The lake of death in Italy
One of these creepy lakes is located on the island of Sicily and is called in the local language the lake of death. Even the grass around him begins to break poorly from the soil only at a very decent distance. And the trees and does grow far from the coast. Birds do not dare fly over this lake. In fact, we have had no algae, not to mention the fish. The fact that its a liquid (and not turn the language to say “water”) is a powerful concentrated sulfuric acid! She enters the lake from two powerful springs at the bottom. The water goes from the depths under pressure and dilutes reactive rocks containing sulfur. Dared to approach the lake is threatened by rapid painful suffocation from the fumes of the acid.
In Cameroon, too, has its terrible lake. Officially it is called the NREN, but in spoken language a Thousand deaths. The peculiarity of the lake is that it is located in a large and deep crater of the active volcano. The lake is all the time saturated with sulfuric acid gas. As soon as the volcano comes to life and follows quake, acid lake “explodes”. The picture is absolutely fantastic – a real hell. A huge cloud of acid vapour covers not only the lake but also the area around it for miles. To breathe in such an atmosphere is impossible. Continue reading
Have you ever seen a miracle? Such, the faint? No need skeptical to shake his head and say that miracles do not happen, because on Earth there are such places, visiting you must believe in miracles.
On the river you can take a romantic boat ride.
This charming place in Mexico’s Mayan Riviera was discovered recently, in 2005, by happy coincidence, a local farmer. Rio Secreto is a river in the cave under the ground with many beautiful stalactites and stalagmites. Despite the large number of obstacles, the cave is quite safe for tourists: one can descend into the deep to see the underwater life, while others just take a boat ride along the romantic river.
Colored lake Kelimutu, Indonesia
Lakes change their colors due to the many minerals dissolved in water.
On the Indonesian island of Flores at a height of more than a thousand miles in the craters of Kelimutu volcano is located three unusual lake. Within a couple years, they independently from each other are changing color: can be turquoise, green, red and even black. Residents of the local villages believe that the souls of the dead there goes the people, Continue reading
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.
Jiuzhaigou valley – a natural reserve in Northern Sichuan province,in South-Western China. The valley is famous for its cascading waterfalls and scenic lakes. The valley stretches over 240 sq km in the mountainous region with the highest point at more than 4,700 meters at the peak of mount Gashonga.
Jiuzhaigou in Chinese – «valley of nine villages”. In fact, in the valley there are 9 Tibetan villages, seven of which are still inhabited. The most visited among them-Hye Ye, Shu Jing and ze Cha WA. In recent years, the local residents earn their living selling to tourists of various products of own production, as to cultivate land in the national Park was forbidden.
Jiuzhaigou valley includes three giant lowlands, which because of its size is also called valleys. This valley Rise, Zaiceva and Shujing. Among the main Continue reading