Friday, December 14, 2018

Wonders by countries

Most interesting wonders by countries and other territories.

Usterling Growing Rock (Johannisfelsen)

Sometimes humans can help the nature in creation of its wonders and Usterling Growing Rock in Bavaria is one of such cases. Thanks to...

Lake Bonney – lake in Antarctica with laughing gas

McMurdo Dry Valleys in Antarctica are rich with very unusual landmarks - almost everything in this extreme environment is unique. Lake Bonney - one...

Giant Forest, California

Western side of Sierra Nevada mountains in California has some of the most unusual ecosystems in the world: forest of giant sequoias - world'...

Multnomah Falls

There are numerous waterfalls in Oregon but one stands out - the gorgeous Multnomah Falls. This waterfall is very tall - the tallest cascade falls...

Kawah Ijen

One of the most unusual volcanoes on the world is Kawah Ijen. It contains the largest lake of acid in the world but especially...

St. Magnus Cathedral in Kirkwall

Northernmost cathedral in British Isles is St. Magnus Cathedral in Kirkwall. This is one of the best examples of Norman architecture, a great example...

Virginia Falls (Na’ili Cho)

Among the many wonders in the valley of South Nahanni the most magnificent are the grandiose Virginia Falls. This is one of the most...

Hyperion

There are known taller coast redwoods but the tallest announced tree of the world currently is Hyperion which in 2015 was 115.66 m tall. Tallest...

Raven’s Tower – tallest Sitka spruce

The tallest known Sitka spruce in the world is Raven Spruce which is 96.7 m (96.68 m) tall. Exact location of this enormous tree is...

Doerner Fir

It is possible that the tallest tree of the world up to the end of 19th century was coast Douglas fir - in 1897...