Thursday, February 21, 2019

Natural wonders

Wonders which have been created mainly by nature.

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...

Dome A – coldest place on Earth

The eventual coldest place on Earth is located on one of the highest places of Antarctica - on Dome A (Dome Argus). Thus far...

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...

Top 10 locations with unusual meteorological events

10 locations with unusual meteorological events There are rare locations in the world, where one can experience unique, highly unusual meteorological events. Below you see unique...

Cisolok Geysers and Hot Springs

The best known geysers of Indonesia are found among Cisolok Hot Springs. Here are located three - four geysers, spouting hot water up to...

Benitoite Gem Mine (California State Gem Mine)

Benitoite if one of the brightest, rarest and most expensive gemstones in the world. Stones of gem quality are found only in one location...

Teiq sinkhole and cave

One of the largest sinkholes of the world is Teiq sinkhole in Oman. Unique formation At first look in "Google Earth" one might think that Teiq...

Doerner Fir

It is possible that the tallest tree of the world up to the end of 19th century was coast Douglas fir - in 1897...

Diana’s Peak National Park

On the highest hills of Saint Helena island still are found patches of unique forest - a relict of 10 million years old African...

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...