Monday, July 6, 2020

Natural wonders

Wonders which have been created mainly by nature.

Howick Falls

In the Midlands near Pietermaritzburg can be found quite many nice waterfalls but the best known are Howick Falls. Description of Howick Falls This waterfall is...

Mbwelesu Crater (Marum Crater) with lava lake

The giant caldera of Ambrym Volcano has several craters. Up to recent time here were located two of the few lava lakes of the...

Benbow Crater with lava lake

The giant caldera of Ambrym Volcano has several craters. Up to recent time here were located two of the few lava lakes of the...

Deildartunguhver

The largest spring in Iceland is Deildartunguhver - constantly boiling pool of geysers and spouters. This might be the most powerful thermal spring in...

Vellir (Árhver) – geyser in the river

One of the weirdest geysers is Vellir or Árhver in the western Iceland. This hot spring has formed a cone right in the middle...

The old Persian turquoise mines near Nishapur

The world's most beautiful turquoise is mined near Nishapur, Iran. Here is the find of the legendary Persian turquoise which is mined up to...

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...

Ruacana Falls

There are times when Ruacana Falls on the border of Namibia and Angola is one of the world's most impressive waterfalls. During the floods,...

Halemaumau Crater with lava lake, Kilauea

It is possible that Kilauea is the most active volcano in the world. The caldera at the summit of this volcano until recent times...

Ystihver and Hveravellir (Husavik) geothermal field

The northernmost geyser in Iceland and the whole world is Ystihver - the only remaining geyser in Hveravellir geothermal field. Hveravellir geothermal field There are two...