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How many lakes in Karelia? Lakes is a true visiting card of the Republic. Only relatively large lakes – more than 60 thousand, but the exact number of lakes along…

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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…

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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…

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Trip to lake Chao LAN national Park, Khao SOK, Phuket Thailand

Trip to lake Chao LAN national Park, Khao SOK, Phuket Thailand

Fishing and spearfishing in lakes of the nature reserve Khao SOK.

Ciao Ian, this is the name of the lake in the national Park of Khao SOK in 150 kilometers from Phuket. The lake is tectonic fault area of 200 square kilometers, in size about as Seliger. Recently the water level of the lake is artificially raised even higher by wining the sushi area.

The nature of a unique, wild jungle around the lake for hundreds of miles of the Park. In natural conditions national Park is home to thousands of species, many of which are not safe. The water is fresh, crystal clear, transparent in 10 meters, perfect for underwater fishing, and many wild Islands and underwater caves, whose art structure gives the water a milky color, a lot of fish, mostly of birds, but only mostly.

In the reserve is prohibited any construction on the shore there are no buildings, so the Bungalow (the only possible housing) float directly on the water. The hotel is a huge raft of age-old eighty-meter trees, which are linked in whole streets, along which are houses, in each hotel there is a restaurant where happy to prepare freshly caught fish, the food is really very tasty, fish caught right from the property, Continue reading

The 8 most magical places on Earth

Have you ever seen a miracle? Such, the faint? No need skeptical to shake his head and say that miracles do not happen, because on Earth there are such places, visiting you must believe in miracles.

On the river you can take a romantic boat ride.

This charming place in Mexico’s Mayan Riviera was discovered recently, in 2005, by happy coincidence, a local farmer. Rio Secreto is a river in the cave under the ground with many beautiful stalactites and stalagmites. Despite the large number of obstacles, the cave is quite safe for tourists: one can descend into the deep to see the underwater life, while others just take a boat ride along the romantic river.

Colored lake Kelimutu, Indonesia

Lakes change their colors due to the many minerals dissolved in water.

On the Indonesian island of Flores at a height of more than a thousand miles in the craters of Kelimutu volcano is located three unusual lake. Within a couple years, they independently from each other are changing color: can be turquoise, green, red and even black. Residents of the local villages believe that the souls of the dead there goes the people, Continue reading

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How many lakes in Karelia?

Lakes is a true visiting card of the Republic. Only relatively large lakes – more than 60 thousand, but the exact number of lakes along with forest Lambada (the so-called Karelia in small forest lakes) is almost impossible to calculate. But the statistics are impressive – the total area of lakes of Karelia — about 18 thousand square kilometers. According to experts, 25% of the area of Karelia occupied by the lake – from giant to tiny reservoirs of lambesc.

Large lakes of the Republic of Onega and Ladoga.

Lake Onega (Onega) – it also informally called Onega sea – is located in the southeastern part of the Republic. On the shores of lake Onega are located in the city of Petrozavodsk, Kondopoga, Medvezhyegorsk. The lake is fed by about 50 rivers, and flows only one — the Svir river.

The lake area without the Islands is from 9.7 thousand square km (without Islands); the volume of water mass is 285 cubic meters; the length from North to South — 245 km, maximum width — to 91.6 km, Average depth is 30 m and the maximum is 127 m. the Height above sea level of 33 m. the length of the coastline on the mainland 1542 km, with Islands — 2699 km

Lake Ladoga (Ladoga; the historical name is nebo) is the largest freshwater lake in Europe. Continue reading

Lembolovsky lake, the largest lake on the Karelian isthmus
Land plots in cottage villages near Lembolovsky lake Stretches is a natural “font” among the hills in the Vsevolozhsk district of the Leningrad region. It attracts attention not only for…

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The Earth Chronicles
The biggest lakes in the world: top 10 For those who have never been interested in lakes, it will be interesting to see what their sizes sometimes exceed the size…

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