Today we will go with you on a magnificent trip on the third largest lake in Italy, one of the deepest in Europe, lake Como. It is believed that there are some very good-natured people who are daily from their Windows see a panoramic view of lake, walk along the waterfront, breathe the wonderful air and seem genuinely happy. So on lake Como so I like to buy the Villa the rich and famous people from around the world.
Walk along the lake promenade and enjoy the spectacular views of the coastline, which is so picturesque that since ancient times attracted tourists. Scattered along the banks of charming villages where you can feel calmness and tranquility. This Como, Lecco, Cernobbio, Laglio, Colico, Bellagio, Menaggio, Varenna.
Be sure to walk on the streets of Bellagio. It is on a slope, so it seems that its narrow winding streets, stairs and escape into the water. Here you can relish multi-colored houses and is almost completely surrounded the mirror-like surface. Let’s go to the observation deck Punto Lavento, offering scenic views of the huge lake. Besides, you can visit Villa Serbelloni and Melzi. Those who are seriously interested in the art of sculpture, will enjoy a trip to the town of Varenna, where nestled sculpture Museum. If desired, we can make a walk through Continue reading
The journey from Quito to Otavalo is interesting not only because you “EN masse” to buy Souvenirs for all his family and friends — because it was in this Indian town is a huge market of decorative and craft products, is well known throughout Latin America.
Otavalo is interesting not only for the market! Here it is possible to see how South American Indians could “be built” in modern civilization and take its fruits, however, not lost their cultural identity and not become a tourist attraction.
In addition around Otavalo there are lots of scenic natural attractions: this is a eucalyptus forest and a light disposed therein Peguche waterfalls, and high mountain “black” lake Mojanda, and a beautiful volcano Imbabura, at the foot of which a lake, this time a normal blue but with shipping and lots of trout. It (the trout) is served here in the coastal restaurants.
Who likes hand-made, unusual clothes and interior items, that will be interesting to visit “wooden” the village of San Antonio or “leather” the village of Cotacachi, next to which is a very interesting Continue reading
Lake Onega is the second largest lake in Europe. It is smaller than half of lake Ladoga (maximum depth 120 m) and contains 3 times less water. But Onega water of very high quality: it’s cleaner than even the Ladoga and Baikal.
The length of the lake from North to South for 248 km from West to East and 96 km from the Coastline, especially in the Northern part, strongly indented. There are many capes, bays, lips and the Islands. The total number of the last 1500 — 2.5 times greater than in Ladoga lake. One of them is an architectural monument of the world level – the Kizhi Pogost. the hallmark of Karelia.
Ceaser the coast is predominantly sandy, pebbly, but there are also rocks. A number of rocky headlands and small Islands, polished glacier and Onega wave was the “leaves of the stone book,” in the Neolithic wrote a record of his life. The most famous was the Cape Besov nos, which determined the name of a large group of petroglyphs on the East shore of the lake.
The North half of the lake are composed of crystalline rocks, lofty, rugged. The southern part is characterized by smooth contours of the low-lying banks, which in the majority are covered with forests.
The bottom topography is very complex, especially in the Northern parts of the reservoir. For lake Onega is characterized by numerous pronounced increase Continue reading