Sea erosion in combination with soil rich in lime, has created favorable conditions for the emergence of the caves on Mallorca, which number over four thousand.
These amazing underground landscapes of the island are amazingly beauty and diversity. At different times the caves of Majorca was used for housing, warehouses, served as hideouts for smugglers… eventually made these nooks the basis for the emergence of hundreds of different legends and “horror stories”.
For hundreds of years the inhabitants of Mallorca were hiding in the underground labyrinths from the raids of the pirate fleets, by the way, a regular attack of pirates is one of the reasons why the oldest city of Mallorca don’t stand at the sea shore, and “hiding” in the depths of the island.
Today visit the world of underground lakes and caves easier, enough to buy a ticket, costing from 4 to 10 euros. There, under the ground, you will be amazed by the size and colors of stalactites and stalagmites, you’ll see how over thousands of years by drops of water has created a bizarre, and sometimes just incredible shape.
Drach caves (Las Cuevas del Drach)
The most famous caves in Mallorca caves of Drach Continue reading
Morskie Oko in Poland.
One of the most beautiful lakes in the world is Morskie Oko, which is located in the blue-green valley in the Polish part of the Tatra mountains. In the summer around the lake to observe Saren who come here to eat tender vegetation. On one of the mountains of the old hut that once belonged to the Polish scholar, writer and philosopher stanisław Staszic the.
Lake Sea Eye — a hidden treasure among the mountains — in winter looks fantastic.
Lake Powell in the USA.
Lake Powell is located in the US, on the border of Utah and Arizona. It’s an artificial pond, surrounded by colourful cliffs and bright blue water is very heavily contrasts with the Sands of the desert and green cacti. This place is abundant with wildlife, especially the playful fish, lurking under the surface of the water.
Canyon Reflection lake Powell — American beauty.
Lake Nakuru in Kenya.
This unusual lake lies in the rift Continue reading