Of greatest interest is the island of San Miguel with its historic Maritime capital, green fields and beautiful volcanic scenery. Originally San Miguel was composed of two separate Islands. The largest and most populated of the nine main Islands of the archipelago is 65 km from Settling in the capital of the island called Ponta Delgada, easy access to the rocky coast — to lakes in volcanic craters and hot springs emitting steam from the depths of the island.
The Western part of the island
In the North-West of the island of são Miguel is a giant crater of the volcano Caldeira das Sete Cidades (Caldeira das Network-Cidades), a circumference of about 12 km If the crater is not covered by clouds, is better it is visible from the observation platform Vistas do Rei where the trail starts, leading to its Western edge. At the bottom of the crater lies a little village Network-Cidades and six dark green lakes, separated by thin strips of land. It is believed that the crater was formed in 1440-ies, after the eruption, which was destroyed by the volcano that created the Western part of the island. Today the crater is covered with dense vegetation, although the first settlers called it a scorched shell.
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Rest on the lakes of Italy every year is gaining popularity, especially on the lakes of Northern Italy – Garda, Como and Maggiore . which are considered the most beautiful in the region. They are quite extensive (up to 370 sq km) reservoirs of glacial origin, depth is often more than 400 m. Soft, healthy microclimate of Alpine lakes basins is allowed to create a world class resort.
The most part lakes in Italy is exceptionally clean and transparent water, amazing nature beauty, excellent local infrastructure, which influenced the rapid development of tourism in these areas.
From ancient times to rest on the lakes of the preferred Pliny the Younger, Shelley, Stendhal. In our days on the Italian lakes come the rich melancholy, the bride and groom from all over the world who are attracted by the romantic water, conducive to rest and relaxation.
Lake Garda, the largest lake of Italy (the length of 52 km, width 17 km), is half an hour away from Milan. Well here in the summer and autumn: mild climate, beautiful scenery, palaces and castles. The season runs from February to October. Continue reading
Italy is famous not only for its seas, and lakes. Moreover, it is often on the lake can be organized more stylish and elegant wedding than the sea. About the most popular among honeymooners lake Como we have already mentioned, but in Italy are still many decent places ideal for a magical wedding!
Recognized as the most beautiful Alpine lakes – the already mentioned Como and Garda and Maggiore. This is the most popular tourist destinations, because these lakes has everything for the holidays – olive grove, orange alleys, picturesque towns, wonderful restaurants and cafés with views of the lake. A reason many Italian and foreign couples go there to conclude a valid marriage!
The second group of lakes is less popular but no less beautiful. They are volcanic lakes located in the craters of extinct volcanoes. The most famous Bolsena, Albano, Nemi and Bracciano. They are near Rome, making the lake even more convenient for prospective newlyweds – to get pretty easy, just arrive in the Italian capital.
Lake Garda is just a fairy tale! Pure mountain air, sandy beaches, an unreal amount of flowers and greenery, soft heat, even in summer – all this creates the perfect background for a perfect wedding! One of the most popular places for honeymooners there is the castle Continue reading