Saturday, June 6, 2020

Wonders of South America

Most interesting wonders in South America.

Monday Falls (Saltos del Monday)

Anywhere else in the world Monday Falls would be a major tourist attraction. These 45 m tall and approximately 120 m wide falls are...

Angel Falls

Venezuela has one of the most impressive natural landmarks in the world. This is Angel Falls - the tallest waterfall in the world. The...

Cachoeira da Fumaça (Fumaca Waterfall)

One of the tallest waterfalls in Brazil is the 340 m tall Cachoeira da Fumaça. It is one of central attractions in the gorgeous...

Monturaqui Crater

One of the most impressive meteorite craters in South America is Monturaqui Crater. It was first described in scientific literature in 1966 (Sanchez, Cassidy)...

Dendroseris neriifolia – one of the rarest trees in the world

One of the most rare trees in the world is Dendroseris neriifolia. There are known only two trees, both growing in eroded ravine -...

Cola de Caballo Falls

Next to the gorgeous Arcoiris Falls is located an even taller waterfall - Cola de Caballo Falls ("Horsetail" in Spanish). This waterfall is located just...

Landmarks of Suriname

Most interesting landmarks of Suriname Below are listed the most amazing natural and man made landmarks of Suriname. Natural landmarks of Suriname Blanche Marie Falls – Sipaliwini,...

Forest of daisy trees in Santa Cruz

Some daisies look like trees. And in some places these tree-like daisies form true forests. Such a unique forest has formed in the central part...

Caño Cristales (Cano Cristales)

On the ancient Serrania de la Macarena tableland in Colombia is found one of the most spectacular rivers in the world - Cano Cristales....

Laja Falls

Once it was a sacred place to Araucans but now - a commercialized site with hotels and diverse tourist attractions. But the main value...