The rock pools at Huanglong Natural Preserve, Jiuzhaigou National Park in China's Sichuan province. Pinner writes: "Jiuzhaigou, which means Nine Village Valley, is famed for its series of glacial lakes and the stunning view of the intense turquoise waters - so clear that the surrounding trees and sky were reflected in a sharp mirror image. We continued to be amazed as we alighted from the bus for a closer look at the lakes, spectacular waterfalls and lush foliage."
Glacial lakes: The rock pools at Huanglong Natural Preserve, Sichuan
Calo des Moro Beach, Spain
The Teardrop monument in New York. Around the base of The Teardrop were the names of all those who died on 9/11 – including 26 Russians. In fact the monument was a gift – an expression of grief – from the people of Russia to the US and officially named 'To the struggle against world terrorism'. Vladimir Putin was there when construction began and Bill Clinton attended the dedication ceremony in 2006. Since then, it has been forgotten.
San Alfonso Del Mar , Chile This beach lays between the biggest swimming pool in the world and the biggest ocean on Earth.
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Papakolea Beach , Hawaii This beach is one of the only two Green Beaches in the world. The beach’s olive-colored sand is due to the presence of olivine, a greenish, semi-precious stone from the Pu’u o Mahana cinder cone. The strong waves that hit the base of the cinder cone extract olivine out of the cinder and deposit them on the sand, giving it a unique green color.
Pink Sands Beach, Harbour Island, Bahamas The color comes from small granules of coral mixing with white sand.
World's Largest and deepest pool: San Alfonso del Mar resort in Chile
"Tropical Islands" indoor beach resort in Krausnick, Germany, occupies a former Soviet military airship hangar that is considered to be the biggest free-standing hall in the world
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Baatara Gorge Waterfall, Lebanon: Beautiful Three Tiered Fall which Drops into a Cave - Amazing World Online