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
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
Today let’s continue the theme that can be viewed in China to sightseeing tours. About this.
The Costa del Sol in Spain can be used as an ideal place for a family holiday S.
Holiday in China at sea
If we talk about the rest in the China sea, it should be noted that the beaches for sunbathing in the country offer as much as three sea – Yellow sea, or rather the Bohai Bay (located in North-Western part of the Yellow sea. washes the mainland, the depth is about 40 m), the East China sea just South of the Yellow (the beaches of the island of Taiwan and Central parts of mainland China) and the South China sea is the warmest and most of the South China sea, the waves splashing which including and near the island of Hainan .
Beaches, located off the coast of Bohai Bay (Yellow sea), may not offer the rest in the winter, because in the coastal area of the water at this time freezes, but the beacheson the shores of the South China sea will gladly take a rest even in the winter! On the warm shores of Bohai Bay is a well-known holiday resorts in China at sea – the city of Qinhuangdao and the resort of Beidaihe, as well as the resort city of Qingdao. Continue reading
Beautiful homes and baths made of wood at affordable prices in Moscow and the Moscow region
Construction of wooden houses and baths today very common and popular field of work.
This is because now that the environmental situation is getting worse with each passing day, everyone is trying to provide your family and yourself safe living conditions. Because of this, many of us prefer wooden houses, and not a concrete high-rise buildings.
However, the house pleasing their masters inner and outer beauty, it is important that the construction of wooden houses made of logs was conducted by the real professionals, people who are well versed in this. To offer such services only serious company for the construction of wooden houses. Why it was necessary to entrust everything to the professionals? The answer to this question is as follows:
• Our staff will use only proven methods of work;
• Can offer,such as ready-made options, and the ability to build a house made of logs in the order;
• We carry out the construction of homes made of logs of excellent quality;
• Follow a personal approach and attention to the client;
• We are also undertaking the construction of baths of logs to exact customer requirements and deadlines. 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
New Zealand is an island country in the South-Western Pacific ocean, about 1930 km South-East of Australia.
The main territory of the country consists of two Islands that have corresponding names – the South Island and North Island. The North and South Islands are separated by cook Strait.
In addition, the composition comprises 61 and the other Islands, much smaller in their area. The total area of the country is 268 680 sq km (which includes the addition of the square main Islands in the same area of the Antipodes Islands, Auckland Islands, bounty Islands, Campbell Islands, Chatham Islands, and Kermadec Islands).
This makes it slightly smaller than Italy and Japan, and the UK. The length of the coastline of New Zealand is 15 134 kilometers.
South island is the largest island which is part of New Zealand. It is home to about one-fourth of the populationof the country. Along the island from the North to the South stretches the range of folded mountains Southern Alps, the highest peak of which is mount cook, or Aoraki, height 3754 metres. In addition to her in the South island there are 18 peaks over 3,000 meters. 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