Where you can escape from the winter cold
You want to escape from the uncomfortable winter and bustle of the city in a warm and secluded place? Here are 20 options, where you can relax and warm up far away from civilization.
Lake Crescent, China
Oasis "Lake Crescent" (Crescent Lake) lies near the city of Dunhuang in China. This restoration of the edge and tranquility amidst the harsh Gobi desert, which ran through the Silk Road since the Qing Dynasty.
Mask, Tenerife, Canary Islands
Mask - gem on the beautiful island of Tenerife. This village in the mountains of Teno are paths that have to go at least three hours, which means that very few people are making such a journey.
The archipelago Togian
In Tomini Bay off the coast of the province of Central Sulawesi in Indonesia are scattered 56 islands and islets that make up the archipelago of Togian. They are 37 small villages, one of them is inhabited by people of Bhajan (Baggio) or "sea gypsies", who live in small huts over the ocean. In some areas of the jungle density is so high that the beaches are accessible only from the sea.
Spiti Valley, India
Spiti Valley lies high in the Himalayas, and because of its remoteness is one of the least populated areas of India. At this cultural center of Buddhist temples are the oldest in the world.
Along the coast, Kapaa, Hawaii, there are dozens of hidden beaches, hidden behind a massive rock. Discover these secluded places incredibly interesting.
Kalawao County, USA
District Kalawao County with population of about 100 people has the second smallest population in the United States. Most of it is occupied by the magnificent National Park Kalaupapa, and the only sign of human life here - it's a small town, which was once formed as a leper colony (in the place exiled people suffering from leprosy or leprosy).
Sơn Đoòng Cave, Vietnam
If you want to escape from humanity, go to Sơn Đoòng Cave. It is the largest in the world cave length of about five kilometers, a height of about 200 m and a width of more than 150 m, there is also impressive stalagmites, reaching more than 60 m in height.
Filicudi Island, Italy
Filicudi - a small remote island Aeolian archipelago in the Mediterranean Sea, lies about 48 km from the coast of Sicily. Its area is less than 10 km 2, with three-quarters of the entire territory is a nature reserve. You with an indescribable pleasure to walk among the small villages in this stunning piece of land.
Al Hajjarah, Yemen
El Hajer - village on a rock in the mountains Kharaz, Yemen. In the XII century there was built a citadel and now is a beautiful city, to reach that address only the most courageous travelers, since the environment is quite severe.
El Nido, Philippines
El Nido - one of the most beautiful places in the world with an excellent beach and fascinating ecosystem. It is located on the island of Palawan, Philippines.
Oasis Huacachina (Huacachina) in Pisco, Peru, known as the "Oasis America". According to local legend, the lagoon was formed when the beautiful princess caught while swimming in the bathtub young hunter. Then she quickly disappeared, leaving behind the water tank.
Pag, Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia
The hidden by dense jungle, a quaint fishing village of Pag is in the Nusa Tenggara (Nusa Tenggara), Indonesia. Its white sand beaches are the most distant from the city.
Marieta Islands, Mexico
In the early 1900s, the Mexican government carries out tests on weapons Marieta Islands, Puerto Vallarta, there was this stunning beach hidden in a bomb explosion. You can reach it only to swim through a 15 meter tunnel.
Morro de São Paulo, Brazil
Morro de São Paulo - Brazilian quiet village, where you can get to by boat or a charter flight to the island cars are not allowed. The village lies on the three hidden jungle hills, in the place where the canal de Taperoa meets the crystal blue waters of the Atlantic Ocean.
Lake Oberon, the island of Tasmania, Australia
In the depths of the jungle Southwest National Park in Tasmania is hidden a wonderful lake Oberon. It is surrounded by cliffs and is especially appreciated by the fishermen, as many tourists do not know about it.
Amed Village, Kurdistan
Colorful houses of the village of Amed (Amadiyah), in the province of Dohuk, Kurdistan, is located on top of a giant plateau, at an altitude of almost 1,220 meters above sea level. Lodging is available only in inns, the locals are proud of the fact that do not allow the construction of modern hotels.
Desert Badain Jaran Desert, China
In the desert, Badain Jaran Desert, Gansu Province, Inner Mongolia, China, there are the magnificent sand dunes in the world, reaching a height of about 490 meters. They could be compared with the highest World Trade Center. Do not miss the monastery Badan Jilin, reflecting in the lake Badain Jaran.
Karimundzhava - an archipelago of 27 islands in the Java Sea, 80 km away from civilization. Only five islands are inhabited by several small villages, most of the others are natural parks to explore are boating incredibly interesting.
St. Stepanos Monastery, Iran
The Armenian monastery of Saint Stephanos is 16 km from the town of Jolfa, Iran, in a deep canyon along the Arax River. It was built in the IX century, it is now a UNESCO World Heritage site and a real jewel of the desert region.
Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
Halona Cove Beach - a little-known beach in Honolulu. Despite access to the bay, it is one of the quietest and most secluded beaches on the island.