Tourist Playground Belarus: what surprise? Article
About the regions Lakeland — the most Northern and one of the most picturesque regions of Belarus. The contours of the region practically coincide with the boundaries of the Vitebsk…

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Baikal Day. Help
12 September is celebrated as a regional holiday - Day of Baikal. Day Baikal established in 1999, after turning the lake into the UNESCO world natural heritage site by UNESCO…

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South America

South America is the fourth but the largest continent on Earth. Its Northern shores are washed by the warm waters of the Caribbean sea, and the extreme southern tip of the island of Tierra del Fuego, divided between Argentina and Chile, lies in a cold, stormy Atlantic ocean. On the continent presents a great diversity of landscapes and climatic zones. Hot dusty steppe of the pampas stretch through the cattle country of Argentina and Uruguay. In the West tower of the mighty Andes, with cool fertile valleys, where coffee grows. Hot tacama desert of Northern Chile is one of the driest places on the planet. In Brazil, in the Amazon basin, the stretch impassable green jungle. There are in South America and vast lakes, and tall waterfalls, and rocky Islands.

The most humid of the continents. High mountains causes a variety of climates, the presence of altitudinal zonation. Equatorial zone occupies the Amazonian lowlands and the North-West coast. In the tropical zone of the Eastern part is influenced by the trade winds, on the coast of a lot of rainfall (2,000 mm), the difference in summer and winter, t minor. In the interior the rainfall is considerably less (1000-500 mm). The Pacific coast is under the influence of the cold Peru current. Here is one of the driest places in the world (the Atacama desert).

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Location of lake Teletskoye and some comparisons with other bodies of water
The Teletskoye lake is situated between 51° 2′ 46" and 51° 48′ 36" North latitude and between 87° 14′ 40" and 87° 50′ 54" East longitude (from Greenwich), in the…

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A Trip to the Lake Ritsa. Part1. Attractions. Around Sochi
Notes traveler and not only)) Yesterday, together with the user Badwolf, I decided to go to the lake Ritsa. Initially, the trip was planned from Sochi with a guided tour,…

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