10 самых загадочных мест на Земле
#10 – Caño Cristales, Colombia
For most of the year Caño Cristales looks like a usual river. A miracle happens between September and November when the river becomes multicolored. Actually, its is colored with 5 colors (red, green, black, yellow and blue), this is why it is usually called “The River of five Colours”.
#9 – The Bermuda Triangle, Atlantic Ocean
This triangle area locate between San Juan (Puerto Rico), Bermuda and Miami (Florida) has swallowed several planes, ships, and people. No one knows what makes ships and planes disappear. There are lots of theories explaining this phenomenon, but none of them is proven.
#8 – Aokigahara, Japan
Aokigahara is the most popular Japan’s forest. The forest is known for its wind-blocking density of twisted and gnarled trees. The absence of wildlife makes this lace exceptionally quiet and scary. Aokigahara is said to attract ghosts and has been always associated with lots of mysteries.
#7 – Moguicheng, China
This desert locate in China has a scary name – The City of Devils. An old, abandoned city located in this desert is invested with mystery. People who have visited this lace say they’ve heard strange noises of unknown origin.
#6 – Richat Structure, Mauritania
This strange earth structure is located in the Sahara Desert. There are several theories explaining the appearance of this perfectly-shaped circle, but none is them is proven.
#5 – Travertine Pools of Pamukkale, Turkey
These natural mountain pools were created by travertine natural deposits. White terrace pools are filled with crystal-clean blue water.
#4 – McMurdo Dry Valleys, Antarctica
McMurdo Dry Valley is the driest place on earth, which gets only four inches of precipitation a year. The valley is located in the middle of Antarctica, but its surface is completely bare and snow-free. It is not covered with snow and has no terrestrial vegetation. Scientists say the area of McMurdo Dry Valleys resembles the environment of Mars.
#3 – Mount Roraima, Brazil
Mount Roraima is famous for a large flat plateau located on its top. Scientists claim this plateau was created by rains and winds.
#2 – Loch Ness, Scotland
Loch Ness is known for a mysterious monster Nessie that is said to live in its deep waters. The only proofs of monster’s existence are people’s stories and a few disputable pictures.
#1 – The Nazca Lines, Peru
These huge ground drawings that appeared between 400 and 650 A.D, are located in Nazca Desert, Peru. The origin and meaning of these drawings are unknown. Some scientists claim they have a certain religious meaning.