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
Yurt camp “Aydar” is situated 7 km from the Western coast of Aydarkul lake, near lost in the Sands of the village of Dongelek. It is an oasis in the heart of the Kyzylkum desert, 60 km from a small historic city – Nurata.
It is no exaggeration to say that today it is the largest and most comfortable Yurt camp in Uzbekistan.
Here stationary set 15 festive yurts (if necessary it is possible to install 6 more yurts), richly decorated with carpets and handmade by local craftsmen Cherdakly. Colored woven patterns and even chandeliers create an unusually festive atmosphere in camp housing.
Yurta – traditional house of the nomads of Central Asia – has more than createsecurity history. Its design was constantly improved and reached perfection. Yurt can be assembled and disassembled within hours by a family and is carried on two camels or horses. It is warm in winter and cool in summer. It is harmless, as it is made from simple natural materials – wood, poles and felt, rolled up sheep wool.
Yurt camp is also equipped with stationary toilets with sanitary equipment, shower, Yurt – cabins company, where lunch, dinner. The camp has electricity.
Evening You can spend around the bonfire listening to the local bard (singer of national songs), in an extremely Continue reading
Amazing lake Grave is on the island of Kildin in the Barents sea , one mile from the Kola Peninsula. It is located on the territory of the rural settlement Teriberka. The lake is located near the sea, separated from it by a thin bridge of sand and gravel. The height of the water in it is slightly above sea level.
Lake Mogilny is a hydrological monument of nature of the Murmansk region. Meromictic reservoir in which there is almost no water circulation between layers of different salinity. The lake area is about 90 000 sq m, length – 560 m, width of 280 m, maximum depth – 17 m. the Water – transparent-green, regular, fresh. But only on top.
The phenomenon of the relict lake is that its water column consists of five different layers . Layers of water in the lake never mix. Why? This is a mystery to scientists up to the present time, although the lake is known for more than 400 years.
Each layer has its permanent inhabitants.
The bottom layer of the lake are phenomenal . located at a depth of 17-18 meters, filled with liquid mud. Here rotting organic debris coming from the upper floors. Saturated with hydrogen sulphide, as is well known, kills all living things, so I live here only certain types Continue reading