Indonesia. A brief guide to the Islands of Bali, Lombok, Gili, Java, Kalimantan, Sumatra, Flores
  Indonesia – the land of volcanoes and exotic holiday. Indonesia – the world's largest island nation, whose borders are washed by the Pacific and Indian oceans. There is no…

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Kulunda lake
  Lake Kulunda is called "Altai sea" and it really is the largest lake of the Altai region. When you stand on the shore, the other shore is not visible.…

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Aegean coast

 

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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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

High-altitude lakes in the world

 

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

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