The World Is Full of Beauty, but These Rivers Top It All
Here are 15 rivers that are most worthy of a visit. Click on images to enlarge 1. The Odeleite - Portugal This river, which is also called "The Blue Dragon River", is found in Portugal and originates from the mountains of Serra de Caldeirão.
It’s Near Impossible to Specify the Longest River on Earth
If we ask you “What’s the longest river in the world?” you would probably say the Nile River in Africa. That, of course, is the most common answer.
Where the Rivers Go: A Guide to Physical Europe
But to those of us who love the physical side of things as well, or simply find it important to understand the geography of a place, this interactive map will show you where all the large landmarks are - the mountain ranges, plains, capes, rivers, gulfs, bays and more are all right here on this map.
5 Shortest Rivers of the World You Must Explore Once
In fact, several rivers in the world are so short you could easily walk their entire length within minutes. So if they are so short, why are they called rivers and not lakes or creeks?
30 Magnificent Rivers that Have Reawakened My Wanderlust
Enjoy 30 of the most beautiful rivers from all parts of the world. 1) The Danube River in Germany source 2) The River Thames in London source 3) The Memuru River in Norway source 4) Rio Orinoco in Venezuela source 5) The Yarra River in Melbourne, Australia source 6) The Daintree River in Australia source
11 Picturesque Rivers in the USA Everyone Ought to Visit
Columbia River, Oregon Image Source: Bala/ Wikimedia Commons Flowing along the border between two states - Oregon and Washington, the Columbia River is the 4th largest river in the country.
Click to Find the Humble Origins of 10 Proud Rivers!
Here we will show you what the (possibly) 10 greatest rivers actually look like at their sources. Since every effect has a cause, it's logical to seek the origin of a river.
This Charming Town Has Rivers Running Through the Middle
Welcome to Gujo Hachiman: The Delightful Riverside Town nature, video, charming, rivers, baba recommends, Japanese, towns, travel. beautiful, city living, city. travel, gujo hachiman, japanese town, riverside Gujo Hachiman is a small, riverside town in Japan that’s also known as the ‘Water City’.
Hinatuan, the Enchanted River!
The Hinatuan River is a river on the island of Mindanao in the Philippines. It flows into the Pacific Ocean at Hinatuan, Surigao del Sur. The River is also referred to as the "Enchanted River" by many locals and tourists.
Ever Seen a Florescent Green River?
This river is truly of emerald green color. This absent-colored river is running in Goldstream Park, Canada. Its waters turned neon green on December 29, 2010. People couldn’t believe their eyes. They thought it was just an illusion.
This River in Peru Can Boil a Person Alive
Meet the Shanay-Timpishka river in Peru, which naturally reaches hot temperatures that are enough to boil a person alive. Many animals have already lost their lives in this Amazonian river.
This Is Probably One of Joan Rivers’ Best Shows Ever
Joan Rivers was just that type of woman. The crass, brutally honest and always impeccably-dressed comedy diva had a career that spanned six decades, working tirelessly until her very last year.
Ocean Cruise vs River Cruise: Which is Right For You?
Today we'll discuss the difference between an ocean cruise and a river cruise. Let's dive in! Size While a river cruiser is a smaller vessel, an ocean cruiser is nothing short of gigantic and can be up to four times larger than a river cruising vessel.
Have You Ever Seen the Five Colored River?
The Cano Cristales river, or the five color river, as the locals call it, starts its journey at the foot of a Colombian mountain range - Micarna. It continues flowing eastward to meet with the Guivero river.
Admire Ice Jewels on the Coast of Tokachi River, Japan
This island is called Hokkaido, and there's a river that runs along it called the Tokachi River. The ice that forms on the river breaks down and washes up on the Otsu coast of the town of Toyokoro.
Extreme Sports: Mind-Boggling Jet Ski Tricks on a River
Watch world champion Eli Kemnitz perform incredible freestyle jet ski stunts on a river. Some of his moves are simply unbelievable!
Thought Water Only Flows in Rivers and Creeks? Think Again
Estuary of River Affall, Iceland Source Affall is a now a small, clear spring water stream. It used to connect with the Markarfljót River, resulting in somewhat glacial colors, but the connection was blocked a few years ago.
Geography Quiz: Are You a Citizen of the World?
Do you know your way around other countries, rivers, borders and other continents? Then we'd like to challenge you now to a game of Geographic knowledge! Care to take the plunge? Then let's play the Geography Quiz! Where is the deepest point in the ocean?
I'd Never Heard of This Artist - Now I'll Never Forget Him
Click on images to enlarge Cottage by the River Summer, Beaumont-le-Roge Market Place, Rouen The Blue Cottage La Risle a Beaumont-le-Roger The Long Cottage Summer Garden Summer Morning Goupilliere, France A River in Normandy A Canal in Venice Apple Blossoms Riverside Farm Pont del Angelo, Venice Pink
Geography Quiz: Can You Beat These Tricky Questions?
New York’s Most Important Tunnel is in Dire Straits
The Hudson River rail tunnel has been around for about 110 years, and it carries 200,000 people every day. Unfortunately, the tunnel is plagued by a myriad of problems.
In the Corner of Europe Lies a Hidden Pearl...
Trebinje Trebinje is the southernmost city in Bosnia and Herzegovina and lies in the Trebisnjica Valley, named after the river that crosses its ancient center.
Video Box: All the Things That Make Our Planet Tick
Why Do Rivers Curve? Click to watch Wonder what makes a river wander? In this video, you'll find out what makes a stream meander. Why is All Sand the Same? Click to watch After finding out where all that water came from and why it travels into the sea, we can sit and relax on the beach.
These Floating Hotels Are An Aquatic World Away From Home
Aqua Mekong Phnom Penh, Vietnam Where to fly: Phnom Penh International Airport This glorious cruise ship, which doubles as a five-star hotel on water, is by far the best way to traverse the Mekong River between Siem Reap in Cambodia and Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam.