The Uzon Caldera is a unique area manifestation of modern volcanism. The Caldera of Uzon volcano is on the Kamchatka Peninsula on the territory of the Kronotsky reserve, South of Kronotsky lake. This is the place that shaped a unique symbiosis of wild nature and volcanism.
The Uzon Caldera was formed about 40 thousand years ago on the site of a huge volcano destroyed near a powerful explosive eruptions. Caldera is a massive bowl-shaped depression about 150 sq km, surrounded by steep ledges, the height of which ranges from 200 to 850 m.
The hydrothermal system of the Caldera of volcano Uzon is one of the most powerful on the Kamchatka Peninsula. On the territory of the width of 200-350 m and is located more than a thousand thermal springs in various sizes and shapes, a large number of thermal lakes, the outputs of the gas-steam jets, mud volcanoes and mud pots. There are also outputs of Seltzer.
The Uzon Caldera is a unique place where there are a variety of existence of young volcanism of different composition, the products of glaciation, as well as connection with sulfatar fields with native sulphur deposits and accumulations of hydrothermal altered rocks of all colors.
Extraordinary expedition along the island Kunashir (southern Kuriles) has committed a group of tourists from Sakhalin – acquainted with the harsh beauties of the participants in the mobile camp of the Center of youth tourism, members and volunteers of the boomerang club went on a sailing catamaran, sea kayak and motor boat.
As noted in the boomerang club, tourists on the Islands the phenomenon is not rare, you can meet people from every corner of our vast country, as, indeed, of aliens, for example, before the island was visited by the Swedes. However, the youth surprised the local old-timers. Even the soldiers of the Outpost “Lagoon” during the morning exercise ran up to take pictures with the unusual Smoked by the courts.
For three weeks a group of 17 people visited almost all major attractions of Kunashir. Cape stolbchaty is one of the business cards of the most southern Islands of the Great ridge – examined not only from the sea and land, but also underwater, where magnificent natural sculpture is no less exciting. Limestone pillars plus clear water of the sea of Okhotsk create the impression of some ancient monument, passing Continue reading
No, we do not encourage you to admire the Colosseum or ride a gondola, because everyone has the right to decide what city to give preference. But there is in this amazing country and the things that need to be done, in whatever part of it you were not.
To climb the volcano
In Italy a lot of places where you can test your courage on strength. Includes numerous volcanoes, both active and extinct. For example, to Sicily to climb mount Etna dormant, and if you’re lucky — and see how it erupts.
The volcano in Italy,
If we risk once again you don’t want to, you can go for a walk to Vesuvius or to see volcanic lakes, which are located in craters of dormant volcanoes Albano and Bracciano.
Shout in the stands
One of these cults is Italian football. Love it all from small to large, and in the stands there is indescribable atmosphere. If you want enough to yell, drain all the accumulated negative and to have some foreign friends, what better place than a football stadium.
By the way, it is not necessary to plan a trip to Italy for the Championships — the matches take place here every week, and the passions Continue reading