Tuesday, December 10, 2019

Wonders by countries

Most interesting wonders by countries and other territories.

Markansu Desert – Valley of Tornadoes

In order to reach the Tarim basin, the caravans of the Great Silk Road had a choice - to walk through the dry flats...

Paasselkä devils

There was a time when locals living around Lake Paasselkä (earlier - Paasivesi) did not turn much attention to the lights hovering above this...

Katabatic winds at Commonwealth Bay

The chief meteorologist of Douglas Mawson's expedition to Commonwealth Bay C.T.Madigan wrote in 1913: "For nine months of the year an almost continous blizzard rages,...

Ridge A – best place for astronomy research on Earth

If somebody would like to get the most exciting results of astronomical research without leaving the Earth, Ridge A is the exact place to...

Dome A – coldest place on Earth

The eventual coldest place on Earth is located on one of the highest places of Antarctica - on Dome A (Dome Argus). Thus far...

Roopkund – Skeleton Lake

There is mysterious lake in the magnificent Gharval Himalaya - Roopkund. For more than 1000 years around the lake lie several hundreds of dead...

Naga fireballs of Mekong

Weird things are happening some 70 - 100 kilometres downstream from the Vientiane - capital of Laos. In the nights from the muddy waters...

Landmarks of Costa Rica

Most interesting landmarks of Costa Rica Below are listed the most amazing natural and man made landmarks of Costa Rica. Natural landmarks of Costa Rica Volcanoes and...

Landmarks of Thailand

Most interesting landmarks of Thailand Below are listed the most amazing natural and man made landmarks of Thailand. Natural landmarks of Thailand Cliff formations Cliffs of Koh Phi...

Landmarks of Laos

Most interesting landmarks of Laos Below are listed the most amazing natural and man made landmarks of Laos. Natural landmarks of Laos Caves Chom Ong Cave – Odoumxay....