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Lake Baikal – Why Lake Baikal is known as the Pearl of Siberia

  Lake Baikal got Pearl of Siberia as a second name dozens of years ago. It has been proclaimed as the gem of Russia, but mainly, people recall of the pearl-style nickname, when they here of this wonderful lake. The question that might bother your mind, too, is why? What makes Russian (and not only) […]

Lake Baikal – Intriguing facts about Lake Baikal

  We all know that Lake Baikal is the deepest lake in the world and it is also the winner in the “biggest freshwater lake” category, too. But these are all facts we can learn from the geography classes our kids attend. Though, it could be a pity for you to miss the really curious […]