Los Glaciares National Park, Argentina

Argentina is home to the largest ice cap outside of Greenland or Antarctica. The Los Glaciares National Park in Argentina (situated in the Andes mountain range) is the country’s second largest park and recognized as a World Heritage Site. The giant reservoir of ice, covering more than 30% of the park’s …

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Coldest Village in the World

       The Russian village of Oymyakon is named the coldest permanently-inhabited place in the world. The average temperature for January in the village is -50°C and the coldest temperature ever recorded there was -71.2°C. Oymyakon – 750 metres above sea level – has a population of approximately 500 people and …

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Pebble beach and cliff of Etretat in France

Étretat is a commune in the Seine-Maritime department in the Haute-Normandie region in northern France. It is a tourist and farming town situated about 32 km (20 mi) northeast of Le Havre.Three massive natural stone arches at both ends of Etretat Plage inspired the impressionist painters Boudin, Monet and Manet. …

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20 Stunning Landscape Photography collected on Stumbleupon

Landscape photography is a genre intended to show different spaces within the world, sometimes vast and unending, but other times microscopic. This popular style of photography is practiced by professionals and amateurs alike. Photographs typically capture the presence of nature and are often free of man-made obstructions. Landscape photographers usually …

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