There are thousands of wonders in the world

Wondermondo is a unique site about the wonders of the world. Here are descriptions of 1 783 wonders of the world (see here – what is a wonder). In articles are listed approximately 10 000 more.

WorldBlue News about the wonders

Tourist infrastructure endangers the beauty of Mirusha Waterfalls

January 11, 2022

The beauty of one of the most beautiful natural landmarks in Kosovo is endangered by the development of the infrastructure for mass tourism. Through the forest towards the falls is built 10-15 meters wide road and electrical networks.

More: Prishtina Insight

Mirusha Falls, Kosovo
Sakaro Sodo megaliths are approximately 2000 years old

January 11, 2022

Archaeological research in Sakaro Sodo site (southern Ethiopia) shows that these impressive megaliths were emplaced here approximately 2000 years ago. Earlier it was considered that megaliths here were created much more recently – around the 12th century AD.

More: Journal of African Archaeology

Vikings arrived in Newfoundland in 1021 AD

October 20, 2021

Earlier it was estimated that the only confirmed Viking site in the Canada – L’Anse aux Meadow in Newfoundland – was founded around 950 – 1050 AD. Now the precise year of its founding is known – it is 1021. This has been found out through the modern analysis of the content of radiocarbon in the samples.

More: Nature

Traces of Viking structures in L'Anse aux Meadows

WorldYellow  Latest articles

Alapaha Rise

Alapaha Rise

January 14, 2022

In the pristine Floridian forest near the picturesque Suwannee River hides one of the largest springs in the world – Alapaha Rise. The average flow of this spring is 22 700 l/s.

Megiddo church

Mosaic on the floor of Megiddo church

January 8, 2022

It is possible that Megiddo church operated as a Christian prayer hall already in the late 3rd century AD. If so – this discovery might bring us to new revelations about the attitude of Romans to Early Christianity in this region.

Leang Tedongnge
January 14, 2021

A limestone cave in a secluded karst gorge. In this cave has been found the oldest known painting made by man. This painting is at least 45 500 years old and shows a group of three wild pigs, most likely Sus celebensis.

Elowah Falls

Elowah Falls

March 9, 2020

A beautiful 65 m tall waterfall with a single plunge. It falls over a rock overhang.