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Vanishing lake

Residents of the small village at the Dry lake in the Novgorod region, the night was awakened by a terrible noise. Lake broke the ice. And make a noise like a waterfall, the water.

In the morning people were surprised to find: the lake disappeared, only exposing the bottom were pieces of ice. Yes it was a black big hole, like the entrance to the burrow of the beast. All the water went through it under the ground.

The same story was repeated some years later in the Vytegra district of the Vologda region. For three days it Custodero, occupying an area of twenty square kilometers. Eyewitnesses steel ice fishing. “In the North-Western part of the lake, they talked, suddenly appeared a hole. The ice around began to settle down. It was evident that the lake like falls in a hole. Along with the fish”.

When they tried to measure the depth of the crater, where did the water, it was found that even the poles, lowered eighteen metres out of the bottom. Continue reading

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, Russia, located 25 km South of Ostashkov, the largest in the system of the upper Volga lakes in the Valdai hills, the fourth and final group of lakes through which runs the upper course of the Volga river, regulated by the Upper ballota.

Two lakes of the Volga (the Volga, the Volga-II), connected by a channel at the Big and Small Oleaster, elongated from West to East for 40 km, width up to lakes 4 km, average depth 2 m, water surface area 61 km2 of lakes. Volga lake by the construction of the upper bachata significantly changed their borders. Before its length was 7 km, width — up to 2 km (from Wikipedia).

The distance from Reutov to the camp — 375 km, 3 km from the Moscow ring road and 48 km on the ring road, to the Novorizhskoye highway (M9). M9 went on to the turn of the Rzhev is 200 km further via Rzhev on A – 6 km, continue along N – just over 100 km Then turned onto a dirt (if we may say so) the road to the village of Selishche, drove through it on the broken asphalt and 5 km on the dirt road to the base of surfers. Continue reading

Carinthia, the Carinthian lakes, recreation on the lakes of Austria

Such a fabulous name Carinthia is not often found in conversations and discussions tourists, “and does it exist?” You ask. Meanwhile, this is the most comfortable and beautiful area in Austria. In Carinthia the crystal clear lake, which in summer warms up to 28 degrees Celsius. The mayor of Klagenfurt, the capital of the earth each year goes to the shore of the lake wörther see and makes public a SIP of water, demonstrating the purity and safety of their domain.

The largest lake of the land of Carinthia, Austria . the lake is the Water see. Along the shores of this Paradise there are many towns and resorts. Maria wörth offers a quiet and relaxing holiday, Velden opposite will involve in their irrepressible fun atmosphere with fireworks, casino, bars. Krumpendorf fascinates with its cosy identity. And resort Pörtschach love children, here’s a wonderful slide, directly in the lake. It is worth noting that all of the resorts with stunning beaches, numerous recreational facilities, the entertainment industry on a high level.

Lake of Carinthia is not only the lure in the region, there is much to profit and to lovers of architecture. And the mild climate contributes to fatigue-free, comfortable excursions. Tourists expect exciting jousting Continue reading

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