Amazing Travel Stories

Places with depressing names

You should be following @sadtopographies on Instagram. No, really! this hilarious account shows places with the most depressing names on earth. Right now (September 2017) there are 156 sad places. Examples below: Mistake Island, Canada Mistake Island, B.C Canada #mistake A post shared by @sadtopographies on Jun 17, 2017 at 12:55am PDT Suicide Bridge, Maryland U.S Suicide Bridge, Maryland U.S #suicide A post shared by @sadtopographies on May 8, 2017 at 12:24am PDT Sad Road, Lancaster KY, U.S. Read more…

By Amazing_Places, ago
America

Salar de Uyuni, Bolivia

One of the most striking sites in Bolivia is Salar de Uyuni – which is the world’s largest salt flat, located in the southwest of the country between the Andes Mountains and it is about 3,700 meters above sea level. The salt flat covers an area of ​​more than 10,000 square kilometers, and the amount of salt is estimated in about 10 billion tons. The breathtaking landscapes of the white salt flat make this place one Read more…

By Amazing_Places, ago
Asia

Kawasan Falls, Philippines

Kawasan falls are located in the south west of Badian province, Cebu Island. It is a three tier cascade, and its water is coming from Kabukalan Spring. The water is very clear and have a distinct turquoise color. The first set of the waterfalls has a height of 40 meters, the second set is 20 meters tall, and the third and uppermost is a lot smaller and around 10 meters tall. It’s a very popular Read more…

By Amazing_Places, ago
Amazing Travel Stories

Destination: Jamaica

Jamaica is quite possibly the most compelling of all the Caribbean Islands. Its diverse and rich culture, spectacular rugged coastline, luxurious beaches, and holiday resorts are unmatched anywhere else in the English-speaking Caribbean. Jamaica has captivated the hearts and minds of all who visit it, especially during its heyday as one of the jet setter’s top destinations in the mid-20th century. Always lively, Jamaica is once again beginning to emerge as a destination for the Read more…

By Amazing_Places, ago
Asia

The tiger’s Nest, Bhutan

The temple of Paro Taktsang, which means The tiger’s Nest, stands up high on the side of a cliff above the Paro Valley in Bhutan. This is an amazing Monastery which is built in a location that seems impossible to reach, at an altitude of 3,120 meters. There are three mountain paths leading to the Monastery. All the structures are connected to each other by steps which were curved out of the mountain’s rock. The inner design of Read more…

By Amazing_Places, ago
Amazing Travel Stories

German tuition is free

You may know that Germany has a well educated population, but here’s something you probably didn’t know about the tuition in Germany – It is free. University fee is totally FREE! for everyone. Yes, even if you are from a different country or even a different continent. There is absolutely no need for a German or a European citizenship, there is also no need for connections or knowing the right people in the right places. Germany Read more…

By Amazing_Places, ago
Europe

Gergeti Trinity Church, Georgia

The most beautiful parts of Georgia are hidden among the peaks of the Caucasus and the north of Georgia. traveling along the Georgian Military Road (Tbilisi >> Russian border) unravel amazing landscapes and captivating historical and religious sites. The Gergeti Trinity Church (also knwon as – Tsminda Sameba), is probably the most mesmerizing of all. The small town of Stepantsminda (formerly Kazbegi) lies on the military road, just a few kilometers from the border with Russia. Stepantsminda is Read more…

By Amazing_Places, ago
Europe

Steinsdalsfossen Waterfall, Norway

Steinsdalsfossen waterfall is located in the town of Steine in the northern part of Fjord Hardenger, Norway. the waterfall is striking and impressive and can be seen well right from the parking lot. Don’y get lazy! climb the short (but steep) path up, at the end of the climb you will find a wide path that passes behind the waterfall itself, this is probably the most beautiful angle through the splashes of water add to the magic. Read more…

By Amazing_Places, ago
Europe

The blue cave, Biševo, Croatia

The blue cave (Croatian: Modra Spilja) is located on the island of Bišovo in south Croatia. a cruise to the blue cave takes about an hour. The unique beauty of this cave derives from the deep blue color of the water that lies within it, since this cave is a marine cave the rays of the sun enter the cave in such a rare way turn their color into a glowing blue turquoise, which makes all Read more…

By Amazing_Places, ago
Europe

Lake Braies, Italy

Lake Braies (in German: Pragser Wildsee) situated in South Tyrol, Italy. The lake is Hidden in the foothills of the Dolomites and is known for its spectacular reflections. you can take a relaxed 1-2 hours leisure stroll around the lake (It is better to go clockwise), Rent a row-boat ( 10€ euros for 30 minutes) or hike up the ridge which is overlooking the lake. TIPs- 1- To hike the ridge, turn west into Route #19, and Read more…

By Amazing_Places, ago