Tag: World Heritage Site

Pamukkale, The Cotton Castle in Turkey

| 9 marzo, 2016 | 0 Comments
Pamukkale, The Cotton Castle in Turkey

Pamukkale is a strange geological formation found in the Aegean region in Turkey. At first glance are a number of full terraced water with high calcium content of incredible beauty: «The tectonic movements that took place in the depression of the failure of the basin Menderes River not only caused frequent earthquakes but also caused […]

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The Giant’s Causeway in Northern Ireland

| 4 julio, 2013 | 0 Comments
The Giant’s Causeway in Northern Ireland

Located in County Antrim, Northern Ireland, is one of the most spectacular basalt formations of the Earth. The Giant’s Causeway contains about 40,000 basalt columns from a volcanic eruption that took place 60 million years ago. In some cases, the columns reach 12 meters high and the solidified lava accumulation of over 28 meters. The […]

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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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