Lake Skadar or Shkodra lake (Skadarko jezero) is one of the national parks and main attractions of Montenegro. The largest lake of the Balkan Peninsula, divided between two countries Montenegro and Albania is striking in its size and the beauty of nature. Most of the lake belongs to Montenegro, which is about 2/3 of the lake. National Park Skadar lake was established in 1983.
The lake was formed by dissolving limestone in a tectonic basin, according to various studies, the formation of this lake is between creation and the due date is considered to be 65 million years ago. The lake was formerly a Bay of the Adriatic sea, but now separated by alluvial isthmus. The power of the lake is made by 6 rivers, the largest of them are the Moraca and Crnojevic. And flows in the river Bojana in Albania, in the district of shkodër. On average, the total area of the lake is 475 km2, while in dry seasons it is reduced to 390 km2, and in winter increases to 523 km2.
Of course, it’s not the biggest lake by area in Europe, but it is one of the 15 largest European lakes, occupying 13th position.
Floating on the lake, you can see the blooming white lilies huge backwaters, yellow egg capsules and whole colonies of water chestnut or shrimp (which is sometimes disrupted during the tours and give a try). Continue reading
Boarding houses of Moscow region, recreation center Chaika – the Country house of rest “the Seagull” – 30 years gives people an unforgettable vacation
The time boring Soviet sanatorium, died down boom overseas holiday pleasures, no longer pulls to the extreme, the boarding houses of Moscow suburbs and motels major resorts are already not pleased with novelty, and not see in them attractiveness. Increasingly want a secluded holiday away from the bustle of the city in pristine remote place. Lost of places on the earth. One of them was our country house of rest “the Seagull” – Paradise lost in the heart of the Middle band. No boarding houses of Moscow suburbs can’t compare to this resort.
Here and clean environment, wonderful forest air, ringing silence, the beautiful lake on whose shore lies the country house of the vacation, here, finally, amazing people – kind, sincere, open, truly love their mother land and their business. Overseas resorts, major resorts of the Moscow region and other big “monsters” of the travel industry can’t offer that – what emotional relationships to each vacationer as his, almost close and dear.
The beautiful lake is the main wealth of the house of rest “Chaika”. Continue reading