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Yahats Beach Live Cam, Oregon – Adobe Resort

by on Jul.16, 2016, under Cams, USA

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Watch live camera of Yahats, view of the beach from the hotel Adobe Resort.

Located directly on the shore of the Pacific Ocean, the resort Adobe Resort is located in the coastal village Yahats, Oregon, USA. The resort offers a variety of facilities, including a unique gift shop, indoor heated pool and spa, children’s pool, sauna, gym, games room, laundry room and more.

Yahats is a beautiful city, hidden between the forests of the coastal mountain range and the Pacific Ocean. In winter, the town becomes a unique place to observe the storm. Yahats different from other “storm” points cruelty of its storms, when strong storm may throw on the beach whole logs. Therefore, tourists are advised to watch the storms from the hotel overlooking the ocean. Severe storms often bring to the beach agates – the search for them is another kind of entertainment.

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Sitka Live Cam Alaska, USA

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Watch live camera of Sitka, Alaska, USA.

Sitka (Archangel until 1867, the old name of the city – the Sith) is American city, located on the island of the archipelago of the Alexander Baranov (Alaska).

October 18, 1867 in Sitka Russia sold Alaska to America for half a cent per hundred square meters. On the morning of that day, 250 American and 80 Russian soldiers gathered at the Castle Hill on a small hill on the shore of the Pacific Ocean. Double gunfire was given in honor of the Russian and American flags.

The ceremony assumed slope Russian and raising the American flag, but our flag stuck on top. Some soldiers tried to climb a flagpole and flag free. Finally, one of the Russian soldiers did, and then he dropped his flag and blew on the bayonets of the Russian soldiers. A strangled gasp swept through the ranks.

The ceremony continued with a rapid lifting of the American flag. Representatives of each of the parties uttered a short speech and a half million square kilometers of Alaska were owned by the United States …

Sitka Island – the most mountainous island of the Alexander Archipelago in the southeast Alaska. Its area is 4100 square kilometers, maximum length – 160 km, width – 50 km.

The island is closely connected with Russian history and culture. Its pioneers were Russian sailors. They also laid here the first settlement founded by in 1799 became governor of the Russian-American Company Aleksandr Baranov, in whose honor and named the island. On many cards he is still listed as Baranov Island – Baranof Island.

The first settlement on the island in 1804 was named New Archangel. In 1809 the city became the administrative and the main shopping center of Russian settlements in Alaska and across America. In 1867, when Russia sold Alaska to the United States, the city was renamed Sitka, but still almost 40 years later retained the title of the capital of Alaska. It ceased to be the capital only in 1906, when the administrative center was moved to Alaska in Juneau.

The island is still a lot of exotics, traces of a glorious past. Sitka is famous all over the world its excellent fishing.

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Alaska Live Cam Barrow City

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Watch live camera of Barrow, Alaska, USA.

Barrow is a small town in northern Alaska. Barrow – the northernmost city in the United States. North of town is Point Barrow, which is the northernmost point of the United States. Around the city there is a meteorological station and conducted oil production. Its population is less than five thousand inhabitants.

To the north of the city is Point Barrow, which is the northernmost point of the country. This point is fourteen kilometers from the city and two thousand seventy-eight miles from the North Pole. Through this cape is the border between the Beaufort Sea and the Chukchi Sea. Cape Barrow – a small scythe, leaving the sea in the north-east. And the Cape, and the city was named in honor of John Barrow – famous British geographer.

Not far from town is the meteorological station. In this area, conducted oil production.

The climate is extremely harsh – the average temperature rises above zero only during the three summer months. Among the localities of our planet Barrow is one of the leaders in harsh environmental conditions. During construction of the house because of the permafrost local residents have to leave a space between the ground and the floor.

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