Monday, July 6, 2020

Wonders by countries

Most interesting wonders by countries and other territories.

Christ Church Cathedral in Stanley

The southernmost Anglican cathedral is Christ Church Cathedral in Stanley, Falkland Islands. This brick and stone building was designed by Sir Arthur Blomfield and...

Kaaba and Masjid-al-Haram

The history of the mysterious Kaaba started long before Islam and this could be one of the oldest active shrines in the world. Today...

Vultee Arch

Large natural arch with a span of 12 m. Location, GPS coordinates: 34.94149 N 111.76874 W Categories: Rock formations, Natural arches Values: Geology, Visual Rating: Where is located? North America, United States, Arizona,...

Mount Dickey east face

East side of Mount Dickey is a very steep, 1,600 m tall granite wall which rises over a horizontal distance of 800 m. Location, GPS...

Pueblo Grande Ruins

Remnants of an ancient settlement which was inhabited in 450 - 1450 AD. Represents a large platform, where earlier stood many houses, three ball...

Hells Canyon

Giant canyon of Snake River, the deepest one in the United States. The canyon is up to 2,436 m deep and up to 16...

City of Arches at Honaunau Bay

Some 3 km long stretch of sea shore with numerous interesting geological formations in pahoehoe lava: natural arches, sinkholes and also several blowholes. Location, GPS...

Phong Nha – Ke Bang cave system (Hang Khe Ry)

Some 20 km long cave with a very long underground river (13,969 m) with sandy beaches. Cave contains valuable archaeological artifacts of Champa culture...

Landmarks of Gambia

Most interesting landmarks of Gambia Below are listed the most amazing natural and man made landmarks of Gambia. Natural landmarks of Gambia Pirang cotton trees - Western....

Waihilau Falls

Some of the best waterfalls in the world are not that easy to reach by feet. The 790 m tall Waihilau Falls (Hawaii) belong...