Friday, September 21, 2018

Ikaite tufa columns in Ikka Fjord

In the waters of Ikka Fjord in Greenland has formed amazing and, most likely, unique natural landmark - a "forest" of white columns which...

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...

Huanglong Valley

There are more than 100 places in the world with beautiful travertine formations in diverse colors. The most impressive most likely is Huanglong Valley...

Onneto Hot Falls and springs (Yuno-taki waterfall)

Onneto Falls are not usual at all - this waterfall is hot! And even more - this is a unique natural laboratory where is...

Hammam Meskhoutine (Hammam Meskoutine)

The amazing Hammam Meskhoutine springs are well known since the antiquity. These hot springs have formed numerous amazing travertine formations including approximately 30 m...

Blakitnaja Krynica (Blue Well)

The most powerful spring on East European Plain, most likely, is Blakitnaja Krynica. This Belarussian spring emits some 60 liters of crystal clear water...

North-West Eifuku Champagne Vent

Only some decades ago it was discovered that at some submarine volcanoes can be found hot springs which emit liquid carbon dioxide. Best known...

Syri i Kalter (Blue Eye)

The cold springs in general are not the most popular tourist destinations but Syri i Kalter in Albania is an exception. This enormous spring...

North-Western solfatara field of Shiashkotan

There are no true geysers on Kuril Islands but North-Western solfatara field of Shiashkotan has some springs which are... almost geysers. Landmarks of Shiashkotan There are...

Spring tufa, travertine and other formations

Outstanding spring tufa, travertine and other formations around the world Below are listed selected spring tufa, travertine and other formations of the world. These natural...