Beautiful lake
  Croatia is a country that promises a vacation on the warm beaches, the Balkan and European painting service in hotels and hotels. Not to forget the beautiful coves, thermal…

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Spotted lake or Kliluk Spotted – a unique lake in Canada.
Spotted lake or Kliluk Spotted ( Spotted Lake ) is located in Canada, in a North-westerly direction from the town of Osoyoos (Osoyoos), 8-th kilometer of Highway a-3. This is…

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Fishing - guided fishing trips in the Northwest region of Russia, fishing on the Ladoga lake
Fish resources of the Northwest Russia is quite rich and diverse - the largest lake in Europe - Ladoga and Onega, the wonderful land of the White sea, rivers, and…

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Volcanic lakes and Italian Goodies

 

Trip with a visit to the beautiful surroundings of Rome, lakes of volcanic origin and ancient towns. This is a great opportunity to escape from huge cities, to rest body and soul together and to learn a lot. Interesting for everybody: history buffs, gourmets and anyone who loves the outdoors.

Roman castles is a unique set of authentic towns near Rome that lies on the Albanian hills. You will have the opportunity to visit and swim in the waters of the lakes Albano and Nemi, which lie in craters of extinct volcanoes, the scenery, the beauty of which is breathtaking, to wander the streets of nice and cosy towns with thousand years of history, which, like pearls on a necklace, scattered along the slopes of the sleeping volcano.

Our way will pass by the ancient Apavou the road, through the Catacombs and the Baths of Caracalla. The history of this place dates back to the settlements of pre-Roman age (12 BC) In ancient times there were an impregnable fortress. Castles and fortresses destroyed long ago, but the name remains. These hills offer a breathtaking view of Rome and its beautiful surroundings.

You will visit Castel Gandolfo, right on the spot where according to legend were born the founders of Rome — Romulus and Remus. Continue reading

The Origin of lake basins

 

The lake basin can be both endogenous and exogenous origin that have the most significant impact on their size, shape, water regime.

The largest lake basins of tectonic origin. They are located either in a simple tectonic structures in the basin in the plains (Ilmen, Chad) or in foothill and intermountain depressions (Balkhash), or in the grabens of the rift (Baikal, Nyasa, Tanganyika). But most of the major lake basin has a complex tectonic origin, in their education are involved as concave folds and breaks of the earth’s crust (Issyk-Kul lake. Victoria, etc.). All tectonic lakes are large in size and significant depth, and rift – an elongated and narrow shape in plan, very large depth, steep slopes. The bottoms of many deep lakes lie below the sea level, having a mirror above the water level, is cryptodepression (Baikal, Ladoga, etc.). In the location of tectonic lakes are observed certain regularities: they are concentrated along faults of the earth’s crust (the Syrian-African and Baikal rift zone), or framed panels: along the Canadian shield is a Large bear, Great Slave, Winnipeg, Athabasca, Great North American lakes; the Baltic shield along the Vyg, Segozero, Onega, Ladoga, etc.

The lakes occupy volcanic craters and calderas of extinct volcanoes or depressions in the surface of solidified lava flows (Kronotsky lake on the Kamchatka Peninsula, lake Java, Continue reading

Austria — holidays, tours, city

Austria — a country where you can always count on rich and comfortable stay. In the programs of travels in Austria and provides not only a fascinating tour of the ancient cities, but also a complete resort rest and treatment, as well as great recreation for youth and for those who rest with children.

Austria offers holidays that will delight you any time of the year. One of the best options — it’s a holiday in Austria in winter. Austria is one of the most popular ski countries in Europe and the world.

In summer, Austria – it is, above all, intellectually rich activities (e.g. in Vienna) or the peaceful rural holiday in the mountains (Tyrol).

Austria — a country where you can always count on rich and comfortable stay. In the programs of travels in Austria and provides not only a fascinating tour of the ancient cities, but also a complete resort rest and treatment, as well as great recreation for youth and for those who rest with children.

Austria offers holidays that will delight you any time of the year. One of the best options — it’s a holiday in Austria in winter. Austria is one of the most popular ski countries in Europe and the world.

In summer, Austria – it is, above all, intellectually rich activities (e.g. in Vienna) or the peaceful rural holiday in the mountains Continue reading

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Clear lake
  In the five years of the action "360 minutes for Baikal" from the shores of the lake took out 140 trucks garbage Annual all-Russian action of En+ Group "360…

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And again the lake Bursal
  Yesterday, squally wind without repeated trip on lake Borlynskoe to enjoy fully its beauty. The lake is Unique, with the tides, very volatile, there is no source that feeds…

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Spotted lake or Kliluk Spotted – a unique lake in Canada.
Spotted lake or Kliluk Spotted ( Spotted Lake ) is located in Canada, in a North-westerly direction from the town of Osoyoos (Osoyoos), 8-th kilometer of Highway a-3. This is…

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