Sculptured out of volcanic activity and thousands of years in the making, Wai-O-Tapu is a colorful and diverse geothermal attraction south of Rotorua.
Almost any view of the famous Golden Gate Bridge provides a jolt. Head over to the Marin County side for the best glimpses of the bridge, with the bay and city spread out behind and beside it.
One of the most popular day trips from Phuket, Phang Nga Bay is a stunning yet strange sight with towering limestone cliff in improbable shapes. One of the most popular of the bay’s 42 island is James Bond Island, so named because it was prominently featured in two Bond films.
The Wave is a stunning sandstone rock formation that is around 190 million years old and looks unreal. Grand Canyon/ Arizona
The Grand Canyon impresses with its size, span, color and beauty. At 445 kilometers long and 1.6 kilometers deep, it has intricate formations.
An undulating series of spectacular falls on the border of both countries, Iguazu Falls is split into more than 200 individual falls and islands. It closely missed out on being included in the new Seven Wonders of Nature list.
Zimbabwe- Devils pool.
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Loisaba Wilderness, Kenya
I think this pool wins the prize for the best view in the world.
Arial view of the Great Barrier Reef, one of the world’s best protected ecosystems.
Located in the deep tranquil village of Ciparay, a subdistrict of Garut in West Java, Kampung Sampireunoffers a serene retreat far away from the hectic city life.
Extrene Kayaking, White River Falls, White River, Oregon
Though the Sears Tower (recently renamed Willis Tower) offers stunning views of Lake Michigan and the city of Chicago, many people prefer heading up to the lounge on top of the John Hancock Center (no admission fee, plus drinks!) instead. But with the addition of the new glass-bottomed viewing decks at the Sears Tower Sky Deck, that could change. Now, instead of just looking out at the city skyscrapers, the clear blue of Lake Michigan fringed by golden beaches, and the ant-sized people and cars below, you’ll be able to stand over them, seemingly suspended in air 1,353 feet over the city.
Bled’s Park Hotel makes the best cakes…and has the best views. Photo by Bobo, courtesy of Slovenian Tourist Board.
Greenland from above is a sight to see, with its creeping glaciers and barren rocks.