25 Places in South America I Must Visit...
1) Machu Picchu, Peru 2) Perito Moreno Glacier, Argentina 3) Torres del Paine, Chile 4) Easter Island, Chile 5) Lake Atitlan, Guatemala 6) Iguazu Falls, between Brazil and Argentina 7) Ushuaia, Argentina 8) Amazon Rainforest 9) Tayrona, Colombia 10) Punta del Este, Uruguay 11) Cocora Valley, Colombia
Welcome to the Most Colorful Town in the Entire World
So, here it is - the most colorful town in the world in all its glory: Click on images to enlarge Guatapé is situated just outside the city of Medellin, the capital of the Antioquia Department of Colombia.
Wow! This Sunken Ship is the Holy Grail of Shipwrecks!
Marine scientists from the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) in Massachusetts say that that ship – whose sunken riches are estimated to be worth around $17 billion – was discovered by an autonomous underwater vehicle called Remus 6000, during a survey off Colombia’s Barú Peninsula.
Man Builds Homes for the Homeless Using Discarded Plastic!
Ravaged by years of civil war and infighting over the illicit narcotics trade, Colombia has a serious poverty problem. According to statistics published in 2014, some 23 million Colombians live in poverty, and 6 million of those live below the extreme poverty line.
33 Vibrant Portraits That Prove Beauty Is Everywhere
Bogota, Colombia San Francisco, USA Yangon, Myanmar Colombia Tibetian Plateau Havana, Cuba Peru Ecuador El Paico, Chile Mawlamyine, Myanmar Medellin, Colombia Oxford, UK [related_articles] Lima, Peru New York City, USA Havana, Cuba Maramures, Romania Kichwa woman, Amazon Rainforest Iran Tibetian Plateau
COFFEE QUIZ: Do You Love Coffee As Much As We Do?
Brazil, Ethiopia, Colombia, South Africa and Ivory Coast Colombia, Spain, India, Chad and Ethiopia Brazil, Colombia, Vietnam, Ethiopia and Indonesia Italy, Brazil, Uganda, Indonesia and Peru Is this statement TRUE or FALSE? The first people to widely brew and enjoy coffee were Arabia Sufi monks.
This Kid Takes Us On a Journey Of Some Amazing Street Art
At Holy Trinity Square in Cartagena, Colombia. 3. Inside a restaurant in Cluj Napoca, Romania. 4. At a town in Willemstad, Curacao. 5. On a street in Punda, Willemstad. [related_articles] 6. On a popular street of Playa del Carmen, Mexico. 7. On a random street in Singapore. 8.
This Man Found the Most Unusual Way to Beat Depression
Cartagena, Colombia 14. Jaisalmer, India 15. Sapa, Vietnam 16. Zhangjaijie, China 17. Lijiang, China 18. Annapurna, Nepal 19. Huacachina, Peru 20. Pokhara, Nepal 21. Paracas, Peru 22. Marina Bay Sands, Singapore 23. Sapa, Vietnam 24. Tayrona National Park, Colombia 25. Jaipur, India 26.
These 26 Glorious Latin-American Locations Will Amaze You
Cocora Valley, Colombia Flickr: eatswords Cocora is actually named after a local princess, who's name meant 'star of water.' The wax palms you see in this spectacular landscape are Colombia’s national symbol; and this valley is the perfect place to see and appreciate them 2.
That's Not Mine - Astounding Drug Busts!
An x-ray of a labrador dog showing parcels of cocaine inserted between the stomach and skin lining by a vet in Colombia prior to export to Europe .
The Most Cleverly Beautiful Kindergartens in the World
Kindergarten in Colombia The Pink kindergarten in Paris. Colorful curtains in a Slovenian kindergarten. [related_articles] Kindergarten in Riga, Latvia Play hut inside a Japanese kindergarten. Modern design at a kindergarten in Indonesia.
These Gardens Will Inspire You to Pay them a Visit
Butchart Gardens, British Colombia, Canada Owned by Robert Pim Butchart, this grand garden, was actually quite small at first, having initially started off as a small garden around Butchart's house. Today, however, it is one of the top tourist attractions in Victoria, British Colombia.
These Incredible Christmas Trees Put All Others to Shame!
Bogota, Colombia 18. Turin, Italy 19. Tokyo, Japan 20. Paris, France 21. Camden, London, UK 21 Gorgeous Christmas Trees From Around the World photos, travel, trees, lights, Christmas, baba recommends, cities, Christmas tree, xmas Christmas just wouldn't be the same without Christmas trees.
16 Wonderful Places That Come to Life in the Spring
Butchart Gardens, Victoria, British Colombia, Canada 15. Garden of Versailles, France 16. Siena, Tuscany, Italy These Stunning Places Are a Must See This Spring!
These Coins Have a Special Worth...
Quarter 10 Pfennig – Germany, 1901 One Crown – Isle of Man, 1996 25 Cent Coin – Bermuda 20 Drachmai – Greece, 1930 5 Hryvnia – Ukraine, 2010 5 Ore – Sweden, 1950 5 Ore – Sweden, 1950 200 Peso – Colombia, 1994 Penny – Australia 2 Dollar Coin – Canada, 1996 1 Dollar Coin – Western Samoa, 1974 6 Kruezer
25 Places I'd Love to Be In Right Now!
In the hammock of a tiny hut in Santa Marta, Colombia. On this porch in Thousand Islands, Canada. In this floating bungalow in the Maldives. In this hot tub boat in Seattle, Washington. In this sculpture on the beach in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. Somewhere in close proximity to this pool.
7 Brain Functions We May Soon Be Able to Control
Thirst The hypothalamus area of the brain controls thirst and inquiring neuroscientists at Colombia University identified two sets of neurons relating to hydration. Via experiments with mice, the scientists activated these neurons.
These 18 Homes Are an Introvert’s Idea of Heaven
Mountains, Austria A Solitary House in Arnarstapi, Iceland A Home on the Hills, Austria A Cabin in the Clouds, Austria Small House on a Slovenian Mountain Range A Cozy Cabin in the Snow, Location Unknown [related_articles] A Wooden House, Location Unknown A Rural Home, Wyoming, USA A Cabin in British Colombia
You've Got to See This Award-Winning Aerial Photography!
Tatacoa Desert, Colombia 8. Infinite Road to Transylvania, Romania 9. Water Lily, Vietnam 10. Infinite Road to Transylvania, Romania 11. Two Moo, South Africa 12. Peace, Spain 13. Concrete Jungle, United Arab Emirates 14. La Vijanera, Spain 15. Motorbike Bridge Over River in Thailand 16.
These Abandoned Places Look So Majestic in Their Loneliness
An abandoned hotel - Hotel del Salto in Colombia. The remains of an old palace in Belgium. An abandoned country house. A nightclub ravaged by fire, Austria. The wreck of a merchant ship that sunk in the Red Sea. What was once a beautiful conservatory. The Orient Express, Belgium.
Nature Has Many Hearts, and They're All Beautiful.
Sippel Heart-shaped rock at Joshua Tree National Park Michael Dorausch A heart of water, rocks and earth, Laguna Beach, California Carrie Cleveland This tree wears its heart where all can see Chrystian Guy Écrins Mountain, French alps Yann Forget Heart shaped ‘Valentine Lake’ - Saxifrage Peak, British Colombia
Here are a Few Frogs With Strange But Fascinating Features
Red-Eyed Tree Frog (Agalychnis callidryas) (By Careyjamesbalboa, Wikimedia Commons ) Native to Central America, Colombia, and Mexico, this brightly-colored insectivorous frog prefers habitats that are termed as neotropical rainforests.
This is How Prison Cells Vary Between Countries...
San Diego Medium-Security Women's Prison, Cartagena, Colombia Inmates at the San Diego Women’s prison in Cartagena get a taste of freedom every night as they change into waitresses, cooks, and dishwashers at “Interno,” a colourful restaurant that is situated inside the facility. 25 of the 180 inmates
These 25 Amazing Archaeological Discoveries Beggar Belief!
The world's wealthiest sunken treasure boat, Colombia Source When the British navy sank the San Jose galleon near Colombia they were actually making the greatest deposit in banking history. Unfortunately, they can not lay claim to the beauty because of the timeless law of finders keepers.