Sunday, August 25, 2019

Types of wonders

Description of wonders of the world

Puerto Princesa Subterranean River

There is no other habitat like this in the whole world - tides bring the salty sea water 6 km far into the enormous...

Tomb of King Muryeong

Burial of the ruler of Baekje Kingdom in 501 - 523 AD. This tomb was found intact and has been one of the most...

Centurion – the tallest eucalyptus tree

The tallest eucalyptus tree - Centurion - was found from an airplane, by using LiDAR equipment. Thanks to this tree Eucalyptus regnans now is...

Stone labyrinths of Bolshoi Zayatsky Island

Labyrinths are rare and valuable archaeological monuments. Approximately 300 have been preserved in the world. The 13 - 14 Bolshoi Zayatsky Island stone labyrinths belong...

Gervidalsá falls

Small waterfall on Gervidalsá stream, approximately 5 - 8 m tall. Location, GPS coordinates: 65.7838 N 22.5540 W Categories: Waterfalls Values: Geology, Visual Rating: Where is located? Europe, Iceland, Vestfirðir, at the southern...

Noble Fir in Goat Marsh

Noble firs are beautiful, impressive trees - the largest firs. It is possible that highest noble firs fairly recently exceeded 100 m height but...

Katabatic winds at Commonwealth Bay

The chief meteorologist of Douglas Mawson's expedition to Commonwealth Bay C.T.Madigan wrote in 1913: "For nine months of the year an almost continous blizzard rages,...

Kanas Lake Monsters

There are no doubts that some enormous animals live in Kanas Lake - possibly the largest freshwater fishes in the world. Nevertheless their existence...

Rare natural materials

Outstanding finds of rare natural materials around the world The list below is a unique list of selected finds of rare natural materials around the...

Arbol del Tule (Árbol del Tule)

One of main tourist attractions in the Mexican state of Oaxaca is an amazing tree - Arbol del Tule (Tule Tree). This Montezuma cypress...