National Park “Braslav lakes” is situated in the Northwest of the Republic of Belarus, 250 km from Minsk, with an area of about 70 hectares. It was created in August 1995 and was known as one of the most beautiful places of Belarus.
The unique ecological environment of this lake district bears the features of the ice age. The biggest lakes are Drivyaty, Snudy, Voyso, North voloso, Nedrovo, Biareža, Double, Funs, etc. are among hilly terrain. Each of them has its own characteristics and uniqueness. The total amount of water surface of the lakes is 183 square kilometres. On the lake Strusto is located the second largest island in Belarus – Chaichin (1,6 sq km sq), which has internal reservoir – a small lake.
Veloso South of the lake is the deepest in the national Park. Its maximum depth is 40.4 m, with an area of 1.2 sq km. the Lake is known for the extraordinary purity of water, its transparency is 7 m. the region’s flora has over 800 species of plants, including 20 rare and endangered listed in the Red book of the Republic of Belarus. The National Park is widely represented typical and unique (including the relic) the animal community and group separate valuable representatives of the animal world. Water ecological systems with diverse and often unique fauna – the main wealth of the Braslav Continue reading
The emerald water of the capital: near Kyiv appeared a new lake
Lakes of Kiev will not surprise you: the city grew on the banks of the Dnieper river and small streams surrounded by hilly terrain. Over time, the landscape has changed, the waters were dried up, and only in deep water Paddy, Nivki, Darnitsa, Glubochitsa, Pochaina, where he continued to hit the soft spot, left of the lake…
Journey into history
The environmentalists say that originally the life of all water bodies of Kiev took place in the same rhythm: water, “feathered” and flora did not differ. There was a trend: the left Bank of the city (which has long been flooded the Dnieper river) was chosen by the lake is deeper and bigger. When the city began actively to be built (in the second half of the last century), the picture has changed: the banks became the base for household waste and “bathing” the car, water began to drain industrial effluents, some lakes dried up completely.
The Lake “Emerald”
Recently, the water issue of the region concerned near Kiev, this summer under the capital appeared a beautiful lake with clear water. In the village Kopachova Obukhov district not far from the “Kievan Rus Park” now spreads a hundred-meter emerald lake, bordered by generous greenery of herbs. This project was implemented Volodymyr Yanchenko, President of the complex, to the delight Continue reading
What is so attracted by the resorts on the lakes? First of all, crystal clear fresh water. Secondly, the charming scenery of the majestic Alps to the fruit groves. Thirdly, the richness of choice, because such bodies of water in Italy more than a thousand. Another reason lies in the fact that most lakes resort are located near large cities, which means that calm rest you can always swap the noise of the streets. Do not forget that all the benefits of these places, people have realized in the days of Ancient Rome. so everything needed for an unforgettable vacation there.
Located not far from Milan and Verona to the scenic places of the Alps. Around old trees, vineyards, orange and olive orchards. On the background of the scenery here and there visible of the old manor. And in all this splendor is hidden a small and very cozy resort towns and villages.
The most famous lakes – Garda, Maggiore and Como. On their shores are havens of serenity – the Alps are not allowed in the valley of the strong wind, and thus developed a pleasant, comfortable climate. From may to October, the temperature does not rise above +28, however, the heat or the heat is not felt.
Garda – the largest lake in Italy. Its resorts are ideal for those who prefer relaxed vacation, are spending the holidays with children or wants to improve Continue reading