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” 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