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Enbekshikazakh District, Kazakhstan

Issyk Lake

The lovely lake that was naturally dammed, then naturally destroyed, then unnaturally saved
22 Sep 2015

100 Wonders: Blood Falls

by Dylan Thuras
15 Sep 2015
Pacific Ocean, Antarctica

Point Nemo

At the point of oceanic inaccessibility, you can't get farther from dry land without leaving the planet
30 Jul 2015
Mount Washington, Massachusetts

Bash Bish Falls

One of the most scenic falls in Massachusetts has a history of death and grim legend
28 Jul 2015
Carezza, Italy

Carezza Rainbow Lake

According to the local folklore, the myriad colors of this lake are the result of a a lovelorn wizard's blunder
17 Jul 2015
Pisgah Forest, North Carolina

Sliding Rock

Who needs fancy modern water slides when this giant North Carolina rock works just as well?
24 Jun 2015
Rummu, Estonia

Rummu Underwater Prison

The ruins of an Estonian prison are drowning in the quarry lake where the convicts were once forced to work
23 Jun 2015
Mono County, California

Hot Creek Geological Site

This naturally heated mountainous creek has created a group of neon blue pools of potentially deadly boiling water
10 Jun 2015
Alashan Meng, China

Mystery Lakes of the Badain Jaran Desert

No one is exactly sure why over a hundred lakes have formed amongst the tallest sand dunes on Earth
01 May 2015
Houston, Texas

The Big Bubble

There is an unmarked red button hidden over Houston's Buffalo Bayou that is just begging to pushed...
13 Apr 2015
Belknap, Illinois

Mermet Springs

Planes, trains, and automobiles have all been sunk as attractions at this Illinois diving spot
20 Feb 2015
Chicago, Illinois

Shipwreck of the Silver Spray

This historic-shipwreck-cum-diving-spot can still be seen poking its boiler out of the Lake Michigan waters that claimed it
17 Feb 2015

Kuang Si Waterfalls

This tiered waterfall is so pretty it may cause visitors to cry tears of their own
13 Feb 2015
Baturiti, Indonesia

Pura Ulun Danu Bratan

This tiny lake temple dedicated to a water goddess seems to float on the surface
06 Feb 2015
Juneau, Alaska

Mendenhall Ice Caves

Breathtakingly blue walls shimmer in the "Glacier Behind the Town"
27 Jan 2015
Hamah, Syria

Norias of Hama

Only a handful of these gorgeous historic waterwheels remain but even those are in danger from local unrest
23 Jan 2015
Jaipur, India

Jal Mahal

More than half of this Indian palace is drowned but it looks all the more spectacular for it
21 Jan 2015
Halbe, Germany

Tropical Islands Resort

It's always summer at the beach inside this former airship hangar
14 Jan 2015
Hangzhou Shi, China

Shi Cheng

China's very own Atlantis is an ornate dynastic city resting at the bottom of a lake
02 Jan 2015

Drangsnes Hot Tubs

A trio of hidden hot tubs takes advantage of Iceland's natural geothermal vents
31 Dec 2014
Lala Khal, Bangladesh

Lala Khal

A beautiful stretch of Bangladeshi river known for its high quality sand is possibly more remarkable for its color changing water
16 Dec 2014
Brighton, England

Remains of the Royal Suspension Chain Pier

Half-drowned wooden stumps and stone blocks are all that remain of a Victorian landing that was destroyed by storms
16 Dec 2014
Imatra, Finland


These Finnish rapids have been attracting tourists for over a hundred years and are now released with the push of a button
05 Dec 2014
Yachats, Oregon

Thor's Well

On the Oregon coast there is a natural hole that seems to be draining the sea
04 Dec 2014

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