Nature Reserve Mokolodi
The Mokolodi Nature Reserve is not large, but it is in a very convenient place for tourists - just 10 km from the capital of Botswana, the city of Gaborone.…

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Museum Reserve "Park Monrepo"
Mon Repos Park is a natural park located on Tverdysh Island. The main “attraction” of this place is, of course, nature with its unique landscapes. The picturesque landscapes of the…

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MOUNTAIN HUANGSHAN
Granite cliffs, decorated with twisted pines, winding paths and bizarre forms of stones (Anhui Province) Getting there: by train: Hangzhou - Tunxi (district of Huangshan) - 400 yuan (1,530 UAH),…

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Not friendly Antarctica

The most inhospitable place on earth is Antarctica. Here the lowest temperatures are recorded and cold and strong winds constantly blow. In 1983, the temperature was registered at minus 89 ° С, and on the warmest day the air warmed up to + 15 ° С. Oddly enough, Antarctica is one of the driest places on the planet. In the central part of the continent, in the Dry Valley, precipitation has not been for 2 million years. It is difficult to believe in it, but even in such extreme conditions life exists. Continue reading

Marble Falls and the “green heart” of Italy

In Umbria, in the so-called “green heart” of Italy, not far from the city of Terni and at the confluence of two rivers, the Nera and Velino, is one of the most romantic and impressive places in its beauty — the Marc Falls (Cascate delle Marmore).

As is known, in Italy, literally everything is fanned by ancient myths and legends, and the Marble Falls are no exception. There is a beautiful and touching legend, according to which, contrary to the ban of the ancient and vengeful god, the nymph Nera and the mere mortal – the shepherd Velino – fell in love with each other, and this angered the powerful celestial being. Continue reading

Jiuzhaigou Valley
Jiuzhaigou Valley is an unusually beautiful place on the eastern edge of the Tibetan Plateau. Nature has done authentic miracles from water and limestone, algae and bacteria, has decorated its…

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Geologists have unraveled the mystery of the Himalayas and the Indian Plate
120-55 million years ago, India was the fastest tectonic plate in the history of the Earth, moving at a speed of 20 cm per year towards Eurasia. As a result…

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FANTASTIC BEAUTIFUL PLACES OF THE WORLD
These places still remain away from the popular tourist routes, despite the amazing local monuments and wonders of nature. While thinking about where to go in 2018, it’s worth choosing…

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Slovak Karst
Slovak Karst is a picturesque mountain range in Eastern Slovakia, which is famous for its unique forms of karst topography, beautiful canyons and clear mountain rivers. The natural territory began…

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