Archive for mayo, 2013

Yellowstone National Park in Wyoming

| 31 mayo, 2013 | 0 Comments
Yellowstone National Park in Wyoming

Yellowstone, the oldest national park in the world (1872), is a large volcanic caldera that concentrates endless geothermal phenomena, two-thirds of the geysers in the world and numerous hot springs. In addition, the tour of the five regions discovers that is home to black and grizzly bears, coyotes, wolves, moose and deer or wapiti Canadians, […]

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The Sahara Desert

| 28 mayo, 2013 | 3 Comments
The Sahara Desert

The Sahara Desert is the largest hot desert in the world. Exceeds 9.065 million km2, which means it has almost the same size as China. It is located in northern Africa and has more than 2.5 million years. Its name derives from the Arabic translation Sahara means “desert”. The Sahara receives less than three inches […]

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The Alhambra in Granada

| 24 mayo, 2013 | 0 Comments
The Alhambra in Granada

The Alhambra in Granada. Declared a World Heritage Site, is undoubtedly the most emblematic monument of the city and one of the most visited in Spain. It consists of a defensive side, the Alcazaba, the Nasrid Palaces and the Generalife Gardens. The Alhambra emerged on the hill called La Sabika, also known as San Pedro […]

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Preikestolen Cliff in Norway

| 22 mayo, 2013 | 0 Comments
Preikestolen Cliff in Norway

Preikestolen is a lift which has more than 1980 feet high and is located at Lyse fjord located in Ryfylke, which in turn is located in the region of Rogaland in western Norway. The best way to reach this wonder of northern Europe, one of the most visited natural attractions in the Baltic country, is […]

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Potala Palace in Tibet

| 20 mayo, 2013 | 0 Comments
Potala Palace in Tibet

The Potala Palace is located in the Red Mountain in the center of Lhasa City. “Potala” is the phonetic adaptation of “Putuo” which in Sanskrit means “island inhabited the Buddha of Mercy”. This imposing building was begun in the 7th century, ie at the time of the Tubo Kingdom. At that time it was called […]

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Tasmania Island in Australia

| 17 mayo, 2013 | 0 Comments
Tasmania Island in Australia

The island of Tasmania is completely different from Australia to find on the mainland. You will not find arid deserts, but rugged mountains, rolling green hills and raging rivers furrowing the landscape of the island. Tasmania is one of the most picturesque islands in the world, with over 20% of its total area a World […]

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The Big Ben in London

| 15 mayo, 2013 | 0 Comments
The Big Ben in London

Known as Big Ben, the famous clock of the Houses of Parliament has become one of the most famous images of London, and one of the main symbols of the city. The tower, built in 1858 by the new Palace of Westminster, is a peculiar building 106 meters high built in a Gothic style which […]

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The Great Barrier Reef Coral in Australia

| 11 mayo, 2013 | 0 Comments
The Great Barrier Reef Coral in Australia

This is one of the wonders of the world. The Great Barrier Reef, which stretches from Cooktown in the north to Bundaburg in the south, is a mass of coral reefs and islands that make up the largest marine park in the world. Unfolding from Cooktown in the Tropical North Queensland to Bundaberg in the […]

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The Terracotta Warriors in China

| 8 mayo, 2013 | 0 Comments
The Terracotta Warriors in China

The Terracotta Warriors (“figures of soldiers and horses”), within the Mausoleum of Qin Shi Huang, also known as Mausoleum of the First Qin Emperor (秦始皇 陵; pinyin: líng Qinshihuang) was discovered in March 1974 during a works for the supply of irrigation water near Xi’an, Shaanxi Province, PRC. Since 1987 is considered World Heritage by […]

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The Great Temple of Abu Simbel in Egypt

| 4 mayo, 2013 | 0 Comments
The Great Temple of Abu Simbel in Egypt

Abu Simbel (Arabic: أبو سنبل or أبو سمبل) is an archaeological site comprising two massive rock temples in southern Egypt on the western bank of Lake Nasser about 290 km southwest of Aswan, near its original location . The temples are part of the Open Air Museum of Nubia and Aswan, which was declared a […]

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