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Plitvice Lakes National Park

Plitvice Lakes National ParkPlitvice lakes national park – Croatia’s first National park established in 1949 and covers 296.85 km².
The park was inscribed on the UNESCO’s World Heritage List in 1979, in recognition of its “outstanding natural beauty and undisturbed production of travertine (tufa) through chemical and biological action”. Continue reading »

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Around Annapurna. Ice Lake (Kicho Tso)

Ice Lake (Kicho Tso)View of Annapurna III (7555m), Gangapurna (7455m) and Khangsar Kang (7485m) from Ice Lake. One of the most impressive viewpoints on the track around Annapurna is Ice Lake (Kicho Tso, 4620m). It takes about 5 hours to climb 1000m from main trail to the Lake which is considered sacred by Buddhists. Continue reading »

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