Amsterdam
Amsterdam (Netherlands) Amsterdam [mmstərˈdɑm]) is the capital and largest city of the Netherlands. It has been the capital of the Kingdom since 1814. It is located in the province of…

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Fjords
Outwardly, the fjords resemble calm blue lakes, but the water in them is salty. In fact, these are long, narrow sea bays that cut deep into the land. On both…

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Franz Josef Glacier
Franz Josef glacier (New Zealand) - description, history, location. Exact address, phone number, website. Tourist reviews, photos and videos. Every year, the Franz Josef glacier is visited by more than…

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Wai-o-Tapu thermal wonders

Getting acquainted with the sights of the Taupo volcanic zone, you can not ignore another small, but very well-known place in the whole world-the unique geothermal zone of UAI-o-Tapu. This small area of volcanic activity is located among charming, untouched forests on the very border of Huaikato, twenty-seven kilometers from Rotorua and fifty kilometers from Taupo. Route 5, which connects Rotorua with Taupo, leads here. In Aim-o-Tapu is also the start of route No. 38, which is the land of Urewera you can reach Napier in hawke’s Bay. The UAI-o-Tapu region is known for the fact that as a result of age-old volcanic activity, there are about twenty-five unique-unusual, unparalleled and very beautiful hot springs, mud baths and other geothermal objects. Continue reading

Victoria Falls, Zambia-Zimbabwe

“Victoria” is one of the outstanding attractions in Africa and one of the most unusual waterfalls in the world. It is created by the Zambezi river, plunging sharply into a narrow cleft 100 meters wide. Moreover, Victoria is the only waterfall in the world that has a length of more than a kilometer and a height of more than a hundred meters.

Its noise can be heard at a distance of 40 kilometers, and spray and fog from falling water, rising to a height of more than 400 meters, can be seen from a distance of 50 kilometers. Even rainbows are formed here record – “lunar”: the result of refraction of light rays of the moon. Continue reading

Swing the End of the World
Deep in the wilds of Ecuador is a seismic monitoring station known as Casa del Arbol (in the original Casa del Arbol). Its purpose is to observe the activity of…

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The great pyramids of Giza
Unlike the pyramids that stand alone in the desert, the pharaohs of the Ancient Kingdom built three tombs on the Giza plateau and created a real cemetery city with tombs,…

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The Amazon River
The Amazon is a great river whose basin covers half of Brazil and covers the territory of neighboring countries. The Amazon proper is a section of the river between the…

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Melody cave (Fingal's cave) on Staffa island, Scotland
Fingal's Cave (Fingal's Cave) or as it is also called "cave of melodies" is located on the island of Staffa (Staffa), part of the inner Hebrides of Scotland, and located…

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