In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(boggy area)llanura anegadiza femenino
2(high exposed area)páramo masculino
- The terrain includes cart tracks, stone stiles, rough moorland and broken stone tracks.
- Yorkshire is a land of many faces - from the plains and windswept moorlands to tranquil fishing villages.
- The more open moorland included complex areas of wetlands, copses and pits in which detailed navigation skills were a premium.
- Two weeks ago hot weather brought moorland fires across the country including parts of the Peak District.
- Hiking up the mountain, you pass through forest, bamboo and moorland, before being rewarded at the peak with superb views.
- The high spot, literally, is the Slieve Bloom mountains, an expanse of moorland with views across five counties.
- Go through the gate and out of the forest and on to open moorland.
- Away from the coast, moorland supports smaller numbers of birds, including waders which are drawn to the bog pools.
- At the end of the power station fence, go through a gate and continue uphill, across open moorland.
- Stunning mountain vistas, shimmering lakes, and wild heather filled moorlands await you as we hike this beautiful country's premier long-distance footpath, the West Highland Way.
- The lake, surrounded by wooded hills and heather moorland was beautiful enough.
- The Pennine and Peak moorlands are favoured areas for observing breeding ring ouzels.
- It is a land of mountains, moorland and hill pasture, with steep river valleys and cliffs.
- There's more moorland and open heath here than woodland, more gorse and heather than noble oak.
- Ninety-four per cent of access routes in the National Park cross farmed land and moorland areas.
- It gives new rights to walk over private land that can be classed as mountain, moorland, heathland or down.
- I have walked in woodland and wet meadow, on moorland and mountain, and I have never had any problems whatsoever.
- Its extensive tracts of open moorland interspersed with small lochs made it a rich refuge for wildlife.
- Set in open moorland, 1500 feet above sea level, with hills rising steeply behind, it was indeed remote.
- The hike takes in woodland and moorland and attempts to avoid anything difficult underfoot.
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