Holiday at lake Balaton
A hundred kilometers from Budapest to the South-West direction there is a unique lake Balaton (Balaton). It is a freshwater reservoir with a length of 77 kilometers and a width of from 1 to 12 kilometers in different parts. Every year from June to September here in the main resort of Hungary, there are hundreds of thousands of tourists to enjoy the splendor and uniqueness of this largest lake of Central Europe. The uniqueness of lake Balaton is not only in its location in the hollow of tectonic origin, but in small depth: on average, it amounted to three meters. The deepest spot of the lake is a Tihany basin (12.5 meters). In the summer, lake Balaton is warming up, on average, up to 21 – 22 0C. Vacation at lake Balaton is diverse and can satisfy any demanding tourist.
Northern shore of lake Balaton is more suitable for active recreation. At a small distance from the shore deep enough, and You can enjoy boating and fishing (the lake is inhabited by more than 20 species of fish). In towns of Siofok and Balatonfured, located on the shores of the lake, equipped trails on the electric actuator with trapezoidal rule for water skiing. An experienced instructor for several hours will help You feel confident on the jet ski and experience the true pleasure of skiing. Also, in the last few years Continue reading
This journey was memorable to me its uniqueness. I would call it “Traveling first time”: first time in Latin America, the first time below the Equator, etc.
So my puteshestvie began with the landing in Ecuador’s capital, Quito. It was evening and pervich memories remain chaotic lights and dark narrow streets. The next day we went to walk around the city. To start, we went up the hill with a viewing platform “El Panecillo”. On top of the statue of the Saint, and with a significant hill offers amazing views of the city.
The city was struck by its diversity: from narrow dirty streets, to Shikari temples with expensive furnishings.
Plaza San Francisco
Iglesia de la compañía
Iglesia de El Sagrario
Iglesia de Basilica
And almost everywhere you can see IT!
In the evening you can stroll along the “Calle de La Ronda”. There are many restaurants with live music, as well as people demonstrating their talents. Napomnit our Arbat.
The next place that you want to visit, is 40 minutes from the city and is called “Monumento Mitad del Mundo” or the Middle, or Equator line. Unforgettable standing with one foot in North plecarii and the other in the South.
If poverty is not felt, then 30 minutes into the mountains and you find yourself in a different world, where Continue reading
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 Karwendel and Rofangebirge is the largest lake of Tyrol . In the clear cold water and there are many remains of cars. Many Tyrolean clubs of diving in the Achensee offer the corresponding courses. In addition, there is an underwater obstacle course submerged under the water for thirty feet plates with names of streets, remade into underwater dome tubs and boats, the chest, mailbox, and even by cable car.
Fernsteinsee & Semarangan see
In an almost mirror image of both mountain lakes shimmer surrounding forested peaks. Fernsteinsee and especially little Semarangan see are the cleanest waters in the Alps . On some days in Semarangan see view of the entire lake basin. Formed over decades of fantastic seagrass cover sunken tree trunks.
In 1984 across the lake was a powerful avalanche, which we resemble shimmering on the deep blue water, lying here and there trunks of trees. In a mountain lake . warmed up to 25 ºC degrees, you can often see lying motionless on the trunks of trees Sudakov, reaching half a meter. Base divers on the lake Continue reading