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One of the most beautiful places is Kyrgyzstan is the Sary-Chelek lake in the mountains of Tian-Shan. Sary-Chelek is translated from Kyrgyz as the “Yellow Bucket”, though the hosts call this ground “the Golden Hollow”. Sary-Chelek reserve covers the south side of Chatkal ghat and looks like a charmed part of land getting into which for most of Kyrgyz people is being a pipedream. This part got a great popularity due to its natural beauty – Turbulent rivers coming from the glaciers; blue-greenish lakes sparkling on the bottom of serrated rock ridges that give way to smooth slopes covered by rich amount of relict walnut forests and plentiful grass carpet covering the alpine meadows with multicolority. The Sary-Chelek Lake itself is like a pearl that was beaded on the string of mountain chains. It goes from the south to the north for 7.5 km in the mountain gorge on the height of 1878 m. The lake is encircled by yellow boulders and fir trees clinging to the steep slopes and on their branches goosanders and gannets make their nests. Also the slopes are covered by graceful clematis and rare fern. Sary-Chelek reserve founded in 1959 provides habitat for more than one third of Kyrgyz species of flora and fauna including many of the most rare and endangered animals and plants such as the legendary snow leopard that finds it’s haven and solitude on the peaks of surrounding mountains. The nature here is absolutely unique, you will be stunned by the variety of mountain lakes and by their beauty.
Muztagh Ata peak - is one of the highest and most popular summits of the Pamirs. Muztagh Ata rises over the Karakorum highway for 4000 m and reaches an absolute altitude of 7546 m. The name Muztagh Ata means "Father of Ice Mountains" in the local Uygur language. It is third highest summit of the Pamirs after Kongur (7719 m) and Kongur Tebe (7595 m). Muztagh Ata is located in the Kashgar mountains and rises up the valley almost without any foothills. http://asiamountains.net/en/catalog/alpinism-and-mountaineering/
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Our fine restaurant decorated with art and paintings from local artists offers an international menu prepared by professional chefs and served in a very friendly Costa Rican way. We provide a variety of drinks at our cozy bar or on the outside deck or swimming pool with a majestic view of the volcano.
An Attack that went bad when this male cape buffalo attacked back. The Lions scattered!
with China Odyssey Tours, our tour included Shanghai, Chongqing, Yangtze Cruise, Chengdu, Lhasa, Gyantse, Xian, Datong, Beijing
Brian Eno's Vivid Sydney curated lighting and music event lit up the sails of the Opera House for two weeks. This is on the opening night with a long exposure and a ferry gliding silently through the waters of Circular Quay.
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