We drive north, neatly missing Mark Twain’s Cave, and discovering a wonderful view of the Mississippi in all it’s splendor, flowing wide – and high. On one side of the road train tracks lay between us and the river, and to the other side ponderous limestone cliffs with the odd rockfall edge the other side. 168 more words
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Another incredible natural phenomenon in NZ (that has largely been harnessed for the tourist trade) is that of the glow worm. I visited waitomo in the 90’s and was enchanted by the star-studded caves, in fact- not stars- but lit up by thousands of tiny “glow-worms”. 317 more words
A MYSTERY cave opening were spotted by tourists at Iguazu Falls in Argentina during the recent solar eclipse on March 20, 2015.
The remarkable observation was made by local resident Andrea Vazquez who was visiting the falls together with her family. 146 more words
Giant Crystal Cave is connected to the Naica Mine, located in Chihuahua, Mexico. 300 meters bellow the surface. Its main chamber contains the largest selenite crystals ever found, some of them reaching 11 meters in length, 4 meters in diameter and about 55 tons in weight. 82 more words
The Ghar-e Ali Sadr (Persian: غار علی صدر) is the world’s largest water cave which attracts millions of visitors every year. It is located in Ali Sadr Kabudarahang County about 100 kilometers north of Hamedan, western Iran. 262 more words