The largest lake (or a lake system Saimaa) is located in South-Eastern Finland between the cities of Joensuu and Lappeenranta. It is a network of many interconnected ponds with a total water surface area of 4400 km². The shoreline of the pond stretches for 15 thousand kilometers. Winding rocky Islands, which form a whole 13710 lake Saimaa water and rocky mazes. The only river flowing out of the reservoir – Vuoksi, flows on the territory of Russia and flows into lake Ladoga.
Formed the lake basin water system of Saimaa as a result of active tectonic processes that formed Archean ancient Russian platform and the Baltic shield. Tectonic faults in the earth’s crust in geological time, powerful cover have been smoothed by glaciation. When the glacier retreated, the fault was quickly filled with melt water and became the bays of the ancient Yoldia sea Baltic sea, it happened about ten thousand years ago.
Isolation basin waters from lake Saimaa to the Baltic sea happened gradually, about eight thousand years ago. Water in the lakes Saimaa via river valley of Kalajoki flowed into the Gulf of Bothnia. As a result of catastrophic release of water from lake päijänne through the valley of the Kemijoki river breakout through Continue reading
Chelyabinsk region is the southern part of the Urals. The notional boundary between Europe and Asia is carried out mainly along the watershed ridges of the Ural mountains. In the Chelyabinsk area of reserves and national parks occupy about 200 thousand hectares.
Chelyabinsk region is amazing, beautiful nature. The crowning glory of the region – the ancient spurs of the Ural mountains. The unique nature reserve of Federal significance “Zyuratkul”, located at an altitude of 740 meters above sea level; the country’s only Ilmensky mineralogical reserve; beautiful lake Argazi, Uvildy, Turgoyak, Chebarkul, and more than three thousand bodies of water, mountain caves – all this natural wealth of the Chelyabinsk region.
Southern Ural – the land of lakes. On the territory of Chelyabinsk region there are about 3170, the total area is 2125 sq km Blue necklace Ural mountains – a chain of lakes that adorn the Eastern foothills of the Ural mountains from Chebarkul to the Northern border region. Here every lake is like a crystal faceted evergreen pines and silver birches.
A journey in the Chelyabinsk region will be available even for very experienced hikers. Despite the fact that at school Continue reading
Bar 89 / new York, USA
Unusual transparent bathroom stalls at Bar 89 are among the most erotic in new York. When a visitor enters the booth and pulls the lever, the door changes its color from clear to smoky purple and displays the letter “Busy”.
R-bar / Brighton, UK
Sexiest English the urinals, located in the R-bar, look like giant woman’s lips, painted bright red lipstick. Similar once ordered the company Virgin Atlantic is the urinal under the name of “Kisses” created by the Dutch Bureau “Bathroom Mania!”, but because of numerous complaints of visitors, they were left out.
Three Sisters / Amsterdam, Netherlands
In the toilet of the Dutch pub “Three sisters” reigns the sinister atmosphere of the middle Ages. Because the restaurant building is very old, and some of the details the creators decided to stylize the bygone days – for example, men’s toilet room. Visitors admit that their sometimes here really won’t do.
Sketch / London, UK
Futuristic toilet area of the London restaurant Sketch looks like a setting for a space telesave. Eight white eggs – this is not art objects, and individual toilet cubicles: four are for men, others Continue reading
Kolochava and lake Synevyr (internal Gorgany)
During the campaign in Kolochava and lake Synevyr you:
Will be near the famous and pristine lakes of Ukraine – Synevyr
Visit the many monuments and museums in the unique Kolochava village
Climb some great peaks of the Carpathians
Stroll through the picturesque ridge of Percona
Visit the picturesque Carpathian village
And will learn the history and traditions of the local gateley
Enjoy the amazing nature of the Carpathians
Relax from the daily bustle
Khust – oz. Synevyr – the city of lake – S. Bukovynka – S. Bukovynka – XP. Percona grope – G. Negrovets – G. periwinkle – in Arvika – Kolochava – Hust.
Duration – 5 days.
Mileage – 66 miles
Difficulty – medium
Place of origin: Khust (12:00)
Arrival: Khust (16:00)
The route is very unusual and combines both tourism and aesthetic and cultural and educational programs. It gives us a chance to see it in all its glory amazing lake Synevyr and at the same time to visit different museums Kolochava. In addition, we expect peaks internal Gorgan and magnificent national Park Synevyr! If you want to enjoy the beauty of the Ukrainian Carpathians and to gain new experiences, then our route Continue reading
One of the natural attractions of Canada are small and more of the lake. We can say that Canada – this is the country where most lakes in the world.
One of these lakes is lake Kliluk, which is located in British Columbia near the town of Osoyoos. Lake Kliluk is called “Spotted lake” because of its weird shape. It is a large number of small spots, which are formed in summer. Summer temperatures can reach 40 degrees during this period, from the lake evaporates large quantities of water, forming a large “spots” of different minerals. In the water of Spotted lake, the high concentration of various minerals, such as sodium sulfate, magnesium, calcium. Depending on what minerals are concentrated in water, we spot the lake can be white, yellow, green or blue. Main spots are formed at the expense of magnesium sulfate, which crystallizes in the summer. It creates a kind of natural coast between the spots and around them.
In addition, the lake has an unusual view of it is still shrouded in various mysteries and legends. The Indians – the indigenous people, considered a sacred lake and, knowing the curative features of the lake, used its water and mud for treatment of the disease.
One of the most beautiful lakes in Canada is moraine lake, whose waters Continue reading