(wcsa.world) The Bow Valley Parkway is a scenic winding route between Banff and Lake Louise, and a quieter alternative to the Trans-Canada Highway. The Bow Valley Parkway runs parallel to the Trans Canada, with the Bow River between the two. While both routes are scenic, this route offers much more for visitors.
Top spectacular natural landmarks of the world (P.434) Mývatn: The diverse volcanic landforms in Iceland
(wcsa.world) Lake Mývatn is a large, shallow lake located in the northeastern part of Iceland. It is situated in a region known for its geothermal activity and unique geological features.
(wcsa.world) Porto Seguro is a city located in the far south of Bahia, Brazil. It's known for its stunning beaches, vibrant nightlife, and historical significance as the landing site of Pedro Álvares Cabral in 1500, marking the beginning of Portuguese colonization in Brazil.
Top spectacular natural landmarks of the world (P.433) Los Haitises: The karst masterpiece of mother nature
(wcsa.world) The north-east of the Dominican Republic is dominated by the magnificent Bay of Samaná, a unique place where all Mother Nature’s magic is on display. From the annual migration of the humpback whales to the extraordinary rock formations that appear to float on the surface of the sea, and including some of the most striking virgin beaches in the country, this place offers one surprise after another. And it is here, in the south-western tip of the bay, where you will find the Los Haitises National Park, a privileged setting which demonstrates the wealth of this genuine wonder of nature.
Greatest roads in the world (P.141) Taroko Gorge: One of the most breathtaking driving roads in Taiwan
(wcsa.world) Taroko Gorge Road refers to the Central Cross-Island Highway in Taiwan that passes through the stunning Taroko Gorge in Taroko National Park. The gorge is known for its breathtaking marble cliffs, deep ravines, and lush greenery. The road offers spectacular views of the natural beauty of the area and is a popular destination for tourists and nature enthusiasts.
Top spectacular natural landmarks of the world (P.432) Pink Sands Beach: The unique beach of Harbour Island
(wcsa.world) Pink Sands Beach is a famous beach located on Harbour Island in the Bahamas. It is renowned for its stunning pink-hued sand. The beach stretches for about three miles along the eastern side of Harbour Island and is surrounded by crystal-clear turquoise waters.
(wcsa.world) Ermoupoli is a town located on the island of Syros in the Cyclades archipelago of Greece. It is the capital and main port of the island. Syros is situated in the Aegean Sea and is known for its rich history, cultural heritage, and picturesque landscapes.
(wcsa.world) Little Finland (also known as Hobgoblin’s Playground and Devil’s Fire) is a scenic red rock area, located in a remote section of Clark County, Nevada, south of Mesquite, known for its red rock scenery and strangely-shaped, delicate rock formations. The landscape is similar to Valley of Fire State Park.
(wcsa.world) Nathu La Pass, located in the Indian state of Sikkim, is known for its breathtaking and picturesque surroundings, making it a popular destination for travelers seeking stunning landscapes. The pass sits at an elevation of around 4,310 meters above sea level and serves as a border crossing between India and China.
(wcsa.world) Thorsmork – the Valley of Thor – is situated in the South Highlands of Iceland between the mountain glaciers of Tindfjallajökull and the world-famous Eyjafjallajökull, with Mýrdalsjökul at the rear end of the valley.