Sunday, June 16, 2019

Natural wonders

Wonders which have been created mainly by nature.

Mount Nimba

Beautiful... and very endangered is Mount Nimba. This ancient mountain range is a treasure trove for biologists with hundreds of very rare species -...

Chassahowitzka Springs

An unusual natural monument is the group of the mighty Chassahowitzka Springs in Florida. Some of these springs have created natural limestone bridges and...

Soro Hot Springs, Ol Kokwe Island

The largest island in Lake Baringo is Ol Kokwe - a summit of extinct volcano. The last eruption of the volcano took place here in...

Mamo plateau

South-western part of Muller Plateau contains unique natural monument - the 100 km² large Mamo plateau which is covered with more than hundred giant...

40 unique natural wonders of the world (26 – 30)

1 - 5 6-10 11-15 16-20 21-25 26-30 31-35 36-40 26. Merelani Hills - the only find of tanzanite Where? Africa, Tanzania Why unique? The only known place in the world where is found a gorgeous...

Ol Doinyo Lengai

There is only one volcano in the world which is erupting carbonatite lava: Ol Doinyo Lengai in Tanzania. This is not just another dry...

Airdevronsix icefalls

You may think that you know all about the greatest natural landmarks of our planet... But have you heard about Airdevronsix icefall - 5...

Lakes and streams

Outstanding and unique lakes, bays and streams around the world Below are listed selected unique lakes, sea bays and rivers of the world. These natural...

Haha Falls

Walls of the enormous Kamalo Canyon (Kamalō Gulch) rise up to 490 m high above the bed of the stream and 1100 m above...

Black Hole of Andros

Just some 100 kilometres away from the crowded city of Nassau with its highrise hotels there is nearly unexplored land with some of the...