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
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
We are surrounded by a huge number of amazing and extraordinary in its beauty spots, but unfortunately, you need to have a huge amount of free time to have time to visit each of them.
If it is not possible to travel all over the whole world, you can visit, at least in the top five most beautiful places on the planet. Though, probably, any seasoned traveler will be able to create your personal list of great places.
The top five most beautiful places on the planet discover an Egyptian pyramid. Over a hundred pyramids were discovered by archaeologists in Egypt, but the most famous of them are the pyramids at Giza and the pyramid of Cheops, which was attributed to the wonders of the world.
Scientists believe that the erection of the pyramids took about 25 years and 30 thousand people, driven to the construction site of slaves. But the names of the builders are gone together over time, and history has preservedonly the names of the pharaohs.
Cheops, Amenhotep, Tutankhamun – these rulers left behind it is a huge burial chamber. Once, according to the scientists, they were covered with a glaze, like Spins. Continue reading
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Every person, who, in Moscow must visit the most ancient and amazing place in the city. This place, of course, is Kolomenskoye historical and architectural complex.
Founded in the first half of the twentieth century. The land is gathered at its greatest historical significance of the number of monuments of architecture. In such monuments include the house, where he loved to spend time with Peter, the Church of the ascension, a monument in honor of the deceased Emperor Alexander II. In short, once in Kolomenskoye is possible to plunge during the previous eras, feel the flavor and color of a past life. To give this entire collection of antiquities of the living of the modern image of the Museum is surrounded by many gardens, which are also a kind of witnessing history as the youngest trees for decades. Fragrant lawn planted a variety of herbs, among them you can find oregano,mint, St. John’s wort, chamomile and many other useful plants. Over all this pristine beauty of thousands of bees circling, as the reserve has a large apiary. Continue reading
Dear readers, surely You will agree with me that the era of high technology in which we live, of course, they still have their benefits, but quite often we are tired of the hustle and bustle of big cities and want to go on vacation, to go alone with nature.
Civilization changed our planet, and, unfortunately, not only better, but still on our Land and behold the day you can see the places that have managed to preserve their original beauty. Crystal clear
lakes, breathtaking mountain scenery, stunning tropical island in the world a lot just amazing and beautiful! In today’s collection we decided to collect the most beautiful corners of our planet, which certainly deserve special attention, and on the website exclusive-landscape.ru you will find a lot of useful and interesting information as to recreate a similar, extremely beautiful, the landscape in the suburban area.
1. The Phi Phi Island Continue reading
Planet Earth is filled with places that defy description. Not enough of the beauty and richness of the language to convey the feelings that cause them, when they see the first time. Green forests and high mountains, lakes with clear water, white sand beaches, volcanoes and powerful waterfalls, glaciers and hot springs is only a small part of what can affect the planet. But this beauty, which are visible immediately, but there is a secret world, hidden from prying eyes. Hearing about the caves, immediately come to mind tales about the dwarves and their pot of gold, or trolls.
The world is full of amazing caves that nature has created, but is especially beautiful. And so, read the most beautiful caves of the world
The five most beautiful caves in the world
In the Chinese district Guilin is an amazing place, it is calledthe cave Reed flute. Once inside the cave, immediately begin to feel like the hero of a science fiction film. Stalagmites and stalactites can be seen everywhere, they are reflected in the underground lake. Now they are illuminated by colored lights, for a better effect. But even without special effects, the cave is amazing. The cave can accommodate up to a thousand people. Continue reading
Travel is the best source of inspiration. Talking about this famous and successful designers and artists around the world. Moving on the world, feel alive, full of force, on his return to his daily work – head is buzzing with new ideas, thoughts, ideas. New places, nature’s masterpieces inspire and help you escape from the daily routine.
It helps to take a week or two vacation, and just ride, listen, watch.
The Ambergris, Belize
In the Caribbean is the island of Ambergris is a rather large island with classic white, sandy beaches, sprawling palm trees, covered with mangroves. The island’s infrastructure is quite developed and tailored for a comfortable stay, however, at the same time, there is no large influx of tourists. Mandatory program recreation includes diving – island bordered by the barrier reef of Belize, the world’s second-largest,full of tropical fish, corals bizarre shapes. Continue reading
Our planet very large number of beautiful and interesting places. If you want to travel, start with the most interesting places. Interesting places in the world is amazingly beautiful and unforgettable nooks.
Undoubtedly, interesting place can be called the Great wall of China. Made it back in the days when I was old seven wonders of the world. In those days little was known about China. therefore, the wall became famous recently. In Russia now many excursions, but more and more people choose those places where the wall has not been restored.
Another interesting place is the Taj Mahal, which is located in India. The mausoleum, built by an Emperor in memory of his beloved, is considered one of the favorite destinations of tourists and wonders of the world. This building is so beautiful that you can enjoy it for hours. Continue reading
The Qingdao lake – lake of a thousand Islands, located in the Chinese province of Zhejiang approximately 150 kilometers from the city Huangzhou. This artificial lake was formed after the construction of hydropower plants on the river Xinjiang in 1959. After construction of the dam formed a reservoir dotted with numerous Islands and islets, which gave the lake its name.
Recently here an influx of tourists that visit themed Islands: Bird island, snake island, Monkey island, and an island with a castle. But the most interesting on the Lake of a thousand Islands is under water.
The lake area is 573 square kilometers, and on the surface is 1078 Islands. To create this lake had to relocate residents from 1377 existed on this land of villages. The resulting man-made lake is the largest freshwater body of water in Eastern China, has a volumeof 17.8 km³.
On all the Islands and around the lake to grow a forest, so Qingdao is the largest forest Park in China. There are 60 species of wild animals and 90 species of birds. The water of the Lake of a thousand Islands is famous for its transparency, with the bird’s eye view here you can see the bottom even in the deepest of its locations. This amazing transparency was founded popular Chinese brand of mineral water, Nongfu Spring. Continue reading