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The Teletskoye lake is a place where time has stopped

In the Altai, in the foothills of the Western Sayan mountains, is lake Teletskoe – beautiful lake region.

The lake is small, a width of on average about 3 km, it stretches for 77 km in length. Teletskoye lake is filled with fresh water, situated in a glacial tectonic depression at 436 m above sea level. The lake is deep, in the deepest part – up to 325 m, with an amazingly blue transparent, more than 15 m deep, water.

Lake the lake was named by Russian Cossacks-pioneers, more than 400 years ago mastered the vast expanses of Western Siberia. According to one version this name ascends to the name of local people, Teleuts, local peoples call it in Turkish manners Altyn-Kol, the Golden lake.

On photographs taken from space, the lake has the shape of the letter “T” with a short right part of the crossbar. One part of it freezes in winter, covered with transparent ice, through which at depths up to 6 m perfectly visible bottom, some of it rarely freezes. And summer – water in the southern part of the lake is warmer than in the North.

Teletskoye lake – the great object for tourist recreation, on the banks of it there are hostels and campsites. Going on vacation in the Altai region, read the reviews about the sanatoriums of the Altai. There is also pedestrian and cycle 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

Volcano Uzon

The Uzon volcano is situated on the South side of Kronotsky lake. Large pot or Caldera was formed about 40,000 years ago. Her education contributed to the serial explosions accompanied by eruptions. The last eruption inside the boiler took place on 8 500 years ago. After the explosion crater with a diameter of 1 km.

The volcano Uzon refers to protected objects of Kamchatskiy Krai. In the last hundred years of active hydrothermal activity of the volcano was formed by an astounding combination of volcanism and wildlife. Also this place is rich in mineral formations and mineralization.

The boiler of the volcano Uzon has a diameter of 10 km and is considered to be the biggest Caldera on the Kamchatka Peninsula. Its area is 150 km2. On this square in the thumbnail to see all that the Kamchatka region is the hot springs and mud pots are poisonous, clear lake, cold river which is teeming with fish, birch forest rich in berries, mountains, swamps, animals and birds. Continue reading

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