Monthly Archive:: November 2012

The Great Wall of China – China

The Great Wall of China is one of the ultimate wonders of the world. It was registered as a World Heritage by UNESCO in 1987. It stretches around 8,851.8 kilometers (5,500 miles) from east to west of China. The Great Wall …

The Dark Hedges – Ireland

The Dark Hedges – Located in Bregagh Road near Armoy, in Northern Ireland. It is a unique stretch of Beech Trees. In the past 300 years or so, the Beech trees protecting either side of the lane have stretched up …

Fjaðrárgljúfur Canyon – Iceland

Fjaðrárgljúfur Canyon – A canyon located in south east Iceland, not distant from the village of Kirkjubæjarklaustur. It is up to 100 meters deep and around 2 kilometers long. Fjaðrá River flows through this canyon. Fjaðrárgljúfur canyon was generated by progressive erosion of the flowing water from …

Havasu Falls – USA

Havasu Falls – Located in Grand Canyon National Park in Arizona, USA. It is the blue-green waterfalls that fascinate and enchant many people around the world.  Havasu is possibly the well-known and most visited of all the falls. The falls are …

Amazon Rainforest – South America

Amazon Rainforest – Located in the region of South America and mostly Brazil. It is also known as Amazonia. The Amazon signifies over half of the planet’s remaining rainforests, and it includes the largest and most species-rich tract of hot rainforest in the …

Spotted Lake – British Colombia

Spotted Lake (Kliluk) – Located near the city of Osoyoos in British Colombia. The lake is formed by strangely-patterned body of water. It covers the area of 15.2 hectares (38 acres). Spotted contains numerous different minerals. Magnesium sulfate, calcium and sodium sulphates are some if …

The Shahara Bridge – Yemen

The Shahara – A village located at the top the peaks of the magnificent Jabal Shahara. Shahara was once a stronghold for the Imams. This stimulated city could sustain itself for months on end in cases of isolation. Travelers come …

Maui Island – Hawaii

Maui Island – is the 2nd largest of the Hawaiian Islands at 1,883 km2 and is the 17th largest island in the United States. Maui is a part of state of Hawaii. Hāna Highway, Haleakalā National Park, and Lahaina are the famous tourist destinations here. Waterfalls, …

Ballynoe Co Down – Ireland

Ballynoe Co Down – A Stone circle located in small hamlet of Ballynoe in Northern Ireland. It is a big and inspiring circle lying in cultivated lowland, less than 100 feet above sea level, in the heart of the lush Lecale Peninsula. …