The famous lake is located on the border of Italy and Switzerland. The most popular among all the resorts in Western Europe.
The lake is divided into two parts: Italian and Swiss. The Swiss part is located in the Canton of Ticino, Italian is the province of Lombardy and Piedmont. The area of the water surface of Lago Maggiore is huge, its area is 200 m2. The lake formation was due to the melting of glaciers. Now, after millions of years, it is a tectonic depression, which is the purest water, surrounded by high banks. For these banks it is possible to see the outlines of the Lombard Alps.
Causes of populyarnosti lake
The wind rose is always having an impact, the lake is blown by them on all sides. Actually the name of the lake comes from these winds: Maggiore – Northern wind Mergozzo – West. The water in the lake has a considerable level of fluctuation throughout the year, in addition, it is very resistant to low temperatures. Because of this, even in the frozen days of the lake does not freeze.
The wonderful climate and the beautiful landscape of this area attracts thousands of tourists every year. They all want the same thing – a good rest on the shores of the resort. One of the most developed spheres of activity here is tourism, in addition, it attracts a lot of fishermen and water Continue reading
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
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