Wednesday, June 3, 2020

Wonders by countries

Most interesting wonders by countries and other territories.

Central Lanthanide Deposit in Mount Weld

Spectacular, unique enrichment of rare earth deposits, carbonatite rock rich with niobium/ tantalum and other rare metals, such as terbium, europium, dysprosium and others. Location,...

Haiku Stairs

Dangerous stairway with (possibly) 3922 steps. Originally built in 1943 for a secret war-time radio station. Currently it is illegal to climb due to...

Elizabeth Springs

Remote springs in arid region, where over the last 1.8 million years has developed a unique ecosystem with endemic species, such as a fish...

Ghara Soo Falls

Some of the most spectacular waterfalls in the vicinities of Mashhad are Ghara Soo Falls located to the west from Kalat town. Black water The place...

Suplado – “natural jacuzzi” in Curacao

This so called "natural jacuzzi" in reality is a dangerous place. Waves push powerful splashes through this large, funnel-shaped blowhole. Nevertheless, during calm weather...

Litchfield magnetic termite mounds

Unique landscape formed by multiple flat termite mound formations oriented in north-south direction in order to control the temperature inside the mounds. These mounds...

Kvíslarfoss

The fifth waterfall (in parallel with Hrísvaðsfoss) in the chain of six - seven waterfalls on the lower part of Dynjandisá stream, below the...

Basilica of Saint Anthony of Padua

One of the largest churches and definitely - one of the most interesting ones in Italy is Basilica of Saint Anthony of Padua. Every...

Surtshellir

Longest known lava cave in Iceland, 1 970 m long. Ghost stories. Location, GPS coordinates: 64.7815 N 20.7237 W Categories: Caves, Ghost sites Values: Geology, Visual Rating: Where is located? Europe, Iceland, Vesturland,...

South Falls in Silver Falls State Park

Gorgeous, 54 m tall waterfall with a single plunge over a rock overhang. Nearby are 10 other waterfalls, many of them quite impressive. Location, GPS...