Friday, July 19, 2019

Natural wonders

Wonders which have been created mainly by nature.

Walker Canyon poppy fields, California

Some of the most beautiful poppy meadows in Southern California are located north from Lake Elsinore - Walker Canyon poppy fields. Countless flowers color...

Flower fields of Gorman Hills

Not too far from the famous Antelope Valley poppy meadows there is another well-known location where in spring-time often there can be observed magnificent...

Antelope Valley Poppy Reserve, California

In the western part of Antelope Valley there is an amazing monument of nature – vast area covered with California poppies. In spring (late...

Lukunsky Grove

The northernmost forested area in the world is Lukunsky grove although often Internet sources announce that Ary-Mas is the northernmost forest of the world....

Ary-Mas

Often Internet sources announce that Ary-Mas is the northernmost forest of the world. This is not exactly true - Lukunsky grove is located some...

Bhimbetka cave shelters

It is amazing and even hard to grasp - Bhimbetka Caves have recorded the human history over some 300,000 years - or may be...

Sunland Baobab (Platland Tree)

One of the largest baobabs in South Africa is Sunland Baobab (Platland Tree). Sunland Baobab is the best known due to a peculiarity –...

Sagole Tree (Sagole Baobab)

The Champion tree of South Africa is Sagole Baobab. This really means something – in South Africa there are some of the stoutest trees...

Glencoe Baobab

Up to the recent time Glencoe Baobab was the stoutest known tree in the world - it had a circumference of 46.6 m. Going...

Wai’ale’ale Falls (Waialeale Falls, Weeping Wall)

Summit of the 1,544 m high Wai'ale'ale volcano belongs to the rainiest places of the world - here fall some 10,800 mm of rain...