Keep Baikal alive!
  UNESCO supported the requirements for the protection of lake Baikal 34th Session of the world Heritage Committee of UNESCO endorsed the demands of the 125 thousand people who signed…

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The lake of Fire ERTA Ale (the Erta Ale). Ethiopia
In northeastern Ethiopia, in the desert Danakil located an active volcano ERTA Ale, in whose crater can be seen emanating from the center of the earth flows molten lava. The…

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Bashkiria. Travel notes about other Russia

 

Bashkiria is a Federal subject of the Russian Federation formed on the basis of ethnicity. Therefore, entering the region, if you find yourself abroad. The population respects people’s traditions and customs. People are predominantly Mongoloid, Caucasians are very few among the natives and Russian — not much more. And if pure often hear Russian speech, then, after leaving Ufa, Bashkir will find only the tongue or cutting his ear accent. But the more interesting!

Republic, in turn, is divided into 54 municipal district. I was able to visit in Baimaksky, Abzelilovsky, Mechetlinsk, haybullinskogo, Beloretsk and burzyansky.

With regard to the first three, then I drove through rolling plains covered with mixed forests. On the territory of Bashkortostan, in General, a lot of mountains and hills. Baimak land famous for an abundance of ponds and camp sites. The most famous — lake Kultuban, Tulkas, the river Sakmar, Tanalyk, Toalas, a pond with a children’s camp “the Count”, etc. haybullinskogo is solar yellow steppe covered with grass. But the strongest impression made by the mighty deep forests on the high mountains of the last two municipalities, especially Burzan. And I became a frequent guest of his.

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Holiday on lake Janisjarvi. Recreation centres, hotels, private sector. Fishing and hunting

 

Gorgeous, unforgettable, interesting vacation. What does it mean for a man? What associations it evokes? Certainly, the majority is such a vacation as a fabulous place where all cherished dreams. One of the most beautiful natural places are located in the Republic of Karelia.

Lake yanisyarvi is a place, which is hit, is tantamount to getting into the tale. Magnificent lake Janisjarvi all year round for tourists who wish to make your holiday vacation unforgettable and fill it with pleasant impressions and positive emotions. Of course, hardly in the world there is a person who would be indifferent to the beauty of Karelian nature . It was here, surrounded by beautiful, pristine, pristine nature is located the beautiful lake Janisjarvi . And doubly nice to just relax away from the noise of the wild, though very beautiful, the coast, and intimate recreation . with high quality service, or even in a small but comfortable wooden cottage . where would be comfortable to visitors even the most demanding tastes. And in addition to relaxing and fishing with friends or hunting with his boss. Environmentally friendly natural area, crystal clear air, enchanting the silence, beautiful nature mixed forests, clean Continue reading

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