What’s new in the Dominican Republic?
Christopher Columbus visited the Dominican Republic in 1492, he exclaimed in admiration: “This most beautiful land I have ever seen!”
The Dominican Republic can be described as a typical tropical Paradise, about the benefits which you can read in all the tourist brochures. And advertising is not deceptive, there are Golden sand beaches, unique black amber, hundreds of thousands of coconut palms and comprehensive peace.
The Dominican Republic occupies the Central and Eastern part of the island of Hispaniola, located in the heart of the Caribbean archipelago. It also owns numerous Islands, for example, Saona and Beata. The entire country covers an area of 48 730 km².
In the West, the Dominican Republic borders on Haiti, on the southern side it is washed by the Caribbean sea on the North – Atlantic ocean, East of Puerto Rico it separates the Strait of Mona.
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Ebeko − active complex stratovolcano type Somma-Vesuvius, located in Northern Paramushir island. Seven kilometers North-West from Severo-Kurilsk. A volcano is a mountain system of Great Kurile ridge, Vernadsky ridge.
Ebeko has founded 2400 years ago. The volcano is composed of ANDESITES and andesite-basalts. The height of the top Ebeko is 1156 meters. Its Somma, whose diameter is three to five kilometers, destroyed. It surrounds the crest of semi-annular elongated in Meridian direction of the Central cone of the volcano, with the top three adjoining crater with depths of from seventy to one hundred meters and diameters from two hundred fifty to three hundred and fifty meters. Craters filled with hot lakes, sulphur, thermal springs. Many lateral craters of the volcano − explosive craters and cirques are also the centers of hydrothermal and fumarole activity.
Until the mid-sixties of the 20th century, the lake in the Central crater of Ebeko volcano is heated by underground springs. However, after the eruption of 1965, the flow of warm water from the bowels of the volcano ceased. As a result, the water level in the lake fell by eleven meters. The water is gradually beginning to cool. Nowadays this lake feeds water melting snowfield, located near the volcano
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Hotels Visa Treatment in Slovenia Additional price lists Stop Sale Resorts and city Attractions Useful information Features spas
Imagine the state of equal area to the half of the Moscow region. Add a little of the Alps, the Adriatic sea and top up with clean lakes, dig therm and planted lush forests — will succeed in Slovenia.
In Slovenia, a great many therapeutic thermal spas, many of which are not inferior in quality accommodation and therapeutic facilities to the best world samples, and others — such as rogaška Slatina, known throughout the world.
The sea here is crystal clear, suited to the rocky shore for nearly 50 km. Magnificent mountains hiding in their depths karst caves with fancy stalactites and stalagmites, and underground lakes with people living in them with blind fish. The underground palaces you can ride on the train. The Ljubljana marshes can be seen prehistoric pile dwellings around the Alps. The nature of Slovenia is striking in its pristine beauty. Canyons, gorges, waterfalls and deciduous forests — all of it untouched by civilization, like millions of years ago.
March of time is felt in the cities. The capital Ljubljana was built on the ruins of the Roman fortress of Emona. The city is located on the highest hill in Ljubljana, Ljubljana castle and the Cathedral. The old square near the Church. James, surrounded by medieval Continue reading