Little short of the sanatorium named after S. M. Kirov, in the mysterious depths of the mountain Mashuk famous hidden lake Proval . the entrance to which is guarded by two lions.
Through stone well (its height is 41 m and diameter 15 m) daylight penetrates deep into the mountain, where a deep crack rises from the bowels of the earth of mineral hydrogen sulphide water. In the left part of the lake depth of about 11 m, about 1.5 m. the right Temperature to about 50 degrees.
In the times of Lermontov’s the thrill there’s dancing over the lake: on the initiative of Prince Golitsyn, V. S. famous architect brothers Bernardazzi built in 1837 the platform above the Failure where the guests had danced the quadrille. Most of these were young men who wanted to show off before the ladies. Many people went down to the lake with the help of slings and special baskets to take a dip in the healing waters and likewise was understood to be returning.
The first scientific study of the failure of held 20 — 21 June 1857 F. A. Batalin, Director of the Tiflis meteorological Observatory Moritz . officers surveyors and land surveyors. At the same time was determined the exact depth of the crater and the lake water composition and temperature.
Initially, one about the lake didn’t know. But forms its not an easy water. Continue reading
Journey to Rominsky forest and lake Vishtynets
About the event
Rominsky journey in the forest and on the lake Vishtynets
Lake “Vishtinets” – the unique lake of glacial origin and is the most ancient, deep, large, clean in the Kaliningrad region, it is often called the European Baikal. We offer you to enjoy amazing trip to Vistytis lake Rominsky through the forest.
08.00. – Leaving on a big tour bus.
We will stop at the famous cheburek in Talakag for Breakfast, especially for us in preparation for pasties or meat pies with cheese (drinks at own expense).
Our path will pass through the town of Gusev, former Gumbinnen. We will stop at the Monument “to the Memory of the forgotten war that changed the course of history”, the sculptor M. M. Shemyakin.
Moving toward Romenskoj Pushcha, in the village of Krasnolesye we will visit Vistytis ecological Museum.
Next we will see the unique and the most ambitious in the Kaliningrad region railway bridge (elevation 25 metres) above the river Red. All our travellers call it “the Bridge of dreams”.
Will make a stop in hospitable forest manor, where the hosts will prepare for us delicious cakes with tea.
We will continue our trip in a unique landscape Park Romenskoj Pushcha, the main Treasury Continue reading
Maybe you mean flights from Costa Rica.
Tickets to Costa Rica – a cherished dream of any eco-tourist. The beauty of the local national parks with fantastic rain forests, tropical flowers, rapid rivers, picturesque waterfalls and mysterious volcanoes are legendary, and the guides do not skimp on high-profile titles such as “the most beautiful country in the world” and “the best place on the planet”. And, I must say, the enthusiasm of all completely fair. In the Treasury of the benefits of Costa Rica should definitely add infinitely various beaches with different colored sand, a lot of excellent places for surfing and diving, a few interesting towns with colonial-style architecture, a well-developed coffee culture and low crime rate.
What to see and do in Costa Rica
If you start to look at pictures of Costa Rica, you will see a magnificent ocean Bay, misty mountains, volcanic lakes and incredible waterfalls, but the people in your pictures most likely will not appear. The fact that Costa Ricans have been practically impossible: the joy of all “green” planet intact to keep the grandiose forests, which cover about 2/3 of the country. The remaining third is not too populated: a narrow isthmus between the Caribbean sea and the Pacific ocean is called the house Continue reading