Friday, December 6, 2019

Wonders of Africa

Most interesting wonders in Africa

Nabro Volcano

Impressive, 2,218 m tall (before the eruption) stratovolcano which was considered to be extinct until it erupted unexpectedly in 13 June 2011. There might...

Mount Nyamuragira

Africa's most active volcano, 3,058 m high. This volcano has erupted 30 times since 1880. As a result, it produces the major part of...

Woodhouse Falls

Somehow the beautiful Woodhouse Falls are unlucky. At least for some visitors. Nevertheless, this is a fine waterfall, a popular bathing place for locals. Description...

Karkloof Falls

Most tourists know about the nearby Howick Falls but even more impressive are the Karkloof Falls. It is not quite clear how high are Karkloof...

Howick Falls

In the Midlands near Pietermaritzburg can be found quite many nice waterfalls but the best known are Howick Falls. Description of Howick Falls This waterfall is...

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,...