Slot canyons are narrow, naturally formed canyons with towering walls and a width no wider than your arm span, if that. If they weren’t so mesmerizing beautiful, they would make you feel claustrophobic. Found around the world, these geological formations usually occur in places with low rainfall, and many of the most well-known are in the American Southwest, including Wall Street (pictured here), which lies in a section of The Narrows in Zion National Park. Check out the beauty of the world’s most stunning slot canyons — it will make you want to pack some hiking gear and get traveling.
As the mercury rises it’s hard not to daydream about taking a dip in the cool, crystal-clear blue-green waters of some imagined paradise. These photos of 10 most beautiful natural swimming spots around the world, from a deadly pool atop 360-foot falls to a mirage-like oasis in the desert of Arizona, will have you booking a flight or at least searching for a cool swimming hole close to home. [Read more…]
What’s the quickest way to realize how truly amazing our planet is? Simple: Visit the world’s greatest national parks. From the sparkling Iguazu falls to the highest mountain in Africa, here are 21 most amazing national parks on Earth!
Most travelers choose to visit America’s national parks during summer when crowded roads, packed restaurants and peak lodging prices are the norm. You can reduce the headaches and pare expenses by planning a winter trip to a national park. The winter experience is something special and you need to share it with your friends. Here are 15 America’s most popular national parks during winter days. [Read more…]
Our planet is far more impressive than we could imagine. It has the power to build landscapes that amaze us even after seeing them a few times. In this article I have gathered pictures of places and spaces in our beautiful world that are simply amazing and must be seen. Enjoy. [Read more…]
The world is filled with amazing manmade architecture. From the Great Wall to the Great Pyramid, we’re surrounded by design ingenuity. But some of the most breathtaking spots around the globe aren’t composed of bricks and mortar and steel. Some are made of sweeping tree arches and branches.
For me Autumn is such a pretty season, I love it when the leaves turn those gorgeous shades of red and gold, on a sunny Autumn day there is nothing more beautiful than the leaves lit up by the sun. I hope You will enjoy in this collection of 12 autumn tree tunnels. [Read more…]
Geiranger is the jewel in the crown of the Norwegian fjords. It is a fairytale landscape with its majestic, snow-covered mountain tops, wild and beautiful waterfalls, lush green vegetation and the deep, blue fjord. Just northeast of Bergen, Geirangerfjord is one of the world’s longest and deepest fjords and is considered an archetypal fjord landscape. Its exceptionally captivating beauty derives from its narrow canal flanked by steep-sided rock walls that rise over 4,500 feet above sea level and descend more than 1,500 feet below. [Read more…]
Geology may be able to explain thermal springs, but we still like to believe there’s a magical element at work. Slipping into steamy water with stones as your bathtub and sky as your ceiling is just that wonderfully surreal.
While there are stunning springs to take a dip in worldwide, we’ve focused on all the thermal goodness we have right here in the USA.
With hundreds and hundreds of American thermal springs, we think it’s safe to say we’ve left off a few. What are your favorite hot springs in the USA? Send us your photos and thoughts! [Read more…]