These Are the Most Expensive Gems and Minerals on Earth
This stunning green gem is an iron calcium silicate bearing the chemical formula Ca 3 Fe 2 ( SiO 4 ) 3 . Demantoid Garnet is used to treat a number of respiratory illnesses, immune system issues, blocked arteries and finally eyesight. At $3,300 per carat, this gem costs quite a bit. 5.
What Precious Gem Fits Who You Are Inside?
For thousands of years, precious gems have held special meanings in many cultures. Some were considered mystical, while others just gave people a deeper sense of connection with the world. Be that as it may, there are gems for each kind of person, including you!
These 24 Gems and Minerals Will Take Your Breath Away
From gorgeous gems to stunning minerals, it turns out stones can be more colorful than a rainbow and as beautiful as a flower. Here are 24 of the most stunning gems and minerals found in nature.
The Gem Knows: Pick a Gem and We'll Tell You Why You Did!
Nowhere is that more noticeable than when we pick our favorite gem. Precious stones have a wide variation of color and beauty, and for eons they have been used to symbolize personality traits, nobility and personal choices.
Why Cairo is the Middle East’s Gem
Why Cairo is the Middle East’s Gem travel, video, landscapes, history, photography, informative, baba recommends, Middle East, Egypt, cairo Discover the magic of the largest and most impressive desert city in the world!
Who Said Minerals Can't Be As Beautiful As Gems?
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Welcome to Italy's Decaying Gem of Moorish Architecture
In 2013, a local non-profit organization was founded in a last-ditch attempt to find someone to save the decaying architectural gem. In spite of it having no ownership over the castle, the organization promotes it and organizes public viewings from time to time.
This Gorgeous Coastal Town is One of Portugal's Gems...
We invite you to take this tour with us, as we fly above this gem of a city.
Discover Germany's Hidden Gems With This Travel Guide
Here are 10 of Germany's hidden gems that many Germans have probably never visited: Click on images to enlarge 1.
Utrecht is the Netherlands’ Underrated Gem
Just a 25-minute ride from Amsterdam and you can find yourselves in the city of Utrecht, a hidden gem. If you’re looking for a big city with the vibe of a quaint small town, Utrecht may be the perfect choice for you.
Wow! Morocco Really is the Gem of North Africa!
Visiting Morocco isn’t exactly what you would call cheap, but every penny that you spend is totally worth it. This beautiful country has a lot to offer – tasty food, beautiful scenery, hospitable p..
17 Gems Found Amid the Glorious Rocky Mountains
In this spot, you can explore tundra, forests, lakes, and other gems amid the enchanting backdrop of mountains. More information here. Image source 4.
Never Heard of Estonia? It's Eastern Europe's Hidden Gem
Situated in the northern Baltic region of Eastern Europe, Estonia is still a relatively little known hidden gem. Not only is this proud ancient nation eminently affordable, it also boasts medieval cities, riveting history, and majestic coastlines.
10 Recommended and Undiscovered Gems in Greece
Greece is known to be the birthplace of democracy and the Olympics, and some will even say of the entire civilization, but today it is mainly known as a popular tourist destination thanks to known ..
Meghalaya, Gem of the Seven Sisters of Northeastern India
Heading to the northeasternmost part of India, you will find one of the most beautiful hilly states ever to be tread upon by human feet. Meghalaya is a tiny hill state and a stunning treasure of th..
Learn How to Spot Fake Jewelry With This Guide
Fake gems are also often used instead of real ones. It is therefore important to be aware of these things when shopping for jewelry. Here are some simple methods that will help you identify whether a piece of jewelry is real or fake. Metals 1.
With Paul Simon, Every Song is a Relaxing Gem...
Paul Simon (born October 13, 1941) is arguably America's greatest pop singer-song writer. His first major success came as part of the celebrated duo Simon and Garfunkel , but in 1970 he began to wo..
The Magical Geometry of Crystals and How It Came to Be
Why Crystals Have Such Unique Shapes glass, molecule, chemistry, geometrical, gems, diamonds, crystals, geological, volcanic How and why crystals are formed in such distinctive shapes that look like a human must have shaped them.
16 Hidden Gems That Should Be on Everyone's Bucket List
Images: izismile.com 16 Places That Ought to Be on Everyone's Bucket List amazing, nature, travel, beautiful, photography, places, wonders, bucket list How can you make a bucket list without seeing these unbelievably gorgeous hidden gems first?
Italy Has More Hidden Gems Than You Could Ever Imagine...
Italy is overflowing with all kinds of hidden gems – from castles and forests, to waterfalls and botanical gardens rich in exotic plants. These 15 places are shining examples of these gems, with the added benefit of not being very well-known, so they’re not riddled with tourists.
Have You Heard of Aldabra? A Hidden Gem You Need to See
Peschak h/t: www.lifebuzz.com The Hidden World of Aldabra nature, animals, photos, travel, ocean, fish, sea, island Lying in the remote part of the Indian Ocean is the Aldabra coral atoll, a gem of a hidden spot of nature filled with gorgeous sea and bird-life.
10 Beautiful Landscapes that Make Austria a Traveler's Gem
Nestled in the European Alps, lies the Republic of Austria, the birthplace of famous composers like Mozart, Strauss and Haydn, great thinkers like Sigmund Freud, actors like Arnold Schwarzenegger, ..
Canadian Hidden Gem: Visit the Amazing Ontario Ice Caves
View this post on Instagram A post shared by Peter Odlaug (@peterodl) on Dec 30, 2018 at 6:31am PST H/T: narcity.com , dailyhive.com , curiosity.com Canadian Hidden Gem: Ontario Ice Caves tourism, amazing places, amazing photos, travel tips, ice cave, visit, travel in the world, ontario, Lake Superior
These 15 Gems Will Surprise You with Their Hypnotic Beauty
Gemstones aren’t just expensive - they are rare and astonishing in their beauty, and very few are the people who wouldn’t want to wear them as a necklace, ring or earrings. But even before these pr..