Did somebody try to imagine the most beautiful place on Earth? I’m pretty sure he tried in vain because you can’t find the most beautiful place. Why ? Because there are a lot of beautiful places on our planet that cannot be compared to each other. Here are some of them:
Bora Bora is an island in the Leeward group of the Society Islands of French Polynesia, an overseas collectivity of France in the Pacific Ocean. The island, located about 230 kilometres (140 mi) northwest of Papeete, is surrounded by a lagoon and a barrier reef. In the center of the island are the remnants of [...]
These amazing pictures were taken by Anatoly Beloshchin in the cave Cenote Angelita, Mexico. Here’s his description: We are 30 meters deep, fresh water, then 60 meters deep – salty water and under me I see a river, island and fallen leaves… Actually, the river, which you can see, is a layer of hydrogen sulphide.
In the depths of northeastern India, in one of the wettest places on earth, bridges aren’t built – they’re grown. The living bridges of Cherrapunji, India are made from the roots of the Ficus elastica tree. This tree produces a series of secondary roots from higher up its trunk and can comfortably perch atop huge [...]
These gorgeous shots of Scotland come to us from UK photographer Ian Cameron. “Writing with light (photography) has been a passion of mine for about twenty years. Although I enjoy all it’s many facets, landscape photography gives me the greatest thrill. I will chase the changing patterns of light on the land enduring abysmal weather [...]
A cave is a natural underground void large enough for a human to enter. Some people suggest that the term cave should only apply to cavities that have some part that does not receive daylight; however, in popular usage, the term includes smaller spaces like sea caves, rock shelters, and grottos. Speleology is the science [...]
The tulip has come to be a loved symbol of the Netherlands. Many tourists visit our country just to see the bright coloured flower and the astonishing view over the bulb fields. The season begins in March with crocuses, followed by the daffodil and the yellow narcissi. In April the hyacinths and tulips blossom to [...]
If you are planning to visit a beach on your vacation, we are sure these ‘Glass Beaches’ are going to get your attention. These are some of the most unique beaches in the world, not because nature created it that way, but because time and the waves have corrected one of the man’s mistakes and [...]