The Hydrography of the Voronezh region
[caption id="attachment_1223" align="alignleft" width="300"] KONICA MINOLTA DIGITAL CAMERA[/caption] Hydrography determine the Voronezh region 125 of the rivers, of which 53 – with a stable water regime throughout the year and…

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Slovenia. by - portal of the country. Leisure, attractions, map, news Macao
About Slovenia. With love Wonder at the beauty of this small country begin as soon as preciese its borders. It seems that there is no place more beautiful. Tourists eyes…

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Lazdijai tourism information centre – Lazdijai district

Lazdijai district

The name of Lazdijai city originates from the name of Laddie river, which flows through the city (another name of the river – Raisutis). However, it is unclear how the name originated Lascia. It is assumed that the name of Raisutis origin dates back to Immingham and is associated with the word “raisutis” (walnut). As in Lithuania, the nuts grow on trees, which are called “lazdynai”, then it probably gave rise to the name of the river Lascia.

Guess that 4-6 thousand years ago on the territory of this region people lived. From time immemorial settled here Baltic tribe itwinge, related to Lithuanians and Prussians. They were engaged in arable farming, fishing, hunting. That in this area lived eatingi show litvinskii place names, rivers, lakes. In the second half of the XII century jotvingiu conquered and destroyed the crusaders.

Lazdijai referred to as the manor Lord and seniunija. In 1560 during the reign of Grand Duke Sigismund Augustus, was allocated land for the founding of the city in Laddie. The city of Lazdijai was formed at the crossroads of three roads, and gradually, evenly expanded in all directions. Historical sources mention that in 1571 there were elementary school. About 1570 the town was built a wooden Church. On 17 may 1597 king Sigismund Vasa granted Continue reading

Holidays at the lakes in Khakassia: relax your body and soul on the shore of any lake
Features on the lakes of Khakassia there are several recreation facilities (rest homes): a beautiful recreation “Prestige” on the lake. Bela, recreation “the company" holiday home "breaking the waves", recreation…

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The Geography of Austria. Federal lands and major lakes in Austria
Austria lies in southern Central Europe, its total area is 83 871 km2. It borders with several countries: Switzerland, Czech Republic, Italy, Hungary, Slovenia, Slovakia, Liechtenstein and Germany. The total…

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