Inland resorts of lake Louise
The resort is located in South-Western Canada, Alberta in Banff National Park, 55 km West of the town of Banff and 177 km from the city of calgary. Its history began in 1882, when Tom Wilson, one of the experts who built the Canadian Pacific Railway in the area of the village of Laggan (the former name of the station Lake Louise), once discovered a beautiful lake surrounded by the majestic Rocky mountains, with snow-capped peaks and bright green forest on the picturesque slopes. He later recalled: “for Some time we sat silently, unable to look away from the brilliant beauty of the landscape that unfolded in sparkling glacier”.
The first discoverer called it Emerald lake, but then, in 1884, it was renamed lake Louise in honor of Princess Louise Caroline Alberta, daughter of Queen Victoria and wife of Governor-General of the canadian colonies of great Britain. Today lake Louise and its beautiful surroundings — this is part of the unique Banff National Park, rich in flora and fauna, as well as a luxury ski resort, where there are many attractions and entertainment that attract tourists from around the world.
The climate of the resort is temperate and rather mild, the coldest month-January, the warmest-July, rainfall – an average of 472 mm, the snow cover in winter – roughly 400 see
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In the Krasnoyarsk region is an absolutely amazing piece of nature – Ucom lake with bitter-salt water located in a mountain valley. Low mountains rise around, as if fencing your pearl from the outer world. Millions of years nature has conjured over the prescription of the lake water and silt mud, and it’s a unique formulation that cures many ailments. It was opened many centuries ago. Many diseases treated exactly tumskoy mud. In the XIX century on the lake appeared to natural treatment center. Rumor about the miraculous properties of the local mud reached the capital. Many ladies came here to be treated for infertility, the glory of the lake grew. In 1925 was founded the resort “Lake Uchum” is the first health resort of the Krasnoyarsk territory. For 85 years it has cured many thousands of people.
Scientists say that the healing resources of lake Uchum simply inexhaustible. Many decades of observations of water level confirmed: it rises and then decreases. And it happens millions of years. That silt mud, which is used to procedures – a fraction of the inventory at the bottom of the lake. Owing to the remoteness from industrial centres and special microclimate of the valley, Continue reading
In the North of Italy, close to Milan and Verona, there is a lovely lake. We will go to the biggest of them pre-Alpine lake Garda.
There is hardly in Europe place more idyllic than the shores of lake Garda . Overgrown with olive groves of the valley, breathing the air of the Mediterranean, and the high pines on the mountains name is hidden from view of the peaks of the Alps. Even the ancient Romans appreciated the advantage of the local climate — mild winters and cool summers, began on the coast your Villa.
Now the lake Garda attracts tourists not only art landscapes and crystal clear water. Firstly, there are thermal springs, the water of which treat many illnesses. In addition, beaches on the lake’s only sandy and well equipped. And there is every opportunity to make beach-resort stay active.
Hiking around lake Garda
Two hundred years ago it was fashionable Hiking around lake Garda. The fashion of them British, many of whom were celebrities such as Lord Byron, Oscar Wilde. Charles Dickens. And we, the children of the twenty-first century, more preferred high-speed movement, so I chose the bike.
When they reached the lake district, someone stops in one of the beautiful hotels, and then develops the surroundings while others, in advance having planned the route and booked accommodation, each day, move from place to place. Continue reading