Rest in Belarus on the lakes will definitely appeal to those who appreciate the beauty of nature. Natural and pure air of this place attract tourists from large cities, tired of the hustle and bustle of everyday.
Belarus is not in vain called the lake district. Rest on the lake of Belarus is one of the most popular types of tourism. The water in the lakes of the Braslav region is considered the most pure and the air healthy. In this article we will talk about Braslav lakes and recreation in the region.
General information about Braslav lakes
The Braslav group of lakes belongs to the National Park and is located in the Northwest of the Republic of Belarus (Braslav district, Vitebsk region). The conservation area of 70 thousand hectares.
Lakes of the Braslav region was the result of the melting glacier that left here bizarre bodies of water. Interest for tourists are:
lake Strusto (Braslav lakes);
Boginsky the lake.
In addition to the lakes of Braslav is famous for its hilly landscape, forests and juniper heaths.
Recreation at Drivyaty in Braslav lakes
It is the biggest lake of Braslav, Belarus takes 5th place. It has 6 Islands of varying size and shape. In the Drivyaty Continue reading
Putian city lies on the grounds of Fujian province in China. Urban district of the same name covers the area between Quanzhou and Fuzhou and is located in the Central part of the province. The coastal area is notable for the many bays and Islands, the most famous of which is Meizhou. On this island according to ancient legend, the goddess matsu was born.
The Central part of the urban district is located 10 kilometers from the coast. Here reigns a subtropical humid climate. Day and night air temperature can have a difference of 10 degrees. In the olden days near the town was a monastery of southern Shaolin. On the towering mountains above the city lies the famous Lake nine Karpov, the famous nine waterfalls.
The famous Shaolin temple in the Tang dynasty, who ruled in the period from 618 to 908 years, was under the protection and patronage of the highest authority. His secret treasure had untold wealth. Of importance, the monastery had a high status and played a dominant role among the other Buddhist temples. Southern Shaolin temple after its construction in the mountains Tsumani became a center of martial arts in China, the second largest community. Continue reading
Among the splendor of Russian nature, it is impossible not to pay attention to the vast freshwater lakes.
We present to your attention 7 the cleanest lakes of the country.
Location: the South of Eastern Siberia, Irkutsk region.
The first in this list simply can not be called, this unique reservoir. Apart from the fact that it is the deepest (1700 m.), largest (more than 30 thousand sq. m.) the lake, it is also filled with very clean water.
To see the bottom at 20 meters depth do nothing! Its water has an unusual blue color, and even the ice when the lake freezes over, almost completely transparent! The purity of the water remains a mystery to modern scientists, the lake gradually gets covered with sludge, but not Baikal!
Some researchers suggest that the reason lies in the location of the reservoir — at the junction of tectonic plates — it is constantly updated with fresh groundwater, due to the movement of these plates.
The exact answer about the age of the lake, nor the purity of its water is not able to give one today, however, thanks to these inexplicable factors in the lake inhabited by such animals, which are not found in any other corner of our great planet.
Location: southern Urals, Chelyabinsk region.
The younger Continue reading