Iceland. Blue lagoon, 45 km from Reykjavik.
What places do you think is the best? That you are not strained, the popular magazine National Geographic Traveler recommends you various options of places to stay in 2012 — from the romantic hills of Croatia to the beautiful beaches in Thailand. A list of 20 points that covers cities, regions and countries from all five continents: Colombia, Guatemala, Panama, Peru, the capital of Northern Ireland Belfast, New Zealand, Pittsburgh in the USA, Mongolia, London, Oman, Iceland, Thailand, Dresden in Germany, the district of Muskoka in Canada, the Istrian Peninsula in Croatia, Costa Brava in Spain, California region SONOMA in the USA, Sri Lanka, Greece, and the Virunga mountains on the border of Rwanda, Congo and Uganda.
The number of selected destinations, Europe ranks first in the list Icelandic, but also Spanish Costa Brava, the Croatian Istria, and then Dresden, London, Greece and also the capital of Northern Ireland, Belfast.
From the countries of Oceania in 2012, it is recommended to go to New Zealand, and among the Middle Eastern countries with preference given to Oman. In Asia, apart from Thailand (which is beautiful according to the magazine the world beach Koh Lip) and of the boundless steppes of Mongolia, edited by Nation 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
The lake — it is a closed recess sushi filled with water and which has no direct connection with the ocean. Unlike rivers, lakes — the reservoirs slow water exchange. The total area of the lakes of the Earth about 2.7 million km2, or about 1.8% of the land surface. Lakes are everywhere, but unevenly. On the geographical distribution of lakes is greatly influenced by the climate, causing them to diet and evaporation, as well as the factors contributing to the formation of the lake basin. In areas with a humid climate, many lakes, they are flowing, fresh and mostly running. In areas with a dry climate, ceteris paribus smaller lakes, often dry, often closed, and that is often salty. Thus, the distribution of lakes and their hydrochemical characteristics due to the geographical zoning .
The largest lake — Caspian (area 368 km2). The largest are lake superior. Huron and Michigan (Sat. America), Victoria (Africa ), The Aral Sea (Eurasia ). The most profound — Baikal (Eurasia) — 1620 m and Tanganyika (Africa) — 1470 m.
Lakes are often classified by four characteristics:
the origin of lake basins;
the origin of the water mass ;
the water regime;
the salinity (amount of dissolved substances).
Origin of lake basins of the lake are divided into five groups.
1. Tectonic lake basins are formed as a result of the formation Continue reading