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What distinguishes a SEA from LAKE

Sometimes it happens that we colloquially confuse “sea” and “lake”, meanwhile you can find a number of fundamental differences.

Sea – into the land or isolated shores of the mainland, the rapids or the Islands of the ocean. Sea there are internal (inland), marginal, and inter-island imaterialise.

Internal – this is the sea, located on the land surface. As a rule, they communicate with the ocean by one or several Straits. These are the Black, Azov, Baltic sea. Marginal seas, unlike the mainland, adjacent to the mainland or separated from the ocean by Islands, for example, the Chukchi and the Barents sea. Imaterialise sea located between the continents: Red and Mediterranean seas. Inter-island sea are usually located between the major Islands. This is the Java sea. It happens that the water basin is completely isolated from the World ocean, respectively, that lake, but it is called the sea because of the large size (Caspian sea).

Kilogram of seawater contains 35 grams of various salts: 27.2 grams of sodium chloride, 3.8 grams of magnesium chloride, 1.7 grams of magnesium sulfate and a little less grams of calcium sulfate.

Edible salt is produced by evaporation of sea water. The first precipitates salt because Continue reading

Yoga tour in Abrau-Dyurso

From 29th April to 5th may (7 days) — yoga-tour for everyone with any level of training. From 6 to 12 (7 days) — retreat for future and current instructors, as well as experienced practitioners.

Friendly staff “Abrau — the Territory of yoga” invites You to the may yoga tour in the place which is rightly called the “Pearl of Russia” — Abrau-Dyurso.

The goal of our journey — yoga in places of Power, deepening skills for managing energy my body and the emotional and physical reboot.

Each of the stages includes a 7 day intensive, practice in places of Power and beautiful lakes, the interaction with the five basic elements, special diet. Intensive and informative during the workshop you will walk the path, equal to several months. Continue reading

Blue lake

The geographical location of Kyiv is truly unique not only due to its green landscape, but particularly noteworthy is the presence of numerous rivers, ponds and lakes. Some of them are so close it is not difficult to reach them by public transport, and some of them be seen from the Windows of his apartment.

Blue lake Kiev is certainly one of the many attractions of the city. They deserve attention not only of Kiev but also many tourists.

They differ from each other in their size, but all are equally beautiful for its scenery, Golden beaches and each is unique. Continue reading

Day trip to lake

In 1982 in the province of Surat Thani was built a dam for hydroelectric power. This was a huge flooded canyon, an area of about 170 square km, is located among the array of karst mountains with elevations up to 1000 meters. These mountains exceed the height of the best-known similar arrays in the Bay of Phang nga (Thailand) and Halong Bay (Vietnam).

The lake is almost completely surrounded by wild jungle. Drive up to it is possible only by hydroelectric dams and from the pier to go to travel to it by motor boat. For many animals living in the jungle, the lake is the only source of fresh water, so in the evening and at night they come close to the shores to drink. Here you can see antelopes, Gibbons and other species of monkeys, tapirs, wild boars, variety of exotic birds.

On the territory of the lake has several floating hotels. In them the electricity is produced by generators. A huge variety of people from different countries come here to be alone with nature, to fully break away from the troubles of our civilized world. Better to come here for 2-3 days, but one day here Continue reading

Northeast China

Northeast China is rich in minerals and the amazing beauty of the local land. For centuries these lands were inhabited by hardy tribes, among them: kitana, the Jurchen (Manchu) and the Mongols.

Three North-Eastern province of Jilin, Liaoning and Heilongjiang — industrialized Chinese regions. Here there are many volcanic lakes, the jagged boundary lines and mountains.

The Imperial Palace in Liaoning province in Shenyang (Mukden) confirms the glorious past of the Manchu Qing dynasty. Many monuments of Russian architecture stores the port city of Dalian (distant), which overtakes the entire province in economic development.

The power capital of the puppet Manchukuo (1933-1945.) — Changchun (Xinjiang), now it is the main city of Jilin province — the center of the automotive industry, and the fame of Heilongjiang province brought Ice festival in Harbin.

The area of the provinces of Jilin, Liaoning and Heilongjiang, which are located from Shanhaiguan is the point where the ends of the Great wall of China near the Yellow sea to the Siberian border in the North is 800-000 km2, which is larger than the area of Portugal and Spain. There is a population of over Continue reading

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Trip to lake Ritsa Abkhazia
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