Abkhazia – the territory of unique nature, ancient history, centuries-old culture, unique traditions and a beach holiday. Abkhazia (Abkhazian, Apsny – country soul) is in the North-Western Caucasus, South Caucasus mountain range. Its coast is washed by the Black sea. The average length of the region from West to East reaches 160 kilometers. The length from South to North – 54 km. The coastline reaches 210 kilometers.
Abkhazia. Mountain lake Ritsa.
From the North-West part, along the river Psou, Abkhazia has a border with the Adler district of Krasnodar region. On the North side (the mountains of the Main Caucasian ridge), lies the border with Karachaevo-Cherkessia. On the East side, along the bed of the Inguri river, the territory adjacent to Georgia. The area of Abkhazia — 8700 sq. km Population of the region – about 340,000 people. Its greatest density is in the area of the black sea coast and foothills.
The indigenous population are Abkhazians, which is one of the oldest Nations of the world. In Abkhaz has 56 consonants and 6 vowels. The composition of the population of Abkhazia is very diverse. It includes representatives of more than 20 ethnic groups. The capital Continue reading
The Altai mountains – land of the lakes . many of which are known far beyond its borders. Among the most popular tourist sites – Karakol lake .
It is a whole system of lakes located in the upper reaches of the river Karakol. You can find them on the West side of the ridge, Iago. There are not many tourist facilities. in the area of lake Aya, which is explained by the fact that Karakol lake designated as a natural monument and protected. In 1978 they received this status, and then in 1996 it was once again confirmed.
In Karakolka values for lakes of the Altai Republic there is no doubt – this is the glacial lakes that occurred in the period of Quaternary glaciation. The boundary of the protected area lies on rocks of southern and South-Eastern spurs, through the locus of kadrovika. Geographically Karakol lakes Chemal is located in the administrative district of the Republic. The protected area is five square kilometers.
Karakol lake – this is one of the most popular tourist places in Altai . but to put tents in these places is very difficult because of the status of the territory. Those who especially wants to stay here must be arranged with the administration of the protected area, for example, with the on-duty caretaker. However, most often special problems in obtaining permission does not arise.
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