Some Extraordinary Pictures from Around the World

Vienna Carousel
The world's highest chained carousel, located in Vienna, at a height of 117 meters.

Thors Well
Thor's Well a/k/a "the gates of the dungeon" on Cape Perpetua, Oregon. At moderate tide and strong surf, flowing water creates a fantastic landscape.

Emerald Lake
Emerald Lake in the crater of an extinct volcano. Tongariro National Park - New Zealand

Cliff Restaurant
Restaurant on a cliff on the east coast of Zanzibar. Depending on the tide the restaurant can be reached both on foot and by boat.

Madrid Offices
Office of Selgas Cano in Madrid.

Desert with Phacelia (Scorpion Weed). Flowering once in several years.

Cappadocian Balloons
Balloons in Cappadocia.

Dubai. The view from the skyscraper BurjKhalifa. The height of buildings is 828 m (163 floors).
BurjKhalifa Looking Down
And this is the view down

Polish Trees
These trees grow in the forest near Gryfino, Poland. The cause of the curvature is unknown.

Cafe Border
The border between Belgium and the Netherlands in a cafe

Stingray Migration
Twice a year in the Gulf of Mexico rays migrate. About 10 thousand stingrays swim from the Yucatan Peninsula to Florida in the spring and back in the fall.

When Seas Collide
In the resort town of Skagen you can watch an amazing natural phenomenon. This city is the northernmost point of Denmark, where the Baltic and NorthSeas meet. The two opposing tides in this place can not merge because they have different densities.

Chinese Bridge
In the Chinese province of Shandong is a bridge across the Gulf of Jiaozhou. The bridge length over 36 km is calculated for eight car lanes, and is the longest sea bridge in the world.

Lithuania Monument
Day and night. The monument in Kaunas, Lithuania.

Tree Tunnel
An unusual tunnel in California's Sequoia National Park.

French Statue
This statue, created by Bruno Catalano, is located in France.

Family Photo
Family photo

Chinese Traffic Jam
The longest traffic jam in the world recorded in China. Its length is 260 kilometers.

Paris Computer Floor
Paris computer games store. In fact, the floor is absolutely flat

Marcus Levine Artwork
Marcus Levine - slaughtering an artist in the literal sense. He creates his paintings by nailing a white wooden panel. At his latest series of paintings exhibited in a gallery in London, Marcus has spent more than 50 000 pieces of iron.

Buford Population 1
In the city of Buford, WY (USA) lives just one person. He works as a janitor and as a mayor.

Autumn Camoflage
Autumn camouflage

Haus Rizzi
Haus Rizzi - Germany.

Lena Pillars
Lena Pillars. Russia, the Lena River.

Banpo Bridge
Banpo Bridge in Seoul, South Korea.

Favelas of Brazil
Favelas of Brazil. The boundary between wealth and poverty.

Isle Lamu
Lost paradise in the Indian Ocean. Isle of Lamu.

Chicago Balcony Inside
Balcony of floor 103 in Chicago.
Chicago Balcony Outside
From the outside it looks like

Inside a Wave
View of the sunset from inside the wave.

Colored Hills
This is a unique geological phenomenon known as Danxia landform. These phenomena can be observed in several places in China. This example is located in Zhangye, Province of Gansu. The color is the result of anaccumulation for millions of years of red sandstone and other rocks.

Clear Water in Montana
In northwestern Montana, USA. The water is so transparent that it seems thatthis is a quite shallow lake. In fact, it's very deep.

Maldives Airport
Airport in the Maldives is located on an artificial island in the middle of the Indian Ocean.

Lighthouse Keeper
Lighthouse guard in Mare, France must be one of the most courageous people on the planet! Not everyone will have a smoke in such weather, and in such a place!

Storm in Montana
Photo of storm in Montana, USA, 2010

Crescent Skyscraper
Skyscraper-Crescent Crescent Moon Tower in Dubai.

Fog in Sydney, Australia
Heavy fog in Sydney, which enveloped the whole city.

River Over a River
The river above the river: Magdeburg Water Bridge, Germany.

Morning Glory
Morning Glory - kind of clouds observed in the Gulf of Carpentaria in northern Australia

Gibraltar Airport
Gibraltar Airport is one of the most extraordinary airports around the world