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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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Famous lake of Italy. Lake Como and lake Garda
Lake Como is one of the most beautiful lakes in Italy. Located in the province of Lombardy, at the southern slope of the Alps, near the Swiss border, Como is…

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The Lake Saimaa. Finland
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…

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The Most beautiful lake in the world.

Today we will walk through the most beautiful lakes of our planet. Presenting your attention the ten most beautiful lakes in the world! Look!

1. Plitvice lakes, Croatia. 16 crystal-clear lakes are connected by a system of waterfalls. Noteworthy is the fact that the new waterfalls at the lakes are formed each year. All the matter that fell in water the leaves and branches are covered by the so-called “chalk plant”, which after dying calcify and turn into hard material, overlying the river. Water gradually breaks such dams, creating new waterfalls.

2. Lake Baikal, Russia. The world’s deepest lake is also one of the most picturesque. The natural beauty of lake Baikal without visiting tourists is best observed in the early summer. At this time the ice begins to melt and the ice to see the seals.

3. Peyto Lake, Canada. Pictures of this lake are often used as landscape postcards. The incredible blue of the water created by the melting glaciers that wash into the lake of rock.

4. Lake Atitlan, Guatemala. In the language of Maya the name of the lake means “the place where the rainbow gets color”. Located at the foot of the three majestic volcanoes of the lake in recent years changes its color from dark blue to blue-green. Experts say that the reason Continue reading

Best lakes of the Crimea: where are the, fishing on the lakes is All about tourism and recreation

Crimea has long been for many tourists became a Peninsula wonders. Indeed, there is much to marvel and wonder. Even lakes have their own mysteries and secrets that they are happy to share with tourists and locals. One treatment and incredible by type of places is Kojashsky salt lake. To find this pond on the Kerch Peninsula. He appeared without any intervention from humans.

To improve health will help medical lake

The length of the lake Koyashske is about 4 km, and the width does not exceed and 2.82 km of Water and mud here have healing properties, so you can often see on the banks of vacationers of different ages. Good has healing properties and the lake Chokrak. Its depth reaches even 1.5 meters, but falls into sulphurous springs make this lake a true treasure for the health. At the moment, water and mud Chokrak are used extensively in the treatment of various diseases.

But if health is no problem and want to get a lot of pleasure from the beauty of the surrounding nature, you should visit the Panagia. The lake is located at Zelenogorie. Here you can admire the cascading waterfalls. The area is considered civilized. Near the lake is a cafe, small car Parking. This body of water is allowed to bathe, although the water has low turbidity. Continue reading

Unique lake Baskunchak

Lake Baskunchak called the all-Russian salt-cellar. This unique waterfront area of 110 square kilometres is a unique depression on the top of a giant salt mountain, leaving deep under the ground and covered by a layer of sedimentary rocks. The depth of the salt reaches 6 kilometers and the capacity of the surface layer is 10 to 18 metres. The surface of the lake 21 feet below sea level.

Actually Baskunchak lake can be called with some exaggeration. For the most part, its surface can be walked, and in some places even to drive a car. To die is simply impossible — water saturated with salt by 90%, body is pushed to the surface.

However, the depth does not exceed 1 meter, and dry summer it almost dries completely.

These machines after each trip wash immediately. According to our driver, the car driving on a salt lake, not repaired, and changed all the nodes, because the salt corrodes everything and not possible to loosen a single nut. The weather on the day of the trip was not predictable: from burning sun to torrential rain.

Salt production in the lake was conducted since the VIII century, and carried her along the Great silk road. In Russian Continue reading

Unique lake Baskunchak
Lake Baskunchak called the all-Russian salt-cellar. This unique waterfront area of 110 square kilometres is a unique depression on the top of a giant salt mountain, leaving deep under the…

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The Khangar Volcano
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…

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