The city stands on the shores of beautiful lake Titicaca, the highest navigable lake in the world, which stretches nearly four kilometres altitude. On the shores of the lake, on floating Islands, built from reeds live the Indian tribe Aymara. They have kept the traditional way of life, customs, beliefs and traditional costumes. Not a week goes by here without some national holiday. On its banks and adjacent plateau Collao six centuries ago flourished the culture of Tiahuanaco. According to the legend the Inca, from the dark waters of the lake were the progenitors of the Inca Empire, Manco Capac and Mama Occlo. Considerable interest in this area and represent the ancient burial towers – Chullpas located in Sillustani is an ancient Indian grave in Peru.
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Puno is located in the South-Western part of the country at an altitude of 3827 meters above the sea level. Lake Titicaca is the highest lake in the world located at an altitude of 3810 m on the border of Bolivia and Peru. It is the world’s largest high-altitude navigable body of water – it is an area Continue reading
Lake of Ukraine
Lakes of Ukraine are scenic places that you like to relax as residents and guests from far and near abroad. Number of lakes more than 3 thousands, but really beautiful and clean bodies of water among them not too much. Unfortunately, many lakes are polluted with sewage, littered with debris and are often ugly and pathetic.
The more valuable the water, where the ecosystem is preserved in its original form, where the water is clean and clear, and the flora and fauna with its variety.
Amazing lakes of the country
Svityaz – lake, which is among “Seven wonders of Ukraine”. This is the largest and deepest lake, having a natural origin. This wonderful corner of the nature is part of the large group of Shatsk’s lakes. To get to the lake you must drive to the city of Kovel, and from there taxis can get to the lake Svityaz.
Synevyr is a true, shining purity, the pearl of the Ukrainian Carpathians. Sometimes it is also called “Sea eye”. Indeed, the photographs from the satellite Synevyr resembles the eye of an incredible size. The area where the lake is very picturesque. Around – only high mountains covered with emerald pine forests. On the shores of the lake to relax from daily worries, breathe fresh air, Continue reading
The Geography Of The UK
In North-East Europe is situated one of the most unique and oldest the United Kingdom. They say, write and honoring of the CE dream to visit this unique country. The United Kingdom consists of the island States: England, Wales, Scotland, Ireland.
The landscapes of the Kingdom are replaced by the mountains and plains, hills and lakes. The Pennines and the hills of Dartmoor, the lake district, the Pennines – just looking at them is fascinating to the core.
What to speak of rivers and lakes. Major rivers Thames and Severn, Mersey and Tyne. Nimble and smooth, wide and narrow, they occur along the whole country.
In Northern Ireland there is a famous Loch Nor is the largest in the UK.
Scotland, another part of the Kingdom, renowned for its mountainous terrain. Even the territory names divided in accordance with the height of the mountains.
The lowest part is called the Central Lowlands and only takes one tenth of. It is home to virtually the entire population. Region highlands – the Highlands is located in the North and Zazen Uplands in the South. Here in Scotland there is Loch ness, Loch Tay and Loch Catherine.
Interesting! All names of lakes in the UK begin with the word Loch, which means “lake”.
Wales -another mountainous region famous for its chain of the Cambrian mountains and the largest lake Bala.
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