SEA PTUJ– Ptuj lake
  Winter season. November, December, January, February 9.00 - 17.00 hours. The summer season. from March to October, Sunday - Thursday 8.00 - 23.00 hours. Friday, Saturday 08.00 - 02.00…

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Lake Baikal - description, specifications, features, reviews.
  "He have nazyvatsya the sea, that mingled with a large sea, and obesity its terms cannot be", - wrote in the XVII century on lake Baikal Tsar's Ambassador Nikolay…

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Denmark – travel feature

 

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 real treasures of culture and history to visit, all year round: in winter and summer.

The capital — københavn (Copenhagen), cities — Aalborg (Alborg), århus (Aarhus) and Odense (Odense).

In snow season this hospitable country offers to spend unforgettable new year holidays in the fairytale capital, Copenhagen is rich or attractions in Aarhus. Or go to Odense — the birthplace of perhaps the most famous storyteller in the world — Hans Christian Andersen. In addition, the trip by boat visiting some of the Scandinavian countries can enjoy, both adults and children.

In summer, the Kingdom prepares special surprises that will appeal to family tourists. First, this is an awesome theme parks — Legoland and Tivoli. Secondly, the fabulous beaches of the Danish Riviera, where during the winter the tired mothers will be able to enjoy high quality treatments at local SPA hotels. Third, amazing nature. Beautiful lakes with sandy beaches, like toys, gingerbread farm, where you can taste delicious national dishes and taste local cheeses. Finally, the romantic old fortress, part of which today is open as a hospitable Continue reading

Thank you for the warming: the most northerly lake comes back to life

 

Lake Kaffeklubben (detsk. Kaffeklubben Sø, 83 37′) is located on a small (48 ha) of the eponymous island. to the North of Greenland, only 707 km from the pole. This is the most Northern lake on the Earth.

For a long time scientists argued about whether to receive life in such places, the impulse to reproduce as a result of nitrate pollution, or make her stop the impending effects of global warming. It seems that an international group of researchers under the guidance of Bianca Perren of the University of Franche-comté (France) managed to answer this question.

Water near the shore Kaffeklubben. No, not the result of a continuous thawing, and only a puddle formed on the surface of thick ice. Nevertheless, diatoms thrive already, for the first time in 2,400 years. (Photo by Bianca Perren et al.)

Despite the harsh living conditions, once the lake was full Kaffeklubben life in the face of cyanobacteria. The ice over the lake while constant, varying only the thickness. But even under 1-2 m of ice cyanobacteria survive. However, they are most active in summer when the air temperature above the ice reservoir is as high as +1,6 C. But more complex forms of life here. But now, but once…

3 500 years ago, when the lake had just been formed, it occupied several Continue reading

Tours in Germany

 

To go on vacation, having issued a visa to Germany. is a great way to spend time. Germany is located in the heart of Europe and shares borders with nine other countries. The climate in Germany is quite soft, devoid of the sharp temperature – 20°-30° in summer and around 0° in winter. The country consists of 13 Federal States and three free cities. The nature of this country’s amazing diversity. Here and snowy Alpine peaks, and the wide sandy beaches of the Baltic sea and beauty Holstein Switzerland. And numerous lakes and rivers in Germany have long become a legend among tourists. Everyone who has bought tour in Germany, traditionally tries to relax on a cruise along the Rhine, enjoying its strict Gothic architecture of old castles and young Moselle wine. Many tours in Germany include travel on major rivers, such as main, Oder and Elbe, or “sea” cruise on the North sea.

Germany is a country with rich history and culture, the country is clear and mysterious at the same time. It worked Goethe and Schiller, Bach and Handel. Light and airy waltzes of Strauss and severe severe sonatas of Beethoven were born in the narrow streets of small German towns. Tours in Germany – it and the many museums and art galleries, after all, the German art collections are among the richest in the world.

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