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Leisure and tourism in the Republic of Bashkortostan

In the center of Russia located Urals Switzerland. Healthy mountain air, mild climate, clear lakes, ancient mountains, aroma of herbs, amber honey and koumiss lend the best advertising. If you want to learn all unbridled and proud temper of the Urals nature, to feel its grandeur and limitless space – go to Bashkiria.

Powerful figure Salavat Yulaev visible from afar from the window of car, train or bus. A visit to the monument usually included in the mandatory part of the program stay in the capital of Bashkortostan. The massive monument – a free embodiment of the Bashkir people. Evening and night the figure of a folk hero in the spotlight is even more impressive. The monument towers over the hallmark of Ufa – majestic and full-flowing White river. In the summer from the pier at the Friendship monument rides on the river on the boat. The cost of an adult ticket – from 200 rubles.

National Museum of Bashkortostan Republic is striking in its scope. In 33 halls of the beautiful building on Sovetskaya street you can go all day and learn a lot from the history of the Bashkir people and the personality of Salavat Yulaev.

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The MOST AMAZING lakes of the WORLD

Because the lake is a closed basin, they are literally tanks for experimental mixes. They can happen strange chemical reactions, but also to emerge anomalous creatures that are found nowhere else on Earth.

Some lakes are places of catastrophic events in history, such as falling meteors or volcanoes while others keep the ancient secrets or unique geological formations.

Present to our readers the 13 most amazing lakes of our planet.

The boiling lake

The boiling lake on the island of Dominica is the second largest hot spring in the world, although you are unlikely to want to dive in its waters.

Along the coast the water temperature rises to 80-90 degrees Celsius, while the Central part is too hot to approach and measure. The lake is almost completely closed by clouds of steam, and its gray water constantly boiling.

Laguna Colorada

Water from this creepy lake in Bolivia, blood red, and its surface is covered with strange Islands of borax – the same substance that is found in many detergents.

The color of the lake is associated with colored sediments and a large number of red algae, which grow rapidly in this place. In the waters of this lake frequently go Flamingo pink, contrasting sharply in this alien landscape.

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"Project Clean lake"
"Clear lakes" — a major project implemented in St. Petersburg and the Leningrad region since 2009. The movement brings together a range of different environmental actions. The idea is to…

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Limnophobia — fear of lakes
For most people holidays very often associated with a trip to the countryside, to the open water bodies, and lake – a perfect place to have a great time, fun…

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Trip to lake Volgo
Continuing to develop Russian roads, we decided to go to a surf camp on the lake Volgo. The Volga is a lake in Selizharovsky, Ostashkovsky districts and Penovskiy, Tver oblast,…

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