Tree tunnel Northern Ireland: The Dark Hedges is a beech alley planted in County Antrim in the eighteenth century. The ancient gnarly trees form a natural arched tunnel which is now one of the most famous local landmarks.
In a tiny corner of western Poland a forest of about 400 pine trees grow with a 90 degree bend at the base of their trunks - all bent northward. Surrounded by a larger forest of straight growing pine trees this collection of curved trees, or “Crooked Forest,” is a mystery.
I love places like this: where human once built something, then desided not to use it fon one reason or another. I love abandonded railroads, peeling off asphalt, empty houses. I love where nature is showing its power.
"Time has a wonderful way of showing us what really matters." ~Margaret Peters >>>THE DAILY DEEP BREATH: Take a deep breath, exhale, and remember... "DO THE THINGS THAT MATTER." >>>THE FOCUS AND FLOW QUESTION (for meditation, contemplation, and journaling): What has time taught you about what really matters? http://thedailydeepbreath.blogspot.com/2012/10/what-matters.html