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.
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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.
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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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