Spotted lake) in Canada

Spotted lake is literally a solution of mineral salts and substances. If the water evaporates on the surface of the lake appear fanciful island. And depending on the time of year they have a different color. Lake water is therapeutic because canadian Indians revered the lake as sacred. However, to swim in it will not work Continue reading

The largest lake of Europe!

Yes ,indeed it was in Karelia is the largest lake in Europe! The bowl of this lake contains 908 cubic metres of fresh water.The name of this bowl-lake Ladoga.If you look at history ,the historical name of this lake — Nevo, and it belongs to the basin Baltic sea of the Atlantic ocean. On the shores of lake Ladoga are of Sortavala Piccareta ,Lahdenpohja in Karelia,and in some cities of the Leningrad region. In the lake Ladoga fall 35 rivers, and originates only one — Neva. In the southern half of the lake — three large bays: the Svir, Volkhov and Shlisselburg lips.This lake is an inexhaustible source of drinking water for the Northern capital of Russia city of St. Petersburg.

Lake Ladoga in the area of Sortavala

The main attraction,except of course the beautiful scenery of this lake is Walanski the archipelago.Well, to begin with,what is an archipelago? This is a group of Islands located close to each other are not only similar geological structure,but the derivation ,which can be continental,and volcanic or coral.One of these Islands is very famous worldwide for the ancient Transfiguration monastery.

Walanski the archipelago is located in the Northern part of the lake,which Continue reading

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