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about 5 years

Tank Museum in Moscow. Russia

If you ever be in Moscow and will have a free day, you should visit the unique largest Tank Museum. Museum situated in Kubinka willage, 64km from Moscow by Minsk highway. This museum have the largest tank collection from all the world. Some tanks arrived at the museum right from battle, having on his body a lot of holes. Museum also have an experimental specimens that have not even been in operation and you can see it only in this museum. The dimensions of some models amazes with the scales. Well, Just take a look:
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moscow, russia, tank museum, москва, россия, танковый музей
about 5 years

Highlight of Tanzania - Mountain Kilimanjaro

At 5,895 m, Mt. Kilimanjaro is the highest point in Africa. This volcanic massif stands in splendid isolation above the surrounding plains, with its snowy peak looming over the savannah. The mountain is encircled by mountain forest. Numerous mammals, many of them endangered species, live in the park.
Kilimanjaro National Park covering an area of some 75,575 has protect the largest free standing volcanic mass in the world and the highest mountain in Africa, rising 4877m above surrounding plains to 5895m at its peak. With its snow-capped peak, the Kilimanjaro is a superlative natural phenomenon, standing in isolation above the surrounding plains overlooking the savannah.
Mount Kilimanjaro is one of the largest volcanoes in the world. It has three main volcanic peaks, Kibo, Mawenzi, and Shira. With its snow-capped peak and glaciers, it is the highest mountain in Africa. The mountain has five main vegetation zones from the lowest to the highest point: Lower slopes, montane forest, heath and moorland, alpine desert and summit. The whole mountain including the montane forest belt is very rich in species, in particular mammals, many of them endangered species. For this combination of features but mostly its height, its physical form and snow cap and its isolation above the surrounding plains, Mount Kilimanjaro is considered an outstanding example of a superlative natural phenomenon.
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africa, safari, tanzania, kilimanjaro, африка, сафари, танзания, килиманджаро
about 5 years

The Wild Side of India.

The spicy food that’ll make you sweat, the busy streets that’ll make you gasp for air and the bazaars that’ll test your cruising skills like never before.
India is an eclectic mix of many things jostling (even a simple rickshaw ride), with warmth and love at heart! If this is how the everyday life here exists, imagine the Nature at its utmost raw!
The untameable waters in the South, the haunting emptiness of seemingly unending flat desert of the West, the unexplored wilderness of the North east and the impossible magnificence of the Himalayas in the North: these are some places where the sheer intensity of the life is at its extreme wild.
And if your soul feeds off the adrenalin rush, you must try the following for one of the best feasts of your life.
Snorkelling with elephants in Andamans, paragliding in Ladakh, heli skiing in Rohtang Pass, Himalaya....
Read more here: http://travellersdiary.in/featured/the-wild-side-of-india/

india, wild nature, индия, дикая природа
about 5 years

Maldives.

The Maldives lies in two rows of atolls in the Indian Ocean, just across the equator. The country is made up of 1,192 coral islands formed around 26 natural ring-like atolls, spread over 90,000 square kilometers. These atolls structures are formed upon a sharp ridge rising from the ocean, making way for their secluded uniqueness. Each atoll in the Maldives is made of a coral reef encircling a lagoon, with deep channels dividing the reef ring. A string of islands take their places among this atoll ring; each island has its own reef encircling the island lagoon. The reefs of the islands, alive with countless types of underwater creatures and vibrant corals, protect the islands from wind and wave action of the surrounding vast oceans. This unique structure of reefs and channels makes navigation almost impossible for the passer-by without sufficient information about these waters. Ninety-nine percent of the Maldives is made up of sea. The people of the islands are widely dispersed across the atolls, with about 200 inhabited islands. About 90 islands are developed as tourist resort and the rest are uninhabited or used for agriculture and other livelihood purposes. Read more at: http://islandvoyagemaldives.com

maldives, island, atolls, indian ocean, мальдивы, остров, атолл, индийский океан
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