Galapagos Land Iguana  A species of lizard that is endemic to the Galápagos Islands. It is estimated that 5,000 – 10,000 land iguanas are found in the Galapagos. In the past, their population was so big that Charles Darwin remarked that “…when we were left at James [Island], we could not for some time find […]

1. Big Ben (Elizabeth Tower), London, England  Officially called Elizabeth Tower, Big Ben is the nickname for the great bell of the clock tower at the Palace of Westminster. Completed in 1858, the tower holds the largest four-faced chiming clock in the world and is the third-tallest free-standing clock tower. It is by far the […]

1.The International Space Station (ISS)  First on our list is a space age engineering accomplishment. The ISS was launched in 1998 and has been orbiting Earth ever since. The station holds a crew of 6 astronauts and is the largest artificial object in orbit: it is 72.8 m (239 ft) long, 108.5 m (356 ft) […]

Tuscany, Italy  Tuscany is perhaps the most famous wine region in the world and a major destination for wine road trips. Tuscany is located along the coast in central Italy. The capital of the region is Florence, which is often the starting point of any wine trip to the area. Another notable city is Siena […]

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Puente Nuevo, Ronda, Spain  The Puente Nuevo or “new bridge” is not that new: it was built during the years 1751-1793 and it crosses the Guadalevín river in the 120 meters (390 ft) deep El Tajo gorge. The long construction claimed the life of 50 workers. The bridge includes a small chamber under the central […]

  1. Canada – United States: 8,893 km (5,525 miles)  Canada, the world’s second largest country, and the United States (fourth largest) share the longest international border between two countries in the world. The border has 2 segments: From north to south, along Alaska (the largest state in the US) and Yukon in Canada, and […]

 The Colosseum, Rome, Italy   Without a doubt, the Colosseum is the most famous and important Roman amphitheater. The beautiful monument among the most famous monument in Europe and among the best attractions in Rome. Built of concrete and stone, it was the largest amphitheater of the Roman Empire, and is considered one of the […]

Best Places To Watch Lava NATURE Watching Lava flows is probably a dream of many of you. To see the amazing powers of nature right in front of your eyes, substance that flows from within the earth to its surface – this is truly a remarkable sight. Of course, there aren’t that many places where […]

Most Unique Lakes In The World   1. Pink Lake  Australia  This salt lake in Western Australia has an incredible natural phenomena – the color of the water is pink. This unique color is caused by green alga and/or a high concentration of brine prawn. The color is not always pink, and depends on temperature, […]

  10 Most Amazing Sinkholes In The World A sinkhole is a natural depression or hole in the Earth’s surface which may have various causes. Sinkholes may vary in size from 1 to 600 m (3.3 to 2,000 ft) both in diameter and depth, and vary in form. Sinkholes may be formed gradually or suddenly, […]