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 around them build great cities. If you decide to visit one of these beautiful lakes, you can be assured that a non-journey.
I represent to your attention the 4 beautiful lakes . are well worth a visit.
Lake Garda, Italy
As one of the largest in the country, lake Garda — a beautiful and popular place for tourists and travelers. With 28 kilometers of beauty, which focused on pebbly beaches, charming resort towns and villas, it is a Paradise for hikers. Hot 37 ° sources for swimming on the South shore — a great place for those seeking relaxation. In the North — jagged peaks and majestic mountain ranges await hikers and cyclists. Nearby are Milan and Venice, the Italian “hot spots” of culture and great restaurants. Continue reading
Of course, lake Quilotoa is one of the most interesting and beautiful places in South America. Hidden at the height of three thousand nine hundred meters above sea level in the Ecuadorian Andes, it fills the crater of a long extinct volcano. During the last eruption, which took place 800 years ago, lava escaped from the volcano Quilotoa, potekla to the shore of the Pacific ocean. It was then that Caldera was formed, whose diameter reaches three kilometers.
The depth of the lake in the crater reaches 250 meters. On the same day, there are fumaroles, through which from the depths of the Earth comes out of volcanic gas. On the East side of lake Quilotoa hot springs. Such conditions did crater lake and its surroundings are the habitat of rare species of animals and plants.
With the Quechua language the word “quilotoa” translates as “Royal tooth”. Although it is unclear what the Indians gave the lake its name. Perhaps because the lake surrounded by mountains looks like a huge stone bowl with a serrated edge. Interestingly, although about Quilotoa often spoken of as the emerald eye of the Andes, its color constantly changing. In bright Sunny weather, the surface water looks really blue and emerald, but in rain or storm lake becomes almost Continue reading
Lake associated with us dark blue depth of the river with clear blue and the beaches – with Golden sand. However there are places on Earth where you can see exceptions to these rules. Some of them are freaks of nature, others have changed color under the influence of human activity. Here are 10 places that can impress their unique color!
Caño Cristales, Colombia (top)
Caño Cristales, also known as the River of five colors, the Current rainbow, and the Most Beautiful River in the World, is situated in the Serrania La Macarena national Park and mountain range in Colombia, in the province of Meta. Definitely worth a visit September to November — the river turns into a stream of rainbow. Responsible for red algae macarenia clavigera, and a kids football camp on the sea .
Valley Yellow Dragon, China
Huanglong valley in China’s Sichuan province is one of the most beautiful places in the world, and each year attracts tourists from different corners of the world. Located in the southern part of the range Min-Shan, known primarily for its colorful cisterns, which appeared as a result of erosion of deposits of calcite. It is said that in the sunlight the pond Continue reading