In the Chinese province of Zhejiang is an amazing thousand Islands Lake Qiandaohu. Its total area is 573 km², and on the surface is 1078 Islands of different size, which gave the lake its name.
In 1959, in the Chinese province of Zhejiang necessitated the construction of a hydroelectric station. To do this, on the Qiantang river was created by the dam. The seemingly simple technological process, taking place constantly and everywhere. But in Zhejiang as a result of these works appeared not only a new industrial facility, but also a new and very interesting attraction in China.
Because of the dam an area of 570 km², where previously there was 1377 villages inhabited by 290,000 people, went under water. The resulting lake is called Qiandaohu. Completely flooded but it did not stay long: over time, the water began to settle, revealing the small in size and completely different forms of islets.
Year by year the number of such unusual land increased, and now the pond is called a lake of a Thousand Islands that is not entirely accurate. To date, Qiandaohu, there are 1078 Islands of relatively large size and a countless number of tiny patches of land peeking out of the water. Continue reading
Welcome to the resort “the White Lake” the Mayor and the Government of Moscow!
Sanatorium “Lake White” city Hall and Moscow Government, is located in Shatura district of the Moscow region at a distance of 150 km from Moscow ring road is 65 km from the district center of Shatura, surrounded by birch trees, pines and firs. The resort is located on the banks of the pearls of this area – lake “White” karst origin, has excellent terrain with a uniform and a gradual decrease of depth. The bottom of the lake is lined with White relict grass, closer to the coast – the sand, the water is clear and the level is always constant: the lake is fed by numerous springs.
Sanatorium white Lake – a brilliant representative of the segment of budget leisure and treatment in the suburbs. The unique location, clean air, healing lake, modern medical facilities, qualified med. staff, pool, 3 meals a day and comfortable rooms – all this together makes the resort a Lake white as a leader among health centers in the suburbs. If You looking for a cheap resort in the suburbs – You in the white Lake resort!
Vacationers are located in two modern and comfortable buildings. But beyond Continue reading
BUENOS AIRES + USHUAIA + BARILOCHE + MENDOZA
10 days / 9 nights
Arrival in Buenos Aires.
Private transfer Shuttle service with English speaking guide in the hotel. Accommodation for 2 nights in the hotel (Breakfast and taxes included)
Private sightseeing tour on city with Russian speaking guide.
Buenos Aires is associated with tango, football, Evita name, Maradona and Che Guevara. The capital of Argentina is considered one of the most elegant cities in South America. Their appearance, ancient buildings and architecture of the city resembles Paris. The historic center has preserved the features of the colonial period. You will see the Central square of Plaza de Mayo, the Pink House, the Cathedral, the colon theatre, the Obelisk, the National Congress. The tour includes a visit to the area Boca (birthplace of tango) to the pedestrian area of Caminito, the San Martin square and the cemetery in Recoleta.
In the evening, visiting with a guide one of the best tango cabaret of Buenos Aires, where tango shows. (transfer of a restaurant/hotel/restaurant and dinner included)
Tango is very popular around the world. But Argentina have one distinct advantage – it is here that it appeared. Continue reading