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
Putian city lies on the grounds of Fujian province in China. Urban district of the same name covers the area between Quanzhou and Fuzhou and is located in the Central part of the province. The coastal area is notable for the many bays and Islands, the most famous of which is Meizhou. On this island according to ancient legend, the goddess matsu was born.
The Central part of the urban district is located 10 kilometers from the coast. Here reigns a subtropical humid climate. Day and night air temperature can have a difference of 10 degrees. In the olden days near the town was a monastery of southern Shaolin. On the towering mountains above the city lies the famous Lake nine Karpov, the famous nine waterfalls.
The famous Shaolin temple in the Tang dynasty, who ruled in the period from 618 to 908 years, was under the protection and patronage of the highest authority. His secret treasure had untold wealth. Of importance, the monastery had a high status and played a dominant role among the other Buddhist temples. Southern Shaolin temple after its construction in the mountains Tsumani became a center of martial arts in China, the second largest community. Continue reading