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
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
In addition to unique architectural structures, a separate attraction are the lakes of Italy, located in the Northern part of the country, in the foothills of the Alps. The beauty of the lakes themselves and the surrounding nature and vegetation deserves to come to Italy directly in order to fully enjoy a peaceful and harmonious rest. Three of the most famous lakes are located not far from Milan .
The largest lake is lake Garda, located between Milan and Venice. Close to the lake is equally famous city of Verona. Its banks are surrounded by olive and citrus trees, picturesque rocks, cosy towns and villages. Here is one of the oldest in the city – Sirmione, which traces its history from the times of Ancient Rome, and medieval castles and churches. In the middle of the lake Garda is a fabulous island with the same name, who also holds the title of largest lakes of Italy. Near the lake there are thermal spas, amusement parks and water parks, making Garda a perfect place for family holidays.
A distinctive feature of Lago Maggiore, the second largest lake, is its location. It is located on the territory of two countries-Italy and Switzerland. The attractions of the lake are Islands, on which were built medieval castles and churches. Individual attention, the monastery of Santa Caterina and Villa Continue reading