Wednesday, January 22, 2020

Types of wonders

Description of wonders of the world

Suplado Blowhole in Bonaire

Spectacular blowhole (or two blowholes) at the northern coast of Bonaire. Location, GPS coordinates: 12.29575 N 68.3576 W Categories: Blowholes Values: Geology, Visual Rating: Where is located? North America, Caribbean, Bonaire, at the...

Diamond Rock (Le Rocher du Diamant)

The Diamond Rock is small - but with its own history. This rock stack is interesting geologically and visually, it has been used as...

Keet Seel

Abandoned Anasazi cliff dwelling, occupied in 1250, abandoned around 1300 AD. Here lived up to 150 people. Contains a circular tower, one of most...

Chichen Itza

Major urban center of lowland Maya culture with numerous monuments of world importance and fame. Chichen Itza became an important center around 600 AD...

San Lorenzo

The largest city in Mesoamerica in 1200 – 900 BC, a major center of Olmec culture. Important ceremonial center with extensive, elevated central part...

Karsamble Caves

Some of the most impressive rock-cut caves in the vicinities of Pune city are the ancient Thanale Caves and also Karsamble Caves. History Karsamble Caves are...

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...

Udayagiri Caves, Khandagiri Caves

Two hills - Udayagiri and Khandagiri near Bhubaneswar - are located only some 150 - 200 m apart and contain unique monuments of ancient...

List of confirmed impact craters of the world

Confirmed impact structures on Earth The list below includes all scientifically confirmed impact craters on Earth by March 2019: 191 impact structures. Contrary to mainstream...

Pakari Brikshya

Not too far from the sacred Lumbini is found a giant and sacred tree - Pakari Brikshya. Circumference of its trunk may reach 20...