Israel is a land full of amazing legends, events, history and amazing nature. The sea of Galilee is a unique lake for planet Earth by its geographic location and historical value. On the shores of the Kinneret, or sea of Galilee, happened because of the events of Christian history, because on these shores and waters of the sea of Galilee, went to Jesus Christ himself. Here he began to preach, met his disciples and companions. On the coast of the sea of Galilee there were numerous miracles of biblical times.
The geographical highlight of the Kinneret
Among the lakes our blue planet sea of Galilee (another name for the sea of Galilee) is the lowest located at sea level freshwater. Below the sea of Galilee is the only other significant water attraction of Israel — the Dead sea.
Kinneret lake, difficult to call. Such a huge edifice in water 50 m deep, 50-60 km length of coastline and the total scale at 165 km truly can be compared only with the sea. Not by chance, since ancient times for body of water called the sea of Galilee due to the proximity to the mountains of Galilee.
Few people know, but the sea of Galilee, Israel awarded a different name. In addition to the sea of Galilee Continue reading
In Samara finally established a long-awaited Sunny weather, so the barbecues, the holidays still manage to fry. But someone banal meat just tired, also ahead of the whole four day weekend, which means you can not only relax in the country, but also to ride to interesting places of the Samara region. This is the second part of the review, with the first available public Pro Auto Samara Online.
The lake “Blue”
Perhaps the most beautiful lake in the Samara region, so named because of the crystal clear waters of its emerald-blue colour. Incidentally, the first time the lake was described Aksakov in the “Letters to parents sulphuric waters” in 1848.
…What a beauty. It is blue from refraction of rays in light of this sulfuric water. The lake or the pond — deep, say, to twenty fathoms and going down the funnel… But still more beautiful than herself steppe, mountains, and feather! What a luxury.
Sergius is in a district about 130 kilometers from Samara.
This ancient fortress was built in 1732 . is, no matter how difficult to guess, in the Red Yar, approximately 30 km from Samara. Now it is clearly visible shaft of the fortress, and within is situated the football field.
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The great lakes of North America – Superior, Michigan, Huron, Erie and Ontario – with their connecting channels form the largest freshwater system on Earth. Their total area exceeds 245 OOO square km, and the volume is 22 cubic km 813 – fifth of all freshwater on the planet. If you spread it out evenly across the US, she will cover her in a layer of 3 m. the Great lakes are so vast that it has identified a special climate with cool summers and abundant winter snowfall. When cold Arctic air invades into the saturated moisture atmosphere, snow literally falls asleep in the coastal town. The observer caught on the surface of the moon, able to see these lakes to the naked eye and even to identify the largest of them – the Upper, the most extensive fresh water lake on Earth. The coastline of 4500 km, the width from East to West is 560 km and from North to South 260 km, Water of this lake is fed which flows into the Atlantic ocean the St. Lawrence river.
THE LAKE, BORN OF THE EXPLOSION
Crater lake, the deepest lake in North America,was the result of a powerful eruption 7700 years ago. The explosion of the volcano Mazama in the Cascade mountains in the territory of Oregon left a crater (the Caldera) with a depth of about 1200 m, which gradually filled with water. Continue reading