Friday, May 24, 2019

Wonders of Africa

Most interesting wonders in Africa

Ruacana Falls

There are times when Ruacana Falls on the border of Namibia and Angola is one of the world's most impressive waterfalls. During the floods,...

Blue Nile Falls – Tis Abay

Ethiopia lost a lot in the day when a hydro-electric station took away major part of the water of the Blue Nile... and beauty...

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...

Mount Nyiragongo – volcano with lava lake

There is a place like hell on Earth - crater of Mount Nyiragongo. This is very unusual place with the world's largest lava lake,...

Augrabies Falls

An unusual and magnificent monument of nature of South Africa is Augrabies Falls. Here the mighty Orange River (Gariep River) plunges into a chasm,...

Erta Ale

The longest living lava lake in the world is found in the crater of Erta Ale - a very remote volcano in Ethiopia. Visitors...

Popa Falls (Popa Rapids)

In the dry flatlands of the "panhandle" of Namibia - Caprivi Strip - is located an unexpected natural landmark - Popa Falls, a line...

Epupa Falls

They might not be the largest falls in Africa, but... Epupa Falls belong to the most beautiful ones. The mighty Kunene River here divides into...

Merelani Hills – the only find of tanzanite

There is only one place on Earth where is found a gorgeous gemstone - tanzanite, which is found in Merelani Hills, Tanzania. Thousands of...

Blue garnets of Bekily

In Madagascar is the only known place on the planet where are found some of the most amazing gemstones - blue garnets, which change...