Asia And Europe

Europe – is part of the world, located in the Northern Hemisphere. Together with Asia, Europe, forms the mainland under the name of Eurasia. The plot in Europe is around 10.5 million km2. Traditionally, the conditional border of Europe by land spend along the eastern foothills of the Ural, the Emba River and Kuma-Manitskoy lowlands. From Asia Europe separated the Dardanelles and Bosporus, and from Africa, Europe separated by the Strait of Gibraltar. Europe by the Atlantic and the North Arctic oceans, as well as their seas: the Black, North, Baltic, Adriatic, Ionian. Often is referred to in Europe and the Caucasus. Europe is the most divided part of the world. Peninsula is 1 / 4 land. The largest of these are: Kola, Scandinavian, Iberian, the Apennine, Balkan. Island is about 730 km2. The highest point – this is Mont Blanc. Its height is 4807m. In most of Europe's climate moderate in the west it – oceanic in the east – continental, with snow and frost in winter, on the northern islands – subarctic and arctic in Southern Europe, Mediterranean climate. The largest rivers of Europe are: Volga, Danube, Dnieper, Don, Pechora, Northern Dvina, Rhine, Vistula, Elbe, Oder, Rhone, Loire, Tagus. By the great lakes of Europe are: Ladoga, Onega, Lake Peipsi, Vanern, Lake Balaton, Geneva. In Europe there are about 729 million people. Asia considered to be a big part of the planet. Along with Europe, Asia, Eurasia continent makes. Asia is separated from North America, Bering Strait separates it from Africa, the Suez Canal and Red Sea and separates Asia from Europe straits Bosphorus and the Dardanelles. Conditional continental border with Europe is on the East Urals and the Caspian Sea. Together with the surface of the Caspian Sea covers it 44.4 This represents 30% of the mainland area Land. The territory of Asia include many of the peninsula – is the Arabian, Indian, Indo-China, Asia Minor, Taimyr, and the island – Malay, Filipino and the Japanese archipelago. In Asia, the highest point of the planet Everest, whose height reaches 8848 m and the deepest point – this is the Dead Sea, which reaches 405 meters below sea level. The climate is changeable from Asia and sub-polar lar in the far north to the tropical, very wet in the southeast and Tropical very dry in the southwest. Most parts of Asia – a continental climate. In Asia, home to 3.4 billion people. This represents approximately 60% of the population of the earth. Much of Asia's population – representatives of the yellow and white races. About 90% of the population is in south-east Asia and the expanse of alpine and desert areas are uninhabited. The largest rivers of Asia are: the Yangtze, Yellow River, Ob, Irtysh River, the Mekong, Lena and the Yenisei. In Asia, there are largest lake, among them: the Caspian Sea, Aral Sea, Lake Baikal, Lake Balkhash. Asia is the birthplace of great religions: Buddhism, Hinduism and Islam.

China Prosperity

What we do know about China? What else? Sadly, few of us will be able to continue this series of associations. That's why we want to tell you about China – the great country that you can love or not love, it's really like anybody. Just did not reckon with this country, not can not take it seriously. His words, according to my own observations, we will tell you a little about this and that, on various aspects of life in China, read, delve and ask questions if they arise. We try to answer such a way that was interesting to all. So, we nachinaem.Kitayskie note. Association. Part 2: Probably the first thing that strikes one in China – is the abundance of red, not different shades, and a single bright red. Red China, it seems, everything of course, flags, signs, giant billboards, street advertising and flyers, lanterns and curtains in restaurants, food packaging, pack of your favorite national cigarette boxes expensive rice vodka, print documents, tickets to the museum … The red color in China, the Middle Kingdom, means prosperity, financial prosperity, good fortune and luck, love him in Chinese, probably in the blood because Old buildings of the Forbidden City in Beijing, NPM, which we describe separately, also entirely red. Girls are married in a red wedding dress, also greeted the new year in the red, grandmother, photographed on memory in the parks of culture in the national red robes, in artificial ponds is important to swim red fish …