Lake Toba is the largest volcanic lake in the world and also the largest lake located in Sumatra
Lake Toba is in Northern Sumatra, about 45 kilometers from Berastagi at an altitude of 900 metres above sea level, about 200 km North of equator.
Lake Toba is a large – 100 kilometres long and 30 wide, but also deep – its depth is over 500 meters, so the Toba has the 11th place in the list of deepest lakes in the world.
For the first time, lake Toba has been described by the Dutchman Herman Neubronner van der Toucam, but because of his large size just through in 82 years, in 1929, it was identified as a Caldera.
Lake Toba was formed as a result of the most powerful in the last 25 million years of volcanic eruption that occurred about 73 thousand years ago.
The eruption of the SUPERVOLCANO Toba was incredible strength in the air has risen more than 2,800 cubic kilometers of volcanic rocks, more than 800 cubic kilometers of settled as ash.
Together with clouds of dust and ash was thrown up to three billion tons of sulfur dioxide. 20 000 square kilometers of land surface were destroyed in a moment.
The average temperature in the Northern hemisphere fell to 21 degrees. The population Continue reading
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 springs, ancient castles and magnificent parkland.
Beach vacation gives you the opportunity without any restrictions to swimming in the sea with the clear water and enjoy the dazzling sun. The air is fresh and clean, the reason for this is the large number of pine trees that grow very close to the beach and the sea. The wonderful climate contributes to a large number of tourists for an unforgettable holiday. Croatia is especially popular in summer when the average temperature in the air 30 degrees and the water temperature is 25-28 degrees.
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The Adriatic sea is the third reason for the journey. This sea is famous for the five most ecologically clean seas. And the fact Continue reading
Day 2: Breakfast at the hotel. Sightseeing bus tour of Dublin with a visual inspection of the Cathedral of St. Patrick (St. Patrick Cathedral) (originally on this site was a small Church built in memory of Saint Patrick, in the 13th century was built the Cathedral, the appearance of which has been preserved to the present time), Trinity College (Trinity College), the oldest University of the country, famous for its library, which stores Christian manuscripts, the Book of Celtic (Book of Kells) and other literary masterpieces, Dublin castle (Dublin Castle) . the construction of which began in the XII century. The history of the castle is closely connected with centuries-old presence in Ireland of the British (the British rule lasted for almost a thousand years, until 1922). Visit to the Jameson whiskey Museum. Familiarity with the production technology in ancient times, tasting. Moving to Galway.. Accommodation at the hotel.
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