Lake Mogilny –
the hydrological nature monument of the Murmansk region.
It is located on the island of Kildin in the Barents sea
a mile from the Kola Peninsula.
The grave is called “storey” lake.
This phenomenal small pond: the lake area is about 90 000 sq m, length – 560 m, width – 280 m, maximum depth is 17 m. the Water is light green, plain, bland. But only on top.
The phenomenon of the relict lake is that its water column consists of five different layers. Layers of water in the lake never mix. Why? This is a mystery to scientists up to the present time, although the lake is known for more than 400 years.
Each layer has its permanent inhabitants. Some organisms in the lake, living in the native layer, are “between a rock and a hard place”, because we can not live in fresh water more than above, and the hydrogen sulfide excreted by bacteria of the lower layer for them fatal.
Five layers of the lake
The lowest layer from a depth of 15 metres below and is saturated with hydrogen sulphide, as is well known, kills all living things, so I live here only certain types of bacteria.
The second “floor” painted in a cherry color. This unusual colouring, he is obliged Continue reading
Finland is located in Northern Europe and has all conditions for comfortable rest of tourists. At any time of the year, in this Northern country attracts many visitors to enjoy all the pleasures of leisure. Finland is always glad to guests, as is able to surprise and delight with its picturesque lakes.
The world famous lakes of Finland are very popular with tourists in the summer. In total there are about 190 thousand lakes and they all have crystal clear water. To see these scenic spots once and they will remain in your heart forever. There is an opinion that the knowledge of the beauty of this country is impossible if you have not visited its lakes. Particularly popular among Russians and tourists from around the world are of lake Saimaa and Päijänne.
Finnish lake Saimaa or lake-labyrinth, as it is called is one of the largest in the country, located in the South-East. On the territory of the lake is about 13 thousand Islands. There are all conditions for recreation and many cottages, villas and houses located on the shore of the lake that you can rent. Also, there are many options for accommodation in the countryside near the pond. The lake offers the most diverse outdoor activities. Here you can fish, go trekking or ride a boat on the scenic lake. To the shore of lake Saimaa can be reached by public transport or car, which can be safely left in many Continue reading
Journey through the shamanic places
Description: During the tour, tourists will go along the main Buryat Holy places, will make a stop at Serge and Baris.
The places you will see on this route, not only beautiful but also full of energy. Their reason power. The ancient history of the island and tradition, stretching back into the past to confirm this at every step: pillars of the hitching post — “Serge” — with the waving in the wind hadak, sacred groves with centuries-old larch trees, the legends about the power of shamans and the greatness of the gods, and other places that inspire unwavering confidence in the exclusivity of the island.
On this tour you will hear interesting stories about shamanism on the island, traditions of indigenous people and local legends, together with the world unique and special over time will make your trip unforgettable!
The route passes through the Northern part of the island where you can see the main landscape of the island, to see its Western and Eastern side and enjoy the unforgettable expanse of Baikal. You will pass through the steppes, see picturesque coves with crystal-clear water and small Islands bizarre, dwell among Aeolian Sands, will observe the breathtaking dal boundless Continue reading