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Great Lake

The village is a Large Lake located in Pavlodarskom the Gorky village Council district. Northern forest-steppe. North-East from Omsk to 80 km, 30 km South-West from the district center, the road is profiled. The nearest railway station -Kalachinsk — 66 km.

The village was founded in 1803. Among the first inhabited village Churches O., G. Novoselov. A. Garahin, S. Sedelnikov, I. Isakov, I. T, P. Kolmogorov, And A. Fedorov. K. Stephan. A. Khrapov, G. Liquors. Naselenie — Russians.

In 1913 the village had 7209,7 acres, including a convenient 5254.8 acres of land. The village is situated on a country road when a Large lake and the river Taruga. Before the revolution, the village belonged successively to the composition Syrovatskii, Kulikov and St. George townships. In 1917-1924 gg. —composed of Yuriev parish of Kalachinsk district of the Omsk province. Since 1924 — in Konikowska (Gorky) region.

The main occupation of the population — arable farming and animal husbandry. In the village there was a forge, windmills, from the beginning of the twentieth century — a private butter factory and Creamery, 1908 artisanal Creamery, the village was famous for the manufacture Continue reading

The largest lake of Maine – Lake Mushed (Moosehead Lake)

Lake Mushed is the largest in Maine, USA. It is located among the peaks of Longfellow and is buried in the forests that surround it. Here originates the river Kennebec.

For a long time this area was uncharted. It was opened by Henry David Thoreau, when he investigated these places with guides-Indians. It happened in the middle of the XVIII century. After nearly a century it has built several hotels for the rich tourists who tend to be very secluded and peaceful rest. Beautiful wild nature, clear water of the lake and forest air is the best suited for this.

Until recently the lake was Mushed so-called “local secret”, open only for the initiated. It was visited by residents of nearby towns, as well as extreme skiers and sports fans hard-core. Gradually, however, the lake Mushed and the surrounding area began to develop as a tourist center. And today it is very popular among tourists. Every visitor will find here beautiful landscapes, and relaxing in this area will distract from city vanity and noise of the metropolis.

For maximum comfort of tourists to travel to the lake are special routes from the cities of Bangor and Portland, and it won’t take travelers more than two hours. Here you can find entertainment for every taste. Continue reading

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