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THE TOUR "LEGENDS OF THE LAKE VISTYTIS" Lake "Vishtinets" – the unique lake of glacial origin and is the most ancient, deep, large, clean in the Kaliningrad region, it is…

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Vacation in Austria. Diving in Tyrol: Achensee, Pernsteiner see and other lakes
Dark blue mountain lakes of Tyrol surrounded by the picturesque mountain landscape of the Alps. Mountain range of the Karwendel combined form the largest conservation area in Europe. Between the…

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Library of the Tourism Vertical. The largest lake in Europe – lake Ladoga

The Republic of Karelia since ancient times was called as the Lake district. And among the huge number of its lakes Ladoga stands out for its vast expanses.

On Ladoga lake more than 600 Islands(among them the famous island of Valaam). area exceeding 1 hectare.Most of them(over 500) are located in the Northern part of the lake. Many Islands separated by a maze of narrow channels, in which nothing is lost to an inexperienced traveler, give a special beauty to this part of lake Ladoga, called the skerries area. The intricate shapes of the rocky Islands, reaching sometimes a height of 60— 70 m, combined with the dismembered shores of the continent, in which deeply cut into numerous and different from each other bays.

How beautiful shores of the lake! Hostess-the nature has taken care of that there is no monotony in the Kingdom. If you cross the Ladoga, we can see how diverse, unique and beautiful view of its banks. Wide open was given the southern part of the lake are replaced in Northern rocky ridges, referred to here as “fences”, and the rocks moulded by the glacier “the mutton foreheads”. Around a mysterious forest with mighty trees, thickets of juniper and the moss-covered boulders. The lake penetrates deeply into the rocky Continue reading