Ukrainian flag hoisted over the highest volcano in the world

The Ukrainian climbers have hoisted the national flag on the top of the highest volcano of the world Ojos del Salado in the Andes. About this Facebook said one of the members of the expedition, Alexander Oreshko, VIDIA reports.

Chernihiv journalist wants to walk to the Black sea

«Our team consisting of me — Alexandra Oresko, Denis Peskov, Yury Gavrilyuk and Erko Andrew climbed to the highest volcano of the world Ojos del Salado, which has a height 6872 meter,» wrote the climber.

Ojos del Salado volcano in the Andes on the border of Argentina and Chile, the highest volcano in the world. It is also the second highest mountain in the Western hemisphere.

«Climbers from 24 January are part of the national expedition «Ukraine Flag on the highest peaks of the continents of the world», which involves climbing the highest peak of South America — mount Aconcagua and the highest volcano of the world Ojos del Salado. The expedition will end on March 3″, — stated in the message.

We will remind, in 2012 a group of climbers from the city have climbed unnamed peak in the Caucasus and called her by the name of Stepan Bandera.

In 2015 in the Himalayan mountains has officially appeared the top Heroes of Ukraine.

Chernihiv journalist wants to walk to the Black sea

Known Chernihiv traveler hitch, journalist and writer Alexander Voloshchuk prepared this year walk around the Black sea. On 25 February, he spoke in Chernihiv during a press conference, UKRINFORM reported.

«I want this year to walk around the Black sea. I’m curious to test myself — to learn, stand it if my feet these 4.5 thousand miles and my back this heavy backpack, which is smaller than 25 kg. I have almost never happens. Well, and the weather is not always good,» Voloshchuk said.

According to the traveler, information that someone has already bypassed the Black sea on foot, on the Internet he didn’t find and therefore hopes to be the first.

«I want to do this not for the sake of getting into the Guinness Book of records, but just for yourself — to be the first,» said Alexander.

He added that all the travelling that he plans for the next few years will be special and will be pioneering in nature. For example, next year he intends to go from Magadan to Kamchatka unpopulated territories.

In 2018 Voloshchuk hopes to go to South America to visit Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Paraguay, on foot to cross the Patagonia — Argentine southern steppe, where his father was searching for the famous «Children of captain Grant» by Jules Verne. Alexander dreams of someday cross the Gobi desert (Mongolia, China). To accomplish this he would like in the next 5-7 years.

We will note, Alexander Voloshchuk hitchhiker since 2002. For 13 years, he visited 44 countries that he wrote and published 7 books with descriptions of her travels.




Ukrainian flag hoisted over the highest volcano in the world 26.02.2016

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