Things to do on the American Side of Niagara Falls

The Niagara Falls is without a doubt, one of the greatest natural wonders of the world and one of the most visited tourist attractions in North America. Since both Canada and the United States claim the beautiful Niagara Falls, most people always wonder whether the Canadian or American side offers …

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10 Most Beautiful Natural Swimming Pools in the World

As the mercury rises it’s hard not to daydream about taking a dip in the cool, crystal-clear blue-green waters of some imagined paradise. These photos of 10 most beautiful natural swimming spots around the world, from a deadly pool atop 360-foot falls to a mirage-like oasis in the desert of …

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13 Must-See Roadside Attractions in America

If you’ve ever gone on a road trip, chances are you’ve driven past a few unusual tourist attractions. And if you’ve stopped to take a look, you know they can range from odd to completely outrageous. Below, check out our list of 13 wacky ones worth seeing, including a museum …

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Middle Falls, Letchworth State Park

Letchworth State Park is a New York state park located 35 miles (56 km) southwest of Rochester and 60 miles (95 km) southeast of Buffalo in Livingston (towns of Leicester, Mount Morris, and Portage) and Wyoming (towns of Castile and Genesee Falls) counties. The park is roughly 17 miles (24 …

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Japan Cherry Blossom Dream Place

In Japan they don’t celebrate Easter but springtime in Japan is when everything goes Cherry Blossom (Sakura) crazy. The cherry blossom is Japan’s unofficial national flower. It has been celebrated for many centuries and takes a very prominent position in Japanese culture. Around late March the whole nation excitedly waits …

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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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