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Torres del Paine National Park is a completely park with mountains, a glacier, a lake, and river-rich areas in the South region of Patagonian Chile. The Cordillera del Paine is the centerpiece of the park and the southern tiers of the Andes. Torres del Paine National Park is adorned with beautiful vegetation. Guanacos are one of the most common mammals found in the park. Other mammals include,Flamingos, Pumas, Nandu. Other attractions include the Cuernos del Paine, Grey Glacier, Lake Grey, [...]

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Lake Towada, The Beautiful Caldera Lake in Japan

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Lake Towada located on the border between Aomori and Akita prefectures in Honshu island, Japan. Lake Towada is a beautiful caldera lake and the lake is popular tourist destination. Towada is Japan’s 12th largest lake and also the country’s deepest lake with bright blue color water. The lake have two peninsulas extending from its southern shore approximately one-third into the center of the lake.  The area around is famous for its splendid landscape and the beauty of the colorful autumn leaves. [...]

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Crater Lake, The Deep Blue Lake in Oregon

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Crater Lake is a caldera lake located in “Crater Lake National Park” the south-central region of the U.S. state of Oregon. The centerpiece of  Crater Lake National Park, the deepest lake in the United States, known for its deep blue color and water clarity. Crater Lake was formed from the collapse of Mount Mazama, a volcano in southern Oregon that once stood about 11,000 feet tall. There are no rivers flowing into or out of the lake; the evaporation is [...]

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Snorkeling in Jellyfish Lake, The Republic of Palau

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Jellyfish Lake is a unique marine lake located on Eli Malk island in the Republic of Palau. Jellyfish Lake is one of Palau’s most famous snorkeling sites. Jellyfish Lake, a lake with millions of jellyfish with very weak stingers where snorkelers can safely swim. Twelve thousand years ago these jellyfish became trapped in a natural basin on the island when the ocean receded. However the lake is sufficiently isolated and the conditions are different enough that the diversity of species [...]

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Lake Vattern - beautiful views 2

Vättern is the second largest lake in Sweden. Vättern famous for its crystal clear fresh water quality. The water can be drunk safely from every point on the lake. The lake’s total surface area is about 1,912 km², with a drainage basin a little over double that, about 4,503 km². Many of the municipalities in the area receive their drinking water directly from Vättern. Vättern is also noted for its fishing, serving people in the nearby districts. Tourist sport fishermen [...]

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