Every fisherman knows that Syme is a well-known Finnish brand of products for fishermen. But if you dig a little deeper into the origin of this name, it’s clear that Saimaa is the largest lake in Finland and the fourth largest in Europe. Though, to be more precise, Saimaa, is the group of lakes with many Islands and passages between them, formed in the hollow of glacial origin.
They say that on the territory of the lake can accommodate such a country as Belgium. Say something they say, but the Finnish guys think such comparison is incorrect in relation to sovereign Finland, and we therefore on this page let’s try to state differently. Now, some tongues say that in Belgium could be placed fourth lake in Europe.
As for the lake Saimaa, it plays an important role in the life of South-Eastern Finland. First of all, it valuable as a transportation artery, connected by channel with the Gulf of Finland. In addition to its banks, with a total length of 14850 kilometres, is home to around half a million of true Finns and shivs. Therefore, in these areas, a common phenomenon is considered to be regular arrival Tiffany’s on one of the local marinas.
Lake Saimaa is the flowing and out of it flows the river Vuoksi, which flows into lake Ladoga. The water Continue reading
Lake Baikal one of the most beautiful lakes of the world
The lake is located in the southern part of Eastern Siberia, the deepest lake of the planet Earth, the largest natural reservoir of fresh water. The lake and coastal areas feature a unique variety of flora and fauna.
Lake wuhua Hai lake or Five flowers. National Park Jiuzhaigon in China
Five Flowers lake is located in the heart of Jiuzhaigou. It changes color from time to time, from yellow to dark green, but most of the time the water here is diamond blue. This place is shrouded in many mysteries and riddles, while many neighbouring lakes periodically shallow and dry, the water level in this reservoir is always constant. Five Flowers will not freeze in winter, although all the neighboring lakes are covered with ice. For this reason, the locals are fearful and sensitive to these places.
The great bear lake, Canada
The lake is located beyond the Arctic circle and so there can often see the Northern lights.
Lake Titicaca, Bolivia
Titicaca is not only the largest Continue reading
In the southern part of the Central range is the volcano Hangar . related to Middle volcanic zone. Not so long ago it was considered an extinct volcano, now he is potentially active, and therefore dangerous. About 400 years ago there was its last eruption. The crater of the volcano, overlooking the Caldera filled with water and forms a beautiful lake with a depth of 150 m and dimensions 2,8×2,1 km from the lake there are three small islets.
The Caldera of the volcano Khangar is covered by forest, the slopes are covered with extrusive outputs of the beautiful volcanic glass (obsidian), which has red coloring with a variety of striped and spotted patterns. Obsidian is widely used as a facing and ornamental material.
The Khangar volcano is considered the most picturesque place of Kamchatka. Its height is 2000 m. the history of the volcano pretty difficult. Today it is a heavily truncated cone, having the crater-the Caldera, and located in a wide intermountain hollow. Almost on all sides of the volcano washed by the waters of the river bell, and only on one side it is adjacent to the watershed crest of the Sredinny range.
The walls of the crater are varied, light color, indicating intense fumarolic activity in the final activity period of the volcano. From the bottom of the volcano after the formation Continue reading