The island of são Miguel is the largest and most charming among all the Azores. Its dimensions are 65 kilometers long and 12 kilometers wide. The island’s population is a little over 120,000 people. This island is quite often referred to as the “green island” because of its beautiful green landscape. There are not many comfortable beaches Practically the entire coastline is a marine rocks that crash into the shore, especially on the East coast. The highest point in the San Miguel mountain Pico da Vara (1103 metres).
The capital of the island — Ponta Delgada (Ponta Delgada).
In the Northern part of San Miguel is “the lake of Fire” (Lagoa do Fogo), where tourists can cook “cozido das Furnas”, the famous Azorean dish (meat, stewed in the hot springs). Way of cooking this dish is quite spicy: a pan of raw meat and vegetables wrapped in cloth and buried in volcanic ash for several hours.
The second largest city on the island after the capital is Ribeira Grande (Ribeira Grande). It is a 20-minute drive from Ponta Delgada. There is quite a beautiful historic centre and beautiful beaches, with very good conditions for surfing. In addition, it is the most convenient point for trips Continue reading
We offer You to plunge into the world of the ancient history of Southeast Asia. This magnificent country fascinates with its unique sights. T URS to Indonesia from St. Petersburg attract tourists who appreciate the history and culture of Asia.
Indonesia is one of the most popular tourist destinations, because you can relax here all year round. Each island of the archipelago is unique, but almost everywhere amaze the most beautiful mountain landscapes, Smoking volcanoes, tropical rainforests with lush vegetation and varied fauna and, of course, sandy beaches and always warm water. The history of this region goes back far into the past – on some of the Islands preserved ancient tribes that are not touched by technical progress, and the numerous churches and museums Indonesia store of priceless monuments of the past.
In Bali beach and very convenient conditions for surfing. After all, surfing in Bali are prized by many professionals worldwide. In the archipelago of favorable conditions for recreation are celebrated throughout the year, however, the main seasons are December-January and July-September. The best time for surfing is from September to March.
For early booking you can buy tours to Bali from St. Petersburg for a very reasonable price, You can view update information on our website including promotions and special offers on tours to Bali Continue reading
No photo filter is not able to create something that can create nature. The beauty of these places cannot transfer any photos, so the spacecraft to evaluate its possible, only after seeing with your own eyes.
Dear readers, we bring to your attention a selection of the most unusual and picturesque lakes located in various parts of the world: TOP -9 of the most beautiful lakes in the world.
The ranking of the most beautiful lakes in the world could not have taken place without the handsome Siberian lake Baikal. The deepest lake in the world covers an area of 31 722 square meters. His age — about 25 to 35 million years. Water in lake Baikal is so pure and transparent that the surface is easy to examine objects at a depth of 30-40 meters. In addition, the Baikal water is saturated with methane, resulting in the melting of ice on its surface are formed perfectly smooth circles which can be seen even from the tops of nearby mountains. These phenomena of local residents and tourists is often mistaken for the traces of a UFO here.
Lake Hiller, surrounded by a eucalyptus forest, is located in a secluded location on the South -West of Australia. You can get there only by air. See, there really is something — the lake water has an unusual rich pink color. Continue reading