A review about the Lake Chelkar (Kazakhstan, Kokshetau): Beautiful lake with healing water
  In Kazakhstan, near the city of Kokshetau has many lakes. Perhaps the most famous is the lake in Borovoye resort area Burabay, but the other, not less picturesque lakes,…

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The Lake Ritsa. Abkhazia
  The pearl of Abkhazia - lake Riza . the most famous lake in the Caucasus. There are many legends and songs about the Ritz. Local people have long been…

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General geographic data about Finland

 

Where is Finland? Finland is a Nordic country, which has a common border with Norway 727 km, Sweden 586 km, Russia – 1269 km away and Has a Maritime border with Estonia, passing through Finnish and Bothnian gulfs of the Baltic sea that gives the country access to the World ocean.The bays are tamerselim that adversely affects navigation in the winter. In the Finnish coastal area is about 81000 Islands. The state covers an area of 338 thousand sq. km length of coastline of about 1100 km. the size of the country from North to South is 1160 km, while from West to East 540 km With about 25% of the territory is above the Arctic circle.

The geological structure of Finland can be divided into several areas. Along the shores of the two gulfs of the Baltic coast are the coastal lowlands. Along their shores there are several thousand rocky Islands. The archipelago of Turku and Aland Islands are the main archipelagoes.

On the South West coast is the archipelago sea, is unique, where there are a huge number of various-sized Islands. In the southern part of the country is a large plateau, with a huge number of marshes, lakes and swamps. Here grow dense virgin forest. A large part of Northern Finland is located beyond the Arctic circle (Lapland Continue reading

Amazing lake Ritsa Abkhazia is always glad to welcomes visitors and travelers

 

Abkhazia is a wonderful country with the local color, customs, mores and, of course, nature. There are a lot of beautiful places, which can be admired constantly. Many tourists come here from different corners of the planet to your eyes to see all the delights of the Caucasus.

Informative tours of the lake Ritsa

Of course, special attention is rewarded with the lake, which is located on the West Ladutska in the region of Abkhazia. Tours to lake Ritsa popular all year round. It is very beautiful in both winter and summer. In each season the pond is unique.

To get here is not very difficult, the main thing to have desire. The road to the lake is incredibly beautiful and it starts from a small village Bzyb. Local people are known for growing very high quality tobacco, also doing corn and citrus. The road to the pond has a length of about 40 km. the time of travel you can see many of the apiaries, where the local inhabitants produce very tasty and rich honey.

On the road reserve, the first tourists are met by a small lake. It is located at an altitude of about 100 meters above sea level at the foot of the mountain China. The water is crystal clear saturated blue color. This is followed Gega gorge, named after the Gega river, which here flows. If a little Continue reading

Synevyr – the most beautiful lake of Ukraine

 

The lake is striking in its splendor and its surroundings – fabulous nature.

The most beautiful lake in Ukraine and the highlight of the Ukrainian Carpathians is lake Synevyr . It is the largest reservoir of the Ukrainian Carpathians, located in the upper reaches of the river Tereblya, in a picturesque region of Transcarpathia – Mezhgorye.

The lake area is about 5 hectares, feed streams it. The outflow of water is blocked by a mountain landslide, and the lake water seeps through underground passages, forms a stream and flows into the Teasing. Due to this feature Synevyr never overflows, even in the most severe floods.

The lake is located at an altitude of 989 meters above sea level, its average depth is 10-12 meters, and the maximum is 24 meters. Since 1989, in the territories around the lake was created by the national Park Synevyr .

Nearby, on the Black river, is located the only Museum in Europe forest and alloy . which presents unique exhibits about the history of the wood. Among the exhibits – wooden fixtures – bokors, which peasants used for floating on water, axes, saws and other tools, Continue reading