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  • Verdon Gorge, France

    The stunning Verdon Gorge is a river canyon in the southeastern section of France. The gorge is home to the Verdon River, known for its starling turquoise waters. The Verdon Gorge is a limestone canyon over 15 miles (25 kilometers)… Read More ›

  • Bromo Volcano: East Java, Indonesia

    Mount Bromo (Indonesian: Gunung Bromo), is an active volcano and part of the Tengger massif, in East Java, Indonesia. At 2,329 metres (7,641 ft) it is not the highest peak of the massif, but is the most well known. The massif area is one of the most visited… Read More ›

  • Douro Valley, Portugal

    The Douro valley was once only known for producing port and Mateus – the party staple of the 1970s. Today, this beautiful area along and around the river Douro, which flows from Porto, is one of the best destinations for… Read More ›

  • Lake Powell, Utah and Arizona, United States

    Lake Powell is a man-made reservoir on the Colorado river. Located in the United States between Utah and Arizona, Lake Powell is surrounded by magnificent Navajo sandstone canyon walls in bright oranges, reds, and whites. These striking colors contrast beautifully… Read More ›

  • Lünersee , Austria

    The Lünersee is situated in the Brandnertal region in Austria. It lays at a height of 1970 metres and can be easily reached with the Lünersee cable car. This alpine lake is one of the biggest storage lakes in Vorarlberg…. Read More ›

  • Jura, France

    Concealed by Alpine peaks and rolling, wooded hills, Jura—France’s smallest wine region—has long been shielded from the swarms that descend upon Burgundy to the west and Switzerland to the east. But in recent years, the Jura’s highly idiosyncratic, oxidative wines… Read More ›

  • Fiordo Di Furore , Italy

    Furore is a typical town on the Amalfi Coast, particularly known for its fjord. The latter consists of a striking recess of the sea, located on the way out of an overhanging valley. This deep cleft in the rock was originally formed… Read More ›

  • Ilulissat Icefjord , Greenland

    Located on the west coast of Greenland, 250 km north of the Arctic Circle, Greenland’s Ilulissat Icefjord (40,240 ha) is the sea mouth of Sermeq Kujalleq, one of the few glaciers through which the Greenland ice cap reaches the sea…. Read More ›

  • GLACIERS NATIONAL PARK, ARGENTINA

    Glaciers National Park (Parque Nacional de Los Glaciares) is another splendid National Park in Patagonia. Locally known as Austral Andes. It’s located in the Argentine province of Santa Cruz, around 50 miles from the city of El Calafate. If you… Read More ›

  • Saxon Switzerland , Germany

    The Saxon Switzerland National Park (German: Nationalpark Sächsische Schweiz), is a National Park in the German Free State of Saxony near the capital city of Dresden. It covers two areas of 93.5 km²  in the heart of the German part of the… Read More ›