GREAT LAKES
  the group of large lakes in East. part of the North. Of America. Includes lakes: Upper, Huron. Michigan. Erie. Ontario. Form the largest in the West. hemisphere the accumulation…

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The Lake of death in Sicily
  No wonder our world is unique, amazing and beautiful. Nature fascinates us to enjoy. But there are places that can bring us harm. One such place is the lake…

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Other shore: lake alternative the seas

 

The beach, swimming and even tanning is not always a holiday at the sea. No less remarkably, under the same motto you can relax on the lake. On earth, there is an amazing lake, so we offer this summer to spend the holidays outside the box — fresh bodies of water.

At the time, the beauty of this lake is appreciated Byron, Balzac and Nietzsche. Its quiet charm invites to lead a regular life — sunbathing and swimming in the waters of the lovely beaches, stroll the old streets of Orta San Giulio. And still — for hours, phlegmatic to sit on the terraces of the cozy taverns, overlooking the picturesque expanse of the lake. Orta is next to a typical Piedmont village dotted with colorful houses. Part of the city is the lake island of San Giulio, on which stands the ancient Basilica, the cemetery and the Benedictine monastery. In the morning mist Orta looks absolutely magical. The city has no luxury hotels, but quite comfortable and cozy guest houses are numerous. There are also lots of nice restaurants. But experts suggest that you remove near the lake apartment or room — that’s the beauty of non-tourist region. The hosts will feed you with national dishes — this is a great opportunity to sample the local cuisine.

Lake Constance

It is also called the Bodensee — it belongs to three countries: Switzerland, Germany and Austria Continue reading

Landmarks of the island of Grenada

 

The island of Grenada and located him in the neighborhood of Carioca island and Petite Martinique-ending the southern part of the windward Islands and several tiny Islands in the Caribbean sea, are part of the state of Grenada.

When Columbus landed on the Northern coast of the island of Grenada in 1498, seen in the distance, he marveled at the dense tropical forests, many beautiful waterfalls. The first permanent European settlement, however, was based not soon, the Spaniards did not stay on the island. When the British in 1609, have decided to encroach on local lands, they failed. Locals, Indians, Caribs, were ready for war.

The island was in the hands of the French in 1650, during the eighteenth century it was passed to the French by the British. but, in the end, in accordance with the Treaty of Versailles, it became a British. In 1877 Grenada received administrative status of a Crown colony. Independence within the British Commonwealth, Grenada has gained in 1974.

Grenada land is fertile, it grows nutmeg, cloves, saffron, ginger, allspice and cocoa. So it is often referred to as “Island of Spice”. Nutmeg Grenada meets one third of demands in the world. Continue reading

Nature Park Veps forest

Natural Park “Vepsian forest” – an original open air Museum that has preserved the unspoilt landscapes, indigenous forests, clean lakes and rivers, monuments of wooden architecture, traditional culture and crafts invites you to visit.

Natural potential, availability zones and ecosystems, preserving the nearly pristine ecological purity, is of interest for tourists, for all who wish to commune with nature in all its glory. And so, along with conservation, research and ecological and educational tasks, one of the activities of the nature Park is a recreational activity. It is an organization of tourism and recreation in the lap of picturesque and ecologically clean nature.

Remoteness from the centres of industry developed, beautiful lakes, rivers, springs, great fishing, rich Amateur hunting, different difficulty routes – all this attracts people with different requests and ideas about the outdoor recreation. The nature of the “Veps forest” at any time of the year offers many opportunities for recreation.

Here, at the watershed of the Baltic and Caspian seas, are preserved intact unique natural complexes and objects: vast forests, ancient spruce and pine forests, ancient swamps, hundreds of lakes, springs and waterfalls, rare species of plants and animals. Naturally Continue reading

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The other Side of the Earth: the lava lake in the Nyiragongo volcano
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