Monday, January 20, 2020

Natural wonders

Wonders which have been created mainly by nature.

Chillagoe Balancing Rock

Incredible balancing rock, standing on its narrow end, a bit slanted and elongated. Location, GPS coordinates: 17.1710 S 144.5132 E Categories: Rock formations, Balancing rocks Values: Geology, Visual Rating: Where is located? Australia...

Deodar cedar near Tolma

The largest known deocar cedar (Cedrus deodara), with a circumference of approximately 14.5 m, height - approximately 30 m. Location, GPS coordinates: 30.5239 N 79.7521 E Categories: Biological...

Vrtiglavica cave

In Slovenia is located cave with deepest vertical underground pitch in the world - Vrtiglavica (Vrtoglavica). Total depth of cave is 643 m, but...

Háifoss

The westernmost of two tall waterfalls - the other is Granni. Háifoss is the taller one, 122 m tall. Water falls down with a...

Donkey Creek Wandjina paintings

Rock shelter with very interesting Wandjina paintings of high artistic value. Location, GPS coordinates: 15.9571 S 126.3722 E Categories: Petroglyphs and rock art, Prehistoric cave and rock paintings,...

Dashiwei tiankeng

One of three very large tiankengs of the world is Dashiwei tiankeng (two other are Xiaozhai tiankeng and Haolong tiankeng). Now it seems unbelievable...

Seljalandsfoss

Impressive, 60 - 66 m tall fall with a single plunge. One can enter in a grotto behind the waterfall. Location, GPS coordinates: 63.6154 N 19.9884...

Kalambo Falls

Kalambo Falls offer two in one - one of the most spectacular waterfalls in this part of Africa and one the most important archaeological...

Blowholes

The most impressive blowholes of the world Below are listed some of the most unusual, most powerful and most beautiful blowholes in the world. These...

Carrizo Plain wildflower meadows

Great naturalist John Muir wrote in his memoirs: "Go where I would, east or west, north or south, I still plashed and rippled in...