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
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
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
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
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
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