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
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
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