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The famous lake Canada

The most dramatic differences in environmental conditions creates a contrast between the lowland East and the mountainous West of the country. Eastern Canada, wide open to the Arctic ocean, divided into numerous Islands, with deeply cut on South broad Hazanovym the Bay and is constantly subjected to a powerful Arctic air mass intrusion. As a result the tundra zone with sparse vegetation and permafrost formed on 55-57° North latitude, i.e. the latitude of Moscow. In the Central Piedmont part of the country on the same latitude are the canadian prairies and on the Pacific coast, protected by the mountain system of the Cordillera, virtually no winter, and on the mountain slopes develop tall “coastal forest” in which individual trees reach 40 to 60, and sometimes 90 m height. This is the famous sichinskaya spruce, Douglas fir, Western gemlok, etc. a Notable feature of Canada is the development of large lake-river systems. Is the Mackenzie river, carrying water into the Arctic ocean, in the pool which are situated the famous lake Great bear, Great Slave, Athabasca. The other system is the Nelson river, which flows into Hudson Bay, the basin of which includes lakes Winnipeg, Winnipegosis, Manitoba, and many others. The third system is the river St. Lawrence, carrying water into the Atlantic ocean. It includes all five Great lakes. The lakes are connected Continue reading

National Park Jiuzhaigou (Jiuzhaigou Valley). China

Not far from the Chinese province Sichuan is a place of indescribable beauty. These colors, these pictures, these types can be seen at well-crafted photographs. But jiuzhai valley is a very real place, which attracts people from around the world to see incredible wonders of nature Asian.

National Park Jiuzhaigou, which translates as “Valley of nine villages”, hidden away from human eyes in the foothills of Tibet

Jiuzhai valley (Jiuzhaigou Valley). China

Beautiful Lake Jiuzhaigou were found when scientists studied the habitat and lifestyle of giant pandas. Scientists believe that the lake was formed due to the calcium carbonate contained in flowing water during the ice age.

Jiuzhai valley (Jiuzhaigou Valley). China

In 1992 UNESCO declared the Jiuzhaigou world heritage site. Unique wildlife, beautiful mountains and wonderful waterfalls and crystal-clear lakes attract tourists from all over the globe. For tourists, the Park was officially opened in 1972, and ten years later he received the title of national, after which he was declared a biosphere reserve.

Jiuzhai valley (Jiuzhaigou Valley). China

This national Park is the most surprising looks in the fall, because the local Continue reading

Kamchatka region – Tourism in Russia

Kamchatka region is fiery and alive, almost all tourist routes go through either thermal or mineral springs, or through the crater of one of the active volcanoes. Few places on the planet where you can see so many volcanoes simultaneously.

Peninsula Kamchatka “is divided” between Kamchatka region occupying its southern part (170, 8 thousand sq. km) and Koryak Autonomous district. stretching along the Northern part of the Peninsula (472, 3 thousand square km). Due to the relatively harsh Northern climate (winter on the Peninsula is different in different parts of the world: snowy and mild on the coast, frosty in the Central and inland portion, rough and windy in the North; in summer the temperature reaches 10-18 s) in the Peninsula is home to a small number of the population in the area – 349, 8 thousand people, area – 28, 5 thousand.

The Kamchatka Peninsula has tremendous resources to conduct various ecological trips, various tours, during which tourists can not only actively relax, but also to learn many interesting things about volcanoes: how they work, why erupt, about life in a natural environment of rare animals – fur seals, sea lions, the island of seals, sea otters, colonies of seabirds. In this regard, the local tourism professionals have prepared for guests of the region themed 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,…

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The most beautiful lake
Baikal - the most beautiful lake of Russia and all Asia, and maybe around the world, the Siberians call it a sea. The word Baikal, most likely, comes from the…

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Beautiful lakes in the world
Water has always been the basis of life anywhere on Earth. Since the beginning of time humans and animals alike stayed near rivers and lakes to survive, and over time…

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