Sounding straightforward up at stalactites in Carlsbad Caverns. Photograph: Eric PrineThe 250 miles betwixt these two reprehensively unmarked parks contain one of the outdo route trips in the area, offer Mars-like landscapes, eclecticist pit chicago, and virtually dispatch isolation. Payoff a workweek to binding it. Monday: Eluding the mass in Carlsbad Caverns’ Big Board by signing up for a three-hour guided circuit of Glower Undermine, where you’ll mounting slickness flowstones and search eery formations wish the Texas Toothpick ($20). Expend the nighttime at the Read more [...]
Folk Vacations, Summertime 1996Our Front-runner PlacesSeaboard, OREGONThe Big Pic You power guess a traditional beach holiday this far northward in Oregon would be impossible, but a lifesaver rack and boardwalk go compelling grounds contrarily. Seaboard is on a especially scenic stretchability of Oregon's broken seashore, equitable supra Tillamook Psyche. Its across-the-board, flatcar beach--studded with playground equipment andvolleyball --would be the Read more [...]
Why the faltering?: Kauai's Poipu Beach Picture: CorelPoipu Beach Common, Kauai, Hawaii THE BEACH: Poipu Beach Commons, on Kauai's s shoring—the sunniest face of the island—proffers walkover tables, pavilions, swaying palms, and a four-acre chain of moon-shaped beaches, all with distinguishable personalities. Families with toddlers volition gravitate toward Keiki Pool, a shin-high lifelike brine washbasin coupled to the Peaceable. One cove terminated is a shoal swim bay, arrant for tyro breaststrokers, and a bay terminated from that is a heyday snorkeling website. Read more [...]
With this influx of patients, which besides it is necessary only for the warmer months, the city authorities had to change the original custom welcome fanfare arrival of each guest. Steel pipe with the tower walls, the remainder of the Palace of Charles IV, every morning - at 8.
For citizens trumpet was a time signal.
But this tradition had to change, because along with those who come to drink mineral water, and there were many such in the menu which included much stronger drinks. Carlsbad become the center of entertainment for many of its visitors a fun night left no time for sleep. Therefore, Read more [...]
Today, Carlsbad is known as the resort: the products of local glassblowers adorn many museums and palaces, and film, the award-winning on the local festivals, get tickets to the screens of the world.
Part-time acquaintance with the city always creates a perception of it. Often direct contacts disappointing. Meeting with Karlovy Bars not deceive most rosy expectations.
There are dozens of legends about how Charles IV, Emperor of the "Holy Roman Empire" and Czech king, discovered sources. According to one of them turns out that the injury to the royal hunt deer with a dip in the warm Read more [...]
The problem of the production of milk and meat, said the source, has another side: the cooperatives and state farms have to increase livestock production, so as to compensate for the reduction of livestock on private farms. Attempts to ensure that in more private farms raise cattle, do not always produce the desired results. Perhaps, said the chairman of the cooperative, will cause the feeding of cattle from farmers on the basis of the contract. In some places, it gives good results, but you have to show constant concern to the peasants had enough food. With gardens do not gather a lot of food. Read more [...]
By the way, the cooperation Carlsbad doctors with Soviet colleagues over the years has received a great development. With the participation of the Soviet physician assistant professor VN Don was written major treatise "On the treatment in Karlovy Vary." And there is the doctrine of reflexes paid much attention.
Continue treatment, begun at the hot springs in the valley heat, helps Carlsbad salt, which can be found, probably, in most pharmacies in the world. It is a solid piece of mineral water from these twelve, and hundreds of other sources. True, local doctors, although guarantee Read more [...]
Water chemistry of thermal springs in Karlovy Vary is similar, the only difference in temperature but in carbonation. This difference is enough to by various combinations of sources, time and dosage of water intake to heal a number of diseases, to list which would require a lot of space. Organs of the gastrointestinal tract, hematopoietic and renal systems, the mouth and the nose, skin, nervous system - it all feels a beneficial effect of Carlsbad water.
As one of the interlocutors, sipping a cup of traditional Carlsbad Mill water source, when a man over forty, there is always that "rinse", Read more [...]
Nature has generously endowed our land this wealth, and now, when the Central Committee of the Party, the Soviet government sent energy workers to search for additional reserves of production, improving the means put in the national economic mechanism, not whether it is reasonable to use the wealth that goes to the river and only increases the salinity of the seas.
Perhaps it makes sense to raise the profitability of production of mineral springs and make it more transportable? Would be a good way of making salt, mineral water or concentrated must. After all, the same is transported thousands Read more [...]
Section focuses on the world-famous Czech spa town of Karlovy Vary. He tells of his story reveals the role of mineral springs, natural and spa environment for rest and treatment, people, reveals a positive experience in the organization of recreation and tourism. At the same time make an excursion into the history, economy, culture of the country. Describes the relationship of Czechoslovakia by the Soviet Union.
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Meeting with the past
Sources of Healing
Mineral water in the fight against illnesses
When the movement - the goal
Doctors part Read more [...]
From the center of Carlsbad Pitch, The heat from the river bed, city creeping up the slopes of the gorge, where the image is uneven, it's cool to soar, then gently creeping, serpentines. This makes it possible to look at the Karlovy Vary as a bird's eye or, to use the name of a favorite local lookout, from the height of "deer leap."
In the central part of the city, on the lower streets, closer to the river, travel machines banned pedestrians road fill, they create a pattern of continuous, random motion. People go to the sources and from them to the bathrooms pavilions, swimming Read more [...]
Reasons for the appeal of Carlsbad lot, and not only medical and climatic, but also the social, historical and cultural. Of course, the main thing for people - hope to get rid of diseases and improve health.
In a memo to rest in one of the resorts Carlsbad Vary said that the overall healing process is determined by four elements:
"... Active influence of mineral water sources like drinking, and in the form of baths;
thoroughly tested system of walks, which has established an extensive system of health path;
moderate diet that is built with the tastes and health of patients;
supportive social Read more [...]
№ 10 - Rock. It was discovered in the last century, when removing a large rock, which made it difficult to pass along the river. Water temperature is +52,9 °. Source is as if in a single architectural ensemble colonnade name Czechoslovak-Soviet Friendship.
Number 11 - the source of Liberty, Located in an elegant gazebo, where steep rises streamers walking path leading to the Castle Hill and into the mountains of the left bank of the river. Source has a high water temperature (+ 61,4 °). If water geyser, the hottest in the resort, doctors rarely prescribe, the next water source temperature Read more [...]
Major contribution to the literature, in public life were letters Turgenev and Marx sent them from Carlsbad Pitch. For example, in 1874 (when it was possible that they met) sent letters to Russian writer Emile Zola, Henry James, the term Zeegen. Of the surviving correspondence between Marx to Engels, his letters give a vivid sketches of life and customs of the holiday flock to Carlsbad public. Here and conclusions of the meetings and conversations on sensitive political issues.
May have crossed their path when dealing with other people. Turgenev in Carlsbad Vary had many friends who came to Read more [...]
Much interest turned to what Peter tolerated them on Russian soil. So, he took part in the construction of the house, put a brick and mortar. And about this time began in the unseen before scale brick building in St. Petersburg. According to contemporaries, King worked in Carlsbad paired with one of the most adroit and skilful masons.
In the suburb of Carlsbad - Bzhezove at the Mill (Mill) street is a two-story building, which will house the health center and shop. On the facade - imbedded in the wall of a horseshoe and below the signature on the Czech and Russian: "This home built in Read more [...]
Accordingly, the Russian writers, going to the water in Bohemia, in contact with their Czech colleagues, editors and directors of plays and actors. Apparently, the spiritual atmosphere in the Czech Republic meet the mood of the Russian Writers, who sought to convey in his works of patriotic feelings. So, Nikolai Gogol, being in Carlsbad, worked on the story "Taras Bulba." In July 1875, AK Tolstoy organized a literary evening in which he read patriotic ballads, and Turgenev, "Notes of a Hunter." Evening was held in the hall of the hotel "Pupp" (now the hotel "Moscow"), Read more [...]
Karl Marx came to Carlsbad three times - in 1874, 1875 and 1876. In the first and third visit, he was with his daughter Eleanor. They stayed in a boarding house, "Germany" on the street Zametski vrch, which means "Castle Hill." The house is not, but the place where he stood, preserved in the history of Karlovy Vary. Later there was built a grandiose hotel "Olympia", won the people's power in the name of the holiday home of Karl Marx. Memorial plaque informs that people stay here, where the memory of the proud city. Marx thought highly of The local treatment. Read more [...]
Closest to architecture - sculpture. And it's presented in a very interesting works. For example, the already mentioned carved in stone face protector sources, or, according to legend, the spirit of the mountains, in the Lower Castle Spring.
You can cut in stone and more monumental, menacing look, but it will mean apart from choking the flow of hot water? It seems that the music that has been successful sculptor in Carlsbad Vary, leave no one indifferent. It's worth it to look for in the morning, afternoon or evening most expressive lighting and capture on film a sight that will never Read more [...]
On plague column is remarkable detail: it is decorated with symbols of sin immediately religions - Christian, Muslim and Jewish. The meaning is clear: such a disaster, like the plague, it is terrible for everyone. More than 260 years have passed since the establishment of the monument, and it is in a new situation, in the face of other threats like the importance of taking care of the highest value of people - live in peace, to eliminate the threat, no matter where they come from - the plague or nuclear bombs.
Beautiful in Carlsbad Vary monuments to poets, composers. The best of them is considered Read more [...]
Here the musicians take the last chords and throw up their hands in exhaustion. Excited dancing visitors go to the table where they are waiting for lemonade, cola and seldom anyone - dry wine. By - cookies, candies and nuts. Heavier drinks, as well as dishes and dense not ask. People come here to dance.
Perhaps this use of the premises for expensive restaurants? Maitre d ', which was addressed this issue, he said, no, not expensive, in fact, the interests of management and staff as well as to serve the dancers do not have many kitchen workers and waiters, who receive a welcome rest in Read more [...]