Friday, November 22, 2019

Boone Hall Plantation and Gardens

One of the oldest existing plantations in the United States, founded in 1681. The stately plantation house was built in 1935-1936 in a Colonial...

Angel Oak

If there is a tree with its own character - Angel Oak is one. This is a highly unusual and sometimes even menacing tree....

Dock Street Theatre

Hotel - theatre building in the historical center of Charleston. Constructed in 1809 and adorned with wrought-iron balcony. This hotel was built in the...

The Gray Man of Pawleys Island

A ghost which, reportedly, is seen on the beaches of Pawley Island before hurricanes. It has been first reported in 1822 and has appeared...

Port Arthur

Former convict settlement for hardest British and Irish criminals, built in 1853-1855. This site is renowned also as a haunted place. Location, GPS coordinates: 43.1484 S...

Somawathie Stupa

It happened in 1947 when Buddhist monk Sirimalwatte Piyaratana Thera with some other monks walked through the remote jungle in the northern part of...

Aramu Muru – the mystical portal

Some see here just an unfinished work of ancient stone masons. But many local legends tell something else - Aramu Muru is seen as...

Pozo de las Animas – Well of Souls

Not too far from De Los Molles village, at the road are located two giant sinkholes - Pozo de las Ánimas. Sometimes the desert...

Gunnuhver geothermal area

Nowadays Gunnuhver geothermal area is a field of steaming fumaroles and boiling mud pools. In the recent past here existed some geysers but some...

Meayll Hill (Mull Hill) Stone Circle

The original Manx name of the amazing Meayll Hill Stone Circle is Lhiaght ny Virragh - "cairn of the pointed rock". According to local...