"the largest lake"
Review album: On the territory of the Altiplano there are two large lakes Titicaca and Poopo.. Lake Titicaca (Lake of Thor Heyerdahl) is the largest lake in South America, the…

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In defense of Baikal
The deepest freshwater lake in the world Baikal, in the apt expression of the late academician A. V. winter, - "the priceless gift of nature". The lake-sea is a colossal…

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The Most amazing lake in the world: ptichka_joy

This amazing lake is located in Yellowstone National Park, USA. White Americans discovered the land recently – in 1870. Untouched piece of nature was discovered by the Governor of a state with a detachment of cavalry led by Lieutenant Dwayne. The Governor liked so much these gorgeous places, the beauty of forests, lakes and mountains that it was decided to declare them protected. The Yellowstone reserve stretched on the earth three North American States – Idaho, Wyoming and Montana.

Lake Morning Glory amazes and delights at first glance – the variety of colours that painted the bottom, absolutely unthinkable for the lake. Bright shades of turquoise, purple, yellow, green fascinate and attract.

The amazing fact is that the water in the lake from time to time tend to change color: it was a pale turquoise, like a few minutes becomes bright purple, then turns green. Where such chameleonesque quality at the lake, you ask? Everything is explained simply – in the Lake Morning Glory live bacteria that change colour depending on water temperature.

Fairy lake is small in size, but its depth is about 2200 meters. In cooler weather, it is always the vapor that creates the illusion of a magical image, resembling Continue reading

White mountains, castles and lakes of new Hampshire

The mountain-lake region of new Hampshire ( New Hampshire ) – one of the most amazing and beautiful parts of New England. It is the oldest resort in America, where people come to relax in throughout the year: in winter to enjoy skiing and ice skating; in the spring to admire the awakening nature and tender herbs in the summer – the smell of the fresh herbs and enjoy the grace of mountains and lakes and the Golden autumn – it is a fantastic riot of colors. New Hampshire is one of the most popular routes across America.

Program 3-day journey “White mountains, lakes and castles of new Hampshire” crafted to the beauty of nature along with informative fascinating objects and unexpected discoveries on the tour itinerary, made Your short stay. In the program of the tour includes a cruise along the protected lake surrounded by a picturesque mountain range, with unique wildlife, rare birds, welcoming Islands.

On the mountain slopes is located the famous “Castle in the clouds” ( Castle in the clouds ). built Continue reading

Amazing lake Hamilton Pool (Texas, USA) – WONDERFUL MOMENTS FUNNY AND SAD

Amazing lake Hamilton Pool (Texas, USA)

37 km West of Austin (Texas, USA) is one of the most unusual and picturesque lakes in the world — Hamilton Pool (Hamilton Pool). The unusual it is that Hamilton Pool is both an underground lake and surface, flowing to the surface from under the arch stone grotto. Complements the beauty of waterfall flowing from 15-meter height.

The lake was formed thousands of years ago as a result of collapse of the limestone dome of an underground river due to massive erosion. Water underground rivers flow into the river flowing nearby Pedernales (Pedernales river), which, in turn, is a tributary of the Colorado river (Colorado).

The pool is surrounded by huge slabs of limestone, and the ceiling of the cave stalactites hanging down in places.

Until the 19th century there lived tribes of American Indians Tokawa and Apache. In 1985 a parcel of 232 acres of land on which is located this unique natural formation was purchased from private owners and declared a nature reserve — the Hamilton Pool Preserve.

To approach the lake on foot, leaving the car at the entrance to the reserve and breaking the 400-meter descent on a steep slope. In the 60-ies of the last century, the lake was a favourite place for summer recreation Continue reading