Hydroelectric power plant, the Old Bridge and the “Island of peace” – an amazing place Jordan valley
The Jordan valley is an absolutely amazing place. I’m not there often, but every time she opens me some of his quite extraordinary. This commercial cultivation of Hippeastrum. the Moshav Saturdays, about which I have not yet started to write. But today I want to talk about the February tour in a place where the relative small area is concentrated number of interesting historical sites that already captures the spirit. The place is not too popular among tourists:)
So because of the abundance of interesting objects are not too clear where to start, I’ll start with what seemed to me the most interesting:)
So, for me, the most interesting object was a hydro power station. built under the guidance of Piasa of Rutenberg. Hydroelectric power plant was built in 1930. in Naharaim, at the confluenceof the Yarmuk in the Jordan river. Naharaim in Hebrew – 2 of the river, the Yarmouk and Jordan. Continue reading
We live in a world that has many attractions. Every person in his life he wants to visit these places. I present to You a selection of the ten most beautiful places in the world. Some say that “beauty is in the eye of the beholder, of course, there are many other corners of the globe, which could affect Your heart. For this reason, I do not claim that these places are the best, but they certainly are one of the most beautiful places in the world…
The Grand Canyon, United States Grand Canyon, USA
One of the deep canyons in the world. Located in Colorado, Arizona. Its length is 446 km and the width varies from 6 to 29km is at the level of the plateau, and at the level of the bottom – less than a kilometer. Depth – up to 1600 meters.
The great barrier reef. Australia.
One of the natural wonders of the world, the Great barrierreef off the East coast of Australia. This is the world’s largest coral reef. Continue reading
Taklamakan – desert of death in China, bright natural landmark of China, which is one of the largest deserts in the world, and is located in the Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous region. Its dimensions are: length – 1000 km, width 500 km, and the total area of sand about 300 thousand sq km relative height in the range of 100-400 m, and the highest point – 1635 m above sea level. The locals desert called the “sea of death”, in which it is easy to get, but you cannot return.
The climate and nature of the Takla makan desert
Annually, the temperature does not drop below 35 degrees. From all sides the desert surrounded by mountains. Since ancient times, mountains were a natural fortress barriers and had great strategic importance. The mountains create a tranquil haven to protect people from severe sandy winds. Around the desert runs four rivers: the Tarim river, Ercan, Cherchen and Hotan. Continue reading
Everyone who chooses to stay Miami, have the opportunity to not only visit places of this Paradise of the globe, but also to make a fascinating trip to the USA.
Tours in Miami will help you to discover all of the highlights of the southern state of America, Florida. Trips in the U.S. are always very well organized and very interesting matched. Florida, winter and summer, light-filled sunlight. The climate is very favorable state for tourism, but the philosophy of the entertainment industry is built so that every tourist will find here a lot of interesting and useful. Trip to Florida and the USA can become a truly unforgettable honeymoon. Honeymooners are welcomed especially welcome. Let’s look at some types of tours in more detail.
A trip to the crocodile Park. Here they are called alligators. Continue reading
One of the best spots around the world for Windsurfing and kite surfing TARIFA (Spain).
Unique place, where the conditions of water, wind and air, allow Windsurfing all year round not exist so far as sometimes it seems to us.
One of them is located in Spain. There are southern coast of Spain, where you can buy a ticket on the ferry – 45 minutes and you’re in Morocco, you can take the car and take a ride along the southern coast which would then get to the ocean in the country of the classic surf Portugal, but it is better to stay here, somewhere between ocean waves and inland winds in the town of Tarifa.
There is not a lot not a little Mecca of the European wind and kite-surfing. The Valdevaqueros beach is 7 km of sandy shoreline, stretching from the town was founded in antiquity. Walking the streets of this city, you hear the clank of armor conquistadors and the cries of the Moorish conquerors, while you swim relaxation and comfort surf brand existence. Here the two seas and two of the wind. There are no reefs, rocks, rocks or dangerous fish that can harm your body. Continue reading
To be aware of where you should not go on vacation, the American edition of the Forbes published the list of places in the world, representing the greatest danger to travelers. In the first place African Republic Somalia is an important link in the chain of traffic of drugs and weapons. In the regions the power to hold representatives of local paramilitary groups, therefore foreigners are at risk to get into the epicenter of armed conflict, become hostages, simply to be killed in a street fight.
In second place – Iraq. Here foreigners are at risk of becoming victims of terrorist attacks, to die in armed conflicts, to be stolen (especially in the capital Baghdad). The third position of the rating – Afghanistan. Foreigners who come here are at risk of attacks and kidnappings, and may also become victims of the attacks perpetrated by the fighters of al-Qaeda. It is followed by Haiti,where aliens lurking in the first place, the danger of being kidnapped by local terrorists. Fifth position – Pakistan. Here visitors were in danger of becoming the victims to be kidnapped by Islamic extremists. Continue reading
One of the fifty U.S. States – Ohio – known not only as “the state of the presidents” (8 American “rulers” originally from here) and the birthplace of world aviation (lived and worked here over the first famous airplane the Wright brothers). Tens of thousands of travelers, tourists and archaeologists tend to visit a few of the plateau crater of serpent-mound, where is the famous serpent mound is the longest “ground” historical monument. It has the shape of a moving snake (seven turns), the tail of which is twisted in the triple helix, mouth and swallows the oval object. The total length curly mound 411 m, height from 0.3 to 1.2 m, and the width does not exceed 6 m. Around this amazing creations of mankind there have been a lot of rumors, legends and speculation. Perhaps it is thanks to them, this historic monument has become so popular among tourists.
When and who built this monument of ancient culture?
In the baseof the mound is a stone path, surrounded by clay, which were brought here from clay pits located nearby. Still a debate going on about that time and people who had a hand in the construction of this mound. Initially there were debates around three Indian Nations, at different times who lived in these places: the adena Indians (lived here since 800 BC to 100 ad), the Hopewell Indians (the period from 200 BC to 500 BC) and the people of the Fort Ancient (lived here in ad 1000-1650). Continue reading
Nature is the material world of the Universe, in fact – the main object of study of natural Sciences. In everyday life the word “nature” is often used in the meaning of natural habitat (everything that is not created by man).
Earth is the only known currently a planet capable of supporting life, and its natural features are the subject of many scientific studies. She is the third from the Sun a planet of the Solar system and the largest diameter, mass and density among the terrestrial planets. The main climatic features of the Earth are in the presence of two large polar regions, two rather narrow temperate zones and one wide Equatorial-tropical region. The precipitation on the planet varies widely depending on location and ranges from millimeters to several meters of rain a year. About 71% of the Earth’s surface is ocean.The remainder consists of continents and Islands, and Bo?most of the land, inhabited by humans, is in the Northern hemisphere. Continue reading
Often the nature hides the most beautiful and interesting places away from prying eyes. One such secret Wonderland is a hidden beach in Mexico, near the city of Puerto Vallarta .
The beach is located on the Islands of Marietas, which in 2008 were included in the UNESCO list of the most important biosphere reserves in the world. Such status they received due to the unique caves, underwater tunnels and biological diversity of the marine world – including dolphins and rare species of corals.
Any human interference in the ecosystem of the Islands, including fishing and hunting is strictly prohibited. Recently, however, a wide popularity in these places eco-tourism is becoming, the organizers of these tours strictly enforce cleanliness. The main attraction, of course, is the “hidden beach”.
In form it resembles a huge natural swimming pool. The sandy part of the beach is just below the hole Continue reading
Ruins of the ancient city of Machu Picchu (Peru ). Machu Pikchu in translation, “old peak”, the city of ancient America, located in modern Peru. Also Machu Picchu is often called the “lost city of the Incas”. Some archaeologists believe that this city was established as a sacred mountain shelter great ruler of the Incas is a List in the century before the conquest of his Empire, that is, approximately in 1440, and was used until 1532, when the Spaniards invaded the territory of the Inca Empire. In 1532 all its inhabitants mysteriously disappeared. The city is situated on a hill at an altitude of 2450 meters above sea level, towering above the valley of the river Urubamba.
Niagara falls (NY) (United States ) – Ontario (Canada )). Three waterfalls on the Niagara river, which separates the U.S. state of new York from the canadian provinceof Ontario.
– the Horseshoe Falls or Canadian falls (Canadian Falls), the width of 792 meters
– American falls (American Falls), the width of 323 meters Continue reading