A natural act of rapid cooling of lava erupted from volcanic action results into unique geological formations. These polygonal structures found in various parts of the world are called Columnar Basalt.
Mushroom like rock formations have always attracted tourists. It might have taken millions of years to take the present shape and some of these may take still new shape due to erosion taking place now.
Visiting the Missouri Ozarks? Be sure to visit some of the area's beautiful and historic mills that are listed in this tour.
Stonehenge is an impressively huge monument on the Salisbury Plain in Southern England> It was composed of about 30 sarsens (upright stones) over 10 feet tall and up to 45 tons in weight. These were aligned in a circle with lintels (horizontal stones) about 6 tons each on top of them. Many theories...
Balanced rocks have been fascinating tourists in different parts of the world. Defying the laws of gravity these rocks continued to stay in precarious positions irrespective of vagaries of nature.
Britain is a fantastic place to visit, but if you only have a short time to see the best, where will you head? Here are a few suggestions for places to visit to give you an overview of the UK.
When Route 66 first opened, it provided a nearly cross-country road for families to travel. Many towns and attractions popped up along the popular vacation route. However, as interstate highways bypassed these towns, they turned into ghost towns.
Camping the old way, with tents and sleeping on the ground under the wilderness sky, requires some investment in the right equipment. I learned to love camping from my Dad, a real pioneer.
This article discussed the tragedy disappearing rain forests around the globe. The rainforests are comprised of four layer which are each described. The medicinal plants, the flowers and the rainforest animals are also reviewed.
40,000 trees were killed on Galveston Island during Hurrican Ike in 2008. The city found chain saw sculptors to work on the trees in the historic district with amazing results. A must see when you visit Galveston!