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  • Sea of Stars

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  • Mount Roraima, Brazil

    Mount Roraima (Spanish: Monte Roraima), otherwise called Tepuy Roraima and Cerro Roraima; Portuguese: Monte Roraima) is the most elevated of the Pakaraima chain of tepui level in South America. And also the location where the animated movie up is made.

  • Chittorgarh Fort

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  • Hiller Lake (Pink Lake), Western Australia

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Sunday, November 9, 2014

Black Forest ~ Germany

Posted by Faizan Parsa on Sunday, November 09, 2014 with No comments
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Breathtaking Black Forest

The Black Forest is a lush mountain extend in Baden-Württemberg, southwestern Germany. It is flanked by the Rhine valley to the west and south. The most elevated crest is the Feldberg with a height of 1,493 meters (4,898 ft). The locale is very nearly rectangular with a length of 160 km (99 mi) and expansiveness of up to 60 km (37 mi).
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Geology


The Black Forest comprises of a spread of sandstone on top of a center of gneiss and stones. Once it imparted tectonic advancement to the adjacent Vosges Mountains. Later amid the Center Eocene a breaking period influenced the range and brought on arrangement of the Rhine graben. Amid the last icy time of the Würm glaciation, the Black Forest was secured by ice sheets; a few tarns (or lakes, for example, the Mummelsee are stays of this period.

Rivers

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Waterways operating at a profit Black Forest incorporate the Danube (which starts operating at a profit Woods as the juncture of the Brigach and Breg streams), the Enz, the Kinzig, the Murg, the Nagold, the Neckar, the Rench, and the Wiese. The Black Forest involves a piece of the mainland separate between the Atlantic Sea seepage bowl (emptied by the Rhine) and the Black Sea waste bowl (emptied by the Danube)

Mountains

Some of the highest mountains in the Black Forest are:
  • Feldberg (1,493 m (4,898 ft)), highest mountain of the Black Forest
  • Herzogenhorn (1,415 m (4,642 ft))
  • Belchen (1,414 m (4,639 ft))
  • Schauinsland (1,284 m (4,213 ft))
  • Kandel (1,241 m (4,072 ft)), highest mountain of the Central Black Forest
  • Blauen (1,165 m (3,822 ft))
  • Hornisgrinde (1,164 m (3,819 ft)), highest mountain of the Northern Black Forest   



Points of Interests


There are numerous notable towns operating in Black Forest. Famous visitor ends of the line incorporate Baden, Freiburg, Calw (the conception town of Hermann Hesse), Gengenbach, Staufen, Schiltach, Haslach and Altensteig. Other prominent destinations incorporate such mountains as the Feldberg, the Belchen, the Kandel, and the Schauinsland; the Titisee and Schluchsee lakes; the All Examples of piety Waterfalls; the Triberg Waterfalls, not the most elevated, yet the most well known waterfalls in Germany; and the crevasse of the Stream Wutach. 

The Black Forest Open Air Museum is an outdoors historical center that demonstrates the life of sixteenth or seventeenth century ranchers in the district, emphasizing various remade Black Forest ranches. The German Clock Museum in Furtwangen depicts the historical backdrop of the clock business and of watchmakers.




Saturday, November 8, 2014

Ha Long Bay ~ Vietnam

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Introduction

Hạ Long Bay is an UNESCO World Legacy Site, and a famous travel goal, and the most historical places of all,  in Quảng Ninh Territory, Vietnam. Authoritatively, the cove has a place with Hạ Long City, Cẩm Phả town, and some piece of Vân Đồn Area. The straight peculiarities a great many limestone karsts and isles in different sizes and shapes. Hạ Long Bay is a core of a bigger zone which incorporates Bái Tử Long Bay to the northeast, and Cát Bà islands to the southwest. These bigger zones offer comparative geographical, topographical, geomorphological, atmosphere, and social characters. 

Hạ Long Bay has a region of around 1,553 km2, including 1,960–2,000 islets, the majority of which are limestone. The center of the narrows has a range of 334 km2 with a high thickness of 775 islets. The limestone in this cove has experienced 500 million years of shaping in distinctive conditions and situations. The advancement of the karst in this cove has taken 20 million years under the effect of the tropical wet climate. The geo-assorted qualities of the nature in the territory has made biodiversity, including a tropical evergreen biosystem, maritime and ocean shore biosystem. Hạ Long Bay is home to 14 endemic botanical species and 60 endemic faunal species. 
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Authentic examination reviews have demonstrated the vicinity of ancient people here many thousands years back. The progressive antiquated societies are the Soi Nhụ society around 18,000–7000 BC, the Cái Bèo society 7000–5000 Bc and the Hạ Long society 5,000–3,500 years ago. Hạ Long Bay additionally checked vital occasions in the historical backdrop of Vietnam with numerous antiques found in Bài Thơ Mount, Đầu Gỗ Hollow, Bãi Cháy. 

500 years back, Nguyễn Trãi commended the excellence of Hạ Long Bay in his verse Lộ nhập Vân Đồn, in which he called it "shake ponder in the sky". In 1962, the Service of Society, Games and Tourism of North Vietnam recorded Hạ Long Bay in the National Relics and Scenes publication. In 1994, the center zone of Hạ Long Bay was recorded by UNESCO as a World Legacy Site as per model vii, and listed for a second time according to criterion viii.
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Area 


Hạ Long Bay is spotted in northeastern Vietnam, from E106°56' to E107°37' and from N20°43' to N21°09'. The straight extends from Yên Hưng locale, past Hạ Long city, Cẩm Phả town to Vân Đồn Area, verged on the south and southeast by the Bay of Tonkin, on the north by China, and on the west and southwest by Cát Bà Island. The narrows has a 120 km long coastline and is pretty nearly 1,553 km² in size with around 2,000 islets. The region assigned by UNESCO as the World Characteristic Legacy Site consolidates 434 km² with 775 islets, of which the center zone is delimited by 69 focuses: Đầu Gỗ island on the west, Ba Hầm lake on the south and Cống Tây island on the east. The secured range is from the Cái Dăm petrol store to Quang Hanh collective, Cẩm Phả town and the encompassing zone. 
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Atmosphere 


The atmosphere of the inlet is tropical, wet, ocean islands, with two seasons: hot and soggy summer, and dry and cool winter. The normal temperature is from 15 °c- 25 °c, and yearly precipitation is between 2 meters and 2.2 meters. Hạ Long Bay has the ordinary diurnal tide framework (tide abundancy ranges from 3.5-4m). The saltiness is from 31 to 34.5mt in the dry season and lower in the rainy season.




Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Moai

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Introduction

Moai are solid human figures cut by the Rapa Nui individuals from rock on the Chilean Polynesian island of Easter Island between the years 1250 and 1500. About half are still at Rano Raraku, the primary moai quarry, however hundreds were transported from that point and set on stone stages called ahu around the island's border. Just about all moai have excessively extensive heads three-eighths the extent of the entire statue. The moai are essentially the living appearances (aringa ora) of worshipped predecessors (aringa ora ata tepuna). The statues still looked inland over their group grounds when Europeans initially went by the island, however most were thrown down amid later clashes between tribes.

The generation and transportation of the 887 statues are viewed as striking inventive and physical feats. The tallest moai raised, called Paro, was just about 10 meters (33 ft) high and weighed 82 tons; the heaviest raised was a shorter however squatter moai at Ahu Tongariki, weighing 86 tons; and one unfinished model, if finished, would have been more or less 21 meters (69 ft) tall with a weight of around 270 tons. The islanders themselves tore down the standing moai after their development broke down.

History 


The statues were cut by the Polynesian colonizers of the island, generally between around 1250 CE and 1500 Ce. notwithstanding speaking to perished predecessors, the moai, once they were raised on ahu, might likewise have been viewed as the epitome of effective living or previous boss and imperative genealogy materialistic trifles. Every moai exhibited a status: "The bigger the statue set upon an ahu, the more mana the boss who dispatched it had." The opposition for most excellent statue was ever common in the society of the Easter Islanders. The evidence comes from the fluctuating sizes of moai.

Finished statues were moved to ahu for the most part on the coast, then raised, now and again with red stone chambers (pukao) on their heads. Moai must have been greatly costly to specialty and transport; not just would the real cutting of every statue oblige exertion and assets, however the completed item was then pulled to its last area and raised.

The quarries in Rano Raraku seem to have been relinquished unexpectedly, with a litter of stone instruments and numerous finished moai outside the quarry anticipating transport and just about the same number of deficient statues still in situ as were introduced on ahu. In the nineteenth century, this prompted guess that the island was the remainder of a depressed mainland and that most finished moai were under the ocean. That thought has long been exposed, and now it is comprehended that:

A few statues were rock carvings and never planned to be finished.

Some were deficient on the grounds that, when incorporations were experienced, the carvers would surrender a fractional statue and begin another one (tuff is a delicate rock with infrequent pieces of much harder rock included in it).

Some finished statues at Rano Raraku were set there forever and not stopped briefly anticipating removal.

Some were undoubtedly fragmented when the statue-building time reached an end.

Craftsman


The moai were either cut by a recognized class of expert carvers who were practically identical in status to high-positioning parts of other Polynesian make societies, or, then again, by parts of every family. The oral histories demonstrate that the Rano Raraku quarry was subdivided into distinctive domains for every tribe.











Monday, October 20, 2014

The Marble Cathedral

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Introduction

The Marble Cathedral (placed beside the Marble Chapel) is a structuring mineral of calcium carbonate on the shores of Lake General Carrera , Chile . As the years progressed, the waters of the lake have dissolved the cliffs seaside making these establishments, which when the lake is at a low level, you can go inside in little vessels. 

It comprises of a couple of islets placed a couple of meters from the shore of the lake, which are named Marble Cathedral , Chapel of Marble and Marble Cave
You can get to this preparation by means of the lake in little vessels from the town of Puerto Rio Tranquilo (in the region of Río Ibáñez , 223 km from Coyhaique , capital of the Aysen locale ). From here you can lease little watercrafts that cross the field of Marble Cathedral.