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  Denmark — it's a small country with beautiful nature and rich history. Not accidentally it is called the “Pearl of the Scandinavian Peninsula": because of its small territory focused…

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Sol-Iletsk "Salt lakes of Orenburg region"
Sol-Iletsk is a small town located in the Orenburg region, on the border of Russia and Kazakhstan, 970 km from Ekaterinburg. There are salt lakes with similar water composition with…

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Lakes of Russia

Lake Udyl is a huge freshwater reservoir, located among picturesque nature of the Khabarovsk territory. It is located in the Amur river basin and is one of the largest lakes in the region. The area of the surface exceeds 330 square kilometers. Longer in length by about 40 km and a maximum width of 11 kilometers, the Udyl rather like the river, bathed in the lake. The depth of the reservoir varies by season, in summer it is shallow. Maximum depth is 5 meters, the smallest – 2 m.

The scenic shoreline, framing the beautiful crystal surface of the pond. Stripped, dotted with beautiful coves, cut into the land bays, small michikami – this appears to be the Northern and South-Eastern part of the steep, massive folded schists of the coast. While the rest of it is calm forms and structures. Sand-clay surface of the coastal area is almost flat and low. Only places looming wetlands covered by luxuriant vegetation. These picturesque blotches liven up the lake, giving the surrounding landscape traditional Russian character and incredible charm.

In the waters of the shallow lakes have lost four small islets, and the confluence of rivers (Pildi, Whips and Chops) is the State reserve “Udalski”.

The rich vegetation of the coastal zone. The lake is surrounded by luxurious grass carpet, proteleuses for many miles ahead. In the lowlands rampaging unprecedented Continue reading

The Most amazing lakes in the world

 

Divine, fascinating, gorgeous and awesome, incredibly pure and transparent … Words not enough to describe the spectacular beauty of lakes – one of the water wonders of Mother Nature that attract many tourists. We offer you to see the most amazing lake.

Lake Malawi, Malawi

On the border of Malawi, Mozambique and Tanzania have the most beautiful natural wonder of the world – 575-km-long lake Malawi, which is home to many colorful tropical fish (about 1000 species). Sometimes it is called the “Lake of Stars”.

Lake Malawi consists of pristine Golden beaches, calm crystal-clear water, fascinating variety of landscapes, spectacular sunsets and a huge amount of entertainment such as diving, kayaking and swimming on horseback around the lake.

Here you can stop to relax. Advise the Pumulani beach located on the island Linkoma. There is a well-equipped thatched Willie. Eco-friendly, luxury cottages you will find Kaya Mawa. In 1984, the lake was listed as a world heritage site by UNESCO.

Crater lake (Crater Lake), Oregon, USA

Crater lake, also called lake Majesty, is the main highlight of the eponymous national Park. The lake is known for its depth. Here the average depth is 1148 feet.

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Radon lake in the Lopukhinka

 

In the Leningrad region in the village of Lopukhinka there is an amazing lake with an unusual sky-blue color of the water the radon lake. Rather it is a huge ravine or even several water basins with a depth of tens of meters. Along its bottom runs a small river, Rodica. About the building Lopukhinsky high school slope of the ravine is a sheer cliff, folded limestone. These ancient limestone, of Paleozoic age, you can easily find the remains of fossilized fauna of marine mollusks and even ancient fossils – trilobites. From cracks, splits limestone, flow numerous streamlets of springs that flow into Rudico.

The pond is incredibly clear, at the bottom there is no plants, no plankton, no any other animals. In addition, the lake has healing properties, and next to it you can make interesting discoveries.

Radon lake are artificial in origin, formed by the construction of 2 dams in the upper reaches of Radici — the length of the upper lake is about 200 meters, 50 meters — lower lake length of 550 meters, a width of 40-60 meters.

In the early XX century on the sources feeding the lake Lopukhinsky, drew the attention of renowned hydrogeologist N. F. Cellars. He found that their heavenly color of a pond Continue reading