Sunday, January 26, 2020

Types of wonders

Description of wonders of the world

Laysan Island

This small, remote island has a hypersaline lake in its central part and endemic species of animals and plants including endemic duck and finch. Location,...

Mingora emerald mines (Swat emeralds)

It seemed that the gorgeous emeralds from of Mingora (Pakistan) were discovered fairly recently - in 1958. Recent finds though show that these stones...

Aripo Main Cave, Trinidad

The largest and longest accessible cave system in Trinidad island is Aripo Main Cave. Geology Just like many other caves in this part of Trinidad, Aripo...

Grand Cayman Blow Holes

Several scenic blowholes. At rough weather the water fountains here may be more than 10 m high. Water has deposited small limestone terraces around...

Lake Tele

If there exists middle of nowhere, Lake Tele is there. At least for humans, because the environment here is extremely hostile to them. Many other...

Mainina Ponor

The Irasiquero River leaves the largest freshwater lake of Timor-Leste - Irasiquero Lake - and flows towards the nearby sea. This would be geographic...

Østerlars Church, Bornholm

Don't be mislead by the small size of Østerlars Church - this small building holds amazing values of art and history and... also some...

El Zacaton sinkhole

One of the most impressive natural landmarks in Mexico is El Zacaton sinkhole. It is the deepest known water filled sinkhole in the world....

Lyman Lake Petroglyphs

Petroglyph sites with very diverse cliff drawings from different periods - from 6000 BC to 1400 AD. Some specialists consider that part of the...

Vultee Arch

Large natural arch with a span of 12 m. Location, GPS coordinates: 34.94149 N 111.76874 W Categories: Rock formations, Natural arches Values: Geology, Visual Rating: Where is located? North America, United States, Arizona,...