Chuzenji lake – the beautiful lake with the trees growing on the banks, is situated at the foot of the sacred volcano Nantai in the upper part of Nikko. The lake was formed by lava flows of the now extinct volcano several thousand years ago. Now this lake is part of the Nikko National Park.
To reach lake Chuzenji you on a twisting mountain road “of Irohazaka”. The road ascends more than 400 meters and is named “Iroha”, because the original old road consisted of 48 hairpin bends, like needles. The same number of letters contained in the Japanese syllabic alphabet, formerly known as “Iroha”. Uphill and downhill are different roads, which makes this mountain the route is quite safe even when driving large tour buses.
Chuzenji Onsen is a touristy hot springs resort, located in the upper part of Irohazaka road, in the Eastern part of the lake. The most exciting part of the resort is the waterfall kegon no taki. It falls with a height of 97 meters. On the Elevator down to the bottom of the waterfall.
Good panoramic view of the waterfall and Kegon lake Chuzenji can be seen from Attidiya fee, walk accessible on foot or using the cable car.
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Marmaris is located on a Peninsula and washed by the Aegean sea. Turkish Ibiza – exactly call this city the tourists and the locals. This is the best resort for youth recreation space to be found. For those who prefer a more relaxing stay is offered Icmeler – a suburb of Marmaris, which is the whole dotted with small houses drowned in greenery and flowers. The symbol of the city is “caravanserai” – an architectural monument of 16th century built of stone. Here, in the afternoon you can stroll along the shops and buy nice Souvenirs to commemorate the holiday, and in the evenings arrange enchanting national show.
On the West coast is the city – the resort of Bodrum. Speaking of climate, it is important to note that unlike other resort towns of Turkey, here it is dry, therefore too hot here does not happen ever. Popular among tourists, the city must, first of all, the fabulous beaches found in the bays of Bitez and Gumbet. And all over the world, this resort was made famous by incredible archaeological and historical discoveries, including the tomb of Mausolus – one of the seven wonders of the world, the fortress castle of St. Peter. One of the most luxurious beaches in the world is located in the outskirts of Bodrum.
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Having been on any podmoskovnom lake in the height of summer, I want to run from him without looking back and never meet people. Fortunately, many lakes in the world where you will not find mountains of garbage and drunken bathers near the barbecues, and the path to these amazing places will result in a breathtaking journey through beautiful places. We have selected 8 most beautiful Alpine lakes in the world, bathing in which is akin to a sacred rite.
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Like sacred mount Kailash, this lake is a place of pilgrimage for millions of people around the world. But first of all, Manasarovar is revered by Hindus and Buddhists. Pilgrims seeking to perform the rite of ablution and to drink Holy water, will rise to a height of 4557 metres on the Tibetan plateau. The lake is spread over an area of 520 square kilometres, and near its banks there are several hot springs.
Lake Sarez, Tajikistan, m
It is sad that because of jokes about the natives of Central Asia, many have started to forget (or ceased Continue reading