Journalists of the British newspaper The Daily Mail called the most dangerous place on the planet is lake Karachay.
More recently, only needed one hour spent on the shore to die.
Those wishing to purchase a property on the lake of course like the cost of houses on the shore of a picturesque lake in Russia, there is only a small problem: to live long, they won’t be able.
In 1990, the man who had been on shore about an hour, received a radiation dose of 600 roentgens, enough to kill a man.
The lake, located southwest of Chelyabinsk, has long been the repository of radioactive waste. Today the surface of lake Karachay largely covered by concrete, although the radiation level is still high.
From the history of the Karachay.
Chelyabinsk region is known as the most significant accumulation of radioactivity only in lake Karachay «hidden» two of Chernobyl. Since 1953 in the pond «supplies» deadly debris ON «lighthouse», which is located in the closed city Ozersk. …In 1949 in the Chelyabinsk region launched the country’s first industrial complex for obtaining plutonium was created production Association «lighthouse». Hard deadline of nuclear capacity in operation in the almost complete absence of systems of radiative and technological control resulted in 1949-1956 in the river Continue reading
Experienced travellers and people who are often traveling to different lands to travel, sometimes ask the question: where else would I need to visit, what places to visit? In the world, of course, such places are vast. Not enough for three lives, to all to visit. But there are special places which should visit everyone who competes for the title of a seasoned traveler.
One such place is lake Baikal. It is also called the pearl of the world. And it’s not just because more than a quarter of world reserves of very pure fresh water. In the first place — is a sacred space, impregnated with tremendous spiritual energy. About the uniqueness of lake Baikal is the presence of many endemic species in its waters. The best-known among endemic species — the Baikal seal, is a kind of a seal and a Baikal omul.
All year the lake attracts thousands and thousands of tourists and fishermen from Russia and from all over the world. Many people visit Baikal every year, regularly getting “recharged”. The peak of activity of tourists, fishing enthusiasts, scholars and tourists have, of course, in the summer, when people can wash and immerse yourself in the famous the purest Baikal water. The locals and the guides will gladly tell you old legends and that from ancient times passed down from generation to generation, Continue reading
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