On the territory of Omsk region a lot of lakes (more than 16,000, including more than 250 salt), as well as wetlands. Each of them is unique. Salt lake is famous not only beautiful places, but its healing mud.
“. a dense birch forest, advancing from the South and East of Omsk, was often concealed in its lake with muddy shores and bottom, and the deaths have wandered in summer in the cattle pond (mud lake has sucking properties), the Scarecrow of local people and develop people’s imagination, reinforcing this lake a bad name and “Damn” name. ” from the book of doctor Korotkov E. V. (1924). Is the lake Salt other names: “the Bloody pit”, “Damn the tract”, “listen”. However, the notoriety and the horrific names are not prevented our ancestors to use the lake and “knowledgeable” a grandmother sent out to the treatments of their patients, treating horses and cattle (drove through the water and collapsing mud). The first scientific analysis of the composition of water and mud was carried out by Dr. United States in 1905. Later, in 1916, Omsk city laboratory, at the request of the doctor Lapteva V. P. made a more detailed examination. Based on the data of the medical Commission recognised a healing lake and reco La to create a resort on the shore “the more suburban location” Continue reading
The majority of large and small lakes is not only a source of drinking water, but also important tourist sites. Before you eight amazing lakes in the world. Let’s find out what exactly they are remarkable and why they are worth seeing.Titicaca: the largest reserves of fresh water mountain lake
Where: South America; Peru and Olivepomace it is comparable to the size of Crete — about 8300 sq km. From the plane it looks like a sea, but when viewed from the shore in places is reminiscent of a marsh overgrown with reeds. The people here move carefully, looking at the ground, as they walk on muddy dirt. Cane everywhere and do everything — clothes, hats, bags, home and the island on which they live. There is a legend that long ago the Aymara Indians, crossing his pirogue in the lake, were on the territory of the Incas. To get the two peoples failed, but to go home the proud Aymara did not — decided that it will float on the lake. Since they live on the reed Islands, rafts, decoration reminiscent of the ancient Egyptian court.Change: the high-mountain crater lake
Where there are: Asia; on the border of China and North Korea.The shoreline of this lake is situated at a height of 2189 m above sea level, so Change called “Heavenly lake”. It is surrounded by winding mountain Continue reading
Acidic lake located in the crater of Maly Semyachik volcano in Kamchatka is one of the amazing beauty of the natural phenomena, admire that will not everyone.
The journey to this most interesting for the observation object can be a great adventure, for overcoming of which, tourists will be rewarded with stunning panoramas of the valleys and volcanic scenery of the lake, an unusually bright turquoise color, found nowhere else on the planet.
To start any expedition need to arrive in Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky. This can be done by regular flights, or book a private jet. Moreover, it is possible to organize flights not only to one person but a whole team, if such a trip is conceived, as a corporate guest.
The next route is to continue on the helicopter, or shift the car, because Maly Semyachik is located at 155 km North of the capital of Kamchatka Krai. Stationary placement of the group can be arranged in the village Zhupanova, but the volcano itself will have to break camp.
Upon arrival, you can get closer to one of the active Continue reading
Danakil – desert volcanic, nothing like the “classic” faded desert sand seas, with their veil of millennial peace. There is constantly felt seismic activity: sensitively dormant volcanoes, bubbling chemical lake. Landscapes evoke cosmic associations. Here’s a field of lava covered with colored precipitation of the fumes, that’s unprecedented lake fancy colors. All under the vast dome of the African sky. How here not to remember “the Martian Chronicles”? However, some tourists do not speak about Mars, but about a branch of hell on earth and hostile Mordor. They can understand, after all to travel in Danakil very hard. First, severe climate. The average annual temperature here is 34 degrees, in the afternoon summer heat is holding steady at about +50. In winter, twenty degrees easy. Secondly, no infrastructure. The most that you can hope for is to rent a jeep, which will be the transport, and housing. And the third is the political situation. Armed conflict in Ethiopia case is the same everyday, as for Muscovites – tube. Moreover, AESA is the terrain, border with Eritrea.
And yet, for those who are willing to risk comfort for the sake of pilgrimage to the reserved beauty of the Earth, Danakil is an excellent goal. There’s so few places where you can see the face Continue reading
Among so many beautiful lakes there are some that have a special beauty. The color of the water in these lakes is far from familiar to us — if you get into another dimension, with beautiful scenery of another planet. In this collection I will tell You about 10 most beautiful colored lakes in the world.
Laguna Verde is a salt lake located in the southwest High plains of Bolivia. For those who know Spanish, the name of the lake itself speaks for itself — in a lake called Green Lagoon. This name appeared not just so, water here is really green. The lake is located at the foot of the licancabur volcano and the beautiful green tint of the water caused by minerals and other substances, including copper. Color lake is also known for its hot springs.
This chain of 6 dark blue mountain lakes located high in the mountains of the Hindu Kush in Central Afghanistan. In 2008 they became the first National Park of Afghanistan. The lakes were formed by mineral-rich water that seeps through the cracks in the cliffs and rocks. The reason for this hue of water depends on the mineral-rich water.
8. Lake Pukaki in New Zealand
The water of lake Pukaki can be described in a separate, own color, calling it ice-blue. Colorful the lake was formed by melting glaciers many years ago. The lake is replenished Continue reading