The Curonian Spit, past and present

The harsh Baltic Sea has many beauties. One of the most amazing creations is the Curonian Spit, stretching along the eastern coast from north to south. It is assumed that the braid was formed 15 thousand years ago. The leaving glaciers left moraine from the washed earth and stones. Further work was continued by winds […]

Cinderella Cave

In 1977, in Moldova, a cave was discovered in the mining of gypsum. During the development of the mine, a failure was discovered, which was the entrance to it. The cave is under the territory of Ukraine, but the entrance to it for a long time was only in Moldova. The cave seemed to the […]

Treasure of the Ural Mountains

In the server part of the Ural Mountains, in the Republic of Komi is a virgin forest untouched by human hands. This is the largest virgin forest in Europe, its area is 32.8 thousand kilometers. Vegetation in the Komi forest is taiga: larch and Siberian spruce and fir. Of animals, the forest is inhabited in […]

Starichkov Island – the bird’s island

On the Kamchatka Peninsula, near its northern side, near Avacha Bay, there is an islet that serves as a landmark for seamen. The island was given the name Starichkov Island. Today it is a nature reserve. No, the old people do not live on the island – it’s a bird island. And got the name […]

Khortytsya Island

On the Dnieper River there is an island, 12 kilometers long and 2.5 kilometers wide. It’s called Khortytsya. This island has a beautiful nature: spruce forests, oak groves, meadows, steppes. In the north of the island there are high cliffs, and in the south there are a lot of lakes and streams. The history of […]

Khortytsya Island

On the Dnieper River there is an island, 12 kilometers long and 2.5 kilometers wide. It’s called Khortytsya. This island has a beautiful nature: spruce forests, oak groves, meadows, steppes. In the north of the island there are high cliffs, and in the south there are a lot of lakes and streams. The history of […]

Winter fairy tale all year round, Pinezhye caves

The caves of Pinezhye are the real ice kingdom of the dungeon. They are not at all like the caves of the Caucasus or the Crimea. Pinega caves go deep into the earth, but they are longer in length. Passages, tunnels and galleries of caves repeat the flow of groundwater. The forms of the caves […]

The oldest resort in Ukraine is Kuyalnitsky Liman

Near the city of Odessa stretched an arc of twenty-eight kilometers Kuyalnitsky estuary. This place is one of the oldest resorts in Ukraine, because it exists since 1834. Lyman made three of its features famous: the beaches of Kuyalnytsky estuary, the mud resort and the fact that Kuyalnytsky estuary is the lowest point in Ukraine: […]

Mud volcanoes Taman

On the peninsula of Taman there are interesting natural phenomena, called blevaki. So they call mud volcanoes here. In Temryuk district there are large and small mud volcanoes. The locals take pride in them as the only volcanoes of the Caucasus, however, on the other side of the Caucasus Mountains, Azerbaijan also has its own […]