Horseshoe Bend is famous for its curved shape attraction. This unique bend of the Colorado River is located in the canyon national recreation area Glen, United States (Glen Canyon National Recreation Area). Because of its beauty this place attracts huge number of tourists.
On the Greek island of Thassos near the village of Astris there is a beautiful natural pool. Pool is separated from the sea by a narrow strip of rock. Swimming Pool bears the name Giola. Beauty, isn't it?
Photographer Timothy O'Sullivan was a best-known photograpger. He created some images in the 1860s and 70s about American History. After taking the photos of U.S. Civil War O'Sullivan joined a number of expeditions organized by the federal government to help document the new frontiers in the American West.
There is a unique roller coaster in Germany, city of Duisburgon where people go on foot, rather than trailer. It's assembly took eight weeks and efforts of engineers succeeded.
These fine beech trees older than 300 years, grow near the village of Armoy (Armoy) in County Antrim (Antrim) Northern Ireland. Because of the closely interwoven branches of beech wood locals called the tunnel "Dark fences" (Dark Hedges). This is a popular place for Irish photographers who come here to take pictures in different seasons and different times of the day. Photos of beeches, shot in the sunlight, the mist or in twilight, are the mysterious atmosphere of the enchanted forest.
There is one very interesting place - Glass Beach (Glass Beach, Fort Bragg, California, USA). In the early 20th century this beach was a big dump. In the sixties the landfill was closed, and various cleanup programs were undertaken through the years to correct the damage. Over the next several decades the pounding waves cleansed the beach, wearing down the discarded glass into the small, smooth, colored trinkets that cover the beach today. Since then, the place has become popular and best tourism place for the tourists.
In the north-east India there is very humid and warm climate that promotes the formation of violent rivers. On the bank of the river Rubber Ficus grows very rapidly. Many years ago, local tribes have noticed that some of the roots of Ficus elastica grows outward. And using this feature of the tree, they decided to use it for their personal purposes - to build bridges.
Modern technological advances help to implement the most incredible projects. Design of houses and other buildings has stepped away from the ordinary standard of architecture.
Reethi Rah is a luxury villa resort located on the North Atoll, Mal, Maldives. The mound stretches for six kilometers. Reethi Rah has twelve beaches and 130 villas. Each villa has a spectacular ocean view and direct access to the lagoon. It offers luxurious veranda and soft sand.
Buzludja is the largest monument of ideological communism in Bulgaria. The building was created by architect Georgi Stoilov. The building took seven years of hard work, which was attended by more than 6,000 workers and 20 leading Bulgarian artists. Above the interior decoration painters worked for 18 months. The facility was officially opened in 1981, the day of the 1300 anniversary of the founding of the Bulgarian state. Somewhere at the bottom of the building was laid by a capsule with a message to future generations, which explains the significance of the whole structure.