Thursday, October 17, 2019

Wonders by countries

Most interesting wonders by countries and other territories.

Landmarks of British Indian Ocean Territory

Most interesting landmarks of British Indian Ocean Territory These islands (Chagos Islands) are British overseas territory under the jurisdiction of United Kingdom. Islands have been inhabited...

Tully Gorge

Impressive canyon of Tully River in virgin rainforest with up to 300 m tall cliffs on both sides. Canyon starts with Tully Falls -...

Taehungsan Fortress

An enormous castle - fortress with some 10 km of stone walls, built several millenia ago. Major part of walls collapsed and in ruins. Location,...

Dallol hot springs and geysers

One of the most unusual places on Earth is Dallol Volcano. It is dubbed to be the most colorful place on Earth and the...

Ouzoud Falls

Long, long ago a spring created a natural barrage of reddish brown calcareous tufa. Now El Abid River falls over this giant barrier, forming...

Juche Tower

The second tallest monumental column in the world, 170 m tall. Built in 1982 to commemorate the 70-th birthday of Kim-Il-Sung. Location, GPS coordinates: 39.0176 N...

Colonia del Sacramento Old Town

The oldest town of Uruguay - Colonia del Sacramento - today is a silent and romantic retreat for tourists. Few centuries ago it was...

Bunhwangsa

Very old Buddhist temple, built in the times of Silla Kingdom in 634 AD. Today just a few buildings remain of the original large...

Landmarks of Perth and Kinross

Most interesting landmarks of Perth and Kinross Below are listed the most amazing natural and man made landmarks of Perth and Kinross. Natural landmarks of Perth...

Monte Brasil “Phoenician sanctuaries”

There are several small rock-cut chambers - so called Monte Brasil "Phoenician sanctuaries" - near the beautiful Renaissance town Angra do HeroĆ­smo. Their origin...