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
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
Today, high-rise residential buildings can be divided according to several criteria: number of floors, standard series, price segment, the place of building. But by far the most important criterion is the classification of houses is, of course, the use of the particular material in the construction. It is from the material depends on the value of the house, his prestige, performance characteristics, which are crucial in the convenience and comfort of residents. Therefore, if you decide to buy a house in Dushanbe and other cities of Tajikistan, first of all, you should pay attention to these factors.
The most common houses can be called a brick, brick, monolithic and modular homes. Of course, these homes are not only applied to the material, but also on the design decisions that also affect their popularity among the population.
In addition, currently quite popular there are varioustechnologies of wooden construction homes, these homes are a great option if you want to buy a cottage in Tajikistan. Another positive quality of these houses is that everyone can choose the house, ranging from luxury cottages to budget options. Continue reading
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It all starts with a dream. With dreams of a journey on a modern airliner or the white sandy beach, beautiful distant cities or the lost corners of nature. We do not always have in mind a specific place where we want, rather feeling like there should be. We ask “where would You like?” We ask “what would You like from the trip?” And offer options best meet Your expectations.
Cruises on luxurious ships or modest charm of river cruises? Perhaps the rest on the beach under a palm tree or something at the moment I want? Only You can decide. We are ready to provide excellent service, a great number of interesting ideas and optimal realization of Your dreams. Or, if you wish, offer a nice dream to choose from. For every taste and budget.
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The company’s customers, we offer a full range of trips: boat tripsand beach holidays, river cruises in Russia and Europe, tours. So when you call us You are not limiting your options type of vacation. In addition, we have a huge experience of combining different elements of the trip in an optimal way. For example, a common sea cruise I want to add a beach vacation, and before that, a guided tour for a day or two. From whichever city You go, no matter how complex was the route – with Astarta Group You always travel in comfort. 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
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