This province is located in the northeastern part of Cambodia, on the border with Laos. Despite the fact that the rapid development of the province is gradually changing the traditional way of life, Ratanakiri remains the most interesting place for adventure lovers and eco-tourists.
In the Annam mountains, located in the territory of the province, inhabited by some rare species of animals. So, recently there are new types: Annam rabbit, and the saola antelope. Also live here Amaury and Indochinese tigers. Unfortunately, all these animals are extremely rare.
Ratanakiri has long provided a home for hill tribe Khmer lei. Some of them have almost no contact with the outside world and retain most of their own centuries-old traditions.
In addition, this province is famous for magnificent nature and a wealth of natural resources. There are mountains and hills, uplands and lowlands, rivers and beautiful waterfalls, and even volcanic lake of Yak Laom.
The lake is approximately 5 km from the centre of the province, Banlung. It is a beautiful volcanic lake located in the crater of an extinct volcano. It is believed that the last eruption took place here 4,000 years ago. Diamert Yak Lom of approximately 800 m, its depth Continue reading
Scenic pictures of nature is the best artist.
Every day more and more stunning pictures of hyperrealism. which look like photos, but not so common to see pictures that look like paintings. For five years we chose frames which in its beauty in no way inferior to the bright paintings, and today we present the best of them.
On pictures Oscar Ruiz. you can see above, sealed in a housing development in Mexico. Back in may, this photo was selected as photo of the day from National Geographic. “A few years ago when I was working as a helicopter pilot for a local radio station, we were required to examine the current situation on the roads. I remember flying along the highway that connected Mexico city with the neighboring state of Puebla, and saw the apartment complex, which caught my attention. I flew closer and made a few successful shots. I later learned that these were new homes within the development housing program.
Photographer Michael Brandt took these picturesque hills in the valley a Palooza, Washington, USA. “The rainbow picture was taken in the town Stepto Beat is a uniquely beautiful place in the whole valley. There quite hard to get to, but it offers a charming view. In this picture you can see the change of seasons, characteristic of the whole vegetation in this region.”
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Lake national Park Altai Tavan Bogd is a scattering of gems, among the white mountains. Like jewels, transparent tears at the rim of mountain ridges. Well, enough of the romantic stuff. But it’s really a beautiful place, in such a wilderness that not everyone dares to go there. Lakes of the Mongolian Altai were the final point of our trip to Mongolia, after which we started for the return journey. Two days surrounded by snow-capped peaks, pristine waters and a Mongolian Yurt. They were wonderful, quiet and peaceful.
To go back a long time. Need to be prepared for the fact that in Mongolia the distance is a very relative thing. It all depends on precipitation, condition of roads, cars and driving skills. But it’s worth it. Haughton lake on which we stayed is very beautiful place. And me, as man had seen a lot of all, it is very difficult to surprise. But there is good. Rocky shore covered with single larches.
Larch. True, high, huge trees. After deserts and bare steppes of Mongolia, these trees made a splash! Many rushed to hug them. Well, not many, and only me. But it was nice )
In the quiet surface of the lake reflected the white clouds. On the water were visible circles from playing fish. If the tourists get here, they Continue reading