Jack Scrap (Yeak Laom) is a volcanic lake, which is one of the most interesting tourist attractions in Cambodia. Also this place is the most beautiful in the whole province of Ratanakiri.
The Ratanakiri province is located in the North-Eastern part of the country and shares borders with Laos and Vietnam. The population around the lake is one of the eight representatives of national minorities – Tampon (the names presented here are the phonetic transcription of the Khmer alphabet and a variety of sources, the names may vary). They live in five villages. The oldest villagers still remember times when on territory of modern city of Banlung (Ratanakiri) paced the tigers and other wild animals. Campany have their own culture and language that are fundamentally different from Khmer. Traditional houses of the people Tampon are constructed from four kinds of materials: wood base, bamboo walls and floor, the sheets on the wall and the roof and rattan into the ropes. Bamboo walls, as a rule, represent a complex, woven patterns.
Tamponi believe that they are surrounded by great spirits that live in old trees, rocks, lakes and rivers. Also they believe that the lake of Yak Scrap inhabited by spirits. Tamponi Continue reading
Kosino, like most Metropolitan areas in the past was a village near Moscow. But is particularly famous landmark — 3 lakes with mysterious names Black, White and Holy. What is the history of lakes and their names? On this edition of know pisateli, journalist, Creator of the book «Zatanna and mysteries of Moscow» Irina Shlionskaya.
Historians say that this village came about seven centuries ago, in other words in comparison with other Metropolitan settlement it is much older. Spiritual letter of Prince Vladimir of Serpukhov, stores the entry for the beginning of the XV century: «And Metropolitan villages gave am his Princess … Kosino with 3 ozyory…» So, at that time in the village was a lake.
At the end of the XVII century, Peter I was a child and moved directly in Kosino his ” toy ” fleet. Previously it was located in Izmailovo, on the ground of his native estate of the Romanovs, but soon it became clear that Peter the great ships very closely in the Izmailovo pond and Yauza… the Petrushka was advised to look at the White lake in Kosino. Directly there on the East coast, not far from the estate Telepneva, located on Royal haven «fleet»… Continue reading
Amazing Chinese five flowers lake size is quite small, but it is considered the soul of Jiuzhaigou nature reserve. Jiuzhaigou is an amazingly beautiful place. Autumn here is especially fine: the whole valley is covered with gold. Although the gorgeous scenery in these places is always, because Jiuzhaigou is located at the foot of the Himalayan mountains. Appeared a beautiful valley in the earthquake.
The reflection of the forest in the lakes is so great, what makes people believe that this is fairy world. Why is it so beautiful? Probably because the world’s most beautiful lakes. What are even unusual names of reservoirs: mirror lake, Panda lake, five flowers lake.
The Five Flowers Lake
Five Flowers Lake is located in the valley of Gizza, the South-Western branch of Jiuzhaigou. Shallow turquoise waters of the lake allow the visitor to examine the bottom, where lie the trunks of fallen trees.
The lake water flow down the riverbed Peacock, which is so beautiful, what could be the shortest and most beautiful river in the world, because from it flow amazingly beautiful waterfalls. About these waterfalls in China say it is the “Pearl Shoal Falls”.
Beautiful lake in the world in China
Five Flowers lake is widely known throughout the world. It is named so because of being in water colored algae. It is believed that Continue reading