SPAIN - The Benedictine monastery of Santa Maria de Monserrat is built into the mountain and offers visitors a staggering view. Monserrat is translated 'sawed mountain'. It is about 45 km northwest of Barcelona.
Poland's Mysterious Crooked Forest: 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. It is surrounded by a larger forest of straight growing pine trees.
Whitehaven Beach, Queensland, Australia is a 7 km stretch along Whitsunday Island. The island is accessible by boat from the mainland tourist ports of Airlie Beach and Shute Harbour, as well as Hamilton Island.
Welcome to the green heart of the rain forest: Bukit Lawang Lodge is located in Sumatra, Indonesia, on a site adjacent to an orangutan sanctuary. A great wilderness experience. Indonesia Hotel design by Foster Lomas