Turkey is washed by four seas. in the West — the Aegean, in the North — Black, South — Mediterranean and North-West Marmara.
In this article you will be acquainted with a great variety of the underwater world of Turkey.
In Turkey are very diverse world of marine life. In addition to the beautiful, peaceful fish there are about forty species of sharks. I hope you won’t be lucky enough to see them, but just in case read the safety rules.
Shark attack can be avoided
First of all, you should know that sharks never attack without reason. They are nearsighted and can take a floundering man by the fish.
Another reason the attack – protection (if you provoke a shark). The predator can react to the scent and sight of blood or even bright spots in the form of shiny jewelry or swimwear.
In this regard, experts do not recommend to bathe:
Evening, at night or at dawn (at this time, the sharks are particularly active, as this is the time of eating);
-Next to fishing boats where large shoals of fish;
-Bright and contrast bathing suits;
-If you have recent wounds or cuts (sharks can smell blood at a great distance).
-Before swimming, remove jewelry (chains, rings, earrings);
-Naplevatelski not far from shore; Continue reading
The first thing to figure out before the trip to Egypt is what sea in Egypt. Egypt is washed by two seas Red and Mediterranean..
From the red sea the climate is more arid, but thanks to constantly blowing winds, the heat is transferred relatively easily. In summer and autumn, the air temperature reaches an average of +37º, and the water temperature is +27 º C, frankly, it’s not the water temperature in the Atlantic. The banks lofty and steep, often precipitous. The red sea has become a national landmark of Egypt because of the huge diversity of animal and plant underwater world.
From the Mediterranean sea the bottom is covered with algae and corals, so to go into the water cautiously. When on the Red sea for swimming, the water here is not yet sufficiently warmed up. The swimming season opens later, but the climate here is mild and the sea, making bathing a more pleasant and refreshing. Continue reading