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Ecotourism. The most amazing lakes in the world

Since late 20-ies, substantially increased the attention to environmental protection. Now, not only environmentalists, but also ordinary people think in order to make a contribution to the preservation of the ecological system of the Earth.

Simultaneously with the development of tourism there was such a thing as ecotourism. It’s not just trips or tours to national parks and reserves. Ecotourism cultivates the correct attitude to nature, eco educates and promotes the preservation of pristine nature.

Frustrating is the fact that ecotourism is a little-known pastime for citizens of the former USSR and in the West it is widespread. The main purpose of this type of tourism is not to harm the nature. During such trips tourists use only environmentally friendly transport, they make camp only in permitted places and collect the gifts of nature only in special areas.

Objects of ecotourism natural and cultural attractions, natural and man-made and natural landscapes. Thus travelers do not climb into the jungle, and visit any object of historical or cultural value to humanity.

Ecotourism is very attractive for travelers who prefer active leisure. Continue reading

Indonesia

General information

official name-Republic of Indonesia

Located on the Islands of the Malay archipelago and the Western part of the island of New Guinea.

Washed by the Pacific and Indian oceans. Is the largest archipelagic country in the world.

The capital — Jakarta .

Russian citizens can get the Indonesian visa, for a period not exceeding 30 days, upon arrival in the country .

the cost is 25 USD

Duration of flight depending on flight — from 19 to 24 hours.

The time difference with Moscow in time ahead by 4 hours

The climate and the season

Weather in Indonesia is divided into dry season from March to September and a wet season from November to March. During wet season rainfall locally, usually at night, in the form of short (1-2 hours) storm rainfall. Therefore, at this time there are problems with transport links, become unsafe mountain tours and diving. The average temperature ranges from +26 °C to +35 °C. water Temperature is +26.+27 °C all year round. The hottest months are July and August.

Attractions

Sumatra — the fifth largest island in the world with hundreds of kilometers of beaches with Continue reading

Red lake

Red lake salt lake in Bolivia

We have already talked about the unusual lakes in the Andes earlier. It was a well-known lake Titicaca. In Bolivia on the high plateau there is still salt and fresh lakes. One of them has the name Colorado Lagoon (Laguna Colorado) or red lake.

It is surrounded by misty cliffs and boiling geysers. The second nearby Laguna Verde (Laguna Verde) has the green color of the water. Next to these lakes, stretches of sea salt. This solar de Juni, a huge salt flat. Once in its place was the waters of the ancient lake. Now only a swift breeze rolls salt dunes on the dune. The thickness of the minerals can reach six meters. Walk on it quite a dangerous occupation, because the salt marsh is possible to fail. As we walking on the frozen lake in winter.

Red lake of the Cordillera

A wonderful place where the land is perceived as a Mirage. The lake shining in the sun sometimes it is just an ice desert. Night stars exactly light up the purple sky and surrounding mountain scenery. Not every fiction writer, describing the planet, Mars has a paint that is of a local nature.

Near Laguna Colorado begins a local landmark national Park Eduardo (Eduardo Avaroa). The lake water is red brick and very salty. The water acquires a red color because of plankton and trace Continue reading

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