Crater lake is in southern Oregon, it is very popular among travelers and tourists, it is visited annually by approximately 400,000 people. The length of the lake is 10 km, width 8 km. The deepest part of the lake is 600 metres away.
Crater lake is very unusual, as it is in the crater of a dormant ancient volcano mount Mazama. Now geological evidence suggests that the volcano can Wake up at any time. The color of the lake is surprising travelers – he’s bright blue. 22 may 1902 in the territory adjacent to the lake that was created most interesting national Park, USA. Crater lake is one of the biggest lakes in the world, in the list of the deepest lakes in the world it takes seventh place.
The history of the lake
The first person who visited this lake, according to John Wesle of Hillman, in 1853, he named it “Deep Blue Lake”. The name of the lake changed several times, later it was called “the Majestic lake”, “Blue lake” and finally, “crater lake”.
The local tribe of Americans clames there is a legend connected with this lake, that of mount Mazama fought two gods – Skill and Leo, as a result of battle mountain was destroyed and in its place the lake was formed crater.
Attractions crater lake
Most tourists visit the lake to see the “old man of the lake”, a mascot Kreiter. This is the log that floats on the lake in the unusual, upright and considered, Continue reading
In the distant, beautiful land of Russia, among picturesque meadows, gloomy forests and majestic mountains, at a height of 803 meters above the ground, there is a wonderful lake with an equally amazing name, Jack London Lake. This natural wonder is located in the Magadan region, yagodninsky district, and is one of its most important natural attractions.
It’s beautiful in here! A fascinating look the scenery infinite strip running off into the distance, beyond the horizon. Forests give way to groves, groves, fields, here and there one can see the berry glade. The eye never wearied of the monotony of the landscape. And as here the birds sing! In all keys, loud, loudly, so much so that the heart begins to beat fast fraction. The climate in this place of earth is severe enough, in winter, the temperature falls sometimes below ;30 °C, the southern man to withstand this test of strength is very difficult, but local people have long adapted to such weather conditions and not even notice the drops of the bars on their thermometers. When Russia embraces the white of snow and the whole Russia sinks into its winter sleep, here comes something mystical, mysterious, inexplicable, and therefore, is attractive. The land becomes a canvas for creativity, which writes Continue reading
The new year Katya has opened a new Country.
The Country is situated on the Island. Its area is 262 sq. km.
The residents of the Country are proud that their Island is so Big – it’s bigger than all the other Islands combined. About it they write in a Tourist Booklet (Yes, they have them).
In the summer there is not very hot – the average temperature is 24 degrees, and waters – 29. Colder winter: 18 degrees air and 25 water.
In this Country lives a lot of people: 2,000 people.
The control is made by the Legislative Assembly, composed of 20 members and headed by the Prime Minister. The Prime Minister is elected by the Legislative Assembly (the Assembly), his responsibilities include the appointment of the Cabinet of Ministers, which includes, besides the Prime Minister, three Ministers. These four people are the Supreme power of the Country. They live in the Capital. The capital is a large city consisting of two parts: North and South. In the Northern lives of 256 people. In South – 358.
The Country has no taxes. At all.
In order to enter the Country, visas are not necessary. To pay also nothing. Collecting slightly more than 400 rubles you have to pay when you leave the Country.