There are so many amazing places, and this was the result of human activity.
Known for its crystal clear water, Qiandao Lake, or thousand Islands, appeared in 1959, as a result of damming of the Xin’an river for the construction of hydropower plants in Zhejiang province formed the largest freshwater lake in Eastern China — Zandaka (Lake of a thousand Islands). Its name it received because of 1078 small and big Islands on it.
The water is so clean that served as the basis for the creation of a Chinese mineral water brand Nongfu Spring.
This unique artificial lake is 1078 Islands. 81% of the island territory covered with forests – the area is extremely beautiful Islands on the lake and around it represents the largest area of forest Park of China, home to 90 species of birds, 60 species of wild animals. Here was built the first in China hydroelectric. From here were resettled farmers from 1377 villages, 20 thousand hectares of arable land disappeared in the lake area of 573 sq km and with 1078 islets.
Currently in lake Qiandaohu mastered 13 scenic areas. If tourists wish to enjoy the picturesque landscape, they should visit the island of Mapendo. Standing on top of the island, Continue reading
Today we are traveling to South America, specifically on the magical Easter island . the place with the remnants of an ancient civilization and the turbulent past. It is about three thousand kilometers from the coast of Chile, two thousand to the nearest Pitcairn island, and is the most isolated inhabited island in the world. Politically, Easter island is part of Chile since 1888. He has a strange triangular shape, almost completely flat with three volcanoes.
Rapa Nui (Easter island named by the locals), is perhaps the perfect place to discover the Polynesian culture of its inhabitants and the tradition of putting statues of religious significance.
The people of Rapa Nui was isolated from the outside world for centuries. So they began to develop their own, unique culture and especially the huge figures that dominate the landscape. Some of them remained in good condition, others were damaged by weather or acts of violence occurring in a remote island. Looking at the large monolithic statues, Giant Heads called Moai, it is not surprising that Rapa Nui is the subject of many mysterious theories. Another unique element is the ancient language of rongorongo.
Actually, with the development of the culture of Rapa Nui is a tragic story and there are still Continue reading
Our helicopter emerges from the forest, and for porthole opened the picture of the water. It is round like a saucer, devil – lakes of O. One of the five famous Siberian lakes. Once there, near Omsk. lived Peter Yershov – the author of the famous “the humpbacked Horse”. And, it seems that local legends became the basis of his famous tales. Remember boilers with live and dead water, skupnosti in which people regained their youth and health?
Already it is precisely known that this legend has arisen not on an empty place. Five lakes and their water really have healing properties. And it attracts to the mysterious places of pilgrims from all over the world. Someone here is looking for physical healing, some restoration of mental health, and someone attract local wonders, the number of which is unbelievable: UFO. mermaids, like the phenomena of mass hypnosis, and other inexplicable things happen here almost continuously.
Legend a legend, and water in the lakes is really different from the usual. The first thing that drew the attention of scientists, is its activity: it promotes cell viability, resistance to external influences. Plus five lakes contain so much silver that you dialed Continue reading