Tours in Lecco, lake Como and other lakes North of Milan
Como, Italy: what to see? If You ask me, I will answer: of course, first of all the lake itself, starting with walking on its coast, which I suggest You…

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Individual tours in Lake Titicaca (Peru) from the tourist company Turbinaria. An unforgettable holiday from a leading tour operator
The charm and beauty of lake Titicaca is amazing! Lake Titicaca – the birthplace of the highly cultured civilization of the Incas. Charming lake Titicaca is one of the most…

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Lake Powell - the most beautiful artificial lake in the world
American Arizona attracts tourists primarily for its red rocks, mysterious mirages and, of course, located here is the Grand canyon. But the wonders of nature in Arizona is not limited…

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Lake Powell – the most beautiful artificial lake in the world

American Arizona attracts tourists primarily for its red rocks, mysterious mirages and, of course, located here is the Grand canyon. But the wonders of nature in Arizona is not limited to, some of them even created as a direct result of human activity. For example, lake Powell is rightly considered the most beautiful artificial lake in the world.

Lake Powell, located on the border of Utah and Arizona, was created by the construction of a dam on the Colorado river in the Glen Canyon area. Although the construction of the dam and was met by numerous protests from ecologists and anthropologists, the project was completed on time, namely in 1963.

The shoreline of the lake is 3156 km and by this indicator it is not only a leader in the U.S. among the lakes, but this figure even more than the total length of the American coast of the Pacific ocean!

The maximum width of lake Powell reaches 40 km and depth of about 170 meters. It is of interest that the hydroelectric power station built on the dam, fully supplies electricity to five States of the USA.

Water not only fills Glen Canyon, and about 90 smaller canyons adjacent to it. The best Continue reading

Yellowstone Volcano, Wyoming (Canada and USA (mainland)
11km NNW of West Yellowstone, Montana Yellowstone is one of the largest known volcanoes in the world and the largest volcanic system in North America. The volcano is found above…

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"colorful lake"
Germany About Germany say different. Someone admires the orderliness of life of the Germans, someone allegedly annoying prinesennoy of the country and life on the principle of "step aside". However,…

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