Tuesday, November 19, 2019

Types of wonders

Description of wonders of the world

Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus

One of most iconic railway terminal buildings in Asia, built in 1897. One of most sumptuous and largest examples of Gothic Revival architecture with...

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....

Robinson Gorge

Some 14 km long gorge with vertical sandstone cliffs which are up to 100 m high. Many spectacular side gorges. Location, GPS coordinates: 25.2986 S 149.1755...

Daikoku Sulfur Cauldron

Earlier people thought that lakes of liquid sulfur are found only in outer space, not on Earth. But some are known also on Earth...

Depuch Island rock art

Rocks and boulders on this small island are covered with rock art by Ngaluma people to whom it is important site of legends. Location, GPS...

Basaseachic Falls

The third highest waterfall in Mexico, 246 m tall free falling plunge located in gorgeous natural setting. Location, GPS coordinates: 28.1742 N 108.2122 W Categories: Waterfalls Values: Geology, Visual Rating: Where is...

Island of Mozambique

Step by step the medieval trade town on Island of Mozambique is regaining its former glory. After a century long decay this historical town...

Öskurhóll

Large fumarole with an impressive sinter cone. Earlier it was very noisy and emitted frightening noises. Location, GPS coordinates: 64.8650 N 19.5587 W Categories: Geothermal fields, Fumaroles Values: Geology, Visual Rating: Where...

The Fortingall Yew

In the 18th century, before the decomposition of its main trunk the Fortingall Yew attained incredible size: the circumference of its trunk reached 17.2...

Gimhae tumuli (Daeseong-dong tumuli)

Necropolis of the kings and noblemen of Gaya state. Site contains diverse burials, most were made in the late 3rd - early 5th century...