Lake Garda is the largest and most visited of all bodies of water in Italy. Picturesque villages, ancient castles on the lake, walks along the coastal line. The lake has a diverse landscape with beaches along the southern shores and rocky cliffs above the Northern shoreline. Lake Garda is famous for its clear water and perfect for swimming in the summer. Windsurfing, sailing and Hiking in many parks of the lake, also famous activities.
Lake Garda is in Northern Italy between Venice and Milan. Garda is part of the Lombard region to the West and Veneto to the East. The Northern part is situated in Trentino-Alto Adige. The highest rated have hotels Riva del Garda to the North and Desenzano del Garda in the South.
Lake Garda is well served by boats, ferries, especially in summer. Car ferries can be found everywhere, between the West and East shores plying between Toscolano Maderno and Torri del Benaco and between Limone and Malcesine. Public buses go around the lake.
Riva del Garda is the world’s summer resort and one of the best places for Windsurfing. In the city dominates the castle.
Malcesine’s historic centre is dominated with small streets, small harbour and medieval castle. In Malcesine a cable Continue reading
Pride of the province Sudzhansky district
In the official directories, he was listed as Cranberry lake. The pond in the village Neznamov Sudzhansky area is unique in itself. The locals call it Kliukvenniy. In the official directories, he was listed as Cranberry lake. The essence is: only here, in its vicinity, and nowhere else in the area is not growing is typical for the Central black earth region of the Northern berry. But the villagers are proud of the lake for yet another reason. Ordinary miracle, that has become a local landmark. On the mirrored surface “Klukvennaya”, sometimes even in calm weather, from shore to shore walks… no, not just a piece of land – this island, overgrown with grass, shrubs and trees. And its area is large enough – 0.6 hectares.
The lake by geographical standards, is quite young, he and 100 years is not fulfilled. Its origin it is obliged to the person. Once in its place was just a thick layer of peat. In the beginning of the last century landowner Solomatin was built in the nearby village of water mill. But a little calculated – the power of water was not enough to turn the wheel. Then he remembered the moor, thinking that mukomolno can accommodate even the steam engine. Hired local men – they had to deliver the fuel. Into Continue reading
Danau Toba & Sipiso-PisoWaterfall
The Island Of Sumatra.
Off beaten tourist trails with their eternal herds of the German and Australian old ladies! Under a plane wing about something sings the green sea of the jungle, the exotic island of Sumatra. Our goal — the world’s largest volcanic lake, beautifully situated in the crater of an ancient volcano. One hundred thousand years ago, this volcano a circumference of three hundred miles a little bit exploded — so much so that hundreds of thousands of tons of ash rose into the air and for many years covered the entire planet from sunlight. Come real »nuclear winter», the famous Ice age, cause the extinction of mammoths. The fate of the primitive people and animals then living in Sumatra, one can only talk standing up and removing the headpiece. But as a result of the huge catastrophe in the history of the planet appeared, a popular cartoon about the adventures of the mammoth Manny, tiger Diego and the extraordinary beauty of the lake with the warm and clear as tear water. It rests at an altitude of 900 meters and reaches 450 m in depth. From all sides Toba is surrounded by hills, overgrown with pine, and its centre occupied the island of Samosir (Pulau Samosir Continue reading