Sunday, November 18, 2018

Modjadji cycad forest

There are not many pure stands of cycads in the world. One of the most impressive ones is Modjadji Cycad forest in South Africa...

Tugela Falls

Most rivers flow away from the giant Drakensberg escarpment near the north-eastern borders of Lesotho. Happily there is one stream which bravely flows towards...

Swartwater Tree

The Swartwater Tree is one of the largest known baobabs (Adansonia digitata) in South Africa. This tree is somewhat smaller than the two largest...

Tswaing crater

People have been living at Tswaing crater for more than 100,000 years but only in 1990 it was proved that this is impact crater. Meteoroid Some...

Landmarks of South Africa

Most interesting landmarks of South Africa Below are listed the most amazing natural and man made landmarks of South Africa. Natural landmarks of South Africa Geologically South...

Sunland Baobab (Platland Tree)

One of the largest baobabs in South Africa is Sunland Baobab (Platland Tree). Sunland Baobab is the best known due to a peculiarity –...

Sagole Tree (Sagole Baobab)

The Champion tree of South Africa is Sagole Baobab. This really means something – in South Africa there are some of the stoutest trees...

Glencoe Baobab

Up to the recent time Glencoe Baobab was the stoutest known tree in the world - it had a circumference of 46.6 m. Going...